Catalogers Prime Targets For Addressable Linear, OTT TV: Matter More Media’s Tracey Scheppach

MIAMI – The year 2018 and, in particular, the Upfront television market will see a “tipping point” in achieving greater audience targeting precision. This should resonate well with direct-mail catalogers who should be looking beyond the mailbox to the set-top box. Thus says Tracey Scheppach, the former Publicis executive who spent upward of 15 years […]

 

Setbacks And Hurdles Make Publicis’ Lévy Stronger

He may have joined the company 44 years ago now, but Publicis’ advertising industry was just about the last one CEO Maurice Lévy had in mind when he was picking a career. “The reality is, I wanted to be a surgeon,” he confesses to Beet.TV in this video interview. “I just cannot stand blood, so I had to change. […]

 

Publicis’ Lévy Says, In Future, ‘Ideas Will Be King’

The whole of the communications business is being shaken up – and yet, one thing will remain exactly the same. “In 10 years time, as today, ideas will be king,” according to ad agency holding group Publicis’ CEO Maurice Lévy. Speaking with Beet.TV, he envisages a future industry in which digital technology will play a bigger […]

 

VivaKi’s Voris: ‘Digital Video Will Expand Business’

LONDON – As digital video expands tremendously, it will continue to grow VivaKi‘s business, says Frank Voris, CEO of VivaKi. “We’re focusing on incubating new opportunities for the group, whether it’s monetizing partnerships, creating new product, and developing new business models to take us into the future and deliver the growth that Maurice [Levy, CEO […]