Deutsch's Founder Has Died [THE BRIEF]

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Deutsch founder David Deutsch died Thursday from natural causes. He was 84. The ad agency began as a small boutique in 1969, but has since grown into a large shop with multiple locations. Deutsch’s son, Donny, took over the company reigns in 1989 when the agency name was changed from David Deutsch Associates to Deutsch Inc. Recently, the shop has gained fame for its Volkswagen ads, including the famous Darth Vader Super Bowl spot.

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