September 27, 2016 11:04 PM ET


Company Overview of Young & Rubicam, Inc.

Company Overview

Young & Rubicam, Inc., a digital agency, provides advertising services. The company also provides mobile advertising services. It serves start-ups and idea generators worldwide. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in New York, New York. It has additional offices internationally. As of April 4, 2000, Young & Rubicam, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of WPP plc.

3 Columbus Circle

New York, NY 10019

United States

Founded in 1923

15,000 Employees





Key Executives for Young & Rubicam, Inc.

Global Chief Executive Officer, Global Chief Executive Officer of Y&R Advertising,and Vice Chairman of Wunderman Inc.
Age: 62
Global Managing Partner
Age: 61
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Executive Officer of Red Fuse Communications
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Young & Rubicam, Inc. Key Developments

Young & Rubicam Wins $415 Million Federal Contract

Young & Rubicam won a $415 million federal contract from the U.S. Census Bureau for professional, scientific and technical support services.

Young & Rubicam, Inc. Wins $84,425,403 Contract for Advertising and Marketing Services in Support of the Navy Recruiting Advertising Program

Young & Rubicam Inc. was awarded an $84,425,403 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery contract by the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Philadelphia, for advertising and marketing services in support of the Navy recruiting advertising program. The place of performance will be in Memphis, Tennessee, Nashville, Tennessee, New York, and Chicago.

John Lynn Names as Regional Director of Y&R and Wunderman Latin America

Y&R announced that John Lynn will join Y&R and Wunderman, to serve as CEO of Latin America for both agencies. He transitions into the role over the next few months and will be based in the Miami office, which serves as HQ for the region. John will be responsible for leading the 27 offices that form Y&R and Wunderman and which are collectively the large network in the region. John will also help drive new business in the region and support the connective tissue that has made Latin America the model for collaboration between Y&R and Wunderman across the global network. John moves to Y&R from Grey, where he has spent the past eight years.

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