SEVEN CONTENDERS FOR EARTHLINK ACCOUNT
$40-$50 Million Business Includes Creative, Media
NEW YORK (AdAge.com) -- Internet service provider Earthlink, Atlanta, narrowed the list of contenders for its $40 million to $50 million creative and media account to seven shops, said executives familiar withthe review.
The seven vying for the work are Bcom3 Group's LB Works, Chicago, and D'Arcy Masius Benton Bowles, New York Havas Advertising's McKinney Silver, Raleigh, N.C. MDC Communications' Crispin, Porter Bogusky, Miami and Los Angeles; WPP Group's Red Cell/Berlin, Cameron Partners, New York Omnicom Group's TBWA/Chiat/Day, Playa del Rey, Calif.; and independent Wieden & Kennedy, Portland, Ore.
An Earthlink spokesman said he was unable to comment on the review.