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Penquin is a full-service, independent advertising agency

We offer unique integrated marketing solutions that connect people and make them feel part of something bigger. Experiences are the soul of our creative thinking. They inspire us to tell stories that stir emotions, instil belief, and help you build long-lasting, authentic relationships with your customers.

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Andries Van Wyngaard

Andries Van Wyngaard
Special Projects Director: I have a degree in Marketing and have spent the past 23 years working in advertising, print, exhibition and large events. I have also produced numerous TV & Radio ads as well as 54 episodes of a TV series as producer -
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Activations case study: Microsoft South Africa Xbox One Holiday Road Show

Posted by Andries Van Wyngaard on August 3, 2017 at 7:50 PM

Brand activations are the best way to get your new product into the hands of consumers, creating brand awareness in an engaging environment.

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Topics: Creative

How to plan an event that sells

Posted by Andries Van Wyngaard on March 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM

There is no doubt that an event planner’s job is probably one of the most exciting and the most stressful of all the vocations out there.  No two events are the same, no two budgets are the same and no two unpredictable circumstances are ever the same, either.

So, how does an event planner manage to stay so cool, calm and collected? And why do they keep bringing on the same stress to themselves day-in-and-day-out? The answer is simple, the best event planners, plan.


There are a few secrets to organising a kick ass event and we’re going to spill the beans on them right now.

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Topics: Marketing

Your event management checklist

Posted by Andries Van Wyngaard on March 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Use the Penquin event management checklist to run your next event smoothly.

Managing an event can be overwhelming when you have no constructive plan to work from, but our checklist helps mitigate the most common planning mistakes, starting six months before the event itself.

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Topics: Strategy

Skywise Launches With Penquin

Posted by Andries Van Wyngaard on March 2, 2015 at 3:36 PM

Penquin campaign puts education at the heart of low-fare airline launch.

A group of 95 matriculants took their first flight ever from Johannesburg to Cape Town recently as guests of South Africa’s newest low-cost airline Skywise.

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Topics: Creative

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