All the SCJ / DraftFCB eggs in one basket, big chicken

Hi. Thought you might appreciate all the links found on this site around the outcome of  the SCJ / DraftFCB pitch. Interesting stories written on or about the shift of the SCJ account to Ogilvy and EnergyBBDO:

Ad Age story #1: http://adage.com/article/agency-news/draftfcb-lose-sc-johnson-business-bbdo-ogilvy-split/229011/

Ad Age story #2: http://adage.com/article/news/road-racine-sc-johnson-timeline/229016/

George Parker: definitely worth checking out. This is his first story. He has more on the site.
http://adscam.typepad.com/my_weblog/2011/07/is-draftfcb-ready-to-rumbbblllle-or-crumbbbllle.html

Agency Spy:
http://www.mediabistro.com/agencyspy/draftfcb-loses-sc-johnson_b21332

Adweek: interesting point about conflicts
http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/sc-johnsons-decision-reflects-conflict-avoidance-133768

Lewis Lazare, Chicago writer: DraftFCB perspective
http://www.reelchicago.com/article/om-energy-bbdo-winners-sc-johnson-account

Kate MacArthur, Crain’s Chicago Business: beginnings of the aftermath
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110803/NEWS06/110809958/draftfcb-execs-begin-layoff-considerations

8-7-11. Bob Channick, Chicago Tribune: Chicago ad business implications + some Energy BBDO quotes. Worth reading.
http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-0807-advertising-community-20110807,0,675001.story?page=1&utm_medium=feed&track=rss&utm_campaign=Feed%3A%20chicagotribune%2Fbusiness%20%28Chicago%20Tribune%20news%20-%20Business%29&utm_source=feedburner

 

8-15-11. Kate Macarthur, who broke the SCJ shift, writing about potential implications of SCJ loss on other DraftFCB business:

http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110813/ISSUE01/308139976/millercoors-worries-about-draftfcb-as-ad-agency-begins-layoffs#comments

These next few are from yours truly. More about tips and learnings rather than specific details of this pitch.

http://thunderclapcg.com/pass-the-new-my-love-how-to-keep-your-client-ad-agency-relationship-spicy-after-50-years/

http://thunderclapcg.com/how-not-to-behave-when-you-lose-an-account-like-sc-johnson/

http://thunderclapcg.com/scj-draft-fcb-new-business-implications-part-one/

http://thunderclapcg.com/scj-draft-fcb-new-business-implications-part-two/

 http://thunderclapcg.com/scj-draftfcb-new-business-implications-part-three/

And, by the way, if you come across a relevant story or post out there, throw the link up here! I’m sure others would love to see it. Thanks!