John Wren
John Wren

The FleishmanHillard, Ketchum, Porter Novelli, Mercury and Marina Maher Communications collection of PR firms at Omnicom reported a 0.2 percent decline in Q3 revenues to $392.4M and a 5.5 percent fall, organically.

For the nine-month period, PR posted 1.1 percent growth to $1.2M and was flat on an organic basis.

CEO John Wren highlighted the acquisitions of Plus Communications and FP1 Strategies as the major PR achievements during the quarter.

The DC-based firms expand OMC expertise in PA and crisis management, especially in the technology and healthcare sectors.

Omnicom posted a 3.9 percent rise to overall revenues to $3.6B. It was up 3.3 percent on an organic basis.