After a six-month sabbatical, the former Starcom Mediavest CEO has announced her intention to step down at the end of the year.
Laura Desmond, chief revenue officer at Publicis Groupe, is to take a six-month sabbatical because of a family health issue.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Publicis veteran John Sheehy took on the role of Starcom MediaVest Group’s president of global operations in 2011. As its president, Sheehy’s key role is to grow SMG’s business in emerging markets.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Sir Martin Sorrell, global CEO of WPP, has been confirmed as a headline speaker at Campaign Asia-PAcific's Media360Asia Summit, along with additional executives from GroupM, ZenithOptimedia and Deutsche Bank.
GLOBAL – Lisa Weinstein has been appointed president of global digital and search at Starcom MediaVest Group.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) and eMarketer has issued a report forecasting Asia-Pacific will surpass North America to become the world's biggest advertising market in 2014.
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