by Jessica Evans. While Odette van der Haar has embraced her new position at Publicis, she remains involved in the ACA, and it seems she still has much to do.
by MarkLives. The two WPP agencies will form Wunderman Thompson, positioned as a creative, data and technology agency.
by Oresti Patricios. Ford SA takes a tongue-in-cheek poke at “car=freedom” with its latest campaign, “Adult Well”, from JWT Joburg and Spitfire Films.
by Johanna McDowell (@jomcdowell) NEW YORK: Day 2 of 2014 AdForum Worldwide Summit in New York City was a big day for us, as we saw three industry leaders during its course: Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis Groupe, Arthur Sadoun, CEO of Publicis Worldwide and Gustavo Martinez, global CEO of J Walter Thompson.
Johanna McDowell (@jomcdowell) is busy attending the 2014 AdForum Worldwide Summit in New York City, 5–10 October — a “by-invitation-only” programme for agency search and management consultants, and global agency CEOs. Here’s her report of Day 1.