by MarkLives. The marketing and communications account for SA Tourism has been awarded to seven different agencies across multiple disciplines, with each further subcontracting to a black-owned agency.
by Oresti Patricios. FCB Joburg and Bomb Commercials create mythical magic for SA Tourism in a commercial story that journeys our beautiful country.
We’ve created a table of independent creative agencies in South Africa. Listings are voluntary and made directly by the agencies involved.
by MarkLives. Michelle Beh is our second 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 Carey Finn. The SA-born acclaimed adman speaks about his new role as DDB NZ ECD, and what things are like down there.
Update 28 Jun 2019: The South African Tourism tender has now been reissued. Full details in MarkLives newsletter [subscribe here]. The marketing and communications account for South African Tourism Board (SA Tourism) is out to tender. “SA Tourism’s current marketing and communications agency contract will conclude 30 September 2019,” reads the tender document. “In consideration […]
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. John Davenport has joined Havas South Africa as its new chief creative officer.
SA Tourism extends Sho’t Left campaign; Drifter brewery turns beer drinkers into owners; and Moir’s launches the mug cake — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick of product, packaging, design, insight, food, décor and more!
by Oresti Patricios. The year is almost done but, before you get there, a standing ovation, please, for the three best advertising campaigns of the year!