Publicis Media aligns EMEA and APAC markets under unified leadership

Publicis Media aligns EMEA and APAC markets under unified leadership

Publicis Groupe announced a unified leadership structure across Publicis Media EMEA and APAC, with Gerry Boyle appointed to the role of CEO, Publicis Media EMEA and APAC. This role expands on Boyle’s current remit as CEO of Publicis Media APAC to include oversight of EMEA operations as well. Boyle will continue to report to Steve […]

Kristen Kelly appointed to EVP PM Precision for EMEA region at Publicis Media

Kristen Kelly appointed to EVP PM Precision for EMEA region at Publicis Media

Kristen Kelly has been appointed to the role of EVP, Publicis Media Precision, EMEA with immediate effect. Kelly is tasked with accelerating the growth of Publicis Media’s Precision capability across the EMEA region. She will oversee a centralised Precision team – providing agency teams access to expert data, technology capabilities and solutions – that will […]

Mark Tutssel Named Executive Chairman of Leo Burnett Worldwide

Mark Tutssel Named Executive Chairman of Leo Burnett Worldwide

Mark Tutssel was named executive chairman of Leo Burnett Worldwide. Rich Stoddart, currently president of Leo Burnett Worldwide, is leaving to pursue a new venture. In his new role, Tutssel will focus on creative excellence and growth, igniting the collective firepower of the global network on behalf of clients and leveraging the special culture of […]

Publicis Groupe appoint R/GA’s Nick Law as new chief creative officer

Publicis Groupe appoint R/GA’s Nick Law as new chief creative officer

Publicis Groupe announced that Nick Law has been hired as Chief Creative Officer of Publicis Groupe and President of Publicis Communications. As one of the industry’s most progressive creative leaders, the choice of Nick Law signals Publicis’ on-going commitment to creativity and technology at the service of marketing and business transformation. Nick’s mission will be to […]

Publicis Groupe Salutes Cannes Lions’ initiative and reconfirms its participation from 2019 Onwards

Publicis Groupe Salutes Cannes Lions’ initiative and reconfirms its participation from 2019 Onwards

Following their announcement of pulling out of all awards program until 2018 at Cannes, Publicis Groupe have now revealed they are pleased with the changes the Cannes Lions Festival has made in order to ‘course correct’ and bring their focus back to creativity. “As a founding partner of the Cannes Lions and a strong supporter of its goal of […]

Leaked emails reveal WPP’s plan to pull out of Eurobest and could also leave Cannes in 2018

Leaked emails reveal WPP’s plan to pull out of Eurobest and could also leave Cannes in 2018

One of the biggest news out of 2017’s Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity didn’t concern any dazzling campaigns but, rather, Publicis Groupe’s announcement that it would forbid all of its agencies from entering Cannes or any other awards shows next year. Now, WPP, the world’s largest holding group, has continued its threats to follow suit […]

Publicis Groupe builds the first professional assistant platform powered by AI and machine learning

Publicis Groupe builds the first professional assistant platform powered by AI and machine learning

Publicis Groupe Chairman & CEO, Arthur Sadoun, announced the next step of The Power of One, initiated in 2015 by Maurice Lévy, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Publicis Groupe. After the acquisition of Sapient with its world-class technology expertise, and after having broken the barriers between our different entities to form Solution hubs, Publicis […]

Publicis Groupe and Alibaba announce China Uni marketing partnership

Publicis Groupe and Alibaba announce China Uni marketing partnership

Reinforcing the organization’s commitment to leadership in digital, data and technology, Publicis Groupe launched a partnership with Alibaba bringing benefit to the clients of Publicis Media, Publicis Communications and Publicis.Sapient. Alibaba’s Uni Marketing framework is a complete product portfolio powered by data that enables brands to have control of brand building across the Alibaba ecosystem in […]

Rufus Leonard appoints Rosanna Covacich to senior strategy role

Independent agency Rufus Leonard has boosted its strategy team with the appointment of Rosanna Covacich as brand strategy director. Previously strategic client director at MSL Group, the Publicis Groupe integrated design and PR agency, Covacich has significant experience in both brand and digital strategy. Reporting to Laurence Parkes, Rufus Leonard’s chief strategy officer, Covacich joins […]