The Hollard Sport Industry Awards took place in Johannesburg end of last week, honouring the work behind the business of sport: marketing, PR, digital, sponsorship, advertising, community investment, social media and branding. Agency of the Year Levergy, the sport and entertainment arm of M&C Saatchi, walked away with four awards: Activation of the Year award […]
by MarkLives. After half a decade, the insurance group is parting ways with the ad agency due to conflict issues.
This week during The Ad Feature on 702, Andy Rice (@ricecommaandy) applauds Hollard Insurance for having fun in a “Caravan”, while Chas Everitt trips up with its clichés and corny lines.
by Herman Manson. We list the most-read-about account pitches and new business wins on MarkLives during the course of 2019.
by Jason Kubheka. The question I ask myself over and over when it comes to influencer marketing is: is it worth it?
by MarkLives. Wunderman Thompson South Africa and Mindshare South Africa are the two new agencies.
by Johanna McDowell. Meetings and speed-dates with a total of 17 agencies including group and independents —a very big Day 2!
Collective ID has announced the appointment of Zanele Ntulini as its new managing director, following Brenda Khumalo’s departure. Ntulini previously co-owned MDOT, a through-the-line advertising and design agency, where she served as its marketing and strategy director. Ntulini has worked for large corporations and JSE-listed companies in insurance, ICT, banking and retail sectors, including stints […]
by Bradley Elliott. We talk to the Hollard Insurance CMO about how digital transformation is challenging and changing marketing departments like never before in this third Only Connect podcast episode.
by Herman Manson. TBWA\South Africa has merged agencies Grid Worldwide and Openco.