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Y&R and NATIVE VML win UCT Graduate School of Business Account

Y&R South Africa and sister agency, NATIVE VML, recently acquired the business for University of Cape Town (UCT) Graduate School of Business (GSB), with the three-year contract encompassing ATL, brand, communication and media strategy, BTL and digital services. 1 Apr 2015

Hansa Pilsener appoints Ogilvy Cape Town

Hansa Pilsener, South African beer brand, has appointed Ogilvy Cape Town as its new above-the-line (ATL) agency as of April 2015. In early 2015, Hansa Pilsener put the ATL business out to tender across a number of agencies and is happy to announce that after an extensive pitch process, the Cape Town Ogilvy office will commence work on the account as of next month. 16 Mar 2015

Monteith's appoints Saatchi & Saatchi

Saatchi & Saatchi Australia has been appointed to handle Monteith's business following a competitive pitch process held at the end of last year. 6 Feb 2015

International Hotel School welcomes Y&R as new agency partner

Y&R South Africa's Durban office was recently awarded the account for International Hotel School, Africa's leading hotel school. 27 Jan 2015

Y&R to partner with Investec SA

Y&R South Africa has recently been awarded the advertising contract for Investec South Africa, with the agency's Cape Town and Johannesburg offices gearing up to welcome the international specialist bank and asset manager this month. 21 Jan 2015

Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize 'secures' ADT

Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize has been appointed as ADT's digital agency to drive lead generation to increase sales. 11 Dec 2014

FCB Africa and FCB Cape Town win new business in Africa

FCB Africa and FCB Cape Town have been awarded the French micro lending company, Advans, account.The contract is to develop a new marketing and brand strategy for Advans in Africa. 17 Nov 2014

TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris Johannesburg wins Distell's Klipdrift account

TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris Johannesburg, a creative ad agency, has been awarded the Klipdrift advertising account by Distell Group, Africa's leading alcoholic beverages producer and marketer. 5 Nov 2014

Leftfield appointed by Careers 24 in Nigeria

Careers24 have appointed integrated advertising agency, Leftfield to support South Africa's leading online job portal's launch in Nigeria. 18 Sep 2014

Col'Cacchio pizzeria appoints TWO.AM agency

Col'Cacchio pizzeria, a name that has become synonymous with Italian inspired food, has appointed TWO.AM Agency to re-design their online presence. 16 Sep 2014

Urban Espresso signs on Green Robot Design

Urban Espresso has signed creative and design agency, Green Robot Design, as it's latest client. 8 Sep 2014

Urban Espresso signs Halo Advertising as client

Boutique PR agency, Urban Espresso, has just signed on creative agency, Halo Advertising as their latest client. 8 Sep 2014

FusionDesign to manage destination marketing for Groot Constantia

FusionDesign, a full service integrated brand agency based in Cape Town, has secured the marketing contract for Groot Constantia - South Africa's oldest wine farm. 29 Aug 2014

TWO.AM Agency signs with MK

DStv's Afrikaans music channel, MK, signed up for the services offered by the team at TWO.AM. 8 Aug 2014

Mimecast SA appoints Clockwork Media to manage communications account

It will be business unusual for the IT company, as Clockwork Media's strategy dives into the heart of Mimecast's service offering to represent the brand across the business and technology sectors. 7 Aug 2014

Hard Rock Café appoints Green Robot Design to create brand collateral

Branding and design agency, Green Robot Design, has been appointed by Hard Rock Café to design and create their brand collateral. 11 Jul 2014

Aqua4Life joins forces with BrandVan and Red Carpet Concepts

Aqua4Life, the official distributors of LifeStraw® in RSA, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Transkei and Swaziland, has recently joined forces with BrandVan and Red Carpet Concepts, to oversee the implementation, distribution and awareness of the product's humanitarian and retail availability. 11 Apr 2014

Retroviral takes gold again

Retroviral has won its sixth PRISA Prism Gold Award in four years in the Social Media for Public Relations category, taking home the honours for its collaboration with Joe Public for the Douwe Egberts Yawn Machine campaign in the 2014 edition of the awards. 7 Apr 2014

Transnet Port Terminals docks its business at Y&R's door

Y&R, South Africa's Durban agency has just been awarded a twelve-month contract with Transnet Port Terminals. 17 Mar 2014

Saatchi & Saatchi gets two brands from Mondelez International

Saatchi & Saatchi South Africa has been appointed the regional agency hub for Mondelez International's Trident gum, the world's number one gum brand, and Halls, the world's leading candy brand, for both Eastern Europe and the Middle East and Africa, for a total of 14 countries. 4 Mar 2014

Darkstar appointed creative agency for IEC

South Africa's newest challenger advertising agency Darkstar has been confirmed as the communications agency of choice for the IEC after successfully winning a pitch against the incumbent TBWA Hunt Lascaris. 30 Jan 2014

McCain appoints Joe Public's fully integrated offering

As the year opens, Joe Public Johannesburg celebrates the arrival of their newest client, McCain Foods South Africa, adding to the groups FMCG stable. 29 Jan 2014

Primedia Talk Radio appoints Joe Public as digital partner

Joe Public has been appointed as the technology partner for the rebuilding of Primedia's 567 Cape Talk and 702 Talk Radio websites, after a three-way pitch against reputable and established corporate software development houses. 15 Jan 2014

Taj Cape Town appoints marcusbrewster

The five-star hotel, Taj Cape Town, has appointed marcusbrewster as its PR agency of record. 10 Dec 2013

Woolworths magazine goes digital with Snapplify

Woolworths choose internationally recognised digital publisher, to publish W magazine to tablets and mobile phones. 6 Dec 2013

Brand South Africa appoints McCann Worldgroup South Africa

Brand South Africa recently announced the appointment of McCann Worldgroup as its through-the-line advertising agency following a rigorous selection process during which proposals were considered from five shortlisted companies. 19 Nov 2013

OwenKessel wins FHM business

Hot on the heels of OwenKessel's recent account wins, the award-winning ideas agency has announced a creative partnership with iconic South African media offering, FHM South Africa. The entertainment-content brand, best known for its flagship monthly magazine, presents a fertile creative opportunity for great advertising and for OwenKessel to contribute to the rejuvenation of a brand that is a cornerstone of South African youth and entertainment culture. 19 Nov 2013

Western Cape Government appoints Y&R

Y&R Cape Town has been awarded the above-the-line and below-the-line marketing design for the Western Cape Government in two separate pitches. 8 Nov 2013

UrbanHouse Media wins the GL events Oasys account

GL events Oasys has appointed UrbanHouse Media as its PR agency of choice. 23 Oct 2013

In2Ads awarded media management contract

Pine Crest and Pine Walk Centre have awarded In2Ads the mandate to sell branding space. 22 Oct 2013

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