March 25, 2014

WPP has agreed to acquire XMKT Group, a marketing services agency specialising in customer experience management. Read more:


March 24, 2014

Lesley Bielby joined DiMassimo Goldstein as chief strategy officer. Most recently, Bielby was North American Head of strategic planning at Digitas and chief strategy officer at Hill Holliday. In addition, Tom Christmann joins the agency as chief creative officer, marking the first time that…

Account Moves

March 24, 2014

Digital Kitchen was named digital agency of record for Brooks Running Company, following a review that began in December. The agency will develop a strategic digital approach, including social media, experiential, content and web elements for the Seattle-based running company. Brooks Runnin…

WPP agrees to acquire majority stake in digital technology consultancy, Cognifide, in the UK

March 24, 2014

WPP has agreed to take a majority stake in UK digital technology consultancy, Cognifide, with WPP Digital, the digital investment arm of WPP and Wunderman, the world’s largest digital agency network, taking equal stakes.Cognifide is a digital technology consultancy, specializing in Con…

Account Moves

March 21, 2014

Selfridges has appointed Clive Reeves Public Relations to support its Birmingham store following a competitive four-agency pitch. Read more: Direct Line has appointed Saatchi & Saatchi to its £46 million ad account, ending its relationship with M&C Saa…