Press Release


Interpublic Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release

August 12, 2002 at 12:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK, NY (August 12, 2002)—The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will announce second quarter earnings after the 4PM close of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, August 13, 2002.

Management will host a conference call at 5PM (EDT). Investors are invited to access this discussion of the results and supporting materials at the company's website,

Interpublic is one of the world's leading organizations of advertising and marketing services companies. Its four global operating groups are McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, The Partnership, FCB Group and Advanced Marketing Services. Major global brands include Draft Worldwide, Foote Cone & Belding Worldwide, Golin/Harris International, Initiative Media, Lowe Worldwide, McCann-Erickson, Octagon, NFO WorldGroup, Universal McCann and Weber Shandwick. Listed on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: IPG), the company's revenue was $6.7 billion in 2001.

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Contact Information

Press: Philippe Krakowsky
(212) 399-8088

Investors: Susan V. Watson
(212) 399-8208