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VML

VML is a digital marketing firm that provides channel activation, strategic planning and public relation services for businesses. Read more

Jon Cook's photo - CEO of VML

CEO

Jon Cook

CEO Approval Rating

79/100

Founded:

1992

Status:

PrivateAcquired by WPP, Plc.

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R/GA is the top competitor of VML. R/GA was founded in 1977, and its headquarters is in New York, New York. Like VML, R/GA also operates in the Advertising & Marketing field. R/GA has 5,000 fewer employees than VML.

RAPP is seen as one of VML's top competitors. RAPP was founded in New York, New York} in 1965. Like VML, RAPP also works within the Advertising & Marketing field. Compared to VML, RAPP generates $129.4M more revenue.

Droga5 is VML's #3 rival. Droga5's headquarters is in New York, New York, and was founded in 2006. Like VML, Droga5 also operates in the Advertising & Marketing sector. Droga5 generates 68% of VML's revenue.

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VML Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Rockfish Interactive Corporation

Sep 2017

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undisclosed
Rockfish is a digital marketing agency that offers web development, social media strategies and search engine optimization services.
Teein.com

Sep 2014

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undisclosed
Teein provides social media, data capturing, analysis and digital marketing solutions.
Biggs|Gilmore

Nov 2013

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undisclosed
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iM2.0 Interactive Group

Oct 2013

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that VML has acquired. VML has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was Rockfish Interactive Corporation in Sep 2017. Rockfish is a digital marketing agency that offers web development, social media strategies and search engine optimization services.

VML Funding History

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VML Investments

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These are all the companies that VML has invested in. VML has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was Rockfish Interactive Corporation in Sep 2017. Rockfish is a digital marketing agency that offers web development, social media strategies and search engine optimization services.

VML News

March 8, 2019adgully

Swaraj Tractors and VMLY&R India shine a spotlight on women as the invisible face of farming

A new animated video aimed at raising awareness of women as the invisible face of farming has been re... See more »
March 2, 2019Mumbrella Asia

WPP's Mark Read

Five months after the world's biggest communications group, WPP, merged two of its agencies - VML and... See more »
January 25, 2019Marketing magazine

VMLY&R creates key verticals, names new regional leads

The agency is looking to zoom in on six key areas.... See more »
January 9, 2019Marketing magazine

VMLY&R names Preethi Sanjeevi SG lead to replace Shirley Tay

Co-CEO of VMLY&R Asia Tripti Lochan told Marketing that Sanjeevi has an excellent understanding of th... See more »
October 30, 2018Indian Television

VMLY&R India appointed as AOR for Social Media Marketing of Oriflame India

Mumbai: VMLY&R India, a full-service digital marketing agency of WPP group, has won the digital manda... See more »
October 12, 2018Adgully

VMLY&R India appointed to revamp Anita Dongre's website

Fashion designer Anita Dongre’s label House of Anita Dongre has appointed VMLY&R India, a full-servic... See more »

VML Press Releases

June 25, 2017Blackbird

VML's Pride Grows With 27 Lions

Agency More Than Doubles Lion Recognition Over Cannes 2016; Gold Lions for Youth Ambassadors Welcome ... See more »
January 4, 2017Blackbird

VML Addresses Employees' Concerns About The Cost Of College With Gradvisor

"At Gradvisor, our goal is to provide parents with an educated and experienced team that can support ... See more »
November 6, 2016Blackbird

VML Named a Leader Among Lead Agencies by Independent Research Firm

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - VML has been named a Leader in "The Forrester Wave : Le... See more »
October 14, 2016PR Newswire

Electrolux Names VML as Lead Marketing Agency for North America

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrolux N.A., a global leader in home appliances, h... See more »
February 19, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

VML Expands Operations to Mexico City and Buenos Aires

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP's Crossmedia becomes VML, agency expands operations to Mexico ... See more »
January 8, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Names VML Agency of Record

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LEGOLAND® Florida Resort names global marketing agency VML as its agency o... See more »
December 11, 2014PRWEB

VML Promotes Eric Campbell to President

Agency names first president since 2007 as global growth accelerates.(PRWeb December 11, 2014)Read th... See more »

VML Videos

March 1, 2021VML Youtube Channel

"DAUNAT PLS TOOLKIT" on YOUTUBE

November 17, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"CHARAL - VIVONS FORT" on YOUTUBE

November 16, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"LESIEUR - TUTORIEL YOGA" on YOUTUBE

November 16, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"LESIEUR - PANNEAUX" on YOUTUBE

October 21, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"CHARAL - RESTONS FORTS" on YOUTUBE

September 22, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"LESIEUR PERSONNE SAUF NOUS - 60S" on YOUTUBE

September 21, 2020VML Youtube Channel

"VOLVO 90 HYBRIDE 3 - 30s" on YOUTUBE

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VML Headquarters

250 NW Richards Road

Kansas City, Missouri64116

816-283-0700

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VML Summary

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Overview

VML is a digital marketing firm that provides channel activation, strategic planning and public relation services for businesses. VML was founded in 1992. VML's headquarters is located in Kansas City, Missouri, USA 64116. VML's CEO, Jon Cook, current...

CEO

VML's CEO, Jon Cook, currently has an approval rating of 79%. VML's primary competitors are R/GA, RAPP & Droga5.

Website

vml.com

Frequently Asked Questions about VML

  1. When was VML founded?

    VML was founded in 1992
  2. Who is VML's CEO?

    VML's CEO is Jon Cook
  3. How much revenue does VML generate?

    VML generates $360M in revenue
  4. How much funding does VML have?

    VML has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is VML's headquarters?

    VML's headquarters is in Kansas City Missouri, USA
  2. How many employees does VML have?

    VML has 7,000 employees
  3. What sector does VML operate in?

    VML is in Advertising & Marketing
  4. Who are VML's competitors?

    VML's top competitors are R/GA, RAPP, Droga5