Diversity Is Not Just for PR, It Is An All-Agency Priority

I recently attended ColorComm Conference in Miami, which Ogilvy proudly sponsors. ColorComm, created by Lauren Wesley Wilson, convenes and supports women of color in communications. I have only lived in the United States since 2015, and although talent, HR and issues around diversity have been top of my agenda for years, I know that the […]

Jennifer Risi to Expand Role at Ogilvy

Will Continue to Lead Ogilvy Media Influence and Become OPR Global CCO NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Ogilvy & Mather today announced that Jennifer Risi has been promoted to Ogilvy PR’s Global Chief Communications Officer effective immediately.  She will remain Head of Media Relations, continuing to lead the Ogilvy Media Influence network and will […]

How Technology is Helping Olympians Become Great

It’s clear that the Olympic Games are the ultimate platform for competitors to showcase athleticism, determination, and drive. But at the 2016 Games, where 11,551 of the world’s best athletes are all competing for gold, how do they get an edge? Well, in our modern, scientifically inclined age, innovative technology is one answer. Virtual Reality […]

Public relations agencies: A new landscape

Ogilvy PR MD Joanna Oosthuizen agrees the landscape has shifted dramatically and the millennial mindset is playing a major role. “Millennials are all about purpose and connecting this to philosophies in the type of work being undertaken creates the most remarkable outcomes. This means we move away from a transactional relationship with brands towards one […]

4 Learnings from Storyology 2016

Tucked away off busy Oxford St in the suburb of Paddington, leading global and national voices from the world of journalism provided insights into where the industry is and where it is going. Storyology, a media conference put on by the Walkley Foundation, gave a platform to journalists from six different continents to share their […]