Inspiration from Cannes 2013

Below is a deck we put together at Ogilvy Cape Town sharing some of the great work and trends from the 2013 Cannes Lions. The presentation was put together by Chris Gotz and Myself. Hope you enjoy it. Cannespiration (Inspiration… Continue Reading

Mannes in Cannes: Rosé and Rumours

Words by Monsieur Chris Gotz Occasionally the week in Cannes offers up little unexpected moments of pleasure. A spin in a pistachio Lamborghini, a drink at the Martinez with Roger Moore, sunbathing on the deck of Paul Allen’s yacht or… Continue Reading

Mannes in Cannes: F-bombs and Redemption

  Words by Monsieur Chris Gotz It has not been a good week on earth for South Africa. Our cricketers played with all the resolve of wet biltong. Our Baby Boks, despite having a fullback who rivals the roadrunner for… Continue Reading

Audi R8: Gone in 5 seconds Case Study

Recently at Ogilvy Cape Town we created the above tactical YouTube pre-roll ad for the Audi R8, which can do 0 – 100km/h in 3.5seconds. Most people only watch the mandatory 5 seconds of a YouTube ad before skipping it.… Continue Reading

Stimorol Infinity: Neverlasting Love

Always good to show off fun work from the agency I work at, Ogilvy. Above is an overview of a very funny campaign we did for Stimorol Infinity gum entitled NeverLasting Love, done to show our gum lasts longer (even… Continue Reading

Blogilvy: Cannes Lions fun with Chris Gotz

One of the things I love the most about working with Ogilvy are all the fascinating people I keep meeting/working with in the group. One of my biggest hero’s so far is our ECD (Ogilvy Cape Town’s Chief creative guru… Continue Reading

Castrol EDGE : Cristiano Ronaldo

Good work from Ogilvy Cape Town, They recently did this nice spot for Castrol EDGE featuring Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo. The ad was shot in Namibia, Manchester and the remainder in and around the Western Province. Great work considering they… Continue Reading