Category Archives: Awards

Congratulations to W+K Tokyo!

We don’t talk about awards much, but today we’d like to make an exception–because our Tokyo office has done something spectacular: their Nike Baseball spot “Pledge” has won the Grand Prix and Minister of Internal Affairs & Communications Award at the ACC awards.

We’re very proud of the hardworking, brilliant W+K Tokyo team. Congratulations on this huge honor!

Watch the winning spot (subtitles are available):

Creativity 2012 Agency of the Year

We’re honored to have been named Creativity’s 2012 Agency of the Year. Congratulations to everyone whose long hours, relentless dedication to telling stories, and passion for putting the work first have made this possible. Also, congrats are due to our Amsterdam office, who were named to the Agency A-List. We’re proud to be in such esteemed company.

Here’s to walking in stupid every day.

Jim Riswold Inducted Into the One Club 2013 Creative Hall of Fame

Last week, our own Jim Riswold was inducted into the One Club 2013 Creative Hall of Fame. Riswold is perhaps best known for his creation of the Mars Blackmon character, the “Bo Knows” campaign and for pairing Michael Jordan and Bugs Bunny. Today, he runs W+K12, the agency’s in-house advertising school.
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Global Interactive Executive Creative Director Iain Tait Inducted Into American Advertising Federation Hall of Achievement

Recently, Iain Tait, our global interactive executive creative director, was inducted into the American Advertising Federation Hall of Achievement, which “aims to “recognize young talented individuals who are reinventing the profession of advertising.” Check out Iain’s excellent acceptance speech on why he’s not an ad guy and see some photos from the event below.

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