Morgan Stanley Awards Ogilvy & Mather Its Global Advertising Account

New York —

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MWD) announced today that it has awarded its global advertising account to Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide.

Don Callahan, Morgan Stanley's Global Head of Marketing, said, "We look forward to the renewed energy, diverse capabilities and fresh creative insights that Ogilvy will bring to Morgan Stanley, as they help us take our powerful brand to the next level."

"Morgan Stanley is one of the golden names in the financial arena. We look forward to working with them as their global marketing partner to further leverage their distinctive strengths and continue to build their great brand around the world," said Shelly Lazarus, Chairman and CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide.

About Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm and a market leader in securities, investment management and credit services. With more than 600 offices in 28 countries, Morgan Stanley connects people, ideas and capital to help clients achieve their financial aspirations.

About Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide

Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide (www.ogilvy.com), a subsidiary of WPP Group plc (NASDAQ: WPPGY), is one of the largest marketing communications networks in the world, with 497 offices in 125 countries, specializing in advertising, relationship and interactive marketing, public relations, sales promotion , and related services. The agency services Fortune Global 400 companies including American Express, BP, DuPont, Ford, GSK, Gillette, IBM, Kimberly-Clark, Kodak, Kraft, Mattel, Nestle, Unilever and YUM.