JWT imports Hugh Duthie

Bussey, Noel
June 2006
Campaign;6/30/2006, Issue 26, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports that J. Walter Thompson Co. has hired Hugh Duthie, the chief strategic officer at TBWA\Chiat\Day New York, to be its head of planning. The Canadian-born planner will take over the role within the next two months. He will work closely with the agency's executive creative director, Nick Bell, and its chief executive, Alison Burns, who was also recently recruited from New York City. Duthie, who has never worked in Great Britain before, has a brief to rebuild the planning department, contribute to the creative product and work on pitches for new business.


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