Cohn & Wolfe recognized as a ‘Best Place to Work’ for second year in a row

New York – March 26, 2012 – Cohn & Wolfe (www.cohnwolfe.com), a leading global communications agency, has been selected for the second year in a row as one of the “Best Places to Work in Marketing & Media” by Advertising Age. The highly competitive list features companies with cultures that are respected and embraced by employees – places that boast unique benefits, immense growth opportunities and a commitment to collaboration and creativity.  

Cohn & Wolfe, one of only 40 agencies to be featured on the list, prides itself on its creative energy, boundary-busting campaigns and strong entrepreneurial spirit. Since its inception in 1970, Cohn & Wolfe’s global team of more than 1,100 bold thinkers has committed themselves to eschewing the confines of convention and focusing on daring brand work and innovative digital campaigns.
 
“We are overjoyed to be a part of Ad Age’s ‘Best Places to Work’ list for the second year in a row,” said Donna Imperato, CEO of Cohn & Wolfe. “This award is a testament to our outstanding employees and creative culture, which we strive to make even more vibrant and innovative every single day.”
 
Explaining why Cohn & Wolfe was recognized, Ad Age notesthat the company’s manifesto – which declares that ‘convention is our enemy’ - “exemplifies how Cohn & Wolfe fosters creativity”.  Click here for the complete Cohn & Wolfe write-up.
 
Imperato added, “In order to earn the title of a ‘Best Place to Work’, you have to start with a strong foundation of engaged and loyal employees. I’m inspired every day by our team’s energy, dedication and bold thinking.”
 
The ‘Best Places to Work in Marketing & Media’ program was open to all public and privately held advertising agencies, media organizations and public relations companies. Click here to read the complete list.
 
To learn more about opportunities at Cohn & Wolfe, visit http://www.cohnwolfe.com/en/join.
 
Cohn & Wolfe, a global communications agency, builds brands and corporate reputations through an uncompromising commitment to creativity.  The agency’s strategic approach unearths fresh, relevant insights leading to communications solutions that deliver measurable business success.  Over its 40-year history, Cohn & Wolfe’s award-winning brand marketing work and world-class digital media campaigns have attracted top brands around the world. In 2011, Advertising Age recognized Cohn & Wolfe’s independent-minded, entrepreneurial culture, naming it one of the “Best Places to Work in Marketing & Media.”  The agency has more than 1,100 employees in over 50 offices across North America, EMEA, and Asia. Cohn & Wolfe is part of WPP (Nasdaq: WPPGY), the world's largest communications services group.
 
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Contact:
Katy Kelley, VP Global Marketing
Cohn & Wolfe
212.798.9773
Katy.kelley@cohnwolfe.com