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Gene Willis
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I am not a tall man, but I'm also not a fat man, even though I like Southern food, a lot. How did I get here? In 2004, I was almost done getting my MBA, (see: depletion of bank account) and having worked previously with agencies in San Francisco, there was no interest in graduating only to return to advertising unless it was with a place like W+K. My old colleague Mark Fitzloff asked me to pop in, and when I did, he said, "dude, if you have the chance to work here, take it. You won’t regret it." He was right, and more than 8 years later, with four of those years being in the Amsterdam office, this is the best place I've ever worked.
I am not a tall man, but I'm also not a fat man, even though I like Southern food, a lot. How did I get here? In 2004, I was almost done getting my MBA, (see: depletion of bank account) and having worked previously with agencies in San Francisco, there was no interest in graduating only to return to advertising unless it was with a place like W+K. My ...
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W+K Work
Nokia
Nokia E7 Smartphone
March 28, 2011
Success is what you make it. It is no longer just about your latest car, your new house or the amount of money you earn. It is more personal and human than that. It is about looking at life from a different ...
 
Coca-Cola
Open Happiness
February 08, 2011
Two Open Happiness spots for Coca-Cola aired during the 2011 Super Bowl. Coke "Border" tells the story of two soldiers from rival nations who are able to put aside their differences and for the ...
 
Nike
Write The Future
May 22, 2010
The mood of a nation. The decline of a would-be hero. Fame. Infamy. The possible futures of the world’s top footballers are played out in epic fashion. All hang in the balance. Only the moments on the ...
 
Nike
Nike Bleed Orange
March 04, 2010
Dutch National Team- BLEED ORANGE
W+K Amsterdam created an integrated campaign for the Nike Dutch National Team (DNT) kicking-off with the Dam Square ‘Bezet’ Tape Attack and continuing with the ‘Bleed ...
 
Nike
Make The Difference
September 01, 2009
This campaign, featuring football heroes Rooney, Ribery and Arshavim, gets under the skin of football and finds out what makes the top players tick. It explores the ability these players have to make ...
 
 
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Bluegrass mandolin
I suck, but it's still fun to try and play.