Canada's Alan Gee Announces Fire Sale at GJP Agency

In Crazy-Eddie-Style Video on YouTube, Adman Says Everything Must Go

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NEW YORK ( -- In a YouTube video, Alan Gee, chairman of Toronto agency Gee, Jeffery & Partners, says "After 20 years of being one of the leading ad agencies in Canada, there's really only one way to celebrate: have a liquidation fire sale."

Mr. Gee says, "If you have any money, I'll sell you something. Just make me an offer!" He displays the entire agency-full of stuff he's selling, including "a sumptuous client cookie platter ... my Gold Lions ... my fancy presentation outfits ... our co-founder..."

Is it a stunt? Watch the video, posted by Canada's Marketing magazine, one of Ad Age's international partners. Marketing says: "We're not sure what this means just yet, but you should probably be aware of this video from Crazy Alan Gee at GJP."

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