Analysis

Top Aegis exec Nigel Sharrocks steps down following Dentsu sale

One of UK medialand’s best-known execs Nigel Sharrocks is stepping down following the completion of the £3.2bn sale of Aegis Media to Japan’s Dentsu. Sharrocks (left), 56, was CEO of Aegis Media global brands, one of those rather mystifying titles ...

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Why brand communications need to give something extra to consumers, not simply sell the product

Nick Dudley-Williams, group marketing director at Cubo explains how brands should communicate with apathetic consumers by offering something new and relevant to their lives. Many of us will be aware of the Yankelovich statistics on brand communications. They show that ...

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Andy Law: how your great British brand can become a Beckham-style icon

Andy Law, author, Huffington Post blogger and chairman of innovation consultancy Fearlessly Frank, explains how other brands can become icons like footballer David Beckham if they use the various forms of capital at their disposal. How did David Beckham become ...

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