David Ogilvy – Legendary Advertising Executive, Ogilvy & Mather

David Ogilvy - Hathaway Shirt Ad

David Ogilvy - Your Invisible Mentor Name: David Ogilvy Birth Date: June 23, 1911 - July 21, 1999 Job Functions: Advertising Executive Fields: Advertising Known For: “The Man in the Hathaway Shirt” David Ogilvy was a creative genius who revolutionized the American advertising industry. What factors contributed to Ogilvy's phenomenal success? His ad, “The Man in the Hathaway Shirt” created a sensation because the model wore an eye patch which added mystique and sophistication. What can we learn from David Ogilvy that we can apply now? This mini biography takes a brief look at his background. Application of David Ogilvy's Ideas … [Read more...]