On The Spot: Dennis Ryan

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Success and gray hair came early for Ryan, 39, who made his name writing beer ads at DDB before landing the top creative post at J. Walter Thompson in Chicago. A year ago he moved to crosstown startup Element 79 Partners, whose most recent work was Michael Jordan’s “23 vs.

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