Labelium announces the acquisition of 1000heads, an international social transformation company
Labelium Group (“Labelium” or “the Group”), a leading global digital marketing performance consultancy with 700 qualified experts, working in 20 offices in 14 countries around the world, has completed its eighth acquisition, the second this year, through a combination with 1000heads, a leading provider of social media data and insights, strategy consulting and creative services.
Founded in the UK, 1000heads provides a fully integrated, end-to-end social transformation proposition to blue chip clients such as Alphabet, Snap Inc, Diageo and Bimbo; this offering includes data and analytics, strategy and social activation. 1000heads has a global footprint, employing over 170 people across seven offices in London, New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Sydney, Melbourne and Berlin.
This acquisition, the largest to date for Labelium, consolidates the Group’s geographical footprint, particularly in the United States, Europe and Asia, and complements the technological solutions integrated through other recent acquisitions.
This partnership is part of Labelium’s vision to become a global platform addressing the entire digital marketing value chain for its international clients. By combining their expertise and sharing their ambition, Labelium and 1000heads are now able to offer integrated and global solutions to their clients in areas such as social commerce, influencer marketing and the metaverse.
This partnership is above all a human adventure that will offer the Group’s employees unique and international career opportunities. Labelium estimates that, by the end of 2022, it will have more than 1,000 employees worldwide.
Stéphane Levy, President and Founder of Labelium, said: “1000heads and Labelium go hand in hand and this historic acquisition will generate significant opportunities for both companies. Our talented teams share the same principles of transparency, innovation and respect. crucial in the years to come, allowing us to work closely together in the pursuit of our ambitious growth strategy, while remaining true to our values.”
Sylvain Bonnevide, CEO of Labelium, said: “Welcoming 1000heads to the Labelium Group is great news. The skills and expertise of the 1000heads team will enable us to offer our clients high quality services and a unique value proposition combining digital and social strategy, high performance media activation and cutting-edge data expertise. . The acquisition also consolidates our geographic presence, our service offering and our formidable industry-leading talent. We look forward to working with Mike and his team to realize the exciting opportunities this partnership will create.”
Mike Davison, CEO of 1000heads, added, “The combination of 1000heads and Labelium represents a step change for both of our businesses, creating a global industry leader offering industry-leading services and solutions. By joining the Labelium group, we will be part of a dynamic team. with a bold vision, and we are excited to start working together to develop an integrated proposition. Our companies share the same approach to providing continuous innovation and exceptional customer service, and our team looks forward to sharing ideas with our new colleagues and collaborating to ensure continued growth.
Founded in 2001, Labelium is an independent digital group with 20 offices in 14 countries and over 700 digital marketing experts worldwide. It relies on a strong international network to support the digital acceleration of companies. The agency manages and optimizes the digital performance (media, commerce, intelligence) of brands such as L’Oréal, Coty, LVMH, Club Med, Tommy Hilfiger, Lacoste, OVH, MSC, Michelin, Christie’s, Lexmark. Growing rapidly while maintaining a personal approach, Labelium cultivates expertise, entrepreneurship, innovation and business ethics. The Labelium Group includes Labelium, Footsprint, NXTLVL, tigrz, Feed Manager, Arcane, Spinnn, Ando Factory, StratNXT, Kiliagon, Klickkonzept, Labelium Play, M13h, SmartKeyword acquired in 2022, now joined by 1000heads.
About 1000 heads
1000heads combines expertise in data and analytics, strategy, technology and creativity to help the world’s best companies build Social Age brands. 1000heads provides a fully integrated, end-to-end social transformation proposition to blue chip clients encompassing data and analytics, strategy and implementation. 1000heads has a global footprint, employing over 170 people across seven offices in London, New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Sydney, Melbourne and Berlin. 1000heads customers include Alphabet, The North Face, Snap Inc, Bimbo, Amazon, Cisco and Diageo.