Austin Williams Hires Three Across Digital Practice

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Hauppauge, NY (April 16, 2018) – Digital advertising, branding and marketing agency Austin Williams today announced three new hires, responding to early 2018 growth across its digital marketing practice in verticals including healthcare, higher education and financial services.

Infosys to Acquire Award-winning Creative and Consumer Insight Agency, WONGDOODY

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Bengaluru, India and Seattle, April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire WONGDOODY, a US-based, full-service creative and consumer insights agency.

Agency and Client Reinvention

In this session, P&G and its senior agency leaders will talk about how they are reinventing the agency-client relationship, from experimenting with new agency models and workplace efficiencies to reimagining the foundation of partnership.

Laughlin Constable Named Best Place to Work in Chicago

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CHICAGO, April 12, 2018—Laughlin Constable, a 4A’s Top 25 independent integrated advertising agency, announced that it has been recognized as one of Chicago’s “Best Places to Work” in 2018 by Crain’s Chicago Business.

4A’s Accelerate Conference Heads to Los Angeles in 2019

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On the heels of its 2018 Accelerate conference, the 4A’s, the leading trade organization for marketing communication agencies, announced today that next year’s conference will be held at the InterContinental hotel in downtown Los Angeles, April 1–3.

4A’s & Holding Companies Get Proactive About Brand Safety With Formation of Advertiser Protection Bureau

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Today, at its Accelerate conference in Miami, the 4A’s, the leading trade organization for marketing communication agencies, announced the formation of the Advertiser Protection Bureau (APB). Through this bureau, agencies will share the collective responsibility of achieving Advertising Assurance, which is how the association defines its efforts to enforce environments where brands and consumers can coexist with trust.

4A’s Reveals Winners of 2018 Partner Awards

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On Monday, April 9, 2018, the 4A’s, the leading trade organization for marketing communication agencies, wrapped up the first day of its 4A’s Accelerate conference by revealing the winners of the fourth annual 4A’s Partner Awards.

Boston Advertising Agency Connelly Partners Expands to Europe

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Boston (April 6, 2018) – Steve Connelly, President of Connelly Partners, the largest full-service independent advertising agency in New England, announced today that it has acquired Strategem, a digitally focused advertising agency based in Dublin.

Deutsch Welcomes Adhemas Batista as EVP, Head of Design

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Deutsch today announced it has hired Adhemas Batista as EVP, head of design, to lead the agency’s design vision for all Los Angeles clients.

The Fresh Market Selects On Ideas as its Agency of Record

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Agency will Focus on Corporate Communications, Public Relations and Media Relations. Jacksonville, Fla. – April 3, 2018 – On Ideas has announced a partnership with The Fresh Market, a specialty grocery retailer, as its agency of record.

WPP’s Kinetic Appoints New Leadership Team

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Kinetic North America announced today that it has promoted two of its proven leaders, Michael Lieberman and Cedric Bernard to Co-CEO. They replace David Krupp who is leaving the agency at the end of March.

Austin WIlliams Grabs Gold Seven Times Over At 33rd Annual Educational Advertising Awards

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Leading advertising, branding and digital marketing agency Austin Williams announced today its “Ready. Set. Joe’s” campaign for St. Joseph’s College, New York won seven gold and one silver award at the 33rd Annual Educational Advertising Awards (EAA), sponsored byHigher Education Marketing Report.