Sol Trujillo helped pull trigger on global ad guru Martin Sorrell An Aussie connection may have played a key role in Martin Sorrell's departure from global media agency, WPP. Brisbane Times on April 16, 2018 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
WPP Aunz Ltd trades flat as historic CEO resigns on allegations of misconduct Sir Martin Sorrell resigns after 30 years at the helm of WPP plc – the majority shareholder of WPP Aunz Ltd (ASX:WPP). Motley Fool on April 16, 2018
WPP names Mark Read as new CEO
WPP has appointed Mark Read as its new chief executive, taking over from founder Martin Sorrell who stepped down in April. Thuy Ong reports.
Rumble - 3 weeks ago 01:20
Sorrell's shopping spree pays off
WPP seems to be riding the storm which has hit much of the advertising market. Like-for-like sales growth in 2012 was up slightly, ahead of expectations, and the group's share price has been rising...
Financial Times - 3 weeks ago 03:02
Mark Read Poised To Take Top Job At Ad Giant WPP
According to a report by Reuters, Mark Read is poised to take the top job at ad giant WPP, facing the task of reshaping following the departure of high-profile ad-boss Martin Sorrell. The 51 year-old..
Wochit - 3 weeks ago 00:45
Mark Read Tapped as new WPP CEO, reports
Longtime WPP executive Mark Read, who has been serving as interim co-COO in the aftermath of the departure of the April Martin Sorrell, has been selected as the new CEO of WPP, according to media..
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Martin Sorrell quits as head of WPP after misconduct allegations Martin Sorrell, who built WPP into the world's biggest advertising agency, has quit after an allegation of personal misconduct. Brisbane Times on April 15, 2018 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Steedman returns to WPP fold Martin Sorrell has persuaded veteran media buyer John Steedman to chair WPP’s merged operations with STW. The Australian on April 17, 2016 STW and WPP merger approved by shareholders STW Communications shareholders have overwhelmingly voted in favour of a merger with the Australian arm of Martin Sorrell's WPP. Brisbane Times on April 4, 2016 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Adman’s pay hits $132 million Founder of WPP Martin Sorrell was awarded one of the largest pay cheques in British corporate history last night. The Australian on March 16, 2016
Optimism misplaced: Martin Sorrell Client behaviour does not reflect the optimism being felt in the advertising industry, says the boss of WPP in London. The Australian on March 6, 2016
UK adman seals STW merger Martin Sorrell has sent a major statement of intent to Australia with a $500m merger of ad giant WPP with ASX-listed STW. The Australian on December 14, 2015 STW Communications to merge with WPP Australia and New Zealand The long-awaited merger between the local arm Martin Sorrell's WPP and STW Communications will go ahead with WPP taking a 61 per cent stake. Brisbane Times on December 13, 2015 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
McDonald's CMO Mark Lollback named new GroupM Australia boss Martin Sorrell's WPP-owned GroupM has named McDonald's chief marketing officer Mark Lollback its new chief executive for Australian and New Zealand. Brisbane Times on December 11, 2015 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Martin Sorrell's WPP circles STW Listed advertising and marketing services firm STW Communications has gone into a trading halt amid speculation of a takeover by Sir Martin Sorrell's WPP. Brisbane Times on December 11, 2015 Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age