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May 28, 2014, 10:00 ET

Shoppers Want More 'Personal,' Less 'Personalization'

 The boom globally in online shopping combined with the explosive growth of consumer data collection and analytics is reshaping retailer...

Apr 29, 2014, 12:00 ET

Auge Reichenberg Joins McCann HumanCare As Executive Creative Director

Auge Reichenberg, one of the most respected creative executives in healthcare communications, is joining McCann HumanCare, the consumer-focused...

Apr 24, 2014, 12:00 ET

McCann Named Number One Agency Network In 'The Good Report'

 McCann has been recognized as the number one "Network For Good" in 2013 in "The Good Report", an annual celebration of innovative and valuable...

Apr 11, 2014, 15:47 ET

Devin Reiter Joins McCann NY as Executive Account Director

 Devin Reiter is joining McCann Erickson New York as an Executive Account Director from Crispin, Porter & Bogusky where he has been a Group...

Apr 09, 2014, 15:00 ET

Michael McLaren Named CEO of MRM//McCann

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has named Michael McLaren as CEO of MRM//McCann. McLaren has been serving as President of...

Feb 12, 2014, 11:54 ET

McCann Recognized For Most Awarded Individual Agency, #1 TV Commercial And Top Digital Campaign In Gunn Report 2013

 McCann Erickson was recognized in The Gunn Report 2013 for a number of first-place global rankings, including the most-awarded digital...

Jan 29, 2014, 16:30 ET

Commonwealth//McCann Strengthens Account Leadership

 Commonwealth//McCann, the agency dedicated to the global Chevrolet account, today announced the appointment of Sharon Wacker to Managing...

Jan 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

Amar Urhekar Named President Of McCann Health Americas

 Amar Urhekar, a veteran of the Global McCann Health network, has been promoted to the newly-created position of President, McCann Health...

Jan 27, 2014, 16:24 ET

Alex Lubar Promoted To Global CMO Of McCann Worldgroup

Alex Lubar, who joined McCann Erickson as CMO of its North American region, has been promoted to Global CMO of McCann Worldgroup, a new position,...

Jan 09, 2014, 15:53 ET

Fear of Data Sharing Rose Significantly in Last Two Years

 U.S. consumer attitudes and behavior related both to data sharing and social media oversharing have shifted significantly just within the last...

Jan 06, 2014, 09:17 ET
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McCann Worldgroup Strengthens Global Creative Leadership

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has hired Rob Reilly as Global Creative Chairman, and promoted Linus Karlsson to Creative Chairman...

Dec 13, 2013, 09:30 ET

Luca Lindner Elevated to President of McCann Worldgroup

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has named Luca Lindner President of McCann Worldgroup.  Lindner was previously President...

Dec 11, 2013, 14:30 ET

Susan Duffy Joins McCann RCW As President

 As part of McCann Health's expansion of its professional communications capabilities in North America, Susan Duffy is joining the New...

Dec 09, 2013, 14:34 ET

McCann Health Expands North America Consumer Capabilities

 Responding to the rapid evolution of today's U.S. healthcare landscape, McCann Worldgroup is expanding McCann Health's consumer-focused...

Nov 19, 2013, 11:05 ET
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McCann Health Named Global Agency Network Of The Year

 McCann Health was named Healthcare Agency Network Of The Year at the 2013 Global Awards—The World's Best Healthcare & Wellness...

Nov 11, 2013, 09:59 ET

McCann Ranked Creatively As No. 1 Agency & No. 3 Network In 2013 Awards Report By Advertising Age Magazine

McCann Worldgroup was recognized in Advertising Age & Creativity magazine's Annual Awards Report as the 3rd most "Creatively Awarded...

Oct 14, 2013, 10:47 ET

McCann Eastern Europe Named 'Agency Network of the Year'

 McCann Worldgroup was recognized as "Agency Network of the Year" at the Golden Drum's 20th Annual Awards. The Golden Drum Awards...

Oct 10, 2013, 10:57 ET

Introducing 'Phubbing'

 The word 'Phubbing', coined to describe the uniquely 21st century phenomenon of ignoring the person in front of you in favour of...

Sep 17, 2013, 11:05 ET

McCann Worldgroup Dominates Spikes Asia Awards

 McCann Worldgroup Asia-Pacific was named "Network Of The Year" and McCann Melbourne was named "Agency Of The Year" at the 2013 Spikes Asia...

Jul 24, 2013, 14:00 ET

Commonwealth Appoints Gary Pascoe Chief Creative Officer, North America

 Commonwealth, a division of McCann Worldgroup, today announced the appointment of Gary Pascoe to Chief Creative Officer for North...