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2019 Labor Billing Rate Survey Report – Order Form

The 4A’s has released updated hourly labor billing rate information, revealing that 2016 labor billing rates in the advertising industry in are generally higher than those in 2014. The findings of this report include industry-wide guidance on market based labor rates. Download the order form here.

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Duncan Channon names Gary Stein as agency’s first Chief Integration Officer

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Award-winning advertising agency adds C-suite role to accelerate integration after acquiring experiential, influencer and social agency A2G    SAN FRANCISCO, August 15, 2019 – Award-winning independent creative agency Duncan Channon today announced the hire of Eleven veteran Gary Stein as the agency’s first chief integration officer. The creation of a new C-suite role for Stein […]

B2B Marketing Mix Report

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Sagefrog’s annual survey of B2B marketing professionals in healthcare, technology, and business service industries highlights marketing budgets, top areas of marketing spend, top sources of sales and marketing leads, and more.

4A’s Foundation Releases Face of Talent 2019 Highlights


  The 4A’s Foundation is proud to present highlights of the 2019 Face of Talent (FoT), supporting and honoring the 235 fellows of this year’s Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (maip). The highlights include a recap of the Diversity Career Fair + maip Greenhouse; the Society of Excellence Awards, recognizing alumni achievements; the Face of Talent […]

Zihla Salinas Named Global CMO at Engine

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Ad industry vet adds title to her CEO role at future-forward marketing agency Global marketing solutions and technology company Engine has appointed Zihla Salinas to Global CMO—a new role. Salinas joined the company 18 months ago and currently serves as its US Agency CEO. She will carry both titles moving forward. “I have no doubt […]

R/GA San Francisco Welcomes Yael Cesarkas and Cara Watson Following String of Wins

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The duo joins the executive leadership team upon recent Airbnb, Slack, Fair, and January.AI wins San Francisco, August 7, 2019 — R/GA San Francisco is excited to announce the promotion of Yael Cesarkas from Group Strategy Director to Executive Strategy Director and the hiring of Managing Director, Client Services, Cara Watson. Both will become members […]

McKinney Names 2019 Joni Madison Mtern Diversity Scholar

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UNC senior Kierra Pittman awarded scholarship that aims to help diversify ad industry   Durham, NC, August 5, 2019 — McKinney announced today that Kierra Pittman has been named the recipient of the 2019 Joni Madison Mtern Diversity Scholarship. Established in 2016 to honor former McKinney COO Joni Madison, the scholarship helps students from underrepresented […]

Wunderman Thompson Honors Five Global Recipients Receiving Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship

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The award honors exceptional female university students, allowing them to join the advertising industry’s creative ranks   NEW YORK, NY – August 13, 2019 – After reviewing hundreds of submissions from around the world, Wunderman Thompson has officially announced the five unique women who will be this year’s recipients of the Helen Lansdowne Resor (HLR) Scholarship. Helen Lansdowne Resor […]