Category: News


J. Walter Thompson Brussels hires David Grünewald and Xavier Bouillon

Earlier this month, J. Walter Thompson Europe announced the appointment of David Grünewald as CEO and Xavier Bouillon as Joint Creative Director with Jean-Luc Walraff for the Brussels office. Johnny Baka will continue in his role as CFO. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson Mexico welcomes Maria Teresa Arnal as CEO & Antonio Abello as Managing Director

Earlier this week, Stefano Zunino, CEO of J. Walter Thompson Latin America, announced some changes in Mexico: Maria Teresa Arnal was appointed the CEO of J. Walter Thompson Company in Mexico and Antonio Abello will become Managing Director of J. Walter Thompson Mexico. ...READ MORE
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F*ck your best email. Bring your best work.

Between reviewing work, pitching clients, shooting campaigns and inspiring their teams, creative leaders are busy people. And their inboxes aren’t getting emptier any time soon. Young talent are faced with the challenge of cutting through the noise to stand out and get noticed—and it’s no easy feat. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson Company introduces new specialized practice, J. Walter Thompson Intelligence

Late last week, J. Walter Thompson Company announced the launch of J. Walter Thompson Intelligence, a new specialized practice offering a unique blend of research, innovation and data analytics across J. Walter Thompson's global network.

Guy Murphy, Worldwide Planning Director at J. Walter Thompson Company, will oversee the new group. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson Wins Global In-House Team Category at 2015 PRWeek Global Awards

Last night, J. Walter Thompson's campaign to celebrate its 150th anniversary was named the winner in the Global In-House Team category at the 2015 PRWeek Global Awards show in London. J. Walter Thompson was listed in the ranks with esteemed brands like Starbucks, AECOM Technology Corporation, Hilton Worldwide, and Rentokil Initial. ...READ MORE

Alyna Haji Omar appointed CEO of J. Walter Thompson Group, Sri Lanka

Yesterday, Tarun Rai, CEO of J. Walter Thompson South Asia announced the appointment of Alyna Haji Omar as CEO of J. Walter Thompson Group, Sri Lanka. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson South Asia elevates Carlton D’ Silva to CEO of Hungama Digital Services

Today, J. Walter Thompson South Asia announced the appointment of Carlton D’Silva to CEO of Hungama Digital Services (HDS).

D’Silva will assume the role immediately and report to J. Walter Thompson South Asia CEO Tarun Rai as Rai continues to lead Hungama’s creative leadership as its chief creative officer. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson Chile welcomes Vicente Valjalo as new CEO

Yesterday, Stefano Zunino, Head of Digital Worldwide and Latin America’s CEO at J. Walter Thompson Company, announced that effective immediately, Vicente Valjalo would succeed Clemente González as CEO of J. Walter Thompson Chile. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson New York Appoints Matt Baker Head Of Planning

Today, J. Walter Thompson New York announced the appointment of Matt Baker as Head of Planning.

When he assumes his role on April 20, Baker will lead the New York office’s integrated strategic planning discipline and will report to and partner with partnering with Lynn Power, the office’s President and Adam Kerj, Chief Creative Officer, J. Walter Thompson New York. ...READ MORE