by MarkLives. Felix Kessel is our first panellist to tackle: “Are SA ad agencies and brands embracing an authentically African narrative and aesthetic or do they continue to imitate US and European work?”
by Herman Manson. The fast-food retailer has appointed Pacinamix as its new ATL lead agency.
by Herman Manson. With Kevin Tromp having left, Publicis Groupe Africa and a number of its agencies have undergone significant management changes.
by MarkLives. South Africa stalked off with one Media Lion last night. Congrats to all!
by Herman Manson. In which revenue band does which ad agency lie? It’s an important question — and one that isn’t always entirely clear.
by Herman Manson. Today we reveal which agency leaders were most-admired by their peers in South Africa during 2015!
by Herman Manson. Publicis Africa Group has grown from 200 people in 2010 to 3000, and now spans 35 countries and 51 agencies — an investment of billions of rand.
Cannes Lions 2015 has announced winners in the Product Design Design, Cyber and Radio categories. South Africa has no wins in the Product Design, Design or Cyber categories but won 16 awards in the radio category.
Cannes Lions 2015 has announced winners in the Direct, Mobile, Promo & Activation and Press categories.
by MarkLives (@marklives) Prima Arc has officially changed its name to Arc — embracing the Arc Worldwide brand. Arc South Africa has also restructured its management team.