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MAA’s Paul Simons 1948-2020

Paul Simons, my business partner and a shareholder in MAA, has died at 72 after a long illness. Paul was one of the leading figures in the wave of advertising agencies that revolutionised the UK industry and also had a ...

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Talon Outdoor: Out of Home industry unites to support Black British Network

Cephas Williams, founder of the Black British Network, has launched an inspirational campaign, which features on Out of Home (OOH) digital screens throughout November and December, publicising his moving Letter to his son Zion written in the wake of the ...

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Sorrell’s S4 Capital closes gap on giants Accenture and WPP

Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital motors on happily through the pandemic, reporting Q3 2020 revenue of £86.4m (up 13% on the same period of last year) and gross profit of £75.3m (up 23%.) All this without the benefit of BMW’s ...

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W+K’s Susan Hoffman on support when you most need it

We can all do with some support right now and here’s Wieden+Kennedy chair Susan Hoffman on the importance of same, for the One Club for Creativity. Reading a letter from Dan Wieden 20 or so years ago when Susan seems ...

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Page & Page’s Stephen Page picks his Desert Island Ads

Stephen Page is a co-founder of health and wellness communications agency Page & Page. Desert Island Ads What did you say the challenge was again? Three to five advertisements I like. I wonder if you know? I don’t actually like ...

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