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Young Gun Films

We're a professional production company specialising in Luxury Lifestyle and Automotive Film/Commercial Production. We bring your creative vision to life!

Jellyfish South Africa

PPC, SEO & Social, Creative, Optimisation & Analytics. We bring multiple channels of digital marketing together to create the perfect digital journey.

delvv.io

delvv.io is a technology platform that allows brands and agencies to access professional feedback from an on demand network of +120k creative and marketing professionals.

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Episode 174: Simple, efficient, agency software with Magnetic.

Date: 19 May 2016
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