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New ECD for 140 BBDO

Cape agency 140 BBDO has announced that Alexis Beckett has been promoted to Executive Creative Director effective immediately. Mike Schalit, BBDO South Africa CCO, says that Alexis has transitioned into the role with ease drawing on his substantial experience and time with the agency. “It’s always a pleasure to reward talent that exists within the […]Read More

140 BBDO WINS DUNKIN’ DONUTS & BASKIN-ROBBINS ACCOUNTS

Cape-based agency, 140 BBDO has been appointed to launch Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins locally.  Grand Foods, who holds the Master Franchise Agreement in South Africa for both brands, is set to open over 250 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants and more than 70 Baskin-Robbins over the coming years with an initial focus on Cape Town and Johannesburg. […]Read More

HUNTER’S STEPS OUT OF THE DESERT WITH NEW TVC

Refreshing, real, natural cider brand Hunter’s has moved beyond its traditional desert scene in the recently released Global Love television commercial. 140 BBDO Creative Directors Alexis Beckett and Liam Olding say that clinking a Hunter’s can connect anyone, anywhere, “We used the ‘clink’ as a way to go through the camera to different locations, and […]Read More

140 BBDO TAKES ON NEW DIGITAL TALENT TO DEEPEN INTEGRATION

Three months into his new role at 140 BBDO and Managing Director Adrian Varkel says that the agency is moving forward at lightning pace boasting several new hires with solid digital backgrounds, and new client wins including the hotly contested Pam Golding Properties account. “The agency is pulling together to produce powerfully integrated work which […]Read More

New adidas commercial by Velocitys Gregg Bailey

A sense of pride, belonging and community is unquestionable in the new adidas commercial, directed by Velocity’s Gregg Bailey for 140 BBDO. Bailey admits that although shooting the ad was no picnic in the park, it was possibly the most exiting shoot he has been on in a long time. The main challenge was to […]Read More

DESIGN INSPIRES IMAGINATION IN MITCHELLS PLAIN

140 BBDO, together with SHOUTSA and charity Breadline Africa, has unveiled an exciting new  library at Eisleben Road Primary School in Mitchell’s Plain.  A key project of BBDO’s MAL Foundation, the library is now the third SHOUT SEED (Schools Extended Education Design) library in South Africa, the first of which was opened in Alexandra in Johannesburg in late […]Read More

140 BBDO AND ADIDAS WIN AT SA SPORT INDUSTRY AWARDS

Cape ideas agency 140 BBDO and client adidas have taken top honours at the Discovery Sport Industry Awards held in Johannesburg last week. The pair took the Best Sponsorship of a sport team or individual accolade for the Orlando Pirates Black is Back campaign launched for the 2013/14 season. Senior Brand Marketer for adidas Bradley Stern says that this is a fantastic vindication of the […]Read More