Howard Breen is taking on the role of director of mergers & acquisitions at Y&R North America, reporting to Ed Vick, Chairman & CEO, Y&R Advertising, New York. Mr. Breen remains based in Chicago. He also was promoted to chairman & CEO of Y&R Chicago, from president and CEO. Kary McIlwain takes over as president and chief operating officer from exec VP-managing director.
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