Hotline: John Simmons has died

John Simmons, the founder of what is thought to have been Britain's first creative consultancy, has died, aged 78. A one-time senior creative at Hobson Bates, he also wrote and directed commercials for advertisers including Marks & Spencer and Bosch. His funeral takes place on Friday (27 February) at noon at Mortlake Crematorium.


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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).