DETROIT (AdAge.com) -- Hyundai Motor Sales USA, Fountain Valley, Calif., narrowed the list from 10 to five semifinalists vying for its $160 million national creative account, according to the consultant in the review.
shops are incumbent Cordiant Communications Group's Bates USA West, Irvine, Calif.; Interpublic Group of Cos.' FCB West, San Francisco and Irvine, Calif.; Publicis Groupe's Publicis West
, Seattle, and Publicis & Hal Riney
, San Francisco; and Richards Group, Dallas.
Select Resources International, West Hollywood, Calif., is the consultant.
A final decision is expected by the end of April.