Omnicom Group's BBDO and TBWA\Chiat\Day Lead The Gunn Report As Most Awarded Network and Most Awarded Agency

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Omnicom Group Inc. agency network BBDO Worldwide has captured the honor of Most Awarded Agency Network in the World for a record fifth time from The Gunn Report, which also has recognized TBWA\Chiat\Day as Most Awarded Agency in the World and third Most Awarded Network.

DDB Worldwide, which finished among the top four agency networks, was recognized as the World's Most Awarded Network in Europe. DDB London also finished within the top three Most Awarded Agencies along with TBWA\Chiat\Day. Of the top 50 most awarded agencies, 12 were part of Omnicom.

Among interactive agencies, four of the top 25 were from Omnicom.

The Gunn Report revealed that since it began publishing in 1999, only four networks have ever topped the Agency Network table and only once did one network that was not a part of Omnicom take the top spot.

Of network winner BBDO Worldwide, The Gunn Report noted, "Clear proof -- if ever needed -- that 'The Work. The Work. The Work' in fact works."

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) ( Omnicom is a leading global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

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