Maurice Lévy

In Final Year-End Address, Maurice Lévy Reveals That He’s Listing His Office on Airbnb

Maurice Lévy, chairman and CEO of Publicis Groupe, sat down one last time to deliver his annual address and wishes for the upcoming year.

Saatchi Chairman Kevin Roberts Placed on ‘Leave of Absence’ Over Gender Comments

Saatchi & Saatchi Chairman Kevin Roberts has been asked by his agency's holding company, Publicis Groupe, to take a leave of absence due to his recent, dismissive comments about gender balance and women in leadership.

Adweek’s Power List 2016: The Top 100 Leaders in Marketing, Media and Tech

To assemble Adweek's second annual Power List, we considered the profiles and results of global corporate titans, taking into account such criteria as company value, revenue and revenue growth, market performance, consumer reach and affinity, their standing among rivals, the number of employees overseen, key acquisitions and partnerships, industry accolades and media buzz. 

On Industry Sexism, Maurice Lévy Accuses Martin Sorrell of ‘Extraordinary Level of Hypocrisy’

After taking heat for referring to alleged sexist and racist comments by J.

Could the JWT CEO Scandal Become a Watershed Moment for Change?

Unlike 4A's conferences in recent memory, soul-searching was the underlying theme in Miami this year—mostly the result of the fallout from the case against former J. Walter Thompson CEO Gustavo Martinez over alleged sexism and racism. Panel sessions and keynotes hit on the lack of diversity (and, to a lesser degree, transparency) in the ad business.

Martin Sorrell Addresses JWT Lawsuit, Acknowledging Sexism Is an Industrywide Problem

At the 4A's Transformation conference in Miami today, WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell wasted no time diving into one of the industry's most buzzed-about topics: the case

Isolated or Endemic? 4A’s Speakers Publicly Spar Over Ex-JWT CEO’s Alleged Sexism, Racism

4A's president Nancy Hill had some stern words for the industry on the opening day of the organization's Transformation conference in light of recent allegations against J.

Agencies Address How They’re Restructuring to Fight a Breaking Business Model

Advertising agencies must evolve in order to survive and support the growing demands of clients. Otherwise, they're doomed to fail, agency leaders speaking at the 4A's Transformation conference say. 

Maurice Lévy on Mediapalooza, Restructuring and Why Sapient Is the Future of Publicis

The past year has been a tough one for Publicis Groupe chief Maurice Lévy, a well-regarded executive known for his adept management of the industry's third-largest marketing communications company.

Publicis Groupe Consolidates Its Media Agencies Into 4 Global Brands

A few short months after Publicis Groupe chairman and CEO Maurice Lévy announced a massive plan to restructure its entire network, the holding company unveiled today a plan for its media arm, Publicis Media, which aims to simplify its b