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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.

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.

Erin Johnson returns to J. Walter Thompson amid litigation
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Erin Johnson returns to J. Walter Thompson amid litigation

An internal email from CEO Tamara Ingram announces the longtime employee's Nov. 2 return

The town of Tequila stars in Tres Agaves ads
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The town of Tequila stars in Tres Agaves ads

BSSP gives brand's birthplace an 'interesting' profile

Getty Images launches subsidiary dedicated to truth in advertising
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Getty Images launches subsidiary dedicated to truth in advertising

Verbatim represents leading photojournalists for commercial work

P&G's Marc Pritchard challenges brands to 'invest in agencies'
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P&G's Marc Pritchard challenges brands to 'invest in agencies'

Incoming ANA chairman reminds his members that clients get the advertising they deserve.

P&G's Marc Pritchard prefers advertising over content
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P&G's Marc Pritchard prefers advertising over content

The chief marketer of the world's largest packaged goods company tells ANA to focus on quality not quantity

Goodby, Silverstein & Partners hires former client as first CMO
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Goodby, Silverstein & Partners hires former client as first CMO

Julia Mee has worked with the agency in marketing roles at Cisco, HP and Yahoo

Martinez filing is just tip of the iceberg, Johnson tells court
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Martinez filing is just tip of the iceberg, Johnson tells court

In latest memo, Erin Johnson's lawyers blast WPP for moving to dismiss based solely on evidence presented in her complaint

Saturday Morning issues (and explains) its first "Peace Brief"
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Saturday Morning issues (and explains) its first "Peace Brief"

This isn't Black Lives Matter 2.0, say the founders. It's about "people of all different backgrounds and colors" uniting to create peace

Johnsonville's experts staff a sausage helpline
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Johnsonville's experts staff a sausage helpline

Droga5 connects callers with employees that give cooking advice

WPP renews demand for Erin Johnson to dismiss federal harassment claims
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WPP renews demand for Erin Johnson to dismiss federal harassment claims

Johnson's complaint fails to satisfy the "severe or persuasive" requirements needed, argues WPP lawyer.