Publicis Groupe UK's first ever chief executive, Annette King, may not have been in Cannes, but she has had plenty to occupy her time since taking up the role.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty London's new chief executive Neil Munn gives his views on the 'Black sheep' agency, how he'll balance the demands of his new duel role, and its founders.
British Airways, which has been quiet for far too long, runs an outstanding ad through Ogilvy UK, possibly winning the tournament.
Clare Donald, the chief production officer at Ogilvy UK and a member of its senior management team, is leaving the agency.
Jeremy Lee came over all emotional when he saw the latest Morrisons spot from Publicis London during the football.
Paco Conde and Beto Fernadez, the former executive creative directors of Anomaly Los Angeles, have launched Activista, an LA-based creative company designed to driving social, political and cultural change.
After 25 years service at Bartle Bogle Hegarty, Ben Fennell has been a constant through good times and bad.
Ben Fennell, the chief executive of Bartle Bogle Hegarty London, has resigned from the agency after almost 25 years service.
James Murphy's airport dash to pick up a prize in a slightly deserted Cannes shows this year's festival was a slightly odd - if improved - affair.
Adam & Eve/DDB has been named Agency of the Year at the 2018 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, it was announced this evening.
Adam&Eve/DDB was the only UK winner in the Creative Data Lions at Cannes, picking up a gold for its "Gene Project Case Study" campaign for Marmite.
This year's Cannes Lions Festival will be different to any that preceded it - but then, it was always thus.
Jasper Shelbourne, the executive producer at J Walter Thompson Entertainment and a former executive creative director at JWT London, is understood to have left after 35 years at the agency.
J Walter Thompson has picked up the global advertising account for the Asahi-owned beer brand Grolsch following a competitive pitch.
Russell Ramsey, the former executive creative director at J Walter Thompson, has been drafted in by Crispin Porter & Bogusky following the departure of chief creative officer Dan Watts after just six months in the role.
Manchester creative agency Cheetham Bell JWT is being subsumed into MediaCom North and will be led by the media agency's group managing director Paul Cooper.
Finally, an ad that exposes cause-related marketing as a shibboleth that has been deployed with cynical regularity by lazy advertisers and agencies.
ISBA has formed a partnership with the auditing outfit Ebiquity in a bid to improve industry standards in marketing effectiveness and attribution.
Adrian Rowbotham, a former head of TV at J Walter Thompson and a pioneer of independent television production, has died.
Caroline Pay's departure suggests change is afoot at Grey London.