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July 10, 2018

Celebrating 20 years of inspiration: The Econet Story

  Today, Dicomm McCann joins the Econet Wireless family as it celebrates 20 years of operations. It seems like yesterday when the first call was made on the Econet network on 10 July 1998 yet two decades have already passed. From the very first campaign...

July 6, 2018

Thundering At Once With The Smoke In Vic Falls

Gathered at the Kingdom Hotel, thousands of individuals in one place, filled with adrenaline, shoe laces tightened up and hearts pounding fast. Moments later, gunshots fired in the air and echoes of joy loud enough to lift the head of the impala grazing in the...

May 12, 2018

Dicomm develops Chatbot for Shield Chelsea promotion

After Unilever signed a partnership with the Chelsea Football club, there was a task to activate and rollout the North-star promotion in African markets. Zimbabwe was part of the African countries selected. With that, client sought to engage with the target market and give consumers...

May 3, 2018

Dicomm introduces podcasts to Seedco

One chilly winters morning, the digital team huddled together for their weekly creative session, no distractions, just the team, their minds and their voices. The conversations began, centered around bringing in new, creatively effective digital services for our clients. After about 15 minutes of conversing,...

April 12, 2018

Passion precedes recognition and awards: Dicomm McCann wins big

As an agency, we have never actively or consciously done work with the intention of winning awards but rather, true to our mantra, our goal has always been to help brands play a meaningful role in people’s lives. Last year we had the pleasure of...

March 27, 2018

The power of human insight

I was having dinner with friends the other evening, and one of the guests made a familiar statement. “I am not influenced by advertising,” she said. For those of us in marketing, this is a familiar thing to hear. I often respond by pointing out...

January 20, 2018

Social Media in Zimbabwe’s “open for business” environment

The change in Zimbabwe’s presidency has seen change in many parts of Zimbabwe’s social fabric. The general behavior of society has been transformed along with transformation in government. Freedom of speech is one of the areas that have witnessed significant change, especially on social media....