Following requests by advertising agencies for an official ranking of the 2016 Pendoring winners and finalists, the organisers have heeded the call and issued a ranking based on this year’s Gold, Silver and overall winners, as well as the shortlisted in both the professional agency and student categories. With the Cannes advertising ranking as guideline, […]
by Herman Manson. Pick n Pay is moving its advertising account to King James Group, the latter announced on Twitter on Thursday.
by Herman Manson. Mike Schalit, CCO and co-founder of Net#work BBDO SA, would much rather appoint a strategist than a creative to his agency today.
by Oresti Patricios (@orestaki) Today, instead of looking at a specific ad, I’m going to talk about the benefits of being a brand that gets how to connect with people, looking at how the Red Bull brand gets ‘wiiiings’, thanks to its creative campaigns.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) The King James Group has been appointed to handle the Sanlam Group advertising and communications account. This comes hot on the heels of Sanlam’s announcement yesterday, Thursday, 13 February 2014, that it was effectively ending the lead agency status of MetropolitanRepublic, which it had appointed just over a year ago.
by Herman Manson. Rob Mclennan, Graeme Jenner and King James Group have teamed up to launch a new full service start-up ad agency in Johannesburg. The new agency will be known as King James II.
by MarkLives. This week we highlight the “Father’s Share” campaign for Allan Gray by King James II.
by Herman Manson. This follows a five-way pitch that included incumbent agency FCB Africa, King James II, Grey South Africa and Net#work BBDO.
by Oresti Patricios. King James II, Pick n Pay and Darling’s tongue-in-cheek journey through the pitfalls of the Christmas season — SA style.
by Oresti Patricios. King James II and Darling get all steamy in an ad stuffed with great comedy and innuendo for Status.