Monica Tailor appointed Global Director of McCann LIVE

McCann announced today that Monica Tailor has been promoted to the role of SVP, Global Director of McCann LIVE, the network’s global social practice. The appointment marks the latest in the network’s increasing investment in its social offering on the back of significant client demand for these services.  Brands connect with people every day on social … Continue reading “Monica Tailor appointed Global Director of McCann LIVE”

McCann Worldgroup names global Nike star as President, Global CCO

McCann Worldgroup today announced that Alex Lopez will join the network as President & Global Chief Creative Officer. Lopez arrives from Nike, where he held several global leadership posts, including Vice President, Global Marketing, Men’s Creative Director at Nike and Co-Founder and Global Head Of Studio at Waffle Iron Entertainment. The addition of Lopez is the next … Continue reading “McCann Worldgroup names global Nike star as President, Global CCO”

McCann Worldgroup rolls out MW Presents podcast series

Our friends at McCann Worldgroup today announced the launch of  “MW Presents” Podcast Series, the first of which is “Spontaneously Candid,” which features leaders, thinkers, creators and influencers in unstructured, unscripted and unrehearsed conversations designed to get to know the person behind the resume, credentials and accomplishments. The podcast series is the latest offering from the “MW … Continue reading “McCann Worldgroup rolls out MW Presents podcast series”

McCann Health wins “Most Awarded Network at Healthcare Awards

McCann Health was named World’s Most Awarded Network for the third year in a row and McCann Health New York was named World’s Most Awarded Agency at The Creative Floor show, marking the first time a network has swept both categories in the show’s history. Additionally, McCann Health New York client Change the Ref was … Continue reading “McCann Health wins “Most Awarded Network at Healthcare Awards”

McCann launches sustainability department

McCann Worldgroup has launched a sustainability department to commit resources to, and drive forward, the network’s sustainability agenda. The agency announced that Jaclyn Kaminski, a Director of Business Leadership at McCann London, has been named to the newly-created role of Global Director of Sustainability, and will lead the department. Kaminski brings with her a wealth of expertise, including … Continue reading “McCann launches sustainability department”

MGM, Bellagio relaunch in new campaign from McCann

As the brand that exists to entertain the human race, MGM Resorts is compelled to remind the world that a return to normal just won’t cut it – this is time for something way beyond normal. The past year and a half has been a difficult and trying time, to say the very least. The … Continue reading “MGM, Bellagio relaunch in new campaign from McCann”

Cannes Lions: McCann wins Grand Prix in PR Category

McCann Worldgroup has been awarded a Grand Prix in the PR Lions category at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for ‘The Bread Exam,’ a campaign teaching women to perform self-checks and detect early signs of breast cancer. The campaign was developed to help tackle cultural taboos, which can prevent early breast cancer detection in … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: McCann wins Grand Prix in PR Category”

McCann: Laura Simpson to head Intelligence unit

McCann Worldgroup today announced that Laura Simpson has been promoted to President, McCann Worldgroup Truth Central and Global Chief Intelligence Officer, heading up the network’s intelligence unit. McCann Worldgroup’s expanded intelligence capabilities include the official launch of the agency’s Truth Engine, a proprietary tool that provides access across the network to the proprietary insights (aka “truths”) identified by … Continue reading “McCann: Laura Simpson to head Intelligence unit”

Gerety Awards: McCann is U.S. Agency of Year

Prior to the shortlist announcement due Tuesday, June 15, and following the U.S judging session, the Gerety Awards, the only creative prize to reward the best in advertising from the female vision, announces that McCann New York is the U.S. agency of the year. Agency of the Year by country is chosen by the local … Continue reading “Gerety Awards: McCann is U.S. Agency of Year”

Webbys name McCann Network of Year

McCann Worldgroup has been named Network of the Year by the 2021 Webby Awards, marking the second year in a row the network has received this recognition. In addition, McCann New York has been named Webby Agency of the Year. The Webby Awards, known as the “Internet’s highest honor,” are presented annually by the International Academy of … Continue reading “Webbys name McCann Network of Year”

USPS discovers new routes with McCann

Business is changing. The United States Postal Service (USPS) is changing with it, so we can serve businesses and their customers right when they need it. The Postal Service, an essential federal service, is part of the nation’s critical infrastructure, delivering mail and packages to every home and business in the United States. USPS deliveries … Continue reading “USPS discovers new routes with McCann”

McCann Health promotes Carucci to Global Med Officer

McCann Health today announced the promotion of Medical Director Dan Carucci MD, MSc, PhD to Global Chief Medical Officer. As an esteemed and expert voice in the scientific and medical community, Dr. Carucci will harness his vast knowledge and experience in innovative medicine, practice and delivery to contribute authoritative science to the agency’s clients and … Continue reading “McCann Health promotes Carucci to Global Med Officer”

Perry Fair named EVP, global ECD for McCann

Big congrats to Perry Fair. The talented advertising veteran has been named to the brand new role of EVP, global ECD, director of entertainment, for McCann New York. Fair has held senior roles on both the ad agency and client side of the business. He was also the first Black president of a publicly traded … Continue reading “Perry Fair named EVP, global ECD for McCann”

McCann promotes Singleton Beato to Global EVP

McCann today announced that Singleton Beato has been promoted to the brand new role of Global EVP, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer. Beato joined McCann Worldgroup as Chief Diversity & Engagement Officer in 2017. In this role, she was responsible for designing and leading strategic workforce diversity and engagement solutions that drive business performance … Continue reading “McCann promotes Singleton Beato to Global EVP”

McCann Worldgroup makes a Powers move

McCann Worldgroup today announced it has promoted Suzanne Powers to Global President McCann Worldgroup & CSO. Powers will expand her global responsibilities to drive the McCann Worldgroup brand and business both inside and outside the organization. This includes continuing to cultivate best-in-class work while driving the cultural and business transformation necessary to modernize all of the offerings for clients and … Continue reading “McCann Worldgroup makes a Powers move”

McCann named ‘Network of Year’ at 2020 Webbys

McCann Worldgroup announced today that it has been named Network of the Year by the 2020 Webby Awards. This marks the first time in the network’s history that it has received this recognition. The Webby Awards, known as the “Internet’s highest honor,” are presented annually by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). … Continue reading “McCann named ‘Network of Year’ at 2020 Webbys”

Coca-Cola and McCann react to social distancing

Brands continue to react to the new edict of social distancing due to the rampant spread of the normal coronavirus COVID-19. Yesterday, we showed you how McDonald’s separated its golden arches in a show of support for the action. Today, we have Argentina’s Mercado McCann with their effort for client Coca-Cola. The brand used a … Continue reading “Coca-Cola and McCann react to social distancing”

Burger King, McCann take top honors at 2019 Clios

Singing vaginas. Whopper detours. McCann, New York. Barbie. Answer is – what won last night at the 2019 Clio Awards? Burger King’s smart as hell “Whopper Detour,” from FCB New York won the Grand Clio in two categories, Digital/Mobile and Direct. Andy Cohen hosted the event at The Manhattan Center in New York City. The … Continue reading “Burger King, McCann take top honors at 2019 Clios”

McCann Worldgroup named 2019 Network of the Year

McCann Worldgroup was named Network of the Year at the 2019 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The global agency group, which won a total of 73 Lions representing creative work from across its disciplines and all of its regions, was also named at the weeklong Festival as the Healthcare Network of the Year for … Continue reading “McCann Worldgroup named 2019 Network of the Year”

McCann NY gives us stark reminder about gun violence

We’re all aware of Generation X, Generation Y, Generation Z, The Pepsi Generation. Now McCann NY and March for Our Lives wants to introduce us to “Generation Lockdown.” It is estimated that 95% of school kids — some as young as five — are now trained on what to do during an active shooter situation … Continue reading “McCann NY gives us stark reminder about gun violence”