DDB U.S. Continues Effies Winning Streak With 11 Awards

Apr 23, 2010, 11:11 ET from DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc.

NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Effie Awards has announced that DDB U.S., part of DDB Worldwide, is tied for the distinction of the most 2010 Effie wins with 11 awards.

The Effie Awards honors recipients for creating effective advertising campaigns that have achieved significant market place results.  Campaigns created for clients Brita, Glidden Paint, Unilever's Klondike, McAfee, The Field Museum, United Technologies and Wrigley Extra will be recognized at the upcoming awards ceremony in New York on June 8, 2010, where Gold, Silver and Bronze winners will be announced.

"Once again, DDB's track record at the Effies bears testimony to the fact that we consistently provide dynamic creative business solutions to our client's business issues," said Dick Rogers, President of DDB North America.

At the 2009 Effie Awards, DDB was credited with the most wins of any agency brand.

About DDB

DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc. (www.ddb.com) is the largest consolidated advertising and marketing services global network in the world, according to Advertising Age. DDB also has been frequently ranked as the most awarded agency network in the world by Creativity magazine and The Gunn Report, among others. In 2009 DDB was named Global Network of the Year by Campaign magazine and Tribal DDB Digital Agency of the Year by Media. With more than 200 offices in over 90 countries, the DDB Group believes that creativity is the most powerful force in business, building enduring and powerful brand experiences that create TalkValue™, influence social communities and drive results. DDB Worldwide is part of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC).

SOURCE DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc.