Ad tech player Rocket Fuel in rival takeover bid 15 hours ago

Ad tech player Rocket Fuel in rival takeover bid

Ad tech company Rocket Fuel is back in the limelight regarding a takeover deal from marketing cloud company Gravity4, AdNews understands.

Nine signs major sponsors for The Block 13 hours ago

Nine signs major sponsors for The Block

Aldi, Mitre 10, Domain, Suzuki and Swisse are the among the brands signing on as partners for the 11th series of Nine Network's The Block.

Carat focuses on succession planning – promotes “formidable” duo 14 hours ago

Carat focuses on succession planning – promotes “formidable” duo

It's no secret that there's a few gaping holes at the heads of various Australian media agencies and groups. With a batch of Aussie talent frequently being siphoned off and murmured recruitment struggles among adland, Carat says it's keen to avoid any such struggles by focusing on “succession planning”.

Ten's digital sales lead heads to Mamamia 17 hours ago

Ten's digital sales lead heads to Mamamia

Former digital group sales manager at Network Ten is joining the Mamamia Women's Network as Victorian sales director.

Networks pay “crazy” prices for sports rights but will clients and agencies? 16 hours ago

Networks pay “crazy” prices for sports rights but will clients and agencies?

With Seven and Nine inking massive sports rights deals, are the networks going to look to other areas to justify sports prices? Media buyers weigh in.

Industry Profile: Krux country manager, Jo Gaines 17 hours ago

Industry Profile: Krux country manager, Jo Gaines

In this week's Industry Profile, we catch-up with Krux country manager Jo Gaines, and talk hiring Kellogg’s head of paid media as its VP of marketing, “love at first byte” and why “experts” don't last long.

The Voice wins the night but hits lowest finale audience ever 18 hours ago

The Voice wins the night but hits lowest finale audience ever

Nine reality series The Voice won the night for TV viewing audiences but hit a sour note, recording its lowest ever finale audience.

Why McDonald’s was right to snub Burger King 15 hours ago

Why McDonald’s was right to snub Burger King

While Burger King taking on the golden arches may have been a stellar PR move, they may have lost the...

Media Wrap: AFL and NRL ads to rise 30%; Foxtel needs NRL to keep top ratings and O'Connor's Smooth talk 20 hours ago

Media Wrap: AFL and NRL ads to rise 30%; Foxtel needs NRL to keep top ratings and O'Connor's Smooth talk

See what today's media sections from The Australian and the Australian Financial Review are covering, including out-going Corbett calls for reform and Go gets bigger remit.

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