J. Walter Thompson

  1. EMI Appoints Senior HR VP

    April 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wolk most recently with a global ad group. Seth Wolk has been appointed senior VP of human resources for EMI Music North America. Wolk will be based in New York and will report to EMI Music North America COO Ivan Gavin. Wolk joins EMI after spendi ...

  2. Sony BMG Names Communications Chief

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Shields joins from J. Walter Thompson. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named Cory Shields as senior VP of communications. He replaces Keith Estabrook, who has exited. Shields joins the company from advertising agency J. Walter Thompson, where he ...

  3. This Week's Players & Practices

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The latest dream makers and deal breakers for this week. - J. Walter Thompson has launched a new branded-entertainment practice. The group, Amplify , results from a merger of JWT's Brand Entertainment Group and Hill & Knowlton's Show ...

  4. Indecency Fines Set To Escalate

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT WASHINGTON--Word on the Hill is that indecency fines are set to shoot through the roof soon. With public grousing and election-year politicking guiding Federal Communications Commission thinking, the Immediatek To Buy DiscLive Clear Channel Trial ...

  5. Vets Lory, Schwartz Join IconEntertainment@JWT

    January 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Music-business veterans Dave Lory and Joanne Schwartz have joined IconEntertainment@JWT, the entertainment division of advertising agency J. Walter Thompson, Billboard.biz has learned. Music-business veterans Dave Lory and Joanne Schwartz have joi ...