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Here’s Publicis Groupe’s Maurice Levy at home for Twitter

Publicis Groupe has decided to make a bigger splash on Twitter and here’s the YouTube video it’s using to launch it. It’s a rare opportunity to see Le grand fromage at home, surrounded by his admiring minions who seem to ...

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Canadian joker Alan Gee flogs off GJP’s belongings for charity

Gee Jeffrey & Partners founder and creative director Alan Gee is celebrating the agency’s 20th birthday by promising to flog all the agency’s possessions on November 18 to raise money for local Toronto institution Jake’s House for Children with Autism. ...

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Government spin doctor Andy Coulson set for Downing Street exit

Former New of the World editor and now coalition government director of communications Andy Coulson is a step nearer the exit from No 10 Downing Street as he has been interviewed by police (as a witness, not a suspect) about ...

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Deputy PM Nick Clegg is best communicator says PR Week

Coalition government deputy prime minister and Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has won PR Week’s gong as communicator of the year, which will be some consolation to him as angry Lib Dems eviscerate him and his sidekick treasury minister Danny ...

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Publicis Groupe wins Chilean miners sunglasses brand Oakley

And a few more besides as the French-owned agency group has won Italian sunglasses giant Luxottica whose brands include Oakley, Ray-Ban and Persol as well as retailers LensCrafters and OPSM. A genius somewhere in the Luxottica empire decided to send ...

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More bad news for Andrew Gowers as BP looks for PR supremo

PR has proved to be something of a vale of tears for former Financial Times editor Andrew Gowers. First he joined Lehman Brothers shortly before the US investment bank imploded in 2008 and then he took up the reins as ...

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