Meet The Mining Screensaver, a project that helps change the world from a screensaver

Meet The Mining Screensaver, a project that helps change the world from a screensaver

 Ever thought about contributing to humanitarian causes and helping people change the world from a simple screensaver? It sounds easy – and it really is! Change.org, the world’s largest petition platform, and TracyLocke Brazil, part of Omnicom Group shopper marketing agencies, have created The Mining Screensaver, a screensaver that, once installed, uses computers to […]

Ronnie S. Hawkins Appointed to Omnicom Group Board of Directors

Ronnie S. Hawkins Appointed to Omnicom Group Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Omnicom Group Inc. announced the appointment of Ronnie S. Hawkins as an Independent Director, effective immediately. Mr. Hawkins’ appointment increases the size of the Board of Directors to 14 members, 12 of whom are independent. He will be a member of the Finance Committee. “It is a pleasure to welcome […]

Omnicom Group Names Wendy Clark Global President and CEO of DDB Worldwide

Omnicom Group Names Wendy Clark Global President and CEO of DDB Worldwide

Omnicom Group Inc. President and CEO John Wren announced the appointment of Wendy Clark as President and CEO of DDB Worldwide. Clark succeeds Chuck Brymer who will assume the title of Chairman. Both roles are effective immediately. “After 12 terrific years as the head of DDB, I am excited to hand the baton to Wendy,” said Chuck Brymer, Chairman, DDB Worldwide. […]

Brand identity and packaging design agency Hornall Anderson UK rebrands as OurCreative.

Brand identity and packaging design agency Hornall Anderson UK rebrands as OurCreative.

Hornall Anderson UK has rebranded as OurCreative. following its split from Hornall Anderson USA earlier this year. The brand identity and packaging design agency remains part of the Omnicom Group. Fresh start Managing Director Kim Van Elkan said: “OurCreative’s name was born out of a collective team workshop and desire to reflect that at our […]

PHD and Wired co-founder Kevin Kelly to explore the 12 “inevitable” tech trends at 2016’s Cannes Lions

PHD and Wired co-founder Kevin Kelly to explore the 12 “inevitable” tech trends at 2016’s Cannes Lions

PHD Worldwide, part of Omnicom Media Group, joins this year’s lineup of speakers at the Cannes Lions festival of International Creativity and continues its focus on emerging technology through a collaboration with Wired co-founder Kevin Kelly. Kelly, a leading technology thinker and writer, will join PHD’s worldwide strategy director, Mark Holden, to explore the 12 […]

LifeLock Inc. Names DDB Chicago Agency of Record

LifeLock Inc. Names DDB Chicago Agency of Record

LifeLock Inc., of Tempe, AZ, announced that it has selected DDB Chicago, part of Omnicom Group, as its advertising agency of record, following a competitive review. The new agency relationship begins immediately. DDB Chicago will be responsible for driving customer acquisition growth through various communications channels. “We are excited to have chosen DDB Chicago. We […]

TBWA Announces Merger of Operations in Canada

TBWA Announces Merger of Operations in Canada

TBWA Worldwide announced today that it has merged leading network agencies TBWA\Toronto and Juniper Park to form a new agency, Juniper Park\TBWA, effective immediately. The Juniper Park partnership team of CEO Jill Nykoliation and Chief Creative Officers Terry Drummond, Alan Madill and Barry Quinn will lead the office, reporting to TBWA Worldwide President and CEO […]