Pendoring Special Section

FCB Joburg celebrates with 3 Gold, 5 Silvers and 4 Crafts at Pendorings
FCB Joburg celebrates with 3 Gold, 5 Silvers and 4 Crafts at Pendorings

FCB Joburg celebrated the end of the 10th month of 2019 with three Gold and five Silver Pendoring Awards for 'contagious' work for three iconic brands and a design for its agency refurbishment, as well as four prestigious Craft Awards...

Issued by FCB Joburg 11 Nov 2019

Joe Public United ranked #1 agency at 2019 Pendoring Awards for the second year running
Joe Public United ranked #1 agency at 2019 Pendoring Awards for the second year running

At this year's Pendoring Awards Joe Public United walked away with four Golds, nine Silvers, and eight Craft Certificates - making the agency group the number-one ranked agency for the second year running...

Issued by Joe Public United 8 Nov 2019

#Pendoring2019: Congratulations, Dorings!
#Pendoring2019: Congratulations, Dorings!

It was a night filled with cultural celebration, thrilling entertainment and big wins as the best creatives in Johannesburg gathered to celebrate creativity in our indigenous languages at the 24th Pendoring Indigenous Advertising Awards...

Issued by Pendoring 4 Nov 2019

The TBWA Hunt Lascaris team. Image supplied.
#Pendorings2019: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris's 'The Real Cost' speaks to the heart

TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris took top honours at last night's Pendoring Awards, claiming this year's Umpetha Award...

By Danette Breitenbach 1 Nov 2019

Team TBWA\Hunt Lascaris Johannesburg. Image supplied.
#Pendorings2019: Demonstrating the power of human truth in culturally-relevant content

Last week's Pendoring Awards saw a total of 21 golds handed out - 10 Golds, 4 Craft Golds and Campaign Golds and three Campaign Craft Golds...

By Danette Breitenbach 1 Nov 2019

The Pendoring Awards to celebrate creative work in indigenous languages on 31 October at UJ Art Centre
The Pendoring Awards to celebrate creative work in indigenous languages on 31 October at UJ Art Centre

Exceptional work created in South Africa's 10 indigenous national languages will be awarded Gold or Silver Pendorings, with the highlight of the evening being the Prestigious Umpetha Award...

Issued by Pendoring 28 Oct 2019

Joe Public's Xolisa Dyeshana, Tshepo Mogorosi and Tshepo Tumahole, responsible for this year's Pendoring campaign.
#Pendorings2019: "An English campaign you can only understand in the vernac"

The 2019 Pendoring Awards are just around the corner, taking place on 31 October, celebrating their 24th year of putting indigenous SA advertising at the forefront. Here, the Joe Public United creative team - last year's overall Umpetha winner, translates the meaning behind their work on this year's Pendoring campaign...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Oct 2019

When you grow taal you can grow taller
When you grow taal you can grow taller

This year's Pendoring Awards proved to be an evening that showcased the talents of vibrant Joe Publicans and their brand partners - clients intent on producing content that is authentic, moving and meaningful...

Issued by Joe Public United 5 Nov 2018

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#Pendoring2018: Lucky number 13

Thirteen is lucky for some and last night it was certainly Joe Public's lucky number. The agency dominated the Pendoring Awards, taking home 13 golds plus the Prestigious Umpetha Award...

By Danette Breitenbach 2 Nov 2018

The Pendoring Awards 2018. Image: Danette Breitenbach.
#Pendoring2018: All the winners!

The 2018 Pendoring winners have been announced at a prestigious gala event that took place at the University of Johannesburg's Art Centre earlier this evening...

1 Nov 2018

Pendoring judges. © .
Pendoring Awards announces 2018 finalists

The 2018 Pendoring Awards finalists have been announced...

8 Oct 2018

BizTrends 2019 is here!
BizTrends 2019 is here!

2019 is almost here and with it your annual invitation to join BizTrends...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2018

Creativity without limits has the potential to set new standards
Creativity without limits has the potential to set new standards

Keldermeester Versameling labels earn Pendoring Award for Just Design...

Issued by Just Design 29 Nov 2017

7Films winning at Loeries 2017.
7Films on their incredible 'story first' 2017

Production company 7Films lets us on their successful year on the overseas award track as well as the local recognition they received from the Loeries, where they ranked second best in the land for TV, film and video production; the Pendorings, where they were ranked third overall - including agencies, and more...

By Leigh Andrews 24 Nov 2017

Justin van Alphen, portfolio manager NBD at Ads24; with Siphokazi Mestile, account manager; and Ntando Msibi, copywriter on all three Pendoring-winning spots.
#Pendoring2017: Praat met... The Odd Number

The Pendoring Awards' top-ranked The Odd Number shares why it's important for creatives and brands alike to talk to their target audience in a language they understand and feel...

By Leigh Andrews 24 Nov 2017

L to R: Pieter Verwey (creative director) with the Pendoring in hand, Karen Meiring (director and head of Kyknet), Michelle Porter (client service director), and Aldri van Jaarsveld (managing director/art director).
#Pendoring2017: Praat met... Black Khaki

The Pendoring Awards not only reward marketing communication in all of SA's indigenous languages apart from English, they've also created their own ranking. Here, joint fourth-ranked Black Khaki shares, "You don't have to be English, wear a three-piece suit, or have the old-school English tie to be creative..."

By Leigh Andrews 23 Nov 2017

Joe Public United at #Pendoring2017.
#Pendoring2017: Praat met... Joe Public United

Here's why the Pendoring Awards' second-ranked Joe Public United believes Madiba's sentiment that when you speak to someone in their mother-tongue, you really do speak to their hearts.

By Leigh Andrews 22 Nov 2017

Abnormal Group at #Pendoring2017.
#Pendoring2017: Praat met... Abnormal Group

The Pendoring Awards not only reward marketing communication in all of SA's indigenous languages apart from English, they've also created their own ranking. I found out why fifth-ranked Abnormal Group believes brands need to realise the power of mother-tongue communication in preserving our heritage...

By Leigh Andrews 21 Nov 2017

Advertising agency, The Odd Number is at the top of this year’s Pendoring ranking - image credit: .
#Pendoring2017: Official ranking of the winners and finalists!

With a total of 64 points, the Johannesburg based advertising agency The Odd Number, winner of the 2017 Pendoring Umpetha Award, has emerged at the top of this year's Pendoring ranking...

14 Nov 2017

Pendoring adoring Ogilvy's 'Silly Spender'
Pendoring adoring Ogilvy's 'Silly Spender'

A Zulu television commercial about a woman wasting her money buying porcelain dogs was a big winner for MultiChoice DStv and Ogilvy Johannesburg at the 2017 Pendoring Awards...

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 14 Nov 2017

The Odd Number team © .
#Pendoring2017: Lucky number two!

This year's main Pendoring winners are up-and-coming, relatively young agencies who are showing their mettle using local insights to create excellent, truly South African work...

By Danette Breitenbach 30 Oct 2017

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ALL THE #PENDORING2017 WINNERS!

The 2017 Pendoring winners were announced in front of a packed and appreciative audience at the glittering annual awards evening at Vodacom World in Midrand tonight...

27 Oct 2017

#Pendoring2017: Celebrating creativity only SA would understand
#Pendoring2017: Celebrating creativity only SA would understand

The 2017 Pendoring Awards are taking place tonight, Friday, 27 October 2017 at Vodaworld. Carl Willoughby, ECD at OpenCo, lets us in on the essence of this year's Pendoring campaign...

By Leigh Andrews 26 Oct 2017

It's all systems go for Pendoring's glittering gala event
It's all systems go for Pendoring's glittering gala event

This year's Pendoring Awards ceremony on 27 October at Vodacom World, Midrand, promises to be yet another unparalleled advertising extravaganza...

Issued by Pendoring 11 Oct 2017

Mzansi Magic continues to delight viewers with prime local content... making its debut as Pendoring sponsor
Mzansi Magic continues to delight viewers with prime local content... making its debut as Pendoring sponsor

By providing a wide range of prime, local-content programmes in six South African languages, TV channel Mzansi Magic (161) has earned itself the sought-after position of ‘most viewed' on the DStv bouquet...

Issued by Pendoring 28 Sep 2017

Pendoring judges. Images supplied.
Finalists ready for Pendoring reveal

The Pendoring finalists once again reflect the richness of South Africa's cultural and language diversity, as 27 South African advertising agencies have produced 98 finalists in all of SA's indigenous languages (excluding English)...

21 Sep 2017

Sum of 21 set to produce pulsating audiovisual content for Pendoring gala event
Sum of 21 set to produce pulsating audiovisual content for Pendoring gala event

The Pendoring Advertising Awards have appointed Sum of 21 Academy, skills development school of Etiket Brand Design, to produce the audiovisual presentation for its prestigious gala event on 27 October...

Issued by Pendoring 31 Aug 2017

Virseker backs Pendoring all the way
Virseker backs Pendoring all the way

Proudly Afrikaans insurance brand Virseker has underlined its passion for the language with the announcement of its co-sponsorship of the 2017 Pendoring Advertising Awards...

Issued by Pendoring 11 Aug 2017

Miami, here I come!
Miami, here I come!

2016 Pendoring Umpetha-winner embarks on a new advertising adventure in the USA...

Issued by Pendoring 25 Jul 2017

2017 Pendoring judges seasoned experts
2017 Pendoring judges seasoned experts

Entries for the 2017 Pendoring Advertising Awards, which promotes and rewards excellence in indigenous language advertising, will once again be judged by the cream of South Africa's creative crop...

Issued by Pendoring 21 Jul 2017

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