After a lengthy and thorough search, Industry Weapon, a technology developer for devices such as digital signage, mobile devices and IP telephony, announced last week that they have hired international award-winning marcom writer Ethan Jameson.
Jameson, an opinionated South African national joins Industry Weapon with over a decade’s copywriting and branding experience at some of the world’s top creative ad agencies. He began his writing career at TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris – ranked the ‘World’s 10th Most Creative Agency’ by AdAge in the year he joined – in South Africa.
Tenures at the likes of Ogilvy, Saatchi & Saatchi, Y&R, and AKQA followed in cities as diverse as Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg and San Francisco. During this time, Jameson gained recognition and picked up awards from the London International Advertising Festival, New York Festivals, Cannes International Advertising Festival, the Eagle Print Awards and Loerie Awards.
Jameson has also served on the judging panels of both the Summit International Awards and the Spokane Advertising Federation.
Over and above writing marketing communication materials for Industry Weapon, Jameson will also be spearheading the company’s PR and social media initiatives.