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OMD India Celebrates 15 Years of Success

Marking this momentous milestone as ’15 is the new 18′; it is evolving into an agency of prowess as it comes of age with empathy, change and possibilities.

 Mumbai, February 8: OMD, Omnicom Media Group’s full-service media agency and the world’s largest media network, is marking its 15th year in India this February. Having commenced operations in Mumbai on 7 February 2007, the agency has come of age as an evolved media partner for its roster of clients – a striking mix of prestigious brands like Apple, Beiersdorf, Sony, Mercedes Benz, Renault, Wipro, Au Bank, to name a few.

OMD India has featured stalwart leaders at its helm since its inception. This anniversary also marks another dynamic leader, Anisha Iyer, taking charge of the agency’s reins as its new CEO. With her in the driving seat, the agile and talented team at OMD India has enhanced efforts in its approach to growing up timeless and delivering exemplary work in a world of constant connectivity. Under Anisha’s stewardship, OMD India is expected to embark on a new direction of transformational growth – one that does not rest on past laurels but instead is guided by the belief of being future-ready and purpose-led.

Speaking on the occasion that signifies fresh dawn of matured creativity for the agency, Anisha Iyer, CEO of OMD India, said, “Completing 15 years in the Indian market is a fabulous milestone for OMD. I have long admired the team’s pioneering efforts and the faith vested in it by our valued stakeholders. Anniversaries are a great time to look back at accomplishments thus far, and I am proud to be working alongside a team that reflects some of the industry’s finest talent. At its core, we believe in a fair balance of being people and result-oriented, driven by our DNA of empathy and innovation. I am confident that we will metamorphose into an agency with consistent business growth, laced with digital expertise, and build on OMD’s current momentum to champion a culture of pride. I congratulate all my peers on this milestone. Here’s to many more, together!”

“It is a remarkable moment for us as OMD India celebrates this milestone. The agency is a leader in benchmarking deep data-driven solutions. We are proud of the brand of integrated capabilities, adaptability and knowledge it has brought to the ecosystem over the past 15 years, thanks to an exceptional team and leadership. As we laud this moment, OMD India is gearing up to create the next wave of transformative experiences for both our clients and our people, and we are excited about building for the future,” said Kartik Sharma, Group CEO, Omnicom Media Group India.

Today, OMD India is a 132-member strong organization of Empathy Architects and has bagged 32 awards over the last few years for notable clients like Renault, Nissan, Tata, Levi’s, Sony, to name a few. With a combination of innovation, creativity and technological prowess; underpinned by empathy at its core, it has garnered a reputation over the years for creating sharper insights, smarter ideas and making better decisions faster on behalf of clients. This new milestone promises more empathy-led attention planning to help create valued connections with customers, build profitable business outcomes, and ultimately win the future.