JWT India has retained the Nike account following a multi-agency pitch which saw the participation of Ogilvy & Mather, JWT and Weiden+Kennedy. The sportswear brand had called for a pitch two months ago.
Colvyn Harris, CEO, JWT India confirmed the news to Campaign India. He said, “We are very happy to retain the Nike account. We’ll continue to give our best to Nike, a brand that we all believe in.”
Last year, JWT India won various awards including Abbys and AME for the Nike Cricket commercial. Watch the commercial below:
JWT had won the account in 2005. The Nike account is being handled by JWT’s Bangalore office.