Monday, December 11, 2017

Ad execs on what can be done to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace - THE DRUM

by Jennifer Faull 
Originally published: December 7, 2017
Publisher: TheDrum.com 

Amid the fallout from the numerous accusations of sexual assault and harassment under the #MeToo movement, Women in Advertising and Communications London (Wacl) gathered industry executives last week for a frank discussion on what can be done to support those affected and solutions that might go some way to preventing it in the future.

On the panel, chaired by Thinkbox’s Tess Alps, were Lucy Barrett, client director, Radiocentre, Lorraine Jennings, director of services and talent, Nabs, Xavier Rees, chief executive at Havas London and Jo Wallace, creative director at JWT. Here’s what emerged.