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iol.co.za
The scrummage for World Cup profitsLondon - Businesses and industries are lining up to try to capitalise on the Ru
The scrummage for World Cup profits
iol.co.za / Posted 53 minutes ago
London - Businesses and industries are lining up to try to capitalise on the Rugby World Cup in the UK this month. A record 500 000 overseas fans are expected to visit England and Wales during the six-week tournament, according to its organisers... Read more
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MumBRELLA
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES PUBLISH BEFORE SPEAKING TO TIM Mumbrella banned by awards organisers after news stories questioning credibility of entries The organisers of the Cannes Lions and Spikes Asia have banned Mumbrella from
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES PUBLISH BEFORE SPEAKING TO TIM Mumbrella banned by awards organisers after news stories questioning credibility of entries
MumBRELLA / Posted 8 hours ago
The organisers of the Cannes Lions and Spikes Asia have banned Mumbrella from attending this week’s... Read more
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Independent
The scrummage for Rugby World Cup profits beginsPeople from more than 80 nations will contribute to the highest number of inter
The scrummage for Rugby World Cup profits begins
Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
People from more than 80 nations will contribute to the highest number of international visitors for a Rugby World Cup since Australia and New Zealand hosted the first tournament in 1987. The professional services giant EY reckons the competition... Read more
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Business Wire
Axel Dumont Named President of GroupM QuébecIn his new role, Dumont is responsible for all of GroupM’s business activities
Axel Dumont Named President of GroupM Québec
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
In his new role, Dumont is responsible for all of GroupM’s business activities in Québec, including the work of agencies Mindshare, MEC, MediaCom and Maxus; Xaxis, the world’s leading programmatic buying platform; and Catalyst, Canada’s number one... Read more
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Business Wire
Neil Johnston Named Chief Trading Officer for GroupM CanadaJohnston will oversee the consolidated media buying operations across GroupM’s
Neil Johnston Named Chief Trading Officer for GroupM Canada
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
Johnston will oversee the consolidated media buying operations across GroupM’s media agencies in Canada, which include Mindshare, MEC, MediaCom and Maxus. He will be responsible for leveraging GroupM’s market-leading scale across all media channels... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
200 Students to Benefit From Strathmore University, Wpp-Scangroup MouWPP-Scangroup has today signed a 5 year Memorandum of Understanding with Strath
200 Students to Benefit From Strathmore University, Wpp-Scangroup Mou
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
WPP-Scangroup has today signed a 5 year Memorandum of Understanding with Strathmore University that will see the group offer internship to over 200 students from the university contributing towards job creation. This partnership will allow for close... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Airways Shares Firm After Loan ApprovalThe Nairobi All Share snapped a three session winning streak which had seen the
Kenya Airways Shares Firm After Loan Approval
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Nairobi All Share snapped a three session winning streak which had seen the all Share Rally 4.079% to close at a negative 0.41%. The Nairobi NSE20 Index retreated 26.13 points to close at 4,127.08. Equity Turnover clocked 633.478 million. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
An acquisition is wasted if you can't integrate it: Mark PattersonInterview with Asia-Pacific CEO, GroupMInterview with Asia-Pacific CEO, GroupM
An acquisition is wasted if you can't integrate it: Mark Patterson
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Interview with Asia-Pacific CEO, GroupMInterview with Asia-Pacific CEO, GroupM Media agency GroupM's Asia-Pacific chief executive Mark Patterson travels across 16 markets in the... Read more
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AdWeek
Omnicom Is Creating One Mega-Studio by Combining 3 Production DepartmentsThis week, the Omnicom Group revealed its not-so-secret weapon in classic Trans
Omnicom Is Creating One Mega-Studio by Combining 3 Production Departments
AdWeek / Posted yesterday
This week, the Omnicom Group revealed its not-so-secret weapon in classic Transformers style. As part of an effort to more effectively serve a wide range of global clients across agencies, the holding company combined the New York-based production... Read more
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Business Wire
NewsCred Raises $42 Million To Build The Future Of Content MarketingNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NewsCred, the leading content marketing software com
NewsCred Raises $42 Million To Build The Future Of Content Marketing
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NewsCred, the leading content marketing software company, today announced $42 million in growth equity fundingto aggressively scale its global operations as the company serves the incredible demand for content marketing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
200 Strathmore Students Get WPP-Scangroup InternshipTwo hundred students from Strathmore University will be taken on as interns at
200 Strathmore Students Get WPP-Scangroup Internship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Two hundred students from Strathmore University will be taken on as interns at listed marketing and communications services group WPP-Scangroup from this month. In a five year deal signed on Monday, Strathmore University will also partner with... Read more
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express
City News: Lex Autolease, Screwfix CONGESTION is costing businesses billions of pounds a year in lost working ho
City News: Lex Autolease, Screwfix
express / Posted 4 days ago
CONGESTION is costing businesses billions of pounds a year in lost working hours, according to research. Congestion is costing companies billions of pounds a year Lex Autolease, a fleet management provider,... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘China’s a 30-year growth story’London - Sir Martin Sorrell remains an avowed “raging bull” on China despite th
‘China’s a 30-year growth story’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
London - Sir Martin Sorrell remains an avowed “raging bull” on China despite the recent collapse in its stock markets. “I am an unabashed bull,” he said as the advertising giant reported a 12 percent rise in headline profits to £596m in the first... Read more
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Independent
Why China's market crash is not what it seemsDonald Trump, the US presidential hopeful, responded to the market chaos in the
Why China's market crash is not what it seems
Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Donald Trump, the US presidential hopeful, responded to the market chaos in the Far East by arguing that America should now “decouple” from China. This is a quite ridiculous notion. China is woven into the fabric of the global economy, its workers... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 28Overnight Media Digest - U.S. stocks charged higher for a second straight sess
August 28
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - U.S. stocks charged higher for a second straight session amid signs of strong domestic growth and a rally in Asia and Europe, marking the latest big move in a tumultuous week (on.wsj.com/1LF6sXi) - That Islamic State's... Read more
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Business Insider
The 10 things in advertising you need to know todayGood morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising to
The 10 things in advertising you need to know today
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. This startup CEO says there's one key mindset separating the winners and the losers in the online news business. Trevor Kaufman, who heads up Piano Media, tells... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Buzzfeed and WPP's GroupM sign global ad dealBuzzfeed and WPP’s GroupM sign global ad deal Buzzfeed has signed a global adv
Buzzfeed and WPP's GroupM sign global ad deal
MumBRELLA / Posted 7 days ago
Buzzfeed and WPP’s GroupM sign global ad deal Buzzfeed has signed a global advertising deal with WPP’s media planning and buying arm GroupM which includes an adspend commitment thought to be worth tens of millions of dollars. The year-long deal... Read more
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AdWeek
Here Are the Perks BuzzFeed and WPP Will Get From Partnering With Each OtherIn an effort to marry analytics capabilities with a global roster of brands, Gr
Here Are the Perks BuzzFeed and WPP Will Get From Partnering With Each Other
AdWeek / Posted 7 days ago
In an effort to marry analytics capabilities with a global roster of brands, GroupM and BuzzFeed on Thursday announced a one-year partnership to further harness the power of data and branded content. GroupM, the media buying arm of WPP, is hoping to... Read more
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ClickZ
GroupM to Be Another Agency Partnering with BuzzFeedThe global partnership will provide GroupM’s and WPP’s agencies and clients wit
GroupM to Be Another Agency Partnering with BuzzFeed
ClickZ / Posted 7 days ago
The global partnership will provide GroupM’s and WPP’s agencies and clients with access to BuzzFeed’s creative and data assets for the first time. WPP's media buying arm GroupM has formed a global strategic partnership with BuzzFeed to reach the... Read more
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Business Wire
BuzzFeed and GroupM Strategic Partnership to Drive Brand Outcomes with BuzzFeed’s Creative and Data AssetsRob Norman, Chief Digital Officer of GroupM said, “The future of advertising li
BuzzFeed and GroupM Strategic Partnership to Drive Brand Outcomes with BuzzFeed’s Creative and Data Assets
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Rob Norman, Chief Digital Officer of GroupM said, “The future of advertising lies at the intersection of creativity, data, media and technology; that’s where BuzzFeed has built its business and proved its value to brands. This is a terrific... Read more
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Yahoo News
The 10 things in advertising you need to know today Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising
The 10 things in advertising you need to know today
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Quotidian Ventures venture partner Rick Webb has written an open letter to Twitter, urging the company to... Read more
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express
City News update: Tata Steel, Stagecoach, WPP, HSS THE latest updates from City & Business… TATA Steel to cut 250 jobs at South
City News update: Tata Steel, Stagecoach, WPP, HSS
express / Posted 7 days ago
THE latest updates from City & Business… TATA Steel to cut 250 jobs at South Wales plantTata set to shed steel jobs TATA Steel is to cut 250 jobs as it mothballs part of a plant in South... Read more
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Business Insider
BuzzFeed just announced a big partnership that will turn on the money jetsBuzzFeed and WPP's media buying arm GroupM announced a partnership on Thursday
BuzzFeed just announced a big partnership that will turn on the money jets
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
BuzzFeed and WPP's media buying arm GroupM announced a partnership on Thursday — a deal that is likely to boost the website's ad revenues, and help the world's largest advertising agency holding group show its clients that it has the best connections... Read more
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Business Insider
The 10 things in advertising you need to know todayREUTERS/Brendan McDermidWPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell. Good morning. Here's every
The 10 things in advertising you need to know today
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
REUTERS/Brendan McDermidWPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell. Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Quotidian Ventures venture partner Rick Webb has written an open letter to Twitter, urging the company to... Read more
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Independent
China stock collapse: It's 30-year growth story, says Sir Martin Sorrell, so don't overreact“I am an unabashed bull,” he said as the advertising giant reported a 12 per ce
China stock collapse: It's 30-year growth story, says Sir Martin Sorrell, so don't overreact
Independent / Posted 8 days ago
“I am an unabashed bull,” he said as the advertising giant reported a 12 per cent rise in headline profits to £596m in the first half of the year. “You have to be an optimist in our industry. China is a 30-year growth story yet everyone jumps up and... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Senior Account Manager / Account Director The Company Sydney based independent PR agency. Longstanding client base and
Senior Account Manager / Account Director
MumBRELLA / Posted 8 days ago
The Company Sydney based independent PR agency. Longstanding client base and close knit team. Known for its entrepreneurial spirit with a client base spanning across consumer health & wellbeing,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Stock market crisis: FTSE fall sees £26bn wiped off Britain's top listed firmsShares in Germany, France and Spain also dropped with stocks falling once again
Stock market crisis: FTSE fall sees £26bn wiped off Britain's top listed firms
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Shares in Germany, France and Spain also dropped with stocks falling once again in China and Hong Kong. This was despite a desperate attempt by the Chinese government to restore investor confidence by cutting interest rates and pumping more money... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
U.S. growth offsets China woes at WPP Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it expected to h
U.S. growth offsets China woes at WPP
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 8 days ago
Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it expected to hit its full-year net sales and margin targets after seeing a sharp upturn in trading in July. As Hayley Platt reports its CEO Martin... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 26Overnight Media Digest - The late-day selloff shattered the veneer of stabilit
August 26
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - The late-day selloff shattered the veneer of stability that had settled over global markets after China's central bank moved to stanch the stock-market rout. (on.wsj.com/1LzAECZ) - Global central bankers are preparing to... Read more
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Business Wire
WPP 2015 Interim ResultsNEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NASDAQ:WPPGY) today reported its 2015
WPP 2015 Interim Results
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NASDAQ:WPPGY) today reported its 2015 Interim Results. First-half and Q2 highlights Reported billings increased by 5.0% to £23.156bn, also up 5.0% in constant currency Reported revenue growth of 6.8%, with... Read more
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International Business Times
WPP reports 12.1% jump in profit as CEO Martin Sorrell remains bullish on China WPP, the advertising and PR Giant, reported a 12.1% jump in pre-tax profits to
WPP reports 12.1% jump in profit as CEO Martin Sorrell remains bullish on China
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
WPP, the advertising and PR Giant, reported a 12.1% jump in pre-tax profits to £596m over its first half year of 2015. The company reported on Wednesday (26 August) that net sales were up 2.3% on a like-for-like basis. WPP said in the statement that... Read more
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The Irish Times
US growth offsets Chinese jitters at ad group WPP Advertising giant records net sales growth of 3.5% in American market WPP chi
US growth offsets Chinese jitters at ad group WPP
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Advertising giant records net sales growth of 3.5% in American market WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, said it was on track to hit its demanding... Read more
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Evening Standard
WPP's Sorrell remains "raging bull" on China as profits rise 12%Sir Martin Sorrell remains an avowed “raging bull” of China despite the recent
WPP's Sorrell remains "raging bull" on China as profits rise 12%
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Sir Martin Sorrell remains an avowed “raging bull” of China despite the recent collapse in its stock markets. “I am an unabashed bull,” he said as the advertising giant reported a 12% rise in headline profits to £596 million in the first half of the... Read more
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Market Watch
WPP posts jump in first-half profitPARIS-- WPP PLC, the world's largest ad holding company said Wednesday corporat
WPP posts jump in first-half profit
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
PARIS-- WPP PLC, the world's largest ad holding company said Wednesday corporates are being increasingly cautious and risk averse as the firm posted a sharp rise in net profit, despite concerns about the strength of the U.K. pound and continuing... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
European stock markets slide again as China worries biteEuropean stock markets resumed their falls on Wednesday as fears about the Chin
European stock markets slide again as China worries bite
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
European stock markets resumed their falls on Wednesday as fears about the Chinese economy once again gripped investors and a late plunge in US stocks unnerved the market. The FTSE 100 fell almost 2% in early trading to 5,972 points, below the... Read more
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MumBRELLA
WPP sounds the alarm: Industry optimism is misplaced, economic growth is tepid, clients are risk-averse and there is no upside on the way Sorrell: Brands are cutting costs not going for growth WPP boss Sir Martin S
WPP sounds the alarm: Industry optimism is misplaced, economic growth is tepid, clients are risk-averse and there is no upside on the way
MumBRELLA / Posted 9 days ago
Sorrell: Brands are cutting costs not going for growth WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell has warned that the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Traders brace for another day of turmoilDespite preventative action from China's central bank, it's been another wild d
Traders brace for another day of turmoil
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Despite preventative action from China's central bank, it's been another wild day for stocks in Shanghai and volatility is expected to figures heavily in activity on equity markets around the world today. At home news from the gambling sector... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
WPP cautious on advertising industry despite rise in profits“Despite this strong performance, the apparent general industry optimism seems
WPP cautious on advertising industry despite rise in profits
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
“Despite this strong performance, the apparent general industry optimism seems misplaced," WPP added. While acknowledging that survival in the advertising industry required a “glass half-full” attitude, WPP said “general client behaviour does not... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
WPP reports sharp upturn in July tradingWPP Group Chief Executive Officer Martin Sorrell speaks at the Global Investmen
WPP reports sharp upturn in July trading
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
WPP Group Chief Executive Officer Martin Sorrell speaks at the Global Investment Conference 2012 in London July 26, 2012. LONDON Britain's WPP (WPP.L), the world's biggest advertising company, said it expected to hit its full-year net sales and... Read more
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