Creative agency M&C Saatchi Abel Johannesburg has appointed James Cloete as executive creative director with a strategic handle on the Standard Bank account. Because of the scale of the business, the agency is strategically marrying talent with specific clients. Cloete will form part of the M&C Saatchi Abel JHB leadership team, together with GCCO Neo […]
The winners for the Creative Circle Monthly Awards, for work flighted between March and April this year, have been announced. Categories judged were Digital and Interactive, Film, Radio and Audio, Print, Out of Home, and PR and Media Communication, Live and Integrated. All Communication Design entries were judged in a separate session on 29 May […]
by MarkLives. Faheem Chaudhry has rejoined the M&C Saatchi Abel Group.
The M&C Saatchi Group has announced the departure of its Johannesburg Group chairperson, Jerry Mpufane, who will be joining South African Tourism as hub head in the Americas. “It is a privilege to get the opportunity to fly the South African flag, and to join the efforts of positioning our country as a fantastic holiday […]
by MarkLives. The IAB SA has announced the winners of the 2018 Bookmarks Awards. Congrats to all.
by Herman Manson. We list the most-read-about people on MarkLives during 2017.
by MarkLives. Windhoek Beer has announced its new lead agency for South Africa.
The new creative partner for the M&C Saatchi South Africa Group is the multi-award-winning Neo Mashigo. Based out of Cape Town, his primary role will be to help build the M&C Saatchi Group of Companies by partnering Gordon Ray (founding partner: ECD Cape Town) and Adam Weber (partner: ECD Johannesburg) within M&C Saatchi Abel, as […]
M&C Saatchi Abel Joburg has appointed Adam Weber as partner and executive creative director. Weber, who began his career over 20 years ago, joins the partnership at M&C Saatchi Abel from Joe Public. “M&C Saatchi Abel is positioned as an ideas company. Our creative philosophy of ‘Brutal Simplicity of Thought’ demands that we produce ideas […]
by Oresti Patricios. Chicken Licken sees in the new year as our first Ad of the Week for 2017 with a funny, fantastical piece.