Friday, November 14, 2008
  • Havas Reports Weaker Results, Further Consolidates Havas Media Brand

    Paris-based Havas this morning announced healthy, but slower growth amid weakening global economic conditions, especially in the U.S.. Separately, the agency holding company announced … Read the whole story

  • Omnicom Taps Former Aegis Media Chief de Nardis To Run OMD

    Omnicom Media Group continues to bulk up its senior management team, naming another industry heavyweight - former Aegis Media chief Mainardo do Nardis - … Read the whole story

  • Scorecard: BCS Weighs 2009 Ad Options

    While TV bidding for the coming years of the Bowl Championship Series has already begun, Fox's ad sales are still a question mark. Right … Read the whole story

  • New Programming Leadership At BET

    BET Networks has new programming leadership in place. A former MTV executive, Loretha Jones, and Stephen Hill, a BET vet, will share the same … Read the whole story

  • Phone It In: VivaKi Makes Deal With Mobile Discovery

    Looking to use existing mobile phones to measure and engage with other media, Publicis Groupe's VivaKi Ventures and mobile media company Mobile Discovery will … Read the whole story

  • Mag Bag: Layoffs Grow, So Does Readership

    The publishing decimation continues. In the most recent round, National Geographic laid off 13 members of its staff. Altogether, the publisher is planning cuts … Read the whole story

  • CMA Awards Music To ABC's Ears

    On Wednesday, the November sweeps lived up to its name as a big event/stunt TV period--at least for ABC. The network's "42nd Annual CMA … Read the whole story