'Irresponsible' Walking Dead ad rapped by ASA

'Irresponsible' Walking Dead ad rapped by ASA

An online ad promoting 'The Walking Dead' has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for showing graphic violence on a website used by children.

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WPP lines up Roberto Quarta as chairman

WPP lines up Roberto Quarta as chairman

WPP has appointed Roberto Quarta to succeed chairman Philip Lader and to join the board as non-executive director.

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'Irresponsible' Walking Dead ad rapped by ASA

'Irresponsible' Walking Dead ad rapped by ASA

An online ad promoting 'The Walking Dead' has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for showing graphic violence on a website used by children.

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Managing director Jane Macken leaves Haymarket after 26 years

Managing director Jane Macken leaves Haymarket after 26 years

Jane Macken, managing director of Haymarket Business Media, home to Campaign, Marketing and PR Week, is leaving the publishing group after 26 years in the company.

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Karen Stacey to replace Simon Rees at DCM

Karen Stacey to replace Simon Rees at DCM

Simon Rees is stepping down as chief executive of the Digital Cinema Media (DCM) at the end of January, to be replaced by interim leader Karen Stacey.

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Laura Jordan Bambach's creative pick of 2014: Brothers In Arms
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Auto Trader to launch £6.5 million TV ad on Boxing Day

Auto Trader to launch £6.5 million TV ad on Boxing Day

Auto Trader, the marketplace for new and used cars, is launching a £6.5 million TV campaign on Boxing Day, drawing on the different ways people look for their perfect car.

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Google launches 2014 Zeitgeist video

Google launches 2014 Zeitgeist video

Robin Williams, the comic actor who took his own life in August, was the most popular Google search in 2014, according to data released by the search engine.

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Johnston Press hires creative and sales directors

Johnston Press hires creative and sales directors

Johnston Press has appointed Andrew Cunning, the creative director at Harper Collins Publishers, as chief creative officer and hired Liam Reynolds to lead its national ad sales.

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Citizen takes over Bullring for multimedia Christmas campaign

Citizen takes over Bullring for multimedia Christmas campaign

Citizen, the watch brand, has taken over the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham, making use of the centre's large digital screen, giant atrium banner and free Wi-Fi mobile homepage.

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News UK appoints Omnicom's Chris Amor as trading director

News UK appoints Omnicom's Chris Amor as trading director

News UK Commercial has hired Omnicom Media Group's Chris Amor to replace Matt Shreeve as the publishing group's trading director.

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Commercial opportunity as TV meets human need for bonding

Commercial opportunity as TV meets human need for bonding

Television content meets a fundamental human need for group and familial bonding like no other media, and advertisers benefit from the strong engagement, according to new research.

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Sharon White confirmed as Ofcom chief

Sharon White confirmed as Ofcom chief

Sharon White, the second permanent secretary at HM Treasury, will be the next chief executive of the broadcasting regulator Ofcom, replacing Ed Richards.

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Carat hires Sally Silver as head of govt media team

Carat hires Sally Silver as head of govt media team

Carat has appointed Sally Silver, M4C's head of digital, to head up its government media team following the account's move into the Dentsu Aegis Network.

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Leo Burnett's Justin Tindall's creative pick of 2014: #LidlSurprises
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