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Rachel Pashley Explains Why Ads Should Stop Stereotyping

Rachel Pashley, Group Planning Head at J. Walter Thompson London, is taking a stand on the representation of women in advertisements. Pashley is determined to challenge the representation of women in ads to better portray the majority of female needs in this limited market. Her latest endeavor has been the J. Walter Thompson Company Female Tribes Initiative, which aims to capture global female insight in order to change the cultural conversation. City A.M. caught up with Rachel Pashley about the current state of women in the ad industry.   ...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

J. Walter Thompson and The New York Times Host Third Annual Women Focused Panel In Cannes

Tomorrow, Wednesday, June 22, J. Walter Thompson Company will co-host its third annual women’s panel in Cannes alongside The New York Times. ...READ MORE

Tamara Ingram’s Tips to Getting More Women in Creative Departments

On Wednesday, June 22, in Cannes, the 4A's and IPA will host "World Wise Women," a panel discussion about increasing female leadership in the industry's creative departments.

The panel consists of five hugely successful, creative and talented women, including J. Walter Thompson Company's CEO Tamara Ingram. Tamara will appear on the panel alongside Nancy Hill, President and CEO, 4A’s; Becky McOwen-Banks, Creative Director, FCB Inferno & Co-founder of Creative Equals; Kate Stanners, Global CCO, Saatchi & Saatchi; and Lauren Connolly, EVP, Executive Creative Director, BBDO New York. ...READ MORE

The Female Delusion and Female Capital

Female Tribes is a living study, conducted by J. Walter Thompson, about women around the world. Women have become the largest consumer category in the world and Female Tribes helps to unlock the true economic impact women have on business. ...READ MORE
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Thalia Mavros, Founder and Chief Executive at The Front – J. Walter Thompson Intelligence

Usually when you hear ‘by women,’ the next thing you hear is ‘for women,’ and that frustrates me. ...READ MORE

Lens on Creativity: The Lean In Collection

Spotlight: The Lean In Collection (Trustee Award) A picture is worth a thousand words. A picture that represents social change is worth even more. The Lean In Collection, launched in February 2014 by Sheryl Sandberg’s nonprofit LeanIn.Org and Getty Images, showcases more than 4,000 pictures that speak to the changing landscape of how women are portrayed in media. ...READ MORE

Meet the People: JWT Israel’s Hadas Liwer

Make no mistake – Hadas Liwer, the Chief Creative Officer at JWT Israel, is a woman to watch. From the moment she opened a design studio of her own at age 20, Hadas has been making strides in the world of advertising and currently stands as the only female CCO in Israel’s top 20 agencies. She says she “stumbled upon advertising,” but to us it looks like she glided right in. ...READ MORE

JWT Brazil spreads breast cancer awareness through graffiti intervention

Graffiti is the newest ally of A.C.Camargo Cancer Center and JWT Brazil in providing quality information about the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. To raise awareness, JWT Brazil used the city’s extensive graffiti art to spread an important message. In an “Outubro Rosa” (“Pink October”) intervention, paper was pasted over existing imagery of nude women to mimic a mastectomy, leaving behind a surgical scar. ...READ MORE