HOTLINE: Leading contenders for ITV adjudicator role

The leading contenders for the role of ITV adjudicator are expected to include Simon Rees, a former chief executive of MindShare, John Blakemore, the recently retired ad director at GlaxoSmithKline, David Cuff, most recently a director at Flextech, and David Connolly, a former vice-chairman of Starcom Motive. The deadline for applications is 31 October.