CAMPAIGN DIARY: How old is Mr Powell?

Something BMP DDB’s 40-year-old chairman, Chris Powell, hates is sloppy journalism. The 50-year-old Powell believes facts cannot be checked too many times; if anything is incorrect, heads must roll.

Something BMP DDB’s 40-year-old chairman, Chris Powell, hates is

sloppy journalism. The 50-year-old Powell believes facts cannot be

checked too many times; if anything is incorrect, heads must roll.



So we couldn’t help but smile when we spotted the 70-year-old in a

Campaign story last week explaining why he is taking a back-seat role in

the agency.



Any acquaintance of 25-year-old Powell would know that he isn’t 59.



In fact, he is a mere stripling of 55. Heads have rolled



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