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Jun 27, 2016, 13:23 ET McCann New York Ranked No. 2 in U.S. and Fourth Globally at Cannes Lions Festival

McCann New York, whose virtual reality-based Lockheed Martin campaign was a major award-winner at last week's 2016 Cannes Lions Festival of...


Jun 20, 2016, 15:00 ET John Mescall Expands McCann Creative Role As President of Global Creative Council

 McCann Worldgroup announced that John Mescall has been named President of its Global Creative Council, an expanded creative role charged with...


Jun 17, 2016, 09:00 ET How fluent are you in Gen Z speak?

Reading the above, you're most likely to fall into one of two camps: either this is your native language (ok, maybe it's trying a little too hard,...


Jun 16, 2016, 16:30 ET Still Living with the Folks at 32? It's Time to Move Out, McCann Uncovers as Global View in 'Truth About Youth'

 Like generations before them, the next wave of young people are still going to want some young adult time to "find themselves" before they...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:30 ET Chris Macdonald Named President of McCann North America

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Chris Macdonald, President of the New York office, has been promoted to the new position of President...


Jun 08, 2016, 15:54 ET Comedy All-Stars Rashida Jones, Keegan-Michael Key, and Rob Delaney to Appear at the 2016 Cannes Lions Festival

 McCann Worldgroup and The Paley Center for Media are proud to present the second installment of their "Creativity is the Only Way to Survive"...


Jun 07, 2016, 18:44 ET McCann Ranked #1 Network At 2016 El Sol, Festival Iberoamericano de la Comunicación Publicitaria

 McCann Worldgroup was ranked creatively as the #1 most awarded advertising agency network in the 2016 El Sol, Festival Iberoamericano de la...


Jun 07, 2016, 09:00 ET Kelly Johnson to President of twofifteenmccann

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Kelly Johnson has been promoted from Managing Director to President of San Francisco-based...


Jun 03, 2016, 16:02 ET Fitzgerald's 'Long Story Short' Work for Quikrete Wins Best of Show at Radio Mercury Awards

Fitzgerald & CO has won the Radio Mercury Awards' Best of Show award for their "Long Story Short" radio campaign on behalf of Quikrete, the...


Jun 02, 2016, 10:30 ET McCann is Ranked #1 Network At 2016 FIAP Creative Awards

McCann was ranked creatively as the most awarded network in the FIAP 2016 Awards, according to a final tally conducted by the organizers of the...


Apr 04, 2016, 11:00 ET Jeff Cruz Joins MRM//McCann Detroit As Newly Appointed Chief Creative Officer

MRM//McCann today announced that Jeff Cruz has joined the Detroit team as EVP, Chief Creative Officer. Cruz joins the agency from VSA Partners,...


Jan 26, 2016, 14:43 ET McCann Named to Ad Age's 2016 A-List of Year's Best Marketing Agencies

McCann, in recognition of its "strong new-business growth" combined with its increased emphasis on creativity and collaboration, has been named to...


Jan 19, 2016, 16:00 ET McCann Worldgroup Announces Senior Leadership Promotions

McCann Worldgroup today announced several leadership promotions across its agencies and disciplines. Harris Diamond, Chairman and CEO of McCann...


Dec 09, 2015, 15:49 ET McCann Worldgroup Agencies Ranked #1 Creative Network In Greater China At Campaign Asia Agency Of Year Awards

 McCann Worldgroup's agencies in Greater China dominated the 2015 Campaign Asia-Pacific Agency of the Year Awards. McCann Worldgroup was ranked...


Dec 07, 2015, 11:26 ET McCann Truth Central's New Tastemakers Council Report Reveals the Distinctive Culture of American Luxury

 McCann Truth Central, McCann Worldgroup's global thought leadership unit, today released the results of its Tastemakers Council Report No. 2,...


Nov 20, 2015, 12:41 ET Beko appoints McCann Worldgroup as lead agency partner

Beko has appointed McCann Worldgroup as lead agency partner for global communication projects. McCann Worldgroup will serve as a lead agency for...


Oct 29, 2015, 09:00 ET McCann Worldgroup Appoints Alex Lubar as CEO of McCann London

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has appointed Alex Lubar as CEO of McCann London. Currently McCann Worldgroup's New York-based...


Aug 24, 2015, 10:00 ET Jesse Lin Promoted To Vice Chairman, McCann Worldgroup APAC, And Chairman, MRM//McCann APAC

 McCann Worldgroup today announced that Jesse Lin has been promoted to Vice Chairman of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific and Chairman of...


Aug 06, 2015, 10:00 ET McCann Worldgroup Promotes Nannette LaFond-Dufour To Chief Client Officer

 McCann Worldgroup has named Nannette LaFond-Dufour as Chief Client Officer. Ms. LaFond-Dufour has been serving as President of the McCann...


Jun 15, 2015, 11:45 ET Viola Davis, Award-Winning Actress Appearing At 2015 Cannes Lions Festival At 13:00 On Monday, June 22nd

WHAT: An intimate and candid conversation featuring Ms. Davis, star of ABC Studios How to Get Away with Murder's with Executive Producer and...


Jun 12, 2015, 11:18 ET McCann Worldgroup Names Joe DiMeglio EVP, Worldwide Account Director For General Motors Account

McCann Worldgroup today announced that it has appointed Joe DiMeglio as EVP, Worldwide Account Director for its global General Motors business...


Jun 04, 2015, 17:09 ET McCann Worldgroup Wins Top APAC + Ibero-American Awards

 McCann Worldgroup won global "Network of the Year" honors this week at two major international creative awards shows. This achievement...


Jun 04, 2015, 09:54 ET Matt Woehrmann Named CEO Of Fitzgerald & Co

 Fitzgerald & Co today announced that Matt Woehrmann will succeed Dave Fitzgerald as CEO, with Fitzgerald assuming the role of Chairman of...


Jun 03, 2015, 11:00 ET Bruno Tallent Named CEO McCann Worldgroup France

 McCann Wordgroup today announced the appointment of Bruno Tallent as CEO of McCann Worldgroup France. Tallent joins from TBWA\France, where he...


May 20, 2015, 13:57 ET Viola Davis, Award-Winning Actress, Joins McCann Worldgroup & Paley Center For Media Seminar At 2015 Cannes Lions Festival On June 22nd

 McCann Worldgroup & The Paley Center for Media are very proud to announce that the critically revered film, theater and TV actress Viola...