Category: Opinion

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Thalia Mavros, Founder and Chief Executive at The Front – J. Walter Thompson Intelligence

Usually when you hear ‘by women,’ the next thing you hear is ‘for women,’ and that frustrates me. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson @ Spikes 2015: From Think Tank to Curiosity

From a one-day program for senior marketers to Matt Eastwood's curiosity talk, here is everything you missed from J. Walter Thompson this year at Spikes Asia 2015. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson @ Spikes Asia 2015: Think Tank Recap

Spikes Asia has long been a high-profile forum for creatives to get together to view and celebrate the best work from around the region, and to explore the industry’s biggest trends. Now clients are getting into the mix. ...READ MORE
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Murky World of Advertising? Summer Intern from J. Walter Thompson New York Recounts Her First Experience with the Industry

Behind every agency there is a team of minions, formally known as interns. After reading this Buzzfeed article, I feel like minions are our true spirit creatures. Don’t let the term fool you. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson New York Heads to Camp Mariah

Earlier this month, I took my third annual trip up to Camp Mariah in Fishkill, New York to teach junior high school-aged campers an interactive advertising class, along with my coworkers Jamie Whitfield and Charae Warner from J. Walter Thompson New York. The class was part of Camp Mariah’s Career Awareness Program, a program that gives New York City adolescents career confidence and motivation from seventh grade up to ninth grade, or until college graduation. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson MEA’s 10 Trends for MENA 2015: Rise of the Incognito

J. Walter Thompson MEA is set to release its full 10 Trends for MENA 2015 report, authored by Mennah Ibrahim, Head of Brand Intelligence, J. Walter Thompson MEA, in September. With the release date on the horizon, Dana Al Kutoubi, Strategic Planning Director of J. Walter Thompson Saudi Arabia looks at one of the ten trends featured in the report: Rise of The Incognito. ...READ MORE
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J. Walter Thompson MEA’s 10 Trends for MENA 2015: Bil Arabi

J. Walter Thompson MEA is set to release its 10 Trends for MENA 2015 report, authored by Mennah Ibrahim, Head of Brand Intelligence, J. Walter Thompson MEA, in September. With the release date looming, Tarek Haddad, J. Walter Thompson Beirut's Business Development Director, touches on one of the ten trends featured in the report: Bil Arabi. ...READ MORE
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The Innovation Group Releases Cannes 2015 report

This year marked the 62nd Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. In many ways the event has started to sprawl into SXSW Interactive territory in terms of big name celebrities, bulging fragmented schedules, and uber-networking. ...READ MORE
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Lens on Creativity: Larry Fink

Spotlight: Larry Fink (Art Award 2015

Chances are if you’ve visited any of the major art museums in North America or Europe, you've seen Larry Fink's work. A professional photographer for more than 55 years, Fink has done and seen it all, and is still making waves in the industry. ...READ MORE