No Cannes do: Jonathan Burley goes undercover in Cannes

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No Cannes do: Jonathan Burley goes undercover in Cannes

Along La Croisette, the Domaines Ott flows like delicious pink water and male chief creative officers of every haircut drunkenly stagger from young female team to young female team with their hard-won Lions clutched in their stickily wandering hands. 

As they say on the CÔte d'Azur: "Tout va." Or does it? Under the guise of his weekend alter ego, Jemima Pecksniff (the Stevenage-born founding partner of Pecksniff Event Co-ordination), CHI & Partners' executive creative director, Jonathan Burley, thought he would try his luck...

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