M&C Saatchi Group SA has promoted Neo Mashigo to chief creative officer. Mashigo, who joined 12 months ago, will now lead and oversee the creative mandate of the agency group. “It’s an exciting opportunity to help grow our vision of becoming one of the most-respected creative companies on the African continent. And we will do […]
by MarkLives. Over several weeks, we’ve been featuring pearls of wisdom from Mike Schalit’s Creative#Director book — next up is Neo Mashigo.
The new creative partner for the M&C Saatchi South Africa Group is the multi-award-winning Neo Mashigo. Based out of Cape Town, his primary role will be to help build the M&C Saatchi Group of Companies by partnering Gordon Ray (founding partner: ECD Cape Town) and Adam Weber (partner: ECD Johannesburg) within M&C Saatchi Abel, as […]
Neo Mashigo, co-executive creative director at Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg, has resigned. Mariana O’Kelly will take the role as ECD for the office. According to a statement released by the agency, Mashigo will leave the agency at the end of August 2015 “to pursue his ambition of being an entrepreneur”. Mashigo was recently elected chairperson […]
by Herman Manson. We kick off this week with the Jozi creative leaders most admired by their peers during 2018.
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Nando’s has dropped its latest ad and, as usual, South Africans are getting a closeup of themselves in the brand’s trademark humorous fashion. As the brand points out, “You people” is a phrase often used by South Africans when describing people who are different to them. So, in the ad from M&C Saatchi Abel, Nando’s […]
by MarkLives. This week we feature insight into Nando’s Afro-tising campaign by M&C Saatchi Abel.
by Herman Manson. We list the most-read-about people on MarkLives during 2017.
The One Club for Creativity has announced the global creative leaders selected to serve as judges for The One Show 2018. Seven South African creatives, out of nearly 200 creatives representing 34 countries, will judge work from around the world. The four women and three men are: Francois du Preez, chief digital officer, Grey South […]