How Holding Company CEOs Are Addressing Systemic Racism Internally

Adweek spoke with five to find out if, and how, they plan to hold themselves accountable

The CEOs of five holding companies discussed their plans to address racism internally. WPP, IPG, Getty Images

As protesters across the country continue to march against racism and police brutality, many hope that advertising agencies will have their moment of reckoning by finally addressing racist systems and power structures—and enact change after decades of stagnation.

@ErikDOster Erik Oster is Adweek's senior writer covering Agencies.
@Minda_Smiley Minda Smiley is deputy Agencies editor at Adweek.