The World: Atlanta - Porsche US cuts list of agencies from seven to four

Porsche North America has cut the number of agencies pitching for its $40 million account from seven to four.

Interpublic's Carmichael Lynch, the Minneapolis-based incumbent, will defend the business against The Martin Agency in Richmond, Virginia. Cramer-Krasselt in Chicago and New York's SS&K have also been shortlisted.

Hill Holliday Connors Cosmopulos and mcgarrybowen have been eliminated, while Anomaly had already withdrawn from the contest. The winner is likely to be named by the end of the summer.