Topic: Tom Carroll

A Look Back at 8 of the Best Ice Bucket Videos From Creative Agencies

McCann, TBWA get personal

With ice bucket challenge videos from creative agencies slowing to a trickle on YouTube, here’s a look back at eight of the most memorable ones—a truly global mix that includes…

Troy Ruhanen Is TBWA's New Global Chief

Tom Carroll becomes chairman

Omnicom Group evp Troy Ruhanen is the new chief at TBWA, replacing Tom Carroll, who has been president and CEO since 2007, Omnicom confirmed. Carroll has been bumped to chairman. Jean-Marie…

Laurie Coots Leaves TBWA, Her Shop for 29 Years

To-do list includes consulting, editing but not an agency job

Laurie Coots, the tireless TBWA veteran that epitomized the phrase, "Chiat/Day and Night," is leaving the agency world after 29 years at TBWA and the old Chiat/Day. Coots has a lot…

First Mover: Robert Harwood-Matthews

When he's not learning American football, TBWA's new man in N.Y. is building up the flagship office

Specs Age 42 New gig President, TBWAChiatDay, New York Old gig Group president, TBWA U.K. As soon as you arrived at TBWAChiatDay N.Y., one of the agency’s largest clients, Vonage, went into review. What’s…

TBWA Finds New Suit to Lead N.Y.

CEO's choice is an insider from London

TBWA CEO Tom Carroll looked within to find a new suit to lead the agency’s New York office. Robert Harwood-Matthews, group president of TBWA U.K. for the past three years, next…

4A's Conference: Brief Questions Yield Simple Truths

What would you change? What's essential?

Sometimes the simplest questions yield the most interesting answers. Such was the case today at the 4A's Transformation Conference in Beverly Hills, Calif. In separate panel discussions, ad industry leaders ticked…

Graf's 'Tom'-foolery in First Spot for Kayak

Tit for tat with old boss Tom Carroll goes back years

It has been years since Gerry Graf worked at TBWA\Chiat\Day, but that doesn’t mean he can’t goof on an old boss there. Yes, the inspiration for "Mr. Carroll," the cane-waving codger…