by Herman Manson. This follows the news that Graham Lang, CCO of Y&R SA and Africa, is leaving the agency at the end of November 2017.
by MarkLives. Graham Lang, CCO of Y&R South Africa and Africa, is leaving the agency at the end of November 2017.
by Oresti Patricios. An arresting campaign for a specialist grooming product in a market that’s growing faster than human facial hair.
by MarkLives. With another two Gold, two Silver and four Bronze Pencils, South Africa is ranked 13 by country overall and first by country in Radio.
by Oresti Patricios. Y&R Cape Town and Egg Films’s short for Safely Home strikes home hard. Really hard.
In spite of some turbulence, post Great Recession it turns out that 2010 wasn’t such a bad year for Cape Town’s adland after all. While big account moves in Cape Town were rather limited, agencies are taking the initiative to reinvent their internal processes, in some cases shedding staff and departments, while looking for work coming out of Johannesburg or internationally.
Y&R Cape Town produced this campaign for the African Diamond Council. It highlights the ongoing human cost of the illegitimate diamond trade in Africa and is particularly relevant as the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme, the organisation that certifies traded diamonds doesn’t comes from conflict zones, debates certifying diamonds coming from Zimbabwe under the dictatorship of Robert Mugabe.