Do former journalists still make good PR executives?

Is the newsroom-to-agency-corner-office path still viable?

Photo credit: Getty images
Photo credit: Getty images

Brunswick Group made waves on Thursday when it hired CNBC editor-in-chief and SVP of business news Nikhil Deogun as its Americas CEO, placing a journalist into an extremely high-profile agency role.

Is it too much of a stretch, even for a well-respected journalist such as Deogun? Take our poll below.

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