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 […]
Gordon Ray, founding partner and executive creative director of M&C Saatchi Abel Cape Town, is now creative partner, with Jake Bester taking over as ECD. Comments Neo Mashigo, M&C Saatchi Abel Group chief creative officer, “Gordon has played a huge role over the past nine years, growing the business and, in the process, producing iconic, […]
by MarkLives. South Africa’s Creative Circle has announced its annual award winners and overall rankings for 2018.
The M&C Saatchi Group has announced the departure of its Johannesburg Group chairperson, Jerry Mpufane, who will be joining South African Tourism as hub head in the Americas. “It is a privilege to get the opportunity to fly the South African flag, and to join the efforts of positioning our country as a fantastic holiday […]
by Herman Manson. We kick off this week with the Jozi creative leaders most admired by their peers during 2018.
by Herman Manson. Young, Gifted & Killing It, Keith Rose, Mzamo Masito, Khaya Dlanga and Shaka Sisulu were just some of our headline makers for 2018.
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 […]