WLN Japan International Women’s Day Events

On March 5th, WLN Japan hosted an International Women's Day Breakfast session. Over 130 staff attended across IPG agencies, with some selected clients and press. The purpose of the session was to update/reinforce awareness amongst our staff of our IPG WLN Japan activities, and secondly (but not to the least) to publicly announce the launch of our “TRUTH ABOUT GENDER IN JAPAN - Women and Men at Work” studies supported by WLN, which was amazingly conducted and lead by McCann Tokyo’s planning director Jun Matsumoto-san and the team consisting of members with diverse background incl a senior male planner from McCann Health.Read more

WLN Singapore Celebrates International Women's Day

Our Singapore #IWD2019 celebrations explored how we can #BalanceforBetter, whether at work, at home or just by being our authentic selves.

The event featured a mindfulness coach, who led participants through an exercise to demonstrate the power of mindfulness in enabling us to balance better.Read more

Stop Over-Apologizing and Other Tips to Become a Stronger Leader

Earlier this year we launched the St. Louis chapter of the IPG Women’s Leadership Network (WLN), which brings together the three St. Louis-based IPG agencies — Weber Shandwick St. Louis, New Honor Society, and Momentum St. Louis — to promote and redefine female leadership in our agencies and in our region.Read more


What Do Women Want?

On 1/31, armed with prosecco and homemade fudge (thanks, Lisa!), the Stamford WLN Chapter gathered with the purpose of finding out what our members would consider engaging content for the 2019 calendar year.Read more

WLN Japan Hosts Confidence Building Workshop by Culture Committee x Lean In Tokyo

The Confidence Building Workshop hosted by the Culture Committee in partnership with Lean In Tokyo was held on October 30, Friday. Over 30 members participated. The workshop was designed to enable participants to discover what makes their heart throb, become stronger and realize that it has nothing to do with the evaluation of others nor what they thought they were good at. Read more

WLN Japan Career Committee Hosted Mentoring Program Kick-Off Event

The first WLN Japan Mentoring Pilot Program Kickoff/Matching Session hosted by the Career Committee was held on Wednesday, October 24, from 9:30-11:00 at McCann Worldgroup Japan with 15+ mentors and mentees.Read more

WLN NYC Hosts Fall Mixer

To wrap up another successful year, the WLN NY co-chairs hosted 24 women for an evening of networking, recruiting, and complimentary headshots courtesy of our onsite photographer. The event served as a tool for existing members to discuss 2019 opportunities with the group as well as for the leadership team to introduce interested employees to the WLN mission and offerings. The overall feedback was positive, especially the complimentary headshots.

WLN Omaha Hosts Donation Drive for Heartland Family Services

The Omaha chapter hosted a donation drive to benefit Heartland Family Services, a local organization with a mission to strengthen individuals and families in the community through education, counseling, and support services.Read more

WLN DC Chapter Tours National Museum of Women in the Arts’ “Fierce Women” Exhibit

On October 17 the DC Chapter of the Women’s Leadership Network hosted a private tour of the National Museum of Women in the Arts’ “Fierce Women” exhibit. The tour showcased trailblazing women who succeeded throughout history despite social norms and pressures that discouraged them. A networking gathering followed the tour.

Yes We Cannes

On Thursday, September 13, WLN Singapore hosted an event to celebrate the best of The Cannes Festival of Creativity 2018 at IPG Mediabrands.

The event was centered on sharing key learnings from the 2018 Festival and showcasing some of the finalists from the Glass Lion category.