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EXMAN appoints Kehinde Salami as president
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EXMAN appoints Kehinde Salami as president

Kehinde Salami has been appointed as the president of the Experiential Marketers Association of Nigeria, EXMAN. He was appointed at the maiden awards of the association. In his inaugural speech as the President of the association, Kehinde Salami expressed his pleasure at his election and praised the effort of his […]

Epica Awards opens for early bird entries
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Epica Awards opens for early bird entries

Epica Awards, the creative prize judged by journalists kicks off its 31st competition with a lot in store. The new jury president, location and categories are just a few of the changes to the awards this year. Advertising, PR, design and digital agencies, as well as production companies, start entering […]

IPG saw its net profit crash by 39% in Q2
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IPG saw its net profit crash by 39% in Q2

IPG, the world’s fourth largest advertising company said its net income for the second quarter of 2017 fell by 39.6% year on year. Second quarter 2017 net income available to IPG common stockholders was $94.7 million, resulting in earnings of $0.24 per basic and diluted share, and $0.27 per adjusted […]

Omnicom Q2 revenue falls by 2.4% on Forex impact
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Omnicom Q2 revenue falls by 2.4% on Forex impact

Omnicom Group, the world’s second largest advertising group said its gross revenue for the second quarter fell by 2.4% to ISD3,7 billion from USD3,9 billion in the second quarter of 2016. Organic growth in the second quarter of 2017 as compared to the second quarter of 2016 in our four fundamental disciplines was […]

Publicis Groupe Q2 EBITDA beats estimate at EUR2.5 billion
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Publicis Groupe Q2 EBITDA beats estimate at EUR2.5 billion

Publicis Groupe, the world’s third largest advertising company has released its second quarter earnings showing its earnings before interest, depreciation and amortisation rose to EUR2.5 billion. Analysts had estimated EUR2.4 billion before the disclosure. The French advertising group has 25% stake in Nigeria’s Insight Publicis Groupe trading as Insight Redefine. […]

Omnicom adds Gracia Martore to its board
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Omnicom adds Gracia Martore to its board

Omnicom Group, one of the largest advertising group said Gracia Martore has joined its board of directors as an independent director, effective immediately. Ms. Gracia Martore recently retired as President and CEO of TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly known as Gannett Co. Gracia Martore Ms. Gracia Martore’s appointment expands the […]