NEW YORK, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- OMD Worldwide has been recognized as the
most awarded media network in the world by the Gunn Report for Media for the
second year in a row.
The Gunn Report for Media is patterned after the prestigious Gunn Report
on creativity. It ranks the most-awarded campaigns, agencies and advertisers
in 31 media competitions across the world, including the Cannes Media Lions,
Clios, Effies, FIAP, and the IPA awards.
"The aim of this report is to send a signal to the marketing industry, to
put a global spotlight on media innovation and success, and ultimately, to
inspire a higher quality media product around the world," said Isabelle
Musnik, editor of the Gunn Report for Media. "The future of the industry lies
in the innovative strength of its media creativity."
OMD's creativity dominated the awards shows, including MediaPost's
Creative Media Awards, the Effies, the FIAP's, and Cannes. OMD Colombia won
two Cannes Gold Lions for the GM 7:24 Cab campaign and for the Clorox campaign
in Internet and new media. OMD Poland also won a Cannes Lion for the mixed
media campaign for Heyah mobile phones.
"We are very proud to win the No. 1 ranking from the Gunn Report for Media
for the second consecutive year. Creativity is at the core of our service
platform to clients," said Joe Uva, President and CEO of OMD. "We pride
ourselves on not just being creative for creativity's sake, but rather on
delivering strategic innovation to help grow our clients' businesses."
About OMD Worldwide
OMD (www.omd.com) is the largest and most innovative media communications
specialist in the world, with more than 140 offices in 80 countries. In 2005,
OMD had the distinction of winning more media Lions than any other media
agency at the Cannes International Advertising Festival. The agency network is
a unit of Omnicom Group Inc.
SOURCE OMD Worldwide