Tag Archives: leadership

Tony Pigott retires from JWT Canada

This month, Tony Pigott, former CEO of JWT Canada, will retire as the Global CEO of JWT Ethos and non-executive Chairman of JWT Canada. After 34 stellar years with JWT, Tony is now going to focus on his social enterprise venture, the Brandaid Project. We are sad to see him go, but wish him the best of luck on his exciting new journey. ...READ MORE

Leadership changes in JWT Brazil

Exciting news out of JWT Brazil; Stefano Zunino has been given the global role of Head of Digital Worldwide as Ezra Geld becomes the new CEO of JWT Brazil, reporting to Stefano. Stefano retains his title as Chairman and CEO of JWT Brazil Group, which is comprised of JWT, CASA, i-Cherry and Mutato. Hailing from a diverse background of experience, from media to account to digital, the two will each play an integral part as JWT Brazil continues its rapid growth and creative excellence.  ...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

Welcome High Potentials, Class of 2013 to New York!

This morning, the High Potentials, Class of 2013 arrived in the New York office for their Leadership Training Session. The program, which is also known as the HiP Club, is comprised of JWT talent from a variety of countries, offices and disciplines. Now in its tenth year, the program aims to recognize, reward, train and develop the “rising stars” and future leaders of JWT. ...READ MORE

Valerie Cheng Promoted to CCO, Jun Fukawa Takes on Global Unilever and Nestle Roles

Today, JWT Singapore's CEO Frank Bauer made the exciting announcement that the agency's award-winning executive creative director, Valerie Cheng, would be promoted to the role of Chief Creative Officer. In addition, Jun Fukawa will say goodbye to Singapore, moving to JWT London to assume the role of global ECD for Unilever and Nestle.  ...READ MORE

Meet the People: “Chief” Hironobu Kitajima, Managing Director of JWT Japan

Today, JWT Asia Pacific CEO Tom Doctoroff announced the promotion of Hironobu Kitajima to the role of Managing Director of JWT Japan. Known by both colleagues and clients as “Chief,” Kitajima is known for being an avid golfer and passionate sports fan. His competitive spirit coupled with his coach-like, motivational "go" mentality are infectious qualities that define his style of leadership.  ...READ MORE

Brent Choi Joins JWT Canada as Chief Creative and Integration Officer

Brent Choi, the former Chief Creative Officer at Cundari, will be joining the JWT Canada team in a new position as Chief Creative and Integration Officer. The announcement came today, with enthusiasm from Canada and North American leadership about Brent’s new role in driving the creative vision and digital integration for Canada. ...READ MORE

JWT APAC announces regional executive management committee

JWT Asia Pacific made several exciting announcements today including the formation of a new regional executive management committee and several key promotions to help drive business development and creative direction in the fast-growing region. ...READ MORE