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Topic: Publicis

Leo Burnett Adds Creative Leader on P&G's Always Kat Gates has worked on several P&G brands

Kat Gates has joined Leo Burnett as a global creative director on Procter & Gamble's Always brand. The position is new and helps to centralize creative leadership in Chicago, where she'll…

May 28, 2014, 5:10 PM EDT

FCB Garfinkel Names New Head of Strategy Kofi Amoo-Gottfried has client-agency background

Kofi Amoo-Gottfried has been named chief strategy officer at FCB Garfinkel, charged with working closely with CEO Lee Garfinkel to expand the New York agency’s offerings.  Amoo-Gottfried, who most recently was…

May 28, 2014, 7:47 AM EDT

Omnicom Exec Says Twitter Deal Is About Mobile, Video, Programmatic Gets early access to new tech

Omnicom Media Group will now get first dibs on some of Twitter’s evolving ad products, including new digital video formats, according to the people involved in a broad media deal…

May 27, 2014, 5:54 PM EDT

Twitter, Omnicom Deal Combines Mobile Ad Forces Media agency commits $230 million, report says

Twitter and Omnicom struck an ad deal today, sources confirmed for Adweek. Omnicom Medial Group is set to spend up to $230 million marketing on the messaging platform over the…

May 27, 2014, 12:13 PM EDT

LinkedIn's Roadshow Heads to Cannes With a new slate of ad offerings, a social network goes deal-making on the Riviera

The Cannes Lions festival has become a tech playground, and LinkedIn has embraced the event to strengthen its industry ties. At last year’s festival, agencies and brands still demanded improved products…

May 20, 2014, 6:16 AM EDT

Publicis Groupe, Facebook Strike Deal Over Instagram and Video Ads [Updated] Data also part of multi-year partnership

Facebook and Publicis Groupe announced a broad ad partnership today drawing another media agency closer to the social network. Facebook’s photo-sharing app Instagram also is part of the multi-year deal…

May 19, 2014, 12:55 PM EDT

Fait Accompli: How the Publicis-Omnicom Merger Died As Wren and Lévy lick their wounds, the only winners are the lawyers

It started in February of last year when John Wren visited Publicis Groupe and admired the company’s stunning Champs Élysées view. Maurice Lévy, CEO of the French agency giant, was…

May 9, 2014, 6:23 PM EDT

10 Provocative Tweets About Omnicom-Publicis #Fail Schadenfreude and humor aplenty

Twitter, as popular with marketers as perhaps any crowd, has seen plenty of interesting comments from industry players about Omnicom and Publicis Groupe calling off their marriage since the development…

May 9, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT

What’s an Appropriate Notice Period for Outgoing Agency Execs? 3 months might be a more reasonable cooling off period

So, not every top executive who leaves a WPP Group or Publicis Groupe agency has to wait six months before starting a new gig. Peter Sherman will join Omnicom Group as…

May 6, 2014, 5:57 AM EDT

AKQA's Wieynk Is Latest Hire by Publicis Global Chief Charged with U.K., Nordic operations

Since taking on global CEO responsibilities at Publicis six months ago, Arthur Sadoun has moved quickly to assemble a new team in the network’s key markets. The latest to join…

May 1, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

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