Havas Worldwide London hires Emily Somers as its new managing director

December 5, 2013

Havas Worldwide London has hired Emily Somers from Leo Burnett to the new role of managing director and bolstered its client services offering with an internal promotion. Somers, who was previously head of account management at Leo Burnett, reports into Havas Worldwide London chief executive…


December 4, 2013

Activision Blizzard, the computer games company that publishes 'Call of Duty', is looking to appoint its first social media agency across Europe. Read more:


December 4, 2013

Publicis finds Synergy in South Africa: acquires Synergize, merges with Saatchi. Read more:


December 4, 2013

Mindshare bulks up in Chicago and LA. Read more: T3 taps Butler Shine's Johnston as COO. Read more:

Account Moves

December 4, 2013

Volvo will move its U.S. $50 million creative business to Grey New York following the selection of Grey London as the brand's global creative agency. The crazy Volvo Trucks stunts will remain with Swedish agency Forsman & Bodenfors. Erwin Penland was named agency of record for CIT B…