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Jun 17, 2002, 01:00 ET

World Cup 2002's Round of 16: A Truly Worldwide Event Highlighting How Globalism vs. Localism Mix

NEW YORK, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, the World Cup is living up to its global name beyond the first round of play, with...

Jun 06, 2002, 01:00 ET

World Cup Fans Have 'Other Favorite' Country Teams Besides their Own, McCann-Erickson Study Finds

NEW YORK, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Although enthusiastic patriotism is swelling in countries competing in the 2002 World Cup, McCann Pulse(TM) --...

Jul 06, 2001, 01:00 ET

Interpublic and Liberty Livewire Form 'Covered Bridges' As Strategic Alliance in Convergent Media Field

NEW YORK and SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) and Liberty Livewire Corporation...

May 18, 2001, 01:00 ET

McCann WorldGroup Expands CRM Charter With Newly Formed MRM Partners Worldwide

NEW YORK, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, in a move that significantly expands the scope and practice of its global Customer...

Oct 19, 2000, 01:00 ET

McCann-Erickson WorldGroup Expands End-to-End Brand Solutions Capabilities Through Closer Integration of Zentropy

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, one of the leading integrated brand communications organizations on a global scale,...

Aug 07, 2000, 01:00 ET

McCann-Erickson WorldGroup Acquires Waylon

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson WorldGroup has acquired The Waylon Company, Inc., the largest independent sales promotion firm...

Jul 14, 2000, 01:00 ET

McCann-Erickson WorldGroup Acquires Adair-Greene

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, one of the world's leading integrated marketing communications networks, has...

Jun 29, 2000, 01:00 ET

McCann-Erickson WorldGroup Acquires Nationwide Advertising

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson WorldGroup has acquired Nationwide Advertising Service, a leader in the specialized field of...

Jun 23, 1999, 01:00 ET

Jim Heekin to Be Named as President/CEO of McCann-Erickson Worldwide Ad Agency

NEW YORK, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- John J. Dooner, Jr., Chairman and CEO of McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, announced today that he will relinquish...

Jul 20, 1998, 01:00 ET

U.S. Ad Spending Trend Data Going Back to 1776 Now Posted on McCann-Erickson WorldGroup Website

NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann-Erickson industrywide advertising expenditure data developed and analyzed by Robert J. Coen have now...