by Herman Manson (@marklives) Alistair Mokoena, managing director at FCB Johannesburg, is leaving the agency to join Ogilvy Johannesburg as MD.
by Oresti Patricios (@orestaki) Since 2010, FCB South Africa has been promoting the idea to ‘Keep Flying’ the flag. The latest news from this initiative is an effort to ‘ground’ the campaign in a legacy project: the Giant Flag in the Great Karoo, with socio-economic and ecological benefits.
by Uno de Waal (@Unodewaal) The inaugural Cloudy with a Chance of Pixels creative symposium was held in Johannesburg on Thursday, 10 April. Touching on everything from the ‘third industrial revolution’ to a timeline of design’s influence on nation building; 12 dynamic speakers shared their stories, insights, lessons and observations throughout the course of the day.
Old Mutual is out to pitch in early August. Net#work BBDO, DDB, Lowes and FCB all pitching. Ogilvy CT must be holding its breath.