When in Cannes

July 15, 2014

Velocity Films was delighted to walk away from the final Cannes Lions awards evening on Saturday with a Bronze Lion in hand. The award was received for Ogilvy Johannesburg’s Topsy Foundation commercial ‘Kevin’, directed by Keith Rose. The accolade was one of only two Lions …


July 14, 2014

Former Havas biggies reunite to form digital media Holding Company, Epperson named chief. Read more:

Account Moves

July 14, 2014

Media agency Maxus, part of WPP’s GroupM, has been awarded NBC Universal’s domestic digital media duties after a review. Read more: TTI, British-based owner of the Vax range of floor care products, has appointed New York's Johannes Leonardo as its lead cr…


July 14, 2014

Philip Morris International (PMI), the company that owns Marlboro cigarettes, has approached agencies to discuss its international social media arrangements. Read more:


July 14, 2014

DigitasLBi promoted Norman de Greve from Chief Solutions Officer to President, Boston-Detroit. Read more: Social@Ogilvy, the social media network from the house of Ogilvy & Mather has appointed Fergus Hay as its General Manager for APAC. Read more: http://goo.…