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Diary: Water-cooler monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAS THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?
THE TALK TIME SPENT
Halifax finally kicking off a pitch for its 1hr 7 mins
£25 million ad account. With the incumbent
DLKW Lowe out of the running, agencies can finally
have a crack at improving on the current
"radio station" work.

DLKW Lowe and RKCR/Y&R's Richard Exon on The 46 mins
Apprentice. Both represented the ad world well but
the jokers were immediately saying it was the first
bit of work to come out of the Lowe office all year.

The possibility of COI moving to payment by results. 25 mins
How will it work across such a range of campaigns?

Ashley Stockwell, the Virgin Media client, announcing 13 mins
his departure just months after holding the biggest
ad pitch of the year. DDB will be hoping for a
like-minded replacement.

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