Starcom USA Reviews

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Starcom USA CEO Lisa Donohue
Lisa Donohue
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    Current Employee - Supervisor
    Current Employee - Supervisor

    I have been working at Starcom USA full-time


    Tools, Acquisitions, Visionary Leadership, Heavy-Hitting Client Roster, Offices All Around The World, Competitive Benefits & Salary, AWESOME Holiday Party, Multicultural Media Marketing Leadership


    Tough Work/Life Balance, Difficult To Be Promoted

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be diligent about recognizing everyone for their efforts, not the same folks every time.

    Positive Outlook

Starcom USA Interviews

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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview was fairly basic and essentially wanted to make sure you could do math and hadn't lied on your resume. This was followed by four back-to-back in person interviews. They were about 45 minutes each and while I think that they were meant to focus on a different area (team work, creative problem solving, etc.), many kind of ran together. After the interviews, you're taken out to lunch with an "ambassador" who is meant to be a non-partial person you can ask more frank questions about culture, compensation, etc.

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Starcom USA Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work, Human Rights Campaign, 2013
Corporate Equality Index - 100% in GLBT Corporate Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2013
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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors OMD, Mindshare, Carat

This business helps advertisers reach out to the consumer universe. Starcom MediaVest Group is a leading media planning and buying agency (along with rivals OMD Worldwide and Mindshare), with 110 offices in almost 70 countries. The media group helps advertisers determine the correct mix of media to get their message out and buys air time and space in print publications for the ads. In addition, it offers specialized media services through such units as SMG Search (search marketing expertise) and Forty-Two Degrees at MediaVest (multicultural media). Starcom MediaVest is... More

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