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J. Walter Thompson Company introduces Mirum, a modern global company

Exciting news out of J. Walter Thompson Company today as it announced today the launch of Mirum, a new global company. With a name inspired by the Latin word for "amazing," the new company unites 11 digital agencies spanning 17 countries and 40 offices. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson London reveals there’s more to life in the Army Reserve in latest campaign

“People feel their jobs are lacking a challenge, excitement, the opportunity to travel and a decent salary…” said Major General Chris Tickell, Director General, Army Recruiting and Training Division. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson Malaysia named AOR for FindIt Malaysia

J. Walter Thompson Malaysia has been named agency of record for FindIt Malaysia, which has launched a mobile platform that helps consumers find business and services nearest to them. The appointment underscores the office's fast-growing digital and social media marketing capabilities. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson Cairo & WPP’s Team Egypt support the Egypt Economic Development Conference

Last night the Intercontinental hotel in Davos, was the scene of a high level dinner between President El-Sisi of Egypt and a select group of international guests. On the agenda, Egypt’s mid term development strategy, ahead of the Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC) being held in Sharm El Sheik later in March. ...READ MORE

Meet the People: Mazen Khaddaj, artist & J. Walter Thompson Beirut art director

J. Walter Thompson MEA is tremendously proud of the extensive and varied pool of artistic talent within its community and it constantly encourages individuals to continue following their creative dreams outside the workplace and frequently team up with emerging artistic initiatives across the region. In sponsoring the personal art exhibition of Mazen Khaddaj, art director at J. Walter Thompson Beirut,  J. Walter Thompson MEA is nurturing not only the exceptional talent within the agency but also the flourishing of artistic expression in the region. ...READ MORE

Lux’s ‘Perfume portraits’ where scent and photography meet

Lux invites you to discover the power of fragrance through newly released film "Perfume Portraits."

The powerful film, created by J. Walter Thompson teams in Mumbai and Singapore, demonstrates an inspired, multidimensional approach to beauty. ...READ MORE
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Gustavo Martinez for Campaign US: Changing fortunes and power grabs

What did Roosevelt say? The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. That’s also quite a Latin spirit. Brands have got to be bold, brave and fast right now because the future is coming quicker than ever. As marketers, we’re facing the same challenges that many brands do: volatile economies, fickle public opinion, an increasingly empowered consumer who is seizing control of the conversation. ...READ MORE
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Looking back at future trends: JWTIntelligence’s new “10 Years of 10 Trends” report

This week, J. Walter Thompson celebrated a decade of annual trends forecasting by releasing “10 Years of 10 Trends.” The report explores 10 of the most compelling macro trends identified since JWTIntelligence began its annual forecasts — trends shaping societal behaviors and attitudes, and defining the business landscape today. It maps how these trends have evolved to now, and casts an eye forward to where they are headed next. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson names Tarun Rai CEO, South Asia and successor to Colvyn Harris

Today, Gustavo Martinez, Chief Executive Officer of J. Walter Thompson Company, announced that Tarun Rai will succeed Colvyn Harris as CEO, J. Walter Thompson South Asia. Harris, who has worked with J. Walter Thompson for 35 years, will assume the role of Executive Director, Global Growth and Client Development, reporting to Martinez. ...READ MORE