Ogilvy PR EAME Wins 13 SABRE Awards
LONDON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ogilvy Public Relations was officially named The Holmes Report Pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year 2014 at a glittering awards ceremony held in London last night. Celebrating an award filled evening at the 10th annual EMEA SABRE Awards the agency took a total of 13 award wins across the SABRE and In2 SABRE Awards. Accolades were awarded to its agencies from across the EMEA region; totalling more wins than any other agency network.
Key wins included the overall Pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year Diamond Award and the Platinum Best in Show Award won by Memac Ogilvy PR for the Grohe Green Mosque campaign - the first time the biggest consultancy award and the Best in Show trophy have gone to the same agency.
Memac Ogilvy PR also won the Best Middle East Campaign for the Grohe Green Mosque and the Best Public Education Campaign with the King Khalid Foundation. Ogilvy PR in France won the Best Campaign in Cause-Related Marketing with Google+ for their Same Sex Marriage campaign whilst Ogilvy PR in Poland won the Best Baltics Campaign with the Polish Academy of Sciences.
With the largest individual country total of the night the Ogilvy PR team in the UK demonstrated continued creative leadership securing the Best UK and Ireland Campaign and the Best Educational and Cultural Institutions Campaign for Project Patty with Maastricht University, and the Best Marketing to Women Campaign with Beyond Dark.
In addition, creative and thought leadership work by Ogilvy PR earned four In2 SABREs, which recognise Insight+Innovation and were presented during the first European In2 Summit earlier in the day.
Stuart Smith, CEO Ogilvy PR EAME said:
"I would like to thank both the Holmes Report for their work to raise the creative profile of the PR industry and this year's jurors. These awards are not possible without our clients who trust us with the creative freedom to experiment in this ever-changing world of paid, owned and earned. These awards are also a great recognition for the efforts of our teams across EAME, they have my deep thanks and respect."
About Ogilvy Public Relations:
Ogilvy Public Relations (Ogilvy PR) is a global, multi-disciplinary communications leader operating in more than 85 offices across six continents. In 2013, for the second consecutive year, Ogilvy was named Cannes Lions Network of the Year and Most Effective Agency Network by the Effie Global Effectiveness Index. Ogilvy was also named Best Digital Consultancy in the World, Most Creative Agency and Best South-East Agency by the Holmes Report. Ogilvy PR integrates deeply with all Ogilvy & Mather disciplines (advertising, direct marketing, activation, promotional, digital and entertainment) through the proprietary Ogilvy Fusion™ approach to delivering comprehensive, business solutions through content creation, community building, and communications with measurable results. Ogilvy PR is a unit of Ogilvy & Mather, a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY), and one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world. For more information, visit our website at www.ogilvypr.com or follow us on Twitter at @ogilvypr.
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