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German, Swiss media groups combine Hungary activities
German, Swiss media groups combine Hungary activities

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

SWITZERLAND

D&AD Awards: The nominations
D&AD Awards: The nominations

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: What's all the Buzz about?
Festival of Media: What's all the Buzz about?

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global 2013: THE BRAVES Awards
Festival of Media Global 2013: THE BRAVES Awards

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global: First agency judges announced
Festival of Media Global: First agency judges announced

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global: Agency Jeopardy is back
Festival of Media Global: Agency Jeopardy is back

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global: Early bird deadline today!
Festival of Media Global: Early bird deadline today!

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: Theme announced - from content to commerce
Festival of Media: Theme announced - from content to commerce

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

SWITZERLAND

Midas Awards 2012 Winners: King James Cape Town wins Grand Midas for Santam Insurance
Midas Awards 2012 Winners: King James Cape Town wins Grand Midas for Santam Insurance

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

SWITZERLAND

European women drive most engagement: Online retail, community websites
European women drive most engagement: Online retail, community websites

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

SWITZERLAND

MediaCom is Festival of Media's Global Network of the Year 2012
MediaCom is Festival of Media's Global Network of the Year 2012

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

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Festival of Media second-day highlights
Festival of Media second-day highlights

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media first-day highlights
Festival of Media first-day highlights

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media announces Global Awards shortlist
Festival of Media announces Global Awards shortlist

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The organizers of the event have announced the shortlist for The Festival of Media Global Awards 2012.

16 Mar 2012 06:51

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global 2012 - agenda
Festival of Media Global 2012 - agenda

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Join the festival's speakers to discuss the agenda theme.

1 Mar 2012 09:24

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media 2012: SA represented in judging panel
Festival of Media 2012: SA represented in judging panel

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

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Europe's internet users strong newspaper site visitors
Europe's internet users strong newspaper site visitors

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

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Festival of Media Global Awards 2012 announces jury chair
Festival of Media Global Awards 2012 announces jury chair

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global Awards 2012 dates and categories
Festival of Media Global Awards 2012 dates and categories

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

SWITZERLAND

Newspaper sites across Europe demonstrate growth in the past year
Newspaper sites across Europe demonstrate growth in the past year

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

SWITZERLAND

Global adspend up 8.8% in Q1 2011: Advertisers push TV spend
Global adspend up 8.8% in Q1 2011: Advertisers push TV spend

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

SWITZERLAND

Overview of European Internet usage for May 2011
Overview of European Internet usage for May 2011

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

SWITZERLAND

FIFA U-20 World Cup media accreditation closes today

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

SWITZERLAND

Starcom MediaVest Group wins at the Festival of Media
Starcom MediaVest Group wins at the Festival of Media

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: Improve your digital marketing expertise
Festival of Media: Improve your digital marketing expertise

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

SWITZERLAND

Global advertising rebounded 10.6% in 2010
Global advertising rebounded 10.6% in 2010

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

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: Learn the true value of 'like'
Festival of Media: Learn the true value of 'like'

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The final speakers have been confirmed for the fifth Festival of Media Global in Montreux.

5 Apr 2011 07:48

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Awards 2011 shortlist announced
Festival of Media Awards 2011 shortlist announced

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

SWITZERLAND

Media magic in Montreux
Media magic in Montreux

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

SWITZERLAND

Blu-ray sales up in Western Europe and Japan
Blu-ray sales up in Western Europe and Japan

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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