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Android launches a sweet new OS with Nestlé KitKat

In a surprise move, Google announced yesterday an exciting partnership with Nestlé, naming the anticipated new Android mobile OS 'Kit Kat' in honor of their developers' favorite treat. To celebrate the launch, JWT London created a playful parody campaign for the new "Android KitKat." JWT revamped the website for the beloved chocolate-covered wafer to feature KITKAT 4.4—the most advanced chocolatey product yet!  ...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

JWT chosen to reignite Nokia brand

Mobile phone giant Nokia has set out to reinvent its global brand image and reclaim itself a market leader. Embracing its position as a challenger brand, Nokia is looking to a new marketing strategy and has awarded global creative duties for the overall Nokia brand to JWT. By leveraging the agency's global network, JWT will increase Nokia's presence in domestic and international markets. This expanded scope of work is a great win for JWT, who has been doing creative work for Nokia since 2007. ...READ MORE

Anne-Cécile Tauleigne joins JWT Paris as Executive Creative Director

We’re sharing exciting news out of our JWT Paris office today. Applauded creative Anne-Cécile Tauleigne has joined JWT Paris as their newest Executive Creative Director. Previously a creative director from Saatchi & Saatchi+Duke in Paris, Anne-Cécile adds to the new creative vision for the agency and will be part of the JWT Paris’ executive committee alongside CEO of JWT Paris Claude Chaffiotte and managing directors Anne Doizy, Alain Laurent and Rodolphe Mignot. ...READ MORE

JWT taps Peter Sherman as CEO of JWT’s flagship New York office

Today we welcome Peter Sherman as newly appointed CEO of JWT New York. Formerly Executive Vice President, Managing Director of BBDO Europe, Peter is a truly WORLDMADE executive with an impressive background in the U.S. and abroad. In his new role, Peter will work closely with David Eastman, CEO of JWT North America.  ...READ MORE

Creative duo Emmanuel Lallevé and Florent Imbert join JWT New York as Executive Creative Directors

Today JWT New York welcomed two new Executive Creative Directors to the team. Enter, Emmanuel Lallevé and Florent Imbert. Well known for the outstanding Cartier "L'Odyssee" campaign that amazed people around the world, this creative duo will add to the agency's growing roster of impressive talent ...READ MORE

JWT and LinkedIn announce exclusive media partnership to host Worldmakers on LinkedIn’s Influencer platform

Worldmakers returns today with its third installement, partnered with LinkedIn's Influencer program and featuring new guests and new insights. Through an exclusive media partnership, Worldmakers will be hosted entirely on the LinkedIn Influencer page of JWT Worldwide Chairman and CEO Bob Jeffrey–making it the first original video series to air exclusively on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network on the internet. The series makes its LinkedIn debut with award-winning celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson, who shares his thoughts on innovation in the food industry and the customer feedback loop. ...READ MORE

JWT appointed to global agency roster for Carlsberg Group

JWT has won a place on the global advertising roster for brewing and beverage company Carlsberg Group. Following a competitive pitch, JWT joins a handful of other agencies including Saatchi & Saatchi, Fold7 and Santo. As part of the global roster, JWT will be able to pitch for brands from Carlsberg Group's wide portfolio that spans the regions of Northern and Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Asia.  ...READ MORE

JWT Canada announces appointment of creative talent Ryan Spelliscy and Carolyn Bingham

Today JWT Canada announced two new exciting hires for the executive creative team tapping Ryan Spelliscy as Senior Vice President, Creative Director and Carolyn Bingham as the newly created role of Vice President, Creative Operations. They mark the first major hires by Brent Choi, Chief Creative and Integration Officer, since his appointment in January. ...READ MORE