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Ogilvy PR’s Technology Practice Announces New Consumer Technology Wins

Agency Continues to Expand Digital Lifestyle Specialty

San Francisco, CA, February 1, 2006 — Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) announced two new consumer technology client wins, expanding the digital lifestyle specialty within the agency’s technology practice. The new additions to the client roster include Square Enix and Able Planet.

“We are excited about working with Square Enix, Inc. and Able Planet as they are market leaders and innovators in their respective industries,” said Luca Penati, Managing Director, Global Technology Practice at Ogilvy PR. This is an exciting time for our technology practice and these important additions to our client roster reinforce the momentum and growth that we are currently experiencing.”

Ogilvy PR was named agency of record for Square Enix, Inc., the Los Angeles-based leading digital content company, to support their expansion of mobile phone content business, as well as corporate branding in North America.

Able Planet, a Colorado-based provider of innovative technologies for people with all levels of hearing loss, selected Ogilvy PR to launch the company, their LINX Audio technology, and to introduce Able Planet’s new product offerings at the recent Consumer Electronics Show (CES) as well as provide ongoing communications support. Able Planet received four prestigious CES Innovations Awards, including the Best of Innovation award for its LINX Audio technology in the Software/Embedded Technology category.


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Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is a global marketing communications firm, with offices in more than 60 cities around the world. Entering its 25th year providing public relations solutions, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide has specialties in consumer marketing, corporate (B2B), healthcare, social marketing, technology, public affairs and entertainment. Through its subsidiary Feinstein Kean Healthcare, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide provides communication consulting to biotechnology companies. The Holmes Report has named Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide “2003 International Agency of the Year”; marking the fourth consecutive year the firm has been awarded “Agency of the Year.” Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is part of the WPP Group, one of the world’s leading communications services groups (NASDAQ: WPPGY, For more information, visit our Web site at