Former Local Ad Exec To Run Ayer Chicago

CHICAGO – Dean W. Proctor, Jr., was named to the newly-created position of president at Ayer Chicago last week. Proctor had been executive vp/managing director in account services at Ayer New York for the past two years. During that time, svp/managing director of client services Tim Prosch reported to Proctor. Prosch retains his title. Proctor spent most of his 24-year career in Chicago at a number of agencies including BBDO Chicago and J. Walter Thompson Chicago. In addition, Frank Maher, svp/general manager of the Chicago office is retiring. Maher’s role was primarily administrative and financial, an Ayer spokesperson said.
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