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J. Walter Thompson London’s Emilie Sheehan on Her Creative Solution to the Refugee Crisis

Earlier this year, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the IKEA Foundation launched the What Design Can Do Refugee Challenge, calling on the global creative community, across all disciplines, to come up with bold, innovative solutions that could improve the lives of refugees across Europe. ...READ MORE

More cowbell: J. Walter Thompson New York’s Paul Greco, Man Behind the Music on Madison Avenue

At J. Walter Thompson New York, Paul Greco, Director of Music and Radio, is the man behind the music. Since joining the agency in 2011, Greco has supervised sonic branding and multimedia production for some of the most enviable portfolios. ...READ MORE
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Jewell Donaldson Named 2016 “Bill Sharp Award” Recipient & Emely Perez Honored as MAIP Alum to Watch

Each year, the Bill Sharp Award recognizes excellence in marketing, advertising and media by presenting a financial scholarship to an up-and-coming industry leader.   ...READ MORE

Intern Spotlight Series: Nayantara Dutta, Innovations

This week’s Intern Spotlight Series features Nayantara Dutta, Innovations Intern at J. Walter Thompson New York.  Nayantara is a rising senior at Tufts University, studying Psychology with minors in Music and Communications. ...READ MORE
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“Pap Culture”: J. Walter Thompson Cape Town’s Nwabisa Mda and Bongeka Masango Discuss Their YouTube Success

J. Walter Thompson Cape Town’s Nwabisa Mda and Bongeka Masango are two of the three power players behind YouTube channel “Pap Culture.” The content-creation duo formed Pap Culture with fellow South African YouTuber Thembe Mahlaba. Together, they curated an entertainment platform that brings the authenticity of South African youth culture to the digital landscape. ...READ MORE

An Intern’s Perspective On Microsoft’s Hololens & “Mixed Reality”

MediaMonks, a creative digital production company, invited a group of J. Walter Thompson New York interns into its office to test the product. Riley Martin, Corporate Communications Intern, shares his experience with the "mixed reality" device. ...READ MORE