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Dec 15, 2014, 10:20 ET

McCann Health Wins 5th Successive Title As Specialist Agency of the Year

 For the 5th consecutive year, McCann Health Japan towered above its competition to win Specialist Agency of the Year in Japan and...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

McCann Wins 2 Grand Prix At 2014 Eurobest Awards

McCann Worldgroup won two Grand Prix and 20 additional awards at the 2014 Eurobest Awards held in Helsinki, the largest awards show that recognizes...

Dec 04, 2014, 16:59 ET

MasterCard + McCann Win The 2014 Grand Midas Award For Global Creative Excellence In Financial Marketing

 McCann Worldgroup and its client MasterCard won the prestigious 2014 Grand Midas Award, the top award in this show, along with multiple Golds...

Nov 25, 2014, 15:26 ET

McCann Scores Big at 2014 El Ojo de Iberoamerica Awards

 McCann showed impressive results at the 2014 El Ojo de Iberoamerica Awards held in Buenos Aires. The El Ojo Awards are the largest global...

Nov 18, 2014, 17:13 ET

McCann Named Healthcare Agency Network Of The Year

McCann Health was named Healthcare Agency Network Of The Year at the 2014 Global Awards, a worldwide creative awards show that recognizes the...

Oct 31, 2014, 12:36 ET

Aaron Phua Moves To McCann Worldgroup As ECD On Coca-Cola Based In Shanghai

 McCann Worldgroup announces the appointment of Aaron Phua as Asia Pacific executive creative director for Coca-Cola, a newly created position...

Oct 28, 2014, 16:00 ET

Simon Sikorski & Cath Mawer Named Chief Client Officers at Craft

 Craft, a global adaptation and production agency, today announced it has named Simon Sikorski and Cath Mawer as Chief Client Officers. In...

Oct 20, 2014, 16:00 ET

McCann Names Adrian Botan Global Executive Creative Director

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Adrian Botan has been promoted to the role of Global Executive Creative Director for its worldwide...

Oct 17, 2014, 10:21 ET

Joel Rodriguez Named Executive Creative Director, McCann XBC

 McCann XBC today announced that Joel Rodriguez has joined as Executive Creative Director. Rodriguez will partner with Pete Jones, ECD, McCann...

Oct 13, 2014, 09:44 ET

McCann Worldgroup Named 'Agency Network of the Year' At 2014 Golden Drum Awards In Central & Eastern Europe

 For the second successive year, McCann Worldgroup was recognized as "Agency Network of the Year" at the Golden Drum Festival, Central and...

Oct 06, 2014, 17:01 ET

McCann Health Continues Awards Leadership

 McCann Health, the health and wellness network of McCann Worldgroup, continued to demonstrate its creative preeminence in the healthcare...

Sep 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

McCann Worldgroup Introduces Mercado McCann

McCann Worldgroup and Martin Mercado today announced the creation of Mercado McCann, a global creative agency hub that will partner with the McCann...

Sep 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Prasoon Joshi Named Chairman Of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Prasoon Joshi has been promoted to Chairman of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific. In this position, he...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:03 ET

McCann Worldgroup Appoints Jean-Michel Wu As Chief Talent Officer

 McCann Worldgroup confirms Jean-Michel Wu joins the network as chief talent officer, effective October 20, 2014.  Jean-Michel has...

Jul 18, 2014, 11:53 ET

Mark Lund Appointed CEO of McCann Worldgroup UK

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has appointed Mark Lund as CEO of McCann Worldgroup UK. Lund, most recently a co-founder and...

Jul 10, 2014, 12:00 ET

Pablo Walker Named President of McCann Worldgroup Europe

 McCann Worldgroup today announced new leadership heading two of its international regions. Pablo Walker, who has been President of McCann...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:00 ET

Devika Bulchandani Promoted to President, McCann XBC

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Devika Bulchandani has been promoted to President of McCann XBC (EXTRABOLD CONDENSED). She succeeds...

Jun 18, 2014, 06:00 ET

McCann Promotes John Mescall To Global Executive Creative Director Role

 McCann Erickson today announced the promotion of John Mescall to the new role of Global Executive Creative Director. Mescall is currently...

Jun 05, 2014, 16:01 ET
McCann Global Creative Chairman Rob Reilly (center) flanked by new Executive Creative Directors James Dawson-Hollis (left) and Bill Wright. (PRNewsFoto/McCann Worldgroup)

McCann Names James Dawson-Hollis And Bill Wright Global Executive Creative Directors

McCann today announced that two highly-awarded creatives, James Dawson-Hollis and Bill Wright, are joining the agency as Global Executive Creative...

May 28, 2014, 16:30 ET

Ed Powers Named CEO of Craft

McCann Worldgroup today announced it has named Ed Powers as CEO of its Craft adaptation and production unit. Craft is dedicated to effectively...