Ohlmann to Be Partner In Penny Ad Agency

Bob Penny Walter OhlmannRobert Penny, president of Penny & Penny advertising, announced today that Walter Ohlmann of 1701 Newton Ave, will become a partner in the agency effective July 15.

The firm, to be known as Penny-Ohlmann, Inc, under a new corporation, is also moving from the 11 W. Monument building to expanded quarters at 323 Salem Ave.

Penny retains the title of president of the firm which specializes in advertising, merchandising, public relations and sales promotion. Ohlmann becomes vice president.

THE LATTER, has been associated with WLW-D for 10 years, the major portion as an account executive. Prior to this he collaborated in the creation of various types of advertising copy.

“This expansion will increase our creative and sales capabilities” said Penny, of 215 W. Hillcrest Ave., who founded the agency in 1949.

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The Ohlmann Group has a rich history that began in Dayton, Ohio in 1949, where the agency was founded as Penny and Penny by Bob Penny and his wife Jean. In 1964, Walter Ohlmann joined the firm. Ralph Neiman came on in 1969 and the firm became Penny/Ohlmann/Neiman. In 2011, P/O/N was renamed The Ohlmann Group to better reflect the agency's ongoing evolution and collaborative nature.

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