Tag Archives: S4Capital

Sorrell in hot water over altercation with WPP’s Prior

Did he or didn’t he? S4Capital’s Sir Martin Sorrell clearly had a vigorous exchange of views with Jim Prior (below), boss of his old company WPP’s Superunion brand consultancy, at the recent Web Summit in Lisbon (Sorrell had promoted Prior ...

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Sorrell reveals more fruits of his $1bn S4C labours

Sir Martin Sorrell says his S4Capital has morphed into a pumpkin from a peanut (maybe biology’s not his thing) as it reports organic growth of over 40 per cent this year in a third quarter trading update. He says: “Our ...

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Sorrell’s MightyHive media operation adds to analytics offer and moves into Korea with two more “mergers”

Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4Capital has bought two “analytics” companies to merge with its digital media operation MightyHive: ConversionWorks, a digital analytics, biddable media and data science company in London, and Datalicious Korea, a South Korea-based data and analytics consultancy. ConversionWorks ...

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S4’s Sorrell says: watch out ad holding companies

Advertising Week in New York is proving surprisingly interesting – Burger King’s lively CMO on his radical approach to advertising, Arthur Sadoun forced to admit that Publicis’ purchase of data firm Epsilon was “expensive but necessary” – and S4Capital’s Sir ...

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Sir Martin Sorrell: agencies can no longer access consumers

It seems a while since Sir Martin Sorrell did the rounds of the TV studios as in his WPP days but here’s the boss of S4Capital and MediaMonks regaling the viewers of CNBC with his views about the way companies ...

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S4Capital grows billings and revenue – but needs a big deal to close on marcoms rivals

Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4Capital, comprising mainly Media Monks and programmatic media company MightyHive, has revealed its six-month results with billings up 44.4 per cent (38.7 per cent in constant currencies) to £184m, revenue of £88m (about the same) but operating ...

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