Richard Pinder to Deliver Keynote Speech at Media Guardian "Changing Media Summit 2011"

By Publicis Worldwide, PRNE
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

PARIS, March 10, 2011 - Richard Pinder, Chief Operating Officer Publicis Worldwide, joins a
stellar line-up to debate creative and commercial strategies for a
post-digital age at this year's high profile Media Guardian Summit on 23
March in London.

Participants include Adam Crozier - CEO, ITV, Paul Bascobert - President,
Bloomberg Businessweek and Tricia Wilber - CMO, EMEA, The Walt Disney
Company. Speakers also include senior executives from BBC Worldwide, Facebook
and News International.

In his keynote address, Richard Pinder will share his views on the
blurring of boundaries surrounding what is media, content, and advertising.

Comments Richard Pinder, "The real change to the media landscape is not
the argument about analogue or digital or social media- it's about the notion
of what media actually is - manufacturers who are becoming content creators,
the rise of no-cost media deals between those with content and those with

The Changing Media Summit has established itself as the must-attend event
for anyone concerned with creative and commercial success in the digital age.
The last four summits have sold out with over 350 senior executives convening
each year to discuss, debate and disseminate the latest media strategies.

Link here to Richard Pinder's pre-key note address video interview:!/GuardianCMS2011

About Publicis Worldwide

Publicis Worldwide ranks among the largest global marketing
communications companies. The network spans 82 countries with approximately
9,000 employees. Its total offering includes advertising; interactive and
digital marketing; CRM and direct marketing. Publicis' blue-chip client
portfolio includes some of the world's best known companies: Airbus,
Coca-Cola, HP, LG, L'Oréal, Luxottica, Nestlé, Orange, P&G, PayPal, Renault,
Siemens, Pernod-Ricard, Sanofi-Aventis, UBS, Teléfonica, Zurich. Publicis
Worldwide is part of Publicis Groupe (Euronext Paris: FR0000130577) the
world's third largest communications group, the world's second largest media
counsel and buying group, and a global leader in digital and healthcare
communications. With around the world activities spanning more than 104
countries on five continents, the Groupe employs as many as 44,000

About Richard Pinder

Richard Pinder leads global advertising network Publicis Worldwide and
sits on Publicis Groupe's P12 management board. For 25 years, he has built
brands and businesses working extensively in Europe and Asia. Richard has
focused Publicis Worldwide on Creating Contagious Ideas that Change the
Conversation, investing heavily in digital and creative performance. For
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Contact: Sarah Hazell, Publicis Worldwide Communications, Tel: + 44(0)207-830-3426, Mobile: +44(0)7900-227200

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