David Kiley


IPG has a Saab story

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 […]

RESTRUCTURING?: DDB Needham Detroit May Make Major Changes This Week

DDB Needham Detroit will most likely announce a major restructuring of its office, perhaps as early as this week, according to more than one source close to the agency.The office […]

General Motors Jump Starts Launch of Gold MasterCard

CHICAGO – General Motors executives last week launched its GM Gold MasterCard. A $50-$60 million advertising campaign by D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles/Bloomfield Hills, Mich., which beat out McCann-Erickson for […]

For Olds, it was Burnett once again — By Keeping GM Division at His Shop, Fizdale Survives Biggest Test Yet

In what will likely be the defining moment of his career as chairman, ceo & chief creative officer at Leo Burnett Co., Rick Fizdale came up a winner in saving […]

Clients Try CME-KHBB’s World Order

NEW YORK – CME-KHBB, which became Saatchi & Saatchi’s third global advertising network last September when Campbell-Mithun-Esty joined with S&S’s London-based KHBB, has reeled in three clients that will experiment […]

Clients try CME-KHBB’s world order

CME-KHBB, which became Saatchi & Saatchi’s third global advertising network last September when Campbell-Mithun-Esty joined with S&S’s London-based KHBB, has reeled in three clients that will experiment with the agency’s […]

BMW Gives Shops Two Routes

BMW of North America is expected to view presentations from the five ad agencies contending for its $70-million account during the first week of February. The agencies now must decide […]

Porsche Limits Agency Hunt to Western Shops

RENO, NEV. – For Porsche, the word is out: East Coast agencies need not apply. Porsche Cars of North America, which unexpectedly fired Fallon, McElligott/Minneapolis two weeks ago, will meet […]

Meldrum & Fewsmith Lands OfficeMax

OfficeMax president Michael Feuer has not commented since the review began last month, and to date has not confirmed the review. But industry sources confirmed that Meldrum & Fewmsith won […]

Fallon McElligott: Long Shot In $140-Million Olds Review

DETROIT – Executives at WPP Group agencies, and those familiar with the $140-million Oldsmobile review, were puzzled last week as to why WPP Group’s Fallon McElligott, was still a contender […]