Mr. Figueroa Reyes, who served as a judge at Cannes last year, has been executive creative director at Pragma/FCB since 1997.
DDB Argentina was created early this year following an equity buyout of Rainuzzo DDB. With 1999 billings of $35 million, clients include Clorox, Danone, Ekono, American Airlines, Johnson & Johnson, Compaq Computer Corp., Michelin, Mitsubishi, Panasonic and ING.
DDB Latin America's regional clients include McDonald's Corp., American Airlines, Mobil, Compaq Computer Corp., Spain's Telefonica and Italian dairy marketer Parmalat.
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