John Brown Launches Shop

John Brown, former president of Blair/BBDO and vice president and creative director of Jay Advertising in Rochester, N.Y., has opened John Brown Communications. The Rochester shop will concentrate on TV and radio advertising, films and print ads. Brown began his career as a copywriter and has created campaigns for Xerox, Bausch & Lomb and Kodak. At BBDO, he worked on Black & Decker, Pizza Hut, Pepsi-Cola and Buick.