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David Ogilvy: The Original Mad Man

29 Jan

David Ogilvy, the master of long and short copy, the master of celebrating a self-disciplined lifestyle, the master of founding an advertising agency at the age of 38 and expanding it to a world-wide operating firm. He is now been honoured by «Ogilvy One» with this ad.

By the way: Ogilvy’s best remembered ad containing his most legendary headline was for Rolls Royce «At 60 miles an hour the loudest noise in this new Rolls-Royce comes from the electric clock». Here it is:

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More about David Ogilvy’s magic rules of successful advertising on Marching Against Philip.

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