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September 27, 2013


Aegis Media acquires leading digital agency in China - TRIO to become Trio Isobar. Read more: http://bit.ly/18SEILb

People

September 27, 2013


OMD has poached Anna Campell, the global new business and marketing director at Carat Global, to be its business development director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Account Moves

September 27, 2013


Pernod Ricard, the owner of Absolut Vodka and Malibu, has awarded its UK media planning and buying business to Havas Media after a final contest against the incumbent, Vizeum. Read more: http://bit.ly/18vqMmB The price comparison site Gocompare has handed its £40 million advertisin…

Reviews

September 27, 2013


Ginsters, the pasty brand, is looking for an advertising agency after parting ways with Grey London. Read more: http://bit.ly/1fpDpqG Virgin Active, the chain of fitness clubs part-owned by Richard Branson's Virgin Group, is speaking to agencies about its UK advertising requirements. R…

CHRIS SHUMAKER JOINS DRAFTFCB AS CMO FOR NORTH AMERICA

September 26, 2013


New Business Rainmaker Tapped to Spur Network Growth NEW YORK CITY, Sept. 26, 2013 — Draftfcb Global CEO Carter Murray announced today that new business pro Chris Shumaker is joining Draftfcb today as EVP, Chief Marketing Officer for North America, a new role. Shumaker was most recentl…