The Greenhouse

Welcome to Integrated Awesomeness

Where smart strategies and clever creative comes together to create innovative brand growth.

Founded by Darren McKay, a creative director with over 23 years of experience at top local and international agencies.

An agency fuelled by passion, and driven by people dedicated to their craft.

A streamlined, multi-skilled team provides fast turnaround times, adaptability and above all, good value for our clients.

Advertising, digital, activations and design, are the four core skills we offer to help generate massive brand growth.

Recent Posts

Our opinions, rants and things that float our boat.

Have an Influence – what influencer marketing can do for your brand

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In a world cluttered with brand communications, the consumer has become an integral part of effective marketing strategies. Since advertisings hay days, brands have relied on celebrity endorsements to market products and influence purchasing behaviour but with the advent of…
Three people with speech bubbles stating 'conversation is king' - part of a blog post about content marketing

Conversation is King

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3 Steps to Build More Meaningful Conversations Content marketing is your ticket into the competitive digital playground. But creating content is just the first step. The social media landscape is littered with content. Fighting among paid social ads and memes…
Creative misdirection - header for The Greenhouse blog post about creative agencies and creative directors in South Africa

Creative Misdirection

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As brand managers, media buyers, and strategic planners continue to carve up the marketing budget, is the creative director becoming nothing more than signature? Who is the creative custodian of a brand’s marketing communication? As brand communication options become more…