We are Atlanta's JWT office -- not the largest JWT agency in the network, but a very close-knit, familial one. We work hard and form strong bonds while doing so, and take pride in our accomplishments and learn from our failures. We also like a good party.
What are the top three interesting facts about or things to do in your host agency's city?
- Atlanta is the home to Martin Luther King. It's of major historical significance to Civil Rights.
- It's the home to three major sports team, not to mention An incoming Professional Soccer team, Atlanta United.
- Atlanta is a fabulous restaurant town.
Top 3 Interesting Facts a #MAIP2017 Fellow Won't Find on the Agency's Website?
- Both David Bowie and Julie Christie worked at J. Walter Thompson (the London agency, though).
- J. Walter Thompson (the agency, not the man) invented the grilled cheese sandwich as a way to sell more (Kraft) cheese.
- J. Walter Thompson hired the first female copywriter.