Helen Prokos Joins Publicis Hawkeye As Group Creative Director

Prokos Brings Wealth of Brand-building & CRM Agency Experience for Top Brands

DALLAS, TX (December 18, 2014) – Publicis Hawkeye, an integrated advertising and digital agency based in Dallas, secures Helen Prokos as group creative director. She will work on both B2C and B2B accounts with an emphasis on multichannel engagement for the agency. Prokos’ 20-plus years of brand-building and CRM agency experience, primarily in Canada, includes stints with Wunderman as e-creative group head; OgilvyOne/OgilvyInteractive as co-creative director interactive; Saatchi & Saatchi as copywriter; and TBWA Chiat/Day as copywriter, among others. Read More ››

Eric Green Named Dir. of Experience Design at Publicis Kaplan Thaler

NEW YORK, NY (June 8, 2014) – Dawn Winchester, Chief Digital Officer for Publicis North America today announced the appointment of Eric Green as EVP, Director of Experience Design at Publicis Kaplan Thaler, effective October 29, 2014.

In this new role, Green will be responsible for leading a team of experience designers and content strategists to create omni-channel, end-to-end consumer experiences. Read More ››

Publicis Seattle Names Lori Davis EVP, Exec. Business Dir.

Former Activision Exec to Lead T-Mobile Business

SEATTLE, WA (September 30, 2014) – Publicis Seattle announced today the appointment of Lori Davis to EVP, Executive Business Director. Effective immediately, Davis will become both the account and business lead on the agency’s T-Mobile account. She will be responsible for sustaining, growing and optimizing the T-Mobile business – from account management and hiring to operational oversight of creative development and production. Davis will report to agency CEO Scott Foreman. Read More ››

Robert Camilleri Receives “Change Agent” Award at 8th Annual ADCOLOR Awards

RobertC ADCOLOR AwardLOS ANGELES, CA (September 20, 2014) – In a night that celebrated the achievements of those working to champion diversity in the advertising, marketing, PR, media and entertainment industries, ADCOLOR recognized some of the best and brightest at their annual ADCOLOR Awards ceremony.

Each year, the ADCOLOR Award nominees and honorees are selected based on criteria such as ADCOLOR’s motto “Rise Up and Reach Back”. Those recognized work not only to go above and beyond in their own careers, but also go out of their way to help others and make an impact on their peers. Read More ››

Publicis Seattle Appoints Ryan Stoner Strategy Dir.

Plus Six Additional Hires Bolster Agency’s Strategy Team

SEATTLE, WA (September 15, 2014) – Publicis Seattle announced today the appointment of Ryan Stoner as Strategy Director, a new position. In addition, six new hires have joined the agency to round out the agency’s strategy department as the agency continues to add new business and respond to increased demand for strategic leadership with existing clients. Read More ››

Publicis Seattle Appoints Jason Lucas as Executive Creative Director

Creative Ad Veteran to Assist on T-Mobile Account

Jason LucasSEATTLE, WA (August 18, 2014) – Publicis Seattle announced the appointment of Jason Lucas as EVP, Executive Creative Director. Reporting to Chief Creative Officer Andrew Christou, Lucas will be responsible for overseeing the creative department on the T-Mobile account. Jason’s arrival marks the next stage in Publicis Seattle’s growth stemming from the success of T-mobile’s most recent shift to be known as the “Un-Carrier” in the wireless industry. Lucas’ hiring also comes at an important time in Publicis Seattle’s history, as the agency bolsters its creative team to take on a variety of new clients, while providing current clients with a wider range of capabilities. Read More ››

Publicis Worldwide North America Taps Rising Star Julie Levin as Chief Marketing Officer

Andrew Bruce Expands Leadership Team To Leverage Publicis Worldwide Capabilities Across North America

NEW YORK, NY (August 19, 2014) – Publicis Worldwide North America has tapped rising star, Julie Levin, as Chief Marketing Officer, reporting to Andrew Bruce, CEO, of the region. In the new role, Levin will be responsible for both new and organic business development across all Publicis North America offices and brands. She will be based in the Publicis North America flagship office in New York. Read More ››

Publicis Lights Up The Champs Elysées

A Creative, Enchanting and Unique Digital Show

ECA2_Publicis-26PARIS, FRANCE (July 7, 2014) – Every evening, 17,000 LED lights will transform the façade of the Publicis Groupe headquarters on the Champs Elysées in Paris. It is the only façade of its kind in the world, a symbol of brilliant French distinction.

NEW ATTRACTION ON THE CHAMPS ELYSEES
After 24 months of design, research and preparations, the 800m2 façade of the Publicis Groupe headquarters will now put on a dazzling show every night with over 600m2 of LED lights. With the help of 17,000 LED lights, the façade has been transformed into a unique light display – A veritable symbol of the bright French spark of innovation. Read More ››

Publicis North America Earns An Impressive 7 Effie Awards

NEW YORK, NY (June 6, 2014) – Publicis North America received seven awards for five different clients at the annual North American Effie Awards Competition. The Effie Awards are known by advertisers and agencies globally as the pre-eminent award in the industry, and recognize any and all forms of marketing communication that contribute to a brand’s success. On top of the seven Effie wins, Publicis North America was recognized with five other finalist spots that were in the running.

Effie Award-winning work is recognized as one of the most effective marketing efforts of last year, incorporating an insightful communications strategy, outstanding creative, and the market results to prove it worked.  Effie entries go through two rigorous rounds of judging and a small percentage of entering cases emerge as winners.  As the competition continues to grow, winning an Effie is becoming increasingly difficult.  Read More ››

Jana Boone Joins Publicis Hawkeye as Director of Business Development

DALLAS, TX (June 12, 2014) – Publicis Hawkeye, a full-service advertising and digital agency in Dallas, has hired Jana Boone as director of business development. Boone most recently worked as vice president/general manager of business development for MEplusYOU (formerly imc2), a digital marketing agency in Dallas. She will report to Rick Rogers, CMO/worldwide account director, Publicis Hawkeye. Read More ››