AMD Names Finalists

LOS ANGELES — Advanced Micro Devices has named three finalists in the review for its $25-30 million consolidated global account, according to Select Resources International, which is managing the review.

They are: San Francisco agencies McCann-Erickson and Young & Rubicam, as well as LB Works in Chicago. Shops not advancing include D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles in Los Angeles, DDB in San Francisco and Lowe in New York.

Domestic advertising for the Sunnyvale, Calif. microprocesor manufacturer has been handled by Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos in Boston, while Publicis in London has worked on the client’s European account.

A decision is expected in early March.