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PWA Virtual Career Talk: Wieden+Kennedy
November 12 | 2:05 pm - 2:50 pm
Interested in working in a creative industry? Join us for a virtual career talk with Wieden+Kennedy!
Get a glimpse of what it's like to work at Portland-based Wieden+Kennedy, one of the world's top advertising agencies. Our guests will share about creating original content and adapting to changes in the workplace. In this industry, resilience and creativity are key! Hear from several W+K professionals including Anthony Williams (above) about what it's like to work in the creative industry and how they got started.
More about Wieden+Kennedy: W+K is a global advertising giant with headquarters in Northwest Portland. Its clients include Nike, Old Spice, IKEA, McDonald's and many other leading brands. Employees include art directors, writers, project managers, media planners, producers, designers (visual, motion, UX/UI), strategists, engineers and account executives. Famous campaigns include "Dream Crazy" with Colin Kaepernick.
Duration: About 45 min. (Will start at 2:05 pm.)
Eligibility: Open to high school students from PWA's partner districts. Others are welcome when space permits.
How to join: Register using a non-school email. (Some school servers block confirmation emails from outside addresses such as Zoom or PWA.) Copy the participation link and put it in your calendar. Watch your non-school email for a reminder. If the event is starting shortly and you can't find your link, just re-register to get a new one. No downloads needed -- you can join from your browser.