by Herman Manson. We talk to Pepe Marais and Xolisa Dyeshana of Joe Public on how they started their ad careers, their tools of the trade and what skill sets they think a modern creative director needs to create consistently effective work (even we were surprised).
Current Joe Public deputy MD Khuthala Gala-Holten has been promoted to MD and, together with ATL CCO, Xolisa Dyeshana, is taking full leadership of the ATL specialist agency within Joe Public United, which has also been “newly digitised”. Founding partners, Pepe Marais and Gareth Leck, and group strategic director Laurent Marty are moving across into […]
by Xolisa Dyeshana. Judging the Interactive category for The One Show took an intense four days of early mornings and late nights.
by Kyle de Waal & Morgan Botha. Chicken Licken, Absa, Gumtree, Property24 and MTN — our latest choice of South African ads that connect and engage.
by Sabrina Forbes. Alistair King doesn’t buy that copywriting’s no longer needed, and he’s set out to remedy that through launching a new copy test.
TBWA\Hunt Lascaris Johannesburg has taken top honours in the Creative Circle Overall Rankings Agency of the Year 2019. In second place is Joe Public United, followed by Ogilvy Johannesburg in third. In the Creative Circle Overall Rankings Group of the Year 2019, it is TBWA\ South Africa at no. 1, followed by Joe Public United […]
by MarkLives. For 2019, Chicken Licken has been voted the most-admired brand in SA by SA ad agency execs.
by MarkLives. For 2019, Alistair King has been voted as most-admired creative leader, with Ahmed Tilly and Peter Khoury as joint runners-up, in SA by SA agency execs.
by Herman Manson. We list the creative people most read about on MarkLives during 2019.
Client Chicken Licken, together with brand and communications agency Joe Public United, embraces women’s daily struggles to find an insightful and humorous way to market its SoulSister Party 4 meal for the first time. Produced and directed by Greg Gray of Romance Films, the campaign delivers a humorous performance by the singing Soul Sisters trio. […]