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Staff Writer — Adweek

Adweek writer with a focus on agencies and ad industry holding companies.

Carat USA is Relativity Media's Largest Unsecured Creditor Owed $36.8 million

adweek.com — Carat USA is Relativity Media's biggest unsecured creditor, owed nearly $37 million, according to the independent studio's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. The Dentsu Aegis agency, which won Relativity's business in October 2010, leads 50 unsecured creditors.
Jul 31, 2015

UN OH Relativity Media Owes Carat USA More Money Than Any of Its Other Unsecured Creditors adweek.it/1DfiDXA via @NoreenOLeary

Q2 Organic Growth Rises Only 1% at Publicis Groupe

adweek.com — Publicis Groupe continues to reap the benefits of the strengthening dollar and pound sterling, announcing that second-quarter revenue rose 39 percent to $2.7 billion.
Jul 23, 2015

#ADWEEK Publicis Groupe pays nearly $4 billion for Sapient and now that digital acquisition posts negative growth.bit.ly/1InYIYL

If Iran Sanctions Lift, Will Foreign Ad Companies Rush In?

adweek.com — Sir Martin Sorrell, the WPP chief, has called Iran the last great, untapped market for growing his business. With a potential nuclear deal set to end some embargoes and perhaps begin integrating the Middle East power in the global marketplace, are big industry holding companies plotting moves into the country?

MDC Founder Miles Nadal Quits Amid SEC Investigation

adweek.com — Just how bad are the findings of the SEC's investigation of MDC Partners' founder Miles Nadal? That's the question looming over the company after he quit unexpectedly this week, along with his former chief accounting officer, Michael Sabatino.
Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK MDC founder Miles Nadal resigns amid SEC investigation of his expenses. bit.ly/1JvkHYi What are they finding?

Omnicom Posts 5.3% Rise in Second Quarter Organic Revenue

adweek.com — Omnicom, hit by foreign exchange rates, said second-quarter revenue declined 1.7 percent to $3.8 billion. Organic revenue rose 5.3 percent, increasing 5.9 percent in North America, 5.4 percent in the U.K., 3.9 percent in Europe, 7.6 percent in Asia Pacific and 11.9 percent in Africa and the Middle East, the company announced today.
Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK Continued strengthening of the dollar hurts Omnicom again in Q2, causing revenue, net income decline.bit.ly/1IgXBIr

Capitalist Trappings Are Slow to Come to Cuba

adweek.com — This week America takes another step toward normalizing relations with Cuba as it reopens embassies on the Caribbean's largest island. While the U.S. embargo remains in place, barring the business activities of domestic companies, foreign players have had more freedom in anticipating economic opportunities if and when Cuba's state-controlled economy opens up.
Jul 21, 2015

Capitalist Trappings Are Slow to Come to #Cuba adweek.it/1TN1mZZ @WPP via @noleary @adweek

Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK Why ad industry holding companies like WPP are now moving into Cuba. bit.ly/1HFsK6G Expectations of economy's opening.

Check Out Grey's Cool Nature-and-Monument Mashups in New Campaign for National Park Service

adweek.com — Grey New York is doing some fancy Photoshop work to highlight the glory of American nature and monuments in a compelling new outdoor and print campaign for the National Park Service. The agency is using mashups to contrast the diversity of the 407 American destinations overseen by the government agency.

American Airlines Launches Global Review for Creative and Media

adweek.com — American Airlines' global creative and media accounts are up for review as the marketer prepares to retire the US Airways brand after acquiring the rival carrier. American's longtime agencies McCann Erickson, New York, and its affiliate in Dallas, TM Advertising, will defend the creative business.

After Three Decades With Grey, Olive Garden Launches Creative Review

adweek.com — Olive Garden, a mainstay account at Grey for nearly three decades, has launched a review of its creative business. The restaurant chain spent $155 million in media last year, according to Kantar Media. Grey, which handles the business out of its New York headquarters, is defending. Pile + Co.
Jul 08, 2015

#ADWEEK After three decades at Grey, Olive Garden calls a creative review. bit.ly/1J5499l Agency will defend.

Jul 08, 2015

@olivegarden reviews its creative business adweek.it/1J53Rza with longtime incumbent @GreyGravy defending.

Jul 08, 2015

@olivegarden , now in creative review, adweek.it/1J53Rza spent about $155 million in media last year, according to @Kantar_Media

Mcgarrybowen Expands Into Singapore

adweek.com — Mcgarrybowen is expanding into Singapore by acquiring a 20 percent stake in Mangham Gaxiola, a three-year-old independent started by two top ex-Ogilvy execs in the region. The shop, which will be called manghamgaxiola mcgarrybowen, will be led by founders Stephen Mangham, the former group chairman of Ogilvy Singapore, and Robert Gaxiola, an Ogilvy Singapore executive creative director.
Jul 07, 2015

#ADWEEK mcgarrybowen opens sixth office by investing in Singapore agency.bit.ly/1gm8Dl4 Second outpost in Asia, alongside Shanghai.

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Jul 30, 2015

#ADWEEK Facebook's mobile base is 1 billion users bigger than all of Twitter. bit.ly/1OD0HGZ 76% of ad revenue comes from mobile.

Jul 23, 2015

#ADWEEK Publicis Groupe pays nearly $4 billion for Sapient and now that digital acquisition posts negative growth.bit.ly/1InYIYL

Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK Continued strengthening of the dollar hurts Omnicom again in Q2, causing revenue, net income decline.bit.ly/1IgXBIr

Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK MDC founder Miles Nadal resigns amid SEC investigation of his expenses. bit.ly/1JvkHYi What are they finding?

Jul 21, 2015

#ADWEEK Why ad industry holding companies like WPP are now moving into Cuba. bit.ly/1HFsK6G Expectations of economy's opening.

Jul 20, 2015

#ADWEEK 30 creatives whose smart, funny and innovative work keeps advertising interesting. bit.ly/1KfEnVz

Jul 20, 2015

#ADWEEK Brands are overtaking YouTube: bit.ly/1TLmI9U 40 billion views for the top 100 companies. #YouTube

Jul 20, 2015

#ADWEEK This ad hilariously skewers every bad business cliche your coworkers have ever uttered. bit.ly/1J4WfB2

Jul 20, 2015

#ADWEEK The Adweek Creative 100 bit.ly/1OgKKGf America's most inventive talent in marketing, media and tech.

Jul 16, 2015

#ADWEEK The ESPY Awards tripled viewership in its broadcast debut.bit.ly/1gDXmMW Caitlyn Jenner, Derek Jeter boost buzz.

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