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A time for reflective silence. From advertisers too

- Two powerful and thoughtful pieces of commemorative advertising have already been produced ahead of Monday's centenary of Britain's entry into World War I. Johnny Fearless' sublime and moving piece of animation for the Imperial War Museum is a thoughtful response to a brief that didn't seek to celebrate war, while Karmarama has produced a simple promotion for the BBC that is rightly poignant in its understatement.

Adam & Eve/DDB lands Sony Mobile content brief

- Adam & Eve/DDB has consolidated its grip on the Sony Mobile account by picking up its content marketing brief.

Irresponsible Jägermeister TV spot banned

- The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled that The Red Brick Road's "journey to surf" spot for Jägermeister was irresponsible, following complaints by the Youth Alcohol Advertising Council.

Ad business needs more like its rebel with a cause

- A recent reunion at my village school was a reminder of how much your earliest years shape you. I once made a stab at a career in advertising, but it finished before it began - me having been stumped by the second question on Young & Rubicam's 1994 graduate application form. It asked, simply enough, "If you were an animal, what would you be and why?" - but I didn't want to be a dolphin like, I assumed, everyone else.

Chris Pinnington departs Havas after 30 years

- Chris Pinnington, the global chief operating officer at Havas Worldwide, is stepping down after 30 years at the company.

DLKW Lowe turns to Alexandre Okada as global creative lead on Persil

- DLKW Lowe has hired Alexandre Okada as the global creative director to handle the Unilever brand Persil.

Godber to replace Follows as JWT London head of planning

- JWT London has appointed Neil Godber as its head of planning to replace Tracey Follows.

We Buy Any Car calls £10m advertising review

- We Buy Any Car, the car-buying service, has put its £10 million advertising account up for review.

Another busy week for the men who make us spend


Johannes Leonardo handed Vax ad brief

- TTI, British-based owner of the Vax range of floor care products, has appointed New York's Johannes Leonardo as its lead creative shop.

McCann Worldgroup Europe promotes Pablo Walker to president

- McCann Worldgroup has promoted Pablo Walker, the president of McCann Worldgroup Latin America and Caribbean, to president of McCann Worldgroup Europe.

SapientNitro's Malcolm Poynton steps down

- Malcolm Poynton, the European chief creative officer at SapientNitro, is leaving the agency after four years for an unspecified senior creative role at Cheil Worldwide.

Tony Quinn exits Publicis London

- Tony Quinn, the chief strategy officer at Publicis London, has left the agency after less than two years in the role.

Havas Worldwide nets EDF creative business

- Havas Worldwide has been handed lead agency status by EDF, the French energy supplier, after a seven-month pitch process.

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DLKW Lowe picks up Calor Gas ad account

- DLKW Lowe has picked up the £3.5 million advertising account for the bottled gas business Calor Gas following a competitive pitch.

Lucky Generals handed Ren European brief

- Lucky Generals has been appointed to the Ren Skincare account, with its first brief being to launch the brand into Scandinavia.

JWT London hires Dixons' Matthew Hounsell to bolster CRM

- JWT London has strengthened its customer marketing department with the appointment of Dixons Retail's Matthew Hounsell as CRM business director.

Agencies line up for Tango creative brief

- Britvic has put the advertising brief for Tango up for pitch.

Exon and Rudd in BBH promotions

- Bartle Bogle Hegarty London has promoted Mel Exon to managing director, replacing Charlie Rudd, who takes the newly created position of chief operating officer.

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