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How Roy Eaton Broke the Color Barrier

By Ad Age Video | September 21, 2015 | 3:23

"If you were white, I'd hire you immediately.” That's how Advertising Hall of Famer Roy Eaton recalls his first job interview at Young & Rubicam, where he began his career in 1955.