How Holding Companies Are Addressing Coronavirus

Most have suspended travel to high-risk areas


Advertising’s major holding companies are beginning to implement travel guidelines, policies and restrictions related to the coronavirus as the pandemic continues to spread globally.

Roughly 170,000 people have contracted COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, while more than 6,000 have died, according to The New York Times. The vast majority of cases are in China, but the illness has spread to every continent except Antarctica.

Many of the holding companies have enacted travel restrictions to impacted countries for the time being and are allowing employees to work from home.

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