David Kiley


In what is something of a surprise call, Pat Fallon is said to be close to bringing Southern-accented Bill Westbrook to the colder reaches of Minneapolis to be Fallon McElligott’s […]

For Lowe and SMS: much ado about nothing

Barring a thunderbolt, it seems negotiations between Interpublic Group and WPP Group PLC for the merger of IPG’s The Lowe Group and WPP’s Scali, McCabe, Sloves have faded to black.Additionally, […]

Anthony Hopp Named President At Lintas:Campbell-Ewald

DETROIT – If there was a question about executive succession at Lintas:Campbell-Ewald, it was answered last week when Chevrolet account head Anthony Hopp was named president, putting the 48-year old […]

Nissan Shuffle Shouldn’t Threaten C/D

LOS ANGELES – A change in command at Nissan Motor Corp. will result in a complete overhaul of the company’s marketing staff, sources said, but apparently Chiat/Day – for which […]

More staff layoffs hit McCaffrey

McCaffrey and McCall here had another wave of layoffs last week–impacting between 20 and 30 staffers from different departments, representing about one-fifth of the New York staff, sources said.Chief executive […]

Mercury Moves Up With More Ford Ad Bucks

DETROIT – The Mercury division of Ford has been gaining respect lately since Ford has been giving it more advertising dollars. And next year, when Mercury gets its version of […]

IPG Has a Saab Story: Lowe, McCann to Fight for Biz Globally

The long tentacles of IPG are beginning to close in around Saab on a worldwide basis.The recent Saab assignment to Lowe Brindfors in Sweden might seem like a distant event, […]

Audi Audition Is On — Lord, Dentsu Has Eye on Account

Lord, Dentsu & Partners is hoping to chase the $30-million Audi of America account with all the gusto that won it the ill-fated Amati division business of Mazda last year, […]

THE NEW FOCUS: Tree Looks to Restructure Creative at CME-KHBB/N.Y.

With CME-KHBB’s Midwest creative operations stabilized, worldwide creative director David Tree is expected to turn his attention to the agency’s New York office this week with an announcement that he’ll […]

Four New York shops on scent of Guerline

Guerline Inc., the American subsidiary of the French cosmetics and fragrances company of the same name, is conducting a review for its advertising account, estimated to be worth close to […]