Creative Circle: May Results


The Creative Circle is an independent organisation that each month lists and reanks South Africa’s best advertising work. This month we managed to walk away with 1st in Print for Volkswagen Blue Motion, 1st in Film for Stimorol Mega Mystery Face off, and 2nd in Experiential for Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. See our work + the full results below. Congratulations to all concerned.

Print: 1st // Volkswagen Bluemotion Label

Film: 1st // Kraft Foods / Stimorol Mega Mystery “Face Off”

Experiential: 2nd // Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles/Crafter “Yellow Pages”


1. Volkswagen/Blue Motion Label” Ogilvy CT

2. Travel Counsellors “Dubai/Frankfurt/Mumbai/Amsterdam” Y&R SA

3. Joburg Zoo/Day Tours Andean Condor/Polar Bear/

Silverback Gorilla” Y&R SA


1. DNA Project “Crime Scenes” FoxP2

2. Mercedes-Benz/BlueEFFICIENCY “Green Emissions” Net#Work BBDO

3. MuthaFM “Stair Guy/Smile Guy/Brace Face” Draftfcb CT


1. Kraft Foods/Stimorol Mega Mystery “Face Off” Ogilvy CT

2. Nandos “Diversity” Black River FC

3. Drive Alive/Road Safety “Drive Alive 3D” TBWA Hunt Lascaris


1. MWeb/Cloud Storage “Awesome Ex/Rock Star / Roller Coaster FoxP2

2. Cover “Steve” FoxP2

3. Flight Centre/Student Flights “French” TBWA Hunt Lascaris


1. McDonalds/Kids Birthday Parties “Inflatable Lounge” DDB SA

2. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles/Crafter “Yellow Pages” Ogilvy CT

3 Vodacom/Mobile Apps “K53” Draftfcb Jhb

2011 Creative Circle Ad of The Year Winners from Ogilvy


Last night was the South African Creative Circle awards. The creative circle is made up of select members of the South African creative community and aims to develop and improve the standard of the South African advertising industry’s creative product, and to enhance its reputation as one of the country’s world class industries. Ogilvy walked away with wins in TV, Print, Outdoor, and Experiential. Below are the winners. A big thank you to all our clients, partners, and agency teams that helped on this work.

For a run through of all the winners from Creative Circle Chairman Chris Gotz, go to

Experiential: 1st Place: Carling Black Label Be The Coach, Ogilvy Cape Town.

2nd Place: Carling Black Label Carling not Darling, Ogilvy Cape Town.

Print 2nd Place Volkswagen BlueMotion, Ogilvy Cape Town.


Outdoor and Ambient 3rd Place: Volkswagen Marching Band, Ogilvy Cape Town.

TV 3rd Place: KFC So Good, Ogilvy Johannesburg