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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 ex-Italian 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 co-opting 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...