Make Money Money: Publicis Posts Strong Numbers

By SuperSpy 

Publicis Groupe SA said its sales rose slightly to 1.061 billion euros in the first quarter from 1.059 billion euros in 2007. Maurice Levy said if the underperforming health business hadn’t been in there, the results would have been even better. Well, it’s always something, right Moe?

The company said the growth rates of 20% were seen in their digital sector with double digits postings coming from ZenithOptimedia and Starcom which posted double-digit growth. Really? Well, that’s all on the record I suppose, but really? Now, don’t you guys wish you had invested in digital like, you know, in 2002?