The head of a major media agency is exiting the company after 17 years with the firm. MediaPost reports that Dentsu Aegis Network US confirmed CEO Rob Horler is stepping down.
“Nigel Morris, CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Americas, will assume the role of Interim CEO of DAN USA in addition to his Americas responsibilities as the network searches for a permanent replacement,” the story reports.
“Horler joined the group through Carat Interactive in 2000 as Managing Partner and was promoted to Managing Director in 2002,” MediaPost notes.
After stints as CEO for Aegis Media UK, and then CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network Northern Europe, Horler had been in his current position since January 2015.