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  • Ad agency sacks employees following sexist Ford ads controversy March 28, 2013

    Mumbai: An Indian unit of advertising group WPP has sacked employees over a series of ads, including one showing women tied up in the trunk of a Ford driven by exItalian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The ads were published days after India approved a tougher new law to punish sex crimes,...
  • Forbes India: What makes Martin Sorrell angry? September 18, 2009

    The Man Martin Sorrell, 64, CEO of 7.5 billion WPP Group, a global marketing and communications Goliath made up of dozens of companies His Mission Competing with or coopting every trend, technology or competitor that could threaten his global empire His Big Bets Expand WPP aggressively through acquisitions, which started back in the late...
  • Storyboard: Has global recession affected advertising industry? December 14, 2008

    2008 has been a dreadful year for the world of business. Major economies led by the US are in a recession and while things may not be so bad in here in India, the GDP forecast for the current year has been revised down to about 7 per cent. Next...