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Cannes Lions 2015: Memac Ogilvy's Ramzi Moutran to judge Film Lions

Cannes Lions 2015: Memac Ogilvy’s Ramzi Moutran to judge Film Lions

Two jurors will represent UAE at this year’s festival. Ramzi Moutran, executive creative director, UAE, Memac Ogilvy & Mather, will serve on the Film Lions jury at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2015. Among other global accolades, Memac Ogilvy & Mather won a Titanium Lion and four Gold Lions for UN Women ‘Autocomplete Truth’ at the 2014 Cannes Lions Festival.  […]

Mindshare promotes Hassan Al Hindy as head of trading for UAE

Mindshare promotes Hassan Al Hindy as head of trading for UAE

He joined the agency in 2008 and was senior manager – exchange until the development. Mindshare has announced the promotion of Hassan Al Hindy as director – head of trading for its UAE offices. He began his career almost a decade ago at MediaCom Dubai before moving to Mindshare MENA in 2008. “’Director – head of trading’ […]

Grey Dubai to handle Jumeirah Golf Estates

Grey Dubai to handle Jumeirah Golf Estates

The agency will work on residential golf developments player’s upcoming project. Grey Group Middle East and Africa has announced that it will handle an upcoming project of residential golf developments player Jumeirah Golf Estates. “Grey will be working with Jumeirah Golf Estates in an inspirational experience to develop the creative campaigns for the world-class residencies […]

UM MENA appoints Rasha Rteil as head of innovation

UM MENA appoints Rasha Rteil as head of innovation

She was with Mindshare MENA in her last assignment.

Cannes Lions 2015: JWT Dubai’s Seyoan Vela to judge Press Lions

Cannes Lions 2015: JWT Dubai’s Seyoan Vela to judge Press Lions

Will represent UAE on the juries at this year’s festival.

Lowe wins Pizza Hut's duties for MENA

Lowe wins Pizza Hut’s duties for MENA

Account won following a multi-agency pitch; mandate is to move brand from ‘biggest pizza brand in the region’ to ‘most loved’.

TBWA names Reda Raad MENA CEO

TBWA names Reda Raad MENA CEO

Global president and CEO Troy Ruhanen identifies DAN, healthcare as thrust areas in region; Raad spells mandate to maintain UAE growth, expand in KSA, Qatar and Egypt.

'You have to create engaging content everyday’: Chris Skinner, UM MENA

‘You have to create engaging content everyday’: Chris Skinner, UM MENA

The agency claims growth of 19 per cent in 2014, with social and content being the fastest growing. ‘Non-media’ revenue is expected to touch 8 to 9 pc of the total in 2015, up from 5 pc last year.

Tag appoints Marianne Azhari regional MD

Tag appoints Marianne Azhari regional MD

She was with Livingroom Communication in her last assignment.

Gunn Report for Media 2014: UAE ranks 7th

Gunn Report for Media 2014: UAE ranks 7th

OMD is top media network, driven by MENA, Singapore, Colombia and UK; Starcom comes second, powered by USA, supported by UAE, Egypt, Poland and Netherlands. UAE has been ranked seventh globally among most awarded agencies for media in 2014, according to the Gunn Report for Media. Entries from the country accounted for 167 points, behind […]