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Charlotte Beers: Lonely at the Top What keeps women from climbing the corporate ladder all the way up?

She’s one of the few females to run a major ad agency. But Charlotte Beers is also known for some more colorful moments: like the time she took apart and…

February 29, 2012, 12:25 AM EST

Ad of the Day: Cisco Firm returns to its roots in a spot with anthropomorphic robots

Amid investor concerns that Cisco was losing its focus after making misguided acquisitions in the consumer market, the company launched a sweeping corporate reorganization last year that returned the firm…

January 25, 2012, 12:20 PM EST

Philips Taps Ogilvy for Its Global Creative Account Decision ends incumbent DDB's long tenure

Philips' decision to hire Ogilvy & Mather for its global creative business marks the end of DDB's long tenure on the brand. The creative selection comes a month after Philips completed…

December 13, 2011, 12:02 PM EST

OgilvyWest Names CP+B Veterans CCOs Duo to oversee L.A., S.F. creative

Ogilvy & Mather has hired two of Crispin Porter + Bogusky’s high-level creatives to oversee work at its West Coast offices, Ogilvy announced Tuesday. Veteran CP+B executive creative directors James Dawson-Hollis…

October 26, 2011, 8:28 AM EDT

Ogilvy Hires Executive Creative Director Nabs Emmy-winning Caputo from CP+B to start on AmEx

Ogilvy & Mather New York hired Gerard Caputo as an executive creative director, starting on the agency's American Express account and reporting to North American Chief Creative Officer Steve Simpson. Caputo…

October 20, 2011, 4:04 PM EDT

Philips Weighs 4 Shops for Global Creative Account Annual media spending estimated at $500 million

Four contenders are preparing for final pitches on the creative side of Philips' global advertising review. Client executives have briefed the shops—Ogilvy & Mather; TBWA; Leo Burnett; and the incumbent, DDB—and…

October 19, 2011, 4:41 PM EDT

Nancy Vonk on The Agency Training Problem Budget cuts, time constraints are contributing factors

Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin have discussed launching a training consultancy geared toward creative staffers for months since a lack of training has plagued the industry for years. The duo, who've…

September 20, 2011, 6:40 AM EDT

Vonk and Kestin Launch Training Consultancy Ex-O&M creative leaders fill a void in advertising

Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin have turned the dearth of training in the ad industry into a business model. Vonk and Kestin, co-chief creative officers of the Toronto office of Ogilvy…

September 19, 2011, 12:00 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Burger King UFC's Anderson Silva belts out his high-pitched love for the Mega BK Stacker

There's nothing funnier than a very manly man doing very un-manly things—or at least, advertisers seem to think so, given how often that theme pops up in ads. Ogilvy Brazil…

September 1, 2011, 2:11 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Gap Brand gets real with documentaries about its 1969 denim design team

If you're just the average artsy young consumer, Gap really wants you to buy its jeans. The clothier is rolling out a major new advertising push that seeks to position Gap…

August 2, 2011, 1:03 PM EDT