Category: JWT News


JWT Cape Town On The Move

As JWT celebrates its 150th anniversary this year around the globe, JWT Cape Town has one more reason to commemorate 2014 as a special year in the agency’s history. Since 1928 JWT has been supporting clients’ brands and businesses in South Africa, and recently, the Cape Town team moved into a brand new home in the bustling Cape Quarter Lifestyle Centre in De Waterkant, Greenpoint. ...READ MORE
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A Place Called Home

In South Africa the 18th of July is Mandela Day and has become synonymous with goodwill, charity, hope and helping to empower others. Honouring his birthday and inspired by his contribution to the culture of peace and freedom, millions of South Africans and other people around the world, celebrate the occasion by doing their part in making the world a better place to live in. ...READ MORE

JWT Colombia Wins HERO Motorcycles

We are excited to announce some big news for JWT Colombia. After a pitch involving BBDO, Ogilvy and McCann, the Hero account has been assigned to JWT Colombia. The brand from India is the number one motorcycle seller in the world. The Hero account is currently handled by the JWT Delhi team, and has now arrived to Colombia to open it's first production outside their country of origin. ...READ MORE

JWT Launches Global Scholarship To Support Aspiring Female Creatives

There are many reasons why women make up only 3 percent of the creative leadership in the advertising industry – but a lack of creativity is definitely not one of them. The question posed at a JWT and The New York Times discussion in Cannes on Thursday was: “Women aren’t creative?” And the resounding answer from the nine high-powered women on the panel was of: “Of course they are.” ...READ MORE
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Burt Manning and JWT Honored at AEF Awards Night

On Tuesday, JWT and former JWT chairman Burt Manning were honored at the annual Advertising Educational Foundation Honors Night. Manning received the lifetime achievement award for his work in guiding JWT through their acquisition by WPP and his work on several famous campaigns in the late 80’s and early 90’s. ...READ MORE