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Pamco names Jan Gooding as chair and appoints Ipsos Mori for new measurement service

Pamco names Jan Gooding as chair and appoints Ipsos Mori for new measurement service

The newly created Publishers Audience Measurement Company, Pamco, has announced that Jan Gooding, the group brand director at insurance company Aviva, is joining as chair of the organisation.

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Maxus brings in ZenithOptimedia's Symons as head of talent

Maxus brings in ZenithOptimedia's Symons as head of talent

Maxus has appointed Rudi Symons as its first EMEA head of talent and culture.

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Most people do not know how UK newspapers are funded by advertising, reveals study

Most people do not know how UK newspapers are funded by advertising, reveals study

Consumers underestimate the contribution that advertising revenue has in funding high quality editorial, research from video advertising specialist Teads has found.

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McDonald's to launch youth YouTube channel

McDonald's to launch youth YouTube channel

McDonald's is this month unveiling a YouTube channel targeted at UK audiences in an attempt to drive more engagement with 16- to 24-year-olds.

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Rebekah Brooks returns as News UK chief executive

Rebekah Brooks returns as News UK chief executive

Rebekah Brooks is to take the reins as chief executive at News UK, which owns The Times and The Sun newspapers, from Monday.

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DCM appoints David Hipkiss as commercial and trading director

DCM appoints David Hipkiss as commercial and trading director

Digital Cinema Media (DCM) has appointed David Hipkiss, the former commercial director at Bauer Media, as its commercial and trading director.

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Aldi joins the content rush and launches YouTube channel

Aldi joins the content rush and launches YouTube channel

Discount supermarket chain Aldi has launched a new YouTube channel to broaden its social media reach.

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Carat retains £9m Department for Transport media account

Carat retains £9m Department for Transport media account

The Department for Transport has reappointed Carat as its media agency following a two-year statutory review.

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Internet advertisers urged to dig deeper to reach users

Internet advertisers urged to dig deeper to reach users

Advertisers cannot afford to think of the time Brits spend online as a "homogenous entity", it was claimed in response to a survey that said people in the UK spend just under three hours per day online.

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Terri White named as new editor of Empire magazine

Terri White named as new editor of Empire magazine

Terri White has been appointed editor-in-chief of Bauer Media's film and entertainment magazine Empire.

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The importance of our imagination in media creativity

The importance of our imagination in media creativity

We must do our damnedest not to forget our child-like view of our environment, says the innovations director at Talon Outdoor.

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Hearst's new-look Cosmopolitan UK to launch Snapchat channel

Hearst's new-look Cosmopolitan UK to launch Snapchat channel

Hearst Magazines UK is today unveiling a Cosmopolitan UK channel on Snapchat, in addition to the magazine title's global presence on the video sharing platform.

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Newsworks' print and digital campaign says 'nothing works like news works'

Newsworks' print and digital campaign says 'nothing works like news works'

Newsworks, the marketing body for national newsbrands, has launched a £3 million campaign in collaboration with six national newspaper groups to bang the drum for the medium.

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Pre-tax profits fall by 90% at UTV

Pre-tax profits fall by 90% at UTV

UTV Media has reported a fall in pre-tax profits of 90 per cent for the first half of 2015.

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The trillion dollar question: can Facebook's virtual assistant succeed where others have failed?

The trillion dollar question: can Facebook's virtual assistant succeed where others have failed?

Think of a world where Facebook knows where you are, where your next meeting is, and how long it'll take you to get there, imagines Mindshare's head of mobile.

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LeoVegas to sponsor Celebrity Juice on ITV2

LeoVegas to sponsor Celebrity Juice on ITV2

LeoVegas, the mobile casino brand, has signed up to be the new sponsor of Celebrity Juice, the primetime ITV2 celebrity comedy panel show.

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What online advertisers can expect from Google Panda 4.2

What online advertisers can expect from Google Panda 4.2

Webmasters could well notice changes in their Google rankings because of Panda, says the director of data intelligence agency, Kerboo.

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Buzzfeed appoints WPP in global ad deal

Buzzfeed appoints WPP in global ad deal

Digital news site Buzzfeed has secured its first global advertising deal with GroupM, the global media planning and buying arm of WPP.

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'Media Eyes' billboards track consumers' ages in Birmingham

'Media Eyes' billboards track consumers' ages in Birmingham

Giant "smart" outdoor screens, which track the ages of passers-by and select ads based on their profiles, have been unveiled in Birmingham.

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My Media Week: Kate Burns

My Media Week: Kate Burns

We catch up with Kate Burns, general manager, Europe at BuzzFeed, during the week the US media company announces its joint venture with Yahoo Japan.

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