Hoorah Digital has appointed Clyde Mallon as executive lead consultant: business partnerships, and Reagen Kok as group executive: client partnerships. Until recently, Mallon was COO and chief digital officer at McCann Worldgroup South Africa, and Kok was executive business director at FCB Joburg. Mallon’s role will primarily involve consulting to AB InBev’s in-house studio, Draftline, […]
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Digital consultancy, Hoorah Digital, has acquired creative storytelling agency, Ritual Studio, the agency founded in 2017 by creative and former Hellocomputer ECD, Simon Spreckley. Under the terms of the deal, Ritual Studio will be fully merged into Hoorah Digital. According to Shaune Jordaan, Hoorah Digital CEO and co-founder, the acquisition is a chance for the […]
Hoorah Digital has kicked off 2019 with two new client wins, Hi-Tec and Pizza Hut Tanzania, the latter being the South African consultancy’s first move into other parts of Africa. Hi-Tec, the well-known outdoor and lifestyle brand, signed Hoorah Digital on as an agency of choice following a pilot programme which saw Hi-Tec’s online store […]
by Carey Finn. Digital agency Hoorah’s strategy for embedding itself in the market has three core aspects: data, creativity and an atypical attitude to risk.
Four digital agency veterans, Shaune Jordaan, Jay Thomson, Tasmin Kingma and Neil Pursey, have launched Hoorah, a new data-driven creative agency. Jordaan, the CEO, was a former co-founder of Synergize, which was bought out by Publicis in 2013 and merged with Saatchi & Saatchi to form Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize. Taking on the CSO role […]
Hoorah wins Bain’s; DAN launches bursary scheme; Epica discounts for SA agencies; New Gen winners; Africa Brand Summit giveaway winners. Hoorah Digital wins Bain’s account from Distell Hoorah Digital has won the Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky account. The agency will deploy its expertise in “brand strategy development and creative design to deliver a multipronged digital […]
Hoorah Group Holdings has acquired through-the-line agency, 2AM. As of January 2020, the agency will form part of the group while retaining all staff as well as its Cape Town office. It’s the third independent agency to be bought by Hoorah Group Holdings, following Tenzing Agency and Ritual Studio in 2018 and 2019 respectively. “Hoorah’s […]
Hoorah Digital has been appointed as the preferred digital agency to Sanofi’s Antistax and Viral Choice brands. The agency was first appointed by Sanofi in 2018 to work on the Essentiale brand, and the recent addition to the portfolio is a testament of a successful client-agency relationship, says Shaune Jordaan, Hoorah founder and CEO. Besides […]
by Herman Manson. The Odd Number has acquired a minority equity stake in Hoorah, the digital agency recently launched by Shaune Jordaan, Jay Thomson, Tasmin Kingma and Neil Pursey.