Giving credit where its due.
Who we are.
Kudos is a specialised media agency dedicated to creating visibility for those working in community development and social transformation by using values-based social marketing.
What we do.
Kudos identifies and connects organisations or individuals working in transformation spaces with potential corporate or formal sector partners.
Once the connection has been made, Kudos becomes a catalyst in the partnership, making sure that all partners get the visibility that they need.
Once connected and catalysed, Kudos works with all partners to design a tailor-made campaign to make visible the work of those making an impact in community development and social transformation.
View our work by clicking on an image below.
Ibhongolwethu: Our Pride
Meet the team.
Jo HiggsJo Higgs is an internationally award-winning filmmaker who believes whole-heartedly in the power of good stories to change the world. The years following her Master's degree at the University of Cape Town in 2004 have been filled with extraordinary adventures, from the rain forests of the Congo Basin to international coverage of the FIFA World Cup 2010. Jo has been a journalist, editor, producer and director for both local and international television networks, including Reuters and the BBC. In Cape Town, she heads up the production house, Go Trolley Films.
Mariza MatshayaI am a South African who has worked with exceptional film, television and multimedia industry players and talent over the last twelve years. I have a strong research background and passionate about stories that can have meaningful social impact and engagement for the communities we film and connect their stories to a universal audience.
Siphelo GuwaSiphelo Guwa is a camera operator whose passion lies in telling the stories that have had an impact on shifting cultures.
Keli van der WeijdeKeli is a freelance photographer based in Cape Town. She excels in capturing moments - and does so by shooting unique representations of documentary, live music, portraiture and landscapes.
Gcobisa SilwanaGcobisa hails from the Eastern Cape is a junior editor who has worked on different types of projects.
Mike ShepherdMike Shepherd has worked in the media industry for the last 8 years as everything from a camera man and photographer to a video editor, and even a mystery shopper. With a love for story-telling, editing has been his passion, for if a picture tells a thousand words a video tells a thousand more.
We love collaboration.
We work with talented, innovative and creative critical thinkers whose ethos is to do good. As our enterprise grows, we are looking for like-minded people who want good work to be made visible, particularly in Africa.
We'd love to collaborate with:
Corporate Community Service
App and web
Social workers, Sociologists, Psychologists and
Get in touch with us.
18 Dunkley Street
+27 (0) 21 462 3213