Posts Categorized: Our People

Interning at Publicis: Learning the Trade

presentationskillsPublicis New York’s summer internships offer talented students a chance to get hands-on experience in advertising and create their own digital campaign that they’ll pitch directly to the client. This year, they’re tasked with creating a digital-first campaign for Red Lobster. To help interns prepare for this unique experience, leaders within the agency offer their expertise by hosting learning sessions on their areas of expertise. By the end of their program, interns will not only have a fully realized campaign to share, but also a real-world education in the advertising industry that will serve them in their future careers. Read More ››

Interning at Publicis: The Brief

new york internsEvery summer, Publicis invites talented students in business, marketing and other fields to get hands-on experience with agency life in our New York City offices. This summer we’ll be following our 2015 class of interns through their program as they learn the ropes of advertising. Read More ››

Andy Bird Joins Publicis Worldwide North America Leadership Team as Chief Creative Officer in New York

London and New York Offices Partner to Ensure Smooth Transition

ABNEW YORK, NY (June 18, 2015) – Andy Bird joins the Publicis Worldwide North America leadership team as Chief Creative Officer for their New York flagship office, reporting to North America CEO Andrew Bruce. Bird is currently Executive Creative Director, Publicis London, and will continue to lead the creative vision for key global clients in that role during a transition period. Bird will divide his time between London and New York, as the offices partner to ensure a smooth transition. Bird has been working increasingly on Publicis Worldwide global clients including Nestlé, P&G and Cadillac, and he will permanently reside in New York starting in September.  Read More ››

Publicis Canada Hires Michael Murray as VP, Creative Director

Murray will lead the creative charge on the Rogers account

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TORONTO, ON (June 2, 2015)—Publicis Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Murray as VP, Creative Director on the Rogers account. Michael is an award winning creative director who has been recognized internationally at award shows such as Cannes, One Show, Clios, Communication Arts and London International, among others, for his work on AXE, Viagra, Ikea, Toronto Tourism, Licensed to Learn and Nokia. He has worked in the UK, as well as Toronto shops Crispin Porter and Taxi. Read More ››

Publicis Worldwide North America Hires Tim Rich as Director of Data Service

Dawn Winchester creates new position to expand analytics capabilities to further enhance client services

NEW YORK, NY, March 16, 2015 Publicis Worldwide North America hires Tim Rich as Director of Data Services, joining the expanding digital and technology operations, under the leadership of Chief Digital Officer, Dawn Winchester. In the new role, Rich will elevate the agency’s analytics capability and offering, analyze unstructured big data for new types of insights, and design proprietary client and brand algorithms. Rich will be working on the Cadillac brand and further engage with all client business. Read More ››

Publicis Worldwide North America Hires Jon Hackett as SVP, Dir. of Emerging Technologies

NEW YORK, NY (FEBRUARY 10, 2015) – Publicis Worldwide North America hires Jon Hackett in the newly created position of Senior Vice President/Director of Emerging Technology. Hackett comes directly from Code & Theory where he was Director of Creative Technology. He will report to Dawn Winchester, Chief Digital Officer and partner across the agency with the Technology, Experience Design, Creative, Strategy and Account Departments. Read More ››