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Topic: Mark O'Brien

The Boys Club of Chief Creative Officers Finally Gets Some Female Faces

Women claim 6 top roles in 6 months

After years of withering criticism about the dearth of women leading creative departments, the industry finally seems to be listening. Six women have been named to creative chief positions—at FCB, Young &…

DDB Australia's Chris Brown Takes New York CEO Role

Peter Hempel shifts to CEO of DDB Group

DDB has reached into its Australian group again to find a leader for its New York office. Chris Brown, who since 2012 has been Australian CEO of DDB Group, is now…

DDB Seeks a New President in San Francisco

Mike Harris heads to L.A. production company

DDB is seeking a new president for its San Francisco office, as Mike Harris heads to a production company in Los Angeles. Harris (pictured here) had led the office—and a now…

DDB and Wells Fargo Split After 18 Years

4 finalists chase the bank's creative business

DDB’s long tenure on Wells Fargo bank has ended. The agency has worked on the brand since 1995. But with two other Omnicom Group shops—BBDO and TBWA\Chiat\Day—reaching the final round of…

McGuinness Leaves DDB Chicago for Chobani

Agency names Paul Gunning as new chief

The Chicago office of DDB is losing its president and CEO but filling the role with a familiar face. Peter McGuinness, head of the office since 2011, is moving back to…

DDB West Adds a President

Ex-twofifteenmccann exec starts this week

DDB has plucked a top executive from twofifteenmccann to help lead its West Coast operation. Mike Harris, chief strategy officer at twofifteenmccann, today assumes the new role of president of DDB…

DDB Seeks New Biz Chief for U.S.

Snow returns to NBA

DDB is seeking a new business development chief amid the exit of Brandon Snow, which leaves open a critical position at the Omnicom Group agency. Snow, who assumed the role of…

DDB Fills Chicago CEO Opening

Gotham's McGuinness accepts offer to run office there

DDB has finally found its new president and CEO for Chicago.  Peter McGuinness, CEO of Gotham in New York, has accepted an offer to lead DDB's Second City operation. He fills…

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