New York, June 20, 2016 – Ogilvy & Mather announced today the election of three new members to the agency’s Worldwide Board.
They are Lauren Crampsie, Worldwide Chief Marketing Officer; Chris Reitermann, Co-CEO O&M Asia Pacific; and Kent Wertime, Co-CEO of O&M Asia Pacific.
Commenting on the three elections, Worldwide Chairman Miles Young said: “Lauren, Chris, and Kent are all Ogilvy through and through. They have contributed to the success of our agency in diverse ways and are wholly deserving of their appointments. Their insights and wisdom will be a welcome addition to our board.”
Crampsie has been in the role of Chief Marketing Officer since 2012, leading the agency to a number of impressive new business wins with high-profile clients like Tiffany and Co. and Ikea.
Reitermann and Wertime were recently promoted to the joint role of Co-CEOs of O&M Asia Pacific. Reitermann has been based in China for over two decades and previously ran the agency’s operations there as CEO of Ogilvy China. Wertime has also been a longtime leader in the region for O&M, previously having ran the agency’s office in Japan as well as holding the title of Chief Operating Officer of O&M Asia Pacific.
June 20, 2016
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