Accenture Interactive accelerates its mission to reinvent agency model by acquiring Droga5

Accenture Interactive accelerates its mission to reinvent agency model by acquiring Droga5

Accenture has entered into an agreement to acquire Droga5, one of the world’s most innovative and influential creative agencies. The New York-based agency will become part of Accenture Interactive, boosting its capabilities as an Experience Agency able to design, build and run customer experiences that grow brands and businesses. Completion of the acquisition is subject to customary […]

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Chief Marketing Officers

MarComm’s Magnificence is a series where we highlight Magnificent individuals from the Marketing, Design, Advertising and Communications industries. In this magnificence list, we are spotlighting those individuals who provide the business to the creative industry, while protecting their brand’s image and interests. We look at the Chief Marketing Officers (CMO’s). So without further ado, here are our […]

Marcoms M&A on the rise in Western Europe

Marcoms M&A on the rise in Western Europe

New research has shown that marcoms agencies in Western Europe (excluding the UK) are becoming increasingly attractive to global buyers, bucking the overall trend of falling deal volumes. A quarter (25%) of all industry M&A deals in Q1-Q3 this year involved targets in the region, compared to only 19% over the same period in 2016, […]

Accenture Acquires Marketing and Sales Consultancy Brand Learning

Accenture Acquires Marketing and Sales Consultancy Brand Learning

Accenture has acquired marketing and sales capability consultancy Brand Learning, to help organizations drive sustained customer led growth by enhancing their marketing, sales, HR and leadership capabilities. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Brand Learning has a strong track record in helping more than 160 clients in over 60 countries across a broad […]