Agency

  • Monday, August 10, 2015

    Voting is now open for the 2016 SXSW PanelPicker. VML has five program submissions in the running.

     

  • Monday, June 29, 2015

    The 62nd annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity took place this past week in Cannes, France. VML was recognized with five Lions and 25 shortlists across 11 categories.

     

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015

    Sitecore recently announced the winners of the 2014 Experience Awards – North America, and VML’s work with U.S. Soccer won in the Entertainment, Sports and Leisure category for the creation and development of the new ussoccer.com.

  • Thursday, April 9, 2015

    The 19th Annual Webby Awards nominees and honorees were recently announced and VML was recognized with seven nominees and six honorees globally. This recognition is from among nearly 13,000 entries received worldwide.

     

  • Friday, March 20, 2015

    VML was recognized recently by Adobe as a Specialized Partner in the Americas for Adobe Experience Manager, the company’s market-leading digital experience management solution.

  • Thursday, March 12, 2015

    VML and digital experience company, Acquia, today announced a new sports partnership.

  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    VML was recognized at the American Advertising Federation of Kansas City’s 2015 American Advertising Awards (AAA) program on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, winning overall Best of Broadcast for Wendy’s “Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger Love Songs II” campaign, among others.    

     

  • Thursday, February 19, 2015

    WPP’s Crossmedia becomes VML

     

  • Thursday, January 8, 2015

    VML today announced it has been named agency of record by LEGOLAND Florida Resort. VML’s duties will include strategy, campaign development, marketing and creative services.

     

  • Thursday, December 11, 2014

    VML today announced the appointment of Eric Campbell as the agency’s new president. Jon Cook has served as the global CEO since 2011 and president since 2007. With the promotion of Campbell to president, Cook will continue as the global CEO.

  • Wednesday, December 3, 2014

    VML recently announced the appointment of leadership for its expanding Chicago office.

     

  • Thursday, November 13, 2014

    This year WPP hosted Stream 2014 in Marathon, Greece, bringing together 300 of the brightest technological, creative and marketing minds across the globe. The format of Stream is simple – it is an “unconference.” There are no keynotes, no structured themes or paths that a participant must conform to.

  • Monday, November 10, 2014

    For the third consecutive year, VML has been selected as one of America’s Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. VML ranked in the Top 100 and No. 2 overall in the industry of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations.  

     

  • Friday, October 31, 2014

    Kansas City’s Union Station and VML recently announced the launch of a new exhibit and immersive mobile app experience called Living History. Union Station unveiled and opened the new exhibit today, as part of Union Station’s Centennial Celebration weekend events of Oct. 30-Nov. 2. 

     

  • Monday, October 20, 2014

    VML was recently honored with a 2014 Silver Cradle award from the Cradle Foundation for providing generous adoption benefits and resources to employees. 

     

  • Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    The J.G. Wentworth Company TM, the leading purchaser of structured settlement payments, annuity payments, lottery payments, and other receivables through the J.G. Wentworth and Peachtree Financial brands, recently announced that VML has been named its digital agency of record.

     

  • Monday, September 22, 2014

    VML, part of the Y&R network, today announced the agreement to acquire Teein, one of the country’s pioneer social media agencies.

     

  • Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    VML received top honors in the WPPED Cream awards program for MINDDRIVE Social Fuel, winning the Crème de la Crème PR award (best in category). VML Global CEO and President Jon Cook accepted the award from Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, and John O’Keeffe, WPP Global Chief Creative Officer.