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In recent months, transparency, particularly in media buying practices, has become a topic of great interest and debate within the industry. You’ll find all the 4A’s most recent information here.Learn More
The 4A’s Washington, D.C. bureau works continuously to represent and advocate for our industry at all levels of government.Learn More
The 4A’s has long been a champion of gender equality and diversity in advertising. From training opportunities to content series and surveys, our efforts continue with renewed focus.Learn More
The 4A’s Executive Leadership Program offers new and emerging agency executive leaders the opportunity to hone their leadership skills by experiencing the direct impact of their decisions on the viability of the business.Learn More
We’re asking member-agency leaders to answer the same five questions about the state of the ad industry in our 5 Questions for … series. Here Rick Eiserman, North American CEO of global marketing services network Engine Group shares his views.
Forrester Research released two Adobe commissioned reports that found marketers feel agencies need to expand their capabilities in experience design and data management. Studies may be downloaded here.
What does the future hold for SFW and the ad industry? Just ask Peter Mitchell.
The 4A’s is asking business gurus to answer five important questions affecting the industry. Here, Deborah Furey, Senior Vice President of Strategy & Analytics for Wunderman Health, takes her turn providing the answers What’s the biggest challenge or opportunity facing the ad industry right now? Share of customers’ and consumers’ minds. In this arena, personal is […]
This is the second survey by Campaign and the IPA on gender and ethnicity in UK advertising agencies.
A strategist weighs in on the creative development process and when it’s appropriate for planners and account people to provide feedback.
In PwC’s 20th CEO survey, nearly 1,400 business leaders from 79 countries share their views on how globalization and technology have impacted growth, talent, trust and society.
To foster a culture of growth in your agency, Think with Google recommends celebrating mistakes by implementing quarterly failure reports.
The RSW/US New Year Outlook Survey Report explores challenges in the business, spending expectations, the impact of marketing technology, and increases in the use of house agencies and project work. Two different and often opposing perspectives are offered from the agency and marketer sides.
Daniel Ward-Murphy, Strategy Director at Salad Creatives, outlines the elements of a good brief.
Executives from creative, media, PR agencies and a production company share their views on the importance of producing quality branded content quickly and affordably.
This Forbes article reports on Gartner’s 2016-17 CMO Spend Survey and the CMO’s expanding role into digital commerce, customer experience, innovation sales and IT. Marketing budgets have risen for three years in a row and is now predicted to be at 12% of revenue for 2016-2017.
The Future Today Institute forecasts emerging technology trends that will influence the advertising and public relation industry, as well as other sectors, in the year ahead.
A snapshot of the Top 5 Digital Trends to watch for in 2017
The 4A’s 2016 Year In Review provides an overview of key 4A’s activities last year,