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WPP’s Sorrell wins £13m pay and shares package

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell’s base pay last rose from £1,m to £1.3m (relatively modest by current CEO standards, as he says) but his pay and benefits package rose from £4.23m to £6.77m including a payment from WPP’s short term ...

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Production companies Tool and Mustard join forces to expand in Europe

Award-winning production company Tool of North America is joining forces with London-based production company Mustard to grow their respective businesses in European markets. The reciprocal partnership gives Tool and Mustard the capability to offer clients production support for integrated and ...

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Newly-appointed Carat opens 200-strong General Motors office in Detroit

It’s one thing to win these whopper global accounts, quite another to make them work. Last year Aegis-owned Carat won the $3bn General motors global media account, mostly from Publicis Groupe’s Starcom but also from about 50 or so agencies ...

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Aegis forecasts boom time for digital in 2012/13

And doubtless in years to come too. Aegis Group CEO Jerry Buhlmann (pictured), basking in the glow of record profits and growth numbers, has found time to peer into his crystal ball (who does he think he is? Martin Sorrell?) ...

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Interpublic and Octagon buy entertainment agency FRUKT Communications

Interpublic has bought London-based FRUKT Communications to work alongside its sports and entertainment company Octagon. FRUKT was founded in 2001 and has worked for Coca-Cola, Southern Comfort, Diesel, Nokia and Starwood Hotels among others. It specialises in creating entertainment ideas ...

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