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2010-06-21 09:31:00

CANNES, France, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Herman, an international performance coaching and training expert from Edmonton, Canada, was today voted the World's Greatest Salesperson.

2010-06-17 11:02:00

NEW YORK, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- With companies at a crossroads in terms of how they market themselves and position for growth in this new economy, a former branding chief at WPP, Jim Johnson, has taken a 50% interest in a B2B consultancy Park Lane Communications.

2010-06-15 15:46:00

NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- OgilvyOne Worldwide and Motorola today announced that the Motorola Milestone phone (Droid in the U.S.) will be the product to be "pitched" by the three finalists during the finale of the World's Greatest Salesperson contest in Cannes.

2010-06-09 10:00:00

NEW YORK, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- With over 230 entries from 12 countries, the search for the World's Greatest Salesperson narrowed today as OgilvyOne Worldwide announced the names of the three finalists who will travel to Cannes to pitch live on stage for the coveted title. Y.

2010-06-08 11:00:00

MONTEREY, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the largest global surveys to date on consumer perceptions of green brands and corporate environmental behavior reveals global differences about the top environmental concerns among consumers.

2010-05-10 09:04:00

NEW YORK, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As the search for the World's Greatest Salesperson contest enters its final week, OgilvyOne Worldwide today announced the activation of public voting and a prestigious line-up of judges from distinguished companies who know how to sell including IBM and Salesforce.com.

2010-04-30 10:30:00

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy & Mather and Scangroup Limited have agreed to create a pan-African joint venture via a share swap transaction, subject to regulatory and shareholder approval, in order to strengthen a common expansion and growth strategy for sub-Saharan Africa.

2010-04-28 06:00:00

NEW YORK and LONDON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong brands prove their resilience to recession in the fifth annual Millward Brown Optimor BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands ranking released today.

2010-02-22 07:30:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Kognitio®, a leading global provider of business intelligence (BI) and data warehousing solutions, today announced that it has closed the first phase of a global agreement with GroupM, a division of WPP.

2010-01-27 13:19:00

Research Shows Transparency and Choice Significantly Increase Acceptance of Behavioral Ads WASHINGTON, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.