IPG Mediabrands

Pitch Academy

July 17, 2019 | Share this article

This month saw the successful delivery of Pitch Academy 2019. We are really pleased to have gathered 49 senior talents from 31 markets in the EMEA region for 2 days of intense training on new business best practice. Training was led by 7 regional heads from across our business and a consultant who had both

Bursting with Pride

July 17, 2019 | Share this article

This month we celebrated Pride here at SJS! It was a colourful, informative and inspiring week. This year we formed our own LGBTQ+ Network here at Mediabrands, as our Open culture continues to evolve and we place diversity and inclusion at the top of our agenda as a business. The network were at the helm

Celebrating Our Long-Serving Employees

June 5, 2019 | Share this article

Over the past couple of months we have seen some real landmarks in the Mediabrands family! Five people from across the business have celebrated a big anniversary – check out some of our longest serving employees below:   Gary Birtles – 30 Years Gary Birtles serves as Global General Manager for IPG Mediabrands’ Data &

Mental Health Awareness Week

May 22, 2019 | Share this article

This month we participated in Mental Health Awareness Week, our structure following the five ways to wellbeing: Connect, Be Mindful, Keep Learning, Give to Others and Be Active. Here in London we hosted a variety of events; opening with Tea & Talk on the Monday, plus a very impressive Bake Off! Our four prestigious judges

On the 8th March, International Women’s Day was celebrated across the globe – here at Mediabrands we chose to continue these celebrations throughout the month. The morning of the 8th we were greeted by a spectrum of purple in reception, with our exhibition now featuring various popular advertising campaigns that have challenged gender stereotypes, and

Sofie’s Flite Mobility Blog

February 18, 2019 | Share this article

Sofie Haraké works for IPG Mediabrands Stockholm, and has spent 3 months working in the London office. From snowy Stockholm I arrived in early February to London. The plane was delayed for a few hours from Arlanda airport, so it was already late in the evening when I jumped into a taxi and said; “Farringdon

IAB Open to All at IPG Mediabrands

February 18, 2019 | Share this article

Every month IAB host a variety of seminars, training courses, workshops and talks, which, as members, we can attend. Everyone at Mediabrands can create a login to the site here and sign up to any event they are interested in.   Here are some of the upcoming events:   19th February = Roundtable: Agencies 20th

Sharing Skills With Those In Need

February 18, 2019 | Share this article

This month’s Lunch & Learn saw a visit from our partners Media Trust. Media Trust bridges the gap between the media and creative industries and broader society to give charities, under-represented communities and young people a stronger voice. Most charities in the UK raise less than £1million a year and 80% have an annual communications

It’s Time to Talk

February 18, 2019 | Share this article

Last Thursday IPG Mediabrands took part in Time to Talk Day. Run by the organisation Time to Change, it is a nationwide project designed to encourage people to have a conversation about mental health. Mental health problems affect one in four of us, yet people are still afraid to talk about it. At present, it

Vanessa’s Flite Mobility Blog

February 18, 2019 | Share this article

Vanessa Gross works for IPG Mediabrands Frankfurt, and has spent 3 months working in the London office. Today marks exactly four weeks that I’ve been living in London. I’ve heard people say that time flies while you’re living here, and yep – those people are absolutely right. These past four weeks have felt more like