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.
To celebrate the 20th birthday of South African children’s TV show, Takalani Sesame, Sanlam’s creative agency King James Group invited SA musical act, Mafikizolo, to create a song, music video and dance challenge — “20 years and counting” — that helps kids to count to 20 while doing so. Comments Mariska Oosthuizen, Sanlam head of […]
by Herman Manson. The Odd Number Group and King James Group have big ambitions for Groundswell, their new joint-venture agency announced last week.
TBWA\Hunt Lascaris Johannesburg has taken top honours in the Creative Circle Overall Rankings Agency of the Year 2019. In second place is Joe Public United, followed by Ogilvy Johannesburg in third. In the Creative Circle Overall Rankings Group of the Year 2019, it is TBWA\ South Africa at no. 1, followed by Joe Public United […]
by MarkLives. South Africa’s Creative Circle has announced its annual award winners and overall rankings for 2018.
The Loeries has released its annual rankings based on performance at the 2018 Loerie Awards, held in Durban in August 2018. This year, for the first time, points for finalists were included in calculating rankings (capped at 10 finalists); previously, points were only awarded for Bronze and above. Agencies The top three agencies are Joe […]
by Herman Manson. Over the course of 20 years, King James Group has established itself as one of the creative drivers in the South African agency market.
On June 8 2018, Sanlam turned 100 years old. To celebrate, agency King James Group shot “Born Today”, an ad filmed, finished and flighted on the same day — in the space of just 12 hours. View all the #Campaigns at a glance on our #Campaigns Pinterest board! Watch our #Campaigns and #CampaignRadar playlists on […]
by Oresti Patricios. Do you sing in the shower? Sanlam, City of Cape Town, Cape Town Tourism and King James Group think you should — and here’s a song or two to keep that shower short and save water.
The King James Group has brought together its digital agencies in Johannesburg and Cape Town to create a one entity: King James Digital. Launching in October 2017, it combines digital agency Punk and social media specialists, Society, with recent acquisitions, Flint & Tinder and SOC, that were trading as Punk Johannesburg and Punk Media. The […]