Diary: Water-cooler monitor

WHAT TOPICS HAVE THE INDUSTRY BEEN DISCUSSING THIS WEEK?
THE TALK TIME SPENT
So we know it won't be David Patton, but who will 29 mins 42 secs
take the Saatchi & Saatchi chief executiveship?

Uh-oh. Looks like Uma Thurman hasn't yet cut the 8 mins 49 secs
mustard for Virgin Media, but is Ruby Wax really
the solution to the broadcaster's subscription woes?

Tempting? The Nintendo account is up for grabs; it 51 mins 17 secs
may be a good brand backed with a good spend, but
remember that Leo Burnett is not famed for resigning
business, so a tricky client is a distinct risk.

Birds Eye's £15 million media review. So Martin 18 mins 28 secs
Glenn of Walkers Crisp fame is making his mark in
frozen food. Most don't expect an advertising pitch
to follow; Bartle Bogle Hegarty's campaign is right
up his street.

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