SEW Experts: The Day the Agency Model Died

Endless possibilities might not be the best way to label the latest round of partnership redefining. It will end, just maybe not how the agencies would like. In today's Searching for Meaning column, "The Day the Agency Model Died," Kevin Ryan explains how the recent Google-Publicis relationship reflects a sea change in the current ad agency model.

About the author

Kevin Newcomb joined ClickZ in August 2004, covering search marketing and other online marketing topics. He has been reporting on web-based businesses since 2000.

Before the bubble burst, Kevin was a marketing manager for an online computer reseller, handling copywriting, e-mail marketing, search marketing and running the affiliate program.

With a combination of real-world marketing experience and years of business journalism, Kevin brings to ClickZ a unique ability to deliver news and training materials that help online marketers do their jobs better.