Now This Is An `A' List

Why not pick a President the way companies find CEOs--with headhunters? That's the notion in a new book that disdains the Presidents the current system often produces. For The Second American Revolution, ad honchos James Patterson, chairman of J. Walter Thompson, North America, and Peter Kim, vice-chairman of McCann-Erickson Worldwide, had executive searchers Gilbert Tweed Associates of New York assemble a seven-name short list of those with the right leadership, integrity, and vision.

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