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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...

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...