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Diary: Water-cooler monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAS THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?
THE TALK TIME SPENT
Big ad agencies getting excited over small business. 40 mins
Because of the slim pickings on the new-business market
these days, the likes of Butlins, Bathstore and even
Ratedpeople.com, which are all reviewing, have had the
top agencies in town courting them.

Channel 4's sales restructure. Mick Perry's return 33 mins
after three years away from frontline media shows that
media trading can be a long career after all.

ZenithOptimedia's capture of the pan-European O2 25 mins
business. Does it continue the trend for clients
reappointing incumbents on media business?

High-profile hirings at Ogilvy & Mather and Publicis. 11 mins
Can Russell Davies make an impact at O&M and can Tom
Morton carve out a niche at Publicis?

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