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2011-06-23 09:07:00

CANNES, France, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A global research survey, commissioned by worldwide advertising network Ogilvy & Mather, has asked what people, brands and places people find inspiring. Top line results find Albert Einstein appearing most consistently in the top three inspiring people across Europe, Russia and the US. The Pyramids, Egypt, appear in the top three inspirational places most frequently across Europe and Russia and Disney features is the most inspirational...

2011-06-16 13:00:00

LONDON, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OgilvyAction, the brand activation arm of the Ogilvy Group, has promoted Hugh Boyle to the role of Global Digital Director, effective immediately. Having worked in the digital industry since its inception in the 1990's, Boyle has been with OgilvyAction since 2005. In his position of Head of Digital for the EAME region, he has played a key role in delivering successful solutions for clients such as Kraft, Kodak and Motorola, and has been particularly...

2010-08-13 09:15:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy & Mather announced today the promotion of Adam O'Conor to the newly created role of Chief Executive Officer of the Ogilvy Group in Hong Kong, effective immediately. Adam was previously Ogilvy & Mather Advertising's Managing Director in Hong Kong, a post he held for three years. Reporting to Paul Heath, CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific, Adam will take over the day-to-day operations of the Hong Kong agency working closely with Paul....

2010-07-29 09:49:00

LONDON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy & Mather today announced the appointment of Russell Davies as Head of Planning for Ogilvy & Mather for Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He will oversee Planning across the region and work on key accounts. Davies is one of the most influential Planners in the world. He has worked at Nike as Global Consumer Planning Director in Oregon. Before that, he was at Wieden + Kennedy in Portland and London, working for clients such as Microsoft,...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.