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Sir John Hegarty airs concern over Brexit

Advertising icon Sir John Hegarty has expressed his feelings over Brexit by saying Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (EU) is “without question probably the most stupid thing the country has ever done.” Hegarty, the...

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Top hires this week

Arnold steps down at AMV Rosie Arnold is to step down from her role as creative partner at AMV BBDO after more than three decades. Arnold was most recently head of art and creative partner at the agency but spent 33 years at BBH, where rose to...

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Seven talks to see at Connect: London 2018

There's less than two weeks to go until Connect: London, a new creative festival that will see two days of insight, inspiration and thought-provoking conversation take place at Boiler House, Old Truman Brewery. With so much on the agenda such as...

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Festive Feels: All the ads of Christmas 2018

Argos - The Christmas Fool Agency: The&Partnership Director: Ian Pons Jewell Production: Friend Tesco - However You Do Christmas Agency: BBH Director: Randy Krallman Production: Smuggler TK Maxx - The Neverending Stocking Agency:...

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Top hires this week

Laurentino lands CCO role at Ogilvy Ogilvy UK has appointed André Laurentino, aka Dede, to run its creative department as chief creative officer. Laurentino has led multi-disciplinary teams to produce work for the likes of Volkswagen, Audi,...

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Top hires this week

Proximity London adds Tan Proximity London has hired Ben Tan (above) as head of strategy to lead and oversee the growing department. With more than 20 years of industry experience, Tan joins from BBD Perfect Storm where he was executive planning...

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Account Wins of the Week

Ogilvy UK wins MOBO London-based ad agency Ogilvy UK has been appointed by the MOBO Organisation to handle brand development and strategy across its awards and other entities. The MOBO Awards began in 1996 and has since become one of Europe’s...

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Account Wins of the Week

BBH London - Burger King UK Burger King UK has appointed BBH London as its first creative agency, without a pitch, following the UK’s franchise’s buyout at the end of 2017. The UK franchise was acquired by private equity firm Bridgepoint...