Shelly Lazarus, CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, New York, will succeed Charlotte Beers as chairman of the agency on April 30. This is an expected move; Ms. Lazarus took the CEO reigns from Ms. Beers last September. Ms. Beers will become chairman emeritus and continue to work with key Ogilvy clients and Ogilvy's parent company, WPP Group.
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