HOTLINE: News in brief

CDP has hired Freddie Oomkens to be the director of its Canon

consumer account. Oomkens joins from BBDO Dusseldorf, where he ran the

$200 million Allianz account. He will also be the managing

director of a new office in Amsterdam, where the client is based.

Dentsu's vice-president, John Yoon, will move from New York to oversee

the Canon account in Europe.