Washington, D.C., April 23, 2007 – Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) announced today that since the beginning of February, it has been awarded twelve new contracts across four core practice areas: Social Marketing, Public Affairs, Healthcare and Technology. Ogilvy PR has been selected by government, corporate, association and non-profit clients to lead distinctive communications initiatives including, the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, the American Public Health Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable, the Endocrine Society, a major pharmaceutical company and an area non-profit. Ogilvy PR’s Washington office will lead all contracts.
“These clients fall across multiple practice areas and will draw upon the full depth and breadth of our talent. We are thrilled they chose Ogilvy PR to help them meet their communications needs,” said Robert F. Mathias, Managing Director of Ogilvy PR/Washington. “This is an invigorating time for our Washington office, and these new clients highlight the energy and growth that we have been experiencing.”
Following is a brief overview of some of the selected contracts and the specific communications support that Ogilvy PR will provide:
The additional assignments will draw on the expertise of our senior practitioners in public affairs, specifically in the areas of international economic development, multicultural communications, digital influence and media relations.
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Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) is a leading global marketing communications firm, with offices in more than 60 cities around the world. In its 26th year, Ogilvy PR provides strategic public relations counsel to a variety of clients across its consumer marketing, corporate, healthcare, technology, public affairs, social marketing and entertainment practices. The agency also offers biotechnology and government affairs expertise through its subsidiaries Feinstein Kean Healthcare and Ogilvy Government Relations, respectively. Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is part of the WPP Group, one of the world’s largest communications services organizations (NASDAQ: WPPGY, www.wpp.com). For more information, visit our Web site at www.ogilvypr.com.