We were super chuffed when we were featured in Campaign Magazine recently!
From the article:
Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg’s offices are located on former farmlands in Bryanston on the outskirts of South Africa’s capital city. The most iconic feature of the sprawling office campus is an original Cape Dutch house, which was initially used as the main entrance and a meeting room venue.
Analogous of the Cape farmlands, the house is what attracted O&M JHB to the property. At the time, former chairman, Robyn Putter, was quoted in a local newspaper as saying, “This is an appropriate choice since our agency was started in Cape Town.”
Following a restoration of the house and the construction of additional office space, O&M JHB moved into the aptly named Brand Building, on December 1st, 1992. The Cape Dutch theme was incorporated into the new office space, using uncomplicated and inexpensive design concepts and materials.
Read the full article here.