Michael Dobak

Ogilvy Slashes Staffing in Its L.A. Office

Ogilvy & Mather is slashing staffing in its Los Angeles office due to dramatic spending reductions from a couple of its largest clients. Effective Feb. 3, the agency is cutting 33 positions across all agency operations, with 15 permanent staffers remaining.

Dobak Named New Ogilvy West Chief

Ogilvy & Mather North America chief John Seifert is continuing his efforts to broaden the network’s U.S. identity beyond its New York flagship.