Also in this week's Agency Brief: Carmesi aims to end stigmas around menstruation in India, and more.
The IPG agency is on the hunt to name his partner, the other co-chief creative officer. Schmitt was previously executive creative director and is behind campaigns like Burger King's 'Whopper Detour.'
The Omnicom agency takes those responsibilities from Goodby Silverstein & Partners, another of the holding company's shops.
Incumbent Havas, which won creative AOR duties in 2018, will still handle media.
The former CPB chief creative officer can sue two members for making allegedly defamatory comments on Facebook and Instagram; plus one of them can be sued for an HR complaint.