Erik Oster

Erik Oster is a staff writer for Adweek, where he covers creative, media and strategy agencies. He is a frequent writer for Adweek's AgencySpy blog.

Ad Industry’s Efforts to Influence Congress on Data Privacy Laws Met With Deep Skepticism

The ‘Privacy for America’ coalition works to lobby lawmakers.

Coldwell Banker NRT Follows the In-Housing Trend and Launches Its Own In-House Agency

The main company rebranded with AOR Siltanen & Partners.

Verizon CMO Says Agencies Made Progress on Diversity Even as Female Leadership Declined

Total employees and executives of color increased while female leadership declined between 2016 and 2018.

Huge Commits to Evolution of Its Global Tech Offering With Naming of Chief Technology Officer

Gela Fridman's promotion comes on the heels of other leadership changes in that space.

Why Dentsu Aegis Network Launched an Amazon-Focused Strategic Consultancy

Client demand for Amazon solutions drove the creation of Sellwin Consulting in New York.

Ancestry Urges Viewers to Complete the Stories of Their Own Family History in Latest Campaign

It's Anomaly's first for the brand.

Drew Brees Throws Shade Over Infamous Missed Call in Ad for Untuckit

The Saints QB is also an investor in the brand.

The Anonymous ‘Diet Madison Avenue’ Social Media Whistleblowers Could Be Unmasked Within a Week

Lawyer suing account's creators expects Facebook and Instagram to identify them soon.

Duracell Sends Global Creative Account to Wunderman Thompson

The assignment does not include creative in North America.

Q&A: Dentsu Aegis Network Americas CEO Nick Brien Discusses Industry Issues, Hints at ‘New Dentsu Model’

Adweek caught up with Brien at 4A's Decisions 20/20