Media

Talon Group and Buntin Out-of-Home Media partner to fuel OOH in the US

Leading out-of-home specialists Talon and Buntin Out-of-Home Media today announced a strategic partnership aimed at transforming the out-of-home (OOH) landscape. The partnership creates a new entity named Talon-Buntin led by Talon America CEO Jim Wilson. In addition to serving an ...

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Flexible car insurer Cuvva picks Hell Yeah!

Two newbies (to us), creative agency Hell Yeah! and media agency Squadron Venture Media have won another (relative) newbie, app-driven insurance company Cuvva. Cuvva, launched in 2016 by entrepreneur Freddy Macnamara, has so far gained a pretty substantial 450,000 customers. ...

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IPG posts solid Q1 and forecasts 5-6 per cent for the year

Interpublic (IPG), owner of McCann, FCB, UM and Initiative plus a newish collection of data businesses, delivered solid Q1 numbers, the first under New CEO Philippe Krakwosky. First quarter net revenue was $2.03 billion (up 2.8% on 2020) with net ...

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WPP heads ad holding pack with strong Q1 3.1 per cent revenue growth

WPP has surprised everybody, including possibly itself, by posting much better than expected revenue growth less pass-through costs (its version of organic growth) of 3.1% in Q1 2021, a sharp turnaround from negative 6.5% in Q4 2020. The rise was ...

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Talon’s Barry Cupples: developing an international footprint

How important is it to have an international footprint at a time when a global campaign can be executed at the flick of a switch from one location? “We thought long and hard about this,” says Talon Outdoor global CEO ...

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