From 2D to 3D, Internal to client briefs, confectionery to DIY, and everything in between, Laura Bruce, graphic design intern at Momentum UK, wraps up her two week placement on a high.
In our Manchester office, Laura Bruce, Graphic Designer (for now), reflects on the first of a week of a two week work experience with Momentum UK.
The Drum writes on Jason Alan Snyder's elevation to the newly created role of Chief Technology Officer, NA
NEW YORK – MARCH 26, 2015 – Effective immediately, Jason Alan Snyder has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Technology Officer, North America for brand experience agency Momentum Worldwide. Previously SVP, Group Director, Creative Technology and Integrated Production, the new position will see Snyder leading all technology products and services that the agency creates for a client roster including American Express, Microsoft, Coca-Cola, United Airlines, U.S. Army, Mondelēz International, and more. Snyder is based in New York and reports to EVP, Regional Director of North America Donnalyn Smith.
BOGOTA – March 19, 2015 – Publicidad y Mercadeo (Advertising and Marketing) magazine, in partnership with Advertising Age, has named Momentum Colombia General Manager Geovanna Nassar to its annual list of “Women to Watch.” The Women to Watch list highlights women making significant contributions to marketing and advertising over the past year. Comprising 300 honorees, Nassar is one of 12 selected from Colombia.
Brand experience agency Momentum Worldwide announces the appointment of Matthew Gidley as the new Managing Director of the agency’s Chicago office.
Ad Age writes: "Momentum Worldwide, part of Interpublic's McCann Worldgroup, has named Omid Farhang its chief creative officer, the company said."
New York – THURSDAY, OCT 23 – Omid Farhang joins Momentum Worldwide, the world’s leading total brand experience agency, as Chief Creative Officer, North America. Farhang, who will join on November 10 and be based out of Momentum’s world headquarters in New York, will lead a creative department that spans across the U.S., driving cross-platform creativity and business results for the agency's full roster of clients.
In New York, with Creative Niche, we hosted a panel discussion on how technology is changing the face of the industry and how the changing industry will change the face of talent. Chief Creative Officer Jon Hamm joined with Natalie Lam (executive creative director, Razorfish), Ignacio Oreamuno (executive director, Art Directors Club) and Lisa Smith (creative director, Wolff Olins) in a lively discussion. Afterwards an interactive tour around our NY office showcased all that Momentum does.
Jacqueline Debien discusses on TalentZoo the importance of using one's social networks and how best to take advantage of them when looking for a job.
Our organizational development expert Jacqueline Debien writes on TalentZoo that it's imperative for job-seekers to look deeper into the companies they apply to, in order to find places that will make every day at work a happy one.
Jason Alan Snyder (VP, Director of Creative Technology, NA) is an inventor and technologist extraordinaire and was profiled in Digiday as the embodiment of the new agency creative.
We believe it's important to always be learning and improving our skills and our learning and development team, momo.edu, ensure that we're always getting better. Here is some advice from momo.edu on how conquer your nerves before a presentation.
You're a smart, talented, creative, interesting, adjective-laden person.
You want more than fetching coffee for someone or doing tasks that no one else wants to do.
You have a lot to offer and just need an opportunity to showcase everything you can do.
You believe that intern is not a synonym for "horrible grunt work."
You want to work with some of the marketing industry's best and most capable people.
You should be an intern with Momentum.
We give you real work and real responsibilities.
We'll provide you perspective on everything from creative to strategy to production to presentation.
We show you firsthand what takes a great idea (maybe yours) from lightbulb to reality.
We help you develop your skills and learn what it takes to be a part of a renowned agency.
We pay you.
Sounds good right? Click here to apply for a position with us as an intern.
Kevin Gosselin is a VP, Group Creative Director at our NY office and writes in Ad Age about the "5 Personality Types to Keep Off Interagency Teams" to foster better collaboration.
What's it like working at Momentum? It's like being at an awesome water park.
- Think raft rides featuring teams of talented folks working together
- Climbing high to conquer thrilling water slides and take daring risks
- Hitting up the wave pool to experience true give-and-take collaboration
- Taking in the lazy river and making an experience a lasting memory
And all without having to come home with a chlorine smell clinging to you.
Sound right to you? Come join us. Click here to see what positions we have open at our offices around the world.
Kicking off the 4A’s Transformation 2013 event in New Orleans, Momentum Chairman and CEO Chris Weil, who also serves as the 4A’s Chairman, hits on how advertising creates over 15% of the jobs in the US, the need to spark a new talent revolution bringing smart, creative people back to the industry and how to provide more value and relevance in everything from events to products.
Click the video below to hear his speech.
Putting our core value “Be Fearless” to the test, some of the gents from our London office took on the world’s toughest obstacle course, the Spartan Beast race as part of our MomoFit UK initiative.