Mower has been named media agency of record for several of the Oneida Indian Nation’s business enterprises, including Turning Stone Resort Casino, Yellow Brick Road Casino, Point Place Casino and Maple Leaf Markets. Mower will provide marketing support, including media planning and buying, for Oneida Nation Enterprises, focusing primarily on upstate New York’s Turning Stone. The federally-recognized Oneida Indian Nation’s enterprises employ more than 4,750 people. Its business proceeds are used to rebuild the Nation’s economic base and provide such essential services as housing, health care, and education incentives and programs, to its members.

Costa Rica

MMGY Global has been chosen as the marketing communications agency for Costa Rica’s new “Only the Essentials” campaign. The campaign will kick off with ads across public transportation in New York, Chicago, Dallas and Toronto. The ads include bus and trolley wraps, taxi toppers and an experiential activation bringing the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's jungle to New York City’s Brookfield Place on Sept. 25. The campaign launch initiatives will be followed by such media efforts as connected television spots, display banners and print and native content, which are scheduled to run through Dec. 31, with the possibility of continuing ads in the new year. The “Only the Essentials” theme is an extension and evolution of the country brand, “Essential Costa Rica,” which was conceived in 2013 to promote the country’s offerings.


Uproar PR has been named agency of record for RedTeam Software and RoadSync. Uproar will support RedTeam, a cloud-based platform for the commercial construction industry, by identifying the platform’s most impactful differentiators and the stories that demonstrate its value. RoadSync allows warehouses, freight handlers, trucking companies, heavy truck repair and maintenance shops and others to digitally invoice and accept payments. Uproar will work to bolster the company’s reputation and highlight it as a leader in digital payments. With offices in Orlando and Chicago, Uproar works with a broad spectrum of technology, consumer and professional services clients.


Havas Formula has been named agency of record for digital freight broker Loadsmart. Havas Formula’s high tech team in San Diego is managing the national program. In addition to increasing visibility in national business, tech, and transportation and logistics trade media, the agency is tasked with establishing thought leadership credentials for company executives and subject-matter experts, and differentiating the brand from competitors in the connected transportation ecosystem. Located in New York and Chicago, Loadsmart leverages data and machine learning to build artificial intelligence processes that are focused on advancing the digital transformation in freight. It was named 2018 Company of the Year for Automated, On-demand Freight Brokerages by Frost & Sullivan.