Ogilvy PR News

  • It’s time for a management shake-up

    A few weeks ago when I told my mum that I was attending a conference in Sydney on journalism and storytelling she said, “If work wasn’t an issue, all I would do is attend conferences.” I now know why. I…

  • The Launch of Ogilvy PR Futures Report

    Today we launch our 2017 OPR Futures report. In this year’s report we capture 15 trends and insights that we think will fundamentally impact marketing communications now and into the future. We’ve called the report the March of the Machines…

  • Parker & Partners Post Election Update

    The Australian Electoral Commission has announced the Senate results for all states and territories with the big winner being Pauline Hanson’s One Nation Party. It’s a blow to the Turnbull Government which will now have to negotiate with 11 cross benchers,…

  • Women winners of high-profile art prizes – the Archibald, Wynne & Sulman!

    The choice has been made and the winners are women – at this year’s Archibald Prize event at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Our Ogilvy PR team also felt like winners earlier in the week, at our special…

  • Parker & Partners appoints Nicole Quinn as new Director, Government Relations

    July 12, 2016: Nicole Quinn has been appointed Director, Government Relations for Australia’s leading public affairs agency, Parker & Partners, part of Ogilvy PR Australia.  She will head Parkers’ Canberra operations. Nicole brings a wealth of experience to the role,…

  • Howorth adds 11 new brands to its client portfolio

    Howorth Communications is hot property when it comes to new business. Now adding over 11 new brands to its client portfolio. Our teams are top of their games in PR  for consumer technology, Business to Business, enterprise technology, clean tech…

  • The Future of Magazines: Is NOT to be a Magazine

    When was the last time you bought a print magazine? When was the last time you read an article from a magazine title online? It’s safe to assume that your answers to those two questions are very different, and they…

  • If you were ever told you’d never make money playing video games…look who’s laughing now

    “You idiot! Switch that off, and do your homework. You’ll never get a job playing video games.” The words still ring in my head when I think of my school years, being chided by my father who was determined that…

  • A Surprisingly Empathetic Crowd at Cannes 2016

    Group Managing Director of Pulse Communications,  Richard Brett, is currently attending Cannes Lion 2016 – the international festival for creativity in advertising. Cannes is a global meeting point for the best, most innovative minds to share insights on the rapidly evolving…

  • Ogilvy PR announces Trumpet winners

    21st June 2016 Today we announced the first quarter winners for our internal recognition program, The Trumpets. The Trumpets are designed to celebrate and reward our team members for the great work that they do.  Ogilvy PR Australia has a…

  • Howorth picks up two silver AMEC Awards for excellence in Consumer and B2B campaigns

    The 14th annual AMEC Awards took place on June 16 alongside the International Summit on Measurement in London. The Awards celebrate excellence in research, measurement and analytics. Categories were grouped specifically for organisations and companies offering the services of: Media…

  • Ogilvy PR Australia takes home two PR Week Asia Awards

    Thursday, June 16, 2016. Last night marked the 15th anniversary of PR Week Asia Awards, which celebrate the most successful and inspiring campaigns, companies and individuals in the Asia-Pacific’s communications industry. Ogilvy Public Relations (Ogilvy PR) Australia was shortlisted in…

  • Anne Fulwood’s W20 update: Change the world of work for women and create a ‘new normal’

    There is always a risk of blurring the lines between optimism and false hope. After spending the past week at the W20 in China, I am leaning towards optimism as I observe signs of a new and very positive trend…

  • WPP AUNZ announces new leadership roles; part of Exco leadership team

    Sydney, May 25, 2016: WPP AUNZ has announced the appointment of two new senior executive positions as the group moves to drive deeper local management and collaboration. Kieran Moore (CEO of Ogilvy Public Relations Australia), has been appointed to the…