The recession took its toll on the ad business, but WPP Group's Ogilvy & Mather
proved its mettle. The agency soared creatively, packed a powerful new-business punch and excelled at creating integrated programs for a roster of blue-chip clients.
Omnicom Group's BBDO Worldwide clinched Global Agency Network of the Year honors for the second straight year. Dieste Harmel & Partners, Dallas, is our first Multicultural Agency of the Year.
Also inside: reviews and rankings for another 23 key U.S. agencies.