The event, Digital Edge Live, is packed with big names from the digital industry and Shipley will be up against Graham Warsop (The Jupiter Drawing Room), Ivan Moroke (TBWA) and Alistair King (KingJames) in his scheduled bout.
Shipley is co-founder of BBDO South Africa that was established in May 1994, proudly the first agency born in the new South Africa. Together with his creative partner of 17 years, Mike Schalit, Shipley has lead the agency to great heights having won three Cannes Grand Prix awards and being ranked as the number one agency at the 2011 Loeries and 2011 Creative Rankings.
Shipley has always been idealistic about South Africa and the advertising industry's potential. "I am excited that there is a growing acceptance and appreciation that breakthrough creativity can be the most powerful catalyst for changing the world and the world of brands," he says. To see Shipley in action, don't miss Digital Edge Live tomorrow!
Tickets are still available for the event at a cost of R1 550 excluding VAT. The event begins at 14:00 and will extend over four hours. Tickets include free secure parking, coffee, tea, snacks and bar and entertainment. The event's main sponsor is NATIVE with Pmailer and Vidamo having stepped up as ringside sponsors.
Those interested in attending can visit http://www.thedigitaledge.co.za/live
to book tickets.