• Ad Sector Stocks Climb After WPP Posts Weak Q3 Results
    It appears that investors feel ad-sector stocks have been punished enough in recent weeks. At least one analyst is upgrading WPP from a "hold" to a "buy," despite the firm's weak Q3 results.
  • IPG's Tough Stand On Sex Harassment
    Interpublic Group is preparing to launch a mandatory online anti-harassment course for U.S. workers, which will reinforce its zero tolerance policy for harassment. The course may roll out globally.
  • Riddle Me This -- Fluent's New Branding
    Marketing agency Fluent has rebranded to Riddle & Bloom -- which sounds a bit puzzling.
  • What Is Gustavo Martinez's New Role At WPP? We're About To Find Out
    It looks like former JWT CEO Gustavo Martinez and WPP are going to have to come clean about what Martinez's exact role has been at the holding company since he was forced out of JWT last year in the wake of a sex harassment and retaliation law suit.
  • Gaming The Cannes Game: Here's How
    Ace Metrix, a company that tracks how ads resonate (or don't) with consumers, has just completed a study that examines the emotional patterns of ads that have won Cannes Lions.
  • New U.S. CEO Named At Performics
    The Publicis shop has rejiggered its U.S. operating structure, adding new CEO and COO positions.
  • Did Martin Sorrell Misrepresent The Facts In A Recent Court Deposition?
    Yes, that would be lying. And that's what Erin Johnson's legal team alleged in a court filing last Friday.
  • Accenture Interactive: Adland's Fastest-Growing Holding Company
    The firm had a busy week, negotiating to buy another agency and further adding to its ecommerce capabilities in an alliance with SAP Hybris.
  • Stock Market Takes Ad Sector On A Rollercoaster Ride
    Today, apparently unhappy with Publicis Groupe results, the big players in the sector were punished -- Publicis the most, dropping about 6%.
  • As Opposition Mounts, Bain Stands Firm On $1.3 Billion Agency Offer
    Opposition is mounting to Bain Capital's $1.3 billion tender offer for ADK, one of Japan's top agencies in which WPP, its largest shareholder, has a nearly 25% stake.
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