TBWA\Worldwide

New York, United States

Full Service

The Disruption® Company

TBWA is the Disruption® Company. Where ideas creatively solve business problems.

TBWA is a full-service marketing and communications network offering brand strategy, integrated communications, search and analytics, digital & interactive and branding & design.

TBWA is ranked as a top 10 worldwide advertising agency and has been recognized by Advertising Age as the “Best International Network of the Decade.” 

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GLOBAL CLIENTS

Philosophy & Competitive Advantages

We believe in the power of big disruptive ideas. Ideas that lead to campaigns that are noticed, talked about, and frequently become part of the popular culture. Ideas that find the core human truth that is at the heart of the brand and leverage it in a way that resonates with the audience. Ideas that drive the client's business and have lead to us winning nine Grand Effies in the past seventeen years.

Whether it's helping Apple challenge the world to "Think Different" or establishing leadership in a new category for Sony Playstation; or keeping the Absolut campaign fresh after 22 years. We are dedicated to creating fresh ideas that break through. We are dedicated to doing the kind of work that is difficult, if not impossible, to ignore.

Network Description

TBWA Worldwide (www.tbwa.com), Advertising Age magazine’s 2004 Global Agency Network of the Year, is one of the world’s fastest growing top ten agency networks. TBWA creates disruptive ideas for global clients, including Absolut, adidas, Apple, Beiersdorf, Häagen-Dazs, Henkel, Masterfoods, McDonald’s, Michelin, Nissan and Sony PlayStation. In 2005, TBWA has been recognized as the most awarded network at the Clio Awards and for the second year in a row, as the most awarded network at Cannes, The One Show and AdFest. TBWA has 239 offices in 75 countries, and approximately 8,300 employees worldwide.

Each agency in the network adheres to the founding principle that great creative and great results are not mutually exclusive, but critical partners in our dynamic, media-driven society. We have won more Grand Effies for advertising effectiveness than any other agency on the planet.

KEY
TALENT

Troy Ruhanen

Troy Ruhanen

President and CEO
Chris Garbutt

Chris Garbutt

Global Creative President
Nick Barham

Nick Barham

Global Chief Strategy Officer
Kyla Jacobs

Kyla Jacobs

Global Head of Business Development
Luke Eid

Luke Eid

President of TBWA\Digital Arts Network
Baker Lambert

Baker Lambert

Global Data Director
Erica Hoholick

Erica Hoholick

President, TBWA\Media Arts Lab
Erik Vervroegen

Erik Vervroegen

Global Head of Art
Anaka  Kobzev

Anaka Kobzev

Global Head of Communications
James Vincent

James Vincent

President, International
Joanne Lao

Joanne Lao

CEO, TBWA\Greater China
Erin Riley

Erin Riley

President, TBWA\Chiat\Day LA
Rob Schwartz

Rob Schwartz

CEO, TBWA\Chiat\Day NY
Nancy Reyes

Nancy Reyes

Managing Director, TBWA\Chiat\Day NY
Jill Nykoliation

Jill Nykoliation

President, TBWA\Juniper Park