Read more about The Drum’s New Year Honors 2015

The Drum’s New Year Honors 2015

The Drum announced its New Year Honors for 2015, recognizing the brands, agencies and people who made the biggest impact on the industry, naming us their Digital Media Agency of the Year. The best end to a fantastic year!

Read more about Most Contagious 2015

Most Contagious 2015

Which innovations have been influencing brands and advertising in 2015? In a tightly packed day of presentations, debates and interactive workshops, Most Contagious aims to find out. We're proudly sponsoring this year's Small But Perfectly Formed startup award.

Read more about Thrilled to be part of GroupM

Thrilled to be part of GroupM

We’re excited to share that Essence has become part of WPP’s GroupM, the leading global media investment group, as an independent, digital first global media agency. WPP continues to invest in fast-growing and important markets and sectors and strengthening its digital capabilities.

Read more about Rising above the average

Rising above the average

Averages can hide a multitude of sins. As a media planner, you need to know that every dollar spent is invested in the most effective channel possible. Mark Syal, our Director of Media Practices in EMEA, explains the economics of performance media planning.

Read more about 2015 DADI Awards shortlist revealed

2015 DADI Awards shortlist revealed

The Drum's DADI Awards shortlist for 2015 was published today, revealing the agencies, marketers and projects which have impressed the panel of judges across a broad range of categories. We're thrilled that our work was shortlisted and nominated in four categories.

Read more about Essence turns 10

Essence turns 10

Over the past decade, we've grown our business from one to six offices spread out over Europe, North America and Asia Pacific; from seven to 500+ employees and from 12 to 120+ markets. Happy Birthday, Essentials. Here's to the next ten years.

Read more about Matt Isaacs at Virgin Startup

Matt Isaacs at Virgin Startup

Aspiring entrepreneurs are coming together from all over the country for the Virgin Startup HotHouse Tour 2014, a series of events initiated by Virgin founder Richard Branson and supporters to boost enterprise support in the UK.

Read more about Essence on the move

Essence on the move

In the short span of two years, Essence has changed a lot, so it was time for us to move on. We’re looking forward to welcoming you in our new offices in London, New York, Seattle, San Francisco and Singapore.