Top agencies, schools and organisations in 20 cities around the world, including Mumbai, have signed up to host The One Club for Creativityâs Portfolio Night 14, happening globally on May 23. The Mumbai edition is hosted by Whyness Worldwide.
Recognised as the worldâs largest advertising portfolio review programme, Portfolio Night (http://portfolionight.com/14/) is a fast-paced evening of advice, networking and recruitment that takes place in numerous cities all across the globe on the same date to help the next generation of creative talent enter the industry.
Tickets are now available by city at http://portfolionight.com/14/cities/.
A highlight of the programme is Portfolio Night All-Stars, where each city host selects the one outstanding young creative in their market with the best portfolio. These All-Stars will be flown to New York from around the world later this year, courtesy of The One Club, to work as a team on a creative brief for a major global brand.
The cities that have accepted to host the Portfolio Nights include Amsterdam (hosted by ADCN), Atlanta (hosted by Edelman), Beijing (hosted by Serviceplan), Boston (hosted by Arnold Worldwide), Buenos Aires (hosted by El CĂrculo de Creativos Argentinos), Chicago (hosted by Chicago Portfolio School), Cleveland (hosted by Brokaw), Dubai (hosted by B&W Report), Hamburg (hosted by Jung von Matt), London (hosted by Wieden+Kennedy), Los Angeles (hosted by Sid Lee), Madrid (hosted by ZINK!), Mumbai (hosted by Whyness Worldwide), New York (hosted by Edelman), Perth (hosted by the Perth Advertising & Design Club), San Francisco (hosted by Edelman), SĂŁo Paulo (hosted by CP+B), Shanghai (hosted by Serviceplan), Stockholm (hosted by Perfect Fools) and Toronto (hosted by FCB Toronto).
Portfolio Night enables the best of the present, hundreds of renowned international creative directors, to meet and mentor the leaders of the future, thousands of aspiring young advertising creative, in industry hubs around the world.
âPortfolio Night is a unique global event that serves as a high-visibility opportunity for agencies to give back to the industry by guiding the earliest steps of future copywriters, art directors and technologists,â said Kevin Swanepoel, CEO, The One Club for Creativity. âHosts also benefit as Portfolio Night is a crucial tool for agencies in recruiting top young talent, provides agencies with recognition from local industry peers and gives them a place on the global stage as the ad world tunes in to this one-of-a-kind event.â
The One Club for Creativity (http://www.oneclub.org), producer of the prestigious One Show, ADC Annual Awards, Creative Week and Portfolio Night, is the world's foremost non-profit organisation recognising creative excellence in advertising and design. The ADC Annual Awards honours the best work across all disciplines, including advertising, interactive, design and motion. Creative Week takes place in New York City every May and is the preeminent festival celebrating the intersection of advertising and the arts.