Global is set to buy Exterion Media in its third out-of-home deal in a matter of weeks.
McDonald's has halted one of the biggest UK media pitches of the year in a surprise move.
JCDecaux has won the out of home (OOH) advertising sales contract for the UK's two biggest shopping malls at Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City.
First impressions are of a 'steely decision-maker' keen to inspire
Omnicom shop will handle global media strategy, as well as programmatic and media buying.
Mark Read has also detailed the responsibilities of Andrew Scott, who was named chief operating officer in September.
Campaign marked 50 years of covering the ad industry at a party in central London last night.
This will be the first time the new S4 Capital executive chairman and MediaMonks' chief executive are appearing on stage together.
Advertisers will be able to buy video ad inventory across a swathe of publishers on Apple News in the UK for the first time, reaching a potential audience of up to 11 million Britons.
WPP's decision to merge long-established ad network Y&R with digital experience shop VML could have major implications for other creative agencies.
Estimated revenues would make Accenture Interactive about the same size as Interpublic.
Whiting leaves Digitas, where she was managing partner for growth.
Campaign takes a closer look at the ambitious leap by Global's Stephen Miron and Ashley Tabor into the out-of-home industry.
Ramzan Golant previously led All3Media and the Nike Foundation's Girl Effect.
Name change reflects the expansion of the agency's remit to 'a whole plethora of smart devices'.
Deal is estimated at between £200m and £220m.
Former media agency chief is to chair publishers' trade body.
The out-of-home industry's role in funding public infrastructure is not appreciated enough, according to the outdoor company.
Andras Vigh is stepping down as Publicis Media considers a wider shake-up at the media agency network.
Edwards' move is WPP new chief executive Mark Read's first significant appointment.