America West Airlines, Phoenix, awarded its $24 million account to Hal Riney & Partners, San Francisco. Finalists included Richards Group, Dallas; Campbell Mithun
Esty, Minneapolis; and J. Walter Thompson USA, San Francisco. Achenbaum Bogda Associates was the consultant. Incumbent Team One
, El Segundo, Calif., did not participate.
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