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Topic: R/GA

With So Many Americans Dropping Cable, Will Cord Cutting Doom TV as We Know It?

Observers argue the pace of change is greatly exaggerated

Cord cutting is happening; that much is not up for debate. Some 300,000 Americans dropped cable service last quarter, and analysts are calling it good news for providers because the…

Who's Leading the Way for Marketers Among the Biggest Social Networks?

Agency vets discuss benefits and challenges

Statistics and think pieces aside, one fact becomes clearer by the hour: The world’s largest social media platforms will play an increasingly larger role in the digital marketing equation moving…

Why Tech Rebels Like Uber, Jet and Fitbit Are Embracing Traditional Advertising

Creative agencies are helping them go mainstream

Those who follow tech startups may have noticed a peculiar trend lately: traditional ads created by traditional agencies to promote some of Silicon Valley's favorite "unicorns." In May, wearables pioneer Fitbit…

Wolff Olins' First North American President Wants to Change How Consumers Experience Brands

Former Amazon, R/GA creative director takes reins

Brand consultancy Wolff Olins announced this week it has hired Tim Allen as its first North American president. Allen brings a colorful, nontraditional career in branding and design to the new…

After Abrupt Exit From R/GA, Seth Solomons Named North American CEO of Wunderman

Returns to agency where he worked in the 1990s

After a surprisingly brief stint as U.S. president for R/GA, Seth Solomons has now been named North American CEO for Wunderman. Solomons joins the company as global CEO Mark Read continues…

Facetime: Adweek’s Annual Watch Awards and Some Summertime Celebrations

Popsugar Style Sessions, GQ Screening and more

Agency luminaries gathered for Adweek’s second annual Watch Awards in New York, and Michael Kassan hosted the media world for a summer cocktail fete in East Hampton. Here's a look…

R/GA Appoints New Global Chief Strategy Officer, Parts Ways With N.Y. Managing Director

More changes at agency's New York office

R/GA confirmed to Adweek today that it has promoted a new global chief strategy officer and parted ways with its New York managing director of planning. This news marks the…

What Digital Creatives Keep on Their Desks: Poop Emojis, Alien Sculptures and Axes

From inspiring to just weird stuff

If there's one thing agencies are known for, it's a quirky work environment that's a far cry from typical corporate offices—including some seriously creative decor.  Adweek snooped around a handful of…

Sean Lyons Returns to R/GA as U.S. President

Havas digital chief led Nike account at R/GA for 5 years

R/GA has hired agency veteran Sean Lyons to serve as president of its U.S. operations less than two months after parting ways with former president Seth Solomons. Lyons, who currently serves…

Check Out 9 of the Year's Best Written, Directed and Produced Videos

Watch Awards production winners set the industry's bar

Online videos are often gauged by little more than their view counts, but each year, Adweek's Watch Awards try to dig a bit deeper and honor videos based on the…

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