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PRWeek UK
Brexit lobbying work is 'wasted effort' because Government 'isn't listening', says Huntsworth CEOable to do that [expand existing briefs] year in, year out". However, Red has
PRWeek UK / Posted 5 hours ago
able to do that [expand existing briefs] year in, year out". However, Red has recently fallen victim to industry giant WPP landing a major deal with Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), which has meant Red's work with UK high street pharmacist Boots... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Brexit lobbying work is 'wasted efforts' because UK Government 'isn't listening', says Huntsworth CEOable to do that [expand existing briefs] year in, year out". However, Red has
PRWeek UK / Posted 6 hours ago
able to do that [expand existing briefs] year in, year out". However, Red has recently fallen victim to industry giant WPP landing a major deal with Walgreens Boots Alliance, which has meant Red's work with UK high street pharmacist Boots being... Read more
16h
Marketing Interactive
Former CEO of Brand Union Toby Southgate heads to McCannLubar, former McCann global chief marketing officer who was named CEO at McCann
Marketing Interactive / Posted 16 hours ago
Lubar, former McCann global chief marketing officer who was named CEO at McCann London in 2015. Southgate was the CEO of WPP’s Brand Union for nearly two years, prior to joining McCann. He was with Brand Union for nearly eight years in total.... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Boots 'truly sorry' for chief pharmacist's morning-after pill commentssourcing less expensive EHC medicines.Agency changes In February, Boots' paren
PRWeek UK / Posted 2 days ago
sourcing less expensive EHC medicines.Agency changes In February, Boots' parent company Walgreens Boots Alliance announced WPP had been appointed to handle its global marketing, communications and advertising activity, in a deal worth a reported... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
115家中国企业入选《财富》世界500强Read More News Possible Worldwide, a WPP Digital company, has appointed Mike S
Marketing Interactive / Posted 2 days ago
Read More News Possible Worldwide, a WPP Digital company, has appointed Mike Sutcliffe as chief creative officer, APAC & EMEA following the depar.. Y&R Malaysia has announced the promotions of Lisa Hezila to managing director and Gigi Lee as... Read more
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B&T
Havas Snares Michelin's Global Media Account Away From MECmillion global media account to Havas after a competitive pitch. Havas won the
B&T / Posted 2 days ago
million global media account to Havas after a competitive pitch. Havas won the business from incumbent MEC, owned by WPP. Michelin’s global creative will continue to be handled by BWA\Chiat\Day. In a statement, Havas group global managing... Read more
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Reuters
Show and sell: shift in global ad spending boosts events firmsthe future of the world's biggest annual advertising industry conference in Can
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
the future of the world's biggest annual advertising industry conference in Cannes after criticism from industry giants WPP and Publicis. The two advertising firms said the event had become costly and too scattered as deep-pocketed tech giants... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Revlon consolidates global ad business with Grey and MediaComCosmetics company Revlon has merged its global ad business with WPP, appointing
Marketing Interactive / Posted 5 days ago
Cosmetics company Revlon has merged its global ad business with WPP, appointing Grey as its creative agency and retaining MediaCom for its media planning and buying duties worldwide. Jim Heekin, Grey’s global CEO, wrote in an internal memo to that... Read more
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BBC News
North Korea drought: Children at risk in 'worst crisis since 2001'its worst winter in 50 years, the country faced a serious lack of corn and whea
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
its worst winter in 50 years, the country faced a serious lack of corn and wheat. In the period between 1996 and 2001, the WPP said it had supplied food to about eight million of the country's citizens. North Korea's government controls one of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Revlon Selects WPP’s Grey and MediaCom as Global Agencies of Recordits 100th anniversary. Grey Group ranks among the largest global communications
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
its 100th anniversary. Grey Group ranks among the largest global communications companies. Its parent company is WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY). Under the banner of “Grey Famously Effective since 1917,” the agency serves a blue-chip roster of many... Read more
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Business Wire
Cimaglia Productions, Inc. Appoints Anna Ibbotson as President to Launch West Coast Expansion and Drive Global Content Agency Approachcreative agency Deep Focus Los Angeles (Engine Group Company); senior partner,
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
creative agency Deep Focus Los Angeles (Engine Group Company); senior partner, executive group director at Ogilvy & Mather (WPP) in Los Angeles and Chicago; and account director at FCB (IPG). She also boasts a strong background in television and... Read more
6d
EuroNews
Publicis reports underlying sales growth in second quarter, beating expectationsto digital consulting, making it compete with companies like Accenture .
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
to digital consulting, making it compete with companies like Accenture . This contrasts with bigger British rival WPP , which invested heavily in software that automatically buys and sells advertising space on the internet, and... Read more
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Market Watch
Publicis profit up as U.S. revenue turns positivetime to decide. Publicis is the first ad agency to report results, with Omnico
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
time to decide. Publicis is the first ad agency to report results, with Omnicom Group Inc. set to report later on Thursday. U.K. peer WPP PLC will publish its results on August 23. Write to Nick Kostov at Nick.Kostov@wsj.com More from Market... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
前POSSIBLE全球首席执行官Shane Atchison加入Domo担任CMOAtchison在广告和数字营销管理方面拥有超过25年的经验。加入Domo前,Atchison担任POSSIBLE首席执行官一职长达五年。在此期间,他负责并监
Marketing Interactive / Posted 6 days ago
Atchison在广告和数字营销管理方面拥有超过25年的经验。加入Domo前,Atchison担任POSSIBLE首席执行官一职长达五年。在此期间,他负责并监督超过七家公司的收购和合并。他也是WPP集团全球微软业务的全球客户主管。Atchison也担任Zaaz的首席执行官兼联合创始人达14年,Zaaz后来合并至POSSIBLE旗下。 Domo合作的品牌涵盖零售、媒体、娱乐和金融等多个行业,其中一些客户包括DHL、国家地理、eBay、万事达卡和施耐德电气。其投资者包括Salesforce、WPP集... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Former POSSIBLE global CEO Shane Atchison joins Domo as CMOoversaw the acquisition and integration of more than seven firms into the agenc
Marketing Interactive / Posted 7 days ago
oversaw the acquisition and integration of more than seven firms into the agency. He was also the global client lead for WPP’s Microsoft business worldwide. Atchison also worked as the CEO and co-founder of Zaaz for 14 years before it was folded... Read more
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CNBC
Copycat no more: China's shedding its image with innovation after innovationLee, who was the former CEO of WPP China, contrasted that state of affairs to C
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
Lee, who was the former CEO of WPP China, contrasted that state of affairs to Chinese tech giants' dominance at home. "Tencent especially — they're so powerful in China, people actually line up, take numbers trying to see them, to do business with... Read more
7d
B&T
Russell Hopson Joins M&C Saatchi As Group Managing Directorarm Gutenberg and content division Cain & Abel. Prior to adam&eve/DDB, Hopson
B&T / Posted 7 days ago
arm Gutenberg and content division Cain & Abel. Prior to adam&eve/DDB, Hopson was managing director of Team Red at WPP, the interdisciplinary Vodafone account. Has has also worked at RKCR/Y&R, where he led the Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Media... Read more
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The Register
Insurers claim cyber calamities could cost more than Hurricane Sandyto NotPetya and an Indian Sales tax. Considering that NotPetya also affected s
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
to NotPetya and an Indian Sales tax. Considering that NotPetya also affected shipping giant Maersk, advertising colossus WPP and US couriers FedEx, losses of $850m look low while the WannaCry figures appear inflated. "I don't think there were... Read more
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PRWeek US
Long-term comms vision crucial to 'unstoppable' global expansion of European footballtheir fan culture globally, according to a new report. The Planet Football rep
PRWeek US / Posted 8 days ago
their fan culture globally, according to a new report. The Planet Football report was created by Burson-Marsteller, The WPP Sports Practice and football club consultancy firm Match IQ. Among a series of issues including how football gaming can... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Long-term comms vision crucial to 'unstoppable' global expansion of European footballtheir fan culture globally, according to a new report. The Planet Football rep
PRWeek UK / Posted 8 days ago
their fan culture globally, according to a new report. The Planet Football report was created by Burson-Marsteller, The WPP Sports Practice and football club consultancy firm Match IQ. Among a series of issues including how football gaming can... Read more
8d
Marketing Interactive
Meet the CEOs: Kinetic Malaysia’s Peter ChooIn 2007, Choo started an OOH media agency name “Executor” to back his belief. A
Marketing Interactive / Posted 8 days ago
In 2007, Choo started an OOH media agency name “Executor” to back his belief. After 10 solid years, advertising network WPP placed its support behind Executor and hence the formed the merged entity “New Kinetic” in Malaysia. A veteran in the... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Mooreland Partners Advises Waterfall on its Sale to Upland Softwareautomation and mobility and adds to the list of strategic counterparties – a li
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 8 days ago
automation and mobility and adds to the list of strategic counterparties – a list that already includes IBM, Salesforce, WPP, Google, Rakuten, Accenture, Intel, eBay, and others – acting as buyers on Mooreland-advised sellside M&A transactions in... Read more
9d
Crain's Chicago Business
DDB wins Miller Lite ad duties2016 after cutting ties with TBWAChiat Day, which won the account in late 2014
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 9 days ago
2016 after cutting ties with TBWAChiat Day, which won the account in late 2014 after a pitch that included then-incumbent WPP, which had used talent from Ogilvy for the business. Under 180LA, MillerCoors in recent months has used Miller Lite ads... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
POSSIBLE’s global CEO exits following Wunderman integrationBoth will helm new executive roles at an unidentified tech “unicorn”, according
Marketing Interactive / Posted 9 days ago
Both will helm new executive roles at an unidentified tech “unicorn”, according to Adweek. This announcement comes after WPP folded POSSIBLE Worldwide under Wunderman earlier this month, offering the expanded group with the “scale, expertise and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Snap did what it said it would, so why is its stock struggling?ads on Snapchat and the special effort required to design commercials for the a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
ads on Snapchat and the special effort required to design commercials for the app. Martin Sorrell, CEO of ad agency giant WPP, gave unenthusiastic mentions of Snap in TV interviews . He said Facebook — which has duplicated many of Snapchat’s... Read more
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PRWeek US
Holding company woes represent good news for PRinternet space this week downgraded the whole marketing services sector followi
PRWeek US / Posted 12 days ago
internet space this week downgraded the whole marketing services sector following Exane BNP Paribas’ double downgrade of WPP shares seven days ago. Pivotal’s Brian Wieser, a respected figure in the industry who has become a go-to source of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Since its IPO, Snap Inc. did exactly what it said it would, so why is its stock struggling?and the special effort required to design commercials for the app. Martin Sorr
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
and the special effort required to design commercials for the app. Martin Sorrell, chief executive of ad agency giant WPP, gave unenthusiastic mentions of Snap in TV interviews in recent days. He said Facebook — which has duplicated many of... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Meet the CEOs: Geometry Global’s Kenny LohMeet the CEO of Geometry Global Kuala Lumpur, Kenny Loh. Loh joined the agency
Marketing Interactive / Posted 12 days ago
Meet the CEO of Geometry Global Kuala Lumpur, Kenny Loh. Loh joined the agency, which is under giant advertising WPP network in January 2013 as its chief operating officer and was promoted to the current role in less than three years. Under his... Read more
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B&T
Mediacom & McCann Top Global Agencies For New Business Winsand McCann worldwide the top creative agency globally according to new business
B&T / Posted 12 days ago
and McCann worldwide the top creative agency globally according to new business wins data from tech marketing firm R3. The WPP-owed Mediacom held on to the number one media position for the month of May with 124 new wins. Mediacom’s brother... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rain-fed rural India to drive country's consumption growth this yearhad a 7% growth during the same period, according to the latest data by Kantar
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
had a 7% growth during the same period, according to the latest data by Kantar Worldpanel, the consumer insights arm of WPP. Rural demand has also helped drive the overall FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods) sector growth to 10% now, compared... Read more
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PRWeek US
Stephen Day takes the helm as CEO of Burson-Marsteller UKto his role in April as part of a major senior management re-structure at Burso
PRWeek US / Posted 13 days ago
to his role in April as part of a major senior management re-structure at Burson-Marsteller. The changes at the top of the WPP agency began with the promotion of Kevin Bell to worldwide president in December 2016. Before joining Burson-Marsteller,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bulacan massacre probers no longer consider husband ‘person of interest’—Acosta“justice would be served to his family”. Following Duterte’s assurance, Carlos
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
“justice would be served to his family”. Following Duterte’s assurance, Carlos, through the Department of Justice (DOJ), was placed under the witness protection program (WPP), with agents from the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) keeping wat... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Stephen Day takes the helm as CEO of Burson-Marsteller UKto his role in April as part of a major senior management re-structure at Burso
PRWeek UK / Posted 13 days ago
to his role in April as part of a major senior management re-structure at Burson-Marsteller. The changes at the top of the WPP agency began with the promotion of Kevin Bell to worldwide president in December 2016. Before joining Burson-Marsteller,... Read more
14d
LinuxInsider.com
Petya Ransomware Sinks Global Businesses Into Chaosexperts and was cooperating with FBI and UK National Crime Agency investigators
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 14 days ago
experts and was cooperating with FBI and UK National Crime Agency investigators. Advertising and public relations firm WPP said it was working with its IT partners and law enforcement agencies to take precautionary measures, restore services... Read more
14d
Variety
Snap’s Vanishing Value: Snapchat Parent Has Shed $15 Billion in Market Capquickly as we expected and Instagram competition is increasing.” Snap investor
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
quickly as we expected and Instagram competition is increasing.” Snap investors got more discouraging words Wednesday from WPP chief exec Sir Martin Sorrell, who said in a CNBC interview that Facebook has “very successfully” copied Snapchat’s best... Read more
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CNBC
Snap just failed an important test in trying to fight off Facebook, said Sir Martin Sorrelland extremist content, and Google, especially, is still being pressured, accord
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
and extremist content, and Google, especially, is still being pressured, according to Sorrell. But he said that WPP's clients are still spending gobs more cash on Facebook and Google than on Snapchat. Last year, WPP spent about $100... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Uproxx Media works with brands to make ads millennials actually want to watchbecame publisher. The company received $18.5 million in funding led by multinat
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
became publisher. The company received $18.5 million in funding led by multinational advertising and marketing behemoth WPP and was renamed Uproxx Media Group earlier this year. Blank says Uproxx boasts 60 million unique monthly visitors and 10... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Ransomware: A cyber weaponof international cyberattacks in recent months. In Europe, Danish sea transpor
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 15 days ago
of international cyberattacks in recent months. In Europe, Danish sea transport company Maersk, British advertising giant WPP and French industrial group Saint-Gobain all came under attack as did US pharmaceutical group Merck. The attacking tool... Read more
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B&T
Gather 'Round! It's Women In Media Mentor Michelle Mowle!all part of one conversation and to promote the many wellness programs availabl
B&T / Posted 15 days ago
all part of one conversation and to promote the many wellness programs available to our people within MediaCom, GroupM and WPP. The Exchange – a program that provides a platform for our people to experience life in different area of the agency, to... Read more
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B&T
Gather round! It's Women In Media Mentor Michelle Mowieall part of one conversation and to promote the many wellness programs availabl
B&T / Posted 15 days ago
all part of one conversation and to promote the many wellness programs available to our people within MediaCom, GroupM and WPP. The Exchange – a program that provides a platform for our people to experience life in different area of the agency, to... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Reckitt Benckiser quantifies cyber attackmarquee deal to acquire baby milk group Mead Johnson. But Reckitt isn't sufferi
Investors Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
marquee deal to acquire baby milk group Mead Johnson. But Reckitt isn't suffering in isolation; fellow FTSE 100 constituent WPP (WPP) and Danish shipping leviathan AP Moller-Maersk were also subject to attacks, while US food group Mondelez said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Most Eligible Bachelor Made Alemu a World Class AdvertiserGroup Creative Directors who report to the Regional Creative Director. He also
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Group Creative Directors who report to the Regional Creative Director. He also gets roped into special projects for the WPP Group when they require specialized writing skills or specific knowledge of African markets. WPP Group is a British... Read more
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B&T
WPP Combines Wunderman & Possible To Form Digital PowerhouseWPP-owned global digital agency Wunderman has announced that multi-service digi
B&T / Posted 16 days ago
WPP-owned global digital agency Wunderman has announced that multi-service digital agency POSSIBLE has joined its group. With more than 9,200 people in 200 offices in 70 countries, the enlarged group will form one of the world’s largest digital... Read more
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Mumbrella
Carlos Guedes joins Webling as associate creative directorWPP’s Digital agency Webling has announced the appointment of a new associate c
Mumbrella / Posted 16 days ago
WPP’s Digital agency Webling has announced the appointment of a new associate creative director, Carlos Guedes. Guedes joins the newly created role from his previous stint at Touch Creative where he was a founder and creative director. Guedes worked... Read more
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B&T
Webling Bolsters Creative Ranks With New HireWPP AUNZ digital agency Webling has bolstered its creative ranks by appointing
B&T / Posted 16 days ago
WPP AUNZ digital agency Webling has bolstered its creative ranks by appointing Carlos Guedes (pictured above) to the new position of associate creative director. An experienced digital creative director, Guedes joins following a three-year stint at... Read more
19d
PRWeek US
PR's power players share their visionwill always exist as a separate profession but convergence will change our indu
PRWeek US / Posted 19 days ago
will always exist as a separate profession but convergence will change our industry structure and our definition." Fellow WPP executive Don Baer, CEO and worldwide chair at Burson-Marsteller, said: "No matter how much change we see in the world,... Read more
19d
The Manila Times
DoJ grants protection to father of Bulacan massacre victimsAguirre 2nd said he had placed Dexter Carlos Sr. under the provisional coverage
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
Aguirre 2nd said he had placed Dexter Carlos Sr. under the provisional coverage of the Witness Protection Program (WPP) a day after the two had a meeting at the DoJ headquarters in Manila. The decision also came after the main suspect,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bank of Ireland up 2.5% ahead of organisational restructureotherwise positive week for Britain’s top share index, while changes in broker
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
otherwise positive week for Britain’s top share index, while changes in broker recommendations prompted moves in easyJet, WPP and Royal Mail. Britain’s blue chip FTSE 100 index ended the day up 0.2 per cent at 7,350.92 points, reversing earlier... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Safety first: Lessons from the cyberattack on WPP The cyberattack on WPP raises questions about agencies' role in data protecti
PRWeek UK / Posted 19 days ago
The cyberattack on WPP raises questions about agencies' role in data protection. When the Petya ransomware attack hit WPP last week, crippling the systems of many of its agencies including J. Walter... Read more
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The Register
Largest advertising company in the world still wincing after NotPetya punchaffecting companies, and several have been hit pretty hard, including the world
The Register / Posted 19 days ago
affecting companies, and several have been hit pretty hard, including the world's largest advertising business, UK-based WPP. The malware attack, dubbed NotPetya because it masquerades as the Petya ransomware, affected several multinationals... Read more
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