WELCOME TO SPACE
WE OFFER INTEGRATED MARKETING SOLUTIONS
With our offices in Johannesburg, Lagos and Amsterdam, plus an extensive network throughout Africa, we have the local insights, experience, logistics and network to support any blue-chip client in successfully and efficiently marketing their goods and services to any market in Africa.
Being committed to offering our clients fully integrated marketing solutions and having the attitude of tenaciously cracking every challenge, we constantly learn, evolve and expand our network, skills and offering.
As such, we have redefined traditional agency roles to develop multi-skilled and multifaceted, non-siloed and collaborative team members across borders. We are passionate, disciplined and efficient in the way we solve our clients’ issues.
Kagiso is the man behind the lens. With a burning passion set amid creating engaging content. The primitive content producer always strives to learn, grow and, in-turn, expand his expertise.
Valued by his peers as go-to strategist, Johan holds post-graduate qualifications in Psychology, Sociology and Philosophy from University of Johannesburg with over 15 years of experience in communication, media and marketing strategy.
BRAND MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATE
In less than 140 characters, the digital savvy strategist, Reabetswe holds a honours degree in Brand Management. Occupying her multiple roles as strategist, social media manager and intern mom.
BUSINESS HEAD: MEDIA
Lungi holds a higher diploma in Fine Art and Graphic Design and studied Media Management through the AAA School of Advertising in 2008. She has extensive experience working on various accounts. She heads up our media channel services.
BUSINESS HEAD: BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND ACTIVATIONS
Gerrit started his career as a stylist on national television and moved into the field of event management in 2005, conceptualising and executing numerous activation campaigns and events. Gerrit is currently head of the SPACE event’s team.
MOYA VAN NIEKERK
The seasoned media specialist boasts over 12 years of experience. Being known for her vast knowledge and understanding of everything media, earned her the alias ‘Media Encyclopaedia’.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It’s Santie Snyman ready to explore the infinite possibilities for your brand. With 20 years’ experience in Marketing. The marketing specialist is privileged with expanding SPACE’s footprint in the industry
RICKO DE BRUYN
BUSINESS HEAD : BUSINESS SERVICES
Well-versed in complex financial matters, Ricko is tasked with all aspects of financial administration in a variety of commercial institutions – both large and small. He holds a post-graduate qualification in Media Management from the AAA School of Advertising.
INTERNAL LEGAL ADVISOR
Graduating top of her class, Debbie holds a LLB degree from L.E.A.D. The multi-skilled attorney boasts experience as an attorney and in client service. Debbie provides SPACE with all facets of legal advice
BRAND MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE
Fueled by an unquenchable thirst for brands and the different ways in which brands and consumers connect, communicate and engage with each other, Ryan specializes in brand strategy and communication.
An avid disciple of all things creative, Joanne graduated from the AFDA film school with a BA (cum laude) degree in motion picture and a BA Honours (cum laude) in Brand Communication at the Vega School of Brand Leadership. Jo specialises in filmmaking and visual communication and currently heads the SPACE creative team
With a post-graduate BComm qualification from North West University and experience as an Accountant, Andries is the tasked with handling SPACE’s financial matters.
BRAND MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE
Ndumiso Buthelezi graduated in 2012, holding a BA degree in Brand building and management from The Vega School of Brand Leadership. His light-hearted spirit is mixed with the desire to learn and grow within the industry as a Brand Strategist and Account Manager.
RESEARCH AND INSIGHTS EXECUTIVE
With a cum laude honours degree in Development Communication and completing a Master’s degree in Quantitative Political Communication, his research and communication planning experience always identifies and provides invaluable insights.
Aggie has become something of an office institution. Well-experienced in office administration, it is her duty to bring order to, and contain, the whirlwind of activities around her while maintaining an undeniable sense of humour.
Connecting SPACE with its multiple stakeholders, in the coolest shuttle in the city and always ready to help when you need him. Steve handles all things admin related, keeping SPACE at the top of its game. The shuttle will add.
CLIENT SERVICE ASSOCIATE
Nkululeko has an in-depth understanding of the creative process which allows him to present the creative team with meaningful insights. With a qualification in Strategic Marketing from Boston Media House, this promising Account Manager connects the dots and sees the bigger picture.
Patrick heads up SPACE European operations from the Amsterdam HQ. He ran large international TTL accounts and teams at agencies like Grey and JWT. Specialized in integrated brand solutions and relationship management.
The solution-orientated Events Associate is an on-site event manager. Unathi holds an integrated Media Practices qualification from Boston Media House.
Morné holds a national diploma in Public Relations. He started his career in advertising. He is known for his strong business sense, attention to detail and ability to conceptualise, supervise and conclude many successful campaigns.
Natanya is a pop surrealist artist, self-proclaimed geek and a BA honours degree graduate as a double major in Illustration and Communication Design from Open Window. Her in-depth technical training enables her illustrate immaculate designs.
REINHARD VAN WYK
With a background in Film and Television, Reinhard is an Animation specialist with a qualification in Film and TV from Tshwane University of Technology. Comfortable amid his creative forte, he never misses a creative opportunity.
SNR EVENTS ASSOCIATE
Lethabo holds a BComm degree in Marketing Management from the University of Pretoria. The promising event architect has a thorough approach ensuring everything is done right, the first time.
Naturally skilled in interpersonal skills and boasting a diverse black book with publications from/of multiple disciplines. Thato is a PR Practitioner with the 411.
Treyvone has a real passion for youth culture, understanding diversity and making people smile. Coupled with ten years’ experience in Brand communication, Experiential Marketing and Project Management, this guy is who we call for creative and impactful brand and product experiences.
Solution-orientated and always eager to learn. Margaret’s systematic approach forms an integral part of our Administration team.
With an Honours degree in cultural and media studies from University of Kwa-Zulu Natal. Reagile is a media enthusiast with an intrinsic understanding of consumer behavior which enables her to compile targeted media schedules
Jean-Claude is a bookkeeper and all round nice guy. He is the bridge between Finance and the team. His detailed and cautious approach allows SPACE to process all its financial transactions with ease.
With four years’ industry experience and a BComm Accounting degree, Charmaine balances sheets with her eyes closed.
Buhle is a young enthusiastic lady, currently completing her BA degree in International Relations at UNISA. She is part of our Administrative staff, managing the reception area and all admin related issues.
A well rounded media planner with a burning desire to always better herself and, in-turn, the campaigns she schedules. Masentle boasts advanced communication skills which enable her to always deliver the best value for money
The friendly, warm-hearted traditional media buyer has a meticulous approach to her daily tasks. Judika is a mid-weight media buyer boasting +7years experience, with desired result negotiation skills.
The ever-curious Camille holds a BA degree in Strategic Communication and forms part of the Lost in SPACE (LIS) Internship programme."
A charismatic Advertising graduate, Melusi Ncongwane has his finger on the pulse and a professional manner that brings trends and sound business practices together to get to the best results.
ANE VAN DER MERWE
With 3 years’ experience in administration and finance general assistance. The multi-talented Ane Van der Merwe is SPACE’s Junior Bookkeeper
SENIOR EVENTS ASSOCIATE
Promise Motshele holds a BTech in Music Production from Damelin. With experience as an event specialist across multiple industries, Promise’s focus is client relations and an all-rounder tactical event implementer.
A quick-to-learn coder, always on the lookout for the best technological solutions. With a degree in Software Programming from University of Johannesburg and IT accreditations. Glen is bringing geek back.
A very ambitious University of Witwatersrand Bcom graduate. Currently doing her Bcom honours in Strategic Brand Management at Vega Business School. Set on achieving her goals and exposing herself to an environment that will help her do so.
INTENAL LEGAL ASSOCIATE
The tenacious young attorney in the making is currently completing his LLB degree at the University of Witwatersrand. Xolani is the general assistant to SPACE legal advisor.