Thursday, August 28, 2014
Tata Appoints JWT as Creative Agency for Global Brand Campaign
(BUSINESS WIRE) Tata Sons Limited, the principal investment holding company of the Tata group, has appointed JWT as the creative agency for its global brand campaign. The campaign will seek to present three core messaging corridors about the Tata brand – Tata is global, Tata is trustworthy and Tata is a good corporate citizen.
"This is an extraordinary time for the Tata brand," said Gustavo Martinez, Global President, JWT (and 2015 incoming Chairman and CEO). "This is one of the great corporate stories that deserves to be better known and understood across the globe. We look forward to harnessing JWT's expertise to make sure that global markets recognize the extremely successful values-driven organization that the Tata brand represents."
Commenting on the appointment, Dr. Mukund Rajan, Brand Custodian and member of the Group Executive Council for Tata Sons Limited, said, "We are delighted to be entering into this partnership with JWT, which has a proud history spanning 15 decades of creative success. As Tata continues its journey toward becoming one of the most admired corporate and employer brands in the world, we look forward to the support of the most credible and globally respected partners.”
The account was awarded in a pitch process that attracted some of the best-known and largest agencies in the world. JWT's London, New York and Mumbai offices worked together to win the pitch.
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