Denford Magora, the Founder of Jericho Advertising, One of Zimbabwe’s leading advertising agencies, with both digital and print media market based in Harare and handling an impressive portfolio of blue-chip clients recently scooped the Top ZNCC entrepreneur of the year award recently held at rainbow towers hotel.
The founder and CEO at Jericho Mr Denford Magora received the award from the minister of Industry and Commerce Hon Mike Bimha who was the guest of honour.
By Wilson Mtetwa
Jericho was recognised for its significantly large portfolio of blue chips companies in around Zimbabwe.
Locally it commands a clientele base of most government`s public companies and private too. Names like Telone , Netone, Old Mutual Zimbabwe, Toyota Zimbabwe, SABMiller and Delta Beverages, Nandos, Unilever ZimbabwePathfinder Luxury Coaches Account, Western Union Account, CIMAS amongst others quickly come to mind.
Regionally it has also extended its footprint in most SADC countries in its short stint as an advertising agency.
Jericho Advertising is Zimbabwe’s largest advertising agency, voted Africa Ad Agency of The Year (2013) by the prestigious AdReview of South Africa, winner of countless Creative Excellence Awards and the first Agency in Africa, outside South Africa, to be invited to judge the New York Festivals of Advertising (for the year 2014)
Mr Bester Zambuko, founder of Adrenalin another giant advertising agency in Zimbabwe came second and the founder of Spidex media landed the first runner up for the awards.