R/GA's Austin office held a session for investors on Saturday 8 March where they heard pitches from start-ups nurtured by the digital agency as part of its connected devices accelerator.
HSBC has launched a global campaign to promote its sponsorship of the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens.
Instagram has signed its first major ad deal with a media agency group, a commitment from Omnicom to spend up to $40 million (£24.1 million) a year in the US.
Leo Burnett, Carat, Ogilvy & Mather and Yahoo executives have emerged among the winners of the 2014 Women of Tomorrow competition, an initiative from the IPA and Campaign to find female industry leaders of the future.
Omnicom Media Group has bought Mobile5, the mobile marketing agency with clients such as Samsung, Canon and Trinity Mirror.
VCCP me, VCCP's direct marketing agency, has hired Rapp's Gavin Hilton as its planning partner following Chris Whitson's departure in October 2013.
Interpublic has dropped the Draft name and rebranded its DraftFCB network to Foote, Cone & Belding.
Sir Martin Sorrell, the chief executive of WPP, has secured nearly £23 million in shares, a payout from the marcoms group's long-term incentive scheme.
Reemah Sakaan, the director of marketing and media planning at ITV, says championing rising female talent will shift the balance of women in leadership roles in media, in the final of our series of interviews around International Women's Day.
Lisa Thomas, the chief executive of M&C Saatchi Group, speaks to Campaign for International Women's Day on 8 March.
The Advertising Association has partnered with the BBC's Robert Peston to challenge business leaders from top UK agencies, brands and media owners to become Speakers for Schools.
Mel Cruickshank, the chief executive of Wunderman, says women should think hard about when they plan to have children, in our series of interviews ahead of International Women's Day tomorrow.
Mondelez International, the owner of Cadbury and Oreo, has signed a global strategic partnership with Facebook.
Greenpeace activists have blocked the entrance to Saatchi & Saatchi's Charlotte Street office in an attempt to get the agency's client Procter & Gamble to stop using palm oil.
Halifax has continued its witty campaign strategy with "holiday dad", a new spot highlighting its brand values of rewarding customers who give extra.
Pepsi Max has bested rival Coca-Cola with a follow up to their hidden-camera "test drive" viral from 2013.
Iris and Cheil picked up the big awards at the Marketing Agencies Association's Best Awards last night, taking home Agency of the Year and the Grand Prix respectively.
OgilvyOne was told late yesterday (5 March) that it has lost British Airways' loyalty account, after six years running the famous Executive Club scheme.
Sue Unerman, MediaCom's chief strategy officer, tells us why agencies need to create a culture where it is normal for women to be promoted, ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March.
Homebase, the home and garden retailer, has ditched the shipping containers that have featured in its ads for the past two years in favour of showing a family transforming their home and garden.
In an interesting move, Argos has shortlisted Now to go head-to-head against the incumbent, CHI Partners, for its 55 million ad account, having discarded Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y R, JWT London and Publicis London after pitches last week. A...
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- Iris and Cheil big winners at MAA Best Awards
- Campaign Viral Chart: Pepsi tops Coke with Jeff Gordon test drive
- Twitter attracts more ads, but rates tumble 67%
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