New York Advertising Week Challenges the Post-Recessionist Marketer

Geoffrey Precourt

Geoffrey Precourt is reporting from New York throughout Advertising Week 2009.

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In a New York 2009 Advertising Week Leadership Conversation, a panel of two agency leaders, a senior marketer from one of the world's most dominant advertisers and a media sales executive all pondered a question critical to each of their professions: Is marketing ready for life after recession?

Picture shows, from left:
John Partilla, President, Sales, Clear Channel Media Holdings; 
Laura Desmond, CEO, Starcom MediaVest;
Andrew Robertson, President & CEO, BBDO Worldwide; 
Kim Kadlec, Chief Media Officer, Johnson & Johnson Global Media Group.

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