BUDAPEST, HUNGARY: Swiss media group Ringier and Germany's Axel Springer said on Thursday they are combining their operations in Hungary but selling a number of titles including the country's biggest broadsheet daily Nepszabadsag.
29 Jan 2014 09:01
LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.
22 Apr 2013 11:05
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: In an exclusive interview BuzzFeed's president and COO, Jon Steinberg sits down with the Host and CEO of The Valley Girl Show, Jesse Draper.
5 Apr 2013 09:14
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Have you entered yet? This is your chance to shine and promote your best work as part of the prestigious Festival of Media Global Awards.
27 Feb 2013 08:15
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: We are delighted to announce the first judges from media agencies have been confirmed for The Festival of Media Global Awards 2013.
15 Feb 2013 12:56
MONTREUX, SWTIZERLAND: Agency Jeopardy is back! The event organisers have unveiled the first five sessions that will shape The Festival of Media Global 2013 conference agenda. Last year's Agency Jeopardy session included debate with Jack Klues, Mainardo de Nardis and Stephen Allan - with Steve King winning the prize! In 2013, questions will be set exclusively by the World Federation of Advertisers.
26 Jan 2013 12:44
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global Awards are a recognised gold-standard for the global media industry and are open to everyone involved in advertising. They are designed to allow you to showcase the innovative and creative campaigns you master-minded in 2012.
11 Jan 2013 08:49
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: In about five years' time, the amount of money spent online in the developed world will surpass expenditure in physical locations. These bricks and mortar retail transactions are being assisted by recommendation engines, content experiences and social comment.
24 Dec 2012 08:48
NEW YORK, US: The Midas Awards, for the World's Best Financial Advertising, announced the award winners for the 2012 competition. This year's Midas Grand Jury awarded one Grand Midas, 26 Gold Ingots, 46 Silver Ingots, and 63 Finalists. The 2012 Midas Awards competition received entries from 28 countries and is reputed to be the only international competition that recognises excellence in financial services communications on a global scale.
21 Dec 2012 08:23
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an overview of internet usage in Europe, showing that 395.7 million Europeans went online in May 2012 for an average of 27.6 hours each.
6 Jul 2012 12:38
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: MediaCom has been named Network of The Year at the 2012 Global Festival of Media Awards. The agency took the title after winning five awards and being highly commended for four other campaigns. MediaCom's work for Norway's Anti-Racism Centre was also named Campaign of the Year.
19 Apr 2012 07:45
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Pepsico CMO Salman Amin opened Day 2 of the Festival of Media and urged agencies not to bring him any media plans but to bring him "amazing stories, insights and ideas."
18 Apr 2012 10:13
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Speakers from Barclays, Amazon, Kellogg's and SCA took to the stage on Day One at the Festival of Media 2012 to address around 700 delegates in Montreux, Switzerland.
17 Apr 2012 09:57
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The organizers of the event have announced the shortlist for The Festival of Media Global Awards 2012.
16 Mar 2012 06:51
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Join the festival's speakers to discuss the agenda theme.
1 Mar 2012 09:24
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Newly confirmed members of the judging panel include South Africa's Chris Botha (The MediaShop), Jakob Kalkar (Carlsberg), Gerhard Louw (Deutsche Telekom), Melanie Varley (MEC), Frederic Joseph (ZenithOptimedia), Nick Vale (Maxus), Nikolas Badminton (DDB Canada) and Vishnu Mohan (MPG). More judges will be announced soon.
1 Feb 2012 12:06
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing that 379.4 million Europeans went online in November 2011 for an average of 27.8 hours per person.
25 Jan 2012 10:02
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Michael Donnelly, group director, worldwide interactive marketing, The Coca-Cola Company has been confirmed as the chair of the jury for The Festival of Media Global Awards 2012.
18 Jan 2012 11:10
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global Awards, now in their 4th year, is searching for those campaigns that celebrate the very best in media thinking from around the world and has announced the categories for the 2012 awards.
28 Nov 2011 08:36
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 368.6 million unique visitors went online in June 2011 for an average of 26.1 hours per person.
19 Aug 2011 13:05
NEW YORK, US: Global advertising rose 8.8% year-on-year in Q1 to total US$118 billion* based on published rate cards, as advertisers spent more on television and continued to invest in booming consumer Asian and Latin American markets.
11 Jul 2011 12:07
LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 366.9 million unique visitors went online in May 2011 for an average of 26.8 hours per person.
8 Jul 2011 11:02
ZURICH, SWITZERLAND: FIFA is reminding media representatives wishing to cover the FIFA U-20 World Cup that the media accreditation process via the FIFA Media Channel will close on Wednesday, 15 June.
15 Jun 2011 08:51
MONTREAUX: The Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) received the Network of the Year award at the Festival of Media Awards held in Switzerland last week.
17 May 2011 11:51
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Delegates to The Festival of Media Global now have an extra opportunity to brush up on their digital marketing expertise.
21 Apr 2011 08:20
LONDON, UK: The global advertising industry climbed out of recession last year and posted a 10.6% year-on-year increase to US$503 billion* based on published rate cards from the Global AdView Pulse, a new report released by The Nielsen Company.
11 Apr 2011 10:35
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The final speakers have been confirmed for the fifth Festival of Media Global in Montreux.
5 Apr 2011 07:48
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: OMD and Starcom lead the agency networks in the shortlist for the Festival of Media Awards 2011. Ogilvy Johannesburg has been shortlisted for its South Africa Tourism campaign.
14 Mar 2011 12:27
MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global 2011 has announced its agenda. In a radical move away from the format of previous festivals, the sessions will all form part of a single stream conference agenda, designed to be more brand centric and future focused.
10 Mar 2011 11:42
NEW YORK, US: media control GfK International, a leader in international media and entertainment tracking servicing the global entertainment industry, has announced the release of its 2010 Year End Home Video Retail Sales Report.
28 Feb 2011 06:04
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