Ad Tech

Talon goes creative with Out of Home specialist Grand Visual

Out of Home agency Talon has bought Grand Visual, a leading OOH digital creative specialist, plus its ad tech provider QDOT. Grand Visual and QDOT employ 48 people globally across London, New York and a development hub in Montevideo, Uruguay. ...

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Ete Davis takes on the challenge to turbo charge Engine

Ete Davies, who left AnalogFolk last week, has been appointed to replace Matt Edwards as CEO of Engine’s creative and experience design division. This is the bit that used to be WCRS, Partners Andrews Aldridge, Synergy and Slice. It looks ...

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Adland’s brightest star: Cannes and the cult of David Droga

It’s hard to remember a time when one figure was so dominant in the advertising industry, but David (don’t ever call him Dave) Droga has taken on official guru status. He was the king of the Croisette last week, and ...

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Boys, boys: Sorrell tries to hijack Read’s WPP again

Another day, another WPP AGM and a release pings in from old boss Sir Martin Sorrell’s spanking new S4 Capital. WPP AGMs seem positively soporific these days, compared to the good/bad old days of SMS. There isn’t even a shareholder ...

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