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Monday, Jan. 11, 2021
McCann Worldgroup has implemented a senior leadership alignment across its global agency networks. Chris Macdonald has taken on the role of chairman and CEO of McCann, the advertising agency brand, and Harjot Singh has been promoted to global chief strategy Officer of McCann.
Monday, Dec. 16, 2019
Devika Bulchandani has been promoted to president of McCann North America. She has been president of McCann New York and retains that office leadership role while broadening her responsibilities across the U.S. and Canada.
“Devika has demonstrated in her New York leadership role that she...
Monday, Jun. 17, 2019
The first round of winners was unveiled today (6/17) at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, among the headliners being Ikea’s “ThisAbles” initiative from McCann, Tel Aviv, whereby the furniture retailer created add-ons for existing products to make them more accessible for...
Friday, Dec. 22, 2017
McCann Worldgroup has announced the formation of McCann ExtraBoldCondensed (McCann XBC), a NY-based division built around one of the agency’s largest global clients, MasterCard. Joyce King Thomas, the former chief creative officer of McCann New York and a co-creator of the MasterCard “Priceless...
Tuesday, May. 9, 2017
McCann was honored across the board with Digital Agency of the Year, Agency of the Year, and Network of the Year at the ADC 96th Annual Awards this evening (5/8) in New York, celebrating the best in craft, design and innovation in advertising. McCann’s New York office also won the coveted ADC...
Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017
The Advertising Club of New York’s 2017 International ANDY Awards announced this year’s winners. McCann Worldgroup swept this year’s show, being named Agency Network of the Year with a total of 23 awards, and McCann New York being named Agency of the Year with nine ANDYs and the Best in Show...
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015
Lea Ladera has joined McCann Erickson in New York as executive creative director. She comes over from Saatchi & Saatchi where she served as a creative director.
Ladera’s portfolio, spanning financial, retail and fashion, beverage, CPG, automotive...
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
McCann Worldgroup has promoted Adrian Botan to the role of global executive creative director for its worldwide Nestlé account. Botan joins three other global executive creative directors—James Dawson-Hollis, Bill Wright and John Mescall—in developing creative...
Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014
Creative challenges are inherent in the music and sound arena and now they span more platforms than ever as the broadcast :30 is no longer the only game in town. Advertising agency music producers now navigate varied music and sound resources to score commercials and assorted forms of short...
Monday, Jan. 6, 2014
McCann Worldgroup has hired Rob Reilly as global creative chairman, and promoted Linus Karlsson to creative chairman of Commonwealth, the McCann Worldgroup agency dedicated to the global Chevrolet account. Also, Andreas Dahlqvist has been named chief creative officer of Commonwealth and...