by MarkLives. The integrated comms group has acquired a majority stake in the retail and shopper marketing agency.
King James Group Africa comprises of six specialist-discipline companies that cut across advertising, design, digital and social media, public relations, activations and content creation. With offices in both Johannesburg and Cape Town, each individual company within the group strives to be the best in its discipline, but when brought together on shared clients, the group […]
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 […]
We’ve updated our revenue rankings to give an overview of the relative scale of ad agencies in the SA comms landscape.
by MarkLives. Suhana Gordhan is the new ECD at Duke Group, effective 1 September 2020.
by Sabrina Forbes. Alistair King doesn’t buy that copywriting’s no longer needed, and he’s set out to remedy that through launching a new copy test.
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 […]
The King James Group SA has launched KingJames34° in Kenya. “This announcement really marks the introduction of King James Group Africa,” says James Barty, King James Group co-founder and CEO. Retail and shopper marketing agency, 34°, was acquired in August 2019. “We’ve always wanted to expand into other parts of the continent but wanted to […]
by MarkLives. We’ve updated our revenue rankings to give marketers an overview of the relative scale of ad agencies in the SA comms landscape.