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Topic: Publicis

Here’s How We Size Up the Potential Bidders for IPG

Elliott Management's stake fuels the chatter

The lull following Elliott Management becoming Interpublic Group’s third-largest shareholder has been filled in recent weeks with swirling rumors about who might buy the No. 4 holding company. The banter persists…

Washington's Lottery in Final Stages of Review

Cole & Weber is incumbent

Washington’s Lottery is in the final stages of a review, with a successful bidder expected to be announced Aug. 15 and begin work on Nov. 8, a state rep confirmed. The…

7 Agencies Chase Infiniti's Global Account

Annual media spending totals $450 million

Infiniti Motor Co. will meet with more than a half-dozen agencies before selecting a handful of finalists to pitch its global creative account. The meetings are taking place this week, with…

Creepy Ads Ask, Do You Know What Your Kids Are Finding Online?

Few children tell adults, advocacy group says

Here's a spot-on, if disturbing, visual for how kids stumble across disturbing images and video while browsing online. The online and print campaign, for child-safety nonprofit Innocence in Danger, features images…

Sir Martin Sorrell Speaks From the Croisette on Publicis-Omnicom and Content

And keeping an eye on the World Cup

CANNES, France—WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell, in a sitdown with Adweek in the sun-dappled MediaCom suite at the Martinez hotel, continued his dissection of the failed Publicis-Omnicom merger. "It didn't do…

Condé Nast, Publicis, Google Launch Luxury Agency La Maison

Vogue design director to oversee content creation

Condé Nast is lending its luxury know-how to a new venture with Publicis Worldwide and Google. Called La Maison, the service will provide luxury clients with consumer insights, content and…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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