Tag Archives: JWT

Campari goes long with Clive Owen for ‘Killer Red’

Here’s trusty Clive Owen (the ‘driver” in BMW’s short films) turning up in yet another long ad/short film, this time for Campari courtesy of JWT Milan. Does Clive make proper films any more? Suppose there’s less time on set doing ...

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Philadelphia abandons JWT for Karmarama

Mondelez-owned Philadelphia is going on another of its periodic holidays from J. Walter Thompson, choosing Karmarama as its new European agency in a pitch also involving Anomaly and Havas. Philadelphia moved to BBH in 2013 for just a year and ...

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Digital whizz Peon replaces Ramsey as JWT ECD

The digitisation of London creative agencies continues apace with Lucas Peon (below), one-time CCO at WPP digital network Possible, replacing nine-year Veteran Russell Ramsey as ECD of J. Walter Thompson. Peon joined JWT as digital creative director last year. Ramsey, ...

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JWT finds a roar for new WWF save tigers campaign

Here’s a compelling ad from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) by JWT London for its #ProtectTigers campaign. You do suspect that these things, like Sky’s ‘Snow Leopards’ promotion, are lost causes But let’s hope not. Do you know they used ...

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JWT’s “put me in a box” says Johnson as l’affaire Martinez rumbles on

They still don’t seem to be happy bunnies at JWT New York despite chief communications officer Erin Johnson’s return to work and the replacement of macho global CCO Gustavo Martinez by the supposedly nicer Brit Tamara Ingram. The rather large ...

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People get their politics from brands according to JWT

It’s no doubt lazy to say that social media et al. is making idiots of us all. Trouble is it seems to be true. A new report from J. Walter Thompson’s Innovation Group called The Political Consumer claims that consumers ...

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Erin Johnson returns to JWT despite Martinez lawsuit

JWT chief communications officer Erin Johnson, who’s suing JWT over former global CEO Gustavo Martinez’s allegedly sexist and racist behaviour, is returning to work. Which should make for some interesting communications. New JWT CEO Tamara Ingram said in a memo: ...

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Why is a small campaign for Oxo such big news?

Much excitement in the tabloids over a new incarnation of the Oxo family, now the property of Premier Foods. Isn’t Gogglebox a boon to the ad industry? Now you can put families on sofas again. But, being Oxo, it’s round ...

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