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OMC appoints Mark Craze as chairman

OMC appoints Mark Craze as chairman

The Outdoor Media Centre, the outdoor media trade body, has appointed Mark Craze, the former chief executive of Havas Media UK, as its chairman, replacing Naren Patel.

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José Mourinho features in TV campaign for online football game

José Mourinho features in TV campaign for online football game

José Mourinho, the Chelsea manager, will feature in TV ads for Top Eleven, a free online football manager game developed by Nordeus.

 
 
Elspeth Lynn leaves M&C Saatchi

Elspeth Lynn leaves M&C Saatchi

Elspeth Lynn, the group executive creative director at M&C Saatchi, is leaving the agency amid a restructure of its creative department.

 
 
Gocompare.com introduces cure for 'comparison blindness'

Gocompare.com introduces cure for 'comparison blindness'

Gocompare.com, the price comparison website, has aired a new ad, continuing the 'Go, Go Power' campaign that began during Christmas 2014.

 
 
Charles Watson leaves Karma Communications

Charles Watson leaves Karma Communications

Charles Watson, the group chairman at Karma Communications, has stepped down.

 
 
Freeview gives away free entertainment in hidden camera digital ads

Freeview gives away free entertainment in hidden camera digital ads

Freeview launches its latest series of digital ads today, which show the benefits of free services.

 
 
Claydon, Clifton, Blackett and Warby on Debrett's

Claydon, Clifton, Blackett and Warby on Debrett's

Jon Claydon, Rita Clifton, Karen Blackett and Sarah Warby are among the advertising, media and marketing names to make it into Debrett's list of the most influential people in the UK.

 
 
Daily Mirror publishes its own tits on Page 3

Daily Mirror publishes its own tits on Page 3

The Daily Mirror is responding to the publicity around its rival The Sun's Page 3 by publishing a "montage" of tits tomorrow.

 
 
Across The Pond produces special films for Kingsman film push

Across The Pond produces special films for Kingsman film push

Content agency Across The Pond has produced a series of four short digital films as part of the publicity push for the release of spy drama Kingsman: The Secret Service, featuring Colin Firth.

 
 
Lowe agencies develop British Heart Foundation Wear Red work

Lowe agencies develop British Heart Foundation Wear Red work

Lowe Open and DLKW Lowe have launched an integrated marketing push to support ongoing TV activity for the British Heart Foundation's Wear Red fundraising day, which takes place on 6 February.

 
 
Publicis Groupe extends deadline for Sapient deal again

Publicis Groupe extends deadline for Sapient deal again

Publicis Groupe has extended the deadline for Sapient shareholders to accept its $3.7 billion offer for a fourth time.

 
 
Skittles releases Super Bowl teaser ad

Skittles releases Super Bowl teaser ad

Skittles is releasing a teaser for its first-ever Super Bowl ad. The spot, created by DDB Chicago, employs the same humour as previous ads from the Wrigley brand.

 
 
Pepsi 'Headin' to Halftime: The Nasty What Now?' by The Brooklyn Brothers

Pepsi 'Headin' to Halftime: The Nasty What Now?' by The Brooklyn Brothers

Continuation of "Hyped for Halftime" campaign gets some laughs

 
 
Lidstone exits Havas amid restructure

Lidstone exits Havas amid restructure

Russ Lidstone, the chief executive of Havas Worldwide London, is leaving the agency amid a restructure designed to increase collaboration with its sister agency, Havas Work Club.

 
 
'You don't have to explain yourself if you are getting the job done,' says Tracy De Groose on work and motherhood

'You don't have to explain yourself if you are getting the job done,' says Tracy De Groose on work and motherhood

Wednesday evening brought the first WACL Gathering of 2015, titled 'Managing Motherhood and Making it Work for You'.

 
 
Victoria's Secret joins Super Bowl melee to deliver Valentine's Day message

Victoria's Secret joins Super Bowl melee to deliver Valentine's Day message

Lingerie chain Victoria's Secret is getting in on the Super Bowl action by releasing an online film of five models playing American Football and buying a TV spot during the big game.

 
 
'This girl can' tops Campaign Viral Chart

'This girl can' tops Campaign Viral Chart

FCB Inferno's ad for Sport England encouraging women to participate in sport has topped this week's Campaign Viral Chart.

 
 
Warburtons signs up Sylvester Stallone for Rocky-inspired ad

Warburtons signs up Sylvester Stallone for Rocky-inspired ad

Rocky star Sylvester Stallone will appear in an ad for Warburtons bread, reprising his role as the aging Cold War boxer.

 
 
Nissan taps YouTube stars for #withdad Super Bowl teasers

Nissan taps YouTube stars for #withdad Super Bowl teasers

Series of videos explores how dads can get the work and family life balance right

 
 
Jam hires James Shepherd as head of mobile

Jam hires James Shepherd as head of mobile

Jam has appointed OgilvyOne's James Shepherd as its head of mobile to help develop its mobile strategy globally.

 
 
Albion scoops Glorious! account

Albion scoops Glorious! account

Albion has won a contested pitch to handle the creative advertising for Glorious!, which makes soups, sauces and dips that are sold in Tesco stores.

 
 

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