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Topic: Publicis

Publicis’ Chief Strategist on the Outsize Impact Mobile Phones Have Had on Advertising

Rishad Tobaccowala says nothing has affected it more

  brightcove.createExperiences(); It's no exaggeration to say Rishad Tobaccowala—chief strategist for Publicis and a member of the Directoire, an internal leadership…

Publicis Promotes Melissa Nelson to President of Its Seattle Office

Accounts veteran will continue to manage the T-Mobile business

Today Publicis announced the promotion of Melissa Nelson to the newly created role of president of its Seattle office. The news comes less than one year after the agency hired…

Ad of the Day: Heineken Honors the Odd Ideas That Can Spark a Downtown Revitalization

One incredibly strong magnet pulls a neighborhood together

If you've lived or worked in a downtown as it came back from the brink of blight, you know that one bold business idea can be the tipping point.  Whether it's…

Saatchi Chairman Kevin Roberts Placed on 'Leave of Absence' Over Gender Comments

CEOs of the agency and Publicis have disavowed him

Saatchi & Saatchi Chairman Kevin Roberts has been asked by his agency's holding company, Publicis Groupe, to take a leave of absence due to his recent, dismissive comments about gender…

Diversity Advocates Are Dumbfounded as Saatchi Chairman Claims Gender Bias Is 'Over'

Kevin Roberts urged to apologize

Depressing. Damaging. Nonsense. Dead wrong. These are just a few of the many terms being used to describe Saatchi & Saatchi chairman Kevin Roberts' recent comments on women in advertising, and…

Pharma Giant GSK Consolidates Its Global Agency Roster Across 4 Holding Companies

Internal memo calls it an 'agency simplification'

In 2015, GlaxoSmithKlein and Novartis completed a deal worth more than $20 billion that combined the two companies' assets. In November of that year, various sources reported that the newly…

7 Campaigns Honored for Creative Excellence in Sports Advertising at the Clio Sports Awards

Publics, R/GA and VML among the winners

Seven agencies walked away with Grand Clio awards Thursday night in New York at the third annual Clio Sports Awards honoring creative excellence in sports advertising and marketing. The ceremony, which…

Publicis Just Inked a Huge Data Deal With Mobile Powerhouse Tencent, Owner of WeChat

Holding company will access Chinese treasure trove

Adweek reported earlier this week that Tencent was about ready to open up the data spigot with ad agencies. Today, the Chinese mobile-marketing powerhouse made a big move on that front, inking…

Grey Toronto Wins Grand Effie for Ads Urging Kroger to Change Its Open-Carry Gun Policy

'Groceries Not Guns' takes top prize, a first for Canada

Grey in Toronto nabbed the first Grand Effie award for a Canadian agency tonight at the Effie Awards. The win, for the "Groceries Not Guns" campaign, makes Moms Demand Action the…

McDonald's Is Putting the Squeeze on Agency Profitability, Making the Ad Industry Uneasy

Sources say the fast food giant's demands are 'unheard of'

The ongoing McDonald's creative review initially included all three of the ad industry's largest holding companies. But WPP made headlines earlier this month for bowing out (leaving incumbents Publicis and…

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