April 11, 2013
NEW YORK, April 11, 2013 – Cory Berger has joined Pereira & O’Dell as Managing Director of the New York Office. In this new role, Berger will manage the day-to-day operations of the New York office which currently serves clients Corona, Reebok, Social Power and Realtor.com. Berger joins Dave Arnold, Executive Creative Director at Pereira & O’Dell New York who joined in 2012. Together, the duo will look to build on the agency's momentum and establish an offering and culture that reflects the New York market.
“We are thrilled to have Cory join the agency and drive our growth in New York and the East Coast,” said Andrew O’Dell, Chief Executive Officer. “He's a New Yorker, comes from a terrific background, and is very ambitious and entrepreneurial. We knew he was a perfect fit for Pereira & O'Dell and a great match for Dave Arnold. I'm excited to see what they'll accomplish together - they're off to a fast start."
Berger comes to Pereira & O’Dell from digital and social agency Noise where he was VP of Business Development and Client Services. In two years at Noise he helped lead the agency to significant growth and industry awareness with wins from Unilever, GE, vitaminwater®, Intel and Chase. Prior to Noise, Berger spent time at leading agencies including Mother New York, where he was one of the agency's original ten employees, Momentum Worldwide and Euro RSCG. During that time he spearheaded integrated campaigns for clients such as the NBA, Target, American Express, Bacardi, Virgin Mobile and Madison Square Garden.
“Pereira & O’Dell is a world-class agency with great momentum and amazing people. I’m excited to join the team and look forward to further building the agency’s brand in New York, and creating culturally relevant work for our clients,” said Berger.
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About Pereira & O’Dell
Pereira & O’Dell (www.pereiraodell.com) is an international award-winning advertising agency that combines techniques from traditional advertising, digital, PR and design to create innovative campaigns, programs and products that are in sync with how consumers behave today. The agency was recently named to both Advertising Age and Creativity 2013 A-Lists based on the company’s business performance, impact on clients’ businesses as well as industry leadership and innovation. Among the Pereira & O'Dell client roster are Mattel, Intel, Skype, BevMo!, Corona and Henkel North America.