2018 news releases

2018 news releases

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Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Offering of $2.0 Billion Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes
New York, NY - September 21, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has completed its registered public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.500% Senior Notes due 2020 (CUSIP Number 460690 BM1), $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.750%
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 27th Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 7, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 27 th Annual Communacopia Conference on Thursday, September 13 th , 2018, at 4:35 pm Eastern time , as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 21, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.21 per share, payable on September 18, 2018 to holders of record at the close of business on September 4, 2018 .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2018 Results
Second quarter net revenue increase of 6.2% and organic net revenue increase of 5.6%; U.S. organic net revenue growth was 4.6%; International organic net revenue growth was 7.2%. First half net revenue increase of 6.0%; organic net revenue increase was 4.7% Second quarter operating income increase
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 9, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 on the morning of July 24, 2018 . Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Hosts Call on Acxiom Marketing Solutions Acquisition
New York, NY - July 3, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will host a conference call this morning, July 3rd, 2018 at 8:30 AM ET to review the Acxiom Marketing Solutions acquisition, announced yesterday.  To join the conference call, please dial (Toll) 312-470-7345 or (Toll-free) 888-989-4390.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Agrees to Acquire Acxiom Marketing Solutions ("AMS") to Lead Next Wave of Innovation in Data-Driven Marketing
Combination Brings Together Premier Media and Marketing Agencies with Leader in Data and Personalized Messaging Opportunities and benefits for brands and CMOs: Unmatched outcome-driven services delivering targeted brand experiences that integrate disparate channels, technologies, and data
Toggle Summary IPG Hosts Eighth Annual IPG Women's Breakfast at Cannes Festival of Creativity
Gloria Steinem, Tarana Burke and Ibtihaj Muhammad Featured Program Includes Focus on 'Sheroes' Who Have Changed the World New York, NY - June 15, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company will host its eighth annual breakfast at Cannes this year.
Toggle Summary IPG Takes Top Honors at North American Effie Awards
IPG Named Most Effective Holding Company of the Year McCann Worldgroup Named Most Effective Agency Network and McCann NY Named Most Effective Agency of the Year McCann Wins Grand Effie for Fearless Girl Clients State Street Global Advisors and U.S. Army Named #1 and #2 Most Effective Brands New
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 24, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.21 per share, payable on June 18, 2018 to holders of record at the close of business on June 4, 2018 .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 46th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Communications Conference
New York, NY - May 11, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 46th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Communications Conference on Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 , at 9:20 am Eastern time , as scheduled.  A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2018 Results
First quarter net revenue increase of 5.9% and organic net revenue increase of 3.6%; U.S. organic net revenue growth was 4.3% Operating income increase of 12% to $38.8 million , compared to $34.7 million a year ago, in seasonally small first quarter Diluted earnings per share of $(0.04) was $0.03
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 2, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 on the morning of April 27, 2018.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Huge Transitions to New Global Leadership
Management Succession Sees Michael Koziol Named Global CEO as Aaron Shapiro Departs for New Venture; Positions Huge to Continue Driving Growth for its Clients with Brand and Business Transformation at its Core New York, NY - March 29, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today management
Toggle Summary Imperial Mining Appoints Siri Genik to its Board of Directors
MONTREAL , March 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Imperial Mining Group Ltd. ("Imperial") (TSX VENTURE:IPG) is pleased to announce, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, that Ms. Siri Genik has been appointed to Imperial’s Board of Directors.
Toggle Summary MRM//McCann Again Named a Leader in a Gartner Magic Quadrant Report
NEW YORK , March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second straight year, MRM//McCann has been designated a Leader in Gartner Inc.'s "Magic Quadrant for Global Digital Marketing Agencies" report. Gartner , the world's leading information technology research and advisory company, compiles its findings
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 26th Annual Media, Telecom & Business Services Conference
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - March 1, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 26th Annual Media, Telecom & Business Services Conference on Monday, March 5th, 2018, at 8:55 am Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary IPG Black Employee Network Hosts Black Panther Screening
Ad Industry Creatives, Leading Culture Critics and Scholars to Discuss Media Implications of the Blockbuster Film New York, NY - February 26, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 6:00 pm ET, the holding company's inter-agency Black Employee Network
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2018 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 22, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2018 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, February 27 th , 2018, at 11:45 am Eastern time/8:45 am Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary IPG Leads Industry in Ad Age A-List Honors
McCann, R/GA and MullenLowe Group Named to A-List MRM//McCann is BtoB Agency of the Year FCB, Momentum Worldwide, O'Keefe Reinhard & Paul and Weber Shandwick Also Recognized in Ranking of Industry's Best Agencies Most Awarded Holding Company in the A-List New York, NY – February 20, 2018 –
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 17% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - February 14, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.21 per share, payable on March 15, 2018 to holders of record at the close of business on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2017 Results
Company posted Q4 2017 revenue of $2.34 billion, with organic revenue growth of 3.3% FY17 revenue of $7.88 billion, with organic revenue growth of 1.8% Operating margin expanded to 12.4% for FY17, an increase of 40 basis points from FY16 FY17 diluted EPS was $1.46, and was $1.41 adjusted for sales
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2017 Earnings Release
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - January 19, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017 on the morning of February 14, 2018. Following the release, the company will hold a conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Citi 2018 Global TMT West Conference
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - January 5, 2018 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Citi 2018 Global TMT West Conference on Wednesday, January 10th, 2018, at 1:15 pm Eastern time/10:15 am Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Kristen Cavallo CEO of The Martin Agency
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --Richmond, VA - December 12, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that, effective immediately, Kristen Cavallo is being named Chief Executive Officer of The Martin Agency. For the past seven years, Ms. Cavallo has been an executive leader at Mullen, then
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - November 14, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.18 per share, payable on  December 15, 2017, to holders of record at the close of business
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on 2018 HRC Corporate Equality Index
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --Rating Recognizes Companies for LGBTQ Workplace Equality New York, NY - November 9, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2017 Media & Telecom Conference
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - November 2, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2017 Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, at 1:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2017 RBC Capital Markets' Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --New York, NY - November 2, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2017 RBC Capital Markets' Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 8:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Patrick Q. Moore Joins Interpublic Board of Directors
New York, NY - October 27, 2017 - The Board of Directors of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the appointment of Patrick Q. Moore, as an independent director of IPG, effective January 1, 2018. Mr. Moore is the EVP, Strategy and Business Development of Carters, Inc., a leading branded
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and First Nine Months 2017 Results
Third quarter reported revenue decrease of 1.0%, organic revenue increase of 0.5%, and organic revenue increase of 1.5% excluding the impact of lower pass-through revenue. In the U.S., third quarter organic revenue increase was 1.3% and was 2.0% excluding the impact of lower pass-through revenue.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release
New York, NY - October 5, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 on the morning of October 24, 2017. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 26th Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 7, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 26 th Annual Communacopia Conference on Tuesday, September 12 th , 2017, at 8:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 10, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.18 per share, payable on September 15, 2017, to holders of record at the close of business on September 1, 2017.
Toggle Summary IPG Presents 2017 Inclusion Awards
Launches "Inspired Inclusivity" Global Brand Platform Celebrates Agencies and Leaders Who Drive Culture Change New York, NY - August 3, 2017 - Today Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will host the company's ninth annual IPG Inclusion Awards program in New York City, and, for the first time, broadcast
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2017 Results
Second quarter reported revenue decrease of 1.7%; organic revenue increase was 0.4% and was 1.0% excluding the impact of lower pass-through revenue. First half reported revenue decrease of 0.6%; organic revenue increase was 1.5% and was 1.7% excluding the impact of lower pass-through revenue.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 5, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 on the morning of July 25, 2017.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary E. Lee Wyatt Jr. Joins Interpublic Board of Directors
New York, NY - June 30, 2017 - The Board of Directors of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the appointment of E. Lee Wyatt Jr., as an independent director of IPG, effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Wyatt is the current Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Fortune Brands Home &
Toggle Summary IPG Wins Top Honors at Cannes Festival of Creativity
IPG Agencies Lead the Industry Taking Home Seven Grand Prix McCann Worldgroup Awarded Six Grand Prix in Titanium, Outdoor, PR, Glass, Entertainment and the Grand Prix for Good R/GA Wins Media Grand Prix McCann Health Named Healthcare Network of the Year Area 23, an FCB Health Network Company, Named
Toggle Summary IPG Hosts Global Women of Color Summit at Cannes Festival of Creativity
New Research to Reveal the Impact of Gender Diversity Efforts on Women of Color Breakfast to Feature Top Marketers, Media Partners and Global Film Icon Halle Berry Cannes, FRANCE - June 20, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company is hosting a summit at the Cannes
Toggle Summary IPG Named the Most Effective Holding Company at the 2017 North American Effie Awards
FCB, McCann and MullenLowe US Networks All Rank as Top Ten Most Effective Agency Networks in North America   McCann New York Named Most Effective Agency Office in North America  New York, NY - June 2, 2017 - Last night, the Effie Awards named Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) the most effective holding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 25, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.18 per share, payable on June 19, 2017 to holders of record at the close of business on  June 5, 2017.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 45th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - May 19, 2017 -  Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 45 th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, May 22 nd , 2017, at 10:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
First quarter reported revenue increase of 0.7% and organic revenue increase of 2.7%; effect of FX on reported growth was negative 1.0% and impact of net divestitures was negative 1.0% Operating income increase of 29% to $29.7 million, compared to $23.0 million a year ago, in seasonally small first
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 3, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 on the morning of April 21, 2017. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary IPG & The ADVERTISING Club of New York Host First-Ever Summit on Black Women in Advertising
Industry Trailblazers Examine Trends, Research and Hard Truths New York, NY - March 27, 2017 - The ADVERTISING Club of New York and Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that they are hosting the industry's first-ever event specifically focusing on Black women.
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies Have Dominant Showing at 2017 PRWeek Awards
Top Honors Include: Weber Shandwick Named Large Agency of the Year and Agency of the Year Carmichael Lynch Relate Named Outstanding Midsize Agency of the Year Golin Wins Campaign of the Year, Best Consumer Launch and Best in Social Media DeVries Wins Best Product Brand Development and Best Viral
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 25th Annual Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - March 2, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 25 th Annual Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, March 6 th , 2017, at 10:25 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2017 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 24, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2017 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, February 28 th , 2017, at 7:00 pm Eastern time/4:00 pm Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 20% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - February 10, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.18 per share, payable on March 15, 2017 to holders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2017.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
Company posted FY16 revenue of $7.85 billion, with strong organic revenue growth of 5.0% for FY16 and 5.3% for Q4 Operating margin expanded to 12.0% for FY16, an improvement of 50 basis points from FY15 FY16 diluted EPS was $1.49 and was $1.37 excluding certain below-the-line items, an increase of
Toggle Summary IPG Wins Two AAF Mosaic Awards for its Diversity Programs
Holding Company Recognized for Emerging Leaders Initiative and Michael Roth Named Mosaic Champion New York, NY - February 1, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company has been recognized with two Mosaic Awards from the American Advertising Federation (AAF).
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies Excel in Ad Age A-List
McCann and R/GA Hold Two of the Three Highest Industry Rankings MullenLowe Group, Momentum and Weber Shandwick Named A-List "Standouts" The Martin Agency and McCann NY also Recognized, as are Deutsch and Hill Holliday New York, NY - January 24, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2016 Earnings Release
New York, NY - January 10, 2017 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016 on the morning of February 10, 2017.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary IPG Continues Support of UN Sustainable Development Goals
Holding Company Showcases Client Work Promoting Sustainable Water Efforts New York, NY - January 10, 2017 - Today, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) released a new video in conjunction with the company's support of UN Sustainable Development Goal #6 , which the company adopted as part of the Common
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2017 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - December 28, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2017 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Thursday, January 5th, 2017, at 12:30 pm Eastern time/9:30 am Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Statement
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                      Interpublic Statement   New York, NY - December 7, 2016 - We can confirm that one of our standalone domestic agencies has been contacted by the Department of Justice Antitrust Division for documents regarding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on 2017 HRC Corporate Equality Index
Rating Recognizes Companies for LGBT Workplace Equality New York, NY - December 5, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 44th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference
New York, NY - December 1, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 44th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference on Tuesday, December 6 th , 2016, at 11:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - November 8, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.15 per share, payable on December 15, 2016 to holders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2016.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2016 Tech, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - November 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2016 Tech, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, November 9 th , 2016, at 10:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2016 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - November 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2016 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, November 9 th , 2016 at 3:20 pm Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and First Nine Months 2016 Results
Third quarter reported revenue increase of 3.0% and organic revenue increase of 4.3% Third quarter operating margin of 10.8% compared to 10.3% in the prior-year period and operating income growth of 8.0% to $207.2 million Third quarter diluted earnings per share was $0.32, and $0.31 as adjusted for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2016 Earnings
New York, NY - October 5, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 on the morning of October 21, 2016. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 10, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.15 per share, payable on September 15, 2016 to holders of record at the close of business on September 1, 2016.
Toggle Summary IPG's Team Ignite Selected for Harley-Davidson Global Creative, Media and Digital Marketing Duties
New York, NY - August 1, 2016 - Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) has selected a customized team of talent and resources from a range of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agencies to handle its global creative, media and digital marketing account after an extensive holding-company review.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2016 Results
Second quarter reported revenue increase of 2.2% and organic revenue increase of 3.7%. Second quarter operating margin of 11.7%, an increase of 20 bps from the prior-year period, and operating income growth to $224.8 million. Second quarter diluted earnings per share increased to $0.38, or $0.33 as
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 6, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016 on the morning of July 21, 2016.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 19, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.15 per share, payable on June 15, 2016 to holders of record at the close of business on June 1, 2016.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2016 Results
Strong organic revenue increase of 6.7% and reported revenue increase of 3.9% First quarter operating income of $20.9 million, compared to income of $7.8 million a year ago, in seasonally small first quarter Reported diluted earnings per share was $0.01, and break-even as adjusted for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016 on the morning of April 22, 2016. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Telsey Advisory Group 8th Annual Spring Consumer Conference
New York, NY - March 18, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Telsey Advisory Group 8 th Annual Spring Consumer Conference on Tuesday, March 22 nd , 2016, at 10:55 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Three IPG Agency Executives Recognized by Black Enterprise As Top Women in Advertising and Marketing
New York, NY - March 10, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that three executives from IPG agencies have been recognized by Black Enterprise as Top Women in Advertising and Marketing. Vita Harris, Chief Strategy Officer at FCB; Deidre Smalls-Landau, EVP Managing Director, Identity (IPG
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 24th Annual Media, Internet & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - March 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 24 th Annual Media, Internet & Telecom Conference on Monday, March 7 th , 2016, at 3:25 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2016 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 29, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2016 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, at 4:50 pm Eastern time/1:50 pm Pacific time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2016 Jefferies Media & Communications Conference
New York, NY - February 18, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2016 Jefferies Media & Communications Conference on Tuesday, February 23 rd , 2016, at 8:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 25% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - February 12, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.15 per share, payable on March 15, 2016 to holders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2016.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
2015 Highlights Company posted FY15 revenue of $7.61 billion, with strong organic revenue growth of 6.1% for FY15 and 5.2% for Q4 Operating margin expanded to 11.5% for FY15 and to 20.8% for Q4 FY15 adjusted diluted EPS rose 23% to $1.21 from FY14 adjusted diluted EPS of $0.98 - FY15 diluted EPS
Toggle Summary IPG Honored by New York Urban League
High Potential Training Program Recognized as Exemplary Best Practice New York, NY - February 11, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that it has been recognized by The New York Urban League with the Champions of Diversity Award for Exemplary Best Practices .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Philippe Krakowsky Chairman of IPG Mediabrands
Mediabrands Global CEO Henry Tajer Will Work with Krakowsky to Further Unit's Leadership Position in Digital Marketing and Increase Integration Efforts Across the Group   Krakowsky to Continue in Role as Interpublic's Chief Strategy and Talent Officer New York, NY - February 11, 2016 - Interpublic
Toggle Summary Kevin Wertz Assumes Leadership of Campbell Ewald
New York, NY - January 29, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that it has terminated Jim Palmer, the CEO of Campbell Ewald, effectively immediately. Leadership of the organization will be assumed by Kevin Wertz, the agency's President. # # # About Interpublic Interpublic is one of the
Toggle Summary IPG Tops Ad Age's A-List
Deutsch, McCann and R/GA Named to the A-List UM Named Media Agency of the Year The Martin Agency Receives Campaign of the Year Numerous Other IPG Agencies Honored New York, NY - January 25, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that three of its agencies - Deutsch, McCann and R/GA - were
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Release
New York, NY - January 12, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015 on the morning of February 12, 2016. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2016 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - January 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2016 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, January 6 th , 2016, at 1:15 pm Eastern time/10:15 am Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary IPG Moves Company Headquarters
Consolidation at 909 Third Ave Marks Third HQ in Company History New York, NY - December 14, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is moving its company headquarters to 909 Third Avenue, New York, NY. This marks only the third headquarters in the holding company's 54 year
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Acquisition in Russia
Acquires Market Affiliates of IPG Global Agencies McCann, Mullen Lowe and FCB New York, NY - December 8, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in the Russian affiliates of the company's three global creative networks, McCann, Mullen Lowe and FCB,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Named Best Place to Work on 2016 HRC Corporate Equality Index
Rating Recognizes Companies for LGBT Workplace Equality New York, NY - November 18, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) , a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate
Toggle Summary IPG Taps Joe Kelly as SVP/ Talent
New York, NY - November 16, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Joe Kelly will be joining the holding company as SVP/Talent, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Kelly will work with the senior corporate team and his colleagues within the agencies to assess needs, ensure
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - November 11, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.12 per share, payable on December 15, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2015.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2015 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - November 6, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2015 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, November 10 th , 2015 at 11:20 am Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2015 Tech, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - November 6, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2015 Tech, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, November 11 th , 2015, at 10:45 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Joins the UN Global Compact
First U.S.-Based Ad Holding Company to Sign Global Universal Sustainability Principles New York, NY - October 27, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company has signed on to the United Nations Global Compact . The UN Global Compact is an initiative to encourage companies
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Strong Third Quarter And First Nine Months 2015 Results
Strong third quarter organic revenue increase of 7.1% and reported revenue increase of 1.3% Third quarter operating margin of 10.3% compared to 9.3% in the prior-year period and operating income growth of 12.0% to $191.9 million Results include pre-tax non-operating loss on sales of non-strategic
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies Win Big at Health Awards
Dominant Showing at MM&M Awards and CLIO Awards Led by McCann Health and FCB Health New York, NY - October 6, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that IPG healthcare agencies had a dominant showing at two recent major award shows - the MM&M Awards and the CLIO Healthcare Awards .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
New York, NY - October 2, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015 on the morning of October 21, 2015. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 11, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 24 th Annual Communacopia Conference on Thursday, September 17 th , 2015, at 8:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary IPG Hires Simon Bond as Chief Growth Officer
New York, NY - September 4, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Simon Bond is joining the holding company as Chief Growth Officer, effective September 9, 2015. Mr. Bond will be responsible for driving Interpublic's growth initiatives across the network and will report to
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 11, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.12 per share, payable on September 15, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on September 1, 2015.
Toggle Summary LATAM Airlines Group Announces New Global Agency Group
New York, NY - August 10, 2015 - LATAM Airlines Group, which operates the LAN and TAM brands, has chosen Interpublic Group  (NYSE: IPG) as its new global agency network for markets in the Americas, Europe and Oceania where the company operates. Five large agency holding companies participated in a
Toggle Summary IPG Presents 2015 Inclusion Awards
Agencies and Individuals Honored for Efforts In Diversity and Inclusion New York, NY - July 29, 2015 - On Thursday, July 30, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will host the company's annual IPG Inclusion Awards program in New York City. The event is sponsored by the IPG Multicultural Employee Resource
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Strong Second Quarter And First Half 2015 Results
Strong second quarter organic revenue increase of 6.7% and reported revenue increase of 1.3%. Second quarter operating margin of 11.5% compared to 10.6% in the prior-year period and operating income growth of 10.2% to $215.8 million. Second quarter diluted earnings per share of $0.29, a 16.0%
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 1, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 on the morning of July 22, 2015. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 21, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.12 per share, payable on June 16, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on  June 2, 2015.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 43rd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - May 8, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 43 rd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, May 18 th , 2015, at 2:50 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Creates Mullen Lowe Group, Alex Leikikh Named CEO
Move Aligns Leading U.S. Agency and Global Creative Network with Common Cultures in Service of Clients Across World's Most Dynamic Markets New York, NY - May 8, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Mullen and Lowe and Partners will join to form Mullen Lowe Group, a
Toggle Summary INTERPUBLIC ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER 2015 RESULTS
Strong organic revenue increase of 5.7% and reported revenue increase of 2.4% First quarter operating income of $7.8 million, compared to an operating loss of $11.7 million a year ago, in seasonally small first quarter Break-even first quarter earnings per share, compared to a loss per share of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Invests in Samba TV
Relationship Initiated Through the IPG Media Lab; Samba TV Data and Tools Leveraged Across IPG Mediabrands New York, NY - April 20, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company has made a strategic investment in Samba TV, an emerging leader in TV analytics, data, and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 2, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 on the morning of April 24, 2015. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Management Succession at Mediabrands
Matt Seiler Named Chairman, Henry Tajer Promoted from COO to CEO New York, NY - March 5, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) IPG announced today that it is putting in motion its succession process at its Mediabrands unit. Effective May 1, Matt Seiler will step down as Global CEO of IPG Mediabrands
Toggle Summary Interpublic Consolidates ICC Lowe Health Brands with FCB Health
New York, NY - March 3, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has consolidated the ICC Lowe health brands, including Trio and Pace, into FCB Health. Dana Maiman, CEO of FCB Health, will oversee the consolidated FCB Health agencies.
Toggle Summary Martin Luther King III Keynotes IPG's Black History Month Program
New York, NY - February 26, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) and the company's Black Employee Network (BEN) announced today that Martin Luther King III will be the keynote speaker at the company's signature event taking place in honor of Black History Month.  The event, 'Black Images in Media:
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2015 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 23, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2015 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, March 2 nd , 2015, at 6:15 pm Eastern time/3:15 pm Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 26% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - February 13, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.12 per share, payable on March 16, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on March 2, 2015.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2014 Results
2014 Highlights Company posted FY14 revenue of $7.54 billion, with organic revenue growth of 5.5% for FY14 and 4.8% for Q4 Operating margin expanded to 10.5% for FY14 and to 19.6% for Q4 FY14 operating income increased 20% over adjusted results in 2013 FY14 diluted EPS was $1.12 - FY14 adjusted
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Changes to its Board of Directors
* Refreshes Board with Three New Independent Directors * Forms Board-Level Finance Committee, Reaffirming Commitment to Continued Margin Enhancement and Shareholder Value Creation   New York, NY - February 5, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has appointed three new
Toggle Summary IPG Leads Industry in Ad Age A-List Honors
R/GA is Agency of the Year Deutsch and Weber Shandwick Also on A-List, Ranked #2 and #4 Huge, Lowe Lintas, The Martin Agency and Mullen Also Recognized in Ranking of Industry’s Best Agencies McCann’s Harris Diamond is Executive of the Year NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Earnings Release
New York, NY - January 20, 2015 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014 on the morning of February 13, 2015.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2015 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - December 17, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2015 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, January 6 th , 2015, at 1:15 pm Eastern time/10:15 am Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Achieves Perfect Score on 2015 HRC Corporate Equality Index
2015 Marks Fifth Year of 100% Rating on LGBT Indicators New York, NY - November 19, 2014 - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation announced that Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies Named Best Places to Work
New York, NY - November 17, 2014 -Today, five Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agencies were named Best Places to Work in Advertising & Media by Advertising Age, making IPG the most awarded holding company of the year. The "Best Places to Work" list tracks companies that attract, develop, and reward
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - November 12, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.095 per share, payable on December 15, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2014.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2014 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2014 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Thursday, November 13 th , 2014, at 3:15 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the Investor Relations
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Monday, November 10 th , 2014 at 3:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary INTERPUBLIC ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER AND NINE MONTHS 2014 RESULTS
Reported revenue increase of 8.3% and organic revenue increase of 6.3% in the third quarter - bringing nine month organic revenue growth to 5.9% Third quarter operating income grew 21% to $171.3 million, resulting in an operating margin of 9.3% Nine months operating income growth of 30% Third
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release
New York, NY - October 1, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 on the morning of October 22, 2014. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Evolution of its Marketing Model to Support Cadillac
Lowe and Partners to Lead Global Advertising for Iconic Luxury Brand New York, NY - September 9, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today an agency realignment to best support Cadillac and its global ambitions. In order to deliver a comprehensive range of network resources, Lowe and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Invests in Placed, a Leader in Mobile Attribution
IPG Media Lab to Lead Strategic Partnership With Placed to Measure  the Offline Impact of Mobile Advertising  New York, NY - September 4, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) and Placed announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership, which includes an investment by the global
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 3, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 23 rd Annual Communacopia Conference on Thursday, September 11 th , 2014, at 8:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 12, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.095 per share, payable on September 16, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on September 2, 2014.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Presents 2014 Inclusion Awards
Agencies and Individuals Recognized for Progress on Diversity and Inclusion New York, NY - August 5, 2014 - On Tuesday, August 5, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) is hosting the IPG Inclusion Awards program in New York City. The event, sponsored by the IPG Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2014 Results
Second quarter diluted earnings per share was $0.23, a 28% increase from $0.18 per diluted share a year ago; excluding the charge for early extinguishment of debt, diluted earnings per share was $0.25 Second quarter reported revenue increase of 5.4% and organic revenue increase of 4.7% Second
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 1, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 on the morning of July 18, 2014.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 22, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.095 per share, payable on June 17, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on June 3, 2014.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 42nd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - May 8, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 42 nd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, May 19 th , 2014, at 1:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Completion of Redemption of 6.25% Senior Notes due 2014
New York, NY - May 5, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the completion of the redemption of all $350 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6.25% Senior Notes due 2014. The total cash payment to redeem the 6.25% Notes was $371.2 million, including a make-whole payment and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Organic revenue increase of 6.6% and reported revenue increase of 6.1% Seasonal first quarter operating loss of $11.7 million, compared to a loss of $42.4 million a year ago First quarter 2014 loss per share of $0.05, compared to a loss per share of $0.14 a year ago Company remains well-positioned
Toggle Summary IPG Launches Magazine titled STRONGER
Editorial Focuses on Company's Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts Features Advertising from Pro-Bono and Sustainably Focused Clients New York, NY - April 21, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the launch of STRONGER , the company's new corporate citizenship report.
Toggle Summary Merlin Bass Recognized at the 44th Annual Black Achievers in Industry Awards
New York, NY - April 11, 2014 - Merlin Bass, Senior Director, Tax Technical at the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), was honored at the 44 th Annual Black Achievers in Industry Awards Gala on March 20 th at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel, hosted by the Harlem YMCA .  The award honors the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 3, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 on the morning of April 22, 2014.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Offering of $500,000,000 Aggregate Principal Amount of 4.2% Senior Notes Due 2024 and Announces Redemption of 6.25% Senior Notes Due 2014
New York, NY - April 3, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has completed its previously announced registered public offering of $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.20% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "4.20% Notes") (CUSIP Number 460690 BL3).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of 4.20% Senior Notes Due 2024
New York, NY - March 31, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has launched and priced a registered public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.20% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "4.20% Notes"). The expected net proceeds will be approximately $494.7
Toggle Summary Interpublic Invests in Tech Platform ADstruc
Relationship Initiated Through the IPG Media Lab; IPG Unit Rapport to Reinvent Out-of-Home Process  Using ADstruc's Planning and Buying Tool   New York, NY  (March, 10 th , 2014) - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company has made a strategic investment in tech platform
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2014 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 28, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2014 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, March 3 rd , 2014, at 6:25 pm Eastern time/3:25 pm Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 27% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - February 14, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.095 per share, payable on March 17, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2014.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2013 Results
Interpublic Announces Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2013 Results Full year 2013 revenue grew to $7.12 billion, compared to $6.96 billion in 2012, an organic revenue increase of 3.7% for the fourth quarter of 2013, and 2.8% for the full year Fourth quarter results include a pre-tax charge of $60.6
Toggle Summary IPG Tops the Ad Age "A-List"
Seven IPG Agencies Honored in Total, More than Any Other Holding Company New York, NY - February 3, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that three of its agencies - Mullen , R/GA and Weber Shandwick - have been named to the Ad Age "A-List," an annual ranking of top agencies.  With
Toggle Summary Lowe and Partners Announces Acquisition of Global Digital Network Profero
Agency to Operate as Lowe Profero Wayne Arnold Named Global CEO, Reporting to Michael Wall London 21st January 2014: Lowe and Partners, a division of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), today announced the acquisition of the global digital network Profero.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Karen Kaplan Chairman of Hill Holliday
Move Positions Agency for Further Growth   New York, NY - January 17, 2014 -  Interpublic Group  (NYSE: IPG) today announced that Karen Kaplan would add the role of Chairman to her existing CEO title and responsibilities.   "Karen is a tremendous leader, a great role model in our industry and a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings Release
New York, NY - January 13, 2014 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013 on the morning of February 14, 2014.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on the 2014 HRC Corporate Equality Index
New York, NY - December 9, 2013 - Today the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation announced that Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) received a score of 100% on its Corporate Equality Index (CEI).  The CEI report rates large U.S. employers and their policies and practices as they pertain to lesbian,
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present at the UBS 41st Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
New York, NY - December 2, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 41 st Annual Global Media and Communications Conference on Tuesday, December 10 th , 2013, at 10:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - November 15, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.075 per share, payable on December 16, 2013 to holders of record at the close of business on December 2, 2013.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2013 RBC Capital Markets' Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2013 RBC Capital Markets' Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, November 12 th , 2013 at 11:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2013 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - November 1, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2013 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, November 13 th , 2013 at 1:10 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2013 Results
Third quarter organic revenue increase of 2.8% - first nine months organic revenue growth was 2.4% Third quarter 2013 operating income of $141.5 million, an operating margin of 8.3% - compared to $131.4 million and 7.9%, respectively, in the year-ago period Third quarter results include a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Conversion of Series B Preferred Stock
Latest Step to Improve Capital Structure is Cash-Flow Accretive New York, NY - October 15, 2013 - The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is exercising its option to force conversion of all outstanding shares of its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release
New York, NY - October 1, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013 on the morning of October 18, 2013.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - September 26, 2013 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock.  The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic to be Honored at American Advertising Federation's Mosaic Awards
First Holding Company to Win Award for Workforce Diversity New York, NY - September 23, 2013 - On Wednesday, September 25, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will become the first holding company recognized for Workforce Diversity in the 13-year history of the American Advertising Federation (AAF)
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 22nd Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 17, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 22 nd Annual Communacopia Conference on Tuesday, September 24th, 2013, at 9:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 14, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG)today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.075 per share, payable on September 17, 2013 to holders of record at the close of business on September 3, 2013.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Hosts Inclusion Awards Program
Agencies and Employees from Across IPG's U.S. Network Honored New York, NY - July 31, 2013 - Today, July 31, 2013, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will host the IPG Inclusion Awards program in New York City. The event, co-sponsored by the IPG Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for Excellence
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2013 Results
Second quarter organic revenue increase of 2.2% and reported revenue increase of 2.4% Second quarter operating income of $174.8 million, an operating margin of 10.0% Strong new business performance continued in second quarter Management affirms full year 2013 financial targets Summary Revenue
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Completion of Redemption of 10.00% Senior Notes Due 2017
New York, NY - July 15, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG)today announced the completion of the redemption of all $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its 10.00% Senior Notes due 2017.  The total cash payment to redeem the Notes was $630 million.  Interpublic first announced the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Changes at Campbell Ewald
Jim Palmer Named CEO of Lowe Campbell Ewald as Agency Joins Lowe's International Network New York, NY - July 9, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today a number of changes in its Detroit-headquartered Campbell Ewald advertising and integrated marketing agency.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 1, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013 on the morning of July 19, 2013.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - June 27, 2013 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4 % Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies Take Top Honors at Cannes Festival
IPG Companies Win More Grand Prix Than Any Other Holding Company McCann’s “Dumb Ways to Die” Becomes Most Awarded Campaign in 60 Years New York, NY – June 24, 2013 – At last week’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agencies won big.  With six Grand
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present Groundbreaking Research on Women in Advertising & Media at Cannes
In Conjunction with Third Annual Women's Program New York, NY - June 13, 2013 - At the Cannes Festival of Creativity this year, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) in conjunction with its third annual Cannes Diversity + Inclusion Summit, will present original primary research conducted in partnership
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Is Most Nominated Network for Upcoming MM&M Awards
New York, NY - June 14, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) received more nominations than any other holding company for this year's Medical Marketing & Media (MM&M) Awards . These awards recognize the most effective and most creative work in healthcare marketing.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Exercises Option to Redeem 10.00% Senior Notes Due 2017
New York, NY - June 14, 2013 - The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is exercising its option to redeem all of its 10.00% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "Notes") (CUSIP Number 460690BF6), of which an aggregate principal amount of $600.0 million is outstanding.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 23, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.075 per share, payable on June 21, 2013 to holders of record at the close of business on June 7, 2013.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Barclays Global Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK, (May 20, 2013) - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Barclays Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, May 22 nd , 2013, at 10:55 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agencies Win Top Honors at The One Show
McCann and R/GA Take Home Best of Show Awards R/GA Named Interactive Agency of the Year Holding Company Tops Peers at Interactive Competition New York, NY - May 14, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agencies took top honors at this year's One Show Awards and The One Show Interactive Awards.  At
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 41st Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - May 8, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 41 st Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, May 15th, 2013, at 8:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled.  A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Solution Selected as Zurich's Global Marketing Agency
New York, NY - May 3, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) has announced today that it has been named as Zurich Insurance Group's ( Zurich ) new global marketing agency. The IPG solution includes an integrated Network Leadership Team (NLT) led by McCann Worldgroup, including resources from McCann
Toggle Summary Med Ad News Honors Interpublic Agencies at 24th Annual Manny Awards
IPG Healthcare Remains Most Awarded Network New York, NY - April 29, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that following this years' Med Ad News Manny Awards ceremony, it remains the most awarded holding company by the publication over the past decade.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
Organic revenue increase of 2.3% and reported revenue increase of 2.4% Seasonal first quarter operating loss of $42.4 million, compared to a loss of $39.4 million a year ago, resulting in first quarter loss per share of $0.14 Year-to-date new business momentum and cost discipline cited as
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 8, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013 on the morning of April 19, 2013.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Its Share Repurchase Program by $200 Million
New York, NY - April 1, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized an increase in its existing share repurchase program from $300 million to $500 million. The increase of $200 million will be used towards the repurchase of shares resulting from
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - March 28, 2013 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sponsors New York Urban League Empowerment Days
High School Students Provided with Mentoring and Shadowing Opportunities New York, NY - March 25, 2013 - As part of its continuing effort to increase diversty in the marketing communications industry, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) sponsored the New York Urban League (NYUL) Empowerment Days for the
Toggle Summary O'Keefe Reinhard & Paul Launch Agency
Interpublic to Own a Minority Stake New York, NY - March 18, 2013 - Tom O'Keefe, a Chicago-based creative director, well known for his creative/business relationships with Amazon.com, Electronic Arts, Levi Strauss & Co., MillerCoors and Yum! Brands, announced today that he's launching his own
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Retirement of 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
New York, NY - March 15, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the retirement of all $200 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes").  In connection with the redemption of the Notes announced on February 13, 2013, holders of the
Toggle Summary Marcia Windross Recognized at the National Salute to Black Achievers in Industry Awards
Interpublic's Director of Diversity & Inclusion Receives Prestigious Honor New York, NY - March 13, 2013 - Marcia Windross, Director of Diversity & Inclusion at the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) is being honored at the 43 rd Annual National Salute to Black Achievers in Industry Awards ceremony
Toggle Summary Carter Murray Named CEO of Draftfcb Worldwide
Respected Client Advisor with Global Experience and   Record of Success in Business Development New York, NY - March 6, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Carter Murray has been named CEO of Draftfcb Worldwide. Mr. Murray, 38, joins from Y&R, where he was President and CEO
Toggle Summary Interpublic Appoints Martin Skelton Managing Director, Global Healthcare
Industry Veteran Joins IPG in Newly Created Role  New York, NY - February 26, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that Martin Skelton has joined the company as Managing Director, Global Healthcare. In this role, Skelton will be responsible for driving growth for IPG's multi-agency
Toggle Summary Interpublic Increases Common Stock Dividend by 25% and Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - February 22, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.075 per share, payable on March 25, 2013 to holders of record at the close of business on March 11, 2013.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2012 Results
Organic revenue increase of 0.7% for the full year 2012, and 0.4% for the fourth quarter   Operating margin for the full year 2012 was 9.8%, and 19.9% in the fourth quarter   Excluding the Facebook transaction in each period, full year 2012 diluted earnings per share was $0.82, compared to full
Toggle Summary IPG's Black Employee Network to Host Star-Studded National Event In Honor of Black History Month
Panel Discussion Moderated by Soledad O'Brien, CNN Award-Winning Anchor New York, NY - February 21, 2013 - In honor of Black History Month, Interpublic Group's Black Employee Network (BEN), one of the company's business resource groups (BRGs), hosted a panel discussion, "Black in Advertising &
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 2013 Media, Internet & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 14, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 2013 Media, Internet & Telecom Conference on Monday, March 4 th , 2013, at 10:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2013 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - February 14, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2013 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, February 26 th , 2013, at 6:15 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary IPG Issues Statement With Respect to 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes
New York, NY - February 14, 2013 - The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) is releasing this statement in connection with its announcement yesterday of its redemption of its 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 to occur on March 15, 2013.  In its previous notice, Interpublic stated that
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Redemption of 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
New York, NY - February 13, 2013 - The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.  (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is exercising its option to redeem all 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes") (CUSIP Numbers 460690 BD1 and 460690 BE9), of which an aggregate principal amount of $200.0
Toggle Summary Interpublic Invests in Kiip
IPG Media Lab to Oversee Strategic Partnership with Leading Mobile Innovator SAN FRANCISCO --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2013-- Kiip and Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership, which includes an investment by the global advertising holding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Earnings Release
New York, NY - January 9, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2012 on the morning of February 22, 2013.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2013 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - January 2, 2013 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2013 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, January 8 th , 2013, at 4:30 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the life webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - December 12, 2012 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5.25% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 40th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
New York, NY - November 28, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 40th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 3rd, 2012, at 10:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sells Remaining Investment in Facebook and Increases Share Repurchase Program
New York, NY - November 20, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has sold its remaining investment in Facebook, Inc. for net cash proceeds of $95 million. The company expects to record a pre-tax gain of $94 million. Interpublic also announced that its Board of Directors has
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on the 2013 HRC Corporate Equality Index
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) has earned a 100% rating in the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), an annual survey published by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). Over the past 11 years, the CEI has become the gold standard for corporate policies and practices
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - November 15, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on December 17, 2012 to holders of record at the close of business on December 3, 2012.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Andy Polansky Chief Executive Officer of Weber Shandwick
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Andy Polansky has been named Chief Executive Officer of Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading public relations companies. Polansky has served as President of Weber Shandwick since March 2004 .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Harris Diamond Chairman and CEO of McCann Worldgroup
Luca Lindner and Gustavo Martinez Given Broader Mandates, and Join Diamond to Form Office of the Chairman NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today a number of senior management changes at its McCann Worldgroup unit.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of 2.25% Senior Notes Due 2017 and 3.75% Senior Notes Due 2023
New York, NY - November 5, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has launched and priced an offering of $300 million principal amount of its 2.25% Senior Notes due 2017 and $500 million principal amount of its 3.75% Senior Notes due 2023.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 2012 Digital Media Conference
New York, NY - November 5, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the BMO Capital Markets 2012 Digital Media Conference on Thursday, November 8 th , 2012, at 12:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2012 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - November 5, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2012 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, November 7 th , 2012, at 9:05 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2012 Results
Organic revenue decrease of 0.9% in the third quarter - first nine months organic revenue increase was 0.8%   Third quarter operating income of $131.4 million , an operating margin of 7.9%   Third quarter 2012 diluted earnings per share of $0.15 , compared to $0.16, excluding the benefit of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
New York, NY - October 1, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 on the morning of October 26, 2012.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - September 25, 2012 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock.  The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 21st Annual Communacopia Conference
New York, NY - September 13, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 21 st Annual Communacopia Conference on Wednesday, September 19 th , 2012, at 11:20 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - August 21, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on September 20, 2012 to holders of record at the close of business on September 6, 2012.
Toggle Summary IPG Issues Statement
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) issued the following statement: “We are aware of the activity in our stock today. It is our policy not to comment on market rumors or speculation.” About Interpublic Interpublic is one of the world's leading organizations of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group To Host Inclusion Awards Program
Agencies and Employees from Across IPG’s U.S. Network Honored NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2012-- On Tuesday, July 31 , Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) is hosting the IPG Inclusion Awards program in New York City . The event, sponsored by the IPG Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2012 Results
Second quarter diluted earnings per share was $0.22, a 16% increase from a year ago   Organic revenue growth in the second quarter driven by high growth international markets, marketing services and digital capabilities   Second quarter operating income of $176.4 million, an operating margin of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Unit Launches ORION Printing
ORION Holdings Forms Strategic Partnership With Pitney Bowes To Create Global Print Solution Division to Deliver Print Management Value for IPG Agencies and Clients Robert Hoad Named Global Managing Director NEW YORK & STAMFORD, Conn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
New York, NY - July 3, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 on the morning of July 26, 2012.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Advantage International Returns To IPG Agency Arena
Well-Known Sports Marketing Brand Re-Born With Expanded and Diverse Service Offering DARIEN, Conn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the return of Advantage International ( www.advantagemrktg.com ) to its agency portfolio.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - June 25, 2012 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on July
Toggle Summary IPG Agencies to Present Ten Ground-Breaking Programs at Cannes Lions 2012
23 Interpublic Agency Leaders to Serve as Jurors at Premier Global Creative Festival NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2012-- At this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will have a significant presence both onstage and off.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the William Blair 32nd Annual Growth Stock Conference
New York, NY - June 1, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the William Blair 32nd Annual Growth Stock Conference on Wednesday, June 13th, 2012, at 11:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
New York, NY - May 24, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on June 22, 2012 to holders of record at the close of business on June 8, 2012.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Barclays Global Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference
New York, NY - May 16, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Barclays Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, May 22 nd , 2012, at 4:15 pm Eastern Time, as scheduled. A link to the live broadcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
New York, NY - May 10, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 40 th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, May 15 th , 2012, at 8:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
Organic revenue increase of 2.8% and reported revenue increase of 2.2% Seasonal first quarter operating loss narrows from $45.3 million a year ago to $39.4 million First quarter 2012 loss per share was $0.10 Total debt reduced by $150 million during the quarter and 33 million shares eliminated from
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
New York, NY - April 4, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 on the morning of April 26, 2012. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
New York, NY - March 26, 2012 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Retirement of 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
New York, NY - March 26, 2012 - Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced the retirement of all $400 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes").  Interpublic has redeemed the remaining principal amount of the Notes at par plus accrued
Toggle Summary Interpublic Appoints New General Counsel
Andrew Bonzani Joins from IBM as Nick Camera Retires NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that Andrew Bonzani , 48 years old, has joined the company as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Mr.
Toggle Summary IPG Chief Diversity Officer Elected to Board of NY Urban League
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that Heide Gardner , the company’s Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, has been elected to the Board of the New York Urban League (NYUL). For over 90 years, the NYUL has been helping
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 2012 Wedbush Securities Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 1, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 2012 Wedbush Securities Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Thursday, March 8 th , 2012, at 1:20 pm Eastern time , as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of 4.00% Senior Notes Due 2022
New York, NY - February 29, 2012 - The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has launched and priced an offering of $250 million principal amount of its 4.00% Senior Notes due 2022.  The expected net proceeds will be approximately $244.3 million after deducting
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
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Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Redemption of 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
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Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces New Share Repurchase Program
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Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2011 Results
NEW YORK, Feb 24, 2011 - Organic revenue increase of 6.1% for the full year 2011, and 2.8% in the fourth quarter Operating income increased 25% for the full year 2011 and 17% for the fourth quarter, to $687.2 million and $385.3 million, respectively Full year 2011 diluted earnings per share of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 2012 Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2012-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 2012 Media & Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 , at 11:40 am Eastern time , as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Put Option Notification for 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
New York, NY - February 15, 2012 - The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that, as required by the terms of its 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes"), it is notifying holders of the Notes that they have the right, pursuant to the terms of the Notes, to
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Leading Digital Agency in the UK
FUSE to Add Digital Strength to GolinHarris Worldwide CHICAGO , Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced it has acquired FUSE, a digital and interactive agency based in the UK , that will become part of GolinHarris network, one of its global communications
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires German Consumer Lifestyle Agency Nicole Weber Communications
Agency to Become Part of the GolinHarris European Network CHICAGO , Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced it has acquired Nicole Weber Communications (NWC), a leading consumer lifestyle agency with offices in Hamburg and Munich .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Release
Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2011 on the morning of February 24, 2012.  Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on the same day to review results.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
  New York, U.S.A., Dec 14, 2011 (Thomson Reuters) --New York, NY - December 14, 2011 - The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 51/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 39th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK, Nov 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 39 th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 5 th , 2011, at 9:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2011-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company’s Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on December 15, 2011 to holders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2011 .
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wells Fargo 2011 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, Nov 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wells Fargo 2011 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011, at 9:05 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2011 Results
NEW YORK--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG): Third quarter 2011 reported revenue increase of 11.1% and organic revenue increase of 8.7% – first nine months organic revenue growth was 7.5% Third quarter 2011 operating income of $173.2 million, with an operating margin of 10.0% –
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Oct 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011 on the morning of October 28, 2011. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Jimmy Smith to Launch New Agency in Partnership with Interpublic
Shop to Be Named 'Amusement Park Entertainment' and Focus on Integrated Trans-media Ideas, Content and Communications NEW YORK, Oct 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading creative director Jimmy Smith and the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that they intend to enter into a joint venture
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Sep 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 20th Annual Communacopia Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 20th Annual Communacopia Conference on Thursday, September 22 nd , 2011, at 11:20 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Elects Dawn Hudson to Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Aug 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has elected Dawn Hudson to its Board of Directors. Ms. Hudson, currently Vice Chairman of The Parthenon Group, will join the board immediately. "Dawn has great marketing experience on the agency and
Toggle Summary Five IPG Shops Named to Ad Age 2011 List of Best Places to Work
NEW YORK, Aug 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Advertising Age has named five Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) companies to their 2011 list of "Best Places to Work" in the advertising industry. The IPG companies included in the list are Deutsch, Erwin-Penland, GolinHarris, Hill Holliday and Orion Trading.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
NEW YORK, Aug 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on September 23, 2011 to holders of record at the close of business on September 9, 2011.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agrees to Sell Portion of its Investment in Facebook and Increases Share Repurchase Program
NEW YORK, Aug 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company has reached an agreement to sell approximately half of its holdings in Facebook, Inc. for net cash proceeds of $133 million in a privately negotiated transaction.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Adds Two to Global Talent Leadership Team
NEW YORK, Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today two additions to its senior corporate Human Resources leadership. Both women move into their new roles from within IPG. In the new positions, Beverly Popielarz and Marge Hoey will have the same title: SVP,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Statement Regarding SC Johnson Account
NEW YORK, Jul 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) issued the following statement: "We are proud of the great work Draftfcb has delivered to SC Johnson for nearly 60 years and of the powerful brands that the agency helped to build around the world.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2011 Results
NEW YORK, Jul 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) Second quarter 2011 revenue increase of 8.0% as reported and organic revenue increase of 4.7% – bringing first half organic revenue growth to 6.8% Second quarter 2011 operating income of $174.0 million, an operating margin of 10.0% Second quarter 2011 diluted
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jul 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011 on the morning of July 28, 2011. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic's Black Employee Network To Host Star-Studded Event In Honor of Black Music Month
Kevin Liles to Keynote Event; Recording Artist Jesse Boykins III to Perform NEW YORK, Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- BEN (Black Employee Network), an Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) business resource group (BRG), will host "Leveraging Black Music in the New Media Marketplace," an eclectic evening of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Jun 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Two Awards From Diversity Best Practices
CEO, Michael Roth and CDO, Heide Gardner Honored NEW YORK, Jun 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that the company was recognized with two Diversity Best Practices Awards. Michael I. Roth, Chairman and CEO of Interpublic, received a 2011 CEO Diversity
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the William Blair & Company 2011 Annual Growth Stock Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the William Blair & Company 2011 Annual Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011, at 10:30 am Eastern time/9:30 am Central time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Amends Bank Credit Agreement
Extends Maturity and Expands Size NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that on May 31, 2011, the Company amended its existing credit agreement to increase the size of the facility from $650 million to $1 billion and extend the maturity from July 2013 to May 2016.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Sponsor Groundbreaking Seminar at Cannes
  Panel Discussions Will Focus on Women in Creative Roles   NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) and the Interpublic Women's Leadership Network (WLN) today announced that they will sponsor a groundbreaking seminar at this year's Cannes Lions International Festival
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Common Stock Dividend
NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that on May 26, 2011, the company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock of $0.06 per share, payable on June 24, 2011 to holders of record at the close of business on June 10,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at BMO Capital Markets 3rd Annual Advertising & Marketing Services Conference
NEW YORK, May 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the BMO Capital Markets 3rd Annual Advertising & Marketing Services Conference on Thursday, June 2nd, 2011, at 9:45 am Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 39th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, May 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 39th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday May 16th, 2011, at 1:30 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
NEW YORK, Apr 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG): First quarter 2011 revenue increase of 10.3% as reported and organic revenue increase of 9.3% reflecting strong performance at all major units Seasonal operating loss of $45.3 million, improved from a loss of $59.4 million a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Organizational Changes within Mediabrands and Senior Executive Move at McCann Erickson
Mediabrands Advances Client-Centric Strategy; Matt Freeman Moves to McCann as Global Chief Innovation Officer NEW YORK, Apr 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced two key strategic moves at its Mediabrands and McCann Erickson units.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Apr 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011 on the morning of April 28, 2011. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Hosts Investor Day
Announces 2014 Target for Margin Objective NEW YORK, Mar 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) held an Investor Day in New York today. During the event, corporate and agency management presented a comprehensive overview of strategy, operations and finance at the holding company
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Mar 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Host Investor Day
NEW YORK, Mar 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), one of the world's leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing-services companies, announced that it will hold an Investor Day on March 29, 2011, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Wedbush 2011 Technology, Media & Telecommunications Management Access Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Wedbush 2011 Technology, Media & Telecommunications Management Access Conference on Wednesday, March 9th, 2011, at 1:10 pm Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 2011 Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 2011 Media & Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, March 8th, 2011, at 10:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011, at 4:35 pm Eastern time/1:35 pm Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Initiates Quarterly Common Stock Dividend and Announces New Share Repurchase Program
NEW YORK, Feb 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) today announced that on February 24, 2011, the company's Board of Directors initiated a quarterly dividend on IPG common stock and declared a common stock cash dividend of $0.06 per share, payable on March 25, 2011 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
Fourth quarter and full year 2010 organic revenue increase of 11.2% and 7.0% respectively Operating profit increased 23% for the fourth quarter and 61% for full year 2010, to $330.7 million and $548.7 million, respectively Diluted earnings per share increased 50% to $0.36 for the fourth quarter
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Honor Agencies and Individuals at Inclusion Awards
NEW YORK--( BUSINESS WIRE )--On Friday, February 11, 2011, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will host the IPG Inclusion Awards luncheon. The event, sponsored by the IPG Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for Excellence (MERGE), will honor agencies and employees from IPG’s U.S.
Toggle Summary NY Urban League Honors Interpublic Group
First Time Ad Industry Receives Prestigious Honor NEW YORK, Feb 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Today, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) received a Champions of Diversity Award from The New York Urban League, the first time an advertising holding company has received the coveted honor.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jan 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2010 on the morning of February 25, 2011. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Matt Seiler CEO of Mediabrands
NEW YORK, Jan 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has named Matt Seiler to lead Mediabrands, its dynamic media and marketing group that has been a key contributor to the holding company's success in recent years.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Dec 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic's Women's Leadership Network Hosts Event Featuring Catalyst's Ilene H. Lang
  Lang Will Focus on the Current Role of Women in the Business World   NEW YORK, Dec 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Women in the Business World:How Far Have We Really Come and What Can We Do About It? is the topic that will be explored at the IPG (NYSE: IPG) Women's Leadership Network (WLN) national
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 38th Annual Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK, Dec 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 38 th Annual Media & Communications Conference on Monday, December 6 th , 2010, at 10:00 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 2010 Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK, Nov 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 2010 Media & Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, November 17 th , 2010, at 9:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2010 Results
Third quarter reported revenue and organic revenue increase of 9.4%, reflecting increases in client spending and new business wins Third quarter 2010 operating income of $100.2 million, significantly improved from operating income of $58.3 million a year ago Third quarter 2010 diluted earnings per
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Oct 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on the 2010 HRC Corporate Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year
NEW YORK, Oct 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) has earned a 100% rating in the Corporate Equality Index, an annual survey published by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), for its second consecutive year. The list ranks companies based on their policies and practices relating
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Oct 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 on the morning of October 29, 2010. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agencies and Executives Honored at the American Advertising Federation (AAF) 2010 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards
NEW YORK, Sep 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) was recognized at the American Advertising Federation's 2010 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards luncheon during Advertising Week. Chairman and CEO of IPG, Michael I. Roth received one of the day's highest individual
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XIX Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XIX Conference on Thursday, September 23rd, 2010, at 8:50 am Eastern time as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2010 Results
Second quarter reported revenue increased 9.7% with organic revenue growth of 8.5% - reflecting increases in client spending and new business wins Second quarter 2010 operating income of $177.2 million significantly improved from operating income of $96.9 million a year ago Second quarter 2010
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Launch of DLKW Lowe
NEW YORK, Jul 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had completed the acquisition of Delaney Lund Knox Warren (DLKW), following approval of the transaction by Creston shareholders at their July 13th meeting. As had been previously noted, the agency will be
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jul 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010 on the morning of July 29, 2010. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group's Black Employee Network (BEN) Celebrates Black Music Month
NEW YORK, Jul 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- On Tuesday, June 29, 2010, The Black Employee Network of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), commemorated Black Music Month with "A Melodic Merger of Black Artists, Music & Brands: Where the Soul of Black Music Meets Madison Avenue." The evening showcased how
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Jun 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agrees to Acquire Delaney Lund Knox Warren
Agency To Serve as U.K. Hub for Lowe Worldwide, Further Strengthening Growing Global Network DLKW Management, Seeking International Alignment, To Remain in Place and Invest Jointly with Interpublic NEW YORK--Jun 28, 2010 ( BUSINESS WIRE )--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sponsors New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council's 2010 Business Opportunity Expo
NEW YORK, Jun 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) is the lead sponsor of the New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council's Business Opportunity Expo 2010. The Council's expo is considered New York City's top conference on outsourcing to minority businesses.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the William Blair & Company 30th Annual Growth Stock Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the William Blair & Company 30th Annual Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 15th, 2010, at 5:10 pm Eastern time/4:10 pm Central time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at BMO Capital Markets 2nd Annual Advertising & Marketing Services Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present BMO Capital Markets 2nd Annual Advertising & Marketing Services Conference on Thursday, June 10th, 2010, at 10:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at RBC Capital Markets 2010 Technology, Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK, Jun 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at RBC Capital Markets 2010 Technology, Media & Communications Conference on Wednesday, June 9th, 2010, at 9:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein 26th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference
NEW YORK, May 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Sanford C. Bernstein 26th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Thursday, June 3rd, 2010, at 3:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary IPG Announces Final Results of Its Tender Offer for up to 370,000 Shares of Its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (CUSIP Nos. 460690 803 and 460690 407)
NEW YORK, May 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ("IPG") (NYSE:IPG) announced today the final results of its offer to purchase for cash up to 370,000 shares of its outstanding 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Preferred Shares") at
Toggle Summary IPG Announces Preliminary Results of Its Tender Offer for up to 370,000 Shares of Its 5 ¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (Cusip Nos. 460690 803 and 460690 407)
NEW YORK, May 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ("IPG") (NYSE:IPG) announced today the preliminary results of its offer to purchase for cash up to 370,000 shares of its outstanding 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Preferred
Toggle Summary IPG Announces Purchase Price for Its Tender Offer for up to 370,000 Shares of Its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (CUSIP Nos. 460690 803 and 460690 407)
NEW YORK, May 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ("IPG") (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has set a purchase price of $869.86 per share (the "Purchase Price") in connection with its previously announced offer to purchase for cash up to 370,000 shares of its
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Services Conference
NEW YORK, May 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Services Conference on Monday, May 24th, 2010, at 4:30 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 38th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, May 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 38th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday May 17th, 2010, at 3:10 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at Jefferies 6th Annual Global Internet, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, May 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at Jefferies 6th Annual Internet, Media and Telecom Conference on Tuesday, May 11th, 2010, at 1:00 pm Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2010 Results
First quarter revenue increased 1.2% as reported and organic revenue decrease moderated to 2.9% from the first quarter of 2009, reflecting broader economic stabilization Salaries and related expenses decreased 1.7% as reported and 5.7% organically from the same period last year, demonstrating
Toggle Summary IPG Announces Tender Offer for up to 370,000 Shares of Its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (CUSIP Nos. 460690 803 and 460690 407)
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (“IPG”) ( NYSE : IPG - News ) announced today the commencement of an offer by IPG to purchase for cash up to 370,000 shares of its outstanding 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (the “Preferred Shares”).
Toggle Summary Employee Groups from Interpublic Group and Time Inc. Partner with Logo to Support Hetrick-Martin Institute
NEW YORK, Apr 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --On Monday, April 19, 2010, the GLBT employee affinity groups of Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) and Time Inc. (NYSE: TWX) held a fundraiser featuring RuPaul's Drag Race to benefit the Hetrick-Martin Institute, home of the Harvey Milk High School.
Toggle Summary The Following Statement Was Jointly Issued Today by MDC Partners, KBS+P and Interpublic Group, McCann Worldgroup
NEW YORK, Apr 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --MDC Partners and KBS+P and Interpublic and McCann are pleased to announce the resolution of their dispute and settlement of the lawsuit. The terms of the agreement are as follows: (1) There is no admission of wrongdoing on the part of any individuals or
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2010 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Apr 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010 on the morning of April 29, 2010. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Mar 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Brazil Agency CUBOCC
NEW YORK, Mar 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today the acquisition of CUBOCC (http://www.cubo.cc), an advertising and marketing services company based in Brazil that specializes in new media and digital marketing. CUBOCC will remain a stand-alone unit that will
Toggle Summary Interpublic Enters Third Year of Howard Adopt-A-Team Program
Program is Key Component of Overall Diversity and Inclusion Agenda NEW YORK, Mar 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that as part of its continuing effort to increase the role of minority populations in the advertising industry, it will sponsor the Howard
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results
Global economic downturn impacted top line revenue, leading to 8.2% organic revenue decrease for the fourth quarter of 2009 and 10.8% organic decrease for full year 2009 Organic decrease in operating expenses, excluding incremental severance, was 8.0% for the fourth quarter of 2009 and 9.6% for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at Credit Suisse Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Credit Suisse Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference on Monday, March 8th, 2010, at 9:30 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010, at 4:35 pm Eastern time/1:35 pm Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agencies Receive Top Honors from Advertising Age and Adweek
NEW YORK, Jan 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced that its agencies have posted outstanding results in the lists of top industry honors released yesterday by leading trade publications Advertising Age and Adweek. The holding company's performance, across a variety of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Management Succession at McCann Worldgroup
Effective April 1, Nick Brien to Assume CEO Role; John Dooner Remains Chairman to Ensure Transition   NEW YORK, Jan 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Nick Brien has been designated to succeed John Dooner as CEO of McCann Worldgroup.
Toggle Summary CORRECTING and REPLACINGInterpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jan 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- First graph, first sentence of release should read: Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2009 on the morning of February 26, 2010 (sted: xxx on the morning of February 26, 2009).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jan 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2009 on the morning of February 26, 2009. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary IPG Appoints Julie Connors as Senior Vice President Audit and Chief Risk Officer
NEW YORK, Jan 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Julie Connors, a Partner at Deloitte & Touche and one of the leaders of the firm's enterprise risk and internal audit practices, is joining IPG as Senior Vice President Audit and Chief Risk Officer. Ms.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Dec 15, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 37th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 37 th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference in New York City on December 7th, 2009 , at 11:00 a.m. , as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Launches New Micro Site Focused on Pro Bono Activity
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 24, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced a new addition to its website, interpublic.com , which will feature pro bono work created by its agencies. The new site, interpublicgivesback.com , can be accessed independently or via the corporate
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2009 Results
Global economic downturn continues to impact top line revenue, leading to 14.2% organic revenue decrease for the third quarter of 2009 and 11.8% organic decrease year-to-date Organic decrease in operating expenses, excluding severance, was 12.5% for the third quarter of 2009 and 10.2% year-to-date
Toggle Summary Interpublic Aligns Deutsch Inc. and Lowe Worldwide
Deutsch To Assume Management Oversight of Lowe Operations in North America Under Leadership of Linda Sawyer Deutsch New York to Absorb Lowe NY Office Moves Further Strengthen Lowe Worldwide, Adding Dynamic U.S. Hub Agency to Growing Global Network Deutsch Gains Access to Global Presence to Secure
Toggle Summary Interpublic Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Gala Reception and Screening of Johanna Bermúdez-Ruiz's Film Sugar Pathways
NEW YORK, Oct 14, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- On Friday, October 9, 2009, Interpublic Group's (NYSE: IPG) Hispanic/Latino Heritage Group, SOMOS, in partnership with their colleagues from IPG's Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for Excellence (MERGE), celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a Gala
Toggle Summary Interpublic Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Gala Reception and Screening of Johanna Bermudez-Ruiz's Film Sugar Pathways
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 14, 2009-- On Friday, October 9, 2009 , Interpublic Group’s (NYSE: IPG) Hispanic/Latino Heritage Group , SOMOS, in partnership with their colleagues from IPG’s Multicultural Employee Resource Groups for Excellence (MERGE), celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 30, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009 on the morning of October 28, 2009 . Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Exchange Offer for 10.0% Senior Notes due 2017
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 25, 2009-- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has commenced an offer to exchange any and all of its $600,000,000 10.0% Senior Notes due 2017, which are subject to transfer restrictions under the Federal securities laws, for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 17, 2009-- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Receives Perfect Score on the 2010 HRC Corporate Equality Index
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 14, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) has earned a 100% rating in the Corporate Equality Index, an annual survey published by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). The list ranks companies based on their policies and practices relating to gay, lesbian, bisexual and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XVIII Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XVII Conference on Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 , at 12:45 pm Eastern time , as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2009 Results
Global economic downturn impacts top line results, leading to 14.5% organic revenue decrease for the second quarter of 2009 and 10.5% Organic decrease year-to-date Organic decrease in operating expenses, excluding severance, was 11.8% for the second quarter of 2009 and 9.0% year-to-date NEW YORK
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Completion of its Tender Offers
NEW YORK, Jul 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the completion of its tender offers for (i) any and all of its 5.40% Notes due 2009 (CUSIP No. 460690AU4) (the "2009 Notes"), and (ii) up to $500 million in aggregate principal amount of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Moves to Build on Success at Lowe Worldwide
Michael Wall Joins as Global CEO Chairman Tony Wright Names Management Committee Steve Gatfield Moves into Part-Time Role as IPG EVP NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) Chairman and CEO Michael Roth and Lowe Worldwide Chairman Tony Wright today announced a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 24, 2009-- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 23, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009 on the morning of July 28, 2009 . Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Early Settlement of its Tender Offers
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 22, 2009-- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the results of the early settlement of tender offers for its 5.40% Notes due 2009 (CUSIP No. 460690AU4) (the “2009 Notes”) and 7.25% Notes due 2011 (CUSIP No.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Issues $600 Million of 10.0% Senior Notes Due 2017
NEW YORK, Jun 15, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today the closing of its private placement of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its 10.0% Senior Notes due 2017. The net proceeds were approximately $572 million after deducting
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of 10.0% Senior Notes Due 2017
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2009-- On June 10, 2009 , The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) agreed to sell $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its 10.0% Senior Notes due 2017. The expected net proceeds will be approximately $572 million after deducting discounts,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Offering of Debt Securities
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2009-- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) today announced that it has launched an offering of $500 million principal amount of senior unsecured notes with an eight-year tenor. Interpublic intends to apply the proceeds from the offering of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Tender Offer for Outstanding Debt Securities
NEW YORK, Jun 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has commenced cash tender offers for outstanding debt securities of three series. The tender offers are set forth in an offer to purchase dated June 8, 2009.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at Credit Suisse Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Credit Suisse Global Media and Communications Convergence Conference on Wednesday, June 10th, 2009 , at 12:00 pm Eastern time / 9:00 am Pacific time , as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the William Blair & Company 29th Annual Growth Stock Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the William Blair & Company 29th Annual Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 9th, 2009 , at 3:30 pm Eastern time / 2:30 pm Central time , as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Settlement Election in Connection with Outstanding Warrants
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today made a required announcement under its warrant agreement dated as of June 13, 2006 , which was entered into in connection with its ELF financing transaction. The company said that, should there be any settlement related
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein 25th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 26, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Sanford C. Bernstein 25th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Friday, May 29th, 2009 , at 9:00 am Eastern time , as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Hosts Inaugural New York MERGE Awards
Event Honors Agencies and Employees on Diversity and Inclusion Issues NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 21, 2009-- Today Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) hosted the inaugural New York MERGE Awards breakfast where it honored agencies and employees from the New York region who have shown leadership in
Toggle Summary IPG Appoints Martin Walsh to Lead GM Relationship
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 20, 2009-- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Martin Walsh , a senior GM executive with experience across the carmaker’s divisions and international operations, has joined IPG to serve in a new role that will oversee and coordinate the marketing
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 8, 2009-- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Wednesday, May 20th, 2009 , at 11:20 am Eastern time , as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2009 Results
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 28, 2009-- Summary Organic revenue decrease of 5.6% relative to last year’s first quarter reflects impact of global recession on client spend Effective cost controls result in seasonal net loss available to IPG common stockholders of $73.9 million, compared to $69.7
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2009 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Apr 06, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009 on the morning of April 28, 2009. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 27, 2009-- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results
Reported revenue growth of 6.2% and organic revenue growth of 3.8% for the full year 2008 Operating margin of 8.5% for the full year, in line with previously stated goals Cash flow from operations of $865 million for 2008 compared to $298 million for 2007 Full year diluted E.P.S.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 17th Annual Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 13, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 17th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference on Monday, March 2, 2009, at 9:10 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Earnings Release
NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jan. 13, 2009 -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2008 on the morning of February 27, 2009 . Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 36th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK, Dec 01, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 36th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference in New York City on December 9th, 2008, at 2:30 p.m. Eastern, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary Two Interpublic Executives Honored by AAF
Tom Gruhler of McCann Worldgroup and Stephen Stoute of Translation Consultation + Brand Imaging Inducted into AAF's Advertising Hall of Achievement NEW YORK, Nov 18, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic (NYSE:IPG) executives Tom Gruhler, EVP Global Account Director, McCann Worldgroup and Steve
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2008--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2008 Results
Reported revenue growth of 11.5% and organic revenue growth of 7.6% for the third quarter of 2008. Operating margin increased to 6.7% for Q3 2008 from 3.3% for same period in 2007. Third quarter E.P.S. of $0.08 compared with a loss of $0.06 for the same period in 2007.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Oct 07, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2008 on October 28, 2008. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Sep 23, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sponsors 2nd Annual West Coast Supplier Diversity Trade Fair on August 20, 2008
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2008--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) sponsored the 2nd Annual West Coast Supplier Diversity Trade Fair on August 20th at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, California. The event was jointly sponsored by the Southern California Minority Business Development
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Acquire Stake in HUGE
Holding Company Adds Leading Creator of Online Businesses NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 30, 2008--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has reached agreement to acquire a strategic interest in HUGE, a leading independent interactive agency that takes clients beyond online
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2008 Results
Reported revenue growth of 11.1% and organic revenue growth of 6.3% for the second quarter of 2008. Operating margin increased to 10.9% for Q2 2008 from 8.8% for the same period in 2007. Company remains on track to meet 2008 financial objectives. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 30, 2008--In BW5556
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Strategic Transaction in Middle East and North Africa Region
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 29, 2008--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has concluded an important transaction in the Middle East and North Africa region, increasing its stake in the Middle East Communication Networks (MCN) from a minority position to 51% ownership.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Enters into New Credit Agreement
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 21, 2008--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has entered into a three-year revolving credit facility with a syndicate of banks. The facility provides for borrowings of up to US$335 million, of which US$200 million is available
Toggle Summary IPG Moves to Build on Success in Media Operations - Creates 'Mediabrands' to Lead Holding Company's Media Assets and Names Nick Brien as President and CEO
Matt Seiler to Join from PHD as Global CEO of UM Michael Hudes Leaving ClearChannel to Become President, Diversified Media Services and Strategic Development at Mediabrands NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 2008--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today a new structure and a number of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jul 08, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2008 on July 30, 2008. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sponsors Women's Empowerment Event in New York
WEEN, Girl Scout & Interpublic Partnership Focuses on Urban Female Community NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 26, 2008--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) will be a corporate sponsor for the career development segment of the upcoming Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN) Don't Judge Me...EmPower Me
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 26, 2008--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present at the Deutsche Bank Securities 16th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 2, 2008--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank Securities 16th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference in New York City on June 9, 2008, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Strategic Decisions Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2008--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Strategic Decisions Conference 2008 in New York City on May 28, 2008, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day
Toggle Summary Interpublic Women's Leadership Network Sponsors Live Webcast Event
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2008--The Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) Women's Leadership Network (WLN), an IPG-wide organization that promotes the advancement, retention and recruitment of women, sponsored a live webcast event on April 29th in Chicago. The event was simulcast in 12 markets around the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Agreement to Settle SEC Claims
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2008--IPG announced today that it has been informed by the SEC that the Commission has concluded its investigation into the company's past financial reporting practices, begun in 2002. Further, IPG and the SEC have agreed on a settlement of all charges brought by
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2008 Results
Continued Progress in Organic Revenue Growth and Cost Control Drives Significant Improvement in Profitability NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 30, 2008--Interpublic Summary Revenue First quarter 2008 revenue of $1.49 billion, compared to $1.36 billion the same period a year ago.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2008 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Apr 02, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2008 on April 30, 2008. Following the release, the company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Expiration and Results of Put Option for 4.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 17, 2008--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that holders of $190,795,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 4.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes") validly delivered purchase notices for their Notes prior to the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 10, 2008--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2007 Results
Significant improvement in profitability driven by organic revenue growth and cost control Net income applicable to common stockholders swings to $131.3 million for full-year 2007 from loss of ($79.3) million in 2006 Company achieves compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley standards Turnaround remains on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bear Stearns 21st Annual Media Conference
NEW YORK, Feb 27, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Bear Stearns 21st Annual Media Conference on March 10, 2008, at 10:20 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the Investor
Toggle Summary Heide Gardner Honored by the Network Journal as One of Its '25 Influential Black Women in Business'
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2008--Heide Gardner, Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity & Inclusion of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), has been selected as one of the "25 Influential Black Women in Business" by The Network Journal, New York tri-state area's premier business magazine
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Put Option Notification for 4.50% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2023
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2008--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is notifying holders of its 4.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 (the "Notes") that they have the right, pursuant to the terms of the Notes, to require Interpublic to purchase
Toggle Summary Interpublic to be Minority Partner in New Multicultural Advertising Agency
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2008--Steve Stoute and Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter announced today that they will form a new advertising agency dedicated to reaching the multicultural consumer. The firm will be majority owned by Mr. Stoute, 37, and Mr. Carter, 38, with Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG)
Toggle Summary Alec Gerster to Retire from Initiative
Will be Succeeded as Worldwide Chairman and CEO by Richard Beaven NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2008--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Alec Gerster will retire from his position as Chairman and CEO Initiative Worldwide, effective March 1.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2008--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2007 on the morning of February 29, 2008. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Initiative Wins Hyundai/Kia Account
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2008--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) confirmed today that its Initiative unit has been named media agency of record by Hyundai Motors America and Kia Motors America. The decision concludes a competitive review process that began in October 2007.
Toggle Summary CORRECTING and REPLACING Interpublic Group to Present at the Citigroup 18th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK, Jan 02, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The time for the Citigroup 18th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference should read: 5:50 p.m. Eastern/3:50 p.m. Mountain (sted 6:50 p.m. Eastern/ 3:50 p.m. Pacific). The corrected release reads: INTERPUBLIC GROUP TO PRESENT AT THE CITIGROUP 18TH
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Citigroup 18th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 2, 2008--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Citigroup 18th Annual Media & Telecommunications Conference in Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday, January 8th, 2008, at 6:50 p.m. Eastern / 3:50 p.m. Pacific, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Qwest Communications Selects Draftfcb as Agency of Record
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE:Q) today announced that Draftfcb of Chicago has been selected as a strategic partner and agency of record for Qwest's consumer advertising programs. The decision follows an extensive account review.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2007--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 35th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 27, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 35th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference in New York City on December 3rd, 2007, at 10:00 a.m., as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Exchange of $200 Million of Convertible Notes
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has completed the previously announced exchange of $200 million aggregate principal amount of new 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 for the same principal amount of its old
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Exchange of $200 Million of Convertible Notes
Initial Put Date Extended from 2008 to 2013 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has agreed to exchange $200 million aggregate principal amount of new 4.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 for the same principal
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months 2007 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2007--Summary -- Revenue -- Third quarter 2007 revenue of $1.56 billion, compared to $1.45 billion the same period a year ago. Nine months 2007 revenue of $4.57 billion, compared to $4.31 billion in 2006. -- Organic revenue increase of 5.7% compared to the third
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Branded Entertainment Shop
Translation Consulting + Brand Imaging to Operate as Stand-alone Unit NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has acquired Translation Consulting + Brand Imaging, a leading branded entertainment agency.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Elects Mary Guilfoile to Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2007--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has elected Mary Guilfoile, 53, to its Board of Directors. Ms. Guilfoile, currently Chairman of MG Advisors, Inc., will join the board immediately and will serve on the audit committee.
Toggle Summary Interpublic and BzzAgent Form Strategic Partnership to Deliver Word-of-Mouth Media Campaigns
Agreement Provides Preferred Partner Status for Interpublic Agencies and Clients NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with BzzAgent, Inc., an international word-of-mouth media network, to facilitate the
Toggle Summary Subaru Selects Carmichael Lynch for Creative and Media Duties
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that its Carmichael Lynch unit has been selected by Subaru of America as lead agency for the client's creative and media assignments. Carmichael Lynch won the account without a review.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 15, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2007 on the morning of November 1, 2007. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Executives to Be Honored by The ADCOLOR(TM) Industry Coalition's First-Ever ADCOLOR Awards
Inaugural ADCOLOR(TM) Awards to Recognize Outstanding Achievements of 15 Diverse Professionals NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2007--The ADCOLOR(TM) Industry Coalition and The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Marcio Moreira, Heide Gardner and Lauren Tucker will be honored as
Toggle Summary Interpublic Commences Exchange Offer for Its Floating Rate Notes Due 2010
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the launch of an offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding $250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of old unregistered Floating Rate Notes due 2010 for its new Floating Rate Notes
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Merrill Lynch Media & Entertainment Conference
NEW YORK, Sep 05, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Merrill Lynch Media & Entertainment Conference in Los Angeles, California on Tuesday, September 18, 2007, at 12:00 pm Pacific Time / 3:00 pm Eastern Time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Sponsors West Coast Supplier Diversity Fair
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) held its first-ever industry-wide West Coast supplier diversity trade fair today in Hollywood, CA. During the event, held at the Pacific Design Center (PDC), minority-owned businesses met with agency representatives from top
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 16, 2007--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half 2007 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG): Summary Revenue Second quarter 2007 revenue of $1.65 billion, compared to $1.53 billion the same period a year ago. First half 2007 revenue of $3.01 billion, compared to $2.86 billion in 2006.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Two Major Transactions in Key Growth Market
Increasing Stakes with Powerful, Long-Term Partners Further Strengthens Leadership Position in India NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 31, 2007--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has concluded its second major transaction in India, purchasing the remaining equity in FCB Ulka.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Elects Jocelyn Carter-Miller to Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 30, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has elected Jocelyn Carter-Miller, 50, to its Board of Directors. Ms. Carter-Miller, currently President of TechEdventures, Inc., will join the board immediately.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2007 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Jul 17, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2007 on the morning of August 7, 2007. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Launches Mobile Marketing Agency In Joint Venture with Velti, Leading Mobile Technology Company
New Company Ansible to Operate Globally as Independent Unit and Shared Resource for all Interpublic Agencies NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 16, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has formed Ansible, a dedicated mobile marketing agency, in a joint venture with Velti (LSE: VEL), a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 28, 2007--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Donate $1 Million to VCU Adcenter
Gift to be used to help fund acclaimed graduate advertising school's new building, attract next generation of diverse advertising and marketing leaders NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 15, 2007--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it will donate $1 million toward a development
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Development in SEC Investigation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 14, 2007--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today a development in the investigation being conducted by the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission into the Company's restatements announced in 2002 and 2005.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank 15th Annual Media & Telecom Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Deutsche Bank 15th Annual Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, June 4, 2007, at 7:30 am Eastern time. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the Investor
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2007 Results
Net Loss Narrows Compared to Year Ago NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG): Summary Revenue First quarter 2007 revenue of $1.36 billion, compared to $1.33 billion the same period a year ago. Organic revenue increase of 1.6% compared to the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Emerging Media Lab and Joost(TM) Announce Strategic Partnership
Ten Interpublic Clients to Participate in Joost Launch LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2007--The Interpublic Emerging Media Lab announced today that it has entered into a year-long strategic relationship with Joost(TM) (www.joost.com), the world's first broadcast-quality Internet television
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2007 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2007 on the morning of May 10, 2007. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Best-in-Class Search Marketing Agency
Reprise Media to Operate as Stand-Alone Unit and Shared Resource for all Interpublic Agencies NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 11, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Reprise Media, Inc., a leading provider of search engine marketing (SEM) solutions and the
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Participate in J&J Media Review
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 30, 2007--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) released the following statement today: "Johnson & Johnson has today informed us, along with its other media agencies, of its decision to review media planning and buying, driven by their recent acquisition of Pfizer Consumer
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5-1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bank of America 2007 Media, Telecommunications & Entertainment Conference
NEW YORK, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Bank of America 2007 Media, Telecommunications & Entertainment Conference on Wednesday, March 28, 2007, at 9:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2006 Results
Organic growth in 2006 overcomes revenue deficit from 2005 losses Full-year 2006 net loss narrows markedly Significant progress on financial controls NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2007--Interpublic: Summary Revenue Fourth quarter 2006 organic revenue increase of 0.4% compared to the same
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Media Conference
NEW YORK, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Media Conference on Monday, March 5, 2007, at 11:40 am Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic and Spongecell Form Strategic Partnership
Will Pursue Joint Initiatives in Event and Promotions Management Technology NEW YORK, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has formed a partnership with Spongecell, a Web services company that has developed innovative event management technology allowing
Toggle Summary Interpublic's Emerging Media Lab Announces Top Trends for the Next Year
Announced During Video-cast Available on www.interpublic.com NEW YORK, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Johnson, Executive Director of Interpublic's Emerging Media Lab, today announced his pick of the top five trends in emerging media for the next year. They are: * The physical and digital worlds
Toggle Summary Bant Breen to Lead the Futures Marketing Group
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2007--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has tapped Bant Breen, 35, currently Director of Strategic Development and Innovation for Interpublic, as President of The Futures Marketing Group. The group was created as a part of Interpublic's new
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2006 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced that it will release earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2006 on the morning of February 28, 2007. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic and Sir Frank Lowe Agree to Withdraw Claims
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2007--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has withdrawn its Statement of Claim against Sir Frank Lowe before the American Arbitration Association. In exchange for this withdrawal, Sir Frank has agreed to withdraw his
Toggle Summary CORRECTING and REPLACING Interpublic Group to Present at the Citigroup 17th Annual Entertainment Media and Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2007--In BW5956 issued Jan. 3, 2007: First graph, first sentence of release dated Jan. 3, 2007 should read: xxx at 3:10 p.m. Pacific/6:10 p.m. Eastern time, as scheduled (sted xxx at 3:10 p.m. Eastern/12:10 p.m. Pacific time, as scheduled).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Citigroup 17th Annual Entertainment Media and Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2007--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Citigroup 17th Annual Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday, January 10, 2007, at 3:10 p.m. Eastern/12:10 p.m. Pacific time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Receipt of Tenders and Acceptance for Exchange of All of Its Floating Rate Notes Due 2008 in Exchange for New Floating Rate Notes Due 2010
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2006--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has received tenders of $250 million aggregate principal amount representing all of its outstanding Floating Rate Notes due 2008 (the "old notes") in connection with its previously
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present at the UBS 34th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 34th Annual Global Media & Communications Conference in New York City on December 4th, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Credit Suisse Global Media and Telecom Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 8th Annual Credit Suisse Media and Telecom Week Conference in New York City on December 4, 2006, at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time, as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A and Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2006--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock and a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Offer to Exchange New Floating Rate Notes Due 2010 for up to $250 Million of Its Floating Rate Notes Due 2008
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 22, 2006--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has launched an offer to exchange up to $250 million principal amount of its new Floating Rate Notes due 2010 (the "new notes") for the same principal amount of its old Floating
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Exchange of $400 Million Convertible Notes
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2006--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has completed the previously announced exchange of $400 million aggregate principal amount of new 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 for the same principal amount of its old
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Exchange of $400 Million of Convertible Notes
Initial Put Date Extended from 2008 to 2012 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2006--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has agreed to exchange $400 million aggregate principal amount of new 4.25% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 for the same principal
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Nine Months Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2006--Interpublic (NYSE:IPG): Summary: -- Revenue -- Third quarter 2006 revenue of $1.45 billion, compared to $1.44 billion the same period a year ago. Nine months 2006 revenue of $4.31 billion, compared to $4.38 billion during the first nine months of 2005.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Elects William Kerr to Board of Directors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has elected William T. Kerr, 65, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Kerr, currently Chairman of the Meredith Corporation, will join the board immediately. "Bill Kerr is a terrific addition to our board,"
Toggle Summary Interpublic Aligns Media Assets to Meet Evolving Client Needs
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced an innovative alignment of its media assets that will position the company to better meet the needs of clients in today's world of empowered consumers and fast-changing media choices.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2006 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2006 on the morning of November 8, 2006. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bank of America 36th Annual Investment Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 11, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Bank of America 36th Annual Investment Conference in San Francisco on Monday, September 18, 2006 at 10:30 AM Pacific Time (1:30 PM Eastern Time), as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A and Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2006--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock and a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Second Quarter and First Half Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2006--Interpublic (NYSE:IPG): Summary: -- Revenue -- Second quarter 2006 revenue of $1.53 billion, compared to $1.61 billion the same period a year ago. First half 2006 revenue of $2.86 billion, compared to $2.94 billion during the first six months of 2005.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter 2006 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 19, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2006 on the morning of August 9, 2006. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic and Facebook Forge Strategic Partnership
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 28, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Facebook, the social utility that allows people to share information online. As part of the agreement, Interpublic will participate in marketing programs
Toggle Summary FCB Johannesburg Wins Cannes Grand Prix in Press for Lego Periscope
CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 22, 2006--The FCB office in Johannesburg, South Africa was awarded the highest Grand Prix honor in the Press Category at the 53rd annual Cannes International Advertising Festival. FCB is a part of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG).
Toggle Summary Universal McCann Australia Wins Cannes Media Grand Prix and Cannes Media Agency of the Year
Agency's Second Cannes Media Grand Prix for Unilever CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 2006--Universal McCann Australia has swept the Media awards at this year's Cannes International Advertising Festival by winning the Grand Prix and Agency of the Year awards, proudly accepted at today's
Toggle Summary Kevin Allen Joins Lowe Worldwide as Vice Chairman
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 15, 2006-- Lowe Worldwide, a unit of The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), announced today that Kevin Allen will join its management ranks on July 3rd as Vice Chairman. His responsibilities will include global marketing and business development.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Capital Markets Transaction
NEW YORK, Jun 13, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) reported today that it has closed a new financing providing it with a $750 million standby liquidity facility, on the terms previously announced on June 7, 2006. The financing includes the issuance of warrants
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A and Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Jun 09, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock and a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative
Toggle Summary Interpublic Prices Capital Markets Transaction; New Stand-by Credit Facility Will Replace Existing Credit Agreement
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 7, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has priced a transaction that accesses the capital markets to provide it with a new source of committed stand-by liquidity and a new letter of credit facility.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Planned Capital Markets Transaction to Replace Its Existing Stand-by Liquidity Facility
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is planning an innovative transaction that will access the capital markets to provide it with a new source of committed stand-by liquidity and a new letter of credit facility.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Will Bring Together FCB and Draft Units; New Organization Will Deliver Full Range of Creative, Integrated and Accountable Marketing Programs; Howard Draft to Lead Combined Operations
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it will bring its Draft and FCB units together to create a global integrated marketing organization with a single management team and P&L. Draft FCB Group, the new entity that will emerge, represents a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Shareholders Overwhelmingly Support Board and Management Recommendations
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2006--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) today held its 2005 Annual Meeting in New York. During the meeting, its board members and management resolutions received overwhelming support from shareholders. 88.5% of the total outstanding shares, or 385,758,248, voted either in
Toggle Summary Lowe London CEO To Leave Company
NEW YORK, May 10, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lowe London confirmed today that, following a period of suspension, Garry Lace has resigned from the company with immediate effect. Neither the company nor Garry Lace will be making any further statement in respect of his resignation and have agreed that
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2006--Interpublic (NYSE:IPG): Summary: -- Revenue -- First quarter 2006 revenue of $1.33 billion, essentially flat compared to the same period a year ago. -- Organic revenue increase of 4.8% compared to the first quarter of 2005, with approximately half of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter 2006 Earnings Release
NEW YORK, May 02, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2006 on the morning of May 10, 2006. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Clarifies Earlier Announcement
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2006--Frank Borelli, the current Presiding Director of Interpublic (NYSE: IPG), will be leaving this position at the 2006 shareholder meeting in May, when his term concludes. At that point, Richard Goldstein will commence as the new Presiding Director of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Board Enhances Company's Corporate Governance Policies
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that its Board of Directors took action on a number of corporate governance initiatives as part of its ongoing effort to place the company at the forefront of best practices.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Bank of America Media, Telecommunications and Entertainment Conference
NEW YORK, Mar 28, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at Bank of America's Media, Telecommunications and Entertainment Conference in New York City on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 2:50 PM Eastern Time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Holds First-Ever Investor Day; Corporate and Operating Unit Management Gather in New York for Day-Long Event
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 27, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) held its first-ever Investor Day today in New York. During the day-long event, held at the Puck Building, management presented the company's extensive range of agencies and communications offerings, detailed the status of its
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2005 Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 22, 2006--Interpublic: Summary: -- Revenue -- Fourth quarter 2005 revenue of $1.9 billion, a decrease of 1.7% organically and 3.6% as reported, compared to the same period a year ago. -- Revenue of $6.3 billion for the full-year 2005, a decrease of 0.7% organically
Toggle Summary Interpublic Co-Chairman Will Retire, To Become Chairman Emeritus
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 17, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Co-Chairman David Bell is retiring, will become Chairman Emeritus and will have an ongoing consulting relationship with the company. "We support David's decision to make this transition," said
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Full Year 2005 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 9, 2006--In BW5416 issued March 9, 2006: Insert the following clause within first sentence of third graph: xxx ,consistent with previous disclosure,. The sentence should read: Management expects that it will receive an unqualified opinion on the company's 2005
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2006--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on April 17, 2006 to holders
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2006--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on March 15, 2006 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Joseph Farrelly Chief Information Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 3, 2006--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Joseph Farrelly, 61, has joined the company as Chief Information Officer. In this role, Mr. Farrelly assumes responsibility for strengthening and integrating the holding company's information technology
Toggle Summary New Roles for Tony Wright and Steve Gatfield at Lowe Worldwide
NEW YORK, Feb 23, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic announced today that Steve Gatfield has been named Chief Executive Officer of Lowe Worldwide. Tony Wright will remain with the agency and become its Chairman, reporting to the CEO. Both executives will assume their new roles effective in March.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Clarifies Earlier Agency Statement
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2006--Earlier today one of our smaller agencies released a statement concerning Interpublic's (NYSE: IPG) decision to not issue a bond in support of potential new business. To clarify, our decision had absolutely nothing to do with our ability to secure this $1
Toggle Summary Interpublic Hires Bant Breen as Director of Strategic Development and Innovation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2006--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has hired Bant Breen as Senior Vice President, Director of Strategic Development and Innovation. Breen will play a key role in driving Interpublic's strategic agenda in areas such as
Toggle Summary Interpublic Initiates Proceedings against Sir Frank Lowe
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2006-- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) disclosed today that it has initiated proceedings against Frank Lowe, the former head of its Lowe Worldwide agency network, for violation of contractual and fiduciary duties arising from his tenure as the head of its Lowe
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Host Investor Day on March 27, 2006
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), one of the world's leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing-services companies, announced today that it will hold an Investor Day on March 27, 2006, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., in New York City.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Media Names Chief Financial Officer; Terri M. Santisi Brings Extensive Media and Entertainment Expertise, Strong Strategic Business and Financial Credentials
NEW YORK, Jan 06, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Earlier today, Mark Rosenthal, Chairman and Chief Executive of Interpublic Media, the media operation of The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), announced the appointment of Terri M. Santisi as Chief Financial Officer. Ms.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Citigroup 16th Annual Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2006--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at Citigroup's 16th Annual Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference in Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday, January 10, 2006, at 11:45 a.m. Eastern/9:45 a.m. Mountain time, as scheduled.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2005--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $11.8125 per share on its 5 1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on January 17, 2006 to
Toggle Summary Interpublic Promotes Gatfield and Krakowsky to New Strategic Roles
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 16, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had added to the responsibilities of two senior executives. Effective immediately, Stephen Gatfield, previously Executive Vice President, Global Operations and Innovation, has been named Executive
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Marjorie Altschuler EVP, Chief Growth Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Marjorie Altschuler will be joining the company as Executive Vice President, Chief Growth Officer. Ms. Altschuler will assume the task of building on Interpublic's organic growth and collaboration
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the UBS 33rd Annual Global Media Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2005--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the UBS 33rd Annual Global Media Conference in New York City on December 5, 2005, at 2:30 p.m., as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of the conference on the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the CSFB Global Media Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2005--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Credit Suisse First Boston 7th Annual Global Media Week Conference in New York City on December 5, 2005, at 9:40 a.m., as scheduled. A link to the live webcast will be posted on the day of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Nov 18, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on December 15, 2005 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Third Quarter and Year to Date Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2005--Interpublic: Summary: -- Revenue -- Third quarter 2005 revenue of $1.44 billion, a decrease of 2.6% organically and 3.3% due to net business dispositions. Accordingly, revenue was down 5.1% compared to the same period a year ago.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Release
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2005--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter and first nine months of 2005 on the morning of November 9, 2005. The company will hold a conference call for investors at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Offering of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has completed a private offering of its 5.25% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Shares") to qualified institutional buyers.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 19, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that on October 18, 2005, it priced a private offering of its 5.25% Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Shares") to qualified institutional buyers.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Planned Private Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it is planning a private offering of cumulative convertible perpetual preferred stock (the "Shares") to qualified institutional buyers. The expected gross proceeds will be $500,000,000, plus up to an
Toggle Summary Interpublic Files 10-K/A
New York, NY (October 17, 2005) – The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) said that today it has amended its 2004 10-K filed September 30, 2005 to correct certain tax-related matters and a number of typographical errors. The company also stated that the amended filing has no impact on its annual
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces 2005 Annual Shareholders' Meeting and Record Date
NEW YORK, Oct 05, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that its board of directors has called its 2005 annual meeting of shareholders to be held on November 14, 2005. The record date for determining which shareholders of Interpublic are
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces 2004 and 2005 Results; Restatement of 2000-2004 Results Complete
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 30, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) today released results for 2004 and the first two quarters of 2005. The company also provided detail on its restatement of results for periods from 2000 and prior through the nine months ended 2004.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Provides Conference Call Details
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 28, 2005--As previously announced, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will hold a conference call for investors on Friday, September 30, 2005 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its financial results for 2004 and the first half of 2005, as well as to detail its
Toggle Summary Interpublic Expects to File by September 30; Company Will Restate Earnings from 2000-2004
NEW YORK, Sep 15, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) disclosed today that it remains on track to meet its goal of filing financial results for the full year 2004 and the first two quarters of 2005 by September 30. The company had previously announced that it was reviewing its
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Redemption of Its 7 7/8% Notes Due 2005
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that on August 26, 2005, it completed the redemption of $250,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 7 7/8% Notes due 2005 (CUSIP No. 460690AK6) (representing the entire outstanding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2005--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on September 15, 2005 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Nick Brien CEO of Universal McCann; Global Player to Lead Media Powerhouse
NEW YORK, Aug 05, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has hired Nick Brien to serve as Chief Executive Officer and President of Universal McCann. Mr. Brien, 43, comes to Interpublic after a long career at Publicis Groupe's Leo Burnett and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Launches the Marketing Accountability Partnership; Neil Canter to Lead New Unit
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 27, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has created a new unit that will enhance the company's focus on marketing accountability and ROI. The company has tapped Neil Canter, 45, an experienced executive in the fields of marketing analytics
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Redeem Its 7 7/8% Notes Due 2005
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 27, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it is exercising its option to redeem all of its outstanding 7 7/8% Notes due 2005 (CUSIP No. 460690AK6) (the "Notes"), of which an aggregate principal amount of $250,000,000 are
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Notes Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that on July 25, 2005, it had completed its previously announced offering of an aggregate principal amount of $250,000,000 Floating Rate Notes due 2008 (the "Notes").
Toggle Summary Interpublic Taps Shumaker for Business Development Role; Agency Veteran to Focus on North American Growth
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 21, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that Chris Shumaker, 45, will be joining the company. He will be Senior Vice President, North American Network Development, focusing on the company's growth and collaboration initiatives in its North American
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces and Prices Notes Offering
NEW YORK, Jul 21, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that on July 20, 2005, it priced a private offering of an aggregate principal amount of $250,000,000 Floating Rate Notes due 2008 (the "Notes"). The Notes will be sold to qualified institutional buyers in a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Chief Financial Officer; Frank Mergenthaler Brings Strong Operational Finance Experience in Media and Entertainment Industries, Top Accounting Credentials
NEW YORK, Jul 19, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it has named Frank Mergenthaler Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Mergenthaler, 44, joins Interpublic with extensive experience in the media and entertainment industries, having
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Replace Departing Chief Financial Officer; Company Will File Financials by September 30; Secures Waivers and Agreements to Credit Amendments
NEW YORK, Jun 28, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced a number of important developments in the area of finance. Chief Financial Officer Robert Thompson has decided to leave the company. Interpublic has reached tentative agreement with an external candidate to
Toggle Summary BNC -Bragman Nyman Cafarelli- Honored with PR Industry's Top Award; Agency's Breakthrough Campaign for Norman Lear's 'Declare Yourself' Receives Best of Silver Anvil
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 10, 2005--BNC (Bragman Nyman Cafarelli), one of the nation's most respected and influential communications agencies, won the industry's most prestigious award - "The Best of Silver Anvil" - for its successful year-long youth voter initiative, Declare Yourself.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group to Present at the Deutsche Bank Media Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2005--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the 13th Annual Deutsche Bank Securities Media Conference on June 6, as scheduled. The presentation will take place at noon eastern time at The Pierre Hotel in New York City.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Steve Centrillo EVP, Chief Growth Officer; Kevin Allen to Focus on European Business Development Initiatives
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had named Steve Centrillo Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer, reporting to Chairman and CEO Michael Roth. In this role, Mr. Centrillo will be charged with building on Interpublic's
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, May 18, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on June 15, 2005 to holders of record
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Mark Rosenthal to Lead Media Operations; Veteran MTV Networks Executive Will Shape Next Generation Media Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has named Mark Rosenthal Chairman and CEO of the group's media operations. For nearly a decade, as President and Chief Operating Officer of MTV Networks, Mr.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Expiration of Consent Solicitation
NEW YORK, Apr 01, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) (the "Company") today announced the expiration on March 31, 2005 of its solicitation of consents to amendments relating to the following series of debt securities (the "Securities"): Outstanding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Provides Conference Call Details
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 31, 2005--As previously announced, Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) will hold a conference call on Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, in which management will review and update recent developments at the company.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Successful Consent Solicitation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 31, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) (the "Company") today announced that it had successfully obtained the requisite consents to amendments relating to each of the following series of debt securities (the "Securities"): Outstanding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Updates Consent Solicitation Status; Four of Five Bond Series Have Consented; Consent on Final Series Expected
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 30, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) (the "Company") today announced further developments in its solicitation of consents to proposed amendments relating to the following series of debt securities (the "Securities"): Supplemental
Toggle Summary Interpublic Updates Consent Solicitation Status
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) (the "Company") today announced developments in its solicitation of consents to proposed amendments relating to the following series of debt securities (the "Securities"): Supplemental Outstanding Title
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Commencement of Consent Solicitation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 18, 2005--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) (the "Company") today announced that it commenced a consent solicitation to seek certain amendments to indentures governing the following series of securities (the "Securities"): Outstanding Supplemental
Toggle Summary Interpublic Provides Update on 10-K Delay and Potential Restatement; Company Will Launch Bond Solicitation, Discloses Estimated Year-End Liquidity and Debt Position
NEW YORK, Mar 17, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today indicated in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it is not yet able to announce a date for the filing of its 10-K and release of earnings for fourth quarter and full year 2004.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Comments on Review of General Motors U.S. Media Buying Assignment
NEW YORK, Mar 15, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today commented on the review of its General Motors U.S. media buying duties. "General Motors is an important client. We are doing very good work for a number of their brands, across many of our companies and a range of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Delay in Filing of 10-K and Related Developments in 404 Process
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 11, 2005--Interpublic indicated today that it would require additional time to file its annual report on Form 10-K and to release fourth quarter and full year 2004 earnings. The company has previously disclosed that it has a number of material weaknesses in internal
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series a Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Feb 8, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on March 15, 2005 to holders of record
Toggle Summary Michael Roth Named CEO at Interpublic; David Bell Will Serve as Co-Chairman
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that its Chairman, Michael Roth, has added the Chief Executive Officer title. David Bell will move to the position of co-Chairman. "The Board has consulted with Michael and David, who together played a big
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Acquire Stake in Endeavor Marketing and Enter Consulting Agreement with Mark Dowley
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2005--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it had agreed to acquire a minority interest in Endeavor Marketing and enter into an exclusive consulting agreement with company principal, Mark Dowley. "Through his company, Mark provides expertise to
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Conference Webcast
NEW YORK, Jan 6, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that the presentation by CEO David Bell at The Fifteenth Annual Smith Barney Citigroup Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference will be accessible via a live Internet webcast link on the investor
Toggle Summary MAGNA Global Entertainment Taps Izzicupo for Top Role; Seasoned Network Executive to Create Original Programming for Clients
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2005--MAGNA Global Entertainment, a division of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has hired Sunta Izzicupo, a seasoned television executive to become Principal, MAGNA Global Programming. Ms.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Redemption of Its 1.87% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2006
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it redeemed $361,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 1.87% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2006 (CUSIP Nos. 460690AG5 and 460690AJ9) (representing the entire outstanding
Toggle Summary Computer Associates Taps Interpublic Team for Integrated Global Marketing Duties; Draft, Initiative and Jack Morton to Form Core Team
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 16, 2004--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA), the world's largest management software company, and Interpublic have signed a letter of intent to assign all of CA's global marketing and advertising
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Steve Blamer CEO and President of Foote Cone & Belding Worldwide; Brendan Ryan Continues as Chairman
NEW YORK, Dec 15, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had named Steve Blamer as CEO and President of its Foote Cone & Belding unit. Mr. Blamer will assume these responsibilities from Brendan Ryan, who continues in his role as FCB's Chairman. Mr.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Results and Proration of its Tender Offer for $250,000,000 of its 7.875% Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2005
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the results and proration of its tender offer for up to $250,000,000 of its 7.875% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2005 (CUSIP No. 460690AK6). The tender offer expired at midnight, New York
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of its Tender Offer for $250,000,000 of its 7.875% Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2005
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the tender offer consideration for its tender offer for up to $250,000,000 of its 7.875% Senior Unsecured Notes due 2005 (CUSIP No. 460690AK6).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Nov 29, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on December 15, 2004 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Redeem Its 1.87% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2006
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it is exercising its option to redeem all of its outstanding 1.87% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2006 (CUSIP Nos. 460690AG5 and 460690AJ9), of which an aggregate principal amount
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Pricing of $600 Million Senior Notes Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) today announced that it had entered into agreements, subject to standard closing conditions, to sell $250 million 5.40% senior notes due 2009 and $350 million 6.25% senior notes due 2014.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Plans Bond Offering
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it plans, subject to market conditions, to offer approximately $500 million principal amount of senior debt securities, consisting of five and ten year maturities.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Tender Offer for up to $250 Million of Its 7.875% Notes Due 2005
NEW YORK, Nov 15, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer for up to $250 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 7.875% Notes due 2005 (CUSIP No. 460690AK6).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Exit from Motorsports
NEW YORK, Nov 12, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company had exercised its option to terminate its leasehold interest in the Silverstone race track, effective December 15, 2004. On that date, the company's Silverstone Motor
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports on Third Quarter
For additional information related to this press release, please see SEC Form 8-K , filed on 02/01/05. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2004--Interpublic (NYSE: IPG): Results Impacted by Charges -- Third quarter loss of ($1.40) per common share. Net loss of ($578.4) million reflects: -- Non-cash
Toggle Summary Interpublic Elects David Thomas to Board of Directors; CEO of Healthcare Information Services Provider and Veteran IBM Executive Joins Board Immediately
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG:NYSE) announced today that it has elected David M. Thomas to its Board of Directors. Mr. Thomas, who is the Chairman and CEO of IMS Health, Inc. (NYSE:RX), will join the Interpublic board effective immediately, and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Date of Third Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Conference Call
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 2004-- Wednesday, November 3rd, 2004 8:30 AM EST The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) will announce third quarter 2004 earnings results on the morning of Wednesday, November 3, 2004. The company's management will host a conference call to review results at 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Ellen Johnson Treasurer
NEW YORK, Sep 24, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Ellen Johnson has been named Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Interpublic Group, effective immediately. Ms. Johnson, 39, joined Interpublic in early 2000 as Assistant Treasurer, International, and has
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agencies Recognized for Multicultural Work on U.S. Navy; Campbell-Ewald, GlobalHue and Accentmarketing Win AAF Mosaic Award
NEW YORK, Sep 23, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A team of Interpublic agencies Campbell-Ewald, Detroit, MI and GlobalHue, Southfield, MI along with Accentmarketing, Coral Gables, FL, were honored today with the AAF's prestigious Mosaic Award in recognition of their work for the United States Navy.
Toggle Summary New Chief Operating Officer Appointed at Lowe Worldwide; Ed Powers to Join Tony Wright in Key Operations Role
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 15, 2004--Interpublic (NYSE:IPG) announced today that Ed Powers has been named Chief Operating Officer of Lowe Worldwide. Mr. Powers, 46, will work directly with Tony Wright, the agency's newly appointed Worldwide CEO and President.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agencies Enjoy Unprecedented Success at Olympics; Octagon and Jack Morton Worldwide Play Important Role at ATHENS 2004
ATHENS, Greece & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 1, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG), one of the world's leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing services, played an integral role in producing several successful marketing programs during the Athens
Toggle Summary REPEAT/Interpublic Announces Management Transition at Lowe; Tony Wright Named Worldwide CEO and President
NEW YORK, Sep 1, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tony Wright was today named Worldwide CEO and President of Lowe & Partners Worldwide. Mr. Wright, 43, is among the advertising industry's most distinguished practitioners. He joins Lowe from Ogilvy & Mather, where he had been Worldwide Chief Strategy
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 16, 2004--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on September 15, 2004 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports on Second Quarter
Summary of Results: Second quarter revenue increased 3.0% to $1.54 billion versus the same period last year. In constant currency, revenue increased 1.3% in the quarter relative to the second quarter of 2003. Compared to the same period last year, organic revenue increased 0.3%, improving
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Jerome J. Leshne Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis and Investor Relations
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 19, 2004--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has hired Jerome J. Leshne, 46, as Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis and Investor Relations. Mr. Leshne will assume the position immediately and will report jointly to Robert Thompson,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Date of Second Quarter 2004 Conference Call; Thursday, August 5th, 2004 8:30 AM EDT
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 13, 2004--To join the conference call, please dial 1-888-396-2386. For those outside the United States, please call 1-617-847-8712. The call will begin promptly at 8:30 AM EDT. This call will be recorded, and will be available for review by dialing 1-888-286-8010
Toggle Summary Interpublic Negotiates Amendments to Silverstone Lease and Related Agreements; New Terms Include Right to Terminate Lease and Other Obligations by End of 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 2004--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it entered into a series of agreements with the British Racing Drivers Club ("BRDC") regarding Interpublic's remaining motorsports obligations in the United Kingdom.
Toggle Summary CORRECTING and REPLACING Interpublic Names Michael Roth Chairman; Robert Thompson Promoted to Chief Financial Officer As Chris Coughlin Decides to Retire at
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2004--In BW5184 issued June 25, 2004: In the graph preceding the section titled "About Interpublic", the reservation number should read xxx 96459808 (sted 9645808). The corrected release reads: INTERPUBLIC NAMES MICHAEL ROTH CHAIRMAN; ROBERT THOMPSON PROMOTED TO
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Michael Roth Chairman; Robert Thompson Promoted to Chief Financial Officer As Chris Coughlin Decides to Retire at Year-End
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2004--Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced a number of significant changes in its top management ranks. Michael Roth, 58, Chairman and CEO of The MONY Group and an Interpublic Board member since 2002, has agreed to join the marketing services company as
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Hold Conference Call; Friday, June 25, 2004 8:45 AM EST
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2004--Interpublic Group of Companies will host a conference call on Friday, June 25 at 8:45 AM EST to discuss important developments at the Company. To join the conference call, please dial 1-888-396-2386. For those outside the United States, please call
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, May 18, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today declared a dividend of $0.671875 per share on its 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on June 15, 2004 to holders of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Replaces Committed Credit Facilities; New Agreements Feature Improved Terms
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2004--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has entered into two new credit facilities, replacing its two existing committed facilities which were scheduled to mature on May 15, 2004 and June 26, 2005, respectively.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Hires New Controller; Nick Cyprus Joins From AT&T as Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2004--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has hired Nick S. Cyprus, 51, as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Cyprus will assume the position as of May 24, 2004 and will report to Robert Thompson, the company's
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports First Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2004--Interpublic Group of Companies Inc., (NYSE: IPG) today announced first quarter revenue increased 6.0% to $1.4 billion versus the same period last year. In constant currency, revenue increased 0.9% in the quarter relative to the first quarter of 2003.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group of Companies Announces Date of Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss First Quarter Financial Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 30, 2004--Interpublic Group of Companies Inc., (NYSE: IPG) will be releasing first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2004, on Friday, May 7, before the market opens. At 8:30 a.m. EST, management will conduct a live call to be broadcast
Toggle Summary Interpublic Negotiates Release from Formula One Rights Contract; Lease of Silverstone and Related Obligations Remain
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2004--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had reached agreement to terminate its contract and related commitments with Formula One Administration Limited relating to the British Grand Prix, held at the Silverstone auto racing circuit in the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Fourth Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 9, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG): Highlights Fourth quarter revenue rose to $1.6 billion, a 5.7% increase relative to the same period in 2002. Compared to the same period last year, organic revenue in the fourth quarter decreased 1.1%,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Taps Stephen Gatfield for Global Organizational Role
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) today announced that it has hired Stephen Gatfield, 45, as Executive Vice President, Global Operations and Innovation. In this newly created position, Gatfield will be based in New York and will report to David
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series A Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2004--The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) today declared a dividend of $0.6420 per share on any 5 3/8% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock. The dividend is payable in cash on March 15, 2004 to any stockholders
Toggle Summary Interpublic Enters Into Exclusive Executive Recruitment Agreement With Brian Brooks; Chief Human Resources Officer Moves to Consulting Role
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 6, 2004--The Interpublic Group announced today that its Chief Human Resources Officer, Brian Brooks, would be moving to a consulting role with the company. The change was prompted by Mr. Brooks' desire to focus exclusively on talent management and recruitment, as
Toggle Summary Interpublic Redeems Its 1.8% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it successfully redeemed all of its outstanding 1.80% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2004, with an aggregate principal amount of $249,958,000.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group of Companies Announces Date of Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter Financial Results
NEW YORK, NY (January 22, 2004) – Interpublic Group of Companies Inc., (NYSE: IPG) will be releasing fourth quarter financial results for the period ended December 31, 2003, on Tuesday, March 9, before the market opens. At 8:30 a.m. EST, management will conduct a live call to be broadcast
Toggle Summary Magna Global Promotes Frances Page to Lead Magna Global Entertainment
NEW YORK, NY (January 15, 2004) – Magna Global, the media negotiation and programming arm of The Interpublic Group, announced today that it had promoted Frances Page, 44, to lead the Magna Global Entertainment unit, assuming responsibilities vacated by the departure of Robert Riesenberg. Ms.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Sale of Motorsports Tracks
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2004--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has agreed to sell the four automobile racing tracks owned by its Brands Hatch Circuits unit to MotorSport Vision Limited for an undisclosed sum.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Redeem Its 1.8% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today its intention to redeem all of its outstanding 1.80% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2004, with an aggregate principal amount of $249,960,000.
Toggle Summary The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock and Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock Offerings
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 16, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has priced its $627.4 million concurrent offerings of common stock and Series A mandatory convertible preferred stock. The securities will be issued under the company's existing
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Common Stock and Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock Offerings
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2003-- Proceeds to Be Used to Redeem Convertible Notes Due in 2004 and to Enhance Company's Financial Flexibility The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it intends to issue common stock and Series A mandatory convertible
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Agreement to Settle Class Action Shareholder Suits; Charge Taken in Third Quarter in Anticipation of Potential Settlement
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2003--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has reached an agreement to settle the consolidated class action shareholder suits currently pending in federal district court in New York. The settlement is subject to the execution of a definitive
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Third Quarter
NEW YORK, Nov 11, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies Inc.(NYSE:IPG): Recap of Results Third quarter net loss was $327.1 million or ($0.85) per share, comprised of: Loss from continuing operations of $416.2 million or ($1.08) per share.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group of Companies Announces Date of Conference Call And Webcast To Discuss Third Quarter Financial Results
NEW YORK, NY (October 23, 2003) – Interpublic Group of Companies Inc., (NYSE: IPG) will be releasing third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2003, on Tuesday, November 11, before the market opens. At 9:00 a.m. EST, management will conduct a live call to be broadcast
Toggle Summary Interpublic Taps Robert Thompson for Senior Finance Post
NEW YORK, NY (October 21, 2003) – The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) announced that Bob Thompson has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Finance. In this position, Mr. Thompson will oversee key financial functions including the tax department, the corporate controller's group
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Heide Gardner to Newly-Created Post as Director of Diversity
NEW YORK, NY (October 15, 2003) – The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it had named Heide Gardner to the newly-created post as Director of Diversity. In this position, Ms. Gardner, 46, will work with senior management at Interpublic and at its various agencies to undertake a
Toggle Summary Interpublic Management to Appear at Investor Conference
NEW YORK, NY (September 8, 2003)—David Bell, Chairman and CEO of Interpublic Group, will discuss the company's plans and prospects at the Morgan Stanley Global Media Conference in Boston on Tuesday, September 9 at 2:45 PM. A live broadcast of the presentation will be available at Interpublic's
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Second Quarter Results
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 12, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG): Financial Performance For the quarter, the company reported a net loss of $13.5 million or ($.04) per share. Continuing operations generated a loss of ($.06) per share, while discontinued operations
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes Sale of NFO WorldGroup to Taylor Nelson Sofres
NEW YORK, Jul 10, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it completed the sale of its NFO research unit to Taylor Nelson Sofres, a leading global provider of marketing research and information services.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Chief Financial Officer Sean Orr to Leave Company; Chief Operating Officer Chris Coughlin Will Assume CFO Title and Responsibilities
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 2, 2003--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Sean F. Orr will be leaving the company at the end of August. At that time, his title and responsibilities will be assumed by Christopher J.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Agrees to Sell NFO WorldGroup to Taylor Nelson Sofres
NEW YORK, May 14, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of its NFO research unit to Taylor Nelson Sofres, the leading global provider of marketing research and information services.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces First Quarter Loss; Accelerated Cost Reduction Initiatives Planned
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies reported a net loss of ($8.6) million or ($.02) per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2003, compared to earnings of $59.8 million or $.16 per share in the year-earlier quarter.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Christopher Coughlin Chief Operating Officer
Pharmacia CFO Brings Broad Operating and Financial Experience; Was Previously at Nabisco Holdings and Sterling Winthrop NEW YORK, May 7, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) today announced that it has named Christopher J. Coughlin as its Chief Operating Officer.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Final Results of Tender Offer for Any and All of its Zero Coupon Convertible Senior Notes Due 2021
NEW YORK, NY (April 7, 2003) –The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced final results of its tender offer for any and all of its outstanding zero coupon convertible senior notes issued in December 2001. The tender offer expired at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Files SEC Documents Finalizing Previously - Announced Restatements
NEW YORK, NY (MARCH 19, 2003) – The Interpublic Group of Companies announced today that it had finalized the earnings restatement announced March 6, 2003, in its fourth quarter earnings release and filed the related 10Q-A documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Satisfies Conditions of Tender Offer Upon Completion of Private Placement Offering of Convertible Notes
NEW YORK, NY (March 17, 2003) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that, following the completion of its private placement offering of 4.5% convertible senior notes due 2023, it has satisfied or waived all conditions to its offer to purchase its zero-coupon
Toggle Summary Interpublic Prices Convertible Notes Offering
NEW YORK, NY (March 11, 2003) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today the pricing of its private placement of 4.5% convertible senior notes due 2023. The company expects gross proceeds of $700 million from the issue, plus a potential over-allotment of $100 million.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announced Tender Offer For Any and All of Its Zero Coupon Convertible Senior Notes Due 2021
NEW YORK, NY (March 10, 2003) –The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG), today announced that its board of directors has authorized the company to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding zero coupon convertible senior notes issued in December 2001, referred to as the Zero
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Convertible Notes Offering
NEW YORK, NY (March 10, 2003) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it intends to raise $600 million , before expenses, through an offering of convertible senior notes due 2023. The notes will be unsecured obligations of Interpublic Group and will be
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Fourth Quarter 2002 Results
Please click HERE to access the webcast presentation. NEW YORK, Mar 6, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) Financial Performance Net income of $20.3 million, or $.05 per share, compared to $96.4 million, or $.26 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2001.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Announcement
Live Webcast Q4 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call March 6, 2003, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK, NY (March 3, 2003)—The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG), will announce fourth quarter results after the 4 PM close of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, March 6, 2003.
Toggle Summary Management Changes at Interpublic and McCann-Erickson WorldGroup; John Dooner Returns to Lead McCann as Chairman and CEO; David Bell Named Chairman and CEO of Interpublic
NEW YORK, Feb 27, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- At a regularly scheduled meeting, the Board of Directors of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced significant changes in the top management of both the holding company and its largest unit, the McCann-Erickson WorldGroup.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Merge Bozell and Lowe
NEW YORK, NY (February 14, 2003)— The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) today announced that it will merge the operations of its Bozell unit and the New York office of Lowe & Partners Worldwide. The resulting agency will be known as Lowe New York and will rank among the top twenty in the world's leading
Toggle Summary Interpublic and Bank of America Assign Advertising Responsibilities to Deutsch and Gotham
Interpublic Adds Assignments for Bank of America Global Corporate Investment Bank and as Media Agency of Record NEW YORK , NY (February 13, 2003)– The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it had named Deutsch to develop consumer and brand creative for its Bank of America client.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Successfully Amends Bank Agreements; Company Receives Commitment for Additional $500 Million Interim Credit Facility
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 10, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) said today that it had taken steps to improve its financial position. Interpublic has reached agreement with its lenders to amend certain terms of its $500-million, 364-day multi-currency revolving credit
Toggle Summary Interpublic Updates Status of SEC Inquiry
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., (NYSE: IPG) has been advised by the Securities and Exchange Commission that the agency has issued a formal order in connection with its investigation of the company's previously announced restatement of earnings for
Toggle Summary Interpublic Has Engaged Goldman Sachs to Explore Strategic Alternatives Regarding NFO WorldGroup; Definitive Agreements With Lenders Due February 10
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2003--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that it has engaged Goldman Sachs to explore strategic alternatives regarding its NFO WorldGroup unit. Operating in 40 countries, NFO is one of the world's leading providers of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Management To Address Investor Audiences
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2002--John J. Dooner,Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Interpublic Group of Companies, and Sean F. Orr, Chief Financial Officer, will address two audiences of institutional investors in New York next week.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Thomas Dowling Chief Risk Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2002--The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) announced today that, effective immediately, the company has named Thomas A. Dowling, currently the company's Senior Vice President, Financial Administration, to the newly-established position of Chief Risk Officer.
Toggle Summary New Chief Financial Officer Named at McCann-Erickson WorldGroup; Industry Veteran Arthur D'Angelo Joins; Had Been Finance Director at Cordiant Communications
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 26, 2002--The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that Arthur D'Angelo is joining its McCann-Erickson WorldGroup unit as Chief Financial Officer, effective January 2003. For the past 15 years, Mr. D'Angelo has held top financial and administrative positions
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Third Quarter EPS of $.02; Earnings Restatement Final At $181.3 Million; Net New Business Continues Strong At $730.2 Million for Third Quarter
Live Webcast Q3 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call November 19, 2002, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2002--The Interpublic Group of Companies today reported net income of $7.5 million or $.02 per share for the three months ended September 30, compared to a net loss
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call
Live Webcast Q3 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call November 19, 2002, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2002--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will issue a release regarding third quarter results after the 4 PM (EST) close of the New York Stock Exchange on
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Third Quarter EPS of $.02; Company Plans to File 10Q On November 19; Earnings Restatement Finalized At $181.3 Million
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2002--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., today reported revenue of $1.50 billion and earnings of $.02 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2002. Third quarter results are lower than previously forecast due to unanticipated charges at
Toggle Summary Interpublic Names Frank J. Borelli Presiding Director
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2002--As part of its ongoing efforts to adopt best practices in corporate governance, The Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that its Board of Directors had unanimously chosen Frank J. Borelli to serve in the newly-created position of Presiding
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2002--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will issue a release regarding third quarter results after the 4 PM (EST) close of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, November 13, 2002. Management will host a conference call to discuss results at 5 PM.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, Nov 1, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) today declared a dividend of 9-1/2 cents per share, payable in cash on December 16, 2002, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 27, 2002.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Forecasts Lower Earnings
NEW YORK, NY (October 16, 2002) — The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. today lowered its forecast for 2002 earnings to $.85-.90 per share from $1.25-$1.35. The company also announced that it expects to report third quarter earnings of $.08-.10 per share, compared to a consensus estimate of $.28
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Second Quarter EPS of $.31; Intercompany Accounting Matter Triggers $68.5 Million Restatement of Prior Periods' Income
Management Will Certify Financial Statements NEW YORK, Aug 13, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) today reported earnings of $.31 per share in the second quarter of 2002, compared to a net loss of $.31 per share in the same period a year ago.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release
NEW YORK, NY (August 12, 2002)—The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will announce second quarter earnings after the 4PM close of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, August 13, 2002. Management will host a conference call at 5PM (EDT). Investors are invited to access this discussion of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Re-Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release
NEW YORK, NY (August 5, 2002)—The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., today re-scheduled its second quarter earnings release to accommodate the Audit Committee of its Board of Directors. The Committee postponed its regular meeting, which was to have taken place today, until Monday, August 12, so
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, Jul 25, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. today declared a dividend of 9-1/2 cents per share, payable in cash on September 16, 2002, to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 29, 2002.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Management to Address Investor Audience
NEW YORK, Jun 17, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sean F. Orr, Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will address an audience of institutional investors in New York at the Mid-Year Media Review on Wednesday, June 19 at 2 PM (EDT). In a one-hour presentation, Mr.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Media First International
Specialized Media Agency Known for Strong Reputation and Client Relationships New York, (June 4, 2002) – The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it has acquired Media First International, Incorporated, a New York based full-service media company.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Meets First Quarter EPS Targets; Cost Savings Ahead of Plan; New Business Activity Accelerating
Live Webcast Q1 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call May 2, 2002, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK, May 2, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) today reported earnings of $.18 per share in the first quarter of 2002, compared to a net loss of $.08 per share, or pro
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release
Live Webcast Q1 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call May 2, 2002, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK, Apr 29, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will announce first quarter earnings after the 4 PM close of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, May 2, 2002.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Announces Senior Appointments AT Magna Global Unit
Ira Carlin Named Worldwide Chairman; Hans Germeraad to Head Magna Global Europe New York -- The Interpublic Group (NYSE:IPG) today announced two senior appointments within its Magna Global media negotiation unit. They are: Ira Carlin, 54, who moves from his role as Chairman and CEO of Universal
Toggle Summary Alec Gerster Named CEO at Initiative Media Worldwide
Marie-Jose Forissier Appointed Chairman --> New York, April 5,2002 -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) announced today that it had named Alec Gerster Chief Executive Officer of its Initiative Media Worldwide unit, one of the world's leading media services companies. Mr.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, NY (March 28, 2002)—The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies today declared a dividend of 9-1/2 cents per share, payable in cash on June 17, 2002, to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 30, 2002. The Interpublic Group of Companies is one of the
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present at Bear Stearns Media and Entertainment Conference
Live Webcast Interpublic to Present at Bear Stearns Media and Entertainment Conference March 5, 2002, 1:45 PM ET NEW YORK, Mar 1, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sean F. Orr, Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) will address the Bear Stearns Media and Entertainment
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2001 Results; Restructuring Initiatives Instrumental in Meeting Pro Forma EPS Targets
NEW YORK, Feb 28, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., (NYSE:IPG) today reported pro forma earnings of $.96 per share for the full year 2001, compared to a pro forma $1.53 for 2000. Pro forma earnings are defined as net income exclusive of restructuring and other
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release
NEW YORK, Feb 20, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) will announce fourth quarter operating results on February 28 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Management will discuss results on a conference call beginning at 5PM (EST).
Toggle Summary Interpublic Moves Toward Independent Board of Directors; The MONY Group CEO, Michael Roth, To Join Board; David Bell, Jim Heekin, Frank Lowe and Brendan Ryan To Step Down
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 11, 2002--In recognition of corporate governance "best practices," The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) announced today that four of its executives would be leaving the company's Board of Directors. Concurrently, Interpublic announced that it was adding
Toggle Summary Interpublic's Magna Global USA Expands Into Programming
Robert Riesenberg Named Head of MAGNA Global Entertainment NEW YORK , NY ( February 8, 2002) – Interpublic's MAGNA Global USA today announced its expansion into programming with the formation of MAGNA Global Entertainment. Robert Riesenberg, previously Executive Vice President, Managing Director of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Companies Honored with Agency of the Year Awards (revised)
AND THE WINNER FOR BEST AGENCY IS… Interpublic is especially honored to recognize the Agency of the Year awards recently won by a number of Interpublic companies for their outstanding achievements in 2001. I'm pleased to point out that since we first made this announcement, a number of additional
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- At a meeting held in New York today, the Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies declared a cash dividend of 9-1/2 cents per share, payable on March 15, 2002, to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 27.
Toggle Summary DraftWorldwide and Initiative Media Worldwide Joint Venture Creates ID Media, Industry's Largest Direct Response Media Powerhouse
Lynn Fantom Tapped as CEO New York, December 13, 2001 – ID Media, the industry's largest direct response media services company, was formed today through a joint venture between DraftWorldwide and Initiative Media Worldwide. DraftWorldwide, a company recognized for its strength in direct,
Toggle Summary Interpublic Prices Offering of 20-Year Zero-Coupon Convertible Senior Notes
New York, NY (December 11, 2001)--The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) today announced the pricing of its Rule 144A offering of 20-year zero-coupon convertible senior notes. Gross proceeds from the issue are expected to be approximately $500 million.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Refinance Existing Debt With $500 Million Proceeds From Zero-Coupon Convertible Senior Notes
NEW YORK, Dec 10, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has announced its intention to refinance existing debt with $500 million of proceeds from the sale of unsecured zero-coupon convertible senior notes.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Present at CSFB Media Conference
Live Webcast Interpublic to Present at CSFB Media Conference December 5, 2001, 9:00 AM ET NEW YORK, NY (December 4, 2001) —The management of Interpublic Group will address the Credit Suisse First Boston media conference at 9 AM (EST) on Wednesday, December 5, 2001.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Third Quarter Earnings
Please click here for PDF version of this release NEW YORK, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG - news ) today reported earnings of $.15 per share for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001, compared with $.29 per share in last year's third quarter.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, Oct 22, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- At a meeting on October 18, the Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) declared a cash dividend of 9 1/2 cents per share, payable on December 17, 2001, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 29.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Announcement
Live Webcast Q3 2001 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call November 13, 2001, 4:30 PM ET NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) will announce its third quarter results after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Tuesday, November 13.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires DeVries Public Relations
NEW YORK, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) today announced the acquisition of DeVries Public Relations, a New York-based, full service firm specializing in marketing public relations. The agency will be part of Interpublic's Advanced Marketing Services Group
Toggle Summary Interpublic Reports Second Quarter Earnings
Replay Q2 2001 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call July 26, 2001, 5:00 PM ET NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Interpublic (NYSE: IPG) today reported earnings of $.31 per diluted share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2001, compared with $.54 per diluted share in last year's second
Toggle Summary Interpublic Declares Dividend
New York, July 26, 2001- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of 9 ½ cents per share on the common stock to holders of record as of the close of business on August 30, 2001.
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Hold Second Quarter 2001 Conference Call On July 26
NEW YORK, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies will report second quarter 2001 earnings after market close on Thursday, July 26. Management will host a conference call to review the Company's results and outlook at 5PM (EDT). Investors may access a live webcast of this
Toggle Summary Interpublic Will Launch Magna Global As Media Negotiations-Only Unit Aggregating $40 Billion in WW Billings
New Client-Neutral Model Builds on 2-Year German Success Pioneered By Initiative Media and Universal McCann Bill Cella Named to Head Magna Global USA With Initial Focus on U.S. National TV Market; Mick Perry to Lead Magna Global UK NEW YORK, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Establishing a new model in the
Toggle Summary Interpublic Evolves Global Organization To Fuel Client-Focused Collaborations Among Its Marketing Services Units
Interpublic Evolves Global Organization To Fuel Client-Focused Collaborations Among Its Marketing Services Units ------ Four Major Worldwide Groups Are Announced ------- Weber Shandwick and BSMG Also To Merge To Form Largest Global Public Relations Firm NEW YORK, NY (July 10, 2001)---Believing that
Toggle Summary Interpublic and Liberty Livewire Form 'Covered Bridges' As Strategic Alliance in Convergent Media Field
NEW YORK and SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) and Liberty Livewire Corporation (Nasdaq: LWIRA) have established a strategic alliance in the field of converged television and digital technologies media.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Completes the Acquisition of True North, Creating the World's Largest Marketing Communications and Services Group
NEW YORK, NY (June 22, 2001) —The Interpublic Group of Companies announced today that it had completed the acquisition of True North Communications in a pooling of interests transaction. Interpublic will exchange 1.14 shares for each outstanding share of True North.
Toggle Summary David Weatherseed Named Controller of Interpublic Group; Interpublic Establishes Financial Planning Group Led by Fred Molz
NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sean F. Orr, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG), said today that the company had named David I. C. Weatherseed, a veteran advertising industry executive, Vice President and Controller.
Toggle Summary David Weatherseed Named Controller of Interpublic Group
Interpublic Establishes Financial Planning Group Led by Fred Molz NEW YORK, NY (June 18, 2001) —Sean F. Orr, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG), said today that the company had named David I. C.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Management to Present at Mid-Year Media Review
NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sean F. Orr, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG), will address the Eighth Annual Mid-Year Media Review, an investor conference, at 9 AM (EDT) Monday, June 18, 2001, in New York.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Updates Earnings Guidance
NEW YORK, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) said today that revenue has been trending lower than anticipated, consistent with widely-reported industry conditions. The marketing communications industry has been experiencing a slower pace of new business activity
Toggle Summary Interpublic Investor Presentation At Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown Conference to be Webcast
New York, NY (May 30, 2001) – Sean F. Orr, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies, will address the investment community at Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown’s 2001 Media Conference in New York City on Monday, June 4 at 11:30 am.
Toggle Summary Interpublic and True North Report That Waiting Period from Hart-Scott-Rodino Filing Expires
New York, NY (May 21, 2001) The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) and True North Communications Inc. (NYSE: TNO) reported that the waiting period in connection with their Hart-Scott-Rodino Act filing expired on May 18, 2001 without request for further information.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Announces an 11% Gain in Operating Income
Revenue Advances 6%, Fueled by 6% Organic Growth EPS Flat at $.21, Before Impairment Charges NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., announced that revenue and operating income were higher in the first quarter, but higher net interest expense and additional
Toggle Summary Interpublic to Release First Quarter 2001 Earnings
NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive Press Release/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has announced that it would release its first quarter 2001 results at 4PM (EDT) on Thursday, April 26, 2001. Management will host a conference call to review results with investors at
Toggle Summary Interpublic and True North Combine to Create World's Largest Marketing Communications and Services Group
Transaction Valued at $2.1 Billion Combination Expands Multinational Client Base Extends and Strengthens Diversified Marketing Capabilities Expanded Opportunities for Growth Earnings Accretive Transaction NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Confirms Earnings Estimates
NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Interpublic Group reiterated its comfort with EPS estimates in a range of $1.49 - 1.51 for the year 2000. In 1999, the company earned $1.24 per share, as restated in the company's recent 8-K filing. For the first nine months of the year, earnings per share were
Toggle Summary Restated Quarterly Statements of Income, 1999-2000
The following financial statements have been restated to include the operations of Deutsch, Inc. which was acquired November 30, 2000. For additional disclosure, please refer to the 8-K statement filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission January 11, 2001. INTERPUBLIC GROUP OF COMPANIES, INC.
Toggle Summary Interpublic management expected to confirm earnings estimates
INTERPUBLIC MANAGEMENT EXPECTED TO CONFIRM EARNINGS ESTIMATES NEW YORK, NY (January 8, 2001) — Senior management of the Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE-IPG) is expected to indicate tomorrow that it remains comfortable with consensus earnings expectations of $1.49-1.51 per share for
Toggle Summary Philip Geier Announces Retirement From Interpublic Board and Chairman Post
PHILIP GEIER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM INTERPUBLIC BOARD AND CHAIRMAN POST NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2000 — Philip H. Geier, Jr., Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Office of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG), today announced his decision to step down both as Chairman of
Toggle Summary Interpublic Acquires Deutsch, Inc.
NEW YORK, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip H. Geier, Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG - news ) today announced that the Company has acquired Deutsch, Inc., a U.S. advertising and marketing communications agency highly regarded as a creative, new business and
Toggle Summary Interpublic Group Reports Eps Up 18% To $.26Net Income Rises 17%
New Page 1 Worldwide Organic Growth Reaches 15% New York, NY (October 25, 2000)-Fueled by strong revenue growth and higher profit margins, The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) reported that net income before restructuring charges for the third quarter of 2000 grew 17% to $79.0
Toggle Summary Interpublic Establishes Investor Relations Department
New Page 1 NEW YORK, October 13, 2000 - Sean F. Orr, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG), announced today that Susan V. Watson has been named Senior Vice President - Investor Relations, a new position at the company.
Toggle Summary Bruce Nelson, Leading Brand Strategy Executive, Joins Interpublic In Top Marketing Role
its global portfolio of service brands NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2000 — As a next step in creating a new marketing agenda that meets worldwide client needs, The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has hired a top brand strategy executive to help steer the development of its broad global