Hotline: Ware Anthony Rust under new ownership

Ware Anthony Rust, the Cambridge-based agency, is under new ownership following a management buy-out, which allows its chairman, Robert Ware, to step down after 20 years. The agency will now be under the control of is managing director, Alison Meadows; Anne Marchini, the finance director; Gareth Brookman, a board account director, and Richard Bland and Dale Haste, the creative directors responsible for design and advertising respectively.