Public relations firms,Ogilvy Africa has been named the continents’ Agency and Network of the Year after winning 39 awards in the African Cristals Festival 2017, held in Marrakech, Morocco over the weekend.
The Nairobi-headquartered agency won seven out of a possible 12 Grand Prix awards, including the Festival Grand Prix, the Leadership Grand Prix, the Media Grand Prix, Digital Grand Prix and the Mobile Grand Prix. It also bagged 21 Gold, 8 silver and 3 bronze awards, to emerge top of the table in the continental showcase
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‘This is a very proud occasion for Ogilvy Africa. The awards are testament that with deep insights, persistence and quality collaborative work, we have what it takes produce some of the most remarkable work in the continent.” Said Nadja Bellan-White, Chief Executive Officer, Ogilvy Africa.
Reacting to the victory, Ogilvy Managing Director Mathieu Plassard, hinted that the agency will now enter some of its work to a roster of global awards scheduled for this year, with a view to demonstrating the impressive integrated communications talent pool domiciled at the agency.