Articles Tagged ‘WPP’

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OMD, GroupM leading in global billings: report

In its annual report, ComVergence shows GroupM and its agencies lead in many categories, but growth is slowing.

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Which agencies made the most acquisitions this year?

A normally low-key agency group made the biggest single acquisition of the year.

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Mediacom hires VP of sports division

Jim Kozak joins the sports and entertainment team from Wasserman, where he was VP of properties and experience.

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GroupM Canada hires first CFO

Heather Baily will head the agency group’s financial strategy and operations as it eyes growth in the Canadian market.

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Canadian media usage, video display ads on the rise: report

GroupM’s “The State of Digital” research analyzes stats from 35 countries to consider the effects of tech on consumers and advertisers.

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Sorrell steps down from WPP

The holding company’s CEO has left following an investigation into alleged misconduct.

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Irwin Gotlieb steps down as GroupM chairman

Gotlieb is transitioning to a strategic advisory role at WPP.

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What Rob Norman is eager to leave behind

The outspoken industry veteran on how TV and digital can get along, what Google and Facebook need to change and why he’d be happy to never have another brand safety conversation again.

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Rob Norman to semi-retire from GroupM

The veteran chief digital officer will transition into a part-time role as an advisor in January.

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ICYMI: Net sales down at WPP, Facebook updates Journalism Project

Plus, Quebecor has invested in a Montreal heritage site and Cineplex has launched another location of the Rec Room.