Ogilvy & Mather adds three inductees to the Worldwide Creative Council

NEW YORK, July 29, 2013 – Ogilvy & Mather (O&M), a division of WPP, announced today that Michael Kutschinski, Doug Scott and Brian Collins have been inducted into the Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide Creative Council, effective immediately.

"The Creative Council is where the creative buck stops for the global Ogilvy & Mather network," explained Tham Khai Meng, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer & Chairman, Worldwide Creative Council. "It is both the creative conscience of the agency, and the crucible of greatness. It is a band of creative rebels, renegades, craftsmen, and leaders all united in their dedication to a single mission: raising our creative sights and pushing our creative product into new and uncharted waters."

Michael Kutschinski is the Chief Creative Officer of OgilvyOne in Germany. Since 1991, his career focus has been on interactive technology, digital marketing and the creation of "the digital agency."

Doug Scott leads OgilvyEntertainment, which he founded in 2006. He is a pioneer of branded content and entertainment with over 20 years of integrated marketing experience. As President of OgilvyEntertainment, Scott champions creating multi-platform programs that flesh out brand values through compelling storytelling.

Brian Collins is the founder and Chief Creative Officer of Collins, an experience and communications design firm. Before launching Collins, Brian was the creative leader of Ogilvy & Mather's Brand Integration Group (BIG).

"Each of these inductees have been tireless crusaders of Pervasive Creativity," according to Tham. "It is their responsibility to ensure our work always lives up to the high standards we have set ourselves; and to ensure that any piece of work that bears our name is a credit to our history."

About Ogilvy & Mather
Ogilvy & Mather is one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world. It was named both the Cannes Lions Network of the Year and the World's Most Effective Agency Network by the Effie Effectiveness Index for two consecutive years, 2012 and 2013. The company is comprised of industry leading units in all of the following disciplines: advertising; public relations and public affairs; branding and identity; shopper and retail marketing; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing; consulting, research and analytics capabilities; branded content and entertainment; and specialist communications. O&M 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 http://www.ogilvy.com/, or follow Ogilvy on Twitter at @Ogilvy and on Facebook.com/Ogilvy.

Issued for Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide Communications by:
Theresa Nasi
Managing Director

Contact: Theresa Nasi
Date: July 29, 2013
Office: New York