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Dec 02, 2011, 18:43 ET DDB Wins 3 Top Awards at Eurobest 2011

 DDB Worldwide was named Agency Network of the Year at the 2011 Eurobest Awards, marking the third consecutive year the network has been...


Nov 01, 2011, 10:15 ET DDB Chicago Adds John Kottmann as Chief Strategy Officer

DDB Chicago announced today that John Kottmann has joined the agency as Chief Strategy Officer in charge of thought leadership across all agency...


Mar 25, 2011, 16:52 ET The Shelter Pet Project Teams Up With DDB New York to Launch One-Day "Adopt Your Doggie Double" Campaign with Yahoo!

DDB New York is launching a one-day digital ad campaign to promote pet adoptions on behalf of The Shelter Pet Project, a joint venture between The...


Mar 01, 2011, 17:24 ET DDB Oman Named Best Advertising Agency of the Year 2010 at the Oman Media Awards

In recognition of excellence in strategic thinking and creative execution of varied communication campaigns, DDB Oman was named Best Advertising...


Feb 08, 2011, 14:07 ET DDB Latina President Juan Carlos Ortiz Writes a Book of Short Stories on his BlackBerry® Smartphone at 30,000 Feet

Juan Carlos Ortiz, President of DDB Latina, part of DDB Worldwide, has published "Shorts/Cortos,"  the first book written entirely while...


Jan 25, 2011, 12:34 ET DDB's Mockumentary for Heal the Bay Screened at 2011 Sundance Film Festival

A mockumentary created by DDB Los Angeles for not-for-profit environmental watchdog organization Heal the Bay has been selected by the Sundance...


Dec 03, 2010, 11:41 ET DDB Life Style Study® Uncovers Distinct Advantage for Customer Service Savvy Companies

The DDB Life Style Study®, the nation's largest and longest-running annual consumer survey, reveals that while most consumers today are budget...


Nov 12, 2010, 17:15 ET DDB Canada: Strategy's Agency of the Year

DDB Canada was named Agency of the Year (AOY) at the 21st annual competition, hosted by Strategy magazine, which recognizes the best of Canadian...


Oct 11, 2010, 10:58 ET DDB Worldwide and Opinionway Research Show Brands How to Extend Facebook Honeymoon

Brand fans are widespread on Facebook, with a majority rating fan pages extremely favorably. Thirty-six percent declare they are more likely to buy...


Dec 09, 2009, 15:58 ET DDB Group Germany Writes History: First Network Agency Ever to Become Germany's Agency of the Year

DDB Group Germany has become the first network agency in German advertising history to top the 2009 creative rankings of Horizont and W&V...


Nov 16, 2009, 13:32 ET DDB Appoints New CEO in Korea

DDB Asia Pacific has appointed a new CEO to head up DDB Korea. Tae-Yong (Ted) Kim will be responsible for building the agency's client base,...


Nov 10, 2009, 11:00 ET Unilever Has Appointed DDB Lead Creative Agency On Flora/Becel

Unilever has appointed DDB lead communications agency for the Flora/Becel brands, including Flora pro.activ, in Western Europe and North America....


Aug 11, 2009, 12:57 ET DDB Hosts Sir Ken Robinson at Spikes Asia

DDB Group Asia Pacific, a part of DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc, has secured speaker Sir Ken Robinson, an internationally recognized...


Jun 30, 2009, 13:00 ET DDB Worldwide Agencies Win Agency of the Year and Film Grand Prix at 2009 International Advertising Festival in Cannes

DDB Brazil and Tribal DDB Worldwide took home top honors at the 2009 International Advertising Festival at Cannes. DDB Brazil was recognized as...


Jun 04, 2009, 15:21 ET DDB Dominates Effies: Agency Wins Twice Those of Closest Competitors and is Finalist for Grand Effie

DDB took home 12 trophies at the Effies Awards gala last night at Cipriani's 42nd Street in New York City, a whopping six more trophies than any...


Apr 27, 2009, 16:41 ET DDB Worldwide Agencies and Companies Top Award Shows and Rankings

Win Grand Cristal in China, Agency of the Year in South Africa and No. 1 Consolidated Network Ranking DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc has...


Mar 03, 2009, 09:00 ET DDB Worldwide to Bring David Plouffe, Marketing Expert Behind President Obama's Campaign, to Cannes

Plouffe to Speak on the Audacity of Successful Brands David Plouffe, the campaign manager behind Barack Obama's historic presidential election,...


Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET DDB Worldwide Network Captures Print Grand Prix at Cannes

NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The DDB Worldwide network won 48 Lions at the 55th International Advertising Festival in Cannes this year. The...


Mar 18, 2008, 01:00 ET DDB Worldwide Returns as Global Agency Partner of Portfolio Night

NEW YORK, TORONTO and MONTREAL, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the third consecutive year, DDB Worldwide (NYSE: OMC) is partnering with...


Jan 29, 2008, 00:00 ET DDB Worldwide Wins Unilever Ice Cream Brands in the US

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilever has awarded its US ice cream brands, including Breyers, Klondike, Popsicle and Good Humor to DDB...


Feb 26, 2007, 00:00 ET Paul Price Appointed Chief Partnership Officer at DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc

NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc has named Paul Price Chief Partnership Officer, President and CEO Chuck...


Feb 15, 2007, 00:00 ET DDB Worldwide Appoints Takashi Takeda as CEO of DDB Tokyu Agency Creative

TOKYO, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc, President and CEO Chuck Brymer announced today the appointment of...