Erik Oster

Erik Oster

Erik Oster is a staff writer for Adweek, where he covers creative, media and strategy agencies. He is a frequent writer for Adweek's AgencySpy blog.

The Marketing Arm Takes the Lead on State Farm’s $615 Million Creative Account

DDB Chicago will remain with the insurance company.

Kimberly-Clark Sends Creative on Childcare Brands to Droga5 and Accenture

David Droga's agency was acquired by Accenture Interactive in April.

Marks & Spencer Makes Christmas Sweaters Cool With a ’90s Anthem

ODD London throws a party for the holidays' most maligned garment.

Why Little Caesars Sent Its $200 Million Creative Account to McKinney

The agency's first work for the longtime Barton F. Graf client is expected in 2020.

Boston Beer Company Taps Goodby Silverstein & Partners for Sam Adams and Truly

Boston Beer sent creative for the two brands to GS&P following a review.

Insurance Giant AXA Sends Majority of $161 Million Global Media Business to WPP

Publicis Groupe retained the creative account and picked up media duties in four markets.

Why This Small New York Agency Bought Barton F. Graf’s Computers

Mo Said, the founder of independent Mojo Supermarket, explains.

E-Cigarette Brands Are Continuing Marketing Efforts Following Juul’s PR Crisis

Juul competitors are continuing business as usual.

GroupM North America CEO Is Out After Less Than a Year

Tim Castree was appointed to the position in December 2018 following a 16-month vacancy resulting from Brian Lesser's departure.

Who Came Out on Top in the Disney Media Review?

The precise breakdown of the account was not entirely clear. Here's how Omnicom and Publicis split the victory.