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Mark Penn’s Republican Investment

Axios: March 16, 2017
Stagwell Media LLC, the private-equity fund formed by Mark Penn, today will announce a minority stake in Targeted Victory, the Alexandria-based GOP digital agency headed by CEO Zac Moffatt. Targeted Victory leads digital marketing and fundraising programs for Speaker Ryan and the NRSC, and served the presidential campaigns of Mitt Romney, Ted Cruz, Scott Walker and Rick Perry. Stagwell's stable: Targeted Victory gives Penn a right-side counterpart to SKDKnickerbocker, founded…

Meet Wolfgang, The Agency Aiming to Bridge the Divide Between Creative and Consulting

Fast Company: March 27, 2017
BY JEFF BEER 03.27.17 | 8:00 AM   A decade ago, it was traditional versus digital. Today, the biggest disruption in advertising has been how global consulting giants like Deloitte and Accenture have moved in to the industry through acquisition and internal development. Deloitte alone has acquired a dozen creative agencies over the last few years, while Ad Age last year named Accenture Digital the largest and fastest-growing digital agency…

Stagwell Invests in New Creative Shop Founded by Former David & Goliath Execs

Advertising Age: March 27, 2017
The Stagwell Group has acquired a minority stake in new creative consultancy Wolfgang, founded by former David & Goliath executives Mike Geiger, Seema Miller and Colin Jeffrey. Wolfgang is part Stagwell Group's Marketing Incubator, which also includes digital advocacy shop Targeted Victory. While terms of the deal were not disclosed, Stagwell has an option to acquire a majority stake in Wolfgang in the future. Mark Penn, president and managing partner…

PRESS RELEASE: STAGWELL MEDIA LLC INVESTS IN WOLFGANG

The Stagwell Group: March 27, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: Monday, March 27, 2017 Contact: Julia Schechter jschechter@skdknick.com   STAGWELL MEDIA LLC INVESTS IN WOLFGANG Los Angeles, CA: Wolfgang (http://wolfgangla.com) today announced that Stagwell Media LLC has acquired a minority stake in the company as a founding member of the Stagwell Group’s marketing incubator. “Wolfgang is a new kind of agency, a creative consultancy, purposefully built for the modern age,” said Mark Penn, Managing Partner and…

Stagwell Media LLC Invests in Targeted Victory

PR Newswire: March 16, 2017
NEWS PROVIDED BY Stagwell Group LLC Mar 16, 2017, 09:30 ET   ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Targeted Victory (http:/www.TargetedVictory.com), a leading Republican strategy and marketing agency headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, announced today that Stagwell Media LLC, has acquired a minority stake in the company as the first member of the Stagwell Group's marketing incubator. "Targeted Victory is at the forefront of modern political communications and I believe…