Promotions and positions gained for this month.
Heart Media strengthens it Malaysia portfolio
Heart Media with offices in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia is increasing its portfolio of magazines under the Kuala Lumpur office.
Y&R focuses on Indochina
Y&R was the first international network to launch a majority-owned agency in Myanmar (Burma). The agency group has now launched Y&R Indochina…
You can’t flog a dead horse
I came into the advertising business in the mid-1960s. It was the tail end of the larger-than-life advertising world we see depicted in ‘Mad Men’ TV series. And yes, there was a lot of smoking and drinking. Sadly, I was too junior (too low on the rung) to enjoy the other activities! However, unlike the ‘Mad Men’ on screen…
Get your agency back on craft
It’s embarrassing to admit that advertising agencies spend less money on training, career advancement and professional development than any other industry. It’s a fact. And guys, going to conferences and award shows to get drunk does not count! What kind of world would we be living… (A series of articles by Ignacio Oreamuno, Executive Director of the Art Directors Club, and partner of iStock, a specialist in crowd-sourced royalty free stock images.)
Successful agency pitches for this month.
Lowe Lintas & Partners ‘Most Effective Agency’ in India
The importance of effectiveness awards has been growing and the recent Effie Awards in India attracted 52 agencies. This makes the win of Lowe Lintas and Partners of the title…
Outbrain reveals trends in Asia Pacific
Outbrain helps consumers find the most relevant and trusted content online. Now it is helping the trade find out more about consumers habits. It has released…
Two new jury presidents announced for AdFest 2014
The excitement is building with AdFest 2014 just a couple of months. The regional creative show is being held in Pattaya, Thailand as usual. You or your agency may or may not win an award but this is the place to be on 6th to 8th March.
MPAS Awards now open
The Media Publishers Association Singapore has announced that it has now opened up for entries to the 2014 MPAS Awards.