Tag Archives: Disney

Disney global media review is welcome relief for Omnicom and Publicis

Disney has concluded its giant media review – estimated at between $2-3bn – more or less as you were, with new Omnicom entity OMG23 (Disney was formed in 1923) winning most of North America including new Fox acquisitions and Publicis ...

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BMW tops list of ‘world’s most reputable companies’

Something called the Reputation Institute, which represents ‘reputation managers,’ has produced a survey of the world’s most reputable companies based on soundings among consumers in 15 large countries. Reputation is defined by the level of ‘trust, admiration, respect and good ...

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UK’s BT blows away Disney’s ESPN in UK Premier League football bidding contest

Well here’s a turn-up, UK landline telephone operator BT (formerly the nationalised British Telecommunications) has outbid the mighty Disney-owned global sports channel ESPN for the rights to show roughly a third of live Premier League football games over the next ...

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Now WPP enters the film business (sort of) with First Movies buy

WPP’s Penn Schoen Berland has bought film research firm First Movies for an undisclosed sum. First Movies carries out test screenings for major film studios including Disney, Paramount, Sony Pictures and 20th Century Fox. These sometimes lead to changes in ...

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