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J. Walter Thompson Mexico Wins 10 Golds and the Grand Platinum at ASPID XIX

Last week, J. Walter Thompson Mexico was awarded 10 Golds and the Grand Platinum at the XIX edition of the Ibero-American Advertising Health and Pharma Awards (ASPID), which rewards the best advertising campaigns in the health and pharmaceutical sector. ...READ MORE

Maria Teresa Arnal recognized by the IAB as one of the 10 leading figures of digital marketing in Mexico

On August 20, as IAB Mexico celebrated its 10th anniversary, it also recognized 10 industry professionals who have contributed most to the bureau and the evolution of digital advertising and interactive marketing in Mexico. ...READ MORE
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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

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

Challenger Australia Delegates Creative Duties to J. Walter Thompson Sydney

In late July, it was announced that Challenger, an Australian-based investment management firm, had named J. Walter Thompson Sydney and Match Media as its new agency partners. to manage its $10 million account. While J. Walter Thompson will have creative control, Match Media is responsible for media management. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson Asia Pacific & Spikes Asia Partner to Launch Think Tank for Senior Marketers

The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, Asia Pacific's oldest award for excellence in the creative communications industries, prides itself on providing "the region's creative communications industry with a platform to network and exchange ideas, bringing together the finest creative thinkers from around the world." ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson New York Hosts Portfolio Night All-Stars

Every year in cities across the world, the best and brightest creative students gather for ADC’s Portfolio Night, a networking and portfolio review event. Renowned creative directors offer students mentorship and advice while getting a chance to recruit the industry’s top up-and-coming talent. Students leave with connections, advice and inspiration. ...READ MORE