EDITORIAL: Ann Francke's downfall is regrettable

Ann Francke's ousting as the Boots strategic marketing director after fewer than ten months has doubtless left her a bit older but considerably wiser. Calling such a massive pitch before the chief executive, Richard Baker, had even got his feet under the boardroom table now looks to have been a precipitate act that sealed her fate. But let's hope she bounces back soon. Champions of high creative standards within major companies are all too rare.

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Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).