Cape Town

Do you have the edge?

Top companies share what they look for when hiring and how you can get to the top of the talent pool in 2019. Presented in partnership with King James and Workshop 17.

Want to know what some of the most sought-after companies look for when hiring talent? We will get our panel’s advice on how to best present yourself to snag that dream job – whether you’re starting out, moving onto senior management or making a sideways shift. We’ll be discussing working in the creative industry, finding your creative voice and building a strong network.


Vicky Buys: MD Ogilvy Cape Town

Larissa Elliott: Freelance Art Director/Creative Director

Nondu Petlele: Content Director VML

Matt Ross: Executive Creative Director King James Group

Tabitha King: Head of Talent King James Group

Panel moderated by: Annette Muller, Founder


  • 17:30-18:00 – Grab wine and settle in
  • 18:00-19:00 – Panel discussion
  • 19:00-20:30 – Networking and more wine

Cash bar available.


Entry is free but space is limited and our events book up early, so RSVP to secure your spot on Eventbrite. We kindly ask if you’re unable to attend on the night to please let us know via so we can give the seat away.

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