While Next 15 has tabled a higher offer than a rival bid from Vin Murria and won the agreement of M&C Saatchi's board, there could be further twists in the M&A saga.
Agency is also offering £1,500 travel subsidy in response to rising cost of living.
Angela Tangas will start in September 2022.
MediaCom brings street-fighting skills and Essence the tech brains.
The Sunday Times published an in-depth report into what it claimed was the accounting 'chaos'.
Pressure is on employers to increase salaries.
Financial results have now been published having been postponed twice.
CEO talks to Campaign after upgrading growth forecast.
Board takes rare step of issuing 2022 and 2023 profit forecasts.
No major reductions in client spend despite economic uncertainty.
'Respect in the workplace' and 'protection of WPP’s assets' were top concerns.
Company and its auditor would already have been “obligated” to disclose any major issue to investors, he says.
CEO also talked about retail media and the French election.
However, French agency group won't upgrade forecasts because of economic uncertainty.
There is still a central role for advertising to play in the marketing mix and we should not be talking down its power.
This year’s Nielsen Ad Intel billings tables reveal a UK sector on the up after 2020’s lockdown lows, with three-quarters of agencies, from established names to a new wave of energetic indies, growing.
As agencies and brands continue to close down Russian operations and sanctions start to bite, many fear that it will be a long time before anyone can even think about reopening.
French agency group employs 1,200 staff in Russia.
The work marks 20 years of 'Should've gone to Specsavers'.
Havas CEO talks to Campaign at Vivendi's annual results.