IPG Mediabrands

We’ve Got 2 in the Top 30!

July 19, 2018 | Share this article

We are extremely excited to announce that our very own Rob Bellamy from UM and Caroline Manning in Initiative have made it onto Media Week’s 30 Under 30 list! This is a fantastic achievement, as this list showcases the next generation of media talent and was open to anyone who working in commercial media in

Agencies Come Together for One SJS Day

July 19, 2018 | Share this article

For the third year running, all UK IPG Mediabrands agencies here at 42 St John’s Square took a day out to present to each other the latest developments, news and initiatives from each agency group, in the name of collaboration and integration. With so many changes in the past 12 months, it was refreshing to

IPG Mediabrands Golf Day 2018 Tees Off!

July 19, 2018 | Share this article

IPG Mediabrands Golf Day entered its fifth year and took place on a stunningly sunny day at Hadley Wood Golf Club in north London. The course was in amazing condition and there were a variety of excellent prizes generously provided by Orion up for grabs. The 70-person field was made up of a combination of

Our EMEA Retail Forum proved hugely popular with an impressive 49 clients joining us for breakfast at the beautiful Jerwood Hall on Thursday 7th June, as well as 5 of our media partners and 100 work colleagues from across the UK and the rest of Europe. The morning demonstrated how the retail experience has evolved

IPG Mediabrands Heads to Cannes 2018

July 19, 2018 | Share this article

The Cannes Chronicles 2018 by Shara Brown in UM The week in Cannes included an itinerary packed with talks and networking breakfasts at the IPG Mediabrands villa along the promenade. The main talks that stood out throughout the week were focused around the hot topic of diversity in the industry, which many of the sessions at

The streets of London were turned into the biggest of parties when Pride in London had its annual parade this month. The annual event is not just members of the LGBTQ+ community flying the rainbow flag, with more companies than ever are supporting the fight for equality. LGBTQ+ Pride now has more than 50 official

The Pitch Academy is a New Business Training & Development training event for Agency and SBU leaders. This training builds on a highly successful new business year in 2017 and will ensure that we are continuing to improve our pitch performance and benefiting from best practice.   The first Pitch Academy took place in February

Award Nominations Across The Network

March 20, 2018 | Share this article

It’s time to celebrate because we’ve had a brilliant start to the year, with a large number of award nominations and a couple of award wins across the Campaign Media Awards, Performance Marketing Awards, Drum Search Awards and TTD Bid Factor Awards. Initiative has been shortlisted for three Campaign Media Awards in categories – Best Media and Entertainment,

International Women’s Day at MBUK

March 20, 2018 | Share this article

On March 8th, we celebrated International Women’s Day, the worldwide event celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women, whilst also calling for gender equality. We were delighted to partake in a number of initiatives throughout the day to show our support.   #PRESSFORPROGESS   As soon as they walked into our reception,

Cannes Young Lions Agency Winners

March 20, 2018 | Share this article

The Mediabrands Young Lions training concluded last week with five teams presenting their ideas to our client partner, The Midlands Air Ambulance Charity. It was a tough brief with the objective to convince schools to adopt a learning program called “Sky Champs”. Every team came at the problem with a unique perspective and provided a