Category: People

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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
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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
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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
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J. Walter Thompson Cape Town Teams Up With FoodBank SA for Mandela Day Initiative

International Nelson Mandela Day encourages the people of South Africa and the world to take time out of their day to do good for others. In celebration of the holiday, J. Walter Thompson South Africa teamed up with FoodBank SA to package food for those less fortune around the country.

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