Madison Avenue: Twitter does not need to replace Dick Costolo

by John Mcdermott
Dick Costolo has been under attack lately, with activist investors calling for him to be removed as Twitter CEO. But you won’t hear such complaints on Madison Avenue. Ad agency executives — the people ultimately responsible for Twitter’s financial performance — said that replacing Costolo would fail to improve Twitter’s perception among agencies and brands.Read the full article


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