WHO WE ARE
THE CHANGE AGENT COLLECTIVE
Established in 2011 Change Agent Collective is a bespoke Sustainability Communications agency. We are a dedicated, passionate and expert team of communication specialists linked to a unique network of environmental, social and economic thought leaders. Our talented and passionate multi-disciplinary team is dedicated to extracting the very best of your brand and communicating it to the world.
We work with NGO’s, foundations, government institutions, civil society and brands who are creating positive change in our society and environment in South Africa and around the globe.
WHAT WE DO
THE POWER OF PURPOSE DRIVEN COMMUNICATION
We believe that to create positive social, environmental and economic change
starts with creating and communicating solutions that prove what is possible, profitable and achievable.
We know that research and strategy are the foundation of the communication that will activate and create a brighter future. Whether you are building an initial brand strategy, looking for a comprehensive communications plan or taking the next steps to engage your staff and stakeholders on your sustainability journey, Change Agent Collective is your ideal partner.
DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
Our passion, professionalism and commitment is matched by our customer focus, quality of service and a proven track record.
OF CHANGE AGENTS
Founder and Executive Creative Director
Deon has worked with business, government, NGOs and international bodies like the UN. He is a skilled communicator, creative thinker and strategist. He strongly believes that creative communication will act as the critical link in behaviour change to increase awareness and inspire action for a sustainable future. He is a passionate believer in regeneration and innovation that can empower a resilient, adaptable Africa that can deliver Enough. For all. Forever.
Hannah grew up in Scotland and lived, worked, studied, travelled and played all over the world before settling in Cape Town. Having focused her studies on social policy and development she now specialises in strategy, policy analysis and content management
New Business and Strategy Director
Melissa is a very experienced and insightful sustainability strategist, accomplished editor, writer and conference presenter. She is deeply passionate about the work that needs to be done to activate positive social change and creates compelling storylines to that effect.
LINDI VAN ASWEGEN
Social Media Manager
Lindi is an organised and dedicated Social Media Manager with a keen eye for detail and areas of improvement. She is committed to providing an efficient service to her clients and enjoys seeing their reach grow with her dependable support. With continued progress as her goal, she believes that even small changes in the minds of others can inspire and amplify acts of change for a more sustainable life.
Cameron is a graphic designer with experience in digital design, art direction, UI design, infographics and illustration. He takes care in creating bold solutions that engage, empower and educate. He has a love for modern technology and innovative user experiences that affect both our city and global environment.
President of The Republic of South Africa
and Chairman of the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation
“To the Change Agents. Your creativity and diligence made this book and video a defining moment for the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation Anniversary. Thank you Very Very Much”
Former Head UNEP FI and Founder The Blended Capital Group
“Having just returned from Cape Town and SOA 2012 I can con rm that it was a spell binding, game changing and stunning event in every respect. Not just another sustainability event but one which created a vibe I have not seen, nor felt in my 25 years or so of ploughing the sustainable development till. The Change Agent team are to be hugely commended.”
President Global Sustainability Procter and Gamble
“Sustainable Brands Cape Town Conference was the perfect marriage between the spirit of Sustainable Brands – foresightedness, action ability, generosity – and the spirit of South Africa – creativity, entrepreneurship, vibrancy. Inspiring!
KoAnn Vikoren Skrzyniarz
Founder of Sustanable Brands
“The launch of Sustainable Brands in Cape Town far exceeded my expectations on every level. The opportunity in Africa for brands to contribute to shaping a better future for both business and society is palpable, and well demonstrated by the leadership work going on there by sizable companies like P&G, Nedbank, Woolworths, and others is well matched by the spirit of entrepreneurship and the terrific examples of world-changing grass roots innovation taking place there.”
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