Stonewall+ celebrates a decade in business with a bumper 2007!

Digital marketing agency, Stonewall+, recorded a bumper year in 2007 that has seen the agency achieve record growth alongside significant account gains. The agency also celebrated its 10th year in business, which again demonstrates the manner in which the company has matured into a leading player within an industry that is growing and flourishing.
The agency now boasts a team of over 30 staff members in Johannesburg and Cape Town, who've been instrumental in growing the agency to its current size and stature. Stonewall+ now delivers internationally acclaimed work for some of South Africa's leading marketers and brands.

"Our success is largely a result of an incredibly dedicated and talented team of designers, strategists, programmers and account managers, without whom Stonewall+ would not be able to provide such a unique product," says Jacques Nel, Managing Director at Stonewall+. "Our staff has grown from a solo setup, to a 30-person nationwide operation, all of whom have contributed to the unique Stonewall+ culture."

2007 highlights include:

  • Creative Director, Adam Whitehouse judging the One Show Awards in New York and the local Loerie Awards.
  • Bronze Loerie for Miller Genuine Draft Website
  • Extended and revamped office premises in Johannesburg & Cape Town
  • CEO, Ben Wagner featured as key note speaker at Mobile & Web, New Media Conference (Jhb) and Reshaping Media Conference (CT & Jhb)
  • Strategy Director, Evan Milton featured as key note speaker at Reshaping Media Conference (CT & Jhb)
  • Implemented a company policy of green awareness and recycling

Stonewall account gains 2007:

Bid or Buy
Convergence Online
Gallo Images
General Motors (Cadillac, Chevrolet, Hummer, Isuzu, Opel)
Gold Reef Resorts
Hectic Nine9 (SABC2)
Lifestyle Dynamics
One Digital Media
Thai Airways

Stonewall existing accounts:

Anglo American
Aspen Pharmacare
First National Bank
Graham Beck Wines
Johannesburg Stock Exchange
Lowe Bull
Miller Genuine Draft
Old Mutual
Red Bull
SA Tourism
Webber Wenzel Bowens
2008 promises a fresh re-branding of the agency as well as a roster of exciting projects and opportunities to produce superior work with their clients.

The Stonewall+ team look forward to another year – and another decade – of groundbreaking creative, strategic and technical work in the ever-evolving digital marketing domain.

About Stonewall+

Stonewall+, the digital marketing agency, serves world-class companies and marketers such as Anglo American, Aspen Pharmacare, First National Bank, General Motors, Investec, JSE, Miller Genuine Draft, Nepad, Old Mutual, SA Tourism, Siemens and Red Bull.

Stonewall+ engages with clients to effect change on a strategic level first, before creating user-centric experiences that build brands and transform the way in which people interact with them. Founded in 1997, Stonewall+ has been highly acknowledged for broadcast and interactive projects locally and internationally, whilst been published in three international Taschen publications.

With offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Stonewall+ makes it possible for businesses around South Africa, and the world, to strengthen their brands in the digital and online environment.

14 Dec 2007 10:58