You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract What Should We Mere Mortals Make of the Publicis-Omnicom Merger? There's a Message for Smaller Agencies That Want to Stay Competitive By Phil Johnson, Published on July 30, 2013 5 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Register Now Already a member? Log in.