Search results: Jonathan Beggs

#CampaignRadar: Old Mutual in brand repositioning

Following its primary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in June 2018, Old Mutual has unveiled a new brand identity. The aim is to reflect a fresh customer-led approach and stronger focus on Africa, where it operates in 13 markets. Colours The company has retained its anchors logo and its primary shades of green […]

South Africa’s nine jurors for Cannes Lions 2016

At this year’s Cannes Lions, South Africa will have representatives on nine out of the 17 juries: Design, Direct, Film, Media, Mobile, Print & Publishing, Promo & Activations, Outdoor and Radio. Of the nine, four are women. Three hundred and eighty seven people from 40 countries have been confirmed across all of the Cannes Lions […]

Kevin Roberts on rebuilding Saatchi in SA

by Herman Manson (@marklives) Kevin Roberts, executive chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi, is full of hope and optimism that its South African agency, the recently amalgamated Saatchi & Saatchi BrandsRock, will pull together to become a formidable name once again in the SA advertising world.

Creative Circle results for January 2015

The January 2015 Creative Circle monthly awards were held at Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg on Wednesday evening, 25 February 2015. It was the first time that judging used the Loeries system. Jury chair was Mariana O’Kelly, excutive creative director at Ogilvy Johannesburg.     EXPERIENTIAL: NOVEMBER 2014 TO JANUARY 2015 Agency / Entrant Title Brand […]

BrandsRock and Saatchi & Saatchi to merge

by Herman Manson (@marklives) BrandsRock and Saatchi & Saatchi are merging. Publicis Groupe is acquiring 100% of BrandsRock, founded by Mike Joubert five years ago, to launch a new brand in South Africa’s advertising universe, called Saatchi & Saatchi BrandsRock.