CHICAGO (AdAge.com) -- Internet service provider Earthlink, Atlanta, has narrowed its $40 million to $50 million creative review to three agencies from seven, eliminating incumbent Omnicom Group's TBWA/Chiat/Day
, Playa del Rey, Calif.
Continuing to another
round of presentations will be Bcom3 Group's LBWorks, Chicago, and D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, New York; and MDC Communications Corp.'s Crispin Porter Bogusky, Miami, according to people familiar with the cut.
Other contenders were WPP Group's Berlin Cameron/Red Cell, New York; Havas Advertisings' McKinney & Silver, Raleigh, N.C.; and independent Wieden & Kennedy, Portland, Ore.
Earthlink was not immediately available for comment.