OgilvyOne Worldwide Hong Kong Boosts Client Serving Team

HONG KONG, January 08, 2009 – OgilvyOne Worldwide Hong Kong announced today that Greg Carton and Sandy Ling have been promoted as Director of Client Service and Business Director, respectively.

gregcarton, sandylingServing OgilvyOne Worldwide in Hong Kong since 2004, Greg has helped steer the company onto an even more successful track by setting new standards for strategic direct marketing campaigns and helped develop stronger relationships with clients. This is the third promotion for Greg since joining OgilvyOne as Account Director.

A veteran in direct marketing, Greg has led his team’s engagements with several key clients, including SmarTone-Vodafone and Shangri-la. His achievements at OgilvyOne have been recognized through multiple awards over the years, including the Kam Fan Best of Show in 2007, an AdFest Cyber Lotus in 2008 and, most recently, a Webby Award in 2009 for the Guinness Passport to Greatness campaign.

Greg is now primed to take his career to the next level by overseeing OgilvyOne’s entire client serving team.

Over her three-year tenure at OgilvyOne Worldwide, Sandy has been instrumental in developing and handling the Hong Kong Jockey Club and IBM accounts. She fortified the OgilvyOne core strengths with her breadth of communications experience, while bringing strong leadership skills to the team. In her new role, she will spearhead a multi-discipline team comprising direct marketing, interactive and digital marketing.

“2009 has been a challenging, but very solid year for OgilvyOne in Hong Kong, with key wins and significant business consolidation of clients”, said Kitty Wong, Managing Director, OgilvyOne Worldwide Hong Kong. “These promotions are a reflection of the remarkable talent within our company. I am confident that their tremendous vitality and energy will help us continue to deliver great results at OgilvyOne.”

About OgilvyOne Worldwide
OgilvyOne Worldwide is the strongest, most experienced and most highly awarded one-to-one marketing network in the world, with over 130 offices in 50 countries. It provides clients with a full range of direct, consulting and interactive services to deliver profitable customer relationships. The roster of clients is equally balanced between global clients including American Express, Cisco, IBM, Lenovo, Nestlé, SAP and Unilever, and leading clients in our local markets. OgilvyOne Worldwide is a unit of The Ogilvy Group, a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY), one of the world's largest communications services groups.

For more information, contact:
Amy Tam, Ogilvy Hong Kong  
Tel:  +852 2884 8247
Email:  amy.tam@ogilvy.com

Contact: Amy Tam
Date: January 08, 2010
Office: Hong Kong