by Herman Manson. Over the course of 20 years, King James Group has established itself as one of the creative drivers in the South African agency market.
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Ad Feature: Heroes & Zeros gets an upgrade
by MarkLives (@marklives) The Ad Feature from Primedia Broadcasting returns in 2015 with a new look, more content — and an expanded panel. Ad critic Andy Rice is joined by brand and communications strategist, Sizakele Marutlulle, and EWN anchor, Jacob Moshokoa, to rate and slate the ads on their radar screen.
Ad of the Week: What makes South Africa unique
by Oresti Patricios (@orestaki) This week, we have selected the Santam TV commercial, “One of a kind”, created by King James Group that celebrates our specialness, and offers South Africans a mirror of some of those things we find normal every day, but are totally weird and inexplicable to a foreigner.
EXCLUSIVE: King James appointed to Sanlam, resigns Allan Gray
by Herman Manson (@marklives) The King James Group has been appointed to handle the Sanlam Group advertising and communications account. This comes hot on the heels of Sanlam’s announcement yesterday, Thursday, 13 February 2014, that it was effectively ending the lead agency status of MetropolitanRepublic, which it had appointed just over a year ago.
King James – the road less travelled
Fourteen years after its launch King James has emerged as South Africa’s most acclaimed independent ad agency. Growing organically, the agency has finally reached a tipping point to boost confidence, influence and revenues, even as it steers the challenges of offering a fully integrated, digitally adept service.
King James makes good
King James, one of the country’s most respected ad agencies, is full of good news. The Cape-Town-based agency, named after its founders Alistair King and James Barty, has been winning business and accolades and has just moved into the stately building it bought, the historic Roodebloem Manor, in Woodstock, Cape Town.