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Eleftheria Parpis

Eleftheria Parpis is Deputy Editor of Campaign US. Prior to joining Haymarket Media, Ellie was director of content at McCann Worldgroup, where she worked in marketing and communications. She made her mark in advertising journalism at Adweek from 1994 to 2011, first as a senior editor and finally as creative editor. She was responsible for leading the magazine’s national creative coverage, profiling the industry’s leading talents across the globe and reporting and analyzing creative trends and yearly awards shows. Prior to that she was a special reports editor at Shoot, a magazine covering the commercial production industry.

Johnson, WPP battle over access to sensitive documents as TBWA is pulled into drama
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Johnson, WPP battle over access to sensitive documents as TBWA is pulled into drama

The holding company's lawyers seek to keep its internal investigation private while asking to see Johnson's emails about an alleged job offer.

Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners says goodbye to BMW Mini rather than defend it (again)
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Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners says goodbye to BMW Mini rather than defend it (again)

Faced with a mandated review, the independent agency has instead chosen to end the long-term relationship.

Q&A: Verizon's first CCO on building in-house creative, brand simplicity and agency collaboration
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Q&A: Verizon's first CCO on building in-house creative, brand simplicity and agency collaboration

The telco giant's new creative marketing unit will be "a central hub for excellence" and "innovation," says Andrew McKechnie, a former global creative director at Apple.

4A's names  Marla Kaplowitz president and CEO
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4A's names Marla Kaplowitz president and CEO

The CEO of MEC North America will succeed Nancy Hill.

Ad Council uses Pro Bowl Kiss Cam to challenge bias for Valentine's Day
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Ad Council uses Pro Bowl Kiss Cam to challenge bias for Valentine's Day

Third chapter of "Love Has No Labels" celebrates diversity and survivors in Orlando.

Why Susan Credle is making a new global creative role for Fred Levron
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Why Susan Credle is making a new global creative role for Fred Levron

"I just don't have the bandwidth" to get involved with "creative production," says Credle on the hiring of Levron, former CAA and Ogilvy & Mather ECD.

The final verdict on Super Bowl LI: Politics, giggles and the middle of the road
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The final verdict on Super Bowl LI: Politics, giggles and the middle of the road

Our team of international creative experts applauded "principled stands," "protest ads" and "damn-near magical drones."

Super Bowl stinkers: Febreze, Yellow Tail and Pepsi's LifeWtr
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Super Bowl stinkers: Febreze, Yellow Tail and Pepsi's LifeWtr

Our team of international creative experts was unimpressed with "gross" toilet humor, "cheesy innuendo" and "heavy-handed clich├ęs."

Squarespace, Budweiser and Audi top Campaign's global creative council picks for Super Bowl LI
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Squarespace, Budweiser and Audi top Campaign's global creative council picks for Super Bowl LI

Our 12 international judges were torn between comedy and politics this year. See their favorite spots and read their reactions.

The 5 bravest brand moves of Super Bowl LI
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The 5 bravest brand moves of Super Bowl LI

From Audi and 84 Lumber's politically charged themes to Snickers live comedy, advertisers took risks hoping for a big payoff.

Gustavo Martinez formally denies all allegations, except one
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Gustavo Martinez formally denies all allegations, except one

The former JWT CEO says his "too many Jews" comment was meant to convey his desire to live in a more diverse community.

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 1 Erin Johnson
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The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 1 Erin Johnson

Her explosive discrimination suit against JWT and its former CEO cracked open the conversation on gender bias and harassment.

Judge denies WPP's motion to dismiss Johnson discrimination suit
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Judge denies WPP's motion to dismiss Johnson discrimination suit

CEO Gustavo Martinez created "a workplace cut through with hostility," says judge.

The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 9 Keith Cartwright
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The 10 Essential Advertising People of the Year: No. 9 Keith Cartwright

With Saturday Morning, Cartwright and his partners gave the industry a platform to create change.

My career in 5 executions: Fitzgerald & Co's Noel Cottrell
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My career in 5 executions: Fitzgerald & Co's Noel Cottrell

The creative chief says the key to sustained success is optimism and enthusiasm.

JWT hits back, says Johnson's 'punishment' of her own making
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JWT hits back, says Johnson's 'punishment' of her own making

The PR director's duties have been cut back to accommodate her own concerns, not to retaliate, say lawyers.

Johnson lawyers seek injunction to stop 'highly visible punishment' from JWT, Ingram
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Johnson lawyers seek injunction to stop 'highly visible punishment' from JWT, Ingram

Since returning to work, the PR director has been kept "in a box" to intimidate other employees, says motion.

Trump tax reform could cost the ad industry $169 billion
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Trump tax reform could cost the ad industry $169 billion

An all-GOP government may reverse new overtime rules and FCC privacy rules, say industry leaders.

Credle, Goodby say it's OK to cry at work
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Credle, Goodby say it's OK to cry at work

Two creative chiefs exchange theories about female advancement at the 3% Conference.

Cindy Gallop urges 3% Conference to 'stop talking about diversity'
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Cindy Gallop urges 3% Conference to 'stop talking about diversity'

When agencies tell their employees that it's vital to diversify, "you seriously alienate straight, white men," said the activist.