DUKE is an integrated marketing company that puts the best people in the corner of contender brands so they can win the fight for customers’ attention.

Cape Town

Chief Executive Officer: Wayne Naidoo / Executive Creative Director: Mike Beukes
Chief Strategy Officer: Steve Miller / Client Services Director: Kate Wilson

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We’re a senior set up who looks to help our clients realise their opportunities through bringing together business acumen and creativity, packaged in highly engaging ways. We believe everyone has a plan until they’re punched in the mouth. It’s why we look for strategies and tactics which will get to market quicker and then to be prepared to pivot on a dime. We believe it’s not the size of the dog, but the fight in the dog. Preparation, intelligence, tactics and skill trumps size and spend every time. It’s who is in your corner which makes the difference. It’s why we use our DUKE Brain Trust to bring perspectives and thinking which clients won’t find in an ad agency.

  • Cannes Lions – 1x Shortlist
  • One Show – 1x Merit
  • 2018 Adfocus Top 3 Small Agencies
  • 2019 Adfocus Top 2 Medium Agencies
  • Loeries – 1x Gold, 1x Silver, 3x Bronze, 7 Finalist, 3rd Ranked Small Agency 2018, 2nd Ranked Small Agency 2019
  • Creative Circle – 1x 1st Place, 2x 2nd Place, 3x 3rd Place, 1x Finalist
  • Marklives – 2019 Cape Town Agency To Watch
  • Assegais – 2x Gold, 1x Silver, 5x Bronze, 4x Leader, 1x Finalist
  • Bookmarks – 2x Finalist
  • Prism – 1x Bronze
  • MMA SMARTIES – 1x Bronze, 4x Finalists
  • New Generation Awards – 1x Finalist

1st Floor, 42 Hans Strijdom Ave,
Cape Town,
+27 21 421 4239

Wayne Naidoo | CEO
+27 21 421 4239

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