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April 5, 2013


Draftfcb has promoted Luis Silva Dias, the president of its Portuguese operation, to the role of European chief creative officer, effective immediately. Read more: http://bit.ly/YXruGF MediaCom APAC COO Toby Jenner moves up to global role. Read more: http://bit.ly/10AdWQM

Account Moves

April 5, 2013


Mindshare has retained the £400m global planning and buying business for HSBC, four weeks after the bank split its creative account between JWT, Grey London and Saatchi & Saatchi. Read more: http://bit.ly/YAh544 Albion has been picked to handle the branding and advertising brie…

Mattel’s triple word score for Ogilvy Public Relations

April 4, 2013


April 4, 2013: Mattel, one of the world’s largest toy companies, has appointed Ogilvy Public Relations on an integrated marketing communications campaign for ambient, social and traditional media. The Ogilvy PR team from Melbourne won the Mattel account in a competitive four work immed…

Reviews

April 4, 2013


Itsu, the Asian-inspired food chain founded by the entrepreneur Julian Metcalfe, is looking for a creative agency ahead of its first advertising and marketing campaign. Read more: http://bit.ly/10uIp2J

Industry

April 4, 2013


Disney has closed LucasArts, the video games business of LucasFilms, just months after completing its $4.1bn (£2.5bn) acquisition of the 'Star Wars' film maker. Read more: http://bit.ly/13Ud7aQ