Wright Brand Bacon cooks up bacon beats with Ogilvy

What’s better than the smell of bacon cooking? How about the SOUND of bacon cooking? It just doesn’t crackle and pop like a vinyl record. Bacon sizzles. Now, Wright Brand Bacon has taken advantage of this sonic lust and created a vinyl record out of it. Working with Ogilvy Chicago, the brand recorded their real-wood … Continue reading “Wright Brand Bacon cooks up bacon beats with Ogilvy”

Ogilvy will be instrumental in NY Philharmonic creative

Ogilvy has announced it has been selected by the New York Philharmonic to be its creative agency partner. Ogilvy will be responsible for developing a new brand platform, visual identity, and creative campaign for the New York Philharmonic as it enters a new era next year when it returns to its newly renovated home at … Continue reading “Ogilvy will be instrumental in NY Philharmonic creative”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy sets record with 8 Grand Prix

Ogilvy was recognized with 8 Grand Prix at the 2021 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, a record for the agency, and ranked as the No. 2 most creative network globally.  Throughout the week 30 offices across 24 countries contributed to Ogilvy being honored with a total of 81 Lions—including 1 Titanium, 8 Grand Prix, 14 … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy sets record with 8 Grand Prix”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy wins 2 Grand Prix, 5 Gold

As the 2021 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity kicked off today, Ogilvy took home two of the coveted Grand Prix prizes in the Outdoor and Print & Publishing categories. Ogilvy’s global network was also awarded 5 Gold, 7 Silver, and 3 Bronze Lions.  RELATED: Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix DAVID Miami … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy wins 2 Grand Prix, 5 Gold”

Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix

Ogilvy and Dove/Unilever were awarded the Grand Prix in both the Print and Publishing and Outdoor categories at the Cannes Lions Festival. The team also scooped two Golds in P&P and one in Outdoor, two Silvers plus a shortlist place in Health & Wellness for its campaign for beauty brand Dove at this year’s virtual … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: Ogilvy UK, Dove win 2 Grand Prix”

D&AD: Ogilvy earns top honor for Dove campaign

At last week’s D&AD Awards, Ogilvy earned top honors with “Courage is Beautiful” for Dove, which was awarded a Yellow Pencil in the Press & Outdoor – Press Campaigns category. In addition, Ogilvy also took home 8 Graphite Pencils, 16 Wood Pencils, and earned 26 Shortlists. In all, 19 offices contributed to Ogilvy’s impressive performance … Continue reading “D&AD: Ogilvy earns top honor for Dove campaign”

Ogilvy: Powerful new spot asks to bring back lockdown

For the first time in decades, the upward trend of school shootings in the U.S. declined in 2020, with March 2020 being the first March without a school shooting since 2002 – but sadly that’s only due to the COVID-19 lockdown. It’s shocking and tragic to think that it took a global pandemic to reduce … Continue reading “Ogilvy: Powerful new spot asks to bring back lockdown”

McDade named Global ECD for Ogilvy Experience

Ogilvy has announced that Kaleeta McDade has been named Global Executive Creative Director for Ogilvy Experience. Throughout her career, Kaleeta’s influence and leadership have shaped how customers around the world experience some of the largest brands in retail, sports, beauty, and health. Kaleeta will be responsible for defining, shaping, and driving the creative vision and … Continue reading “McDade named Global ECD for Ogilvy Experience”

Liz Taylor named Ogilvy Global Chief Creative Officer

Well, this is even bigger news than last week’s headline of Liz Taylor leaving her position as Global Chief Creative Officer at Leo Burnett – Ogilvy has named Taylor as its next Global Chief Creative Officer. Liz, who will be the first woman to hold the company’s top creative role, is returning to Ogilvy at … Continue reading “Liz Taylor named Ogilvy Global Chief Creative Officer”

David Miami, Translation, Ogilvy win big at Clio Awards

The Clio Awards today revealed the winning work that earned the program’s top honors for 2020/2021. During Clio Awards: Creativity Unmasked, a virtual event recognizing the industry’s challenges and triumphs this past year, Burger King was revealed as the Advertiser Of The Year, David Miami scored Agency Of The Year, Translation was named Independent Agency … Continue reading “David Miami, Translation, Ogilvy win big at Clio Awards”

Ogilvy in strategy driver’s seat for Enterprise

Ogilvy has announced that it has been selected by Enterprise Holdings to lead global brand strategy for the company as it looks to support customers and drive future growth in the evolving mobility market. Enterprise Holdings, Inc. owns and operates the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands. Enterprise also offers … Continue reading “Ogilvy in strategy driver’s seat for Enterprise”

It’s Absolut Ogilvy

Absolut Vodka has appointed Ogilvy as its new global lead agency. Ogilvy’s remit will include global strategic and creative duties for the brand, focusing on its lead market priorities, with the ambition to accelerate its leadership position. The Swedish vodka is recognized as a leading premium vodka brand, associated with promoting progressive values since its … Continue reading “It’s Absolut Ogilvy”

Ogilvy’s creative future is Bright

Ogilvy announced today that Lisa Bright has been appointed Chief Creative Officer of Ogilvy California. Lisa will be responsible for leading creative across the agency’s diverse portfolio of clients in California and beyond. She will partner closely with Dan LaRusso, Managing Director of Ogilvy California, which has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Sacramento. Lisa … Continue reading “Ogilvy’s creative future is Bright”

Devika Bulchandani named CEO of Ogilvy North America

Ogilvy has announced that Devika Bulchandani has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ogilvy North America and global chairwoman of advertising. Devika will be responsible for driving all aspects of Ogilvy’s core business across the United States and Canada which spans advertising, brand and content, public relations and influence, experience, growth and innovation, and health. … Continue reading “Devika Bulchandani named CEO of Ogilvy North America”

Ogilvy named Network of the Year at D&AD 2020

D&AD, the worldwide non-profit organization that celebrates excellence in design and advertising, has named Ogilvy Network of the Year in recognition of the outstanding work it has done for clients across disciplines. Additionally, DAVID Miami, one of Ogilvy’s specialty brand companies, captured the Agency of the Year honor.  This year 17 Ogilvy offices around the … Continue reading “Ogilvy named Network of the Year at D&AD 2020”

Ogilvy Health enlists Jason Voorhees for COVID-19 PSA

Over the last few months, we have seen actors, athletes, musicians, and TV personalities, from Jennifer Aniston to “Ahnuld,” donning masks to promote wearing them during the COVID-19 pandemic. But the Reel 360 team never saw the use of a serial killer coming. But that is the case in our new Reel Ad of the … Continue reading “Ogilvy Health enlists Jason Voorhees for COVID-19 PSA”

Ogilvy, Martin, Leonardo latest to reduce numbers

The devastating effects of coronavirus COVID-19 continue to impact agencies across the United States. Ogilvy, which has 132 offices in 82 countries, is the latest agency to go through a series of layoffs and furloughs in the United States. The agency has 10,000 employees according to Linkedin. In a statement, an Ogilvy spokesperson confirmed that … Continue reading “Ogilvy, Martin, Leonardo latest to reduce numbers”

Ogilvy’s John Seifert to step down

He is the only CEO to have worked with all of Ogilvy’s previous chairmen, including founder David Ogilvy. Now, after 41 years, current CEO John Seifert has announced that he will be retire from the agency in 2021. Under Seifert, Ogilvy underwent a global restructuring and rebranding on its 70th anniversary. In the agency memo, … Continue reading “Ogilvy’s John Seifert to step down”

Ogilvy bolsters creative team with key hires

Ogilvy is bolstering the creative and technology teams in its flagship New York office with several new hires and promotions. WeiWei Dong and Isaac Silverglate have joined the agency as global executive creative directors on Instagram, which named Ogilvy its lead agency partner in 2019, while Della Mathew has been promoted to executive creative director. … Continue reading “Ogilvy bolsters creative team with key hires”

Ogilvy refreshes Chicago Film Fest’s 55th year

Sooooo, The Chicago International Film Festival is ready for AARP. The fantastic annual festival, featuring over 150 films, turns 55 this year. What to do to celebrate? You turn to Ogilvy, Chicago for a brand spanking new refresh. The festival, in partnership with the award-winning agency, today dropped a refreshed brand identity to coincide with … Continue reading “Ogilvy refreshes Chicago Film Fest’s 55th year”