David Lipin

Mendelsohn/Zien, BMW Head for the Mountains

Mendelsohn/Zien’s latest TV commercial for BMW could take a road trip beyond its home turf in the automaker’s Western region. The 30-second spot, titled “Dictionary,” began airing last week in […]

Odyssey Finds a Golfing Enemy: the Greenkeeper

Backed by what it calls “extensive research,” Matthews/Mark is launching ads for Odyssey that comi cally blame the greenkeeper for all golf putting follies. The San Diego agency launches four […]

Another Senior Manager Arrives to Boost C-E/West

After a sluggish year in which it won no new business, Campbell-Ewald/West is hoping some added executive firepower can make a difference. The Warren, Mich.-based agency is sending Jeff Scott, […]

Healthy Living Account in Play

LOS ANGELES-The California Department of Health Services is looking for an advertising agency to craft a campaign offering the same sage advice mothers have been giving their children for generations. […]

Layoffs at Ground Zero

LOS ANGELES-Ground Zero is the latest shop to trim its workforce as a result of the slowing economy. Jim Smith, president of the Marina del Rey, Calif., agency, confirmed that […]

Ogilvy Wins Mag-Lite Account

LOS ANGELES-Ogilvy & Mather, which is still basking in the glow of a major account win earlier this year, has something else to boast about. The agency has been tapped […]

California Reviews Health Account

The state health department is looking for an advertising agency to offer the same sage advice mothers have been giving their kids for generations.The California Department of Health Services has […]

Riester-Robb Expanding Into L.A., Salt Lake City

Continuing its expansion in the West, Phoenix-based Riester-Robb has acquired Utah ad agency Harris & Love and is opening an office in Los Angeles. Riester established a Bay Area office […]

Bates, PacSun Get Close to Teens

With ads that feature real surfing and skateboarding teens talking about their hip boardware, Bates USA West has become the latest proprietor of reality television. The Irvine, Calif., agency has […]

Wieden Hires Camp

As Diet Coke gears up for a new campaign, its agency, Wieden + Kennedy, is hiring a new creative director for the brand. Roger Camp joins the Portland, Ore., shop […]