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2014-07-08 16:24:11

Omnicom powerhouse is the AOR once again FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmerman Advertising is once again the agency of record for hhgregg, one of the nation's leading retailers of home appliances, consumer electronics and furniture. Zimmerman will take on AOR responsibility for the company's creative services as well as media planning and buying. Following a year's absence from Zimmerman's client roster, both teams are eager to work together again. "We are...

2014-07-01 16:28:05

LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles has been appointed by Nixon to increase broader awareness of the lifestyle brand, most famous for its watches. Both based on the West Coast - TBWA\Chiat\Day in Los Angeles, Nixon in Encinitas - the companies share a similar approach and desire to disrupt the traditions of the watch category. The partnership will be unique and highly collaborative with the team at TBWA\Chiat\Day LA working closely with Chad DiNenna,...

2014-06-30 12:26:51

New Role Builds on Tenured Agency Career and Expands Her Role at Headquarters Office NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ketchum, a leading public relations agency, today announced the appointment of Tamara Norman, partner and director of its New York Corporate Practice, to associate director of its New York office. In this role, Norman will help oversee the firm's headquarters office while continuing to run the New York Corporate Practice, relying on her very strong bench of...

2014-06-27 16:23:06

HONG KONG, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FleishmanHillard was named the 2014 Asia-Pacific Network of the Year at the PRWeek Asia Awards. Hosted by Haymarket Group's leading industry publication PRWeek, the event honors communicators, agencies and work in Asia Pacific that advances the industry. This marks the third time FleishmanHillard has been named the Asia Pacific Network of the Year since it was established 13 years ago. The honor builds on the agency's recent recognition as...

2014-06-25 12:28:08

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Annalect - the data and analytics platform of Omnicom Group - has named Slavi Samardzija, Chief Analytics Officer, to lead an analytics center of excellence that will serve all Omnicom Group agencies. Samardzija joins Annalect from WPP's Wunderman, where he held the same title, and played a critical role in developing its analytics offer over the course of his 15-year tenure with the agency. "Over the past three and half years, we have...

2014-06-25 12:27:32

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RAPP (www.rapp.com), a global customer experience agency and part of Omnicom's DAS Group of Companies, today announced the appointment of Alexei Orlov as its Chief Executive Officer. Orlov will assume the role of CEO in July and report directly to Dale A. Adams, Chairman and CEO of DAS Group of Companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140625/121575 "Alexei brings nearly three decades of experience as a global specialist in brand...

2014-06-24 16:23:24

New Group Structure Created; Peter Hempel Elevated to Chairman and CEO, DDB Group New York NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DDB Worldwide, part of Omnicom Group, today announced Chris Brown has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of DDB New York. He currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of DDB Group Australia, and will transition into the new role in September 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140624/121147 Additionally, a new group structure in...

2014-06-24 12:26:22

Brings Firm's Total Wins to 14, More Than Any Other PR Agency NEW YORK and CANNES, France, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global public relations agency Ketchum was honored with three Cannes Lion awards for work on behalf of its clients during the PR Lions and Promo & Activation Lions award ceremonies, which were held last week at the 61st annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in Cannes, France. Ketchum is the only PR firm to have won Cannes Lions across...

2014-06-23 12:26:34

LONDON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DDB EMEA was crowned Regional Network of the Year at the 2014 Cannes Lions Awards, which took place on Saturday, June 21. In total, the EMEA network of DDB took home 43 Lions. The UK agency adam&eveDDB was also awarded the much coveted Agency of the Year title, with their four Grand Prix winners, seven gold, four silver and seven bronze. adam&eveDDB also had the network's most awarded campaign: Harvey Nichols "Sorry, I Spent it on...

2014-06-23 12:26:10

Teams from Argentina, India and Finland Win Top Honors CANNES, France and NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marisol Diaz-Rozic and Marianela Frick of PepsiCo in Argentina won the Gold Lion for the fifth-annual Young Lions Marketers Competition at the 61st annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Sponsored by Ketchum, this year's competition challenged 19 teams of young, in-house marketers from around the world to develop a creative brief for a product or...


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