50 Francisco St., San Francisco, CA 94133
415/362-5018; fax: 415/362-5019
W2O Group provides integrated communications, business and technology services to diverse organizations in industries ranging from healthcare to consumer goods, entertainment, automotive, aviation and technology.
Employees: 651. Founded: 2001.
Agency Statement: Founded and led by CEO Jim Weiss in 2001, W2O is an independent network of complementary analytics and insights-driven digital marketing and communications firms focused on integrated business solutions for some of the world’s most innovative companies and products. The firm employs nearly 700 people in a dozen offices across the United States and in Europe. W2O employs proprietary analytics models, methodologies and approaches to design precise communications and marketing strategies, engagement and activation that delivers sustained business results.
W2O Group was named 2016 Midsize Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report, was ranked #1 in O’Dwyer’s ranking of Texas PR Firms and was ranked #18 in PR Week’s Global Agency Business Report in 2017. Chairman and CEO, Jim Weiss was named a “50 Forward” outstanding alumnus for Syracuse University in 2015. He was honored as a member of MM&M “Healthcare Influencer 50”, PR Week’s Global Power book list in 2017, PRWeek’s Powerlist in 2014, and was named in In2’s Top 25 Innovators list in 2014. President Bob Pearson was named to PR News’ all of Fame in 2015.
W2O’s network includes wcg, twist, pure, marketeching and sentient. For more information, please visit www.w2ogroup.com
Jim Weiss, chmn. & CEO; Bob Pearson, vice chmn. & chief innovation officer; Jennifer Gottlieb, chief client officer; Seth Duncan, chief analytics officer; Richard Neave, chief financial officer; Gary Grates, principal