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Mother Launches Its Own Media Agency

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Media by Mother will initially operate out of New York, led by Accenture and WPP vets.


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Agency Network 180 Opens New York and MENA Offices

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The agency, which in the last year has brought on brands including Rockstar, Under Armour, Pepsi, Mirinda and Mountain Dew, looks to add to a client list that also includes [...]

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WPP Hires Rob Reilly as Global Chief Creative Officer

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He joins following a 7-year run at McCann Worldgroup.

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Ogilvy Hires James Kinney to Serve as Global DEI Lead

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James Kinney will serve as WPP-owned Ogilvy's new DEI lead.

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Chief Diversity Officer Departs Publicis Groupe

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The loss of Publicis' chief diversity officer comes as ad agencies continue to grapple with promises of greater inclusion and aims to root out racism.

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You & Mr Jones Hires Chief People Officer As It Sets Sights on Further Expansion

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The company is hiring for approximately 300 positions.

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Exclusive: Cannes Lions Says It Will Move Forward With an In-Person Festival in 2021

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Even with a Covid-19 vaccine rollout, advertisers are hesitant to travel to the French Riviera in June.

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Bed Bath & Beyond Selects Muh-tay-zik Hof-fer as Lead Brand Agency

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The appointment comes as the retailer undergoes transformation efforts led by CEO Mark Tritton.

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T-Mobile Names IPG’s Initiative as US Media Agency of Record

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This follows a review after it merged with Sprint last year and aims to compete with AT&T and Verizon.

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The Mill Fires Chicago Managing Director Over Tweets Supporting Trump’s Election Reversal

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According to a source with knowledge of her deleted tweets, Hilbert expressed her support for Trump's baseless claims of election fraud and viciously criticized Republican leaders who did not stand [...]

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Former Leaders of Ogilvy’s Brand Consulting Practice Start Consultancy

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Joanna Seddon and Nik Gharekhan have named their new firm Presciant.

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McCann Promotes Chris Macdonald to CEO and Chairman

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McCann has made new appointments within its team.

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Camp + King Snaps Up AOR Duties for Purpose-Led DTC Unicorn Grove Collaborative

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The natural household and personal care company is valued at around $1.2 billion and is poised for a big 2021.

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McCann New York Hires Perry Fair for New Creative Role

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He’ll primarily work on Verizon, its largest client.

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Animated Cessation Ads Lean Into Empathy to Inspire Quitting Nicotine

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"What we can’t do anymore is make smokers and vapers feel guilty and like they've done something wrong," she added. "We have to be so much more empathetic."

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When Brands Should Shut Up; The Richards Group’s DEI Future: Thursday’s First Things First

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Welcome to First Things First, Adweek’s daily resource for marketers. We’ll be publishing the content to First Things First on Adweek.com each morning (like this post), but if you prefer [...]