Manuela Necula Honored as CEO of the Year by The Marketer

Contact: Irina Iliescu

BUCHAREST, April 27, 2009 – Manuela Necula, CEO Ogilvy Group Romania was named "CEO of the Year" in recognition for her outstanding vision and leadership of a company with impressive results in the Romanian market.

On April 23rd, The Marketer, one of the most prestigious business press groups in Romania, hosted the Business Women Gala to celebrate, honor and promote individuals, their standards and their performance of excellence. At this event, Necula was awarded "CEO of the Year" for her remarkable business success, her professional behavior and her tenacity, and for being a source of inspiration for all the business women in Romania.

The Business Women Awards is a confirmation of the excellent performance of the professionals who contributed significantly to the growth of the Romanian industry, women that made a difference in all domains of the economy.

"Our agency's evolution is a representation of our clients' evolution in the Romanian market. Therefore, this award is recognition not only of our team efforts, but of our clients' results as well," said Manuela Necula.

Ogilvy Group Romania
Ogilvy Group Romania provides 360-degree integrated communication services through its specialized agencies. The agency's portfolio includes global clients for whom Ogilvy develops both international and local campaigns. These include BAT, Unilever, Kraft, IBM, Cosmote/Germanos, as well as Petrom, Heineken Romania, Coca-Cola, Friesland, Colgate-Palmolive, LG Electronics and Diageo. Ogilvy Group Romania combines the communication experience on the Romanian market with the international know-how from each of the specialized global communication networks.

Date: April 27, 2009
Office: Bucharest