Says Ponce de León: "Sharon and Josh have been part of every successful
new business pitch we had in the last 18 months. In addition, they've
also been responsible for some of our most successful brand launches.
They are humble, hard-working, down-to-earth and collaborative. They are
the embodiment of Ogilvy's quiet achiever. They are seasoned
professionals and their promotion is very much deserved."
Jurkschat (left) and Alex Little (right) have also been promoted to
senior art director and senior copywriter, respectively.
Ponce de León: "The boys have been quite busy making waves since their
start as a creative team here at Ogilvy with some of our biggest brands,
including the AAMI SmartPlates innovation project. Their attention to
detail, craftsmanship and passion for the work is outstanding. They've
also been regular new business contributors, so it was only fair they
were provided with a bigger canvas in which to leave their mark."
the last year, Ogilvy Melbourne has added Priceline, Lion, BP, Fletcher
Building Group, Mondelez and The Melbourne Convention Bureau to its
client roster, in addition to a number of Victorian Government and
Says Gavin MacMillan, managing partner of Ogilvy
Melbourne: "As we prepare for another year of growth, it was evident to
all of us in the Melbourne leadership team that we needed additional
depth to our creative offering. They were all obvious choices. I'm very
proud that we were able to promote from within our existing ranks, and
we look forward to see them all grow into their new roles."
Melbourne has also recently added four new creatives to its department,
teams Carly Dallwitz and Sue Lorenz plus Zac Blakemore and Grga Calic,
who will work through the line across the entire client portfolio.
Ponce de León: "I am thrilled to welcome an exceptional group of young
creatives to our team and to promote some of our outstanding talent to
help lead the creative department. I'm certain they will all help us
continue our upward trajectory in new business, effectiveness and
creativity. I believe Ogilvy Australia currently hosts some of
Australia's most exciting talent across disciplines and I'm immensely
proud to be part of this winning team."