Omnicom Exceeded Earnings Expectations Globally but Continues to Struggle in North America

CEO John Wren dismissed talk of WPP acquisitions

Wren also touted the company's new data service, Omni. Getty Images

In an earnings call today, holding company Omnicom revealed that it exceeded earnings expectations globally during the first quarter but continues to struggle with growth in the critical North American market.

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@ErikDOster Erik Oster is an agencies reporter for Adweek.