Category: People


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

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

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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Creative Summer Intern at J. Walter Thompson Cairo Shares Her Experience

Salma Selim has been interning in Creative department at J. Walter Thompson Cairo this summer. When she returns to school, Salma will continue pursuing a Bachelor in Graphic Design at École de Communication Visuelle in Paris.

Mad Men, Chewbacca & Interns

Yesterday, the NYC summer interns braved the torrential rain for a special field trip to the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria. #Squad. Admittedly, we weren’t exactly sure what we would be walking into but we jumped at the chance to get an afternoon, though a rainy one, out of the office. ...READ MORE
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HLR Scholarship Winner Nadia Izazi Visits J. Walter Thompson New York

Last week Nadia Izazi, the North American winner of the Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship (HLR) visited the global headquarters of J. Walter Thompson in New York. ...READ MORE