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McCann goofs again. Sorrell’s a comedian. Just another year at Cannes.

No one can accuse Michael Roth of free spending with IPG money. The holding-company CEO ordered a “special meal” at Howard Draft’s annual Hotel du Cap lunch, but it isn’t…

June 27, 2006, 3:43 PM EDT

Sorrell disparaged again, may feel small

David Ogilvy called him an “odious little jerk.” George Parker refers to him as the Poisoned Dwarf. Now, WPP’s Martin Sorrell is taking some more stick—from an ad exec…

June 12, 2006, 10:05 AM EDT

Sorrell bashes ‘wounded animal’ IPG

True to his chosen profession, WPP CEO Martin Sorrell knows how to turn a colorful phrase. Take his comments Thursday morning at the International Advertising Association New York chapter’s Global…

April 28, 2006, 8:12 AM EDT

Sorrell finds Murdoch in a panic

WPP Group chief Sir Martin Sorrell may have Internet-related investments of his own, but when it comes to Rupert Murdoch’s investments in cyberspace, he finds the News Corp. chief  “panicking,”…

October 28, 2005, 1:04 PM EDT

Sorrell paying the big bucks in divorce

It hasn’t been a good week for WPP CEO Martin Sorrell when it comes to women. First was the fallout sparked by WPP creative guru Neil French’s derogatory remarks about…

October 25, 2005, 2:42 PM EDT

Everybody loves Martin? Maybe not

At the first Dynamic Duos presentation on Monday for Advertising Week, BBDO CEO Andrew Robertson couldn’t pass up the opportunity to poke a little fun at his old boss, WPP…

September 27, 2005, 2:41 PM EDT

TV overload for Sir Martin?

Now that Samsung has entered the WPP fold, we wonder which brand of television Sir Martin Sorrell will choose to watch in his home. As holding-company pitches become more frequent,…

November 22, 2004, 12:25 PM EST