Jack Morton Worldwide is an American multinational brand experience agency. It is a subsidiary of the Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (IPG) (NYSE: IPG). The company’s current chairman and CEO is Josh McCall. Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine ranked Jack Morton Worldwide as the number one agency based upon 2015 event-based turnover. In 2016, Event Magazine named them the top brand experience agency. Jack Morton Worldwide, as it is known today, was named after its founder, Irvin Leonidas "Jack" Morton who was born in 1910 on a tobacco and cotton farm in Newport, North Carolina. Morton eventually earned his high school diploma at the age of 22 and moved to Washington D.C. and enrolled in The George Washington University while supported himself by working at Western Electric dispatching sound engineers to movie theaters.