ESI Media's group chief executive, Steve Auckland, has made his presence felt during his first few months, but the tough northerner has his eyes on a significant milestone.
Northern & Shell, which publishes OK! Magazine and the Daily Express, has promoted Chris Kelly to head of print, replacing Jane Putley who is leaving in June to join News UK as head of news.
Johnson & Johnson has called a global review of its media planning and buying business, putting GroupM's Primus on alert in the UK.
YouTube, with its ever-expanding array of content, massive appeal and universally-accessible platform, is almost certainly a step closer to being the television of the future than whatever most of us are watching on our TV sets.
Transport for London is increasing the ad space available on its website as part of plans to grow revenue from its commercial estate.
The ad watchdog has banned a Procter & Gamble YouTube video that featured a model vlogger, for not being easily identifiable as marketing communication.
Tango has returned to advertising after a two-year hiatus on Saturday with a deliberately sappy and off-brand TV spot.
Diageo, the drinks giant, has launched a digital out-of-home campaign for Pimm's, which will activate when the weather reaches a temperature of 21 degrees.
Last week's Black Pencil was important because it is a rare example of what can be done with radio, a medium not often taken seriously creatively.
Paul Hayes, the managing director, commercial of News UK, is leaving the publisher of The Times and The Sun after 15 years.
Twenty-First Century Fox, the film and home entertainment company, is including its £150 million European media planning and buying duties in a complete overhaul of its global media strategy.
Trinity Mirror is considering an appeal after a High Court judge ordered the publisher to pay "very substantial" damages to celebrities Sadie Frost, Paul Gascoigne and others for phone-hacking.
Digital Cinema Media has launched an awards scheme to recognise the best in cinema advertising over the past year, across five categories.
News that Blinkx, the video advertising company, posted a pre-tax loss of $25 million this week for the year to the end of March 2015, should raise alarm bells for those in the online advertising business.
MEC has appointed Martin Beauchamp, a solutions engineer at AppNexus, as its first head of programmatic strategy.
M/SIX is launching a programme to work on new ways to develop programmatic buying.
UTV Media, the owner of TalkSport, is creating a new broadcast centre as part of plans to launch four new national radio stations at the beginning of next year.
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Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), home to MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Channel 5, has formed a commercial innovation group to help advertisers create customised, content-led digital and social campaigns.
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With Sky Media running sales, Channel 5 should be able to put the Omnicom stand-off behind it, Arif Durrani writes.
The rich data now being generated by mobile devices is taking location marketing to a whole new level, Nigel Clarkson says.
Out-of-home interactions increase during big sporting events and holidays. Brands can utilise this, Nick Mawditt writes.
Josh Krichefski responds to some of the criticisms and questions that have been directed at media agencies recently.
An Economist study has identified a sub-group of millennials who could be effective brand advocates, Arif Durrani writes.
A golden statuette must be high on the list of those who work in the creative industries. RSA Films' Mat Kirkby and James Lucas tell Kate Magee about theirs.
As Guardian Media Group's chief executive prepares to step down, he tells Arif Durrani about the challenges of steering a "powder keg of a business" and how the 'open' strategy is working.
As armies form and battle lines are drawn in HBO's Game Of Thrones, you get the sense of inevitability of the wars to come. And so it is in the world of consolidating marketing groups.
Newspaper editors are gearing up for their next populist clash after the general election: the battle over the fate of the BBC.
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