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Taweni Gondwe Xaba has been appointed as MD of The Hardy Boys. Source: Supplied.
The Hardy Boys- a Wunderman Thompson company- announced on Monday that Taweni Gondwe-Xaba is its new managing director. 12 Jun 2023 Read more

The Hardy Boys sign MOU to support KZN Children's Hospital refurbishment
The KwaZulu-Natal Children's Hospital was once a beacon of hope - a place where sick children could gaze out from their hospital beds and watch the ocean. Where warm sun and sea air wafted through the windows to provide healing and comfort. 26 Oct 2022 Read more

The Hardy Boys help 'senior pawfessionals' nab the job of a lifetime
Senior dogs and cats in shelters aren't usually chosen first, but that doesn't mean they don't make great companions. While the bounding puppies and mischievous kittens tend to beat out the competition with the cute factor, senior animals are often overlooked despite the special 'skills' that make them ideal family pets. 19 Sep 2022 Read more

The Hardy Boys fly the Durban flag as only KZN agency to feature in Kantar's Top 10 adverts
Durban-based advertising agency, The Hardy Boys (THB) - A Wunderman Thompson Company - are celebrating their TVC for Nola Mayonnaise, 'Embracing new ways' being featured in the Top 10 of South Africa's Best Liked Ads of Q4 2021. 27 Jun 2022 Read more

The Hardy Boys, solving creative mysteries since 1994
The Hardy Boys pay it forward as they celebrate 25 years 29 Oct 2019 Read more

Follow Your Nose ad makes Top 10 Best Liked Ads for Q2 2019
The Hardy Boys' latest Rajah TVC is ranked 7th in South Africa for Q2 by Kantar. 15 Oct 2019 Read more

Is your brand purpose making consumers' hearts beat faster?
THB's senior strategist shares her insights in the latest BrandZ Report 8 Oct 2019 Read more

Ogilvy & The Hardy Boys co-locate to shared office space
Ogilvy and The Hardy Boys (THB), two agencies that form part of WPP, the creative transformation company, have moved to shared offices at the historic Lion Match Factory. 23 Sep 2019 Read more

At The Hardy Boys, the future tastes good
The Hardy Boys celebrate Rama pitch win 25 Jun 2019 Read more

Thobeka Sibiya joins The Hardy Boys as senior strategist
Senior strategist, Thobeka Sibiya joined THB in January 2019. Hailing from FCB Africa as a strategic planner based in Johannesburg, Thobeka relocated to the sunny shores of Durban to be a part of The Hardy Boys' creative agency, revealing it was the forward-thinking agency culture and talented people that attracted her to this role. 24 Jun 2019 Read more

Bongi Mhlongo joins The Hardy Boys as creative director
The Hardy Boys is proud to announce creative director, Bongi Mhlongo (affectionately known as "Bon") officially joined the agency in January 2019. "The Hardy boys and I have always had a working relationship. The only difference now is that we have finally taken our relationship to a new level... we've moved in together." 20 Jun 2019 Read more

The Hardy Boys bag 7 awards in 1 week
The Hardy Boys are elated to have won seven reputable awards in a week. The agency received accolades from the prestigious African Excellence and Assegai Awards respectively for creating thought-provoking work that stood out from the rest. 13 Nov 2018 Read more

WPP team Unilever/Africa look on the sunny side
Integrated WPP team wins Sunlight business across Africa 8 Aug 2018 Read more

An office that will give you a serious case of the wants
Advertising trailblazers The Hardy Boys (THB) are the new kids on the block in the iconic Lion Match Office Park. Entering its 24th year of operation, THB was formally based in Riverhorse Valley. The award-winning integrated agency is now thriving in the dynamic hub of one of Durban's trendiest neighbourhoods. 9 May 2018 Read more

Durban ad agency challenges its national counterparts
The Hardy Boys Scoops 2012 AdReview Durban Agency of the Year 30 May 2012 Read more