Graves of Ogilvy PR Makes Innovator 25 List

The platform recognises marketing and communications professionals who have driven the advancement of engagement and influence

Global Chairman of Ogilvy Public Relations, Christopher Graves, has been named to the Holmes Report’s annual Innovator 25 – North America list, which was released on 30 September 2015.

Currently in its third year, the platform recognises individuals in marketing and communications who have encouraged the advancement of engagement and influence. Graves was added to the 2015 list for his expertise in neuroscience and human behaviour as it relates to communications.

He joined the agency in 2005 as President and CEO, Asia Pacific and served as Global CEO from 2009 until his promotion to Global Chairman in 2014. He is a three-time WPP Atticus Award winner, currently serves as chairman of the PR Council and a trustee of the Institute for Public Relations, and is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is based in the network’s Washington, DC office.

“Chris is both a risk-taker and a masterful storyteller. His keen interest and work in the field of human behaviour has enhanced not only the quality of the work we do at Ogilvy PR, but it has helped change the way the public relations industry looks at communications and influence,” said Stuart Smith, Global CEO of Ogilvy PR.