Steve Barrett

Jan 11, 2021

Stunning demonstration of white privilege desecrates...

The heinous mob attacks on the US Capitol building on Wednesday finally provided a wake-up call to those who have enabled a poisonous level of social discourse over the past four years.

Jan 4, 2021

PR pioneer Howard Rubenstein dead at 88

Rubenstein was synonymous with high-profile names including New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, Michael Bloomberg, Rupert Murdoch, Abe Beame, Mario Cuomo and Fred and Donald Trump.

Oct 29, 2020

WPP fends off Publicis to retain $600 million ...

The integrated account encompasses PR, advertising and marketing and runs until 2022, with an option to extend until 2024.

Oct 28, 2020

Interpublic Group rebrands CMG division as IPG DXTRA

The 28-agency, 7,000-person offering including Weber Shandwick, Golin, Octagon, Jack Morton and FutureBrand will operate as a global collective led by CEO Andy Polansky.

Jul 24, 2018

Lenovo seeks agency support for seven-figure China ...

The winning firm will help the Chinese multinational tech giant overcome recent reputational challenges.

Feb 1, 2017

Ogilvy to discard sub-brands

CEO John Seifert says US will immediately adopt a single P&L, with other countries to follow.