Philippe Krakowsky to succeed Michael Roth as IPG CEO

Philippe Krakowsky to succeed Michael Roth as IPG CEO

Krakowsky will take the helm effective Jan. 1; Roth to move into executive chairman role

Firing your racist agency is just the first step

Firing your racist agency is just the first step

Last week’s fallout at The Richards Group is just the beginning of an advertiser reckoning over supplier diversity.

Amazon Alexa's global campaign bridges the mundane and the magical

Amazon Alexa's global campaign bridges the mundane and the magical

It is the latest campaign for the brand by Droga5 London.

Carter’s brings kids holiday cheer with virtual Santa Cameos

Carter’s brings kids holiday cheer with virtual Santa Cameos

Kids can’t meet Santa at the mall this year, so the children’s clothing brand is bringing the magic of Christmas home to them through the Cameo app.

Campaign US names Minjae Ormes chair of jury for Agency of the Year Awards

Campaign US names Minjae Ormes chair of jury for Agency of the Year Awards

The CMO of Verizon’s Visible brand will lead a panel of judges awarding the best and brightest talent and groundbreaking work coming out of U.S. agencies.

Amazon Prime creates virtual escape room to launch Truth Seekers comedy series

Amazon Prime creates virtual escape room to launch Truth Seekers comedy series

Players will take part in a paranormal investigation.

Netflix misses subscriber addition target in Q3, despite Asian growth

Netflix misses subscriber addition target in Q3, despite Asian growth

Video streaming service's growth driven by APAC, production gathers pace after near shutdown in March.

Cathay Pacific retires 'Cathay Dragon' brand

Cathay Pacific retires 'Cathay Dragon' brand

The move comes as part of a wider restructuring for the Hong Kong-based airline that will see 8,500 job roles eliminated.

Campaign close-up with WHTWRKS CEO Martin Ekechukwu

Campaign close-up with WHTWRKS CEO Martin Ekechukwu

Ekechukwu started WHTWRKS to help the many brands that miss the mark when it comes to multicultural marketing.

Amazon, Microsoft and Spotify are fastest growers in Best Global Brands ranking

Amazon, Microsoft and Spotify are fastest growers in Best Global Brands ranking

Facebook's brand value declines for third straight year – but Instagram is a newcomer in the top 20.

JCDecaux and Fred & Farid Inspire US cities to "keep going"
This Bud Light ad by Wieden + Kennedy makes fans nostalgic for live sports
Zimmer Biomet attempts to ease concerns about joint surgery during the pandemic

Zimmer Biomet attempts to ease concerns about joint surgery during the pandemic

“Don’t Let Pain Gain on You” targets patients and caregivers alike.

There’s no place for cancel culture in the #BLM movement

There’s no place for cancel culture in the #BLM movement

As brands join the fight against systemic racism, they will fumble. But we shouldn’t “cancel” them if their intent is genuine.

Seven questions leaders must ask to futureproof the agency model
Edelman launches intelligence unit to bring data to the fore of comms

Edelman launches intelligence unit to bring data to the fore of comms

The new unit, DxI, will be led by former Wunderman Thompson chief data officer Yannis Kotziagkiaouridis.

Cannes Lions launches digital masterbrand

Cannes Lions launches digital masterbrand

International Festival of Creativity is still set to take place next year.

Figs pulls ad. How should the scrubs brand handle future marketing efforts?
& The Network launches as global indie agency collective

& The Network launches as global indie agency collective

The group, assembled by former Grey global creative chairman Per Pedersen, aims to bust the silos of legacy holding groups with a new agency-owned model.

No, I can't list the 'best' agencies. Sincerely, a pitch consultant.

No, I can't list the 'best' agencies. Sincerely, a pitch consultant.

Why your tender process should be about looking for the right agency, not the best agency.

Google removes 3,000 YouTube channels linked to China spam network

Google removes 3,000 YouTube channels linked to China spam network

Google details how it has been "aggressively" dismantling a pro-Chinese cross-platform political spam network ahead of the upcoming US election.

Influential Euro regulator finds online advertising in GDPR breach

Influential Euro regulator finds online advertising in GDPR breach

Belgium's APD-GBA's findings will be seen as significant.

David Pemsel and Julietta Dexter partner to launch digital branding shop

David Pemsel and Julietta Dexter partner to launch digital branding shop

PR agency The Communications Store has become ScienceMagic.

IPG to keep pay reductions for top executives for rest of 2020

IPG to keep pay reductions for top executives for rest of 2020

WPP and Publicis have ended Covid salary cuts.

Why 'Send Noods' was a cheesy fail

Why 'Send Noods' was a cheesy fail

I’m not clutching my pearls, I'm offended over how a bad an idea this was.

Where brands fit into the future of healthcare

Where brands fit into the future of healthcare

As healthcare goes virtual, relevant brands have a role to play in patient education and engagement.

The North Face returns to Facebook with inclusive outdoors push

The North Face returns to Facebook with inclusive outdoors push

Following Facebook boycott this summer, the campaign will also extend to Instagram to encourage underprivileged people to enjoy nature.

Nick Emery was ousted from Mindshare after video call 'prank'

Nick Emery was ousted from Mindshare after video call 'prank'

Last week's incident triggered complaint that led to the long-serving CEO's departure.

The best marketing comes from businesses that commit

The best marketing comes from businesses that commit

There is good reason why the entire business needs to be focused on marketing effectiveness, not simply the marcomms team

Campaign US Female Frontier awards open for entries

Campaign US Female Frontier awards open for entries

The third annual awards program celebrates excellence in female leadership in advertising and marketing.

Arthur Sadoun on out-performing rivals, ending salary cuts and a second Covid wave

Arthur Sadoun on out-performing rivals, ending salary cuts and a second Covid wave

Publicis chief talks to Campaign after better than expected Q3.

Show don’t tell: Verizon boosts 5G via program integrations

Show don’t tell: Verizon boosts 5G via program integrations

In partnership with new NBCUniversal sitcom, Verizon campaign lets viewers experience 5G for themselves through interactive holograms.

Harris Diamond to retire from McCann Worldgroup

Harris Diamond to retire from McCann Worldgroup

The longtime chairman will be replaced by Bill Kolb at the end of the year.

#MeToo Movement finds unlikely ally in fight against sexual violence: blockchain

#MeToo Movement finds unlikely ally in fight against sexual violence: blockchain

The social justice group teamed up with FCB Six to launch a platform that helps people get involved in the movement and records their participation in the blockchain.

Movers & Shakers: Duncan Channon, NBCUniversal, The Richards Group, Messenger, Twilio

Movers & Shakers: Duncan Channon, NBCUniversal, The Richards Group, Messenger, Twilio

This week’s agency news, people on the move, campaign launches, tech and media must-reads.

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