Despite Recent Slowdown, U.S. Ad Economy Poised To Expand At Fastest Rate In A Decade

Despite an apparent slowdown in the expansion of the advertising economy in recent quarters, U.S. ad spending is now projected to grow 4.9% next year, making it the highest comparable growth rate in a decade, according to an updated outlook from Interpublic's Mediabrands' Magna Global unit. At that rate, advertising is projected to expand at a much greater pace than the GDP, which currently ...


A Very Good Emmys Telecast Was Sadly Relegated To The Dog Days Of August

The always agreeable and effortlessly charming Seth Meyers certainly isn't afraid to bite the hand that feeds him. Those of us who attended NBC's upfront presentation in New York City last May can readily recall the ...

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.

Revenge Of The Nerds

Nerds seem to having their cultural moment. "The Big Bang Theory," a show about four nerds and the women who love them, is the highest-rated scripted show on television, and its star Jim Parsons just won ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Time For A Happy Ending?

Ethics are so twentieth century. This is now. Newspapers and magazines are gasping for life; who can afford the luxury of standing on principle? As such, in deciding who gets to work at Emit, one of ...

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