The two remaining finalists are independent Richards Group, Dallas, and Interpublic Group of Cos.' Deutsch Los Angeles, and a decision is expected next week after the two shops "follow up on a few items," the official said.
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Richard Roth Associates, New York, is handling the pitch. Billings on the account are under $10 million.
Media for the account was at Dailey, but that shop will no longer be connected with Mondavi and is looking for other wine business, an agency official said.