Martin Sorrell, WPP’s chief executive. Photogrpah: Alan Betson/Irish Times

Britain’s WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, said it had seen strong trading in January after reporting 2014 results broadly in line with f(...)

A woman walks in Washington, DC, on January 29, 2015 past a preview of Budweiser’s ad which was aired during the Super Bowl on Sunday.  More than 70 advertisers paid a reported $4.5 million for 30 seconds of air time during Sunday’s American football classic. (Photograph:NICHOLAS KAMMNICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) 3:45

Budweiser capitalised on cuteness with the return of a puppy and Coca-Cola stood out with an anti-bullying message as many brands stirred emotions ra(...)

Actors India Mullen and Adam Weafer from ‘Red Rock’. The high-profile advertising campaign for the new TV3 soap was created by Ogilvy & Mather

The advertising and public relations group Ogilvy & Mather made a profit of €1.44 million in Ireland in 2013, a year in which its turnover droppe(...)

Sir Martin Sorrell chief executive of WPP

WPP, the advertising group run by high-profile executive Martin Sorrell, posted a slightly lower-than-expected 3 per cent quarterly sales rise, reflec(...)

The first IPU ad depicts Dessie Gallagher telling Stephen Ryan his sore toe is most likely a case of gangrene that will require amputation.

The Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) will unveil a new television advertising campaign on Monday designed to persuade people that consulting a pharmacist(...)

The “Power100” list was compiled by the public relations agency Wilson Hartnell and political researchers Electionista, and like many such lists it involves a mix of art and science.

The economist and commentator David McWilliams has topped a Twitter “power list” that purports to rank Irish users according to the influence they (...)

Mike Campbell, Dyson advertising creative director, and Valerie Levy Harrar, BBDO Proximity Paris executive creative director, at the Sharks print category judging

The advertising and marketing industry isn’t shy when it comes to organising awards ceremonies but, for Irish creatives, the most prized gong on the m(...)

Rory Sutherland: “It would be better if we were like GPs. We’d say where we think the likely problem is and then suggest a likely solution”

The ADFX Awards which take place tonight in the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre are all about effectiveness – it’s the FX part of the name – gongs aren’t (...)

 Chris Kirk  has no Ryder Cup expectations. Photograph: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

The Darwinian nature of the FedEx Cup playoffs, along with the impending Ryder Cup selections, provided a host of possibilities as the 2014 Deutsche (...)

‘You have to accept a certain level of disrespect,’ author Salman Rushdie argued at a lively debate on the freedom of speech at the Dalkey Book Festival this afternoon. File. Photograph: Jeremy Suttton-Hibbert/Getty Images

“You have to accept a certain level of disrespect,” author Salman Rushdie argued at a lively debate on the freedom of speech at the Dalkey Book Fes(...)