Tag Archives: JWT Shanghai

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

Meet the People: Talking creativity and Bruce Lee with Bill Chan, JWT Shanghai

Bill Chan is anything but new to the advertising game. After kicking off his career as a copywriter in Hong Kong, he has taken his talents across the country to Beijing and, currently, JWT Shanghai, where he is the Chief Creative Officer. He has won awards from Cannes, the CLIOs, One Show, LongXi, the HK4As, and more. He’s also worked with several big-name brands, such as Nike, Pepsi, Siemens and China Mobile. The icing on the cake? He remains as passionate about his work as he did on day one. When we asked him about what keeps him creative, his charming response was, "Ha! It definitely is destiny." ...READ MORE

Cannes Lions 2013 Recap

Each year at Cannes, agencies have the opportunity to showcase their best creative ideas. Talent from across our network spanning Dubai, San Juan, Shanghai, London, Brazil, Copenhagen, New York, Mexico City, Beijing and India brought home a total of 28 coveted Lions at Cannes 2013. A special congratulations goes out to two pioneering offices: JWT Cairo for their first Gold Lion and JWT Manila for bringing home the country's second Gold Lion. ...READ MORE

Dan Ingall Returns To China As Managing Director of JWT Shanghai

Appointed by JWT Asia Pacific CEO Tom Doctoroff, Dan Ingall has been named the new managing director of JWT Shanghai. Ingall joins from JWT London, where he served as the Global Business Director for Nokia over the past two years. Ingall replaces Eric Lee, who is leaving the agency with Executive Creative Director Elvis Chau in June to start a new venture. ...READ MORE

Worldmade in action: JWT Paris “High Five” connects new talent to global network

Each year, the Association for the Promotion of French Advertising (AACC) invites promising advertising students to visit agencies across France. Contributing to JWT's history of firsts, JWT Paris wanted to do more than just open the doors to its agency. Using JWT's Worldmade creative philosophy, JWT Paris decided to showcase the breadth of our network by creating High Five, the world's first global speed recruiting video operation. Through five minute video interviews with JWTers from five offices across five continents, High Five gave fifty students the opportunity to land one of five internships outside France. ...READ MORE

JWT’s Asia Pacific Network Honored With 20 Medals at ADFEST 2013

JWT’s medal haul at this year’s ADFEST is a true testament to the depth of the agency's network across Asia. A collective 20 metals were awarded to JWT Asia Pacific, including three Gold, ten Silver, and seven Bronze. JWT’s representation at ADFEST 2013 extended past its victories—Valerie Cheng, executive creative director at JWT Singapore, served as this year’s Jury President for the Interactive (Cyber) Lotus, and newly created category, Mobile Lotus. ...READ MORE