About Edelman South Africa

Edelman is a global communications firm that partners with businesses and organizations to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Our 6,000 people in more than 60 offices deliver communications strategies that give our clients the confidence to lead, act with certainty and earn the lasting trust of their stakeholders. We develop powerful ideas and tell magnetic stories that move at the speed of news, make an immediate impact, transform culture and spark movements.

Since our founding in 1952 by Dan Edelman, we have remained an independent, family-run company. We use our profits to strengthen our business, provide our employees with opportunities to grow, advance our industry, and serve as a responsible citizen of the world. Every day, we strive to live and work by a long-held set of core values: the pursuit of excellence, the freedom to be curious, the courage to do the right thing, and a commitment to improving society.

South Africa serves as the hub for the firm’s presence across the continent. With more than 25 years of experience in the market, Edelman has supported local organizations and multi-nationals with communications marketing strategy and execution, delivering results in more than 30 countries across Africa.

With a team comprised of former journalists, client strategists, design and editorial experts, Edelman South Africa is recognized as a leading reputation and brand communications consultancy.

Edelman SA is proud to hold a Level 1 Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) rating.