Abdul Wahid Ovaice Joins Huge as Global Executive Creative Director
Huge, the global experience agency (NYSE: IPG), today announced Abdul Wahid Ovaice, Global Executive Creative Director for Huge's Google account, effective immediately. Abdul will report directly to David Clarke, Huge's Chief Design Officer, North America, and serve as the global creative lead for the agency's Google account. In this role, he will be responsible for overseeing all creative design and execution across the account, which spans across 10 of the agency's 13 offices.
Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on the morning of October 21, 2021. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on the same day to review results.
AREA 23 And Hip Hop Public Health Launch "Lil Sugar," Exposing The Many Hidden Forms Of Sugar In Food Products
/PRNewswire/ -- AREA 23, an IPG Health company, has launched the multi-platform campaign, ,in collaboration with the -based, global non-profit organization, (HHPH) to raise awareness about the hidden sugars in many of the foods we eat. A leader in health education and advocacy, Hip Hop Public Health is dedicated to fusing art, music and science to educate and empower youth regarding vital health topics, including obesity, stroke, hypertension and related conditions; and, most recently, COVID-19.
McCann Worldgroup Names Alex Lopez President & Global Chief Creative Officer
/PRNewswire/ -- McCann Worldgroup today announced that 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.
McCann Worldgroup Rolls Out MW Presents Podcast Series to Provide Insights and Counsel from Top Leaders, Creators, Thinkers and Influencers
/PRNewswire/ -- 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 Presents" platform that McCann Worldgroup launched last year, focusing on providing thought leadership and expertise to the market on the most impactful and important business, societal and cultural trends and leaders affecting and guiding brands.
Weber Shandwick Launches Media Security Center to Address Emerging Information Threats
/PRNewswire/ -- The new Weber Shandwick Media Security Center is an industry leading, cross-disciplinary team with AI-driven technology at its core, built to address what the overwhelming majority of executives say is one of the leading reputation issues businesses faces today – the spread of disinformation.
Huge Launches "Experience Stack of the Future," a New Commerce Ecosystem
Huge (NYSE: IPG), a global experience agency, today announces the launch of Experience Stack of the Future (XSF). XSF reimagines the complex technology ecosystem and defines a solution for brands looking to enable business growth by bringing new experiences to market for consumers. Led by Huge, in partnership with Contentful and BigCommerce, XSF leverages a set of modern, highly-aligned platform technologies to be integrated into one commerce experience destination.
Reprise Appoints Glen Conybeare to New Role as Global President Reprise Commerce
Today Reprise, the performance marketing and eCommerce specialty agency of IPG Mediabrands (NYSE: IPG), announced the appointment of Glen Conybeare as Global President of Reprise Commerce. The business unit dedicated to eCommerce within Reprise Digital was launched in late 2020 and has achieved significant growth despite uncertainty in the broader economy. This newly created role builds on the vision for Reprise Commerce to become a preferred agency partner for clients globally by adding enterprise-wide leadership of the business unit.
Blackbird.AI Raises $10M Series A to Combat Disinformation, Narrative Conflict and Harmful Content
/PRNewswire/ -- , an AI-driven Disinformation Intelligence Platform, today announced the completion of a Series A fundraising led by Dorilton Ventures, with participation from new investors including Generation Ventures, Trousdale Ventures, StartFast Ventures and , former chief counter-terrorism advisor for the National Security Council. Existing investor NetX also participated.
Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 30th Annual Communacopia Conference
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 30th Annual Communacopia Conference on Tuesday, September 21st, 2021, at 8:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled.