DeVito/Verdi, New York, dropped out of the $50 million review for the National Enquirer
. In a statement, the agency said it "needs to service current and increased work loads from existing clients and two new clients that will be announced shortly.'' The remaining review contenders include Cliff Freeman
& Partners, Arnell Group, DiNoto/Lee and Mezzina/Brown.
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