Doremus Taps Vincent Tam for Managing Director, Hong Kong

Tam returns to award-winning B2B global network in new role.

Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 24, 2011 --( Carl Anderson, CEO of the Doremus global advertising network, announced today that Vincent Tam will be rejoining the award-winning B2B agency as Managing Director, Doremus Hong Kong, effective August 22nd.

Vincent Tam was formerly Director of Client Services for Doremus Hong Kong (2008-2009) where he guided the agency’s account group in day-to-day client management, creative development and strategic planning. Tam reports directly to Richard Beccle, Group Managing Director, Asia Pacific.

Tam has a strong global background in B2B and B2C, with more than 15 years experience working in advertising and interactive agencies in San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York.

Since 2009, Tam has provided management support and consultative services to aLanguageBank, a New York-based language service provider. One of his assignments was to offer multicultural navigation solutions for a government agency. Another was to manage the digital product launch of an online bilingual testing platform including its entry into the China market via Shanghai.

He has also held key client service positions at Admerasia Inc. New York and AAAZA Advertising, Popcast Communications Inc. and, all in U.S. He holds a degree in Marketing and Communications Studies from UCLA, and is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Doremus Hong Kong is listed in the famed Guinness Book of World Records for creating the world’s largest building ad (for the Financial Times, Hong Kong). It services clients such as the CFA Institute, Barclays Capital, Credit Suisse, Danfoss, Standard Life Asia, the Wall Street Journal Asia, and the Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange, among others. Tam helped build and expand client relationships with many of these clients when he was last at Doremus.

“We are very pleased to welcome Vincent back to Doremus,” said Carl Anderson. “He is the total executive package and the perfect leader for Hong Kong and for helping us extend our business in the region. He brings a deep knowledge and understanding of the nuances of business from both East and West perspectives, along with a firm respect for clients’ goals and a commitment to turn those goals into reality.”

Richard Beccle, Group Managing Director for Doremus Asia Pacific, added, “I’ve known Vincent for quite a long time, and I couldn’t be more happy to welcome him home. His energy along with his high standards of character and excellence are exactly the right ingredients for the managing director role.”

Doremus Hong Kong is part of the Doremus global network of business communications offices. A specialist in a world of generalists, Doremus has offices in major business centers: New York, San Francisco, London, Frankfurt and Hong Kong. It helps companies align their communications with their business objectives by leveraging a unique understanding of the complexity of their industries and audiences, and translating that into compelling business-building solutions.

Doremus is a part of the Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC). Omnicom is a leading global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom’s branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, interactive, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

Marianne Flatley