Category Archives: Featured

Dan Wieden Honored with Catalyst Award at 2011 Adcolor Awards

This week, our own Dan Wieden was honored with the Catalyst award at the 2011 Adcolor Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. Dan has always been committed to making the voice and people of advertising and specifically W+K more diverse. Our diversity and inclusion manager Porsha Monroe has shared some thoughts with us; check them out below.

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W+K Community & Mayor Sam Adams Celebrate First Thursday Portland Incubator Experiment (PIE) Ribbon-Cutting


Members of Wieden+Kennedy, the Portland tech community, Mayor Sam Adams and our friends and associates gathered together for last week’s First Thursday to celebrate the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the Portland Incubator Experiment (more commonly known as PIE), a collaborative center that partners leading brands with technology innovators to cultivate community, entrepreneurship and creative thinking.
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Musician & Comic Artist Daniel Johnston Concludes Space Ducks Art Show with Concert Performance in W+K Foyer

On Thursday, the month-long show of Daniel Johnston’s Space Ducks: An Infinite Comic Book of Musical Greatness concluded with a performance by the man himself. The event coincided with the relaunch of his site, http://hihowareyou.com, produced in partnership with W+K and WKE.
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Emmy Nominations

Remember what it was like to be picked first for kick ball in grade school? Yeah, we don’t either, but we imagine it’d be a feeling of excitement and gratitude. Well, we felt that twice today! Chrysler Born of Fire and Old Spice Questions both earned Emmy nominations for Outstanding Commercial of 2011. Thanks to those who contributed to the creative and put together some awesome Emmy-worthy work!