Press Release


Interpublic Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Stock

March 30, 2010 at 11:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK, Mar 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Board of Directors of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) has declared a dividend of $13.125 per share on its 5¼% Series B Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock. The dividend on the Series B Preferred Stock is payable in cash on April 15, 2010 to holders of record at the close of business on April 1, 2010. There will be a maximum of 525,000 shares of the Series B Preferred Stock outstanding on April 1, 2010, 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, McCann Erickson, Momentum, MRM Worldwide, Octagon, UM and Weber Shandwick. Leading domestic brands include Campbell-Ewald; Campbell Mithun; Carmichael Lynch; Deutsch, a Lowe & Partners Company; Hill Holliday; ID Media; Mullen; The Martin Agency and R/GA. For more information, please visit

SOURCE: The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.

The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc
Philippe Krakowsky, 212-704-1328
Jerry Leshne, 212-704-1439
(Analysts, Investors)