Ogilvy Johannesburg ECD, Mariana O’Kelly, will be leaving the South African agency in June 2019 to take up a new position in Ogilvy’s global operations in Chicago. There she will serve as global ECD on all work for SC Johnson, the agency’s largest global client. “I am looking forward to the new challenge and creating […]
by MarkLives. For 2019, Fran Luckin has been voted by South African agency executives as their Woman of the Year in South Africa, with Steph van Niekerk as runner-up.
by Herman Manson. We list the creative people most read about on MarkLives during 2019.
by Herman Manson. Today we reveal a brand-new category — our women of the year, as voted for by SA’s leading agency executives.
by Herman Manson. Today we reveal which ad agency is the most admired in the country!
The Loeries has just released its sixth annual Official Rankings, its objective being to weight the performance of agencies, agency personnel and marketers at the 2016 awards. KFC, Chicken Licken and Nando’s are the top three brands; Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg is the no. 1 agency for 2016; and there’s a new Regional Agency Group […]
by Herman Manson. Today we reveal which agency creatives were most admired by their peers in Johannesburg in 2015!
Today, Thursday, 21 May 2015, Net#work BBDO celebrates its 21st year. To ring in the milestone, co-founder Mike Schalit has invited 21 creative leaders who were part of the Net#work BBDO family to join him in forming the creative incubator for the country’s future creative leadership, called the #21CD Creative Leadership Foundation. To kick off #21CD, […]
The January 2015 Creative Circle monthly awards were held at Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg on Wednesday evening, 25 February 2015. It was the first time that judging used the Loeries system. Jury chair was Mariana O’Kelly, excutive creative director at Ogilvy Johannesburg. EXPERIENTIAL: NOVEMBER 2014 TO JANUARY 2015 Agency / Entrant Title Brand […]
The Creative Circle has announced new additions to its exco for 2015. They are Mariana O’Kelly, Fran Luckin and Jason Xenopolous (who takes over from Jarred Cinman in his capacity as IAB representative). In other Creative Circle news it was decided to drop The Clio Awards as an officially endorsed Creative Circle award. The officially […]