Tag Archives: JWT

Martinez resigns from JWT, Tamara Ingram takes over

JWT CEO Gustavo Martinez has, indeed, been toasted – as we forecast two days ago. He’s resigned by “mutual agreement” and is succeeded by WPP chief client officer Tamara Ingram, a Brit who made her reputation at Saatchi & Saatchi ...

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New JWT boss Martinez in the dock over sexist claims

Ouch – here’s nasty one for JWT and owner WPP. Former JWT communications director Erin Johnson is filing a suit against the agency’s new boss, Argentine Gustavo Martinez, which includes allegations he made racial slurs and offered to “rape” her ...

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JWT offers ‘absolutely nothing’ for Kit Kat’s Christmas

Fed up with jolly – or dark and emotive – Christmas ads? Nestle and JWT London are offering what amounts to a Kit Kat radio ad on TV for jaded palates. Very brave, not least for forking out for TV ...

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JWT’s ITV 60th survey: people like ads more than ever

JWT has entered the lists of people mulling over 60 years of ITV and its mighty engine advertising – and has produced some rather startling ‘findings.’ Just over 1000 18+ adults were surveyed in September last year by JWT Intelligence ...

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WPP/JWT buy Aussie digital agency Webling

WPP is continuing its policy of making smaller acquisitions – getting on for 30 or so this year – by buying a majority stake in Australian digital agency Webling Interactive. The stake has been bought on behalf of JWT. Sydney-based ...

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