An 'Unfortunate Hiccup' - Publicis Groupe Q3 Organic Growth A Tepid 1%

CEO Maurice Levy blames a number of factors for the weak results, including himself. "What has been a distraction is the merger and that's my fault. Period," he said on a Thursday conference call with analysts. He also cited other factors, including "a sharp decline in analog, the end of one-off contracts, the end of the Motorola business and the slow recovering of emerging ...


London Blog
Programmatic Transparency And Fraud Issues Have Morphed. Solve Both Or You've Sold Neither

Sir Martin Sorrell has reported he is "puzzled" by the transparency debate around programmatic -- but the real issue here is that unless the new technology solves the age-old problem of fraud, it will never be ...

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.

Online Spin
Are You Genuine? (Sales & Marketing Leaders Should Be)

In marketing, sales, the agency business and leadership, being genuine and authentic is a requirement. When you don't have those qualities, your audience and colleagues can smell it a mile away. ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Someone Please, Please Whelm Me

Let's just say the future of TV is pretty well established by now. The news that HBO is untethering itself from exclusive cable distribution and CBS will offer a paid-streaming service for its broadcast offerings more ...

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