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The first of its kind partnership in the region will offer podcast brand solutions to the marketing community MIS Gulf will have exclusive rights over Finyal Media’s podcast media sales in MENA Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7 June 2021: Finyal Media, a regional podcast network that focuses on storytelling podcasts across MENA, has formed an

IAA Café Chat: a Networking Opportunity with Professionals

IAA Lebanon launched its first “IAA Café Chat” on June 1st, 2021, with award-winning guest Mr. Walid Kanaan, Chief Creative Officer at TBWA/RAAD. The online session titled “What Makes a Creative Mind” started with an opening note by Mr. Joe Ayache, president of IAA Lebanon, explaining about this initiative. On another hand, Mr. Kanaan enriched

Memac Ogilvy names Till Hohmann as Chief Creative Officer for MENA

— Globally recognized Hohmann will oversee the region’s creative offering across Memac Ogilvy’s five core capabilities. — Till returns to Memac Ogilvy having led the group to being recognized as the region’s number one creative agency by Dubai Lynx in 2010. — Hohmann brings experience from leading markets, including London, Munich, Singapore, and others. June

The second edition of the ESA-HEC Entrepreneur Award kicks off

The following is an announcement from the L’Orient media group. The second edition of the ESA-HEC Paris Entrepreneur Award has officially been launched for interested young Lebanese entrepreneurs, living in Lebanon or abroad, who wish to try their luck in this competition, supported by L’Orient-Le Jour, Le Commerce du Levant, the ESA Business School, Smart ESA, Air

Publicis Groupe appoints Bassel Kakish as Chief Executive Officer, Middle East & Turkey

Publicis Groupe, April 26, 2021 – Dubai – Publicis Groupe today announced that effective immediately, Bassel Kakish is promoted as Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Groupe Middle East & Turkey. He will continue to be based in Dubai and report to Raja Trad, Executive Chairman, Publicis Groupe Middle East & Turkey. In his new role, Bassel

Arthur D. Little acquires MAG and Expands its Media & Telecom Offerings

Tuesday, April, 26, 2021 Global management consultancy Arthur D. Little (ADL) today announced it has acquired MAG, a US-based management consultancy focused on the convergence of media, technology, and wireless. The deal expands ADL’s global Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media, and Electronics (TIME) Practice and brings additional senior-level expertise to the firm’s growing presence worldwide. Founded

5 roundtables with industry experts yield promising results,organised by Executive in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under the Lebanon Enterprise Development (LED) project.

How to preserve employment and develop economic growth in productive industries Beirut, April 9, 2021 – A series of five consecutive roundtable discussions took place on March 30 and 31, organized by Executive Magazine in partnership with USAID. The roundtables gathered experts and key players from five industries from manufacturing to knowledge enterprises.  More than

JGroup, Alsumaria TV, Sumer FM and Announce Renewal of Media Representation Contract for Five Years

Multi-year agreement aims at maintaining industry leadership of all brands Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2021: JGroup, a Lebanon-based holding company with a vast portfolio of subsidiaries and investments across the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and United States, today announced the renewal of their media representation contract with Iraqi satellite TV, Alsumaria and its