Ogilvy & Mather South Africa is aware of the negative reaction to its Feed a Child television commercial. It was not in our intention to offend in anyway. We deeply regret this incident and want to unreservedly apologise.
Ogilvy & Mather South Africa has announced the promotion of Joanna Oosthuizen to National Managing Director of Ogilvy Public Relations (Ogilvy PR) South Africa.
Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg soared high at this year’s Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, being awarded the first Cannes Lions Grand Prix for Radio in the storied history of Ogilvy & Mather worldwide for its tongue-in-cheek ‘Give Me Strength’ campaign for Lucozade.
Ogilvy & Mather South Africa (O&M SA) shined on Tuesday night’s Apex Awards, garnering five awards including three silvers.
Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town awarded takes the overall accolade as well as bagged Large Agency of the Year, Agency’s Choice and the Creative Champions award. Chief Creative Officer, Chris Gotz, was also named Advertising Achiever of the Year.
South Africans worry a lot. They worry about the traffic, the crime, the weather, petrol prices, work, their children, the state of the nation and how much they’re worrying about worrying. Sadly, excessive worrying can be debilitating, often preventing people from living their lives to the full. This was the key insight Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg (O&M JHB) tapped into when it came up with the idea for the integrated “Don’t worry. Be Hollard” campaign.
Ogilvy Public Relations South Africa (Ogilvy PR) shone again at the annual PRISA PRISM Awards announced in Johannesburg on 6 April.