Sue Napier has been appointed managing director of the advertising division of the Wunderman Thompson Group (formerly Wunderman South Africa) in SA, effective October 2019. This national role includes the management and overseeing of the 200 team members across the Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban offices. Although a journalist by qualification, Napier’s career in advertising […]
Wunderman Thompson South Africa has announced the appointment of Moagi Bodibe as its chief strategy officer. He joined the agency in August 2019 from Publicis Communications, where he was group head of strategy. Bodibe comes from a media and journalism background (he was once deputy editor for Drum magazine) before switching to strategic marketing and […]
by Herman Manson. BMW Group South Africa has moved both its BMW and MINI brands to Wunderman Thompson South Africa.
by MarkLives. The two WPP agencies will form Wunderman Thompson, positioned as a creative, data and technology agency.
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) The Loerie Awards has updated its list of finalists for 2014. Our table includes the finalists we announced on Monday, 15 September 2014.
by MarkLives. Wunderman Thompson South Africa and Mindshare South Africa are the two new agencies.
by MarkLives. Unati Moalusi is our next panellist to tackle: “How successful have local ad agencies been in creating positive employer reputations?”
by Jessica Evans. While Odette van der Haar has embraced her new position at Publicis, she remains involved in the ACA, and it seems she still has much to do.