Reclaiming Independence: How 2 Shops Bought Themselves Back From IPG and Found Success

Dailey and TM Advertising ended decades with Interpublic Group

Dailey Advertising managing partners Jean Grabow and Bill Waldner Nick Lovell

Typically speaking, agency founders strive for the big payday that comes with a major holding company acquisition. But this year saw two shops aim to do the exact opposite, namely regain their independence by ending decades-long relationships with Interpublic Group.

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This story first appeared in the Nov. 13, 2017, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@ErikDOster erik.oster@adweek.com Erik Oster is an agencies reporter for Adweek.