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DMG Media to launch cross-platform ad team

DMG Media to launch cross-platform ad team

DMG Media, which owns the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday and Mail Online, is setting up a new ad team for brands that want to advertise across the platforms.

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David bends it like Beckham in pool-shark H&M campaign

David bends it like Beckham in pool-shark H&M campaign

David Beckham plays a pool hustler in a short film promoting H&M's Modern Essentials spring 2015 collection.

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MP Jo Swinson 'furious' at the way the media covers pregnant women

MP Jo Swinson 'furious' at the way the media covers pregnant women

The minister for women and equalities, Jo Swinson, said at an Omnicom event yesterday that the way the media portrays pregnant women makes her "furious".

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Abba Newbery: Don't be afraid to ask for that pay rise

Abba Newbery: Don't be afraid to ask for that pay rise

Abba Newbery, the director of strategy at News UK Commercial, explains that to succeed in media people need to "take responsibility for making your own opportunities".

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Frampton and Stephens respond to Magnus Djaba

Frampton and Stephens respond to Magnus Djaba

When Magnus Djaba, the chief executive of Saatchi & Saatchi Fallon UK Group, bemoaned the lack of direct exposure media agencies now have to the creative product or, more importantly, the people who deliver the ideas, he divided opinion. Here, two respected media leaders, Andrew Stephens and Paul Frampton, offer their thoughts.

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Bullish ITV expects 'different shape' to growth in 2015

Bullish ITV expects 'different shape' to growth in 2015

ITV has enjoyed a strong start to 2015, with net advertising revenues expected to be up 11 per cent for the first quarter, its chief executive, Adam Crozier, has revealed.

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MWC 2015: Smartphones 'have ceased to be exciting'

MWC 2015: Smartphones 'have ceased to be exciting'

Mark Holden, the head of futures at Arena, explains why the industry is entering a post-mobile phase.

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Google takes over Silicon Roundabout

Google takes over Silicon Roundabout

Google has launched a digital outdoor campaign at Silicon Roundabout in Old Street, London, featuring practical information for locals.

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Vax in seven-figure C4 sponsorship deal

Vax in seven-figure C4 sponsorship deal

Vax, the floor care brand, has signed a seven-figure sponsorship deal with Channel 4, for which it has created idents starring Miranda Hart.

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AOP study confirms native ads have the power to connect

AOP study confirms native ads have the power to connect

Nearly two-thirds (59%) of consumers find native advertising interesting and informative, and a third are more likely to trust it than traditional advertising, according to a new report.

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ITV pre-tax profit climbs 40% to £605m in 2014

ITV pre-tax profit climbs 40% to £605m in 2014

ITV has reported a pre-tax profit of £605 million, up 39.1 per cent year on year, after revenue increased by 8 per cent.

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Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

Letter from Barcelona: 'The Experience Economy' at Mobile World Congress

The chief digital officer, APAC, for McCann Worldgroup walks the show floor and sees the future of connected brands

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Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev gets a close shave from Elton John for Comic Relief

Evgeny Lebedev, owner of the Evening Standard, the Independent and London Live, has had his beard and eyebrows shaved by Sir Elton John for Comic Relief.

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Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV launches 'magic ads'

Now TV, the online TV streaming service by Sky, has created "magic ads" to show off its new branding and push the services it provides.

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SunLife sponsors ITV's Big Star's Little Star

SunLife sponsors ITV's Big Star's Little Star

SunLife, the financial services company, is to sponsor 'Big Star's Little Star', the ITV entertainment show.

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William Eccleshare to return to the UK as chief of Clear Channel International

William Eccleshare to return to the UK as chief of Clear Channel International

William Eccleshare, the chief executive of Clear Channel Outdoor, is returning to the UK to take the role of chairman and chief executive officer of Clear Channel International.

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Tony Hall paves way for a more personalised 'MyBBC revolution'

Tony Hall paves way for a more personalised 'MyBBC revolution'

Tony Hall, the director general of the BBC, has set out his vision for a more personalised BBC in the digital era, which he says would let the "audience become schedulers" and has dubbed the "myBBC revolution".

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Rapp Media strengthens senior team with staff changes

Rapp Media strengthens senior team with staff changes

Rapp Media has promoted business director Paul Holman and has made a series of appointments to strengthen its senior team.

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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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