CIPR director-general Colin Farrington, president Tony Bradley and president-elect Lionel Zetter were among the heavy-hitters in attendance.
In another corner, amid the CIPR chit-chat, Companycare director Kevin Taylor couldn't resist telling us how many clients (18) it managed to woo to Barcelona's 3GSM conference last month. 'We had to move our entire operation to Barcelona,' he said, smoothing over the fact that one of the clients present was the 3GSM Association, which organised the event.
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