July 24, 2014 1:18 AM ET

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Company Overview of J. Walter Thompson Company, Inc.

Company Overview

J. Walter Thompson Company, Inc. offers advertising services in the United States. The company also operates as a services network in the Asia pacific, the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Latin America, and North America. The company was founded in 1864 and is based in New York, New York. J. Walter Thompson Company, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of WPP plc.

466 Lexington Avenue

New York, NY 10017

United States

Founded in 1864

Phone:

212-210-7000

Fax:

212-210-7299

Key Executives for J. Walter Thompson Company, Inc.

Worldwide Chairman and Worldwide Chief Executive Officer
Global President
Age: 50
Worldwide Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Chief Executive of J Walter Thompson India and Director
Chief Executive Officer of Europe
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

J. Walter Thompson Company, Inc. Key Developments

Naturals Appoint JWT as its New Creative Agency

Naturals has appointed JWT as its new creative agency. JWT will handle Naturals' marketing campaigns across TV, print and online. The social media campaigns will also be managed by JWT's digital arm.

JWT Appoints Abdelsalam as Executive Creative Director in Cairo

JWT, has appointed Abdelsalam as Executive Creative Director in Cairo. Abdelsalam brings 10 years of experience in the creative field and numerous creative accolades to his partnership with Mohammed Sabry, JWT Cairo's Managing Director. He will report in to Ramsey Naja, Chief Creative Officer, JWT MEA. Prior to joining JWT, Abdelsalam managed the Coca-Cola portfolio as ECD at FP7 in Cairo, for four years, handling it at both regional and local levels.

JWT Names Greg Shuler as Chief Talent Officer for the MENA Region

JWT has appointed Greg Shuler as chief talent officer for the MENA region. Based in Dubai, Shuler will report in to Vatche Keverian, JWT MENA's CEO. Shuler joins from SapientNitro where he has managed the full HR remit for its European business and was instrumental in building the company culture in Europe as well as leading due diligence and acquisition work from a people perspective in the region since 2008. Prior to SapientNitro Shuler worked at Xchanging, in its technology business (which went public in early 2007) in the company's talent and HR team.

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