Kia Motors Shifts Final Creative Pitches

LOS ANGELES Kia Motors America has moved final presentations for its $270 million creative review from its original scheduling this week to Nov. 29-30, sources said.

MDC Partners’ Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners, New York, will lead off Monday, followed by independent Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago. On Tuesday, Omnicom Group’s GSD&M, Austin, Texas, will present first, followed by the incumbent agency, independent davidandgoliath, Los Angeles.

The Irvine, Calif.-based automaker declined comment.

Kia’s sales through September topped 203,000 vehicles, according to manufacturer-supplied data.