JOHANNESBURG, MARCH 10, 2014 — A uniquely created position, to implement and drive the agency’s talent and culture strategy as well its marketing and communications initiatives.
JOHANNESBURG, February 13, 2014 – This month, four new graduates kick-started their careers at Ogilvy & Mather South Africa (O&M SA), following their completion of the entry into the Ogilvy Graduate Programme (OGP). This is the second year of the programme, aimed at identifying and nurturing young talent interested in entering the creative communications industry.
Neo Makhele, Head of Planning at Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg (O&M JHB) has been promoted to the role of Group Strategy Director of Ogilvy & Mather South Africa (O&M SA).
Ben Evans, former head of digital at OgilvyOne Worldwide in London, one of the best performing digital offices in the Ogilvy & Mather network, has been appointed as Managing Director of OgilvyOne South Africa.
Ogilvy & Mather South Africa (O&M SA) has extended its public relations arm by launching Ogilvy Public Relations Durban at the Ogilvy & Mather Durban (O&M DBN) offices.
South Africans have come together behind KFC’s 2013 Add Hope campaign, which Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg (O&M JHB) was proud be a significant part of. The team set out with the goal of raising R2 million through KFC customers for hungry children during World Hunger Month in October. However, this was exceeded by R1.7, raising a total of R3.7 million, far surpassing expectations.
Ogilvy Public Relations South Africa has been named the 2013 Financial Mail Adfocus Awards Specialist Agency of the Year.
Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town was named the Advertising Agency of the Year at the annual Financial Mail AdFocus Awards held in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, this week (Wednesday, 27 November).