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2014-09-12 08:23:31

New ranking from Warc, the global intelligence service, also lists BBDO agencies #1 in the world among both creative and digital shops NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Warc (www.warc.com) has released a new ranking of the world's smartest creative agencies and networks based on agency and brand performance in effectiveness and strategy competitions over the past year. Called the Warc 100, the new ranking provides a benchmark for commercial creativity and was based on results...

2014-09-12 00:20:27

LONDON, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Colenso BBDO tops global agency ranking. - BBDO Worldwide edges out Ogilvy & Mather as top network. - Starcom MediaVest Group Chicago named as top media agency. - Rankings reflect performance in effectiveness and strategy competitions. Colenso BBDO has topped a new ranking of the world's smartest creative agencies, on the back of breakthrough work for clients such as Tip Top and...

2014-09-09 08:28:06

Acquisition Extends Adelphi's Worldwide Multi-Perspective Healthcare Solutions LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adelphi Worldwide, part of The DAS Group of Companies (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC), announced today that it has acquired The Planning Shop international (TPSi,) a London-based healthcare brand and research agency. TPSi will join Adelphi's portfolio of healthcare evidence and solutions businesses, strengthening even further their global research and...

2014-09-08 20:21:55

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles today announced they have been appointed as Airbnb's new global advertising agency following a competitive pitch. Airbnb's brief to agencies in the pitch was to work with them to create the world's first community-led hospitality company and help show people all over the world what it means to belong anywhere. TBWA was selected because of their rigorous and inventive strategy, provocative creative and...

2014-09-08 08:27:19

DARIEN, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcone, The Promotion Marketing and Retail Activation Company, announced that John McGuire has joined the company as Vice President, Digital Production in the company's Darien, CT office. He will lead technology initiatives and digital production nationally, for all Irvine, CA and Darien, CT clients. "John's background and experience in technology and application development, across web, tablet and mobile, along with extensive social...

2014-09-03 12:26:36

Michael Goldberg rejoins leading retail agency to help foster evolution. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Goldberg, most recently a partner and Chief Marketing Officer at Deutsch Inc., returns to Zimmerman in the role of CEO. This is the second chapter for Jordan Zimmerman and Goldberg, whose decade-long partnership helped create the most successful chapter of growth and diversification in the agency's history....

2014-09-03 08:30:18

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Behavior-change marketing firm Salter>Mitchell and global communications leader Porter Novelli have been selected to provide marketing and communications support to Compassion & Choices, the leading nonprofit organization working to improve care and expand choice at life's end. Working with global design and innovation consultancy Continuum, Salter>Mitchell and Porter Novelli will develop a multi-disciplinary campaign to increase...

2014-08-25 12:23:27

TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - After a comprehensive review, Tangerine is pleased to announce it has selected PHD as its new media agency. Starting in September, PHD will handle all media planning and buying responsibilities for the bank. "PHD has a proven track record of delivering strong results and aligns well with the Tangerine brand," said Andrew Zimakas, chief marketing officer, Tangerine. "We have aggressive growth plans in the coming years and feel confident that the team at...

2014-08-21 12:23:41

LONDON, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RAPP is delighted to announce that it has been appointed by ScottishPower to handle the energy supplier's UK domestic and small and medium enterprises (SME) direct marketing account. RAPP won the business as the energy supplier looks to appoint a new dedicated direct marketing agency to support its position as a top-six energy supplier in the UK. The win adds the domestic direct marketing account to the SME business RAPP already...

2014-08-19 12:25:10

Matthew Afflixio Succeeds Butenhoff as President, Access Communications NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ketchum, one of the world leaders in communications and public relations, today appointed three of its senior executives to key new positions at the firm. Ketchum partner Esty Pujadas expands her role of global development officer for the firm, as Ketchum partner Susan Butenhoff, president, CEO and founder of Ketchum's technology specialty unit Access...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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