Sir Martin Sorrell, founder and CEO of WPP, the world’s leading communications services group, received AFHU’s national Scopus Award on November 6, 2014 in New York. The gala was chaired by Ronald O. Perelman of MacAndrews & Forbes. The evening’s highlights included a spirited conversation between Charlie Rose, renowned journalist and broadcast anchor, and Sir Martin Sorrell.

Vice Chairmen of the Scopus gala were: Bank of America, Avner Mendelson (Bank Leumi USA), Donald A. Baer (Burson-Marsteller), Donna Imperato (Cohn & Wolfe), Condé Nast. Jon Steinberg (Daily Mail), Curt Myers (Davis & Gilbert LLP), Discovery Communications, James R. Heekin (Grey Group), Irwin Gotlieb (GroupM), Jack Martin (Hill+ Knowlton Strategies),  Bob Jeffrey (JWT), Eric Salama (Kantar), Robert K. Kraft, Lois Jacobs (Landor Associates),  News Corporation, Miles Young (Ogilvy & Mather), Christopher Graves (Ogilvy Public Relations), Time Inc., Philippe Dauman (Viacom), Daniel Morel (Wunderman), and David Sable (Y&R).  All photos by Julio Bedoya/Hechler Photographers

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