Basic Info

Core Competencies: Digital, Mobile, Social Media, Marketing/Creative Services, Shopper Marketing/Point of Sale/Sales promotion, Experiential, Branded Content/Entertainment, Market Research/Consulting, Corporate Communication, Strategy and Planning

Founded in: 1864

Network:

Holding: WPP Group Plc (London, United Kingdom)

Employees: 460

Awards: 357

Creative Work: 130

Clients: 14


Contact Information

1 Knightsbridge Green
London SW1X 7NX
United Kingdom
Website:

James Whitehead

James Whitehead

Executive Partner
Core Competencies: Digital, Mobile, Social Media, Marketing/Creative Services, Shopper Marketing/Point of Sale/Sales promotion, Experiential, Branded Content/Entertainment, Market Research/Consulting, Corporate Communication, Strategy and Planning

Founded in: 1864

Network:

Holding: WPP Group Plc (London, United Kingdom)

Employees: 460

Awards: 357

Creative Work: 130

Clients: 14

J. Walter Thompson London

1 Knightsbridge Green
London SW1X 7NX
United Kingdom
Website:
James Whitehead

James Whitehead

Executive Partner

About J. Walter Thompson London

J. Walter Thompson London is a full-service agency that provides its clients with strategic direction and creative communications along the path to purchase, from driving awareness through TV and digital to engagement via in-store, social media and branded content. This is supported by our 24/7 in-house production studio which allows us to produce work in a fast and cost effective manner.

Languages

English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese

Philosophy & Competitive Advantages

Humble. Hungry. Modern.

Being over 150 years old means we understand exactly what it takes to stay relevant and meaningful for brands and talent. Even though we invented grilled cheese and employed the first female copywriter, we must always be thinking about what’s next.
To pioneer brands toward creative, innovative and world-changing ideas, we must have the courage to break new ground, to challenge ourselves and our clients to improve.
We do this by reflecting the communities in which we live, by placing curious people with different backgrounds and skill-sets in a collaborative environment.

200+ Offices

90+ Countries

· Cannes – 7th Most Awarded Network - 80 Lions
· Cannes – JWT LATAM Network of the Year
· Cannes - Innovation agency of the year – JWT Amsterdam
· Clios – 6th Most Awarded Network
· Clios – Healthcare Network of the Year
· Cyber Lions – JWT New York ranked 5th globally
· D&AD Impact – Won 7 pencils
· Dubai Lynx – JWT MEA Network of the Year
· Spikes – 5th Most Awarded Network - 27 medals
· AOYA - India Creative Agency of the Year - Bronze 

Network Description

J. Walter Thompson London is publicly held. JWT U.S.A. Inc., is owned by WPP Group Plc. 

Featured Work

See more 

Clients

See more 

Brand: WWF-UK’s tiger

Category: Preservation of Monuments, Parks & Wildlife

Brand: Blue Dragon, Patak's

Category: Food

Brand: De Beers

Category: Jewelry

Brand: Debenhams

Category: Apparel, Fashion & Footwear

Brand: First Direct, HSBC

Category: Banking & Financial Services, Investments, Stock Brokers

Brand: Kimberly-Clark

Category: Hygiene & Personal Care Products

Local Representation

We've unveiled a new management structure designed to help deliver the agency’s integrated offering. The line-up comprises Management Partners, Integrated Partners and Creative Partners, who all report to the Executive Partners Joseph Petyan, James Whitehead and Russell Ramsey.

Danielle Bassil, in the newly created role of Head of Integrated Operations, will work alongside Neil Godber, Head of Planning, Carmen Bekker, European Marketing Director and Business Leader and Cathy Little, Co-Director of Talent who have all been promoted to Management Partners. 

Trade Organizations

Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA)
Marketing Society (MS)
Oystercatchers Club