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Success at the 2013-2014 Big Fat Yes Awards

Thanks to all that came to this month’s YES awards, it was a great night. JWT YES Awards is a monthly event that celebrates exceptional post and pre-graduate creative talent in the UK, offering the cream of the crop a stamp of approval and a foot in the door of the ad industry. ...READ MORE

Monsters meet their match

Who said monsters were scary? Maybe they are just as fun, lovable and human-like as we are… That's what Jordan Young, Art Director at JWT New York, thought when he started his personal tumblr project Matching Monsters—an illustrative blog that captures the monsters counterparts in all of us. With the claim "there's a monster out there for everyone, sometimes you just need help seeing it," Jordan brings to life the monster twins in submitted photos, and the results are great (check out the sleepy line chef, our personal favorite, for starters). Even Laughing Squid and Mashable are fans of the site, and now hundreds of people around the world are too, spawning a spike in traffic since the project's launch on January 1st. We sat down with Jordan to get the scoop on Matching Monsters, the story behind it, and how it's taken off: ...READ MORE

Talking glasses with Woody Batts

Glasses may primarily exist to correct vision or shield you from the sun, but it’s no secret that they can serve as a bold accessory. Woody Batts, an Associate Creative Director at JWT New York, is well-versed in the power of frames - when you meet him, your eyes are drawn straight to the ones he has on. Bold, sharp and utterly one-of-a-kind, Woody’s self-designed glasses make quite the statement. ...READ MORE

Meet the People: JWT Israel’s Hadas Liwer

Make no mistake – Hadas Liwer, the Chief Creative Officer at JWT Israel, is a woman to watch. From the moment she opened a design studio of her own at age 20, Hadas has been making strides in the world of advertising and currently stands as the only female CCO in Israel’s top 20 agencies. She says she “stumbled upon advertising,” but to us it looks like she glided right in. ...READ MORE

Meet the People: Millicent Malcolm

"A word to all creatives — be nice to Millicent, because one day (in the not too distant future) she could very well be your boss,” says Richard Muntz, Executive Creative Director at JWT Melbourne. He may very well be right. Millicent Malcolm, a copywriter at JWT Melbourne, is one to watch in the ad world, having recently picked up a Yellow Pencil at the D&AD Student Awards in London for her work on “Come Home Droga.” ...READ MORE

Summer Intern Series: The start of something new

In New York City, summer is synonymous with heat, humidity, and sun; at JWT, this season means interns, and plenty of them! This year, JWT New York is providing a record number of internships to students from the U.S. and abroad. Although “intern” is their title, for the next 10 weeks these aspiring professionals will experience what it’s like to be a full-time employee in their respective departments across the agency. In the first installment of Summer Intern Series 2013, we get a glimpse into the life of Jason Langer, Print Production and Art Buying Intern, Lucie Fink, Creative/Branded Content and Entertainment Intern, and Carl Nightingale, Planning Intern. Over the course of this summer, these three talented individuals will share what they’ve learned and talk about life as an intern at our flagship office. ...READ MORE

JWT Spain and Corona Extra Ace Tennis Campaign

JWT Spain worked with Corona Extra, an ATP World Tour partner, to create a tribute to tennis that will make followers of the sport gawk with amazement. With the help of web development studio Espada y Santa Cruz, JWT Spain engineered Corona Perspectives, an interactive website that provides a 3D rendering of tennis ball trajectories during three ATP World Tour matches in 2011. ...READ MORE