Brian Heffernan was named president of J. Walter Thompson USA, Chicago, succeeding John Clinton. Mr. Heffernan had been the New York-based exec VP- director of new-business development worldwide for JWT
. Prior to that post, he had headed new business for JWT in Chicago. After two years in Chicago, Mr. Clinton returns to Toronto, where he will be chairman of JWT Canada. Prior to his Chicago assignment, Mr. Clinton had been president of JWT Canada. He succeeds Ted Nation, who left JWT Canada.
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