NEW YORK, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Anthony Wreford, President and
Chairman of Diversified Agency Services Europe, has been named Deputy Chairman
of Omnicom Europe, effective immediately.
Wreford's day-to-day management responsibilities for DAS Europe will be
assumed by Thomas Harrison, Chairman and CEO of DAS Worldwide.
After 10 years as a consultant to Omnicom, Wreford joined DAS in October
1999. Since that time, he has overseen the growth and direction of all DAS
John Wren, President and CEO, Omnicom Group Inc., said, "I am very pleased
that Anthony will continue to remain involved with Omnicom. After 18 years,
during which he was a consultant and then a full-time employee, Anthony's
input and advice remain invaluable."
Wreford noted, "I am thrilled to be continuing with Omnicom, having had a
long association with the business and having made many friends throughout the
company. I look forward to continuing the relationships I have held with many
individuals and companies around the world."
Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) (www.omnicomgroup.com) Omnicom is a leading
global 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.
SOURCE Omnicom Group Inc.
/CONTACT: Pat Sloan of Omnicom Group Inc., +1-212-415-2109/
/Web site: http://www.omnicomgroup.com /
CO: Omnicom Group Inc.
ST: New York
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