Debbie Ellison Named Champion for Change at Oystercatchers Awards

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Debbie Ellison, global chief digital officer, was named Champion for Change at the Oystercatchers Awards.  The Oystercatchers’ Awards recognize and reward excellence across our industry, and showcase how agencies are delivering growth and creativity for their clients.

VMLY&R UK also landed best Client/Agency Partnership of The Year with Boots. Its connected brands proposition led to highly commended in the Best Agency Credentials category.

Gill Huber, managing partner Oystercatchers, concluded “Delighted to see such a terrific showing for VMLY&R. The Oystercatchers Awards recognise how agency partners are continually evolving with their clients to deliver growth and creative excellence, and our judging panel was impressed by VMLY&R’s connected-brands proposition, its unified partnership with Boots, and the remarkable champion for change – Debbie Ellison.”

The awards come in the latest in a series of recent agency success over the past 12 months including the launch of ground-breaking Home of Connected Brands and the Inclusion Experience practice. The agency landed IPA CPD Platinum and has been named a Top 25 Employer by Investing in Ethnicity. VMLY&R Commerce has been awarded Agency Network of the Year by The Drum.

View the full list of Oystercatchers’ Award winners.