WPP is the world leader in communications services. Our companies exist to help clients compete successfully: in marketing strategy, advertising, every form of marketing communication and in monitoring progress. We help our clients to prosper and grow, expanding into new markets and engaging with consumers across every form of media.
Collectively, we have over 175,000 people (including those in associate companies) working in 3,000 offices in 110 countries. WPP is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and NASDAQ in New York (WPPGY).
For the third year running, WPP was named Holding Company of the Year at the 2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. It was ranked Most Effective Holding Company, globally, in the 2013 Effie Effectiveness Index for the second year running.
Sustainability is important to how we work and to our relationships with our people, clients and investors. We are committed to reducing the environmental impact of our business, and to making a positive contribution through the work we do for our clients and our interactions with our stakeholders.
Our annual Sustainability Report sits alongside our Annual Report and Accounts, providing a summary of progress around the Group during 2013. It articulates what sustainability means to WPP, the issues of importance to us and how we integrate sustainability into the way we work.
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