NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicom announced today that John Wren, President and Chief Executive, will be honored as a pioneer and supporter of Diversity by the American Advertising Federation (AAF) during the Advertising Week conference in New York. In addition, DDB/Alma will take home the title of 'Agency of the Year' and their founder, Luis Miguel Messianu, will be recognized as 'Diversity Trendsetter'. The AAF Diversity Achievement and Mosaic awards recognizes the most successful multiethnic marketing and diversity efforts, as well as industry leaders who are committed to the cause of diversity and inclusion.
"We are honored to be recognized for our efforts in diversity," said Tiffany R. Warren, SVP and Chief Diversity Officer, Omnicom. "Omnicom is committed to supporting diversity, not only because of the amazing talent that it gives our agencies and clients, but also because there is a true business case for it."
Omnicom agencies will also lead a record number of seminars, host workshops, and showcase their creativity and award-winning campaigns during the 10th Annual Advertising Week.
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