Omnicom Shareholders Vote To Change Board Leadership Structure

Shareholders passed a resolution at Omnicom's annual meeting that will require the chairman of the board to be an independent board member. The new policy is designed to help avoid conflicts of interest between the board and company management. The company had argued that the resolution wasn't necessary. ...


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Consumers Feeling a Bit Better Globally But The Buts Abound

Consumer confidence in the United States improved modestly through mid-May after having declined sharply in April and reversing a three-month slide, according to The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which is conducted by Nielsen. ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

Research Redux: Helping Marketers Drive Growth

CEOs are desperate for actionable research that will help them reinvent their business, to make them relevant and to build market share in today's consumer led world. Researchers need to be not only the smartest people ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Carpet Bombing: When Trademarks Do Harm

When intellectual property attorneys wedge themselves between the federal government and business, the billings and absurdity tend to run wild. Deep focus on the value of the trademark can result in a perversion of other values, ...

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