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2010-11-10 07:43:00

CHENGDU, China, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy & Mather China today announced the launch of Apex Ogilvy, a new joint venture with Chengdu-based Apex Communications, the leading integrated marketing agency in western China.

2010-10-12 08:52:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- OgilvyOne Worldwide today launched the "21st Century Guide to Selling" at the Direct Marketing Association's Global ROI Marketing event (available at http://sellorelse.com/).

2010-09-07 03:00:00

LONDON, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today announced several new developments for the 2011 GSMA Mobile World Congress, which will be held 14-17 February, 2011 in Barcelona.

2010-08-04 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- grey healthcare group (ghg), a leading global healthcare communications agency and a WPP Company (Nasdaq: WPPGY), today announced its acquisition of Geoff Howe Marketing Communications (GHMC).

2010-07-28 03:00:00

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- RecycleBank, the premier green rewards program that motivates people to take environmental actions, announced today that veteran media and Internet executive Jonathan Hsu has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr.

2010-06-24 09:00:00

NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy Healthworld and CommonHealth, two of WPP's premier healthcare marketing networks, today announced the formation of Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide.

2010-06-21 09:38:00

CANNES, France, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A new reality show inspired by OgilvyOne's Search for the World's Greatest Salesperson contest was announced today at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival by OgilvyOne Worldwide and OgilvyEntertainment, in collaboration with Generate and MSN. The half-hour, episodic broadband series developed by OgilvyEntertainment and Generate will take the form of a "makeover" show that will celebrate the "salesperson" inside all of us.

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.

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