Ogilvy Asia Pacific sweeps Agency of the Year awards 2011

SINGAPORE, December 14, 2011 – Ogilvy Asia Pacific scooped the top prize Regional Network of the Year, which is awarded based on the accumulation of scores from all the awards, at the Campaign Asia Pacific Agency of the Year 2011, on December 13, 2011. In addition, Ogilvy took home Creative Agency Network of the Year, which is a testament to the region continually producing great work that works.

Ogilvy PR Worldwide won Regional Specialist Agency of the Year as well as Specialist Agency of the Year for South East Asia received by Ogilvy PR Singapore. OgilvyAction came in second across the region in the Specialist Agency category, which is a great achievement and demonstrates the growth of the discipline.

Our two largest markets, India and China, both won Digital Agency of the Year for their respective sub regions. Ogilvy & Mather Mumbai also took home Creative Agency of the Year.

“Winning these awards is a fantastic way to end 2011 for Ogilvy Asia Pacific.  In a year where we celebrated David Ogilvy’s 100th Birthday and put the power of creativity firmly at the centre of our agenda its a great recognition of our efforts. Everyone across the Ogilvy network can be proud; each person played a pivotal role in Ogilvy winning these accolades,” said Paul Heath, Chief Executive Officer, Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific.

Beyond the usual awards, Tim Isaac, Chairman of Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific, was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award from Campaign for his 25 years of service to the industry in Asia Pacific.

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Contact: Samantha Burgess-Allen
Date: December 14, 2011
Office: Singapore