Green Robot Design handles Maftown Heights’ marketing design

Green Robot Design handles Maftown Heights’ marketing design   Creative design and digital agency, Green Robot Design, has been appointed to handle all marketing collateral creation for Maftown Heights. Maftown Heights is known as one of SA’s key hip hop calendar events and one of the premier hip hop festivals on the continent. “We thoroughly […]

5 Powerful And Creative Print Ads That’ll Make You Look Twice

We found this awesome article on Bored Panda: Most ads out there are annoying, but given the amount of professionals working in the marketing and advertising industries, they’re bound to come up with something cool and creative sooner or later. We’ve searched the web and collected some of the most creative print ads we could […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Our favourite Movember Campaigns

    THE MOVEMBER SONG “We wanted to show our support for the Movember cause, which we have supported privately for quite a few years now,” said Derick Watts member, Gareth Allison. “Not everyone seems to realise that there is a real meaning behind this month of magnificent “snors”, and we just wanted to help […]


Via SACreativeNetwork: ONCE UPON A TIME, THERE WAS A LOGO: DESIGN TIPS TO ENSURE YOUR BRAND LIVES HAPPILY EVER AFTER If you’re under the impression that branding and advertising is a modern concept, you’re wrong. The art of branding dates back to primitive cattle owners, who (literally) branded their livestock with a unique mark as […]

What you need to know about Youth Marketing

A youth lost in translation Source: Bizcommunity By: David Blyth   The youth of South Africa command billions of rands in spending power, directly and through their influence over household consumer decisions. Today’s young adults have more disposable income than the generations that have come before them. While marketers want to draw in the under-23s, […]


We found an interesting post from Strategic Marketing Magazine on Facebook about concerns over excessive product placement in the new Bond film promotional materials: As the latest James Bond film, ‘Spectre’, enjoys its world premiere in London, some commentators are raising concerns about the large number of product placements and whether it detracts from what […]

Stepping stones of Success

I have been having quite a few conversations lately, really stimulating stuff. Sharing in peoples experiences and learning from how they live is really one of the ways you, as an individual can learn. These I’ve been having at work, socially and just generally with randoms (random and unexpected bits of gold). As by now […]

Interviews: Xolisa Dyeshana – Working Toward an Ad Industry Reflective of our Nation

Between 10 and 5 have a series of interviews with some of South Africa’s foremost artist/creatives who are taking their respective industries by storm.   Have a look at one of the featured interviews with Xolisa Dyeshana a leader in the local ad industry here:   Xolisa Dyeshana is the Executive Creative Director at Joe […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Creative Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns

      This week’s #ThrowBackThursdays feature is a series of powerful adverts used for Breast Awareness month campaigns from different countries all over the world.   Find out more about Breast Cancer and how to get help by visiting:   Do you have your own Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign you’d like to share? […]

A reflection from being on the inside of the South African badvertising industry

Africasacountry recently featured an insightful piece titled: A reflection from being on the inside of the South African badvertising industry One of the things you must accept when you work in the advertising industry is that it is made up of people who don’t care much about anything (except retaining clients). You, the reader, the […]

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