Posts Categorized: Gossip

Were Sorrell and Bollore wearing “secret media CEO wristbands”?

What’s that on the wrist of Yannick Bollore, the new CEO of Havas? Matt Bush, the head of agency sales at Google UK,  spotted that the wristband looked similar to one that Martin Sorrell, the head of rival holding group WPP, was sporting earlier in the week. Coincidence, or the signs of a top secret media club in action?

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Agency staff refused entry to St James’s Palace gala for “turning up in jeans”

Creative folks are often scruffily dressed – call it an informal uniform – but it can work against them. Last night at the Advertising Week Europe opening gala at St James’s Palace, guests from some agencies were apparently turned away as they weren’t smart enough for the royal residence.

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