Ireland/Davenport has won the Plascon account, it was announced yesterday, Wednesday, 4 March 2015. Comments Alex Coggins, brand marketing executive at Plascon, “In a very short period the team at Ireland/Davenport [has] gained a deep understanding of our category and our brand. We already have one successful campaign completed for our guarantee campaign on our […]
Ireland/Davenport has won the BetterLife Group account after a three-way pitch and will be executing a fully integrated campaign for the group and its brands, BetterBond Homeloans, BetterLife Insurance and MortgageMax. The BetterLife Group is reportedly South Africa’s largest bond originators, and also provides short-term insurance solutions for individuals and business. — MarkLives’ round-up of top […]
by Herman Manson (@marklives) Ireland/Davenport is expanding its digital capabilities with the launch of VIRUS, its new digital specialist agency. VIRUS combines existing in-house talent with the yet-to-be announced acquisition of a digital agency.
Loeries Statement: Two awards received by Ireland/Davenport have been withdrawn by the Loeries as they do not meet the entry criteria. The two entries are: · Gold – New Voice Non-English Radio – ABSA Funeral Plan, “Abashwe” · Bronze – New Voice Non-English Radio – Fox International Channel’s, “The Simpsons Crime Report” The New Voice […]
Industry sources have confirmed that Ireland/Davenport has won the Vodacom advertising account. It was announced earlier this week that Draftfcb had lost the business after 19 years. A formal announcement is yet to be made by Vodacom and/or Ireland-Davenport.
Ireland/Davenport describes itself as a boutique communications agency and clients include BMW, Investec and SA Tourism. Ireland/Davenport was founded by Executive Creative Directors Philip Ireland and John Davenport. Susan Napier is the Managing Director.
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