Daily Archives: Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Publicis Kaplan Thaler Lists 6 Radio Mercury Award Finalists

MercuryLogo_SMALL2014NEW YORK, NY (June 3, 2014) – Publicis Kaplan Thaler received the prestigious honor of listing 6 finalists for the Radio Mercury Prize at the 23nd annual awards at New York City’s Highline Ballroom. The Radio Mercury Awards represent the spots and campaigns that are a true testament to radio’s ability to engage consumers, build brands and inspire the next generation of creative minds. This is the most finalists date at the Radio Mercury Awards for Publicis Kaplan Thaler.

The Radio Mercury Awards were established in 1992 to recognize and reward the radio commercials and PSA’s that embody the essence of what radio does best – connect with listeners.  Today, the Radio Mercury Awards is the premiere creative competition for radio. Read More ››

Publicis North America Earns An Impressive 13 National American Advertising Awards

BOCA RATON, FL (May 31, 2014) – Publicis North America received thirteen (5 gold and 8 silver) American Advertising Awards for 7 different clients at the annual National Advertising Awards Competition.

The American Advertising Awards, formerly the ADDYs, is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting over 40,000 entries every year in local AAF Club (Ad Club) competitions. The mission of the American Advertising Awards competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising. Read More ››

Publicis Toronto Appoints Two Executives to New Leadership Roles

Brian Kane, President and Tim Kavander, Executive Vice President, Creative Director

Appointment of Bryan Kane:
BryanKaneTORONTO, CA (June 2, 2014) – Duncan Bruce, President & Chief Creative Officer (CCO), Publicis Canada, today announces the appointment of Bryan Kane as President, Publicis Toronto, effective immediately. In his new role Bryan will lead one of Canada’s largest full service agencies, ensuring that talent and resources are in perfect harmony with our clients’ best interests. Bryan takes on this role in addition to his current duties as Managing Partner, Publicis Modem, one of the largest digital groups in the country.

“As President, Bryan brings an outstanding knowledge of emerging media and the ever-evolving digital landscape, well-balanced with years of more traditional advertising experience,” said Duncan Bruce. “Bryan has been part of the very foundation of Publicis Toronto’s success and I’m thrilled we’ll be working so closely together to continue to grow our clients’ businesses, and in turn, that of our agency.”

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