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Brandnew Creative Agency wins Viva Gym account

Through-the-line agency Brandnew Creative Agency has announced the winning of the Viva Gym account, going up against some of the most revered names in the advertising marketing industry. Brandnew Creative Agency will be responsible for the full through-the-line integrated marketing and communications strategy which will include general brand strategy, quarterly campaign development, media buying, public relations, development of their digital strategy including social media as well as internal and external communications. 31 Aug 2015

Freelancers Writing Services signs up CAIA

Freelancers Writing Services has signed a nine-month PR contract with the Chemical and Allied Industries Association (CAIA) to extend its communications footprint into South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. CAIA is a member of the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA), the worldwide voice of the chemical industry, representing chemical manufacturers and producers all over the world and is recognised by UNEP. 28 Aug 2015

Tribeca adds three new clients to client base

Tribeca Public Relations, the award winning independent public relations agency, has added three new brands to its growing client base, including Cheapflights.co.za, Internet Solutions and the Edrington Group. 25 Aug 2015

Threesixoh celebrates GLRU contract renewal

Ellis Park Stadium (Pty) Ltd, commercial company of the Golden Lions Rugby Union, has extended its contract with Threesixoh after rolling out a successful Super Rugby season with the Emirates Lions and its 2015 Season Ticket campaign. 25 Aug 2015

GGi Communications adds Avroy Shlain to its client roster

Avroy Shlain, one of the largest direct selling beauty companies in South Africa, has appointed integrated communications agency GGi Communications as its PR agency of choice. GGi will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategy to leverage the growth of the business across consumer and business platforms and to boost product visibility. 24 Aug 2015

Nano Agency wins Mundipharma account

The Nano Agency has won the digital marketing as well as the ATL accounts for Munidpharma (Pty) Ltd Analgesic portfolio. 21 Aug 2015

Amplicon and Captive Minds announce partnership

Consumer-centric content, strategy and research agency Amplicon have just signed a partnership with UK-based strategic content agency Captive Minds. 19 Aug 2015

Joan Ramagoshi appoints Seven Colors Communications

Former Miss South Africa and businesswoman Joan Ramagoshi has appointed Seven Colors Communications to manage and lead all Public Relations and social marketing activities for the annual Women, The Real Architects of Society event. 6 Aug 2015

Butter Knife PR to manage communications for MoonBean

The MoonBean account has been awarded to the Cape Town based agency, Butter Knife PR. 6 Aug 2015

Limelight Media Consulting partners with Quantum Publishers

Limelight Media Consulting has announced their new long-term content partnership with Quantum Publishers. 5 Aug 2015

Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize wins global business for P&G Brands

Digital search marketing specialist, Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize, has been appointed global search marketing provider for P&G's Ariel detergent brand, for 25 countries. The agency has also been appointed to handle YouTube management for P&G's Olay brand for North America and greater Europe (UK, Germany, Spain) and part of the global search orientated team for the Head & Shoulders brand. 5 Aug 2015

TWO.AM appointed by Hasbro South Africa

TWO.AM Agency has been awarded the digital and social business for Hasbro South Africa, a multinational branded toy and game company. 3 Aug 2015

South African Tourism appoints FCB South Africa

South African Tourism announced the appointment of FCB South Africa as its lead marketing agency in the execution of its mandate to market South Africa as a tourist destination of choice to both domestic and international tourists. FCB South Africa's appointment is on a non-exclusive basis to provide SA Tourism with the development and execution of integrated marketing services, media buying, planning and coordination services globally for a period of three years effective 1 October 2015. 31 Jul 2015

Urban Brew Studios commissioned for local Disney Channel production

Urban Brew Studios has been commissioned to produce Disney Channel's first ever South African TV production, I ♥ Violetta. 31 Jul 2015

L'Opulence Lounge appoints SIMONSAYS

L'Opulence has officially opened its doors and appointed SIMONSAYS as the communications agency to ensure it's regarded as one of Sandton's finest culinary destinations. 30 Jul 2015

Kill Cliff South Africa appoints Jam Media

International functional recovery drink company, Kill Cliff Inc. 30 Jul 2015

Y&R appoints new head of electronic production

Y&R South Africa recently promoted Mthuli Bam, a senior TV producer that has been with the agency for more than half a decade, to head of electronic production. 30 Jul 2015

Etihad Airways appoints Cheil Network

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has appointed the Cheil Network to handle its global digital and social marketing activities, following a competitive pitch process held last month. 29 Jul 2015

Owen Kessel Leo Burnett wins McDonalds South Africa account

Global icon McDonald's has awarded its South African business to Owen Kessel Leo Burnett (OKLB), effective October 2015. 29 Jul 2015

Butter Knife PR gains Piper-Heidsieck and Cointreau accounts

The Piper-Heidsieck and Cointreau accounts have been awarded to Cape Town based agency, Butter Knife PR. 28 Jul 2015

Dubai-based PR agency selects DUO as its Africa partner

DUO Marketing + Communications has signed a partnership with Procre8 in Dubai to become their exclusive service channel for PR clients wanting to expand into Africa. This partnership will benefit Procre8's clients who wish to capitalise on the emerging growth in Africa's technology sector, and DUO's clients wanting to expand into the United Arab Emirates and other countries in the Middle East. 28 Jul 2015

GreenQueen wins Pitch & Polish PR account

GreenQueen Communications has won the Engen Pitch & Polish 2015 workshop and competition account for the fifth time. 28 Jul 2015

Flow Communications welcomes Flight Centre South Africa as a client

Flow Communications has been officially appointed by Flight Centre South Africa (Pty) Ltd to manage the Public Relations for all its brands. 27 Jul 2015

urban espresso to handle Andy Warhol collaboration launch

Italian eyewear brand, Retrosuperfuture®, has appointed boutique PR agency, urban espresso, to handle the PR for the brand's "SUPER x ANDY WARHOL" collaboration and exhibition in South Africa. 20 Jul 2015

Primedia Lifestyle Marketing Services signs Watercrest Mall

Primedia Unlimited's shopper marketing specialists Primedia Lifestyle Marketing Services has been named the onsite marketing services provider to Watercrest Mall, situated in the upper highway region of Durban. 20 Jul 2015

ARC South Africa gains two new accounts

CRM and direct agency, Arc South Africa has announced that, over the past two months, it has won two significant clients, Sunglass Hut and Cape Consumers. 16 Jul 2015

ENEL extends relationship with Saatchi & Saatchi

After an international pitch that involved the major communication agencies group worldwide, ENEL confirmed again Saatchi & Saatchi for the handling of its global advertising activity. 15 Jul 2015

Livewired PR wins The Gadget Shop

Livewired Public Relations, a strategic and creative PR agency has announced the recent win of The Gadget Shop, the latest addition to their portfolio of clients. 14 Jul 2015

MINI appoints Liquorice

Liquorice, a DigitasLBi company and one of Africa's leading digital agencies, has been appointed as MINI's social media agency in South Africa. 13 Jul 2015

Paddington Station PR wins Ethiopian Airlines

Africa's largest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has appointed Paddington Station PR for it's communication needs across the board for South Africa. 9 Jul 2015

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