O&M Ukraine named Agency of the Year and Most Effective Agency

KIEV, UKRAINE, 2 December 2011 – Ogilvy & Mather Ukraine was named the overall Agency of the Year 2011 by the All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition. The award is calculated using four areas of data; creative awards, effectiveness awards, overall billings and client satisfaction.  The title crowns an incredible year that has seen the agency take home eight Grand Prix among more than 100 awards at international and local advertising festivals. All told, 92 percent of the agency's clients collected awards for creativity, effectiveness or both during 2011.

At the national Effie awards, Ogilvy & Mather Kiev picked up the most points to claim the title of Ukraine’s most effective advertising agency in 2011. The Effie awards annually recognize the business results of creative advertising campaigns. The office has sky-rocketed its performance in the Effies, moving from 8th place to 1st in just 12 months, winning seven awards and four shortlists with work for Swedbank, Foxtrot, Hercules, Yandex, Bank Forum/Commerzbank and IDS.

This accolade highlights the agency’s drive to ensure that all its creative work brings a strong return on investment and commercial success for all its clients.

For more information, contact
Oksana Sapiga
Corporate Communications, New Business Manager
T +38044 230 9520
F +38044 230 9560

About Ogilvy & Mather
Ogilvy & Mather is one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world. 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, 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.

Contact: Oksana Sapiga
Date: December 02, 2011
Office: Kiev