Ogilvy Group Russia wins 7 EFFIE 2011 awards

MOSCOW, 25 April 2012 - Ogilvy Group Russia has received seven Brand of the Year/EFFIE 2011 awards. The company was awarded one gold prize (for the integrated Efes Pilsner campaign), four silver prizes (including those for Bely Medved, Huggies Little Walkers, and Amway), and two bronze honors (Danone's Prostokvashino, Smirnov Titul).

"That night no other company or agency was up on the stage to receive awards as many times," said Joe Nutt, CEO, Ogilvy Group Russia. "And these EFFIE awards don't have anything to do with luck or the jury's likings. We win consistently, year after year."

Today the Russian part of Ogilvy Group boasts the total of 22 awards overall. This makes Ogilvy the most successful communication agency in Russia, once again proving the efficiency of their chosen strategy and the high competence of the team.

Brand of the Year/EFFIE has been awarded annually since 1998 to honor accomplishments in the area of advertising and marketing communications, and represents the EFFIE international system in Russia.

For more information, contact:
Svetlana Zamaratskaya

OgilvyĀ Group Russia
Ogilvy & Mather is the most effective agency in Russia. The company offers a full range of marketing communication disciplines: advertising, holistic digital solutions, digital media planning and buying, promotions, shopper marketing, HORECA implementation, CRM, public relations and graphic design. 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.

Contact: Svetlana Zamaratskaya
Date: April 25, 2012
Office: Moscow