Hilton Worldwide has scheduled agency credentials meetings Sept. 10 to consolidate its $30 million worldwide advertising account. Bates USA West, Irvine, Calif.; J. Walter Thompson USA, San Francisco; and domestic incumbent Dailey & Associates, Los Angeles, are pitching. Y&R Advertising, San Francisco, was also believed to be in the pitch. International incumbent Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising, London, is not in the finals. A decision is expected at the end of September.
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