Sitrick and Company previously represented Schnatter during his Obamacare faux pas in 2012.
Office leader Jay Porter will move into the CEO role at DJE agency Revere.
The chief executive of Publicis Groupe has experienced his first bad financial quarter since he took charge last June, as a drop in organic growth led its shares down 7 per cent this morning.
Publicis earnings disappoint, and another agency walks away from Papa John's.
SourceCode beat four firms for the work.
Franklin worked on both of former President Barack Obama's national campaigns.
Jon Forsyth, one of the four Adam & Eve founders, has resurfaced as strategy partner at UK and US agency combination Troika/Mission Group.
The IPG CEO also said its record on people of color is "disgusting."
Elon Musk finally apologizes to caver; Trump defends Putin joint press conference a day after walking it back.
Clifford French founders James Clifford and Dan French will become global SVPs at Endeavor.
CEO Barannikov's firm, SPN Communications, is one of the largest in Russia and was heavily involved in promoting the 12 host cities during the recently concluded soccer World Cup.
The holding company's overall revenue was up 1.8% in the period to $3.9 billion.
Plus: Snapchat is taking the wraps off a news discovery partnership.
Huntsworth has continued its expansion in healthcare by taking a majority stake in US independent healthcare marketing agency Giant Creative Strategy for an initial sum of $72.2m (£54.4m).
Andrew Waterworth has left his role as MD and head of the London office of US corporate shop Prosek Partners, PRWeek has learned.
Saxum CEO Renzi Stone said he has fully complied with the House Oversight and Government Reform committee's request for documents.
The sale process for Instinctif Partners has been "paused", with potential buyers unwilling to meet the asking price.
Weber Shandwick has acquired That Lot, the London-based social creative agency co-founded by British comedian, actor, writer and director David Schneider.
Simon was named president-elect in January.
Publicis Groupe has expanded its "country model" to eight key global markets as the French ad giant's restructure continues.
Important societal issues affected the tenor of the event this year, starting with the moment Keith Weed stepped on stage.
Everyone agrees on the meaning of the word "integrated," but not much else.
Executives predict what's next for WPP.
But there's a catch: many agencies would rather pay freelancers they know and trust.
'Massive restructuring is underway': Experts predict more agency mergers to follow Burson-C&W tie-up
The toughest task for Burson Cohn & Wolfe CEO Donna Imperato: bringing together the cultures of two very different WPP agencies, say top agency executives.