Richard Williamson


Fitzgerald Adds LongHorn

DALLAS Atlanta-based Rare Hospitality has hired Fitzgerald + Co. as creative agency for its flagship LongHorn Steakhouse restaurant chain after a review, the client said. Fitzgerald’s first campaign will break […]

Laughs, Shocks Define Anti-AIDS Effort

NEW YORK Seven agencies have contributed to a multi-platform global campaign designed to raise AIDS awareness. The effort breaks today, World AIDS Day.The initiative supports the Global Media AIDS Initiative […]

Georgia Power Hits the ‘On’ Switch

DALLAS A Fitzgerald + Co. campaign for Georgia Power highlights the word “on” to illustrate the tagline: “We’re on so you can be.”Launched this week, the campaign includes two 30-second […]

Celebrity Cruises in Play

BOSTON Celebrity Cruises has confirmed launching a review of its estimated $30 million ad account, which has been held by Havas’ Arnold here since 2002.A client representative offered no further […]

Calvin Klein Touts Sportswear via TV

DALLAS In an effort to entice holiday shoppers, Calvin Klein breaks a TV effort today for various product lines.This marks the first TV work for Calvin Klein’s sportswear and related […]

BooneOakley Touts Rather’s HDNet Debut

DALLAS BooneOakley’s ads for Dan Rather’s debut on satellite network HDNet depict a microphone that resembles a hand grenade.The full-page print ads that broke today are the first work by […]

Eisner Closes Doors After 67 Years

DALLAS Long-struggling Eisner Communications in Baltimore on Friday closed it doors after 67 years in operation.Approximately 50 employees who lost their jobs on Friday did not receive their final paychecks, […]

Select Comfort Moves to McKinney

DALLAS Select Comfort has chosen Havas’ McKinney for creative chores following a review, the client has confirmed.The shop in Durham, N.C., succeeds Havas sibling Euro RSCG of New York on […]

Retailer Shifts to Richards

DALLAS Apparel retailer Goody’s today named The Richards Group as lead agency after a review, the client said.Goody’s spent $20 million on advertising in 2005 and $7 million through August […]

Orkin Reviews Interactive

DALLAS Pest control specialist Orkin is expected to name finalists this week as it searches for a new interactive agency, sources said.The client is now mulling six undisclosed semifinalists for […]