Ireland/Davenport #TheDress campaign becomes a global phenomenon - Ireland/DavenportA campaign for the Salvation Army South Africa, conceptualised and implemented within 24 hours by Ireland/Davenport, became a global phenomenon on Friday 6 March. Within mere hours of appearing in The Times newspaper, the ad went viral and by that evening it was a global feature story, appearing in some of the world's most respected media including CNN, NBC, The Telegraph, The Washington Post and Huffington Post. 13 Mar 2015 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport adds a splash of colour to its client portfolio with Plascon - Ireland/DavenportThe 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. 4 Mar 2015 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport 'unskippable' at Bookmarks Awards 2015 - Ireland/DavenportIreland 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. 3 Mar 2015 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport scoops the annual AdFocus 2014 Leaders of the Year award - Ireland/DavenportPhilip Ireland, John Davenport, Susan Napier and Adene Van Der Walt were joint winners of The Annual AdFocus 2014 Agency Leader of the Year award. They were awarded for their shared role in establishing Ireland/Davenport as one of the industry's fastest growing, most respected communications agencies. The accolade is testament to the agency's true spirit of partnership. 1 Dec 2014 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport backs Bakone through its Enterprise Development programme - Ireland/DavenportIreland/Davenport, through its Enterprise Development (ED) programme, is providing an opportunity for the development of a new creative agency that is the brainchild of Joel Lebethe. 7 Nov 2014 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport launches new content division - VIRUS - Ireland/DavenportThrough the line advertising agency Ireland/Davenport has bolstered its offering with a new content division aptly named VIRUS. Co-developed with Nevo Hadas of &Innovation and staffed with industry stalwarts, the division will add significantly to the agency's offering mix. 21 Oct 2014 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport proves that big ideas can make a big difference for South African Tourism - Ireland/DavenportIreland/Davenport has partnered with South African Tourism to produce a pioneering piece of destination marketing - an integrated campaign that shows that it is the heartfelt connections one makes with the people of South Africa rather than just the scenic beauty one experiences that sets South Africa apart. 30 Jul 2014 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport find an opportunity in the Amazon - Ireland/DavenportWhat do you do when a client asks you for a truly unique and captivating concept for a campaign? Where do you look for something genuinely beautiful and out of this world? When Investec Asset Management gave this challenge to Ireland/Davenport they found their answer in the Amazon. 14 Nov 2012 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport builds a 'doll house' for Habitat for Humanity - Ireland/DavenportWhen Ireland/Davenport approached Habitat for Humanity to assist with their annual report, there was never going to be a standard approach and predictable result. 9 Nov 2012 Read more >>

The PromaxBDA Africa conference, held at the Sandton Convention Centre recently, saw advertising agency Ireland/Davenport garner five gold and three silver awards on the night. 2 Nov 2012 Read more >>

The 2012 Loerie Awards left Johannesburg-based advertising agency Ireland/Davenport clearing some cabinet space after they scooped ten awards. 25 Sep 2012 Read more >>

Last Thursday, 17 May 2012, Ireland/Davenport was awarded Gauteng Agency of the Year for its performance in 2011 at Finweek's AdReview. 18 May 2012 Read more >>

Become friends with Mugabe and free his country - Ireland/DavenportIn an aim to collect signatures to end the pain and suffering of the Zimbabwean people, ad agency Ireland/Davenport has conceptualised a social media campaign to 'free Zimbabwe', by just asking the public if they would like to be friends with Robert Mugabe. 2 Jun 2011 Read more >>

South Africa's multi-award winning advertising agency Ireland/Davenport recently made the top three in the list of group agencies at The One Show awards. 23 May 2011 Read more >>

Advertising agency Ireland/Davenport was recently awarded at Britain's D&AD Awards for Best 'Integrated Campaign' for their work done on The Walking Dead for Fox International Channels and Top TV. 5 May 2011 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport wins international pitch - Ireland/DavenportAs the only South African advertising agency to be invited, Ireland/Davenport recently won the pitch on the global launch of a new TV series from Fox International called The Walking Dead. 3 Mar 2011 Read more >>

Innovation, ideas, Ireland/Davenport - Ireland/DavenportInnovation has always been and remains synonymous with the BMW brand. BMW's latest campaign around infotainment and in-car internet cleverly illustrates this. And ad agency Ireland/Davenport's tongue-in-cheek creative will drive home the message to consumers. 17 Nov 2010 Read more >>

Advertising agency Ireland/Davenport recently added the coveted South African Tourism account: Global and Local to their growing roster. 11 Oct 2010 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport, the Johannesburg-based advertising agency, which celebrates five successful years in business this year, has been awarded the MTN Africa FIFA project. Ireland/Davenport will partner with Switch Branding & Design in the fulfillment of this campaign. 15 Mar 2010 Read more >>

Ireland/Davenport goes to great depths with new BMW TV commercial - Ireland/DavenportThere was no telling just how far Ireland/Davenport was prepared to go in order to find the best way to highlight BMW's EfficientDynamics philosophy. Or in this instance, it was more a case of just how far down they were prepared to go, as the agency plunged to the depths of the Red Sea to communicate BMW's environmentally conscious message in the latest TV commercial for the brand. 13 Aug 2008 Read more >>

JF Kennedy said, “One man can make a difference and he has the duty to try.” Fortunately, in the case of the Soweto Rugby Club, more than one man or woman believed in this philosophy. A team of media industry experts spearheaded by Ireland/Davenport and Frieze Films have collaborated on a pro bono basis to create a TV commercial aimed at heightening awareness of the Soweto Rugby Club. 5 Mar 2008 Read more >>

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Ireland/Davenport has been awarded the much-coveted Investec advertising account. Following a hotly-contested tender process, the business was allocated in a final pitch between the remaining three agencies: Ogilvy Johannesburg, Jupiter Drawing Room and Ireland/Davenport. 1 Nov 2007 Read more >>

Just eighteen months since being awarded the prestigious BMW account in October 2005, Ireland/Davenport has received an international accolade rewarding them for their extraordinary creativity in BMW advertising. At the fourth annual BMW Advertising Awards held in Brussels last week, the agency walked away with first place in the Creative Print category for their tactical print advert for BMW's Night Vision technology. 1 Jun 2007 Read more >>

Fledgling agency Ireland/Davenport has been crowned Best Small Agency at the 2007 Ad Review Awards. This Award forms the highlight of a hugely successful 18 months for the young agency since founding members Philip Ireland and John Davenport opened their doors for business in October 2005. 9 May 2007 Read more >>

Johannesburg, 15th May 2006: Five months after being awarded the prestigious BMW advertising account, fledgling creative hotshop Ireland/Davenport today launched the agency's first new TV commercial for the brand. Shot in the Netherlands utilising the moving sculptures of world-renowned artist Theo Jansen, the commercial, entitled "Kinetic Sculptures" highlights BMW's market leadership in the fields of technology and innovation. 15 May 2006 Read more >>