AUCKLAND, Today: DOOH provider Go Media has seen a sharp uptake in clients running the joint te reo/English campaigns being offered across Aotearoa on their digital network this week.
AUCKLAND, Thursday: VCCP Business, part of VCCP New York, a global challenger network for challenger brands, has acquired Sling & Stone PR and communications agency with offices in Sydney, Auckland, and Los Angeles.
AUCKLAND, Today: Consultancy giant Deloitte has recruited former Colenso BBDO ECD Dan Wright and executive business director Ahmad Salim, reports Herald business writer Damien Venuto.
AUCKLAND, Today: Truth and Soul Inc podcaster (and Herald on Sunday columnist) Paul Catmur writes: “To get around the lockdown, Franklin Road helped equip a new sound studio on the Tawharanui Peninsula from where I have an exclusive chat to Damon Stapleton.
AUCKLAND, Wednesday: Drum PR has devised a campaign build around Kiwi comedian Melanie Bracewell’s new role as a wine connoisseur for New Zealand’s Brancott Estate.
AUCKLAND, Wednesday: NZME has partnered with LiveRamp, a leading California-based data connectivity platform, to deliver advertisers an alternative to third-party cookies — available for activation today.
AUCKLAND, Wednesday: NZ/US PR agency SweeneyVesty has appointed Mike Shaw as its newest Auckland-based consultant. Shaw previously led Massey University’s communications team.
SYDNEY, Wednesday: AUNZ magazine publisher Are Media has announced the rebranding of Ovato Retail Distribution (formerly Gordon & Gotch) to Are Direct across New Zealand and Australia.
AUCKLAND, Wednesday: Harvey the dog, much-loved brand icon of home ventilation market leaders HRV, has been popping up on billboards all over the city from the North Shore to Western Springs.
AUCKLAND, Today: TBWA\New Zealand has announced the appointment of Mick Stalker as creative director. Stalker – a creative agency veteran – has more recently been working independently.