Ogilvy & Mather becomes first network to win over 100 Lions at Cannes

O&M Lion count at 130 on day 3 of awards

CANNES, France, June 19, 2013 - Ogilvy & Mather has beaten the record for the highest number of Lions won at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, reaching 130 Lions overall this week. The agency's total Lion haul so far includes: 3 Grand Prix, 1 Creative Effectiveness Award, 39 Gold, 41 Silver and 56 Bronze.

Today, day 3 of results at the Cannes Lions 2013, Ogilvy won 46 awards including 9 Gold, 15 Silver, and 22 Bronze Lions.

Worldwide Chief Creative Officer at Ogilvy & Mather, Tham Khai Meng, said: "I'm immensely proud of our network, from Amsterdam, to Bogota, to Chicago. This is testament to the tight partnerships and mutual trust we have with our courageous clients across the globe. And it's particularly sweet to be recognised by a jury of our peers, whom we deeply respect and admire."

Gold Lions were won across the network today in the following categories:

Gold Press Lions

  • Beijing Sports Radio, Ogilvy & Mather Group Hong Kong
  • 'Real Beauty Sketches', Dove, Ogilvy Brasil
  • 'Doctors Without Boarders', Ogilvy Brasil

Gold Radio Lions

  • 'AutoTune', Dove, Ogilvy London
  • Lego, Ogilvy Guatemala

Gold Cyber Lions

  • 'Real Beauty Sketches', Dove, Ogilvy Brasil

Gold Design Lions

  • 'Back to Vinyl - The Office Turntable', Kontor Records, Ogilvy Düsseldorf
  • 'The Sharing Can', Coca Cola, Ogilvy Paris
  • 'Day Light', Philips Electronics (India), Ogilvy & Mather India

For further information please contact Sarah Owen on 020 7287 2007 (+44 (0) 7958 202 990) or sarah@pumpkin.uk.com
Follow Ogilvy & Mather on Twitter @Ogilvy #OgilvyCannes

Contact: Theresa Nasi
Date: June 19, 2013
Office: New York