by MarkLives. This week we feature insight into The Okavango Blue campaign for Okavango Diamond Company from TBWA\Hunt Lascaris.
by Herman Manson. The ad agency has announced that it won’t participate in the upcoming Standard Bank TTL pitch.
by Oresti Patricios. TBWA\Hunt Lascaris and Jeana Theron and Ross Garrett of Darling teamed up with Joburg Ballet to create a project that entertains.
Adult ‘Lego’ comes to SA, Respublica refreshes for growth, and Hunts births Madinga’s BabyBot for Student Flights — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
XtraSpace celebrates entrepreneurs; Plastics|SA takes responsibility; unbottling J. C. Le Roux with Robilant and Hunts — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
by Oresti Patricios. A healthy dose of nostalgia and a good shot of emotion are the ingredients for the Ace Instant Porridge TVC.
by Herman Manson. Mike Schalit, CCO and co-founder of Net#work BBDO SA, would much rather appoint a strategist than a creative to his agency today.
NEW YORK: The One Club has announced the winners for the 42nd annual One Show Awards. Seven South African agencies have taken home four Silver and six Bronze Pencils: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, Joe Public, M&C Saatchi Abel, Ogilvy & Mather Joburg, FCB South Africa, Grid and Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town.
by MarkLives (@marklives) In this week’s Ad Feature, Andy Rice gives a thumbs up for the very clever new Sky News UK election campaign; Sizakele Marutulle loves a piece of work by TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris for Angola GA Insurance; and Jacob Moshokoa gives a pat on the back to JWT’s outdoor campaign for the Gautrain.
by Oresti Patricios (@orestaki) I’m generally wary of car ads that use dangerous stunts and high-speed driving, as if the ‘thrill of the drive’ is the most important consideration when buying a car. That said, I think Nissan Almera’s “Dad’s Approval” from TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris turns the model on its head.