Tag Archive: JWT

Forget about “vroom vroom”

In the Netherlands a BMW is a car for men that love horsepower. So what if the car brand creates the i3, an electric car? First of all they create a car that looks like an electric car (read: a toy), but secondly they focus on what makes driving an electric car special; the acceleration… More.


A better world for our children

Together with Unicef ING sponsors educational projects for children around the globe. Hence this revolving globe that puts some of the projects in the spotlight. According to the press release the story was not just told in a special way (the revolving installation was physically built), but also in a sustainable way. Together with Pedri Animation… More.


Navarro and Soriano join JWT

David Navarro & Agustín Soriano JWT Amsterdam continues to expand and appointed David Navarro to Head of Design/Interactive Director and Agustín Soriano as Strategy Director. Navarro ran his own interactive digital shop Pixelinglife in his hometown Valencia for 11 years, before working as Design Director at Tribal DDB. At JWT, where he already worked as freelance Creative Director, he… More.


JWT appoints two senior teams as Creative Directors

​(fltr) Bert Kerkhof, Ivar van den Hove, Maarten Vrouwes and Friso Ludenhoff  Senior teams Bert Kerkhof and Ivar van den Hove and Maarten Vrouwes and Friso Ludenhoff were appointed Creative Directors at JWT Amsterdam. Both teams were behind prize winning work for several national and international brands in the past and will now report directly to Executive CD Bas Korsten. Korsten… More.


Reinhold and Van Ginkel join JWT

Senior creative team Thomas Reinhold (left) and Tibor van Ginkel make the switch from Selmore to JWT Amsterdam. The past year’s they worked on brands such as Skoda, KNGF, Intratuin, Amstel, ABN AMRO and Ohra and created award winning commercials for Bavaria featuring Hugh Hefner and Charlie Sheen. With this team JWT’s so called ‘Think’ floor continues to grow:… More.


Have a break have a Nexus 7

This film, turning a smile on our face, quite literally combines Android Kit Kat with having a break. For those of you who don’t know yet, Android has the playful tradition of linking each OS update to a sweet treat, such as Gingerbread, Eclair, and Cupcake. The newest 4.4 version is the first linked to… More.


Kerkhof and Van den Hove join JWT

Senior creatives Bert Kerkhof (right) and Ivar van den Hove (left) leave TBWA after 6 years to join JWT Amsterdam. The past years the duo has created award winning work for clients such as Heineken, Unox, McDonald’s, Albert Heijn, ABN AMRO and KPN. They will join JWT’s Think department (the agency has three departments: Think, Do, Make – Creation/Strategy,… More.


Special price

Banners that talk to you; we’ve seen that before. And banners that follow you (through ‘re-targeting’); we’ve seen them before too. But banners that talk to you and follow you might be a new thing. Fortunately they do so with a sense of humour. Street vendors try to sell you a fictional product – getting a little… More.

Ad of the Month

Striking flags

According to PEFC we’ve lost already half of the tropical forest in the world in little over a century. PEFC, a label that ensures wood to be sourced through sustainable management, asked JWT to draw some attention to this. Not just for Brazil, but also for other countries – that maybe once chose to represent… More.


Russian top-talent visits Dutch agencies

Apart from Putin, there was another group of Russians visiting Amsterdam this week; IKRa (their equivalent of the Swedish Hyper Island) – last year it was Barcelona, this year Amsterdam. The digital students were invited by MediaMonks to work on briefings and pitches for Red Urban, Achtung!, JWT Amsterdam, Energize and Woedend! The motivated team of talents are… More.


The Night Watch in 3D

We’ve really seen way too many flashmobs in the past years. But when the most important museum of Amsterdam, the Rijksmuseum, is about to re-open after having been closed for 10 years, you need to be somewhat lenient. Besides, the final shot, showing the Rijks’ most important piece, De Nachtwacht (Night Watch), as a tableau… More.