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February 6, 2013


Parry Branding Group, a brand identity agency for the health and wellness market, was opened in Brooklyn by Vince Parry.

Account Moves

February 6, 2013


Chopin, the Polish vodka owned by Tadeusz J. Dorda, named Clarity Coverdale Fury, Minneapolis, as its worldwide agency of record. Spending has not been determined. Clarity Coverdale helped introduce Chopin in North America in 1997 and was the brand’s agency for eight years; recently, …

Reviews

February 6, 2013


LG reviewing media duties in U.S. and certain global markets. Read more: http://bit.ly/11Wuykc

People

February 6, 2013


Interpublic will look to appoint a chief executive of IPG Mediabrands UK, following global changes that will see Jim Hytner, global chief executive of the Initiative network, take the role of chief executive of IPG Mediabrands G14. Read more: http://bit.ly/XVHVOJ Ogilvy & Mather's ma…

Industry

February 6, 2013


Liberty Global, the American cable giant, has agreed a $23.3bn (£14.9bn) deal to buy Virgin Media, renewing the rivalry between Liberty's controlling shareholder John Malone and BSkyB-founder Rupert Murdoch. Read more: http://bit.ly/WQOYcd