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Jun 24, 2013, 09:05 ET

McCann Erickson Melbourne's "Dumb Ways To Die" Is Most Awarded Ad Campaign In Cannes Festival's 60-Year History; Wins A Record 5 Grand Prix Lions

 "Dumb Ways To Die," the irresistible pop-culture phenomenon from McCann Erickson Australia for Metro Trains Melbourne, on Saturday became the...

Jun 11, 2013, 17:33 ET
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Suzanne Powers Appointed Global Chief Strategy Officer for McCann Erickson

 McCann Erickson today announced the appointment of Suzanne Powers as EVP, Chief Strategy Officer. Powers joins McCann Erickson from...

Jun 10, 2013, 17:58 ET

Advertising Age Recognizes McCann's Linus Karlsson & John Mescall In Its Worldwide "Creativity 50" List

 McCann Erickson's Global Chief Creative Officer Linus Karlsson and McCann Melbourne Executive Creative Director John Mescall are included in...

May 13, 2013, 08:00 ET
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McCann Worldgroup Wins "Best of Show" & Most Awarded Campaign at 40th Annual One Show; Ranked as 3rd Most Awarded Network

 McCann Worldgroup continued its string of creative accolades by scoring as the 3rd highest-ranked agency network at the 40th Annual One Show...

May 09, 2013, 08:00 ET

McCann Melbourne Grabs "Best In Show" At One Show For "Dumb Ways To Die"

 McCann Melbourne won "Best In Show" at The 40th Annual One Show for "Dumb Ways To Die," the multiplatform campaign about train safety for...

Apr 20, 2013, 00:30 ET

Halo 4 Triumphs At Game Marketing Awards Festival

 The prestigious Game Marketing Awards, held last night in San Francisco, is the first and only U.S. program established to showcase and honor...

Apr 18, 2013, 11:00 ET
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McCann Worldgroup Announces Senior Leadership Promotions

McCann Worldgroup today announced several leadership promotions. - Michael Mclaren, currently President, MRM East & Global Client...

Mar 01, 2013, 10:00 ET

We're All Just Teenagers When It Comes To Mobile

McCann Truth Central, the global intelligence unit of McCann Worldgroup based in New York, in conjunction with the McCann Global Telecom practice...

Feb 25, 2013, 16:30 ET

Are You a Data Diva or a Wireless Warrior?

 McCann Truth Central, the global intelligence unit of McCann Worldgroup based in New York, today launched the McCann Mobile Personality...

Dec 18, 2012, 12:01 ET

McCann Worldgroup Introduces McCann ExtraBoldCondensed

 McCann Worldgroup today announced the formation of McCann ExtraBoldCondensed (McCann XBC), a division built around one of the agency's largest...

Dec 04, 2012, 10:00 ET

Craft Worldwide Launches Globally Adaptation + Production Unit Works With Leading Brands

 Craft Worldwide, a unique adaptation and production business unit of McCann Worldgroup, has launched globally with an innovative,...

Jul 31, 2012, 15:00 ET

McCann Worldgroup Unveils "Truth About Street" Discoveries

 In an era when street food is big business around the world, the "Truth About Street" study, released today by McCann Worldgroup...

Apr 17, 2012, 11:35 ET
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McCann Worldgroup CFO Tara Comonte Named Industry Innovator by Advertising Women of New York

Advertising Women of New York (AWNY) has selected McCann Worldgroup CFO Tara Comonte as one of this year's "Industry Innovators," it was announced...

Jan 10, 2012, 19:24 ET

McCann Enhances Global Agency Network With Chief Technology Catalysts

McCann, the global advertising agency network, has created a new team discipline, Chief Technology Catalyst (CTC). The CTC will be responsible...

Oct 18, 2011, 16:06 ET
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McCann Truth Central Discovers That Privacy Represents the Biggest Opportunity for Marketers Today

McCann Truth Central today released the findings of The Truth about Privacy, a quantitative study of 6525 global consumers conducted in July 2011...

Oct 10, 2011, 12:54 ET

McCann Worldgroup Announces Appointment of Fred Schuster Former RedWorks CEO to Lead Global Creative Production Company

McCann Worldgroup announced today the appointment of Fred Schuster as CEO of its new global creative production company (formerly known as EXP)....

Oct 05, 2011, 16:26 ET

MRM London und Meteorite kündigen Fusion an

- Die neue Agentur MRM Meteorite wird einzigartige Leistungen im Direktmarketing im Vereinigten Königreich bündeln MRM London, Teil von...

Oct 05, 2011, 10:36 ET

MRM London et Meteorite annoncent leur fusion

- La nouvelle agence, MRM Meteorite rassemblera des capacités de réponse directes sans pareil au R-U MRM London, un membre de MRM...

Oct 05, 2011, 10:12 ET

MRM London e Meteorite anunciam fusão

A MRM London, parte da MRM Worldwide (uma empresa da McCann Worldgroup) e a Meteorite anunciaram hoje que elas pretendem celebrar uma fusão...

Oct 04, 2011, 21:19 ET

MRM London en Meteorite kondigen fusie aan

- Het nieuwe agentschap, MRM Meteorite zal ongeëvenaarde direct-response-mogelijkheden creëren in de UK MRM London, divisie...