by Herman Manson. Wunderman Thompson South Africa has announced the appointment of Miles Murphy as its new CEO, effective April 2020.
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Van der Haar on change, creativity & transformation
by Jessica Evans. While Odette van der Haar has embraced her new position at Publicis, she remains involved in the ACA, and it seems she still has much to do.
Shelf Life: JWT, Bomb position Kellogg’s breakfast
Kellogg’s new breakfast potential, BlackLabels creating success for June15 and Sol Mexican Beer’s SA first — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
Modise Makhene on how the Great Recession changed ad land
Modise Makhene, CEO of JWT South Africa, says the singing by protesters in front of the JWT Cape Town office at 30 Keerom Street makes a familiar sound-track, what with its offices situated right across from the Western Cape High Court. The chanting and singing of the well-behaved crowd drifting into the offices on the Velocity building’s third floor is a reminder that ad land can’t afford to cocoon itself from the broader society – here ordinary South Africans are literally reminding them of their daily struggles on an agency’s doorstep.