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Publicis Chemistry's CEO Mike Welsh exits

Publicis Chemistry's CEO Mike Welsh exits

Publicis Chemistry's chief executive Mike Welsh is to step down from his role with immediate effect.

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Possible takes on Simon Law as chief strategy officer

Possible takes on Simon Law as chief strategy officer

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AMV BBDO awarded most number of D&AD pencils

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Matt Adams of iProspect becomes CMA director

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Curran leaves BBC for head of planning role at Gravity Road

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Publicis Worldwide acquires shopper marketing agency

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Maxus recruits Blackden to lead global strategy

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