SHANGHAI - Aegis Media has named Phil Teeman as China CEO. The news confirms a story Campaign Asia-Pacific first reported last month that current Greater China CEO KF Lee would step into a newly created post of chairwoman.
NEW ZEALAND - Robert Harvey’s newly created CEO role at Aegis Media New Zealand brings new challenges to provide leadership for the company’s eight agencies and more than 80 staff in the country.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Vizeum Asia Pacific has promoted Kristian Barnes, chief commercial officer for Aegis Media in Australia and New Zealand, to regional CEO, following the recent launch of its global rebranding.
CHINA - Aegis Media has acquired full-service digital agency Trio Digital Integrated, which will be rebranded as Trio Isobar and become part of the Isobar China Group, which already includes wwwins Isobar and OMP.
GREATER CHINA - Senior industry sources have disclosed to Campaign Asia-Pacific that KF Lee, Greater China CEO of Aegis Media, is tipped to be elevated to the position of chairman to give way to a new China CEO.
SEOUL - General Motors, one of the largest advertisers globally, is tweaking its media mix in Korea, shifting television ad spend to video advertising in an effort to increase its market share in the country.
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