by Herman Manson. After recently ending its relationship with Ogilvy Cape Town, Allan Gray has announced its new agency partner.
by Herman Manson. Pick n Pay is moving its advertising account to King James Group, the latter announced on Twitter on Thursday.
by Herman Manson. The Loeries Official Rankings aim to weight the performance of agencies, agency personnel and marketers at the 2015 awards.
Like medical professionals are lousy about taking their own medication, so, too, are communications agencies generally bad at communicating.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) Alistair Mokoena, managing director at FCB Johannesburg, is leaving the agency to join Ogilvy Johannesburg as MD.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) The King James Group has been appointed to handle the Sanlam Group advertising and communications account. This comes hot on the heels of Sanlam’s announcement yesterday, Thursday, 13 February 2014, that it was effectively ending the lead agency status of MetropolitanRepublic, which it had appointed just over a year ago.
by Alistair Mokoena. The raison-d’etre of a coffee shop is not to sell coffee but to provide an experience that is created around conversations. This is based on a very simple but powerful insight.
by Herman Manson. Rob Mclennan, Graeme Jenner and King James Group have teamed up to launch a new full service start-up ad agency in Johannesburg. The new agency will be known as King James II.
Cell C has decided to drop King James and FoxP2 as its advertising agencies.
Fourteen years after its launch King James has emerged as South Africa’s most acclaimed independent ad agency. Growing organically, the agency has finally reached a tipping point to boost confidence, influence and revenues, even as it steers the challenges of offering a fully integrated, digitally adept service.