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Ogilvy & Mather hires Scott Murphy as chief talent officer

By Minda Smiley | Reporter

February 23, 2015 | 2 min read

Ogilvy & Mather (O&M) has appointed Turner Broadcasting's Scott Murphy to the role of worldwide chief talent officer.

Murphy, previously senior vice president of human resources at Turner, will be responsible for driving talent management strategy and organizational development across the agency's global offices.

Scott Murphy

Based in New York, he will report to O&M Worldwide chairman and chief executive Miles Young. He will also serve on O&M’s executive committee and worldwide board.

“I can’t think of a more exciting global brand to align myself with and I’m particularly pleased with the true emphasis on talent and innovation, in almost every corner of the world.”

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“I look forward to leading efforts that will position Ogilvy to attract, develop and retain the very best talent available,” said Murphy.

During his time at Turner Broadcasting he led the company’s talent management functions and oversaw talent acquisition, development, engagement, total rewards and global talent services.


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