, exec VP-managing director of Campbell-Ewald
, Los Angeles, will join McCann-Erickson's Los Angeles office as general manager. He succeeds Hank Wasiak
, who is moving to McCann in Europe. Tony Hopp, chairman of Campbell-Ewald, Warren, Mich., denied rumors the Los Angeles office would be closed.
Gotham, New York, acquired Angotti, Thomas, Hedge the week of March 24 as expected. Gotham Chairman-CEO F. Stone Roberts, who retains that title, said billings for the combined shop will be $520 million. Angotti Chairman-CEO Tony Angotti will retire.
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