Gideon Spanier

UK editor-in-chief

Gideon is the UK editor-in-chief of Campaign. Contact him at or 020 8267 8260.

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Publicis continues hot streak as it upgrades Q3 forecast and ‘gains market share'

“Publicis will undoubtedly be the industry leader for organic growth”, analyst says.

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Top investor David Herro on WPP vs Publicis and why he's keeping faith in agencies

WPP has been 'moving the ball forward', despite 'extremely disappointing' share price, top US fund manager says in interview with Campaign.

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After five years of evolution, does WPP need to be more radical?

Agency group, which used to be the world's biggest, faces pressure on multiple fronts.

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‘Moray isn’t working’: M&C Saatchi’s poster tribute as CEO leaves after 40 years

MacLennan says he is “hanging up my advertising boots”.

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Hiroshi Igarashi wants to reshape Dentsu on global stage: ‘We will move very fast from here’

CEO gives first interview with international media to Campaign.

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Cannes agency of the year GUT doubles profits as it eyes global expansion

Five-year-old independent network has said 'our plan is global domination'.

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Moray MacLennan to leave M&C Saatchi as CEO

New chair Zillah Byng-Thorne takes temporary charge for up to 12 months.

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Arthur Sadoun reveals Publicis salary strategy after strong Q2 results

Publicis CEO spoke to Campaign after group grew 7.1% in Q2.

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Publicis ups pressure on rivals as ‘double-digit’ growth in media powers Q2

Organic revenue rose 7.1% for second quarter in a row despite economic uncertainty.

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Cannes Lions 2023 postscript: GUT instinct and Uncommon energy push industry forward

Five big themes to emerge from the biggest event in the global advertising calendar.

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Uncommon Creative Studio sells majority stake to Havas in deal worth up to £120m

US expansion is key reason for Uncommon to take investment.

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Omnicom snaps up UK independent media agency in bet on financial services

Agency has more than 150 staff and £125m in billings.

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Publicis shares jump briefly on Vivendi tie-up rumour but ‘planets don’t seem aligned’

Deal is “unlikely” for a number of reasons, Bank of America says.

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Jacki Kelley quits Dentsu to rejoin rival in top client role

Latest in a string of departures from Dentsu.

Omnicom celebrates winning most creative company of the year
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Why brands need 'more lighthouse work, not just fireworks'

Accenture Song CEO talks to Campaign.