Erik Oster

Erik Oster

Agencies Reporter
Erik Oster is an agencies reporter for Adweek, where he covers creative, media and strategy agencies. He is a frequent writer for Adweek's AgencySpy.

After Almost 2 Decades, Global Chief Experience Officer Richard Ting Leaves R/GA

Ting also served as co-CCO for the US.

5 Walk Out After Periscope Parent Company Bars Posting About Black Lives Matter

Employees at the Minneapolis agency say Quad also released misleading diversity data.

Publicis Groupe Releases U.S. Diversity Data, Outlines 7 Actions

Agency holding company dedicates $50 million toward inclusion and social justice.

IPG Mediabrands Lay Out 10 Media Responsibility Principles

The new guidelines are intended as a call to action for companies to protect the communities they serve.

Mark Penn’s Stagwell Group Proposes Merger With MDC Partners

Penn took over as MDC Partners CEO following a 2019 investment.

Ex-Omelet Employee Alleges Wrongful Termination After Raising Covid-19 Concerns

Tiffani Harcrow says she was fired after opposing a cruise line campaign. The agency denies the allegations and says it was a layoff.

CBS Moves $180 Million Media Account to Horizon

OMD worked with the client for nearly 12 years.

Legacy Agencies Help Startups Gain Footing in a Slippery Industry

Cartwright, backed by WPP, is the latest example of an agency trend that also includes David, Callen and The&Partnership.

These T-Shirts Honoring Victims of Racist Violence Don’t Make Money for Their Creators

Trigger Change clothing raises funds for the Equal Justice Initiative.

This Creative Collective Is Working to Make Juneteenth a National Holiday

Bay Area creatives launched the #HellaJuneteenth project.