A golden night as Ogilvy Hong Kong retains Agency of the Year title
30 May, 2012
— Ogilvy Hong Kong was last night named the city’s Agency of the Year for the sixth consecutive year, at Marketing Magazine's Agency of the Year awards 2012.
Ogilvy also scored a golden hat-trick with outright wins in three of the ceremony’s most prestigious categories: O&M Advertising Hong Kong was named Brand Consultancy of the Year; OgilvyOne Worldwide Hong Kong picked up the Direct Marketing Gold Award; and Ogilvy PR Hong Kong took the Gold Award for PR.
OgilvyOne also picked up the silver award in the Digital category, making it a productive night for the one-to-one specialists as they prepare to welcome new Executive Creative Director, Peter Riley.
The MARKies awards recognising excellence in creative ideas, media usage and execution also saw a strong performance from Ogilvy on the night. O&M Advertising secured wins for Best use of TV, Best Idea - Online and Best Idea – Viral (all for From Rock to Opera – a Chicken Inspires for KFC); Magazine Advertising and Best Idea – Newspaper (both for Through their Eyes for ORBIS)
Ogilvy PR won the award for Best Idea – Public/Media Relations (for Madame Tussauds stamps out the competition – immortalizing Hong Kong’s own McDull) For further information, please contact:
Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific
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Ogilvy & Mather is one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world. In Asia Pacific, Ogilvy & Mather won Network of the Year 2011 and Creative Agency Network of the Year 2011 at the annual Campaign Asia Pacific Awards. Through its specialty units, the company provides a comprehensive range of marketing services including: advertising; public relations and public affairs; branding and identity; shopper and retail marketing; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing. Ogilvy & Mather services Fortune Global 500 companies as well as local businesses through its network of more than 450 offices in 120 countries. It is a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY). For more information, visit www.ogilvy.com