Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, Inc. Company Profile

Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide does advertising by the book. Founded by ad pioneer David Ogilvy (author of Ogilvy on Advertising), the firm is one of the world's leading creative agency networks, providing advertising campaign development and management, brand development, public relations, and strategic planning services to clients. Ogilvy & Mather offers specialized communications and relationship marketing services through OgilvyOne; its Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide unit offers services targeted for global clients in the health care industry. The company is one of the primary agency subsidiaries of UK-based WPP Group.

Geographic Reach

Ogilvy & Mather operates through more than 500 offices in some 120 countries around the world.

Sales and Marketing

While Ogilvy & Mather is noted for its creative work, the firm prides itself on being able to promote brands through a variety of communication channels and has focused on winning additional assignments from existing clients.

Clients have included American Express IBM, and  Cisco.


Ogilvy & Mather has been expanding in emerging markets through acquisitions in Brazil and China. Otherwise the company is focused on digital/mobile/e-commerce.

Company Background

The company was founded in 1948.

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636 11th Ave
New York, NY 10036-2005
Phone: 1 (212) 237-4000
Fax: 1 (212) 237-5211


  • Employer Type: Subsidiary
  • Chairman and CEO: Miles Young
  • CFO and Board Member: Steve Goldstein
  • Chairman and CEO: Miles Young

Major Office Locations

  • New York, NY

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