2 hrs ago
Sorrell says Publicis / Omnicom's 'merger of equals' is 'impossible'
Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of WPP, has called attempts by rival holding groups, Omnicom Media Group and Publicis Groupe to form a "merger of equals", simply not possible.
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3 hrs ago
Oracle Mining Provides Update on Oracle Ridge Underground Drill Program
Since drilling began in March 2014, 1,448 feet of underground drilling has been completed using the company-owned core drilling rig.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Omnicom Group Lowered to Neutral at Trading Central
Shares of Omnicom Group traded up 0.26% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $69.05.
UPDATE 1-Moelis IPO prices below range, values investment bank at $1.29 bln
Moelis & Co's initial public offering has been priced at $25 per share - below its expected range - a market source said, valuing the independent investment bank at about $1.29 billion.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Apple Continues Poaching Talent F...
Continuing its poaching of ad agency execs , Apple, which aims to build its in-house marketing department from 300 to as many as 600 staffers, has hired Wolff Olins Global CEO Karl Heiselman.
IPG's Roth Received 22% Pay Bump Last Year
Interpublic Group CEO Michael Roth received a nearly 22% bump in total compensation last year, earning almost $11.8 million, according to a company regulatory filing.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Double-Digit Pay Raise For Omnicom's Wren in 2013
Omnicom CEO John Wren received a double-digit bump in total compensation in 2013 to nearly $18.1 million, up 22% from the $14.8 million he received in 2012, according to company financial documents.
Bristol-Myers Squibb, FCB Sue Omnicom, Schulman Over Trade Secrets
A nasty court fight is taking shape in New York between Interpublic's FCB and its client Bristol-Myers Squibb on one side and a former FCB account manager, Stephanie Shulman and Omnicom Group on the other.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Anheuser-Busch moves Bud Light Platinum account
Anheuser-Busch has moved its advertising account for Bud Light Platinum and other extensions of the brand from Translation to BBDO.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Omnicom Group Inc. - First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release And Conference Call
In addition, the conference call will be simulcast and archived on the Internet at http://www.omnicomgroup.com/FinancialWebcasts .
Fri Apr 04, 2014
N.Y. State Lottery Reviews Its Ad Business
Your agency could win creative responsibilities for the New York Lottery, which this month will issue request for proposal for its advertising business, the state gaming commission has confirmed.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
ICON is one of the top ten Best Places to Work in CT
The program was created by the Hartford Business Journal Best Companies Group and sponsored by The Hooker & Holcombe Companies.
Agencies identify value in global tech tie-ups
Instagram is now bigger than Twitter in the US and Omnicom has promised to spend "up to $100 million" of client budgets on it.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
New York's Korey Kay Has Closed I...
Storied New York ad shop Korey Kay & Partners is closing, according to sources. The agency was founded more than 30 years ago by Lois Korey and Allen Kay, after both tired of toiling at big ad shops like McCann Erickson and Needham Harper & Steers.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Busy Day for JWT as Lynn Power Takes Leadership Role
Lynn Power, former president of Arnold in New York, is joining the WPP Group agency as managing director.
Oracle Mining Files NI 43-101 Technical Report for Oracle Ridge Copper Project
Oracle Mining Corp. is pleased to announce that it has filed a technical report under the Corporation's profile on SEDAR supporting the February 26, 2014 news release "Oracle Mining announces updated NI 43-101 resource estimate for the Oracle Ridge copper project".
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The Publicis-Omnicom Wait
Bloomberg's Best Photos 2013: Maurice Levy, chief executive officer of Publicis Groupe SA, left, and John Wren, chief executive officer of Omnicom Group Inc., shake hands on the merger last July That's the lesson from Omnicom Group Inc and Publicis Groupe SA's planned merger, announced last July, aimed at helping the companies confront rapid ... (more)
Omnicom Group Names Peter Sherman Executive Vice President
Sherman joined JWT in . During his time at JWT, the agency had several key client wins.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Publicis CEO: China merger OK 'a matter of weeks'
Publicis Groupe SA 's Chief Executive Maurice Levy expects Chinese authorities to approve the merger with Omnicom Group Inc. in the coming weeks, the last green light that is missing for the U.S. and French ad giants to complete their mega transborder merger.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Oracle Mining Successful in Lawsuit Defence
The United States District Court Southern District of New York found in favour of Oracle Mining as to all claims.