Since his appointment, "Bozell has taken a hard look at its creative department and decided to restructure the department to further improve the quality of our creative product," a spokeswoman said. Copywriters and art directors were among those let go. The cuts were performance-driven, according to people close to the situation, and didn't include anyone at the partner level or higher.
Ironically, the party for Mr. Granger took place on the day True North announced its merger deal with Interpublic Group of Cos. -- Kate MacArthur
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