Gideon Spanier

UK editor-in-chief

Gideon is the UK editor-in-chief of Campaign. Contact him at gideon.spanier@haymarket.com or 020 8267 8260.

WFA global inclusion census reveals ‘stark’ results

WFA global inclusion census reveals ‘stark’ results

“No company or industry can ignore this,” WFA says.

Publicis CEO Q3 interview on growing again, talent, pitches and BBH shake-up
Publicis' return to growth above pre-pandemic levels accelerates in Q3

Publicis' return to growth above pre-pandemic levels accelerates in Q3

Revenues grew 5% against 2019 fuelling a rise in its share price.

Chanel moves global media account after two decades

Chanel moves global media account after two decades

Omnicom and WPP were main contestants.

M&C Saatchi CEO on ‘renewed belief in marketing’ and war for talent

M&C Saatchi CEO on ‘renewed belief in marketing’ and war for talent

Creativity is still 'front door' for clients, Moray MacLennan says.

BBH shake-up: Annette King to chair global board as CEO exits

BBH shake-up: Annette King to chair global board as CEO exits

Publicis Groupe says creative agency will keep special status within parent company

Storytelling in ads risks becoming a forgotten tale

Storytelling in ads risks becoming a forgotten tale

The ongoing angst over 'traditional versus digital' touches on a major debate in advertising.

How Sorrell could make £1bn from S4 Capital by 2023

How Sorrell could make £1bn from S4 Capital by 2023

His wealth is in “paper” because it is in shares, rather than cash.

Tim Pearson departs as Sky Media boss in shock move

Tim Pearson departs as Sky Media boss in shock move

He only joined Sky from Omnicom in March.

Publicis Media wins Italy and retains UK and China in Ferrero review

Publicis Media wins Italy and retains UK and China in Ferrero review

Key markets were part of the international review, which excluded the US.

How Omnicom won Mercedes: ‘holistic marketing’ and buying two agencies

How Omnicom won Mercedes: ‘holistic marketing’ and buying two agencies

Florian Adamski, chief executive of OMD, talked to Campaign.

Should ITV be allowed to buy Channel 4?

Should ITV be allowed to buy Channel 4?

Overcoming competition concerns is key issue.

The joy of retention during pandemic pitch palooza

The joy of retention during pandemic pitch palooza

Sticking with the incumbent can be a good option for clients during turbulent times, Gideon Spanier says in this column for subscribers to The Knowledge tier.

Dentsu UK & Ireland CEO departs for tech role

Dentsu UK & Ireland CEO departs for tech role

Group will appoint replacement in due course.

‘Everything is intense’: six new trends shaping adland for the rest of 2021

‘Everything is intense’: six new trends shaping adland for the rest of 2021

Advertising boom is putting companies and people under fresh pressure.

New money and late money fuel TV ad boom – for now

New money and late money fuel TV ad boom – for now

Questions persist about whether resurgence is sustainable when streaming and social video are booming, Gideon Spanier argues in this column for subscribers to Campaign's Knowledge tier.

Advertisers ‘caught by surprise’ by September TV ad market surge

Advertisers ‘caught by surprise’ by September TV ad market surge

TV market is set to end 2021 well ahead of 2019.

M&C Saatchi chiefs can triple pay if they hit new bonus targets

M&C Saatchi chiefs can triple pay if they hit new bonus targets

Almost a quarter of shareholders revolted over pay last year.

Does adland’s jobs boom show companies cut too deeply last year?

Does adland’s jobs boom show companies cut too deeply last year?

Industry leaders and headhunters respond to pressing question.

Global pitch consultant MediaSense sells to private equity in £30m-plus deal