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Terence Neale features at Ad of the Month at Creative Circle - Egg Films
Terence Neale features at Ad of the Month at Creative Circle

Careers 24 directed by Terence Neale features at Ad of the Month at Creative Circle Awards

Issued by Egg Films 6 Mar 2015 10:03

Ogilvy & Mather clinches number one spot on Creative Circle rankings for third year running
Ogilvy & Mather clinches number one spot on Creative Circle rankings for third year running

Ogilvy & Mather (O&M) South Africa was announced as the number one ranked creative agency in the country at the SA Creative Circle this week, with O&M Cape Town taking first spot in the individual agency rankings closely followed with O&M Johannesburg in second place.

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather SA 6 Mar 2015 09:35

Boomtown hires production manager to bring ideas to life - Boomtown
Boomtown hires production manager to bring ideas to life

Tanya Phillipson has joined Boomtown as its production manager and is tasked with making challenging creative concepts a reality.

Issued by Boomtown 5 Mar 2015 10:56

Ireland/Davenport adds a splash of colour to its client portfolio with Plascon - Ireland/Davenport
Ireland/Davenport adds a splash of colour to its client portfolio with Plascon

The Ireland/Davenport team is adding a splash of 'blue chip' colour to its portfolio after recently winning the Plascon account. The account is an exciting addition to the ever increasing list of leading South African brands the agency has acquired recently.

Issued by Ireland/Davenport 4 Mar 2015 09:37

Dani Hynes of Egg Films embraces the spirit of Ubuntu that NIVEA 'Care is Beautiful' embraces - Egg Films
Dani Hynes of Egg Films embraces the spirit of Ubuntu that NIVEA 'Care is Beautiful' embraces

After an incredibly busy stint, that saw Dani complete five ads back to back in a few months, her last project was a real heart and soul campaign which involved the community, whilst also helping to improve their lives. This aptly demonstrates what the NIVEA Care is Beautiful initiative is all about. Dani worked closely alongside the creatives Stuart Stobbs and Toni Hughes, from 1886, an FCB South Africa group company that brought this to life. The commercial and three documentary pieces were created all directed by Dani Hynes and produced by her team at Egg Films.

Issued by Egg Films 3 Mar 2015 12:21

Ireland/Davenport 'unskippable' at Bookmarks Awards 2015 - Ireland/Davenport
Ireland/Davenport 'unskippable' at Bookmarks Awards 2015

Ireland Davenport have made a huge 'play' in the digital space by taking home two silvers and a bronze at the seventh edition of the Bookmarks Awards held in Newtown. The IAB Bookmarks Awards honours those individuals, agencies and brands that have achieved excellence in digital creative work and execution.

Issued by Ireland/Davenport 3 Mar 2015 12:04

Tristyn von Berg joins Velocity Afrika - Velocity Afrika
Tristyn von Berg joins Velocity Afrika

The Velocity Afrika office is thrilled at the arrival of a new member - Tristyn von Berg - to their creative team. The young award-winning director joins the company from Velocity Films with a body of work made up of narrative storytelling, humour and a growing portfolio of online content.

Issued by Velocity Afrika 27 Feb 2015 12:04

Stepping away from a Mac to #MakeChange - The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town
Stepping away from a Mac to #MakeChange

Jupiter's simple approach has massive impact

Issued by The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town 27 Feb 2015 11:28

Promise achieves Level 2 BBBEE rating - Promise Brand Specialists
Promise achieves Level 2 BBBEE rating

Promise has invested a great deal of time and capital into the implementation of best BEE practice.

Issued by Promise Brand Specialists 27 Feb 2015 10:35

Introducing the Hummingbird content production pipeline - Hummingbird Group
Introducing the Hummingbird content production pipeline

Built to service our own long-form projects, the new Hummingbird content pipeline introduces a new level of excellence in visual effects and post-production.

Issued by Hummingbird Group 25 Feb 2015 17:13

NOTXCS project coming to Design Indaba
NOTXCS project coming to Design Indaba

Get a front row ticket to preview the NOT X Chris Saunders project, coming to the Design Indaba Festival from the 25th to 27th of February at the CTFC lounge.

Issued by Wunderbrand 25 Feb 2015 11:40

Ignite Joe Public continues growing partnership with Knorr - Joe Public
Ignite Joe Public continues growing partnership with Knorr

After specialist below-the-line agency, Ignite Joe Public, succeeded in a 2014 win of Knorr Soup, the agency continues to pioneer exciting new ideas into the Knorr business, and this year it's with Knorr Salad Dressings. The team was awarded the business in January 2015 after an inspiring thinking presentation that wowed the new client.

Issued by Joe Public 25 Feb 2015 11:23

Promise Digital wins Brutal Fruit - Promise Digital
Promise Digital wins Brutal Fruit

SAB-Miller has appointed Promise Digital as Brutal Fruit's sole digital agency effective 1st April 2015.

Issued by Promise Digital 25 Feb 2015 11:18

Senior talent at Lowe + Partners to judge at D&AD, Cannes and Apex - Lowe + Partners SA
Senior talent at Lowe + Partners to judge at D&AD, Cannes and Apex

Following on from Kirk Gainsford, the ECD of Lowe Cape Town, being selected as a judge at Cannes Lions 2014, it has just been announced that Joanina Pastoll, ECD: Design & Promotions at Lowe Johannesburg has been selected to be a judge at this year's Cannes Lion Awards. Joanina was also the Jury President for Design at the recent London International Awards in Las Vegas. In addition to this, Bruce Anderson, ECD at Lowe Johannesburg has been selected to be a judge at the upcoming D&AD Awards in March.

Issued by Lowe + Partners SA 25 Feb 2015 10:27

Corporate and Investment Banking from Barclays Africa banks on Publicis Machine - Publicis Machine
Corporate and Investment Banking from Barclays Africa banks on Publicis Machine

Publicis Machine is proud to announce that it has won the Barclays Africa Corporate and Investment Banking business, and been officially appointed to manage below-the-line (BTL) communications on this prestigious account for the next three years.

Issued by Publicis Machine 24 Feb 2015 11:46

Simplicity is really complicated - The Mouse that Roared
Simplicity is really complicated

Some of the best-loved advertising campaigns in the world have been the simplest.

By Kevin Kleynhans, Issued by The Mouse that Roared 24 Feb 2015 11:22

Lowe Cape Town wins silver at digital awards - Lowe + Partners SA
Lowe Cape Town wins silver at digital awards

The Jenna Lowe #GetMeto21 campaign conceptualised by Lowe + Partners Cape Town has won silver at South Africa's premier digital awards, the IAB Bookmarks.

Issued by Lowe + Partners SA 20 Feb 2015 11:54

Pollen and TBWA Johannesburg create a mind-blowing augmented reality experience for Appletiser - Hummingbird Group
Pollen and TBWA Johannesburg create a mind-blowing augmented reality experience for Appletiser

Pollen and TBWA have launched a ground-breaking augmented reality experience for Appletiser, written and directed by Graeme Carr, with Shane Forbes, Vincent Osmond & Mike Groenewald (CD) from TBWA for Appletisers Valentine's Day promotion.

Issued by Hummingbird Group 19 Feb 2015 12:45

Commercials guru Dan Roberts partners with Quizzical Pictures
Commercials guru Dan Roberts partners with Quizzical Pictures

Quizzical Pictures is delighted to announce that commercials director Dan Roberts is joining their team.

Issued by Quizzical Pictures 19 Feb 2015 10:48

Jupiter brings paper to life with new Design Indaba ad - The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town
Jupiter brings paper to life with new Design Indaba ad

A simple approach that calls for change

Issued by The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town 19 Feb 2015 10:03