Posts Categorized: Our People

Publicis North America Welcomes Dawn Winchester as Chief Digital Officer

NEW YORK, NY (May 8, 2014) – Andrew Bruce, CEO of Publicis North America, today announced the appointment of Dawn Winchester as Chief Digital Officer, a newly created post for the region. She will be part of the leadership team in the Publicis Worldwide flagship New York office, Publicis Kaplan Thaler.

With over 20 years of experience, Winchester is recognized as a world-class digital and marketing leader with a proven track record for building successful digital and technology operations. Read More ››

Publicis Worldwide Announces Management Board

PARIS, FRANCE (April 17, 2013) – Publicis Worldwide, the largest agency brand of the Paris-based Publicis Groupe, announced the creation of a new Publicis Worldwide Management Board. The announcement from Publicis Worldwide Chief Executive Officer, Arthur Sadoun states the council will be accountable for the implementation of the agency’s strategies around the globe. Read More ››

The Jewels of Publicis Worldwide, North America

From the Desk of Andrew Bruce — Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Worldwide, North America

WHMEvery March 8th, women around the world are championed as part of International Women’s Day, a celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women for their economic, political and social achievements. And as you may or may not know, March is also Women’s History Month.

In conjunction with these events, Publicis Dallas and the United Nations created a movement encouraging men to use their voices to speak out for women’s equality called “He for She.” I am incredibly proud of our work on this project, and as March comes to a close, I would like to take this opportunity to lend my voice to the cause to highlight some of the incredibly inspiring women of Publicis Worldwide, North America. Read More ››

Marjorie Porter of Publicis Kaplan Thaler Honored as AWNY Trailblazing Mother

Marjorie_PorterNEW YORK CITY, NY (February 27, 2014) – Publicis Kaplan Thaler EVP, Brand Agency Leader, Marjorie Porter, was honored by the Advertising Women of New York and Working Mother Magazine as one of this year’s Trailblazer Moms at their 10th Annual Advertising Working Mothers of the Year Luncheon. The event highlighted advertising’s best and brightest, as well their secrets to making it work. Read More ››

Publicis Worldwide Announces Creative Board

PARIS, FRANCE (February 25, 2013) – Publicis Worldwide, the largest agency brand of the Paris-based Publicis Groupe, announced the creation of a new Publicis Worldwide Creative Board. The purpose of this council is to deliver great campaigns for all our clients, to ensure that we have the right digital capabilities when needed and to have a clear award-winning strategy. Read More ››

Publicis Dallas Taps Brad Roseberry as Chief Creative Officer

Roseberry Brings International, Award-winning, Creative Talent & Leadership to New Role

DALLAS, TX (November 18, 2013) – Publicis Dallas taps Brad Roseberry for the new role of Chief Creative Officer. Most recently, Roseberry was Executive Creative Director at TBWAChiatDay in New York, charged with rebranding the Accenture global business.  Before that, he was SVP, Creative Director at BBDO New York.  He has worked at some of the top creative agencies in the world, most notably, Goodby Silverstein, Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam and 180 Amsterdam.

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Publicis Groupe Appoints Arthur Sadoun CEO, Publicis Worldwide

PARIS, FRANCE (October 7, 2013) – Publicis Groupe announced today that it has named Arthur Sadoun as new CEO of Publicis Worldwide.

He will be joining the P-12, Executive Committee of Publicis Groupe, and will report to Maurice Lévy, Chairman and CEO of Publicis Groupe.

“This appointment comes as a natural step in Arthur’s career path within our Groupe. He joined us as Chairman of Publicis Conseil, which he modernized while sustaining its growth and improving its creative work. Arthur also applied his vision and talents to Publicis Worldwide’s activities in France. Arthur will pursue the work begun by Jean-Yves Naouri aiming to make Publicis Worldwide the Groupe’s most performing network, while reinforcing the positioning “Lead The Change” which he initiated ” declared Maurice Lévy. Read More ››

Publicis Seattle Momentum Continues: Britt Fero Joins as EVP, Head of Strategy

SEATTLE, WA (September 10, 2013) – Publicis Seattle has tapped Britt Peterson Fero as Executive Vice President & Head of Strategy, according to Scott Foreman, CEO, of the office.  Fero comes directly from Cole & Weber, where she was a Partner and Director of Growth Strategy. At Publicis Seattle, Fero will lead strategy on existing clients, new business, and further expand the agency’s strategy offering and department.  Fero reports to Foreman, and completes the office leadership team which includes: Jason Sullivan, EVP, Managing Director; Andrew Christou, EVP, CCO; Steve Williams, SVP, Group Creative Director, and Hart Rusen, SVP, Group Creative Director.  Publicis Seattle recently won the Eddie Bauer account, and counts T-Mobile, Seabourn, and Les Schwab, among their clients. Read More ››

Publicis Kaplan Thaler Appoints Joshua Hirsch as New Chief Technology Officer

Agency Strengthens Fully Integrated Model, Client Offering

NEW YORK CITY, NY (August 16, 2013) – Publicis Kaplan Thaler announced today it has hired Joshua Hirsch as EVP, Chief Technology Officer to expand its deep bench strength and best-in-class offering. In this role, Hirsch will lead the New York-based shop’s technology and innovation practice, ensuring clients benefit from the most advanced programs, products and emerging technologies. He will report to Robin Koval, CEO of Publicis Kaplan Thaler. Read More ››