Clear Channel creates new global role

Anthony Xydis has been appointed to the newly created role of brand director at Clear Channel International. Based in Zurich, Xydis will report to international marketing director, Pru Parkinson and… - - 24/03/2010

Bertelsmann breaks with tradition and posts a loss

European media company Bertelsmann has posted a loss for the first time in three decades. The company, which is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year, was another victim of a decline in ad revenue in… - - 24/03/2010

Buhlmann promoted on back of solid 2009 perfomance

Aegis Media chief executive Jerry Buhlmann has been named CEO of Aegis Group, as the Group reports an 8.7% drop in revenues for 2009. Reported revenue was £1.3bn ($2bn), while operating profit for the… - - 18/03/2010

FOMA Media Professional shortlist announced

The shortlisted nominees for the new Festival of Media Award for the Media Professional of the Year have been announced. Antonio Lucio of Visa, Babs Rangaiah of Unilever, Joseph M Bihlmier of… - - 18/03/2010

Publicis board waives annual bonuses

Publicis Groupe’s board of directors, including chief executive Maurice Levy, has decided to waiver its right to annual bonuses for 2009. The move has been made as a sign of solidarity with the company’s… - - 17/03/2010

Forbes Media makes senior appointments

Forbes Media is strengthening its offering with key promotions in the digital and print side of its business. Meredith Levien will take on the new role of senior vice president, group publisher, Forbes Media and… - - 17/03/2010

Kinetic appoints CEO

Kinetic Worldwide has promoted Steve Ridley to global chief executive. Ridley was named chief operations officer at the out-of-home agency a year ago and in his new role will replace Eric Newnham… - - 17/03/2010

Yahoo! se queda sin vicepresidenta

Joanne Bradford, hasta ahora vicepresidenta de Desarrollo de Mercado para Estados Unidos de Yahoo!, abandona el gigante de internet para convertirse en la nueva directora de Finanzas de Demand Media… - - 16/03/2010

Lagardère suffers profit slump

French media group Lagardère is predicting a 10% fall in operating profits over the coming year after posting disappointing full-year results for 2009. The company, which owns Elle and Paris Match… - - 12/03/2010

Eric Bader nombrado Chief Strategy Officer de Initiative

La agencia internacional Initiative ha elegido para el cargo de chief strategy officer a Eric Bader. Bader es cofundador de la agencia de marketing móvil Brand in Hand, a la que pertenecen clientes como… - - 11/03/2010