Frank Salemi, the marketer's senior vice president of marketing, said Interpublic Group of Cos.' Deutsch, Los Angeles; Publicis Groupe's Fallon Worldwide, Minneapolis; independent Doner, Southfield, Mich., and independent Ackerman McQueen, Oklahoma City, the incumbent, have made it to the next round.
Creative and media
The account covers creative and
Mr. Salemi would not disclose when a final decision will be made.
Spending on the global account is estimated at $90 million to $100 million. According to TNS Media Intelligence/CMR, the company last year spent $46 million in measured media in the U.S.
New York City consultancy Roth Associates is handling the review.
Agencies cut from the review in this round included independent Richards Group, Dallas; Interpublic's Foote, Cone & Belding Worldwide, Chicago; and WPP Group's J. Walter Thompson, New York.