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Webling team August 2015

J. Walter Thompson Australia Acquires Majority Stake in Webling Interactive

Today it was announced that J. Walter Thompson Australia has acquired a majority stake in Webling Interactive, an award-winning independent digital agency based in Sydney. ...READ MORE
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Street Life and Home Life: A New Office Space for J. Walter Thompson Riyadh

With a fast-growing cabinet of creative awards, J. Walter Thompson Riyadh needed a working space that would continue to inspire pioneering work. According to J. Walter Thompson Kingdom of Saudi Arabia CEO Camille Haddad, “The objective was simple: make an internal creative oasis within the often harsh, outdoor environment of Riyadh.” ...READ MORE

Helen Lansdowne Resor (HLR) Scholarship Winner: Rawan Obaid

Last month, we announced the first set of recipients of the new of the Helen Lansdowne Resor (HLR) Scholarship, which is awarded annually to five of the most talented female creative advertising students around the world. ...READ MORE

Gearing up for SXSW 2016: J. Walter Thompson Company Panel Suggestions

SXSW has become one of the largest events in creative technology and emerging media, offering networking events, workshops, panel sessions and keynotes to thousands of attendees each year in Austin, Texas. ...READ MORE

Meet the People: Toby Chishick, Social Media Director and Singer-Songwriter

Most people at J. Walter Thompson London might know Toby Chishick as the resident social media guru, but there's more to this Social Media Director. ...READ MORE

Manir Fadel joins J. Walter Thompson as Global ECD

Today, we are thrilled to welcome Manir Fadel as a new Global Executive Creative Director. A Brazilian native who comes to us with 20 years of experience in the industry, Fadel will be based in London and report directly to Matt Eastwood, J. Walter Thompson Company’s Worldwide Chief Creative Officer. ...READ MORE

PUMA and J. Walter Thompson New York Find Fowler’s Fan

In June, a young fan of Rickie Fowler named Jake - dressed head-to-toe like the famous golfer - chased Fowler’s ball into a water hazard at the Memorial Golf Tournament in Dublin, Ohio. When J. Walter Thompson New York heard this story, we couldn’t let Jake’s enthusiasm go to waste. The team launched #FindFowlersFan in partnership with PUMA Golf on Twitter with the goal of reuniting the two at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio. ...READ MORE