Jason Gird

Integrated Strategist

Jason has spent his entire life in the world of advertising. Literally. As a child he was directing ads for an audience of G.I Joes. He won a Stuffed Gold Lion for his work.

Over the past six years he has specialized in writing digital marketing strategy for some of South Africa’s biggest brands, as well as oversee and consult on the rollout of digital operating systems and e-commerce platforms in the region. He has also driven digital capabilities in 15 different international regions for AB-Inbev. Jason joined Old Friends Young Talent in 2017 as Integrated Strategist, Stuffed Gold Lion in hand.