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Mthunzi Plaatjie to head AVATAR in Cape Town

Mthunzi Plaatjie has been appointed as AVATAR’s managing director in Cape Town. The agency opened its office in the Mother City earlier this year, after being awarded the Chevron South Africa digital account following a three-way pitch. Plaatjie comes to AVATAR having just successfully launched BET Network (Black Entertainment Television) across a number of territories […]

Avatar hiring 43 contractors, 12 staffers

Ad agency, Avatar, is looking for 43 contractors for a six-month project beginning in December 2018 until May 2019, and an additional 12 permanent staff in its Johannesburg and Cape Town offices. The agency is looking for the following contractors/freelancers: Business unit director Account directors (4) — TTL, digital & social, PR, events & activations […]

Brett Wild joins AVATAR as Jozi ECD

AVATAR has appointed Brett Wild as its executive creative director in its Johannesburg office. “We are honoured to have Brett join the AVATAR family,” says AVATAR CCO, Veli Ngubane. “This appointment is in line with our vision to be respected internationally and preferred locally by clients in the markets in which we operate. We needed […]

Management changes at AVATAR

AVATAR celebrates its fifth birthday this year with co-founder, Zibusiso Mkhwanazi, stepping down as agency CEO to take on a bigger role as group CEO of AVATAR Investment Holdings (AIH) and the AVATAR360 Group, which owns AVATAR Johannesburg and Cape Town. Co-founder, Veli Ngubane, will continue at the helm of the creative department. Growth The […]