News & Views | 4A's Members

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Duncan Channon names MJ Deery as Director, Purpose Practice

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Award-winning integrated advertising agency makes new hire to build
social purpose practice

Leaving a Leading Legacy — Featuring Keni Thacker, JWT NY

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Keni Thacker, JWT New York’s senior event technology specialist, would most likely describe himself as an “ambitious outsider”.

Cactus and Colorado Lottery Launch “NASCAR Fast Track Cash” TV, Radio, and Social Campaign

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NASCAR® season is here, and Cactus is helping the Colorado Lottery celebrate with a new TV spot for their latest scratch game, Fast Track Cash.

S&E Sponsorship Group Rebranded as MKTG in Canada

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Agency gathers strong momentum with new offices and blue-chip client wins Adidas, FedEx and Saputo-owned brand Milk2Go

Sean O’Brien Tapped as CEO of MKTG and Posterscope in Asia Pacific

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Dentsu Aegis Network Evolves the Business in Asia Pacific with Key Leadership Changes.

Posterscope Creates New Outdoor Campaign for New Belgium Brewing

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Digital Outdoor Campaign Uses Data to Determine the Perfect Place and Time to Try New Belgium Brewing’s Voodoo Ranger

Cathy Butler Named CEO of the Barbarian Group

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The Barbarian Group that Cathy Butler, previously EVP, Group Director at DigitasLBi, has been named CEO.

Behind the Scenes: Colleen DeCourcy – Global Chief Creative Officer, Wieden & Kennedy

There have only been a handful of female global creative chiefs. Colleen DeCourcy earned her post at Wieden & Kennedy through guts, digital vision and a commitment to big ideas.

Behind the Scenes: José Molla – Founder & Creative Director, the community/la comunidad

One of the most admired Hispanic ad leaders talks about the history and evolution of marketing to multicultural consumers.

VML Announces Three Moves in Its Channel Activation Department, Including Amy Worley to Executive Director

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VML has announced two high-level promotions and a new hire in its channel activation department. The channel activation department is home to VML services including social media, paid media, CRM, paid and organic search, commerce, mobility, and public relations.

Hand Tool Industry Leader Selects SFW as Agency of Record

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Channellock, Inc. a 131-year-old plier and hand tool manufacturer has selected SFW, a Greensboro-based, full-service marketing agency, as their agency of record in a two-year deal signed in early March. The engagement will include research, strategy, digital, social media, public relations and creative, with a focus on continuing to build the Channellock brand for the next generation of tool users.

English & Gartrell Each Join Deutsch New York as VP, Creative Director

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Dan Kelleher, Deutsch NY CCO, announced today that Heather English and Marques Gartrell will each join the Agency as VP, Creative Director:

Veteran Creative Director Kirk Ruhnke Signs on as Newest Addition to Mortenson Safar Kim

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Kirk Ruhnke, who built a national reputation as an award-winning writer and creative director during a nearly 35-year career in advertising, has joined Mortenson Safar Kim (MSK) as Executive Creative Director in the firm’s Milwaukee office

Our Industry Needs to Stand with Creative Parents

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How to retain creative talent by supporting them as parents

Advertising Veteran Ed King Joins Mortenson Safar Kim as Associate Creative Director

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Ed King, an award-winning creative director who has led shopper marketing campaigns with many of the top brands in the world during the past 20 years, has joined Mortenson Safar Kim (MSK) as an Associate Creative Director.

5 Questions for: John Gallegos of UNITED COLLECTIVE

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UNITED Collective chairman on the future of advertising

VML Aggressively Expands Technology Team With Major Hire and Several Promotions

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VML is a contemporary marketing agency that moves brands forward by inspiring a human connection. VML’s clients include Bridgestone, Colgate-Palmolive, Electrolux/Frigidaire, Ford, the Kellogg Company, Kimberly-Clark, New Balance, PepsiCo, Sprint, and Wendy’s.

Managing Customer Relationships

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We like to hear what our members think about the hottest issues of the day. Navjot Singh, Content and Editorial Manager at The Knowledge Engineers by AVADO, offers key insights into managing customer relationships. In my career, I have had my fair share of experiences using Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tools. I’ve seen the good, […]