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Chris Hall Out at BBDO ATL

BBDO has confirmed that Chris Hall (pictured), who has spent over 13 years as president/CEO of its Atlanta office, has left the agency for “personal reasons.” Hall actually took a leave of absence before the holidays but we’ve been told he’s not returning. His responsibilities are currently being handled by BBDO ATL CCO Bobby Pearce and BBDO Americas chairman/CEO Troy Ruhanen while the agency looks for a successor. Prior to his lengthy stay at BBDO, Hall spent time on the new business side at JWT for 13 years.

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