Auckland advertising agency Mr Smith is no more after it was acquired by global network Havas in a deal which has seen the agency's founding partners John O’Leary and Ben Handy head the local operation and a rebrand to Havas New Zealand.
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The new Slingshot website, designed by Gladeye, has rocketed its online conversions by an extraordinary 250 percent. This month the site won Best in Class in the global Interactive Media Awards. Spacing out the site, paring back the content, and liberal splashes of baby-pink, hot-pink and blush are all part of the success story.