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26 Mar, 2019, 20:22 GMT Amit Seth Named GroupM's Global Chief Product & Data Officer

GroupM has appointed Amit Seth as Global Chief Product & Data Officer. In this new role, Seth will lead product development and management and create ...


03 May, 2018, 05:00 BST GroupM 'State of Digital' Report: Time with Online Media to Surpass Linear TV in 2018

GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, released a new report, "State of Digital," offering intelligence on consumer media consumption and...


06 Apr, 2018, 12:00 BST Irwin Gotlieb Named Senior Advisor To WPP In Transition From GroupM Global Chairman Role

GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, today announced that Irwin Gotlieb is stepping down from his role as Global Chairman as he transitions to...


04 Dec, 2017, 05:00 GMT GroupM: Global Ad Investment Will Grow 4.3% in 2018; Six Countries to Drive 68% of Incremental Investment

GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, today updated its ad investment forecasts for 2017 and 2018. Globally, GroupM anticipates growth of 3.1%...


27 Sep, 2017, 07:00 BST GroupM Launches Finecast, A New Addressable TV Business In The U.K.

GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, today announced the launch of Finecast, a company delivering digital-like precision and accountability to...


17 Aug, 2017, 17:30 BST Unilever, Campbell Soup Company, Church & Dwight, Shell, Subway, And Volvo Cars Support Global Rollout Of GroupM's Viewability Standards

GroupM, the media investment management group of WPP, today announced the global rollout of viewability standards to support continued investment in...


14 Jun, 2017, 16:18 BST Jenny Bullis Named Global Chief Strategy Officer for [m]PLATFORM

Jenny Bullis has been promoted to Global Chief Strategy Officer for [m]PLATFORM, GroupM's proprietary audience intelligence and activation solution,...


01 Jun, 2017, 13:05 BST GroupM Announces Portfolio Reorganization

GroupM, the world's leading media investment group, today announced a portfolio restructure to improve service and delivery to clients. GroupM is...


18 May, 2017, 16:00 BST GroupM Names Lindsay Pattison Chief Transformation Officer

GroupM, the world's leading media investment group, today announced the appointment of Lindsay Pattison as Chief Transformation Officer (CTO). She...


17 May, 2017, 14:30 BST GroupM Launches Motion Content Group, a New Global Content Investment and Rights Management Group

GroupM, the world's leading media investment group, today announced the launch of Motion Content Group (Motion), a new global content investment and...


01 May, 2017, 12:00 BST Interaction 2017: Digital Advertising Investment Will Surpass TV In Five More Countries

GroupM today published Interaction 2017, a state of the union assessment of digital advertising worldwide with forecasts on technology developments,...


29 Mar, 2017, 16:00 BST GroupM Partners with OpenSlate to Increase Brand Safety on YouTube

GroupM, the media investment management unit of WPP, announced it is partnering with OpenSlate to enhance brand safety on YouTube media buys....


19 Dec, 2016, 09:00 GMT Alex Stil Named EMEA President Of GroupM's [m]PLATFORM

GroupM, the media investment management group of WPP, today announced leadership for [m]PLATFORM in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The newly...


05 Dec, 2016, 09:00 GMT GroupM: 2017 Global Advertising To Reach $547B

WPP's GroupM, the world's leading media investment group, today affirmed its 2016 global ad expenditure forecast and shared its revised outlook for...


29 Nov, 2016, 13:00 GMT GroupM Announces [m]PLATFORM: The Most Powerful Collection Of Data, Technology And Expertise For Audience Addressability Across All Media

GroupM, the media investment management group of WPP, today announced the global launch of [m]PLATFORM, an advanced technology suite of flexible...


14 Nov, 2016, 12:16 GMT GroupM Forecasts UK Advertising Investments Growing To £18.8 Billion In 2017

UK advertising is set to see the eighth successive year of growth, despite the short-term effect of the EU referendum, with predicted growth up from...


02 Nov, 2016, 14:45 GMT Tim Castree Named Global CEO of MEC as Charles Courtier Steps Down

roupM, the media investment group of WPP today announced a transition in leadership at MEC, a leading global media agency. After nearly 20 years at...


22 Sep, 2016, 15:35 BST Kelly Clark Named Global CEO Of GroupM

GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, today appointed Kelly Clark as Global CEO. Clark most recently served as the CEO of GroupM in North...


02 Aug, 2016, 10:00 BST GroupM Predicts 2017 Global Marketing Expenditures Will Surpass $1 Trillion

WPP's GroupM, the world's leading media investment management group, today trimmed its 2016 global ad expenditure forecast and shared its initial...


01 Jun, 2016, 14:15 BST Smile Train And GroupM Partner To Help Children With Untreated Cleft Lip And Palate

Smile Train, the world's largest cleft charity, and GroupM, the leading global media investment management group, today announced a new partnership...


25 Apr, 2016, 09:00 BST GroupM's Interaction 2016: Viewability, Fraud, Adblocking And Mobilization Require Industry Solutions For $160B Global Digital Ad Market

GroupM today published Interaction 2016, an annual report offering insights into digital advertising globally. It covers consumer behaviors,...


21 Mar, 2016, 11:00 GMT GroupM's "Live Panel" Transforms Media Planning With Greater Precision, Speed And Efficiency

GroupM today announced the launch of LIVE Panel, a new consumer and media insight solution enabling its agencies to more efficiently develop precise...


18 Dec, 2015, 12:00 GMT The Exchange Lab Becomes Part Of GroupM

WPP's GroupM, the world's leading global media investment group, announces the addition of The Exchange Lab and its proprietary programmatic...


07 Dec, 2015, 05:30 GMT GroupM Revises Down Global Ad Investment Growth To 4.5 Percent In 2016

WPP's GroupM, the world's leading media investment management group responsible for nearly one-third of global advertising investment, today issued...


30 Nov, 2015, 07:00 GMT GroupM Predicts Strong 2016 U.K. Ad Spending, Outpacing U.K. GDP Growth For 5th Consecutive Year

U.K. advertising spending in 2015 is anticipated to grow by seven percent, and in 2016 GroupM predicts strong demand for digital advertising will...