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Intern Spotlight Series: John Coates

This June,  J. Walter Thompson New York welcomed 24 students to its Summer 2016 intern program. They have since been hard at work - gaining insight from some industry veterans and hands-on experience in the world of advertising. The J. Walter Thompson Intern Spotlight Series provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the talented interns who are helping the agency across all departments – each bringing excitement, innovation and a fresh perspective to the office. ...READ MORE
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Cannes Lions 2016: “The Future of Brands” with Unilever’s Keith Weed

CMO says consumers engage brands that challenge stereotypes and address issues of environmental and social responsibility.  ...READ MORE
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Cannes Contenders 2016: Week 4

Marking our halfway point in this year’s Cannes Contenders series, here are six pieces of work from our offices in New York, London, Bangkok, Puerto Rico, Brazil and Cairo. ...READ MORE
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Cannes Contenders 2016: Week 3

Almost halfway through our Cannes Contenders 2016 series, here’s another batch of great work from our offices in Sydney, Brazil, London, Cape Town, New York and Frankfurt. ...READ MORE

J. Walter Thompson London’s James Whitehead Talks Gender Diversity

In July 2015, The Drum kicked off its “Token Man” series, an initiative from Creative Social founder Daniele Fiandaca through which female powerhouses in the marketing industry interview their male counterparts about gender inequality and diversity in adworld. This month, timed exactly for International Women’s Day, J. Walter Thompson London’s Executive Partner James Whitehead, sat for his own “Token Man” interview, conducted by Cheil Worldwide ECD  Caitlin Ryan ...READ MORE
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#CuriositySessions: Leticia Trindade


Q – What are you curious about? Things that make me feel happy awaken my curiosity. I like to learn about how to live better. I think living energetically is contagious and being able to share your own curiosity and inspiration with others makes for a fun and interesting experience for everyone. The topics that I am most curious about right now are travel, nutrition and internal communication, one of my fields of work. ...READ MORE
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Lens on Creativity: Question Bridge, Black Males

Spotlight: Question Bridge: Black Males (New Media Award 2015)

 What is the power of a question? How could a question change the world? Who are you? What is your purpose in life? What does it mean to you to be a black man? These are only some of the many questions posed by the innovative transmedia art project Question Bridge: Black Males, a project pioneered by Chris Johnson, Hank Willis Thomas, Bayeté Ross Smith, Kamal Sinclair and Jesse Williams. ...READ MORE