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Havas Media Group and Teads target consumers, publishers and advertisers with new project
11-06-2021 | 12:33:09
Havas Media Group and Teads have announced the beginning of their new joint collaboration, coined ‘Project Trinity’, which will focus on the fine balance between user experience, publisher monetization and advertiser results.


Paramount+ expands its content offering
09-06-2021 | 12:24:36
Paramount+ has announced it will significantly expand its content offering this summer, starting with the exclusive premiere of the sci-fi action film “Infinite” and introduction of more than 1,000 premium movies this week.


VICE Media Group launches new direct to consumer gaming subscription service, WayPoint+
09-06-2021 | 12:17:42
VICE Media Group launched Waypoint+, a new direct to consumer subscription service delivering additional content to Waypoint’s loyal audience.


Kantar secures audience measurement contract from UK’s Broadcasters Audience Research Board
03-06-2021 | 13:55:50
Broadcasters Audience Research Board, BARB, the UK television audience measurement currency, has announced that Kantar, the global data, insights and consulting company, has won major contracts to continue to deliver audience measurement that supports the £7.5 billion UK TV industry.


VICE Media Group announces special coverage for LGBTQ Pride throughout June
01-06-2021 | 14:21:24
Across all its lines of business, including VICE News, VICE TV, VICE.com, VICE Studios, Refinery29 and i-D, VMG will feature special programming to celebrate and shine a light on equality and civil rights.


Havas Media Group appoints Mike Bregman as Chief Data Officer for North America
25-05-2021 | 14:28:38
Bregman joins HMG after other recent leadership appointments across North America with Meghan Grant, recently named Chief Strategy Officer, and Amy Ginsberg, as the Chief Investment Officer.


ViacomCBS underscores power of partnership, content and capabilities
25-05-2021 | 14:25:24
Global media and entertainment company ViacomCBS Inc. has showcased the strength of its content and capabilities with a special celebrity-casting Upfront edition of Survivor.


Boston Globe Media and Nielsen to conduct cross platform diversity and inclusion brand study
21-05-2021 | 13:24:31
The study, commissioned by BGMP and designed in partnership with Nielsen, will enable the media organization, particularly its nearly 150-year old daily newspaper, The Boston Globe, to develop a deeper understanding of its readers and potential subscribers.


Digital media landscape becoming a multiverse phenomenon, Mindshare research
19-05-2021 | 09:10:25
Streaming services are entering more niche markets. Consumers can choose to stick to mainstream platforms like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon and the breadth they offer or they can go deep in services like Screambox and Shudder.


ViacomCBS expands podcast footprint with new series
14-05-2021 | 14:35:41
This robust slate will super serve consumers across comedy, news, true crime, sports, kids, entertainment, and music, reinforcing the company’s strategy to create premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide.


VICE FAST channel premiers on Roku platform
13-05-2021 | 15:34:00
The channel will feature informative and entertaining premium series and documentaries covering culture, entertainment, food, tech, sports and news from across VICE Media Group.


MediaCom names Nancy Lengthorn as first Global Chief Inclusion and Culture Officer
12-05-2021 | 16:53:41
MediaCom has named Nancy Lengthorn, currently Head of Inclusion and Belonging across MediaCom UK and WPP, as its first-ever Global Chief Inclusion and Culture Officer.


IPG Mediabrands commits to invest five percent in black-owned media businesses
12-05-2021 | 16:45:00
IPG Mediabrands has announced that it will work to invest a minimum of 5% in Black-owned media channels in aggregate across all clients by 2023.


Private equity group Apollo acquires Verizon Media
11-05-2021 | 13:34:06
Verizon will continue to own a 10% stake in the business and the current CEO Guru Gowrappan will continue to lead it.


GroupM unveils investment strategy to grow black-owned media companies
11-05-2021 | 13:31:12
GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, has announced that it has formed the Media Inclusion Initiative, an integrated investment strategy to support and grow diverse and Black-owned media companies and creators.


VICE Media Group’s Newfront calls for end to data discrimination
07-05-2021 | 15:32:00
VICE Media Group has taken a stand to say this archaic practice is unethical and is a diminishing and shallow way of grouping human beings.


Havas Media launches platform targeting underrepresented content producers
05-05-2021 | 13:13:10
Havas Media Group has launched Meaningful Marketplaces, a new, more impactful way of investing in trusted news sources and minority-owned and operated media.


Hearst UK extends Project Body Love campaign partnership with Philips
05-05-2021 | 13:10:00
Since its initial launch in October 2020, Project Body Love has continuously proven to deliver tangible results, with research proving it has, to date, helped bolster female body confidence by a staggering 42%.


VICE Media Group Names Van Scott as Vice President of US Corporate Communications
04-05-2021 | 14:43:37
Scott, who joins from ABC News, will be responsible for leading VICE Media Group’s US communications strategy across the organization’s entire portfolio.


Verizon Media collaborates with VIZIO to advance Connected TV, omnichannel advertising
29-04-2021 | 15:52:00
The alliance will enable expanded CTV targeting, optimization, and measurement opportunities for Verizon Media’s DSP advertisers, independent of cookies.