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.

Energizer Holdings’ $70 Million Global Media Account Hops Along to UM

It's an expansion of the company's existing relationship with the agency.

Gallo Wines Names UM as Media Agency of Record

The appointment by Gallo Winey follows a review process that began in January.

Ad Industry Couple Raises Over $20,000 to Help Formerly Incarcerated New Yorkers

Be a Good Neighbor initiative provides basic necessities for people leaving prisons during the pandemic.

Unemployed Copywriter Pitches Ryan Reynolds for a Job

Ex-Ogilvy senior copywriter David Valento wrote, produced and edited the video in 3 days

Is Agency New Business Back on Track? It Depends on Who You Ask

There are positive signs, but the RFP process could be forever changed due to Covid-19 and the pervasive use of technology.

Duracell Puts MediaCom in Charge of $84 Million Global Media Account

The appointment follows a review launched in November.

Walgreens Boots Alliance Is Reviewing Its Global Advertising Account

WPP, whose custom Team WBA unit has handled the account since 2017, is defending in the process.

MediaCom Global CEO Stephen Allan Steps Down After 12 Years

Nick Lawson will succeed Stephan Allen in the role of global CEO at MediaCom.

Omnicom Merges Proximity and Rapp Agencies

The resulting company will operate as Rapp Worldwide.

360i Hires Chief Investment Officer From Assembly

Catherine Warburton spent about 6 years with the MDC Partners agency.