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M&C Saatchi Abel has led a consortium that has won a bid to design a new precinct for Nelson Mandela Bay to honour Madiba's contribution to South Africa, as well as elevate the city's status as a hub for socio-economic transformation, tourism and employment opportunities. The city hosted a competition open to all South Africans to submit their ideas, but it was the Nelson Mandela Bay Tower of Light concept that ultimately won. 17 Oct 2018Read more
M&C Saatchi Abel, together with 10x Investments, have been awarded in the Change category at the 2018 Apex Awards. The #StopDaylightRobbery campaign, which was designed to highlight the high investment fees of 10X competitors and the impact they have on your retirement, was acknowledged with a bronze award at the ceremony held at the Sandton Convention Centre on Monday night. 18 Jul 2018Read more
Weylandts has appointed M&C Saatchi Abel as its lead agency for all marketing and communications activity. The appointment is testimony to the power of a relationship which started more than a decade ago between founder Chris Weylandt and the partners at M&C Saatchi Abel. 12 Jun 2018Read more
Internationally, brands like Banana Republic and Tiffany & Co have successfully featured same-sex couples and LGBTQ audiences in their advertising as part of an attempt to include gay audiences. And yet South Africa, famed for our diversity, continues to represent homosexuals either as clichés or stereotypes. Wouter Lombard, head of talent at M&C Saatchi Abel, explains why this must change. 12 Apr 2018Read more