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September 15, 2014


Brewing giant Heineken has flatly rejected an £82bn merger with industry rivals SABMiller as moves to consolidate the global beer industry gather pace. Read more: http://goo.gl/rGZK09

Account Moves

September 15, 2014


Skoda has handed 18 Feet & Rising a digital brief after the agency impressed the car brand during its pan-European pitch earlier this year. Read more: http://goo.gl/HHfhn1 TE Connectivity has named KBS (kirshenbaum bond senecal + partners) in New York global AOR to lead strategy, cre…

People

September 12, 2014


Adam Levine, who has worked at DDB, Draftfcb and most recently Deutsch, has filled the chief marketing officer opening at McKinney. Read more: http://goo.gl/XPp6ig In Steve Williams’ first hire since joining Maxus as North American CEO in June, he has named Jonathan Adams as chief …

Account Moves

September 12, 2014


Airbnb has awarded Starcom its global media business after a review. Read more: http://goo.gl/mul82C Next Issue Media, a start-up technology company founded by publishers such as Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith and Time Inc., has hired Eleven to lead its creative efforts. Read mor…

Account Moves

September 11, 2014


Panera Bread has selected MDC Partners’ Anomaly as its new creative ad agency after a review that began in June, the company confirmed Tuesday. Read more: http://goo.gl/WmJFoh Pernod Ricard USA awarded its communication planning, integrated media planning & buying, and social c…