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December 10, 2018 | Share this article

FWD19, which took place on 15th November, is our annual internal network event. This year we took the day to highlight and reflect upon the great year that we’ve had, and draw on plans to continue with great momentum into the year ahead. Many external industry experts, as well as our own, were there to

A Fan-tache-tic Month

December 10, 2018 | Share this article

This month we have been treated to an array of mustachioed men, as across the country people raised money for Movember. Movember is an annual event where the growing of moustaches is used to raise awareness of men’s health issues such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men’s suicide. We have had a selection of

Celebrating Highlights Of 2018

December 10, 2018 | Share this article

For the past two months, we have featured our very own art gallery in the building reception of SJS. You will have seen the recent change in artwork, with the exhibition now featuring some of the best campaigns from across the IPG Mediabrands in the past year. The end of the year is time to

Hot in 2018

December 10, 2018 | Share this article

Last week Campaign published their Hot in 2018 feature, in which two familiar faces from Initiative popped up! Jed Hallam was listed as one of the Top 10 Media Planners in 2018, with Campaign noting ‘This ex-Mindshare strategist is part of a new management team at Initiative that has been winning UK business such as

Leading The Way For Women In Marketing

December 10, 2018 | Share this article

At the beginning of this month Interpublic Group were awarded The Company Award by Women in Marketing. This award recognises best practice in sustained D&I initiatives internally, and industry-wide impact. We were called out for our OPEN D&I programme and UKbyUM research, both of which work to break down stereotypes in advertising. What an amazing

On Your Marks, Get Set, Bake!

November 6, 2018 | Share this article

Over the past couple of months we have seen and tasted some amazing feats of baking genius, as here at SJS we have hosted our very own Bake Off. With weekly themes ranging from Chocolate, Vegetable, to a Fentimans Sponsored round, we have certainly had a wide range of entries. All of the money raised

Tatty’s 30 Years

November 6, 2018 | Share this article

This month saw Phil Tattersall’s 30-year anniversary at IPG Mediabrands! Tatty began his journey with us in the 1980s, starting at McCann-Erikson’s media department as a Broadcast Buyer. His role was to “buy the best spots for Nescafe and their blend 37, only for the Gold Blend buyer to steal all my airtime.” Over the

More Than A Toilet

November 6, 2018 | Share this article

Our partner McCann have worked with their client Reckitt Benckiser, owners of toilet cleaner Harpic, to launch their ‘More than a Toilet’ Campaign. The campaign was announced on October 18th at One Young World: a summit that discusses and shares innovative solutions for the pressing issues the world faces. Harpic launched the campaign to support

Across the country, the month of October welcomed Black History Month, an annual commemoration of the history, achievements and contributions of black people in the UK. IPG Mediabrands embraced this as a part of our OPEN programme, which works to promote inclusion and diversity in the workplace; we held talks, lectures and even an art

Having a blast at DMEXCO

September 28, 2018 | Share this article

By Caitlin Pinner and Oli Flower Day One: The Technology of Storytelling: The Evolving Consumer Journey This panel spoke about how the customer journey has always been complicated. In a sense, consumer touchpoints have always been complex and random, we just have the ability to measure it better than we did before. We discovered Audio