SC Johnson appoints Ogilvy & Mather and Group M

NEW YORK, NY, July 29, 2011 - SC Johnson has announced that Ogilvy & Mather will join its roster of agencies following a pitch process which was initiated earlier this year. 

WPP’s Ogilvy & Mather and Group M (led by Maxus) will operate as an integrated team.  Across all brands, Group M has been appointed to handle global media buying for all categories.  OgilvyAction will handle global activation for all categories.

Miles Young, the CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, commented, “We are thrilled.  This is a company we have huge respect for and we look forward to working with them in the years to come.”


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 and 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.


For more information, contact: 
Eleanor Mascheroni
212-237-7239

Contact: Eleanor Mascheroni
Date: July 29, 2011
Office: New York