FCB Africa and FCB Cape Town win new business in Africa

FCB Africa and FCB Cape Town have been awarded the French micro lending company, Advans, account.The contract is to develop a new marketing and brand strategy for Advans in Africa. 17 Nov 2014

AfricaCom 2013 teams up with Networx PR

Informa Telecoms & Media has reappointed Networx PR to get the word out for the 2013 AfricaCom conference and exhibition taking place in Cape Town 12-14 November. 3 Jul 2013

Carat wins Coca-Cola account in Southern and East Africa

Media agency Carat has established itself in east and southern Africa by winning the Coca-Cola account in six countries within the region. 25 Feb 2011

Zanzibar Datacom chooses MagnaQuest's MQSubscribe

MagnaQuest, a global customer management and billing solution provider, announced that its flagship product, MQSubscribe has been chosen by Zanzibar Datacom to managing its broadband subscription business. 17 Jul 2008

Moringa Ogilvy has been awarded Warid Telecom account in Uganda.
22 Jan 2008

Z appoints Roots Marketing Communications

Z, Tanzania's fourth cellular communications provider, has awarded through-the-line advertising agency, Roots Marketing Communications, with its advertising account. 5 Apr 2007

Daikin appoints Starcom Africa

In a drive to create awareness and increase sales in Africa, Daikin Air-conditioners tasked Starcom Africa to promote its products. 28 Feb 2007

New accounts for Suburban

  • Korean agency, Cheil Communications, has appointed Suburban’s Miles Goodall to shoot and direct the Samsung ‘Time check’ commercial in Kenya.
  • BBDO New York has appointed Miles Goodall through Saville Productions (northern America) to shoot and direct the Oral B ‘Human Eye’ commercial, which will flight in America, Canada and Asia.
  • Lowe Bull has appointed Suburban’s talented, young director, Dave Meinert to direct the Unilever Omo ‘Shoelace’ spot.
  • JWT Paris has appointed Miles Goodall through Hamster Publicite (France) to shoot and direct the Panzani ‘Butterflies’ TV commercial. 26 Feb 2007

  • Local and international account gains for HKLM

    Brand company, HKLM, has secured significant new business for 2007, adding several leading local and international organisations to its client list. 15 Feb 2007

    Red Flag to join forces with Nigeria's Organised M.E.S.S

    Red Flag marketing, design and PR is proud to announce its official partnership with Nigeria's Organised Media and Entertainment Support Services (Organised M.E.S.S). 23 Jan 2007

    HMC Seswa Corporate Communications appointed as PR company for Stephan Welz & Co.

    Stephan Welz & Co. is a long established auction specialist company with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town. 6 Dec 2006

    Admakers appointed to market unique property development in Seychelles

    Admakers International (Pty) Ltd has been appointed to handle the marketing and public relations of a prestigious marina development in the Seychelles. 27 Feb 2006

    Lithotech wins Kenya's vote

    Bidvest-owned Lithotech, one of South Africa's largest business forms manufacturer, was awarded the international tender to print the referendum ballot papers for Kenya's proposed new constitution. 25 Jan 2006

    HKLM wraps up 2005 with a host of new clients

    Harwood Kirsten Leigh McCoy (HKLM) has sealed a successful year by adding a number of new local and international blue-chip organisations to its client list. 8 Dec 2005

    Total Media to grow Instant Grass

    PR consultancy, Total Media, has been appointed to handle the public relations portfolio for youth insight agency, Instant Grass. 2 Oct 2005

    Target Group Index (TGI) expands into East Africa

    Consumer Insight, one of the largest pan African Research houses has successfully launched TGI covering Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. 17 Jul 2005

    An excellent quality of African Life at Mozzarella Creative Solutions

    African Life Assurance has chosen Mozzarella Creative Solutions to launch the 2.2 billion Rand company into Tanzania. 12 May 2005

    New clients for HKLM

    Harwood Kirsten Leigh McCoy, (HKLM), kick-started its year with a number of new clients from a diversity of industries internationally and locally. 6 Feb 2005

    Microsoft Africa appoints Signal Room

    Design and communication specialist, Signalroom has been appointed by Microsoft Africa to handle its integrated marketing requirements in West, East and Central Africa. 1 Feb 2005

    Quatar Airways appoints Starcom Africa

    Starcom Africa has been appointed to handle the media planning and buying for Quatar Airways in Africa whilst Starcom's local office will be handing the South African media account. 13 Oct 2004

    Recent account gains for Tomcat Advertising

    - Tomcat Advertising have been awarded the design and development of the Africa Growth Agenda financial publication. 8 Sep 2004

    Ogilvy Africa wins Stanbic Africa

    Ogilvy Africa has won the highly sought after Stanbic Africa account. 13 May 2004

    Tanzanian airline Precision Air appoints BrandNew Advertising

    Tanzania's fast growing airline Precision Air, has appointed BrandNew Advertising as their South Africa communications agency. 17 Feb 2004

    BrandNew has been appointed communications agency to Kenya Airways – The Pride of Africa.

    Kenya Airways has appointed BrandNew as their communications agency for Southern Africa. 13 Aug 2003

    New accounts for The Group Branding & Design

    Innovative young creative and branding consultancy, The Group Branding & Design, based in Parktown, Johannesburg, has made the following new client acquisitions: * Mauritius Breweries Ltd; * Bank of Athens; * Shield Chemicals (new product development); * QMS SA (skincare); * Martin & Martin (packaging). 24 Mar 2003

    Recent pitches won by The Event Production Company

    Recent pitches won by The Event Production Company (Karen Ashwin) include the Nedcore Nth Degree Roadshow; an industrial theatre piece for Lafarge Cement in France; the launch of the MFSA; the DTI Consumer Protection Awards; Telkom ICT Journalist of the Year Awards; and a series of conferences for Coca Cola in the Seychelles and Mauritius. 24 Mar 2003

    New clients for Y&R Gitam Direct

    Y&R Gitam Direct has scooped the Xerox business for South Africa, Hofmeyr Herbstein and Gihwala's though-the-line account, as well as Securicor Kenya's marketing account. 22 Aug 2002

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