Missouri Journalism ‘Lunch, Learn & Network’ Event to Be Held on July 24 at VML in Kansas City

VML in Kansas City
VML established a second Kansas City office in 2004 at the former Marietta Chair Building in the Arts District. Located at 2020 Baltimore Ave., it is often referred to as the “20-20” office.

Columbia, Mo. (July 3, 2013) — An opportunity to learn about the work of one of the world’s premier marketing agencies will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, at VML in Kansas City.

Sponsored by VML and the Missouri School of Journalism, the “Lunch, Learn & Network” event is open to current and incoming journalism students, alumni and other special invitees.

“We’re excited about welcoming fellow Tigers and guests to the VML,” said CEO and President Jon Cook, BJ ’93. “This continues a long tradition of a strong partnership with the university to bring great talent to the Kansas City advertising community.”

The agenda will highlight the inner workings of a full-service global marketing agency. VML alumni and staff from various teams and departments will share information about their jobs.

Lunch will be provided. Those interested should register for the event by Friday, July 19. For more information, contact the Missouri School of Journalism.

About VML

VML is a global digital marketing agency with major operations on five continents. Since its founding in 1992, VML has been dedicated to delivering creative solutions at the intersection of marketing and technology.

VML Building
VML’s headquarters are located in an airport terminal building at the Charles B. Wheeler Airport in downtown Kansas City, Mo.

VML engineers best-in-class digital experiences for some of the most respected and recognized brands in the world, including SAB Miller brands Coors and Coors Light, Colgate-Palmolive, Dell, English Premier League, Gatorade, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Kashi, Kellogg’s, Microsoft, SAP, Southwest Airlines, T-Mobile, U.S. Bank, Wendy’s, Western Union and Xerox.

With a successful track record in digital marketing, VML was recognized by Ad Age as a Standout Shop in 2012, and was the recipient of seven Cannes Lions awards last year. Additionally, VML was recognized as a Strong Performer in the Forrester Wave™: U.S. Digital Agencies – Mobile Marketing Strategy and Execution, Q1 2012.

VML has principal offices in Kansas City, Seattle, Chicago, New York, Sao Paulo, London, Milan, Sydney, Singapore, Mumbai, and Jakarta. VML and Y&R Advertising form Y&R, a member of WPP. VML has been part of WPP since 2001. Learn more at vml.com.

Updated: July 17, 2020

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