Socialites joins Taan Worldwide

We are proud to announce that Socialites Group/ThompsonSpencer, headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand has joined Taan Worldwide.

Founded by award-winning marketer and entrepreneur Wendy Thompson in 2010, with Melanie Spencer joining as CEO in 2019, now have a team of more than 40 people. The 2021 and 2022 Campaign Silver Independent Agency of the Year for New Zealand/Australia.

“We are so thrilled to be back after so many years of global unrest. To be part of such a prestigious and trusted group of people and from across the globe will be priceless for our business and our next stage of growth. Being an indie agency can be lonely sometimes (especially at the bottom of the
world), so it’s hugely comforting to be surrounded by the best in the business and especially as we embark in a whole new era of marketing.”
– Melanie Spencer, Group CEO/Socialites Group

The Taan Worldwide portfolio of expertise around the global continues to expand. Socialites represents the best of the new frontier of social media marketing. And now with a member in New Zealand, our organization has a new footprint in the region with trusted friends in NZ and beyond.

We welcome the entire team at Socialites to Taan Worldwide!

Socialites Group

Mountain View Group joins Taan Worldwide

Creative agency Mountain View Group has joined the Taan Worldwide organization of independent communications companies.

“We’re excited to be part of such an esteemed group of international agencies and industry leaders and look forward to learning and sharing with the Taan members.”
— Stephen Pruitt, Mountain View Group

Founded in 1981, Mountain View Group is based in Atlanta and New York and specializes in Brand Storytelling and Employee Experience communications. The MVG team is tenaciously passionate about crafting compelling communications that ignite change and fuel growth.

Thom Gonyeau, Stephen Pruitt, and the entire team bring unique experiences and a wealth of talent to our organization.  Taan Worldwide continues to grow our depth and breadth of expertise around the globe.

TWOFIVESIX has been approved for Taan Worldwide membership

TWOFIVESIX ( is based in Los Angeles, with a staff that works entirely remotely. Their expertise is in Gaming Research, Gaming Strategy, Gaming Creative Implementation.

“We help brands engage with the world of video games. We give brands the insight and strategy they need to reach gamers as customers and own gaming as a channel.” —  Jamin Warren,TWOFIVESIX Founder and CEO

Jamin and his team will bring a wealth of insight and experience to their clients, and the entire Taan member community, about this world of digital gaming marketing.

Leading Paris Communications Agency, ANGIE, approved for Taan membership

ANGIE ( ), headquartered in Paris, has joined as member of Taan Worldwide!
Great to have this well respected and leading independent communications agency in France as a member of our organization. The agency was founded by Eric Camel in 1988. There are 140+ people on staff with expertise in Crisis Management, CSR, Internal Comms, B2B, management advisory. 
We are really happy with the perspective of joining your community. I have the feeling that even if the agencies in the network have different expertise and ways of doing things, they all share the same concern for honest and transformative communication! ” – Eric Camel, Angie CEO
As Taan continues to build a stronger footprint throughout Europe, having a strong French agency join us is a key milestone for our growth. 

I have already had the experience of belonging to an international network (a publicly traded multinational agency), but the value proposition of Taan is totally different: it is not a question of having a common shareholder, but of finding ourselves on a common platform of thinking and mutual support. And that changes everything.” – Virgile Jouanneau, Angie Vice-president
It is fantastic to include more great people within Taan Worldwide.
Welcome the entire team at ANGIE!

Taan Worldwide announces ThreeSixtyEight has joined our organization

We are pleased to welcome our new members, based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US.


“ThreeSixtyEight is excited to join this elite network of independent agencies representing the best our industry has to offer. We have found great value in our TAAN partnerships to date, and look forward to growing our relationships going forward.”
— Adrian Owen Jones, Chief Growth Officer – threesixtyeight

This is a smart, innovative, and forward-thinking group that will be a good fit within our organization. The team will bring plenty of ideas and expertise to Taan, and a strong passion for the business. They looking forward to learning and sharing with everyone in our network. 

Happy to have the agency on this journey with us!