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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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.