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PHD’s Mike Cooper takes new top role at Omnicom Media

PHD Worldwide CEO Mike Cooper (below), a Brit, has taken a big step up at Omnicom – becoming group CEO of Omnicom Media Group, APAC and EMEA. This is presumably the reward for a stellar period at PHD in which ...

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PHD set to land HSBC in another media coup for Omnicom

Omnicom’s PHD is reported to have won HSBC’s $400m global media account, displacing long-term incumbent WPP’s Mindshare. If so it’s a new headache for acting WPP COOs Mark Read and Andrew Scott, already dealing with numerous reviews including parts of ...

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Cut-price PHD wins back Sainsbury’s media – official

Sainsbury’s has confirmed what everyone knew: viz, that it’s keeping its media account at Omnicom’s PHD which is also set to pick up Argos (which Sainsbury’s now owns) from WPP’s Mindshare. Small earthquake in the supermarket, not many dead then? ...

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All-at-sea Sainsbury’s reverses out of T&P’s m/Six into PHD

Campaign’s Gideon Spanier reckons that Sainsbury’s is reversing its decision to move its amalgamated £115m media account (Sainsbury’s and Argos) into The&Partnership’s m/Six Media and sticking with long-time incumbent PHD. The business moved to m/Six at the start of the ...

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Sainsbury’s rethinks m/SIX media win

We all thought the Sainsbury’s consolidated media account worth £115m – it now owns Argus too – had gone to The&Partnership’s m/SIX media agency with Sainsbury’s moving from Omnicom’s PHD and Argos from WPP’s Mindshare. T&P is 49 per cent ...

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Omnicom’s PHD lands £2bn Volkswagen media prize

PHD, for ages the second brand in Omnicom’s media empire to OMD, is beginning to rival its big brother with some important global wins: it’s now added £2bn Volkswagen planning and buying to Unilever’s global communications planning business that it ...

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£6bn Unilever global media for Mindshare and PHD

Unilever has concluded its seemingly interminable global media review and, which won’t surprise anyone, it’s much as you were. WPP’s Mindshare has retained the bulk of the business: US and Europe, in the latter it’s added central and eastern Europe, ...

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GSK media goes to MediaCom and PHD – so what’s new?

The great media agency wars elude us all – $20-30bn up for review it seems – but it does get a bit daft. Today Campaign reported that GSK’s $1bn, or whatever it is, had been carved up between WPP’s MediaCom ...

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