-Omnicom agencies TBWA\WorldHealth and CAHG have formed a strategic alliance. link
-Leo Burnett and 72andSunny were among the big winners at the 4As’ 2012 O’Toole Awards. link
-Pinterest is clamping down on spam. link
-The Wendy’s Company has appointed P&G alum Craig S. Bahner as CMO and a member of its Executive Leadership Team, effective April 2.
-Columbia Sportswear presents us with a fake science series called “Great Moments in Trying Stuff” (above).
-Energy BBDO has reportedly been dropped as AOR for the Illinois Lottery account. link -Speaking of BBDO, the network and other Omnicom agencies were big winners at the Digital Media Awards in Beijing. link -Facebook and the U.S. go... Read Post
Facebook asked the ad agencies on Madison Avenue to come up with a new ad unit. The agencies jumped at the chance, of course, and Leo Burnett out of Chicago won out with its submission. We learned about all this from a the New York ... Read Post
Omnicom's Q3 2012 revenues grew only 0.8% to $3.4 billion — pretty feeble, for the holding company that owns ad agencies such as BBDO, TBWA, and DDB. Investors didn't like that news, and the stock dropped 3% today in reaction. Omnic... Read Post