Tag Archives: Wunderman Thompson

Wunderman Thompson gets EE’s ‘Network Envy’ on track

UK mobile network EE seems to be taking this ‘network envy’ thing seriously – we didn’t much like Kevin Bacon’s launch effort from Saatchi & Saatchi but here’s another, this time from Wunderman Thompson featuring “spoken word artist’ (aka poet) ...

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Wunderman Thompson UK wins task to update Hastings Direct insurance

WPP’s Wunderman Thompson has won Hastings Direct, a biggish UK insurance company, following a competitive pitch. Hastings is on Britain’s south coast and named after the seaside town, famously near to the Battle of Hastings (William the Conqueror and all ...

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Tamara Ingram quits WPP’s Wunderman Thompson

Tamara Ingram (below) is stepping down as global chair of Wunderman Thompson, after a long career including CEO roles at Saatchi & Saatchi and Grey before she took over at JWT following the Gustavo Martinez affair and prior to JWT’s ...

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WPP back on the buying trail with tech consultancy XumaK

WPP is back on the acquisition trail: Wunderman Thompson has bought Miami-based XumaK, termed a “premier marketing technology consultancy” specialising in “implementing performance-driven commerce solutions.” Clients have included Digicel and MetLife. Founded in 2004, XumaK is a relative minnow with ...

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HSBC rams home its island message – but what is it?

HSBC (Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank Corporation as was) has been telling us Brits that “we are not an island” for a while now, even though we clearly live on one. It’s back with a new Wunderman Thompson effort fronted ...

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Wunderman Thompson makes model debut for KitKat

KitKat has always been one of the JWT’s most famous clients, now owned by Nestle and, before that, the late lamented Rowntrees. But it isn’t JWT any more it’s Wunderman Thompson so it’s pretty important that the (fairly) newly-minted WPP ...

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Wunderman Thompson’s global debut for Duracell shows early promise

This is a big one for the (relatively) newly minted Wunderman Thompson, its debut global campaign for Duracell since winning the business back in April. Duracell, once in the P&G fold, is now owned by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway, which ...

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