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Investments

19

Portfolio Exits

11

Partners & Customers

10

About Interpublic Group

Interpublic Group is a global provider of advertising and marketing services. Their companies specialize in consumer advertising, interactive marketing, media planning and buying, public relations, and specialized disciplines in all major world markets.

Interpublic Group Headquarter Location

909 Third Avenue

New York, New York, 10022,

United States

212-704-1200

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Latest Interpublic Group News

David Bell, Former Interpublic CEO, Joins the Ad.net Board of Directors

Aug 4, 2022

B2B advertising technology expert and Advertising Hall of Fame member will help accelerate Ad.net’s growth August 04, 2022 01:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time LOS ANGELES--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Ad.net , the ad technology leader in engaging users at their moment of maximum intent, today announced the appointment of David Bell to the company’s board of directors. Bell brings his expertise in technology, media, marketing, and publishing, having spent his career advising the world’s largest advertisers and technology companies as they’ve scaled their businesses. Bell has over 40 years of advertising industry experience, having led as CEO for the renowned Bozell Worldwide, True North Communications, and The Interpublic Group. He is Founder Chairman of Gyro, the largest independent global creative agency dedicated exclusively to business-to-business marketing, as an independent director of Madison Logic, the leader in account-based marketing, on the boards of dstillery, Creative Realities, and Kin and Carta plc. Notably, he served as senior advisor to AOL during its IPO, sale to Verizon and acquisition of Yahoo. Mr. Bell was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame in 2007. “Our industry-leading advertising and ecommerce technology provides advertisers with a platform to exceed their customer acquisition goals while providing extraordinary value to our publishing partners,” said Ad.net CEO, Jon Waterman. “With David’s leadership and guidance, we are supremely positioned to develop strategies to help advertisers hit their return on ad spend goals at scale, and publishers’ incremental monetization performance.” “Ad.net operates at the intersection of intent and audience, an area that is becoming increasingly important to advertisers looking to build diversified customer acquisition strategies,” said Bell. “Ad.net is fulfilling an important need in the ad tech industry. I’m excited to be helping it scale.” About Ad.net: Ad.net is the intent marketplace outside of Google and Bing where brands acquire new customers online. Ad.net provides a performance-driven approach to reaching the right customers throughout their purchase journeys. Founder led since 2001, the company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Contacts

Interpublic Group Investments

19 Investments

Interpublic Group has made 19 investments. Their latest investment was in The Famous Group as part of their Corporate Minority on April 4, 2022.

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Interpublic Group Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

4/15/2022

Corporate Minority

The Famous Group

$9M

Yes

3

6/19/2017

Series B

Samba TV

$30M

Yes

1

1/13/2017

Series A

Keemotion Group

$3.66M

Yes

6

3/10/2014

Series B

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$99M

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10

6/5/2013

Seed

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$99M

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10

Date

4/15/2022

6/19/2017

1/13/2017

3/10/2014

6/5/2013

Round

Corporate Minority

Series B

Series A

Series B

Seed

Company

The Famous Group

Samba TV

Keemotion Group

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Amount

$9M

$30M

$3.66M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

3

1

6

10

10

Interpublic Group Portfolio Exits

11 Portfolio Exits

Interpublic Group has 11 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Casanova//McCann on September 30, 2020.

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Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

9/30/2020

Corporate Majority

$99M

2

9/30/2020

Acquired - II

$99M

1

1/29/2018

Merger

$99M

1

9/21/2016

Divestiture

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$99M

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10

7/8/2015

Corporate Majority

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$99M

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10

Date

9/30/2020

9/30/2020

1/29/2018

9/21/2016

7/8/2015

Exit

Corporate Majority

Acquired - II

Merger

Divestiture

Corporate Majority

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

1

1

10

10

Interpublic Group Acquisitions

9 Acquisitions

Interpublic Group acquired 9 companies. Their latest acquisition was Acxiom - Marketing Solutions on July 03, 2018.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

7/3/2018

$99M

Acquired Unit

7

10/28/2015

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$99M

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10

9/20/2015

Series B

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$99M

$99M

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10

3/14/2012

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$99M

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0

1/30/2012

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$99M

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Date

7/3/2018

10/28/2015

9/20/2015

3/14/2012

1/30/2012

Investment Stage

Series B

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$99M

Note

Acquired Unit

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10

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Interpublic Group Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Interpublic Group has 10 strategic partners and customers. Interpublic Group recently partnered with SpringHill Company on June 6, 2022.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

6/22/2022

Partner

United States

1

6/22/2022

Partner

United States

1

6/22/2022

Partner

United States

June 22, 2022 at 12:00 PM EDT. The SpringHill Company and Interpublic Group form Joint Venture. Partnership Connects IPG Agencies with Diverse Creators and Changemakers to Create Ideas for Brands that Inspire Action.

The partnership , which was announced during a panel with key executives from IPG and The SpringHill Company at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity , is the first and only partnership between The SpringHill Company and a global advertising and marketing holding company .

1

6/9/2021

Partner

United States

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10

3/2/2021

Client

United States

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10

Date

6/22/2022

6/22/2022

6/22/2022

6/9/2021

3/2/2021

Type

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Client

Business Partner

Country

United States

United States

United States

United States

United States

News Snippet

June 22, 2022 at 12:00 PM EDT. The SpringHill Company and Interpublic Group form Joint Venture. Partnership Connects IPG Agencies with Diverse Creators and Changemakers to Create Ideas for Brands that Inspire Action.

The partnership , which was announced during a panel with key executives from IPG and The SpringHill Company at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity , is the first and only partnership between The SpringHill Company and a global advertising and marketing holding company .

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Sources

1

1

1

10

10

Interpublic Group Team

27 Team Members

Interpublic Group has 27 team members, including current Chief Marketing Officer, Arun Kumar.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Arun Kumar

IPG Mediabrands, Dentsu Aegis Network, Isobar, Starcom, MPG, and UM

Chief Marketing Officer

Current

Chee Yin CY Thaw

Controller

Current

Raviv Itzhaky

Chief Executive Officer

Former

Laurent Marechaux

Chief Executive Officer

Former

Wayne Fletcher

President

Former

Name

Arun Kumar

Chee Yin CY Thaw

Raviv Itzhaky

Laurent Marechaux

Wayne Fletcher

Work History

IPG Mediabrands, Dentsu Aegis Network, Isobar, Starcom, MPG, and UM

Title

Chief Marketing Officer

Controller

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer

President

Status

Current

Current

Former

Former

Former

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