Agency Execs Strike Deal Decade After Quelling Coup

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Ernie Capobianco and Chuck Curtis worked together in 1992 to fend off a boardroom coup at Valentine Radford that sought to unseat Curtis as CEO. Once the uprising was foiled, Curtis took majority ownership of the 56-year-old shop.

Eleven years later, the two are teaming up again. In a deal initiated two months ago in a call by Curtis and expected to close Dec.

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