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Is market intelligence firm MiQ in Sorrell’s sights?

S4C founder and boss Sir Martin Sorrell says he wants to add media analytics and data to the content business he’s already acquired by buying MediaMonks and one name appearing in the frame – which would seem to cover both ...

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Martin’s in the money already as S4C ratches up £38m gain

Bob Willott of Marketing Services Financial Intelligence (who knows about these things) reckons Sir Martin Sorrell (below) and his co-investors have made a £38m paper profit on his new venture S4 Capital which reversed into a company called Derriston and ...

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Sorrell’s MediaMonks debuts for Apple’s FileMaker

Sir Martin Sorrell’s new S4C business empire hinges on creative production agency MediaMonks, hailed as a way for clients to skip creative agencies by cutting to the quick quicker. It’s signed up Apple subsidiary FileMaker so that’s a pretty good ...

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New-style WPP cuts links with Sorrell era by abandoning Farm Street HQ

WPP is decisively cutting links with the Sir Martin Sorrell era by leaving its 27 Farm Street, Mayfair, London HQ and moving staff initially into Ogilvy and media agency Wavemaker’s new building on London’s Southbank, with its nice view of ...

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Ex-Ogilvy exec Martin Verdult to head Sorrell’s new MediaMonks in London

Sir Martin Sorrell’s new company MediaMonks has a new London boss London in Martin Verdult (below), formerly a managing partner at WPP’s Ogilvy Shanghai. Verdult was chosen by Dutch-based MediaMonks before S4C bought it for €300m. MediaMonks, a production company, ...

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