Tag Archives: JWT New York

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

The Business of Fashion: Shereen Daver’s WALK BY DAVER

Global Business Director by day, fashion designer at night, Shereen Daver has made a successful career for herself in the advertising industry and now is taking on the fashion world. Her line DAVER, which was launched in 2013, integrates her passion for European luxury shoes with her love for style, British flair, and her Persian roots. With Fashion Week just days away, Shereen is unveiling her latest Spring collection to the world from Feb. 4-9 at WALK BY DAVER, her first pop up store in Manhattan. We sat down with Shereen to hear the latest scoop on her fashion line, her inspiration and what's in store next for DAVER: ...READ MORE

Get a Diet Reality Check from Lean Cuisine

When it comes to food we grown-ups have plenty of hang-ups, baggage and issues. But you know who doesn’t? Children. So who better to hold up a mirror to our ridiculousness than our kids? They speak candidly and their insights are genuine, insightful and often humorous. Which makes them the perfect people to remind us that it might be time to re-evaluate our thoughts on diets. ...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

JWT New York interns spread “I Will Listen” on college campuses

Earlier this year, JWT Ethos collaborated with the National Alliance on Mental Illness in New York to launch “I Will Listen,” a campaign battling the negative stigma attached to mental illness. This campaign relies heavily on its participants; the more people who pledge to listen, the stronger the message. JWT New York encouraged its summer interns to spread the word, and two in particular did a remarkable job of bringing “I Will Listen” to their college campuses and blogging about their experiences. ...READ MORE

JWT recognized in Ad Age 2013 Awards Report

The Ad Age 2013 Awards Report highlights this year’s most creatively celebrated advertisers, agencies, campaigns, creatives, production companies, directors and more. The report is based off results from the industry’s nine most prestigious global award shows, including Art Directors Club, Association of Independent Commercial Producers, The Andy Awards, The Cannes International Festival of Creativity, The Clios, D&AD, The One Show, The Webby Awards and The Festival of Media. Having produced some outstanding work this year, JWT Puerto Rico, JWT New York and JWT Shanghai have all been recognized by Ad Age! ...READ MORE

JWT wins at London International Awards 2013

JWT’s global strengths were highlighted once more at this year’s London International Awards, which announced winners on Monday. JWT San Juan, JWT Cairo, and JWT Mumbai all took home Gold for their excellent work this year, while JWT Singapore, JWT New York and JWT Toronto earned Silver for their work. Congratulations to the award-winning teams! ...READ MORE