chairman emeritus

Y&R Legend Ed Ney Dies

Ed Ney, the man at the center of expanding Young & Rubicam beyond traditional advertising and into a broad range of specialized marketing services, died today at the age of 88.

Ogilvy Chairman Lazarus Steps Back

After 41 years at Ogilvy & Mather, Shelly Lazarus is calling it a day. Lazarus, who retained her chairman role after Miles Young became global CEO in January 2009, will now cede that title to Young as well. Effective July 1, she'll simply be known as chairman emeritus.