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Jack Flack Says Thank You.

6 years agoNews : Business Spin

As Jeff Bercovici kindly noted yesterday, Jack Flack is indeed moving to DealBook at the New York Times, taking his annoyingly disorganized copy boy, Paul Pendergrass, with him. A bit belatedly, but with a genuine lump in his throat, Jack Flack thanks the team. Matt Cooper made the always-risky move of recommending a friend for a gig, and Chris Jones took a chance on the then-odd concept of a flack writing about business spin.
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