Topic: McCann Worldgroup

McCann's Newly Promoted North American President Is Getting Expanded Duties

Chris Macdonald's responsibilities extend beyond New York

Chris Macdonald has been promoted to president of McCann North America, reflecting his role in the agency's recent wave of new business wins since the Brit moved to the U.S.…

McCann Creative Shop in San Francisco Names Its First President

Kelly Johnson promoted at twofifteenmccann

Kelly Johnson has been promoted to president at twofifteenmccann, San Francisco, a new role at the McCann Worldgroup agency following a recent surge in new business. Johnson has been managing director at…

This Snack Company's Ads Suggest Several Evil Ways Not to Share With Co-Workers

Fun, strange work from McCann Colombia

When it comes to snacking, let's be honest. No one really wants to share. If you quibble with that, you're either lying or you're nicer than most people. But sometimes you're…

Leader of McCann's General Motors Account Will Take on Even Bigger Role

Bill Kolb named president, diversified agencies

Bill Kolb, the McCann Worldgroup rising star who has been overseeing all of the company's General Motors' business, has been promoted to president, diversified agencies, a new role where he'll…

U.S. Army Extends McCann Worldgroup Relationship Through Summer 2017

Meanwhile, its review slogs on

The U.S. Army has extended McCann Worldgroup's contract for recruitment advertising services through September 2017, nearly a year and a half past its original expiration date. This development does not derail…

IPG Creates a Bespoke Ad Agency Team to Help Launch LATAM Airlines

The largest airline group in Latin America

Interpublic is creating a new agency group led by McCann Worldgroup and IPG Mediabrands to work for LATAM Airlines, which is now the largest airline group in Latin America after…

McCann Worldgroup Has a New Chief Client Officer

Nannette LaFond-Dufour already oversees L'Oréal

McCann Worldgroup is promoting Nannette LaFond-Dufour, the lead on the company's L'Oreal business, to chief client officer. The Paris-based president of the McCann Beauty Team, who is relocating to Manhattan…

Gustavo Martinez Expands His Global Leadership Team at JWT

Lyle Tick leaves Bacardi to take business development role

JWT CEO Gustavo Martinez continues to build his senior management team, adding Lyle Tick as global chief growth officer, a new position at the WPP Group agency. Tick most recently was…

Q&A: Why McCann's Rob Reilly Still Gets Excited for Super Bowl Ads

And how the former CP+B exec is creating a new global creative powerhouse

Specs Who: Rob Reilly New gig: Global creative chairman, McCann Worldgroup Old gig: Worldwide chief creative officer, Crispin Porter + Bogusky Age: 45 Why did you create this year's first "Super Clio," recognizing the best Super Bowl…

U.S. Army Is Reaching Out to Agencies Again for $500 Million Account

McCann Worldgroup retained business in 2011

The U.S. Army's account is up for grabs again, a few years after McCann Worldgroup retained the business in April 2011 in a hard-fought battle. The Army is about to issue…