This is us

Behind Brand Africa are a mind of strategic thinkers, expert creators, story tellers and makers with an evident passion for what we do.

How we work

The inspiration behind Brand Africa® brings the possibility of those things which are intrinsically African into view and that view into reality. This creativity drives an experience that emotionally connects with people, so they begin to see the invisible and do the impossible.

Audra Wilson-Max CEO, Founder

Inspiration

The inspiration behind Brand Africa® brings the possibility of those things which are intrinsically African into view and that view into reality. This creativity drives an experience that emotionally connects with people, so they begin to see the invisible and do the impossible.

Ken Wilson-Max

Creative

The Brand Africa® style is expressed with an authentic and universally appealing African flavour. This arises from a global studio of collaborative talent that creates the ‘signature feel’ of the brand of Africa.

  • Astrid Lingren Memorial Award 2021 nomination
  • One of the 50 best books on diversity in the last 50 years – Guardian Newspaper
  • Winner STEAM AWARD for Early Years picturebooks
  • Bank Street College (USA) – 20 best books of the Year

Dylan Wilson-Max

Production

Our stories come to life through a combination of still and moving pictures, words, and sounds, in formats, and platforms that fit the ever-changing times and trends. We achieve this through an accomplished African flair.

Jason Wilson-Max

Designed Spaces

Brand Africa spaces are brought to life by a relentless passion and meticulous detail grounded in a strong spatial awareness. Through creative collaboration and multidisciplinary design, we develop bespoke sustainable solutions while maintaining conceptual integrity.

Expert Friends

We help clients & partners unlock growth by bundling &
unbundling experience and creativity.

Motion
  • Audio

    Audio

    We combine artistic and technical skills, together with experienced talent, to support the production of content for the growing audio environment.

  • Video

    Visual

    The process starts with a strategy, where we identify the messages and approaches that will create the desired outcome. And it ends with continuous testing and optimising, to make sure the results we’re getting are the best they can be.

  • Photography

    Photography

    Professional photography supports strategic branding efforts with unique images tailored to each project’s needs.

Video, Audio, Photography

Over time we have built close relationships and a deep working understanding with a network of high-quality audio, video, and photography professionals. Together we capture the essence of each message and story – and always deliver.

Web
  • Tools

    Tools

    We are able to extend a brand service, value and experience by building customized tools and applications.

  • Development

    Development

    Working with our network of experts we are able to provide robust web development solutions that conform to all current standards. This is achieved by applying smart design thinking, attention to detail and innovative technology.

  • Design

    Design

    We believe that websites should be easy to use and driven by a clear purpose. We help our clients and partners find that purpose through a process of collaboration interpreted by clear design.

Design, Development, Tools

Our strong sense of design is backed by expert web development support. This allows us to communicate effectively across digital platforms and develop the right tools where they are needed.

Production
  • Events

    Dialogue & Interaction

    We have a track record of delivering effective events as part of the brand experience. Working with a world-class team we have experience successfully delivering live and virtual corporate and social events.

  • Editing

    Bring it all together

    Everything comes together in the editing room. However, success is guaranteed by a well-worked script and inspired recording. This is a critical and time-consuming process where we craft sound, visuals, and meaning into a compelling experience.

  • Print

    Forward thinking production

    We adapt to the needs of audiences in different markets. Our understanding of print media provides a solid base for our digital and non-traditional publishing. This results in well-crafted, timeless publications.

Publishing, Editing, Events

From printing to editorial and event management each of our production experts brings a significant set of seasoned skills that help distinguish our work.