PARIS — OBCM is buying fellow Paris-based PR agency Ritual Tasks, efficient Might 1, the businesses stated in a joint assertion Friday. Monetary phrases of the deal weren’t disclosed.
OBCM founder Olivier Bourgis will function as president and chief government officer of each entities. Though they are going to be positioned in the identical constructing, he plans to keep up separate operations for the 2 corporations, in a bid to protect the id of Ritual Tasks, identified for representing edgy manufacturers like Space, Y/Challenge and GmbH.
Robin Meason, who based Ritual Tasks in 2013, has left the corporate and joined Balenciaga as worldwide PR director. Bourgis stated he deliberate to maintain on the company’s different three full-time members of workers, along with one part-time worker.
“I’m honored that Robin noticed me as somebody who may safe what she created and proceed its evolution. My goal is to maintain the id of Ritual Tasks intact by shut contact with purchasers and the staff to be able to increase on the company’s current pillars,” he stated in an announcement.
Bourgis instructed WWD it was vital to protect the unbiased soul of Ritual Objects, whereas bringing