18 Bullish Stats About the State of U.S. Advertising

Digital spending will grow 16% this year. Mobile? 22%

Mobile ad spending will grow 22% this year, eMarketer says. Getty Images

With so much existential debate around the future of agencies, the impact of automation and prophecies about the end of advertising as we know it, one can be forgiven for feeling that the industry is in a dark place.

@griner david.griner@adweek.com David Griner is Adweek's international editor and host of the Adweek podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."