|Organisation||1 October 2002, Brand Leadership established focusing on brand research and strategy.|
|Key Projects||First client, End-2-End, an office automation and consumables company.|
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First global brand client, Apple IPOD, launch in SA.
Appointed by Government of South Africa to consolidate and define branding rules for the government brand, the national Coat of Arms.
Develop Standard Bank Group’s group-wide sponsorship strategy.
First non-South African client, Telekom Namibia.
Re-brand merger of UNISA, Technikon SA and VISTA to UNISA, world’s 10th largest mega-university.
Brand positioning, identity refinement and brand standards manual for South African Revenue Service (SARS).
Brand Leadership expands to offer an integrated branding solution: Discovery (research), Distinction (strategy & design) & Delivery (implementation)
Re-brand University of Botswana
Development of brand positioning, merchandising and branding guidelines for Gautrain, Africa’s first rapid rail link.
|Thought Leadership||Brand Leadership presents a seminal perspective initiated by Design INDABA, on presenting a uniform nation brand for South Africa.|
Re-Brand of Transnet, the continent’s largest public freight and logistics company.
Brand positioning and identity evolution of South Africa’s biggest information and document management company, Metrofile.
Brand Leadership founder, Ikalafeng, presents Re-inventing Television In The Age Of The Consumer, at the third edition of Broad.cat, Barcelona, Spain
Brand Leadership launches “State of Marketing in South Africa” Survey in partnership with Ipsos Markinor.
|Organisation||Brand Leadership wins Finance Week's "Marketing Services Company of the Year"|
|Key Projects||Lead’s Ghana's NDC party repositioning and brand campaign to win presidency by 0.3%.|
|Thought Leadership||Brand Leadership founder Ikalafeng presents a paper on African Leadership & Impact on Brand Africa at Belbin Conference at Cambridge University, UK.|
Launch Brand Leadership Academy, brand-driven, customer-centric insights and leadership development initiative.
Launch IHOP, Brand Leadership subsidiary for experiential media, content and activation.
Re-brand SA Express Airways.
Re-Brand SARCC, public rail agency of South Africa to to PRASA.
Ihop develops and launch MTN’s 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa experiential zones around key world cup city airports.
|Thought Leadership||Brand Leadership Academy launches Public Sector Excellence initiative.|
|Organisation||Brand Leadership joins World Wide Partners, the world’s 10th largest marketing communications network.|
Develop and implement Brand SA engagement and training programme to build SA internal brand ambassadors.
Ihop launches mobile media – JIATA Taxi Media with Brand SA as first client.
Brand Leadership founder, Ikalafeng, presents "African Magic" at Icograda (International Council on Graphic Design Associations), Madrid, Spain.
|Organisation||Brand Leadership wins 2011 REBRAND 100 Global Awards for effective brand transformations for PRASA, ubank and SA Express.|
Launch of Brand Africa’s top 100 African brands.
Brand Leadership Academy launches third successive public sector excellence awards.
Brand Leadership Group produced a branded gathering of 2000 Africans at the 2012 African Green Revolution Forum in Tanzania.
Brand Leadership Group developed a second successful re-election branding campaign for National Democratic Congress, Ghana.