Patrick Coffee

Patrick Coffee

Patrick Coffee is a senior editor for Adweek, where he specializes in covering agencies, brands and industry trends. He is editor of Adweek's AgencySpy blog and Industry Bulletin.

The FBI Visited WPP Media Network GroupM to Investigate a Cyberattack

Incident described as a failed hacking attempt.

McDonald’s Reviews Its U.S. Agency Model and Assigns New Work to Wieden + Kennedy New York

The indie shop will handle a creative U.S. brand project, sources say.

Martin Sorrell Slams Holding Companies’ Data Strategies and Insists Facebook and Google Are Not ‘Frenemies’

S4 founder opened Adweek NexTech by challenging IPG and Publicis.

Read the Memo From Facebook’s Marketing Chief to Agency Partners Regarding Record $5 Billion FTC Fine

Carolyn Everson outlines actions that will 'continue to strengthen us as a company' in her note.

The New CEO of the World’s Biggest Ad-Buying Firm Explains Why Agencies Should Never Own Customer Data

GroupM's Christian Juhl talks Google and impartiality in media.

Vape Brand Juul Hires Former Red Bull, Beats Marketer as First Head of Creative

The company currently faces multiple FDA investigations.

Omnicom’s DDB Names New Global and North American Creative Leadership

Ari Weiss and Britt Nolan take on the roles.

Ad Agency BBH Loses Fight Against Actors Union SAG-AFTRA

Strike attracted celebrities including Tom Hanks and George Clooney.

The U.S. Army Will Eliminate the Majority of Its Internal Marketing Department

Reduction follows an audit and agency review that sent the business to DDB.

WPP’s Grey Names First Global Chief Marketing Officer

Cory Berger joins the agency from Pereira O'Dell, where he was managing director.