The new lead brings to the table extensive social media, content, and digital expertise, rendering him most suitable for driving expansion
Ogilvy Public Relations has named Marshall Manson to the position of CEO for its UK operations. His vast experience in social media, content, and digital combined with his desire for innovation and growth renders him the ideal candidate to lead Ogilvy PR UK as the network continues its expansion.
“Marshall has repaid all the faith we placed in him with massive interest. Under his leadership, Social@Ogilvy was named EMEA Digital Agency of the Year while he himself was named a top 25 industry innovator. I am delighted he will use his considerable talents to take Ogilvy PR UK on the next leg of its expansion,” said Stuart Smith, Global CEO of Ogilvy PR.
Prior to joining Ogilvy, Manson was EMEA Managing Director of Digital for Edelman, where he built large and successful businesses both in London and Washington, D.C. Before Edelman, Manson worked in U.S. politics, where he focused on strategy, media relations, and copywriting.
The long-standing PR professional has a tremendous portfolio of experience, leading teams in corporate, brand marketing, crisis, issues management, and pharma for clients across a wide range of sectors including tech, B2B, retail, fast moving consumer goods, energy, utilities and financial services.