22 May 2019
On April 30 in Seattle, we celebrated our partners with the 2019 Global Microsoft Advertising Partner Awards. We recognized our regional award winners and announced the most anticipated awards of the year: the 2019 Global Partners of the Year.
06 May 2019
We're excited to announce the very first virtual Microsoft Advertising Partner Summit — an exclusive benefit for the enrolled members of the Microsoft Advertising Partner Program, previously known as the Bing Partner Program.
26 March 2019
The seventh annual Advertising Week Europe event drew in thousands of media and marketing professionals to Piccadilly Circus last week, covering over 230 events focusing on the future of the industry. Buzzing with conversations among creatives, media members and industry leaders, it played host to a variety of interviews, keynotes, panels and workshops with the aim of exploring the future of advertising and how technology impacts every sector of the business. From artificial intelligence and podcasts, to diversity and inclusion, London was at the centre of dissection and discussion of the hottest and most important topics currently affecting our industry.
20 March 2019
In the face of Brexit, the UK advertising and marketing communications industry recognises how crucial it is to have a diverse pool of employees – after all, cultural richness is what helps make our industry among the most creatively-awarded in the world. Considering the potentially major disruptions that Brexit may soon bring, the UK must now adapt to ensure this critical supply of talent is in no way restricted by focusing on the importance of attracting and retaining diverse homegrown talent. Highlighting the existing problems, as well as the essential role advertising must take on to invest in a more diverse domestic workforce, an esteemed panel of industry experts discussed at length how to address the challenges to come.
19 March 2019
Imagine a world where all people are represented accurately from the start to the end of a project, idea or advertisement… It would be a very different world, indeed. Unfortunately, women are still represented in stereotypical and outdated roles, the LGBT community continues to struggle with prejudice and one billion people with disabilities remain unseen to the visible eye. So, isn’t it time to turn the diversity and inclusion conversation from an international discussion to include the advertising industry too?