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2010-12-10 00:00:39

M&A firm advises integrated healthcare marketing services firm in acquisition; KBM Group’s parent company, Wunderman is part of Young & Rubicam Brands and a member of WPP New York, NY (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 M&A firm AdMedia Partners today announced that it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Marketing Direct, Inc.

2010-06-26 16:51:00

CANNES, France, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an ongoing strategy to enhance the creative reputation and overall business performance of venerable content giant Young & Rubicam, global chief creative officer Tony Granger and global chief executive Hamish McLennan have announced the agency's best performance in the history of the Y&R's participation in the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival 2010.

2010-06-14 16:28:00

NEW YORK, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Young & Rubicam (http://yr.com) was named Agency Network of the Year by the New York Festivals, an International Awards Group (IAG) company honoring creative communications throughout the world for 52 years.

2010-05-21 15:03:00

NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Young & Rubicam (http://yr.com) was named Network of the Year by the Art Directors Club (http://adcglobal.org), the premier organization for creatives in integrated media.

2010-03-30 14:00:00

NEW YORK, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Young & Rubicam's Chairman and CEO, Hamish McLennan, announced today that Matthew Godfrey would join the agency in May as President of Young & Rubicam Asia, based in the network's headquarters in Singapore.

2010-02-18 07:00:00

GLENDORA, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- SWIRE, an evolved marketing communications agency, today announced that Chris Palmisano has joined the company as vice president of client solutions.

2010-02-09 13:38:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- OgilvyOne announced today that Phil Buehler is joining the agency as Director of Experience Planning, and will partner with OgilvyOne Managing Director Harvey Kipnis and OgilvyOne Executive Creative Director Mat Zucker.

2009-07-21 10:00:00

VENICE, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the highly successful film "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" (DreamWorks/Paramount Pictures in association with Hasbro), two major agencies worked together to create a new television and in-cinema spot to promote LG Mobile Phones' Versa as part of a national campaign in support of the film.While the blockbuster film continues to break box office records around the world, the LG campaign offers fans an amusing take on the movie...

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