Topic: ogilvy at 100

David Ogilvy & Me

The Oxford dropout turned his sights on advertising—and became a legend

David Ogilvy (D.O. on his memos) died in 1999 at 88. He was born June 23, 1911 (the same year as Ronald Reagan), and would have been 100 this week.…

Past Perfect

Considering the highlights of David Ogilvy's revolutionary work in context

David Ogilvy is the most familiar brand name in advertising. His fame lives on in the name of a global company, on the dust-jackets of two books worth reading (and…

The Fantastic Real Life Adventures of Advertising Genius David Ogilvy

David Ogilvy

The First (and Last) Adman

Thoughts on the writer, rule-maker, and business genius

Among the giants of modern prose must be David Ogilvy. Confessions of an Advertising Man, a book my advertising-man father gave me to read when I was 12 (an age of…

Adweek Art: David Ogilvy: Essentials

Everything you need to know in four minutes