Her explosive discrimination suit against JWT and its former CEO cracked open the conversation on gender bias and harassment.
The General Mills CMO started a domino effect, and a debate, when she ordered her creative agencies to diversify.
The ANA's relentless focus on transparency could fundamentally alter how the ad business is conducted.
The CEO of Publicis Communications put the "Power of One" into practice.
In a banner year for unevolved men, Saatchi & Saatchi's chairman reminded us how high the problem still goes.
The CMO of McDonald's USA directed the ending of an old partnership and the beginning of a new agency.
In a tough year, the colorful competition between Manhattan agencies reminded us that advertising is supposed to be fun.
By slashing his agency's awards budget by 50 percent, DDB's creative chief breathed new life into a tired debate.
With Saturday Morning, Cartwright and his partners gave the industry a platform to create change.
The woman behind Barbie's long-overdue makeover gave the industry its first big female empowerment story in a year that wanted more of them.