UK Advertising Export Group Stages Exports Month to Boost Global Trade

This March sees UK advertising celebrate its third annual Exports Month in a boost to the industry’s global ambitions as it looks forward to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and new trading relationships overseas. The Exports Month campaign is led by the UK Advertising Export Group (UKAEG), the advertising industry partnership run by the Advertising […]

Advertising Association Issues Statement on UK Government’s Lockdown Exit Roadmap

Following the announcement by the Prime Minister on the timetable for lifting lockdown, Advertising Association Chief Executive Stephen Woodford has made the following statement. “We welcome today’s announcement from the Prime Minister and the timetable for the gradual lifting of restrictions. The NHS and the government should be commended for the rapid roll-out of the […]

WPP named in Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for third year in a row

WPP was today named in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the third consecutive year. The Index recognises companies committed to advancing gender equality in the workplace through policy development, representation and transparency. Mark Read, CEO of WPP, said: “Creating a more inclusive culture across WPP is essential to what we do: it allows us […]

Zenith wins Agency of the Year at 2020 Media Week Awards

Zenith scoop up six Media Week Awards, including Agency of the Year, with CEO Nat Cummins taking home the Media Leader of the Year. Zenith has been named Media Week’s Agency of the Year after a magnificent evening yesterday as they won six Campaign Media Week awards. CEO Nat Cummins, who has led the agency […]

LAB Group announces new leadership line-up following addition of Studio BLUP

The agency group has promoted current Finance Director Rachel Howe to the role of Group Chief Financial Officer, and current Talent and HR Manager Priya Unwith to the position of Group Head of People. Howe and Unwith make up the new leadership line-up along with Harpreet Bushell, who recently joined LAB Group as Group Chief Growth Officer from digital agency Valtech. […]

Brands2Life becomes majority employee owned business to drive next stage of growth

Leading independent communications agency, Brands2Life – ‘The Agency for the Brands Transforming Our World’ – announces today that an Employee Owned Trust (EOT) has acquired a majority of the shares for and on behalf of the staff. Co-Founders Giles Fraser and Sarah Scales will continue to lead the business and will remain the agency’s largest […]