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US Army puts $500m marketing account to tender

By Ishbel Macleod | PR and social media consultant

McCann Erickson New York


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November 16, 2014 | 2 min read

The US Army is set to review its global marketing business, with incumbent McCann Worldgroup expected to be repitch.

The account, predicted to be worth over $500m for the contract period, has been held by McCann since 2005.

A previous pitch in 2011 saw the account increase, with over300 people from McCann’s agencies now working on the account including teams from McCann Erickson, MRM Worldwide, UM and more.

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A new agency contract is scheduled to be awarded in March 2016.

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