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express
Supermarkets, living wage and HMRC tax probefour-month takeover tussle last month to snap up Home Retail for £1.4billion.Re
Supermarkets, living wage and HMRC tax probe
express / Posted 3 hours ago
four-month takeover tussle last month to snap up Home Retail for £1.4billion.Related articles City news: Restaurant Group, WPP, British Airways and AstraZeneca City news: Pearson group, Shire pharmaceuticals and savings Full-year figures will... Read more
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Variety
NewFronts: Kristen Stewart, Gabourey Sidibe, America Ferrera Join Refinery29’s New Programming Slateviews per month. Refinery29 has raised about $80 million to date from investor
NewFronts: Kristen Stewart, Gabourey Sidibe, America Ferrera Join Refinery29’s New Programming Slate
Variety / Posted 12 hours ago
views per month. Refinery29 has raised about $80 million to date from investors including Scripps Networks Interactive, WPP, Stripes Group, Floodgate, Lead Edge Capital, First Round Capital, Lerer Ventures and Hearst. The company has grown to... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Account Director - mUmBRELLA Jobscross-disciplinary team on exciting clients, you’ll receive ongoing personal an
Account Director - mUmBRELLA Jobs
MumBRELLA / Posted yesterday
cross-disciplinary team on exciting clients, you’ll receive ongoing personal and professional development within the WPP network. With a competitive salary, if you are ready for a position with huge growth potential and plenty of perks, then... Read more
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Daily Mail
F1 chief sits with Vladimir Putin after comparing him to Churchillfor instance, Winston Churchill. He will go down in history as a great statesma
F1 chief sits with Vladimir Putin after comparing him to Churchill
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
for instance, Winston Churchill. He will go down in history as a great statesman.' Last month, in an interview with WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell at Advertising Week Europe in London, Ecclestone backed the Russian president's... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Lancome sells on Snapchat; The search for Sorrell's replacement; BBC and ITV at loggerheads; ad industry narcissismpage with Target’s mobile site where people can shop the products featured in t
Lancome sells on Snapchat; The search for Sorrell's replacement; BBC and ITV at loggerheads; ad industry narcissism
MumBRELLA / Posted yesterday
page with Target’s mobile site where people can shop the products featured in the ad—like plant stands and water bottles. WPP has begun to look at external candidates to replace Sir Martin Sorrell as the chief executive of WPP, the company... Read more
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express
Restaurant Group, WPP, British Airways and AstraZenecaCity news: RESTAURANT Group lost a quarter of its market value as cut-throat
Restaurant Group, WPP, British Airways and AstraZeneca
express / Posted 3 days ago
City news: RESTAURANT Group lost a quarter of its market value as cut-throat competition in the eating out market took a bite out of sales, setting the group on course for its first-profit fall... Read more
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Market Watch
WPP CEO Sorrell receives $103 mln in compensationWPP's Martin Sorrell was once again the highest-paid chief executive in the adv
WPP CEO Sorrell receives $103 mln in compensation
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
WPP's Martin Sorrell was once again the highest-paid chief executive in the advertising industry last year, receiving 70.4 million pounds ($103 million) in compensation. The bulk of Mr. Sorrell's 2015 compensation came from a hefty long-term... Read more
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thebee
WPP Confirms Succession Plan For £70m SorrellWPP has started identifying possible successors to its chief executive Sir Mart
WPP Confirms Succession Plan For £70m Sorrell
thebee / Posted 3 days ago
WPP has started identifying possible successors to its chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell - also confirming he received the second-biggest payday in history for the boss of a UK-listed company. The world’s biggest marketing services company, which... Read more
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thebee
WPP Builds Succession Plan For £70m Sorrellthat he received the second-biggest payday in history for the boss of a UK-list
WPP Builds Succession Plan For £70m Sorrell
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
that he received the second-biggest payday in history for the boss of a UK-listed company. Sky News understands that WPP Group’s annual report will contain the most explicit comments to date about succession planning for Sir Martin, who has... Read more
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MumBRELLA
McDonald's names PepsiCo senior marketing director Jenni Dill as new chief marketeralso comes as the brand reviews its local public relations account, which is sh
McDonald's names PepsiCo senior marketing director Jenni Dill as new chief marketer
MumBRELLA / Posted 4 days ago
also comes as the brand reviews its local public relations account, which is shared between DDB-aligned agency Mango and WPP-aligned PPR. It also comes as the brand in the US moves to streamline its creative agency roster, currently aligned... Read more
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Variety
SAG-AFTRA Investigating Grey Global for Non-Union Adsabout anyone who has worked on a 23 Townhouse production. Grey Global Group is
SAG-AFTRA Investigating Grey Global for Non-Union Ads
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
about anyone who has worked on a 23 Townhouse production. Grey Global Group is a unit of communications conglomerate WPP Group. Subsidiaries include Grey, G2, GHG, GCI Group, MediaCom Worldwide, Alliance, G Whiz and Wing. SAG-AFTRA reached a... Read more
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express
Business news: WPP, RBS, 3i, Taylor Wimpey BEATING its rivals to a wave of marketing contracts in the US has delivered b
Business news: WPP, RBS, 3i, Taylor Wimpey
express / Posted 4 days ago
BEATING its rivals to a wave of marketing contracts in the US has delivered bumper sales for WPP. Martin Sorrell said consumers and companies both seem 'increasingly cautious and risk averse' The... Read more
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heraldscotland
FTSE-100 struggles to make gains amid falling banking stocksto be significantly greater than previously estimated" due to complexities of s
FTSE-100 struggles to make gains amid falling banking stocks
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
to be significantly greater than previously estimated" due to complexities of separating the business. Advertising giant WPP was 12p higher at 1628p as it revealed better-than-expected trading and cheered this year's sporting events as a "bonus"... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Around TownRib Night, 5 p.m., McGivney’s Sports Bar & Grill. Widowed Persons Support Grou
Around Town
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
Rib Night, 5 p.m., McGivney’s Sports Bar & Grill. Widowed Persons Support Group Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. The WPP meeting will be held at Centennial Hall to attend the “Return From Grief” event in the Hickel Room sponsored by AARP &... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lower Revenues Dip Scangroup EarningsMarketing services firm WPP Scangroup's net profit for the year to December dip
Lower Revenues Dip Scangroup Earnings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Marketing services firm WPP Scangroup's net profit for the year to December dipped by nearly a quarter on lower revenues and a higher tax rate. The firm, which is listed on the Nairobi bourse, on Wednesday reported after-tax earnings of Sh478.7... Read more
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Reuters
Obama fails to swing Britain behind EU as 'Out' takes poll leadof the referendum. "The whole situation is up in the air," Sorrell, the pro-EU
Obama fails to swing Britain behind EU as 'Out' takes poll lead
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
of the referendum. "The whole situation is up in the air," Sorrell, the pro-EU chief executive of London-headquartered WPP, told Reuters. Obama's intervention enthused younger voters who are more pro-European but traditionally less likely to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
WPP Shares Suffer Despite Positive First-Quarter Updatesales and a cautious tone from management in regards to the outlook for client
WPP Shares Suffer Despite Positive First-Quarter Update
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 days ago
sales and a cautious tone from management in regards to the outlook for client activity appear to have left shareholders of WPP (WPPGY) , one of the world's leading advertising and public relations agencies, disappointed on Thursday morning. The... Read more
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Business Wire
WPP Quarterly Trading UpdateNEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NASDAQ:WPPGY) today reported its 2016
WPP Quarterly Trading Update
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NASDAQ:WPPGY) today reported its 2016 First Quarter Trading Update. Quarter 1 highlights Revenue growth of 10.5%, with constant currency growth of 9.0%, like-for-like growth of 5.1%, 3.9% growth from... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sorrell defends £70 million pay deal as WPP sales leapSir Martin Sorrell has come out fighting just 24 hours before WPP, the advertis
Sorrell defends £70 million pay deal as WPP sales leap
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Sir Martin Sorrell has come out fighting just 24 hours before WPP, the advertising company he founded and runs, was set to confirm in its annual report that his pay for last year reached almost £70 million. “It is all heavily performance related,”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Plunge After Bank Of Japan "Shock"Italia Said to Target $1.1 Billion Cost Cuts by 2018: New CEO Cattaneo wants to
Global Stocks Plunge After Bank Of Japan "Shock"
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Italia Said to Target $1.1 Billion Cost Cuts by 2018: New CEO Cattaneo wants to double company’s prior savings goal WPP Sales Rise as U.S. Clients Spend More on Advertising: Forecast further increase this year, helped by the Summer Olympics... Read more
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TheStreet.com
European Markets Fall After Bank of Japan Rate Disappointmenthas issued several profit warnings in recent years amid cutbacks by its resourc
European Markets Fall After Bank of Japan Rate Disappointment
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 days ago
has issued several profit warnings in recent years amid cutbacks by its resources-sector clients. Advertising giant WPP(WEGRY) lost steam after once again warning on macro economic challenges, including the U.K.'s Brexit referendum, as it... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
WPP enjoys sales rise ahead of sports events 'bonus' but repeats Brexit fearsSir Martin Sorrell's global advertising group WPP revealed better-than-expected
WPP enjoys sales rise ahead of sports events 'bonus' but repeats Brexit fears
Streatham Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Sir Martin Sorrell's global advertising group WPP revealed better-than-expected trading and cheered this year's sporting events as a "bonus" in the face of Brexit fears. The group saw like-for-like net sales rise by 3.2% in the first three months of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
WPP enjoys sales rise ahead of sports events 'bonus' but repeats Brexit fears Sir Martin Sorrell recently defended his £63 million pay packet amid increasi
WPP enjoys sales rise ahead of sports events 'bonus' but repeats Brexit fears
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Sir Martin Sorrell recently defended his £63 million pay packet amid increasing scrutiny over executive remuneration Sir Martin Sorrell's global advertising group WPP... Read more
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The Irish Times
Solid US trading boosts advertising group WPPBritain’s WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, reported first-quarter
Solid US trading boosts advertising group WPP
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
Britain’s WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, reported first-quarter like-for-like net sales growth in line with forecasts and ahead of last year, driven by an acceleration of new contract wins in the United States. WPP, which handles the... Read more
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BBC News
Advertising giant WPP warns on 'Don Draperish' optimism - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Advertising giant WPP warns on 'Don Draperish' optimism
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Advertising giant WPP warns on 'Don... Read more
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BBC News
WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell defends £70m pay package - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell defends £70m pay package
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell defends £70m pay... Read more
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International Business Times
WPP's sales beat expectations but Sir Martin Sorrell reiterates Brexit concerns Advertising giant WPP posted an increase in revenue and billings in the first q
WPP's sales beat expectations but Sir Martin Sorrell reiterates Brexit concerns
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Advertising giant WPP posted an increase in revenue and billings in the first quarter, on the back of increased spending across its main markets. In the three months to the end of March, the FTSE 100 group's reported revenue grew 11% year-on-year to... Read more
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CNBC
Advertising giant WPP sales up in Q1 in "uncertain environment"and uncertain climate and things like Brexit - we have to see what happens in J
Advertising giant WPP sales up in Q1 in "uncertain environment"
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
and uncertain climate and things like Brexit - we have to see what happens in June," Sorrell told CNBC. In March, WPP revealed Sorrell received a share award worth £63 million for 2015. His base salary is £1.15 million and he received... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ratpac, Warner Bros. to Launch Chinese Film Fund with China Media CapitalDreamWorks and minority investment in Imax China. Warner and Ratpac were joined
Ratpac, Warner Bros. to Launch Chinese Film Fund with China Media Capital
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
DreamWorks and minority investment in Imax China. Warner and Ratpac were joined in the earlier fund by advertising agency WPP, Japanese telecom giant SoftBank, and others. That fund has focused on investment opportunities across the Chinese media... Read more
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MumBRELLA
SaleCycle launches Australian push with appointment of chief revenue officera bigger contraction of money, a consolidation of all these technologies, and f
SaleCycle launches Australian push with appointment of chief revenue officer
MumBRELLA / Posted 5 days ago
a bigger contraction of money, a consolidation of all these technologies, and for me anyone who is in that position to help WPP succeed – Google succeed, Facebook succeed – are going to be in a very healthy position.” Brinkworth said the biggest... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING Effie Index Reveals Rankings of Most Effective Agencies and Brands WPP, Ogilvy & Mather, Coca-Cola Company Top 2016 Global Results(Mumbai, India)...) The corrected release reads: EFFIE INDEX REVEALS RANKINGS
CORRECTING and REPLACING Effie Index Reveals Rankings of Most Effective Agencies and Brands WPP, Ogilvy & Mather, Coca-Cola Company Top 2016 Global Results
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
(Mumbai, India)...) The corrected release reads: EFFIE INDEX REVEALS RANKINGS OF MOST EFFECTIVE AGENCIES AND BRANDS WPP, OGILVY & MATHER, COCA-COLA COMPANY TOP 2016 GLOBAL RESULTS WPP Group holds lead for fifth consecutive year, Significant... Read more
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Business Wire
Effie Index Reveals Rankings of Most Effective Agencies and Brands WPP, Ogilvy & Mather, Coca-Cola Company Top 2016 Global Resultstop slot that it has held for three out of six years since the Effie Index was
Effie Index Reveals Rankings of Most Effective Agencies and Brands WPP, Ogilvy & Mather, Coca-Cola Company Top 2016 Global Results
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
top slot that it has held for three out of six years since the Effie Index was established. The agency’s holding company, WPP, has held its lead as the top agency holding company for five consecutive years (Omnicom topped the inaugural Effie Index... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratingsnoting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements.
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratings
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
noting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements. (It’s worth noting that GroupM is owned by WPP, which has a minority stake in comScore.) ‘STUCK WITH THESE GUYS’ In January, NBC’s Wurtzel endorsed comScore as an... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratingsnoting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements.
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratings
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
noting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements. (It’s worth noting that GroupM is owned by WPP, which has a minority stake in comScore.) ‘STUCK WITH THESE GUYS’ In January, NBC’s Wurtzel endorsed comScore as an... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Residents blast chicken farm planwe look at under the Clean Water Act, we will touch base with people who are ex
Residents blast chicken farm plan
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
we look at under the Clean Water Act, we will touch base with people who are experts in those areas to make sure that they are as squared away as they can be.”For information about CAFOs, go to dnr.mo.gov/env/wpp/cafo Neosho Daily News - Neosh... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratingsnoting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements.
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratings
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
noting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements. (It’s worth noting that GroupM is owned by WPP, which has a minority stake in comScore.) ‘STUCK WITH THESE GUYS’ In January, NBC’s Wurtzel endorsed comScore as an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratingsnoting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements.
Nielsen’s Blind Spot and The Fight for the Future of TV Ratings
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
noting that his firm “often” had “disagreements” over individual measurements. (It’s worth noting that GroupM is owned by WPP, which has a minority stake in comScore.) ‘STUCK WITH THESE GUYS’ In January, NBC’s Wurtzel endorsed comScore as an... Read more
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examiner.com
Olympic Channel sets high goals for more quality sports broadcastingmake it a favorite for many viewers. Exarchos’ presentation followed a sports t
Olympic Channel sets high goals for more quality sports broadcasting
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
make it a favorite for many viewers. Exarchos’ presentation followed a sports themed talk by Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of the WPP Group, during which Sorrell explained briefly that WPP Group would be contributing its expertise in audience analytics to... Read more
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MumBRELLA
DT opens Singapore office in partnership with Ogilvy & MatherOgilvy & Mather Sydney April 26, 2016 – DT, one of the largest digital agencie
DT opens Singapore office in partnership with Ogilvy & Mather
MumBRELLA / Posted 7 days ago
Ogilvy & Mather Sydney April 26, 2016 – DT, one of the largest digital agencies in Australia & New Zealand, and part of WPP AUNZ, today announced the opening of its official office in Singapore, which is being launched in partnership with Ogilvy... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
McDonald's puts U.S. advertising account into reviewthe bulk of its national advertising. Both Omnicom and Publicis are part of the
McDonald's puts U.S. advertising account into review
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
the bulk of its national advertising. Both Omnicom and Publicis are part of the RFP process that begins Monday, along with WPP. The move comes as McDonald's has determined that it wants a more uniform set of creative and strategic ideas. It also... Read more
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New Kerala
LAVA launches its new brand campaign featuring MS Dhoni - newkerala.com #54359service which are unmatched amongst Indian mobile handset brands. Lava recentl
LAVA launches its new brand campaign featuring MS Dhoni - newkerala.com #54359
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
service which are unmatched amongst Indian mobile handset brands. Lava recently brought on board Soho Square, part of the WPP group, to take on Lavas creative mandate. This is their first campaign for the brand. The three TV commercials, each 30... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
McDonald's puts U.S. creative account into reviewthe bulk of its national advertising. Both Omnicom and Publicis are part of the
McDonald's puts U.S. creative account into review
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
the bulk of its national advertising. Both Omnicom and Publicis are part of the RFP process that begins Monday, along with WPP. The move comes as McDonald's has determined that it wants a more uniform set of creative and strategic ideas. It also... Read more
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dna
On capability, Sam Balsara and Martin Sorrell are on par: Vikram Sakhujatime running GroupM’s South Asia operations for six years, and Mindshare before
On capability, Sam Balsara and Martin Sorrell are on par: Vikram Sakhuja
dna / Posted 8 days ago
time running GroupM’s South Asia operations for six years, and Mindshare before that. I have loved every bit of my WPP tenure in India. It was interesting because I was doing South Asia and then I was a part of the Asia Pacific management... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
IPG CEO Michael Roth talks to us about diversity, Yahoo, and why Arianna Huffington told him off (IPG)New York-based Interpublic Group (IPG) is one of the "big four" advertising age
IPG CEO Michael Roth talks to us about diversity, Yahoo, and why Arianna Huffington told him off (IPG)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
New York-based Interpublic Group (IPG) is one of the "big four" advertising agency networks, competing alongside WPP, Omnicom, and Publicis Groupe. The company — which owns agencies such as McCann, R/GA, IPG Mediabrands, and FCB — ended 2015 on a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
IPG CEO Michael Roth talks to us about diversity, Yahoo, and why Arianna Huffington told him off (IPG)New York-based Interpublic Group (IPG) is one of the "big four" advertising age
IPG CEO Michael Roth talks to us about diversity, Yahoo, and why Arianna Huffington told him off (IPG)
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
New York-based Interpublic Group (IPG) is one of the "big four" advertising agency networks, competing alongside WPP, Omnicom, and Publicis Groupe. The company — which owns agencies such as McCann, R/GA, IPG Mediabrands, and FCB — ended 2015 on a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
P100-M shabu seized in QC stingof shabu were taken from the suspects' gray Toyota Vios with plate number PII-9
P100-M shabu seized in QC sting
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
of shabu were taken from the suspects' gray Toyota Vios with plate number PII-948 and green Lancer sedan with plate number WPP-466. Charges for illegal drug possession and trafficking are now being readied against the arrested suspects. Nation (... Read more
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Swissinfo
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brandunderstanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked abo
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brand
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
understanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked about the presentations. A spokesman for WPP, which owns Hill+Knowlton declined to comment. Ketchum also declined to comment. FleishmanHillard Inc, Ogilvy Public... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brandunderstanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked abo
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
understanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked about the presentations. A spokesman for WPP, which owns Hill+Knowlton declined to comment. Ketchum also declined to comment. FleishmanHillard Inc, Ogilvy Public... Read more
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The Star
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brandunderstanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked abo
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brand
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
understanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked about the presentations. A spokesman for WPP, which owns Hill+Knowlton declined to comment. Ketchum also declined to comment. FleishmanHillard Inc, Ogilvy Public... Read more
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Reuters
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brandunderstanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked abo
Beijing auditions foreign agencies to polish China brand
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
understanding of China, an official in its press department said when asked about the presentations. A spokesman for WPP, which owns Hill+Knowlton declined to comment. Ketchum also declined to comment. FleishmanHillard Inc, Ogilvy Public... Read more
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