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Nov 19, 2010, 18:13 ET
Linus Karlsson, Chief Creative Officer and Chairman, McCann Erickson, New York and London.  (PRNewsFoto/McCann Worldgroup)

McCann Erickson Appoints Linus Karlsson Chief Creative Officer and Chairman, New York and London

McCann Worldgroup CEO Nick Brien announced today the appointment of Linus Karlsson as Chairman and Chief Creative Officer of McCann Erickson...

Jan 22, 2010, 11:07 ET

SPLIT Launches as a Global Creative Technology Company

SPLIT, a new creative technology venture, today is launching as an independent Interpublic Group revenue unit, aligned with McCann Worldgroup....

Oct 21, 2009, 12:42 ET

McCann Worldgroup Launches McCann MIA as New Gateway Hub to Latin America

McCann MIA a new Miami-based company specializing in the Latin American market is being launched by McCann Worldgroup, one of the world's...

Aug 18, 2009, 10:28 ET

Michael McLaren To Regional Director, McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific

Michael McLaren, who was named CEO of Worldgroup EXP in February of this year, is moving to Regional Director of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific...

Aug 17, 2009, 15:59 ET

Aramaki Joins McCann SLC as Chief Digital Officer

Craig Aramaki is joining McCann Erickson Salt Lake City as Senior VP, Chief Digital Officer, from Euro RSCG where he was one of five members of...

May 06, 2009, 11:19 ET

London 2012 Appoint McCann Worldgroup as Marketing Services Agency

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today confirm that McCann Worldgroup has been appointed as its...

Aug 24, 2005, 01:00 ET

New Team Named to Lead McCann Worldgroup's EMEA Region

LONDON, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Rupert Howell and Giuseppe Usuelli, the heads of McCann Worldgroup's UK and Italian agencies respectively, will...

Dec 08, 2004, 00:00 ET

McCann Worldgroup Acquires boede+partners

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Worldgroup has acquired Salt Lake City-based boede+partners, an integrated communications agency that...

Jun 14, 2004, 01:00 ET

McCann Worldgroup Introduces the 'Demand Chain' as Unifying Strategic Approach for Driving Client Growth

NEW YORK, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Worldgroup, one of the largest global marketing communications organizations, has unified and further...

Mar 11, 2004, 00:00 ET

New Corporate Identity Announced for McCann Worldgroup

NEW YORK, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Worldgroup, a global marketing communications company formed in 1997, today announces a new corporate...

Jun 28, 2002, 01:00 ET

World Cup 2002's Big Surprise: Not the Finalists, But the Increased Fan Interest by Women Globally

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Although the teams competing in the World Cup final are the usual suspects -- Germany and Brazil -- global...

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...