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The Best of Cannes Lions 2019: DTC and Media Companies

The Paley Center for Media hosted a conversation highlighting the best of Cannes Lions 2019 as part of exciting Paley Next Big Thing series. The panel of media leaders included Richard Guest (Global Digital Officer, DDB Worldwide Communications Group), Michael Kassan (Chairman & CEO, MediaLink), and LUMA’s Terence Kawaja, moderated by Jonathan Miller (CEO, Integrated Media Company).Keep Reading

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The Best of Cannes Lions 2019: Brandformance

The Paley Center for Media focused on brandformance during Paley Next Big Thing series while exploring the best of Cannes Lions 2019. The panel of media leaders included Richard Guest (Global Digital Officer, DDB Worldwide Communications Group), Michael Kassan (Chairman & CEO, MediaLink); and Terence Kawaja (CEO & Founder, LUMA Partners), moderated by Jonathan Miller (CEO, Integrated Media Company).Keep Reading

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The Best of Cannes Lions 2019: Brand Culture

The Paley Center for Media hosted a conversation highlighting the best of Cannes Lions 2019 as part of our exciting Paley Next Big Thing series. The panel of media leaders included Richard Guest (Global Digital Officer, DDB Worldwide Communications Group), Michael Kassan (Chairman & CEO, MediaLink), and LUMA’s Terence Kawaja, moderated by Jonathan Miller (CEO, Integrated Media Company). The conversation included a look at brand culture.Keep Reading

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LUMA Digital Brief 024 — Market Report Q2 2019

LUMA presents Digital Brief 024 — Market Report Q2 2019 LUMA’s latest Market Report highlights the public and private markets during Q2 2019. It was a particularly strong quarter for M&A, with the most deal activity (both volume and value) over the last year. This was not limited to a single sector, as M&A activity was up across all coverage areas, Ad Tech, MarTech, Digital Content, and D2C. In the public markets, Ad Tech and MarTech both saw another quarter of growth, though there remain clear delineations between over-and-under performers in each sector.Keep Reading

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LUMA Digital Brief 023 — Market Report Q1 2019

LUMA presents Digital Brief 023 — Market Report Q1 2019 LUMA’s latest Market Report highlights the public and private markets during Q1 2019. It was a strong quarter overall with increases in both M&A activity and public market values. M&A deal volume was up across Ad Tech, MarTech, and Digital Content, and was capped off with the surprise acquisition of Dynamic Yield by McDonald’s; a rare marketer acquisition of technology that will bring the fast-food giant’s personalization efforts in-house.Keep Reading

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LUMA Digital Brief 022 — Market Report Q4 2018

LUMA presents Digital Brief 022 — Market Report Q4 2018. LUMA’s latest Market Report highlights the public and private markets during 2018. Despite a year marked by GDPR uncertainty and numerous data and privacy controversies, the big story last year was an increase in large-scale MarTech acquisitions. Following 2017, which had some major marketing clouds, such as Salesforce and Adobe, sitting on the sidelines and zero $1 billion deals, 2018 saw six MarTech deals over $1 billion.Keep Reading

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LUMA Digital Brief 014 – Market Report Q1 2017

M&A activity led by private equity and telcos was the main story in 2016 and we expect this trend to continue into 2017 as the digital media space matures. Altice and Singtel led the way in Q1, acquiring scaled Ad Tech businesses in Teads / Audience Partners and Turn respectively. In MarTech, Dunn & Bradstreet acquired Avention to grow its portfolio of sales and marketing tools, two years after acquiring NetProspex. Publisher consolidation in the digital space was highlighted by Gothamist, PureWow, Spanfeller Media Group, Upworthy and US Weekly all being acquired.Keep Reading

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META LUMAscape

This video provides an overview of the 18 LUMAscapes that map over 4,000 companies in the digital media and marketing ecosystem.Keep Reading