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R/GA U.S. President Seth Solomons Exits the Agency

Seth Solomons, a top executive at digital shop R/GA, has left the agency after 20 months.Solomons joined R/GA in November 2013 as a managing director in New York and global chief client services officer, and became U.S. president just last month, according to his LinkedIn profile.

Omnicom CFO Randy Weisenburger Exits

Randy Weisenburger, the well-regarded CFO at Omnicom Group for the past 16 years, is leaving the holding company to go back to his Wall Street roots. He'll be replaced by Philip Angelastro, Omnicom’s svp of finance and controller who has been in that job since 2002.

Gwyn Jones Steps Down as CEO of BBH

Gwyn Jones has unexpectedly stepped down as CEO of Bartle Bogle Hegarty, two years after Publicis Groupe took full control of the London-based agency.

Jeff Benjamin Exits His Big Job at JWT

The Jeff Benjamin era at JWT is over, just 2 1/2 years after it began.Benjamin, a top creative leader at Crispin Porter + Bogusky who ventured in the world of big agencies as JWT's North American chief creative officer, is leaving to start his own agency.

Laurie Coots Leaves TBWA, Her Shop for 29 Years

Laurie Coots, the tireless TBWA veteran that epitomized the phrase, "Chiat/Day and Night," is leaving the agency world after 29 years at TBWA and the old Chiat/Day.Coots has a lot of plans—including business consulting, working with former Procter & Gamble marketing chief Jim Stengel and editing a documentary—but no desire to take another agency job.

Gardiner Exits Deutsch New York

Today is the last day at the New York office of Deutsch for chief media officer and partner Peter Gardiner, who has been at the agency since 2000.Without offering specifics, the agency said he is leaving “to pursue entrepreneurial interests and investments in the media and tech space."