But they discredited the industry because Green did not win his tussle to take over Marks & Spencer. He was soundly beaten by Stuart Rose and Tulchan Communications.
Losers cannot transform themselves into winners, except in PR La La Land.
Gordon Beattie, CEO, Beattie Communications.
- EDITOR'S RESPONSE: The decision was made by a panel of City media experts, including The Guardian financial editor Paul Murphy. It judged that Philip Green, although unsuccessful in his bid, won a great deal of credibility in the way he handled the campaign.