Gideon Spanier

Global head of media

Gideon is global head of media at Campaign. Contact him at gideon.spanier@haymarket.com or 020 8267 8260.

Publicis Groupe holds sale talks with private equity investor

Publicis Groupe holds sale talks with private equity investor

Discussions have taken place in recent months.

Martin Lambie-Nairn, branding expert 'who made TV idents sexy', dies aged 75

Martin Lambie-Nairn, branding expert 'who made TV idents sexy', dies aged 75

Tributes for designer's "exceptional work" for C4 and BBC.

Accenture Interactive returns to growth after six-month decline

Accenture Interactive returns to growth after six-month decline

Covid-19 crisis had 'significant impact' on revenues.

WPP's 'punchy' growth plan: 10,000 extra jobs, one third drop in travel

WPP's 'punchy' growth plan: 10,000 extra jobs, one third drop in travel

Agency group has 'reached bottom' of four-year decline.

WPP and Walgreens Boots Alliance on client-agency model that won $600m pitch

WPP and Walgreens Boots Alliance on client-agency model that won $600m pitch

Data, diversity, in-housing and 'outcomes-based' remuneration were all on the client's agenda.

Unilever's top marketer wants 'purpose-led creativity' and is 'allergic' to woke-washing

Unilever's top marketer wants 'purpose-led creativity' and is 'allergic' to woke-washing

Chief digital and marketing officer discusses the rise of brands with purpose in Campaign Connect interview.

Thousands of jobs at risk as Dentsu cuts one in eight international roles
A year that has changed the ad industry for the better

A year that has changed the ad industry for the better

The Covid-19 pandemic has been tough but it also accelerated changes that were already in motion, has highlighted different and better ways of working and inspired a spirit of entrepreneurialism

Christian Juhl on modernising Group M, TV's resilience and Nick Emery's exit

Christian Juhl on modernising Group M, TV's resilience and Nick Emery's exit

TV is still 'best place' to reach people at scale.

Volvo backs AKQA-Grey merger to reunite creativity and technology

Volvo backs AKQA-Grey merger to reunite creativity and technology

WPP says past mergers of creative and digital agencies mean this new combination should work but there are hurdles.

Hold fast to the basic idea: advertising works

Hold fast to the basic idea: advertising works

M&C Saatchi's three co-founders, who are retiring, have made a big contribution over 50 years.

Bountiful Cow founder Henry Daglish quits

Bountiful Cow founder Henry Daglish quits

The7stars plans to keep operating Bountiful Cow as a separate business.

Risk-taking vs risk management: creatives and consultants at odds

Risk-taking vs risk management: creatives and consultants at odds

The worlds of creativity and consulting are moving closer but they are finding it hard to co-exist.

WPP insists Grey brand 'has not been retired' following AKQA merger

WPP insists Grey brand 'has not been retired' following AKQA merger

Sources say it was always WPP's intention that Grey and AKQA brands would co-exist for a time.

TSB on hiring David Schwimmer and why data is ‘as vital' as creative
Exclusive: WPP merges AKQA and Grey to form AKQA Group

Exclusive: WPP merges AKQA and Grey to form AKQA Group

Grey brand to be dropped after 103 years.

We must do our utmost to support future talent during pandemic

We must do our utmost to support future talent during pandemic

Covid-19 has shown how important it is for everyone in the ad industry to look out for one another and make sure the rising stars of tomorrow get their chance to flourish

Sir Martin Sorrell interview: 'S4 Capital's real competition is Accenture'
Uber books New Commercial Arts for global customer experience projects

Uber books New Commercial Arts for global customer experience projects

Transport technology brand has picked UK agency start-up.

WPP to pay annual bonuses despite Covid-19 and cut offices by up to 20%

WPP to pay annual bonuses despite Covid-19 and cut offices by up to 20%

Staff below board level will be eligible for bonuses.