Sean Finnegan, Agency Veteran Turned Marketing Entrepreneur, Dies at 50

The father of seven began his career as spot TV buyer and quickly emerged as a pioneering new media specialist, becoming the ultimate connector of people and brands

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Sean M. Finnegan, whose three-decade career spanned leading roles as a media buyer and planner, digital advertising pioneer and an adviser, investor and leader who bridged the worlds of technology, branding and media, died April 29 in Washington, D.C. of a heart attack. He was 50 years old.