WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell Steps Down

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell Steps Down

Sir Martin Sorrell has stepped down as Chief Executive Officer of WPP with immediate effect. Roberto Quarta, Chairman of WPP, becomes Executive Chairman until the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer. Mark Read, Chief Executive Officer of Wunderman and WPP Digital, and Andrew Scott, WPP Corporate Development Director and Chief Operating Officer, Europe, have […]

Ford to launch self-driving car network “at scale” by 2021

Ford to launch self-driving car network “at scale” by 2021

Ford has its sights set on operating its own self-driving car network “at scale” by 2021, opting to run its own service as opposed to selling its technology to a transportation platform. The automaker is already testing a service with Domino’s and Postmates in Miami, which sees consumers offered a discount if they are happy […]

Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ unveils Google smart-speaker adventure

Netflix’s ‘Lost in Space’ unveils Google smart-speaker adventure

Netflix is promoting its “Lost in Space” reboot with a new interactive audio adventure on Google’s smart speakers: The “Lost in Space” audio game encourages participants to help key characters of the show after their spaceship crash-lands on an unknown planet. The audio adventure, which lasts between 5 and 6 minutes, features a branched narrative […]

RhythmOne Announces Key Appointments in the UK Post Acquisition

RhythmOne Announces Key Appointments in the UK Post Acquisition

Global advertising technology company RhythmOne has announced two new appointments in the UK: Ajay Daved, in the role of Programmatic Director, and Jenny Thomson, in the role of Client Service and Operations Director at RhythmOne.These high-level hires take place in the wake of two significant acquisitions in the form of YuMe, Inc. in February 2018 […]

New CSD for Armadillo CRM as Steve Jefferys appointed

New CSD for Armadillo CRM as Steve Jefferys appointed

Armadillo, the CRM specialist agency working with brands such as McDonald’s, hotels.com and Disney, has appointed Steve Jefferys as Client Services Director to head up the Client Service team of 12 across all of the agency’s clients. Jefferys worked for 13 years in London agencies, including CHI & Partners, Kitcatt Nohr, Proximity London and TMW, […]

Veolia Launches New Online Marketplace for Organic Resources in the UK

Veolia Launches New Online Marketplace for Organic Resources in the UK

As part of the drive to increase the circular economy, global resource management company Veolia is launching an online trading platform that makes it easier to sell and buy organic resources. Designed to save users time and money, BioTrading will provide businesses the opportunity to better leverage the 100 million tonnes of raw materials and […]

JWT India and Himalayan Sparkling Launch Innovative Bottles Featuring the Sound of the Himalayas

JWT India and Himalayan Sparkling Launch Innovative Bottles Featuring the Sound of the Himalayas

 Himalayan Sparkling, India first premium mineral sparkling water introduced a unique packaging innovation for its limited-edition ‘sound cap’ bottles, that are designed to play the sound of wind from the upper reaches of the Himalayas when you twist open the cap of the bottle. Bottled in a one-of-its-kind packaging, the innovative sound cap bottle […]