J. Dee Hill

Publicis Recruits Top Creatives

Publicis in Mid America has added two creative heavyweights to its Dallas team.Mike Fazende, former executive creative director at DDB Dallas, and Richard Crispo, ex-vice president and creative director at […]

TOPS in Dallas: Ackerman, DDB

The Dallas Advertising League awarded its top prizes to Ackerman McQueen and DDB at the club’s TOPS ceremony last week.Best of show and best of broadcast went to Ackerman for […]

Temerlin Snares ExxonMobil Corporate

DALLAS – Temerlin McClain has won the estimated $10-20 million corporate advertising account of ExxonMobil. There was no review. Sources said Temerlin had courted the unawarded account of the $2 […]

Sewell Hears Closing Statements

Four agencies have made final presentations in the review for Sewell Automotive’s$5-10 million account, sources said.The contenders are Launch Partnership, Irving, Texas; and Levenson & Hill, The Richards Group and […]

Changing Casino Magic’s Luck

The Loomis Agency has been awarded the estimated $5-10 million advertising account of Casino Magic.The Dallas shop’s mission is to relaunch the Bossier City, La., gaming operation. No review was […]

Hospital Co-op Taps Square One

Square One has bested a group of local contenders to win the advertising account of hospital cooperative VHA.Capitalized billings for the primarily business-to-business account are estimated at $5-10 million.The Irving, […]

Addy Awards Are Presented in Texas, Arkansas

As Olympic contenders vied for gold last week, advertising agencies did the same at Addy competitions held across the Southwest.The Austin Advertising Federation awarded its best of show prizes for […]

BBDO, Stan & Lou Are the Best

BBDO and Stan & Lou Advertising took top honors at the Houston Advertising Federation’s Addy awards this past weekend.BBDO in Houston won best of show in the broadcast category for […]

Publicis Adds New-Business Boss

Phil Jacobs has joined Publicis in Mid America in the newly created position of executive principal and chief marketing officer. Jacobs, 47, becomes one of three principals in Publicis’ Dallas […]

Temerlin Eases American Into Post-Sept. 11 World

American Airlines’ newest set of commercials is transitional, advancing the carrier’s advertising message beyond reacting to the events of Sept. 11.Two 60-second commercials, which retain a patriotic flavor, broke Feb. […]