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McCann Worldgroup Overview

New York, NY
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Advertising & Marketing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
McCann Worldgroup operations are united across 100+ countries by a single mission: to help brands play a meaningful role in people’s lives. By developing a deep strategic understanding of our clients’ businesses and their consumers, we create evocative and ... Read more

Mission: To help brands play a meaningful role in people’s lives.

McCann Worldgroup – Why Work With Us?

At McCann Worldgroup our goal for talent is to unleash the creative power of every employee. We achieve this by nurturing an inclusive environment where creativity is cultivated and great ideas are celebrated. When joining McCann Worldgroup - and any of its agencies – you will be guided by a set of core values that encourage generosity in collaboration, integrity in all of our relationships, and the championship of bravery in innovation and new ideas. These values define how we work together every day to create game-changing work.

Our teams are also focused on helping you to bring your best self to work each day. We believe that everyone should have a great manager and meaningful work experiences, and continuously strive to connect people to the right career opportunities at the right time. At McCann Worldgroup, you will enjoy leading-edge training, alternative work arrangements, work-life perks, and the opportunity to move around our global organization.  

We take our personal responsibility to the world seriously. Whether it be through the clients we work with or in serving the local communities in which we operate, we believe that we have a duty to contribute and champion good citizenry.

But don’t just take our word for it. Check out some of the powerful work our network has produced to help our clients drive social and economic issues to the forefront.

"ThisAbles" by McCann Tel Aviv


McCann Tel Aviv teamed up with IKEA to develop a range of add-ons that people with disabilities can attach to their existing IKEA furniture to make it more accessible for them.

"Changing The Game" by McCann New York

McCann New York and Microsoft partnered to illustrate Microsoft’s commitment to building accessible technology that levels the playing field and creates opportunity for all of us. 

The Stress Visualization Experience by McCann Worldgroup Hong Kong


McCann Worldgroup Hong Kong and Cigna partnered to create The Stress Visualization Experience, which aims to showcase how the world sees stress differently through the use of first-of-its-kind technology to visualize the physical signs of stress in the body and mind in real-time.

“Immunity Charm” by McCann Worldgroup and McCann Health India

To help increase childhood vaccination rates in Afghanistan, McCann Worldgroup and McCann Health India created the “Immunity Charm” campaign, which was recognized with a 2017 Cannes Lions Grand Prix for Good.

“Real Problems” by McCann Worldgroup Lima

To address the problem of teenage pregnancy, and the social, economic and family issues that surround it, Save the Children Peru partnered with McCann Worldgroup Lima to create Proble + Reales (“Real Problems”), an educational platform that seeks to minimize disinformation around teen pregnancy.


We believe that Diversity and Engagement is a business imperative that is foundational to achieving our vision to become the #1 creatively-driven global marketing company. We strive to create an ethos of belonging, connection, and shared purpose which ultimately fuels creativity, innovation and business growth.  Because we know that when people of all backgrounds and identities boldly share their unique perspectives, game-changing ideas come to life.

Read more about McCann Worldgroup's A Day for Meaning 



In addition to the work, we also encourage our own people to support causes that are important to them. From the Red Cross in Singapore, to Second Harvest Food Bank in California, to DiYI Foundation in Taiwan…our people dedicate their time during regular work hours to support the communities where we live and work. Trying to make a small difference every day.

McCann Worldgroup Reviews

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    Coming from a background of big entities and startups alike, this has been my favorite place. Great team, good benefits, quick hiring process and I enjoy the work.


    Pretty new, so nothing noted so far.

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McCann Worldgroup Photos

McCann Worldgroup photo of: MW celebrating their many Cannes Lions wins on stage
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McCann Worldgroup Interviews



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    Quick and supportive and responsive during the pandemic. Worked through a recruiter first then was put in touch with an account manager. They responded back in a matter of day’s

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    • A time I used a tech based solution to solve a complex problem   Answer Question
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McCann Worldgroup Awards & Accolades

  • Cannes Network of the Year, Cannes Lions International Festival for Creativity, 2019
  • Effie's Network of the Year, Effie Awards, 2019
  • Ad Age's A-List, Ad Age, 2019
  • #1 Most Creatively Effective Network, WARC 100, 2019
  • Top Companies 2019: Where the U.S. Wants to Work Now, LinkedIn, 2019
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