Da Vinci Now Synarchy Worldwide

From AdAge: “The new WPP Group agency designed to handle Dell’s marketing-services business is expected to be named Synarchy Worldwide, a reference to a utopian political system coined in the 18th century.” WPP Settles on Name for Dell Shop: Synarchy Worldwidehttp://www.blogger.com/img/gl.link.gif From Wikipedia: “Synarchism (from Greek words meaning “to rule together” or “harmonious rule”) is… Continue reading Da Vinci Now Synarchy Worldwide

Bomb Threat Ad Exec has Austin Tie?

I got this note from a reader last night: “Rosalinda Baez who was arrested for making a false bomb threat at JFK on Monday currently works at Schematic in NY and used to work at Tocquigny a couple of years ago. She claims to be a web consultant for Dell, but that is a lie.”… Continue reading Bomb Threat Ad Exec has Austin Tie?

LatinWorks adds to la familia

Austin-based advertising agency LatinWorks has announced the purchase of Dallas-based ad agency Cultura. The amount paid has not been disclosed. Both agencies focus on the hispanic market and both had previously given up a minority stake to Omnicom. The media conglomerate will still hold a small stack in the merged group. A majority of Cultura’s… Continue reading LatinWorks adds to la familia

Feedback and Da Vinci Questions

This note just came in via email: “hey there, i like checking in with your blog. i think there needs to be more agency gossip. keep up the good work. say, do you know when this davinci behemoth is opening it’s doors? also, do you know if there is central site for hiring? i’m looking… Continue reading Feedback and Da Vinci Questions