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2011-06-16 07:00:00

Agency will help refresh iconic brand across multiple channels WASHINGTON, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced that it has selected BBDO New York to be its first fully integrated agency partner. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) BBDO New York, a global agency network expert in building awareness of brands across all communication channels, will help make the iconic 130-year-old Red Cross brand more relevant and...

2010-07-07 07:30:00

NEW YORK, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Advertising Council, in partnership with Autism Speaks, North America's largest autism science and advocacy organization, announced today the launch of a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) designed to raise awareness about autism and to empower parents to take action if their child is not meeting certain developmental milestones. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2010-05-04 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Save the Children and The Advertising Council announced today the launch of a national multimedia public service advertising (PSA) campaign designed to raise awareness of the preventable and treatable causes of childhood death in the developing world. The new campaign shows Americans that they can have a significant impact on saving and improving the lives of at-risk children and newborns by supporting the deployment of local health workers. To view the...

2010-01-07 12:29:00

CEO of BBDO New York to Head Communications Committee; Radio Programming Pioneer to Chair Development Committee SHORT HILLS, N.J., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation today announced John Osborn, President and CEO of BBDO New York, has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors. Joining him is John M. McConnell, founder of McConnell Media, LLC. As Chair of the Communications Committee, Osborn will manage the strategic...

2009-01-15 09:00:00

Just Released Big Won 2008 Survey Ranks BBDO the Most Awarded Agency Network in the World Across Every Marketing Communications Discipline for 2nd Year in a Row Eight BBDO Agencies Ranked #1 in Their Respective Countries Four BBDO-Created Campaigns Rated the Most Awarded in the World in Their Categories Completes Trifecta: Cannes, Gunn Report and Big Won NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of this year's Big Won report, which summarizes the world's best marketing communications...

2008-06-16 18:00:23

NEW YORK, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- BBDO New York and its HBO Voyeur campaign shot out of the gate today at the Cannes International Advertising Festival, winning a Grand Prix in the "Promotion" category. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080616/NYM152-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080616/NYM152-b ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080616/NYM152-c ) "There's nothing like winning at Cannes. The competition is fearsome, it really means...

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