Press Release


Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock

March 20, 2007 at 1:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5-1/4% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on April 16, 2007 to holders of record at the close of business on April 2, 2007. There will be a maximum of 525,000 shares of the Series B Preferred Stock outstanding on April 2, 2007, resulting in a maximum possible aggregate dividend of $6,890,625.

About Interpublic

Interpublic is one of the world's leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing services companies. Major global brands include Draftfcb, FutureBrand, GolinHarris International, Initiative, Jack Morton Worldwide, Lowe Worldwide, MAGNA Global, McCann Erickson, Momentum, MRM Worldwide, Octagon, Universal McCann and Weber Shandwick. Leading domestic brands include Campbell-Ewald, Carmichael Lynch, Deutsch, Hill Holliday, Mullen and The Martin Agency.

SOURCE Interpublic Group

Philippe Krakowsky
Analysts, Investors
Jerry Leshne
Both of Interpublic
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