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CES 2015: That's a Wrap

Executives share their takeaways from the week in Las Vegas

6 Marketing Experts Tell You What You Need to Know About CES 2015

A chat with the smartest people in the room

Given the mass and scale of CES, everyone could use a shortcut to the big takeaways of the three-day tech extravaganza. Most agencies attending CES ran curated tours of the…

CES Needs to Have a Much Larger Focus on Mobile to Stay Relevant

Starcom MediaVest Group CEO only saw small advances this year

In order for CES to remain meaningful for both her clients and employees, Starcom MediaVest Group CEO Laura Desmond would like to see a much greater emphasis placed on advances…

Starcom Defends Another Key Account in A-B InBev

Brewer review comes amid shop's defense of Samsung

Another major Starcom account is in review. The agency that's defending its turf in Samsung's global review also finds itself in the hot seat on its Anheuser-Busch InBev business in the…

Starcom MediaVest CEO Becomes Chair of Ad Council

Laura Desmond praised as one of the industry's 'most respected leaders'

Starcom MediaVest Group's global CEO Laura Desmond today was named board chairman of the Advertising Council. Desmond succeeds Debra Lee, CEO of BET Networks.  The appointment continues the Ad Council's tradition…

Multicultural Marketing Requires a Whole-Market Approach

Culture is often underleveraged

The much touted diversity in advertising—the notion that advertisers have finally awakened to the growth opportunities grounded in the multihued population explosion taking place in the U.S. today— is at…

Ogilvy's 'Sketches' for Dove Takes Grand Effie

Popular campaign continues to rack up awards

The applause for Dove’s “Sketches” campaign from Ogilvy & Mather continued tonight, with the brand and agency claiming the top prize at the Effie Awards in New York. A jury of…

Facebook Video Ad Tools Hold Promise for Targeted Views

New features come on the heels of major agency deal

Facebook video spots are getting new interactive components meant to drive more views for brands. The announcement coincided neatly with the social network’s ad deal with Starcom MeidaVest Group last…

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…

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…