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One of Naked Communications’ three founders, John Harlow, died at 45 this week in an East Sussex, U.K., hospital. The National Stroke Foundation tweeted that cause of death was a stroke. He helped found the company in 2010, after working at NewPHD. PHD co-founder Jonathan Durden said that Harlow was “one of the most spectacularly talented people I have ever met,” and other marketing gurus sung his praises to Campaign. Some of Naked Communications’ clients included Unilever, Heineken, and NBC Universal.
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