Publicis Groupe’s Fourth Quarter Organic Revenues Miss Expectations, ‘Bumpy’ First Quarter Is Ahead

CEO and chairman Arthur Sadoun looks to 'accelerate' goals in 2019

Publicis Groupe CEO and chairman Arthur Sadoun says organic revenue in the fourth quarter was down due to client budget cuts. Getty Images

At the end of 2017, we asked: Will 2018 mark the end of Publicis Groupe’s financial struggles? It does seem that the year held many bright spots for the holding company.

@kitten_mouse Lindsay Rittenhouse is a staff writer at Adweek, where she specializes in covering the world of agencies and their clients.