Click here to close now.

Welcome!

Search Authors: Elizabeth White, Vormetric Blog, Trevor Parsons, Carmen Gonzalez, Liz McMillan

News Feed Item

Publicis Groupe acquiert Monterosa, agence mondiale du mobile, souvent primée, qui renforce le réseau BBH dans le segment clé du marketing mobile

PARIS, December 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris: FR0000130577] annonce aujourd'hui l'acquisition de Monterosa, agence internationale spécialisée dans le mobile. L'agence rejoint le réseau Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH) et l'enrichit de son savoir-faire dans les communications mobiles.

Publicis Groupe avait été l'un des premiers à se lancer sur le marché de la publicité sur mobile, avec l'acquisition de Phonevalley en 2007. La transaction avec Monterosa poursuit cette démarche. Comme Phonevalley, Monterosa se consacre exclusivement au marketing et à la communication sur mobile, l'un des principaux secteurs numériques de croissance dans lequel Publicis Groupe veut renforcer sa présence.

Monterosa a été fondée en 2009 par quatre Suédois : Johan Hemminger, Johan Ståhle, Anton Holmquist et Carl Norberg. Basée à  Stockholm, l'agence est également implantée à New York et Singapour. Régulièrement récompensée, son équipe d'une trentaine de personnes travaille avec certaines des plus grandes marques mondiales, dont Carlsberg, Google, Mercedes Benz, Samsung et Vodafone. Parmi ses productions primées, citons la campagne « Get away » pour Mini Cooper, et diverses applications mondiales comme « Hide and Seek » pour Buick Encore en Chine, « Anywake » pour Lufthansa en Scandinavie, « Daybreak » pour AT&T aux Etats-Unis et « Dare » pour le produit Axe de Unilever en Asie.

Monterosa conservera son nom et continuera à servir ses propres clients en direct, ainsi que certains gérés par BBH ou Publicis Groupe. Cette transaction permet à l'agence de se développer géographiquement et de mieux servir ses clients. Carl Norberg, l'un des

cofondateurs de Monterosa, continuera à gérer l'agence, sous la responsabilité de Gwyn Jones, CEO du groupe BBH.  

Le secteur de la publicité et des communications interactives sur mobile enregistre actuellement une croissance spectaculaire, en raison de la convergence des technologies et de l'expansion massive des smartphones. Selon eMarketer, les dépenses publicitaires mondiales sur mobile atteindront $6,4 milliards en 2012 et dépasseront les $23,6 milliards d'ici à 2016. Le grand savoir-faire de Monterosa dans le domaine du mobile et sa présence sur plusieurs continents, apporteront à BBH une expertise essentielle dans un secteur clé, qui est l'un des médias à la plus forte croissance.

"Les smartphones sont des outils omniprésents et très personnels. De ce fait, les campagnes sur mobile transforment la communication avec les consommateurs » déclare Gwyn Jones, CEO du groupe BBH. « La publicité sur mobile doit être perçue comme unique, utile et pertinente, afin qu'elle soit efficace. Il est indispensable d'aider nos clients à préparer des campagnes qui ne soient pas simplement impeccables du point de vue technique et créatif, mais également conviviales et réussies. Nous travaillons avec Monterosa depuis 18 mois maintenant. C'est une excellente équipe, avec une culture et une démarche correspondant parfaitement aux nôtres. Nous sommes très satisfaits des perspectives qu'ouvre cette transaction stratégique. »

"Nos deux entreprises partagent la même passion : trouver des idées très créatives, différentes, exécutées avec le plus grand soin technologique. Cet accord va nous permettre de faire monter en gamme nos prestations » ajoute Carl Norberg.


A propos de Publicis Groupe

Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris FR0000130577, CAC 40] est le troisième groupe mondial de communication, présent dans tous les secteurs et métiers : le numérique (Digitas, Razorfish, Rosetta, VivaKi), la publicité (BBH, Leo Burnett, Publicis Worldwide, Saatchi & Saatchi), la communication institutionnelle et événementielle (MSLGROUP), l'achat d'espace et conseil stratégique média (Starcom MediaVest Group et ZenithOptimedia) et la communication spécialisée dans la santé (PHCG : Publicis Healthcare Communications Group). Le Groupe est présent dans 104 pays et compte environ 56 000 collaborateurs.

http://www.publicisgroupe.com | Twitter : @PublicisGroupe | Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/publicisgroupe

Viva la Difference !

A propos de BBH

Au premier semestre de cette année, BBH Londres s'est vu décerner le titre d'Agence de l'année par British Arrows (BTAA), et d'Agence de l'année par le magazine Creative Review. Le groupe BBH a reçu le titre très convoité d'Agence de l'année aux Webby Awards aux Etats-Unis. BBH Londres vient d'être nommée l'Agence de l'année par le magazine Campaign, et elle a emporté le Grand Prix de l'efficacité au Festival de la créativité de Cannes en juin.


Contacts

Publicis Groupe
Peggy Nahmany
Communication corporate
+33(0)1-44-43-72-83

Martine Hue
Relations investisseurs
+33(0)1-44-43-65-00

Stéphanie Atellian
Relations investisseurs
+33(0)1-44-43-74-44

Monterosa
Johan Hemminger (Suède)
Fondateur
+46-702-99-30-34


Carl Norberg (Singapour)
Fondateur
+65-92727-840

BBH
Isobel Barnes (Londres)
PR Manager
+44-7931-553-577

Deborah Abraham (APAC)
PR Director    
+65-9683-908


More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
SYS-CON Events announced today that robomq.io will exhibit at SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. robomq.io is an interoperable and composable platform that connects any device to any application. It helps systems integrators and the solution providers build new and innovative products and service for industries requiring monitoring or intelligence from devices and sensors.
Internet of Things (IoT) will be a hybrid ecosystem of diverse devices and sensors collaborating with operational and enterprise systems to create the next big application. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Bramh Gupta, founder and CEO of robomq.io, and Fred Yatzeck, principal architect leading product development at robomq.io, will discuss how choosing the right middleware and integration strategy from the get-go will enable IoT solution developers to adapt and grow with the industry, while at the same time reduce Time to Market (TTM) by using plug and play capabilities offered by a robust I...
After making a doctor’s appointment via your mobile device, you receive a calendar invite. The day of your appointment, you get a reminder with the doctor’s location and contact information. As you enter the doctor’s exam room, the medical team is equipped with the latest tablet containing your medical history – he or she makes real time updates to your medical file. At the end of your visit, you receive an electronic prescription to your preferred pharmacy and can schedule your next appointment.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Solgenia will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and the 17th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 3–5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Solgenia is the global market leader in Cloud Collaboration and Cloud Infrastructure software solutions. Designed to “Bridge the Gap” between Personal and Professional Social, Mobile and Cloud user experiences, our solutions help large and medium-sized organizations dr...
While not quite mainstream yet, WebRTC is starting to gain ground with Carriers, Enterprises and Independent Software Vendors (ISV’s) alike. WebRTC makes it easy for developers to add audio and video communications into their applications by using Web browsers as their platform. But like any market, every customer engagement has unique requirements, as well as constraints. And of course, one size does not fit all. In her session at WebRTC Summit, Dr. Natasha Tamaskar, Vice President, Head of Cloud and Mobile Strategy at GENBAND, will explore what is needed to take a real time communications ...
The world's leading Cloud event, Cloud Expo has launched Microservices Journal on the SYS-CON.com portal, featuring over 19,000 original articles, news stories, features, and blog entries. DevOps Journal is focused on this critical enterprise IT topic in the world of cloud computing. Microservices Journal offers top articles, news stories, and blog posts from the world's well-known experts and guarantees better exposure for its authors than any other publication. Follow new article posts on Twitter at @MicroservicesE
SYS-CON Events announced today that Litmus Automation will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Litmus Automation’s vision is to provide a solution for companies that are in a rush to embrace the disruptive Internet of Things technology and leverage it for real business challenges. Litmus Automation simplifies the complexity of connected devices applications with Loop, a secure and scalable cloud platform.
SYS-CON Events announced today the IoT Bootcamp – Jumpstart Your IoT Strategy, being held June 9–10, 2015, in conjunction with 16th Cloud Expo and Internet of @ThingsExpo at the Javits Center in New York City. This is your chance to jumpstart your IoT strategy. Combined with real-world scenarios and use cases, the IoT Bootcamp is not just based on presentations but includes hands-on demos and walkthroughs. We will introduce you to a variety of Do-It-Yourself IoT platforms including Arduino, Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone, Spark and Intel Edison. You will also get an overview of cloud technologies s...
Containers and microservices have become topics of intense interest throughout the cloud developer and enterprise IT communities. Accordingly, attendees at the upcoming 16th Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York June 9-11 will find fresh new content in a new track called PaaS | Containers & Microservices Containers are not being considered for the first time by the cloud community, but a current era of re-consideration has pushed them to the top of the cloud agenda. With the launch of Docker's initial release in March of 2013, interest was revved up several notches. Then late last...
The WebRTC Summit 2015 New York, to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York, NY, announces that its Call for Papers is open. Topics include all aspects of improving IT delivery by eliminating waste through automated business models leveraging cloud technologies. WebRTC Summit is co-located with 16th International Cloud Expo, @ThingsExpo, Big Data Expo, and DevOps Summit.
SOA Software has changed its name to Akana. With roots in Web Services and SOA Governance, Akana has established itself as a leader in API Management and is expanding into cloud integration as an alternative to the traditional heavyweight enterprise service bus (ESB). The company recently announced that it achieved more than 90% year-over-year growth. As Akana, the company now addresses the evolution and diversification of SOA, unifying security, management, and DevOps across SOA, APIs, microservices, and more.
Wearable technology was dominant at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) , and MWC was no exception to this trend. New versions of favorites, such as the Samsung Gear (three new products were released: the Gear 2, the Gear 2 Neo and the Gear Fit), shared the limelight with new wearables like Pebble Time Steel (the new premium version of the company’s previously released smartwatch) and the LG Watch Urbane. The most dramatic difference at MWC was an emphasis on presenting wearables as fashion accessories and moving away from the original clunky technology associated with t...
The list of ‘new paradigm’ technologies that now surrounds us appears to be at an all time high. From cloud computing and Big Data analytics to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and the Internet of Things (IoT), today we have to deal with what the industry likes to call ‘paradigm shifts’ at every level of IT. This is disruption; of course, we understand that – change is almost always disruptive.
SYS-CON Events announced today that SafeLogic has been named “Bag Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo® New York, which will take place June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. SafeLogic provides security products for applications in mobile and server/appliance environments. SafeLogic’s flagship product CryptoComply is a FIPS 140-2 validated cryptographic engine designed to secure data on servers, workstations, appliances, mobile devices, and in the Cloud.
GENBAND has announced that SageNet is leveraging the Nuvia platform to deliver Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) to its large base of retail and enterprise customers. Nuvia’s cloud-based solution provides SageNet’s customers with a full suite of business communications and collaboration tools. Two large national SageNet retail customers have recently signed up to deploy the Nuvia platform and the company will continue to sell the service to new and existing customers. Nuvia’s capabilities include HD voice, video, multimedia messaging, mobility, conferencing, Web collaboration, deskt...
SYS-CON Media announced today that @WebRTCSummit Blog, the largest WebRTC resource in the world, has been launched. @WebRTCSummit Blog offers top articles, news stories, and blog posts from the world's well-known experts and guarantees better exposure for its authors than any other publication. @WebRTCSummit Blog can be bookmarked ▸ Here @WebRTCSummit conference site can be bookmarked ▸ Here
SYS-CON Events announced today that Cisco, the worldwide leader in IT that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Cisco makes amazing things happen by connecting the unconnected. Cisco has shaped the future of the Internet by becoming the worldwide leader in transforming how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Cisco and our partners are building the platform for the Internet of Everything by connecting the...
Temasys has announced senior management additions to its team. Joining are David Holloway as Vice President of Commercial and Nadine Yap as Vice President of Product. Over the past 12 months Temasys has doubled in size as it adds new customers and expands the development of its Skylink platform. Skylink leads the charge to move WebRTC, traditionally seen as a desktop, browser based technology, to become a ubiquitous web communications technology on web and mobile, as well as Internet of Things compatible devices.
Docker is an excellent platform for organizations interested in running microservices. It offers portability and consistency between development and production environments, quick provisioning times, and a simple way to isolate services. In his session at DevOps Summit at 16th Cloud Expo, Shannon Williams, co-founder of Rancher Labs, will walk through these and other benefits of using Docker to run microservices, and provide an overview of RancherOS, a minimalist distribution of Linux designed expressly to run Docker. He will also discuss Rancher, an orchestration and service discovery platf...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Vitria Technology, Inc. will exhibit at SYS-CON’s @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Vitria will showcase the company’s new IoT Analytics Platform through live demonstrations at booth #330. Vitria’s IoT Analytics Platform, fully integrated and powered by an operational intelligence engine, enables customers to rapidly build and operationalize advanced analytics to deliver timely business outcomes for use cases across the industrial, enterprise, and consumer segments.