At Boomtown we believe in possibility, derived from the rare and wonderful creativity that makes it all come alive. We connect with consumers through culturally relevant insights engaging head & heart through original brand-led creativity, ensuring best value through effective market strategy and measurability.
The Digital School of Marketing (DSM) is South Africa’s preferred provider of accredited online digital marketing education. Our educational institution is unique due to all of our marketing courses being accredited by (MICT SETA) the Media, Information and Communication Technologies Sector Education and Training Authority. In addition to this, we are a member of the IAB South Africa.
They’re the oldest agency in South Africa, but they also like to think of themselves as the newest. Their ‘never finished’ mindset means that they are always looking for new and better ways of doing things, of using technology to enable creative storytelling and adapting to the changing needs of their client partners and their customers.
We are a leading intermediary consultancy that specialises in and focuses on the optimal marketer-agency relationship. Through transparency and impartiality in the selection processes, we are able to build mutually beneficial relationships.
As we understand and value the difference between the various disciplines, we are able to provide specific services to our diverse clients. We offer a full spectrum of innovative tools and techniques for the efficacy and accountability of our clients, leading to overall excellence in the industries.
The group’s service offering is through its specialist companies: Joe Public (Above-the-line), Connect Joe Public (Digital), Engage Joe Public (Public Relations), Ignite Joe Public (Cross-platform) and Shift Joe Public (Brand Design). We also have African and European partners/affiliates in 8 different countries.
Kantar is the world’s leading evidence-based insights and consulting company. We have a complete, unique and rounded understanding of how people think, feel and act; globally and locally in over 90 markets. By combining the deep expertise of our people, our data resources and benchmarks, our innovative analytics and technology we help our clients understand people and inspire growth.
Big egos often go hand-in-hand with advertising. It’s all about creating disruption, roping in awards and becoming the agency everyone wants to work with. At LimelightSA, a Joburg-based through-the-line advertising and promotions agency, we prefer to sidestep the limelight in favour of our clients’ brands.
Established in 1995 by brothers Maurice and Charles Saatchi and founded on the philosophy of Brutal Simplicity of Thought, M&C Saatchi is today the largest independent advertising agency network in the world, with 29 offices globally.
Locally, the M&C Saatchi Group (South Africa) comprises six separate companies, one of which is M&C Saatchi Abel. The agency’s doors opened in 2010 and, in less than five years, grew to have offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg, as well as a presence throughout sub-Saharan Africa.
In addition to being one of the most influential agencies in the country, M&C Saatchi Abel is renowned for creating beautifully simple solutions to a complex world that have earned the company an ever-increasing list of accolades and awards.
The remaining companies in the M&C Saatchi Group (South Africa) are M&C Saatchi Connect, M&C Saatchi Africa, Dalmatian, Creative Spark and Levergy.
Ornico provides reputation, media, advertising and brand research with a suite of products that includes Brand Intelligence® across the African continent. It does this to help marketers and brand owners make sense of the flood of information that occupies traditional and social media.
The MediaShop is part of the Nahana Communications Group and South Africa’s most established, most awarded Level 1 B-BBEE, integrated media agency. We believe that there is always a better way! We see ourselves as communication experts, who are in the business of connecting brands with consumers through revolutionary communication solutions.
Eight years ago we began as a small group of ambitious women with the vision to break traditional boundaries by blending know-how in brand activations, experiential marketing and cause-related programmes.
Since then Triple Eight has grown exponentially across Africa, with our team of more than 60 marketing ground breakers, creating excellence in CSR programmes, brand activations, experiential marketing and event PR.
We are Wavemaker. In 2018 we were born as MEC and Maxus joined forces – to form a new agency. Not just a super-sized media shop (ours was the biggest-ever merger in media) but a new breed of global agency delivering world-class solutions for clients through media, content and technology.