JOSHUA FOSTER

ABOUT

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A South African multidisciplinary creative living and working in New York. My career would tell you that I'm experienced in the automotive, alcohol and FMCG sectors. My lifestyle would tell you that I have a massive passion for sports, gaming, music and culture. If I happen to tickle your fancy, send me a mail and let's chat.

jshfstr.za@gmail.com

 

EXPERIENCE:

ROKKAN
| NYC | 2017 - Present
Associate Creative Director
Cadillac & Coca-Cola

PUBLICIS MACHINE | CPT | 2016 -2017
Creative Group Head
The Glenlivet, Red Bull, Martell Cognac, DirectAxis.

PUBLICIS MACHINE | CPT | 2014 -2016
Senior Art Director
Red Bull, Miller Genuine Draft, Nando's, St. Louis Lager.

MACHINE | CPT | 2012 - 2014
Art Director
Red Bull, Marmite, Miller Genuine Draft, Tullamore D.E.W. Adidas. 

BIG WEDNESDAY | CPT | 2010 - 2012
Junior Designer
Motorola, Tuongee, Triumph Lingerie, Hurley.

SAATCHI & SAATCHI | CPT | 2010 - 2010
Design Intern
Puma, Whisky Live Festival, Vodacom.

BA Visual Brand Communications | Art Direction
AAA School of Advertising
Jan 2007 – Dec 2009

Diploma Brand Communications | Marketing
AAA School of Advertising
Jan 2007 – Dec 2009

AWARDS:

D&AD Awards - In Book    
Cannes Lions - 3 x Shortlists
The Loerie Awards - 5 x Silver, 4 x Bronze, 1 x Craft Certificate
South African Creative Circle Awards - 1st Place Ad of the Year | Print
The Bookmarks Awards - 2 x Silver, 1 x Bronze
DMA Assegai Awards - 2 x Gold 
The Giraffes (Publicis Groupe Africa) - 2 x Gold, 4 x Silver, 10 Bronze.


OTHER NOTABLES:

2011 - Won Miller Genuine Draft South Africa Pitch | AOR
2012 - Won Marmite Pitch | AOR
2012 - Won Red Bull South Africa Pitch | AOR
2013 - Won Tullamore D.E.W. Pitch | AOR
2014 - Financial Mail AdFocus - Breakthrough Agency of the Year
2014 - Won St. Louis Lager Pitch | AOR
2015 - The Lion Heart | Publicis South Africa - Employee of the Year
2016 - Won DirectAxis Pitch | AOR
2016 - Won Martell Cognac SA Pitch | AOR
2016 - Won The Glenlivet SA Pitch | AOR
2017 - 97% Pulse Score for The Glenlivet (Agency & Client relationship testing)
2017 - 94% Pulse Score for Red Bull (Agency & Client relationship testing)