Mark Penn’s Stagwell Group Proposes Merger With MDC Partners

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

AlmapBBDO Wins Cannes Lions Agency of the Decade

Wieden + Kennedy Portland designated top indie shop.

At NewFronts, Digitas Debuts Trailer for Documentary About Sexism in the Culinary Industry

The film is a tie-up with KitchenAid.

Apple Wins 20 Pencils at D&AD Awards

Burger King also had a good showing thanks to the Moldy Whopper.

How the Lessons of Quarantine Will Reshape Advertising’s Creative Process

Scrunched timelines, less travel and Zoom meetings are challenging old ways of working.

French Agency Rosapark: ‘We Will Be Rethinking the Name of Our Agency’

Exclusive: Founders "fully understand" why the name is being scrutinized.

Ad Spending Is Expected to Drop 10% This Year. Here’s Why It Could Have Been Worse

GroupM's mid-year forecast shows a landscape that's stark but salvageable, with "pent-up demand" expected to help regain ground.

This Creative Brought a Magical World to Life Using Virtual Reality

Barbarian’s executive creative director leans into her love of emerging tech.

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.

Meet Adweek’s LGBTQ Stars; Previewing the Virtual NewFronts: Monday First Things First

Plus, Twitter delivers incredible Black Lives Matter billboards.