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PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden reflects 25 years on

PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden reflects 25 years on

Who knew that a global phenomenon could be spawned from such humble beginnings? PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden takes a trip down memory lane.

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#MediaWeek30 set for bumper issue and party on 29 April

#MediaWeek30 set for bumper issue and party on 29 April

Media Week's 30th celebrations are taking shape, offering the chance for the UK's vibrant commercial media businesses to get involved.

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Noel Penzer leaves AOL UK for Time Out Group

Noel Penzer leaves AOL UK for Time Out Group

Noel Penzer, the managing director of AOL UK, is leaving the digital company to take up the new role of managing director of Time Out Europe.

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NRS Padd: OK! Magazine, Tesco and What's on TV enjoy readership sector highs

NRS Padd: OK! Magazine, Tesco and What's on TV enjoy readership sector highs

OK! Magazine, Tesco Magazine and What's on TV all enjoyed sector leading readerships in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to this week's National Readership Survey (NRS) figures for magazines.

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Capital One Cup Final in Twitter Amplify campaign

Capital One Cup Final in Twitter Amplify campaign

Capital One is going to provide football fans with live replays during and after its cup final on Sunday as part of a Twitter Amplify campaign.

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TV viewing declined 4.5% in 2014

TV viewing declined 4.5% in 2014

Total TV viewing declined by 4.5 per cent in 2014, as heavy viewers watched less telly, and viewing on computers and mobile devices failed to compensate for the decline on the main set.

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Campaign Viral Chart: Adidas takes top spot

Campaign Viral Chart: Adidas takes top spot

The Adidas ad encouraging people to do their best to win at their sport has reached the top of the chart.

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PHD retains Sainsbury's £60m media business

PHD retains Sainsbury's £60m media business

Omnicom's PHD has retained Sainsbury's £60 million media planning and buying business after a competitive pitch against Group M agencies Maxus and MediaCom, and Publicis Groupe's ZenithOptimedia.

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Mazda backs ad-funded documentary on Sky 2 with Richard Parks

Mazda backs ad-funded documentary on Sky 2 with Richard Parks

Mazda, the car manufacturer, has funded a documentary about an eight-hour endurance race run by Mission Motorsport, the wounded veterans' charity.

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OMD launches Newsroom

OMD launches Newsroom

OMD UK has launched the Newsroom, a real-time insights and ideas team, as part of a series of initiatives.

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Carat UK and Carat Global join forces in London

Carat UK and Carat Global join forces in London

Carat is merging its Carat UK and Carat Global Management businesses to form one UK hub.

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BBC urged to axe licence fee

BBC urged to axe licence fee

Broadcasting levy proposed by MPs would benefit commercial media companies.

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PHD celebrates 25th anniversary with yearbook microsite

PHD celebrates 25th anniversary with yearbook microsite

PHD is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a "25 yearbook" microsite featuring people who have worked at or with the agency.

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The end of cold calling?

The end of cold calling?

The Direct Marketing Association has welcomed Government changes to the law today that promise to clampdown on cold callers and telesales.

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NRS Padd: Mail titles most read newsbrands

NRS Padd: Mail titles most read newsbrands

The Daily Mail & General Trust newsbrands Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday and Mail Online are collectively the most read stable of titles in the UK, according to the National Readership Survey (NRS) figures today.

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Winter football World Cup could boost UK broadcasters' revenues by £12m

Winter football World Cup could boost UK broadcasters' revenues by £12m

A football World Cup taking place during winter could add £12 million to UK broadcasters' revenues, according to ZenithOptimedia.

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My Media Week: Simon Poole

My Media Week: Simon Poole

This week, Simon Poole, recently appointed trading director at Channel 5, fends off questions about the Football League rights following the channel's reported win.

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Outdoor Media Centre appoints Alan Brydon as chief executive

Outdoor Media Centre appoints Alan Brydon as chief executive

The Outdoor Media Centre (OMC), the industry body for the out-of-home (OOH) media sector, has appointed Alan Brydon, head of investment at Havas Media Group UK, as its chief executive.

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Gogglebox's Stephen and Chris launch EE TV

Gogglebox's Stephen and Chris launch EE TV

EE has launched an ad featuring Kevin Bacon and two Gogglebox stars to promote its new TV service.

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Newspaper ABCs: January 2015 at a glance

Newspaper ABCs: January 2015 at a glance

MailOnline breaks the 200 million barrier for monthly unique browsers, the Guardian passes 120 million, Mirror sets personal best of 84 million and Independent reaches 52 million in January 2015 figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulations.

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