O2, the Dubai-based multi-disciplinary ad agency, has celebrated 10 successful years at the forefront of the Middle East’s advertising and communications industry. The 10-year milestone was celebrated in a ceremony held at the Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai.
Since its establishment in December 2005, the company has won numerous accolades including the Dubai SME Awards for “Best Marketing Business”, VISA Middle East’s “Best Entrepreneur of the Year in the GCC” Award, and CNBC’s “PR Agency of the Year” and “Marketing Agency of the Year” awards.
Since the beginning, O2 has set itself apart from the region’s traditional practices, offering a progressive, research-oriented approach. With the tagline ‘reflecting on the past, looking forward to the future’, O2 has gathered an impressive portfolio of high-profile clients, including Etisalat, TECOM Group, Zabeel Ladies Club, OGS Group and RE- Salons & Spas.
“I am incredibly proud of how far the company has come over the last 10 years. We are very lucky to have a team of talented and dedicated individuals who have a real passion for what they do. This passion underlines everything we do at O2. It is what drives us, and has enabled us to achieve remarkable things along the way", said O2 founder and CEO, Mohammed Johmani.
Along the way, O2 has also incubated further successful start-ups, which are now thriving companies in their own right. This includes: Cary!, a social mobile marketplace; Mobibus, a ‘Do-It-Yourself’ app aimed at SMEs; and Belong Interactive, which provides customized digital solutions.