NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ogilvy Public Relations, an innovative global communications firm, won two awards at the The Global SABRE Awards Wednesday in Miami. Ogilvy PR was also a finalist for Global PR Agency of the Year. The Global SABRE Awards recognize the 40 best public relations programs of the past year, from around the globe, selected from among the winners of the regional SABRE competitions.
Ogilvy PR was honored for the following campaigns:
- Coca-Cola: Ramadan Dark Iftar—Coca-Cola with Memac Ogilvy Public Relations;
- The Marathon Walker—Water for Africa with Ogilvy Public Relations Paris.
Stuart Smith, Ogilvy PR's Global CEO, said: "We are delighted and honored. Our thanks to the clients who trusted us to create campaign ideas which have earned influence at their core."
These awards follow on Ogilvy PR's recognition winning nearly 30 SABRE awards in 2016 including Middle East Consultancy of the Year. "The Marathon Walker" with Water for Africa also won Geographic Gold at the EMEA SABRE and Best Use of Facebook at the In2 SABRE EMEA Awards. "Ramada Dark Iftar" with Coca-Cola won Geographic Gold at the EMEA SABRE as well as two awards at the In2 SABRE EMEA Awards in the Branded Narrative and Creation of Persuasive Content categories.
About Ogilvy Public Relations
Ogilvy Public Relations (Ogilvy) is an award winning, multi-disciplinary, communications leader operating in more than 85 offices from every corner of the globe. In 2016, for the fifth consecutive year, it was crowned Cannes Lions Network of the Year and Ogilvy tops the Global Creative Index by the Holmes Report, where it has consistently ranked no. 1 or 2 since 2012. Ogilvy is the 2016 recipient of the PRWeek Global Creative Campaign of the Year and Non Profit Campaign of the Year, and holds the Consultancy of the Year titles in Asia Pacific and the Middle East by the Holmes Report. Ogilvy PR is a unit of Ogilvy & Mather, a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY), and deeply integrates with all disciplines (advertising, content+social, direct marketing, activation, promotional, and entertainment). For more information, visit our website at www.ogilvypr.com or follow us at @ogilvypr.
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