Dentsu Aegis Acquires John Brown Media

By Tim Maytom

Tracey De Groose, CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network UK & Ireland, Ben Wood, global president of iProspect, and Andrew Hirsch, CEO of John Brown Media

Tracey De Groose, CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network UK & Ireland, Ben Wood, global president of iProspect, and Andrew Hirsch, CEO of John Brown Media

Branded content agency John Brown Media has been acquired by Dentsu Aegis Network, strengthening the company’s global content marketing capabilities to deliver better integrated solutions for its clients.

John Brown Media will retain its brand identity and current CEO Andrew Hirsch will remain in control of the firm, working with Dentsu Aegis’ global digital performance agency iProspect to integrate its publishing capabilities with iProspect’s performance-driven solutions.

The deal marks the latest acquisition by Dentsu Aegis, which picked up mobile agency Fetch and social media management agency Tempero at the end of last year to strengthen its offerings in their respective areas.

“As one of the world’s largest content agencies, the acquisition of John Brown Media will add another dimension to our content offering across the group,” said Tracy De Groose, CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network UK & Ireland. “More clients are asking for content-led strategies and we’ll be able to develop more innovative, content-rich solutions for them, and also accelerate our growth in this space.”

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