One of the best public relations firms in Mzansi, Duma Collective, has stopped managing some of the best artists in Mzansi. In a post, Duma Collective said that Kwesta, Jessica Nkosi, Mihlali Ndamase, Bonko Khoza, Somizi Mhlongo, and Motshidisi Mohono were no longer part of the group.
The company has grown by leaps and bounds over the years and now offers services for social media, multimedia production, talent production, events, and more.
“The Duma Collective team has exponentially grown through the support of its partners and clients over the last couple of months. With the expansion, the business has had to re-look its offerings, and how each of them creates the most value for all stakeholders,” the statement reads.The plan is to focus more on other services that are more beneficial than talent management.
“The Duma Collective team would like to focus on solidifying the position as a creative communications agency with other service offerings such as eventing, above the line, public relations, social media,influencer marketing, multi-media production, and talent procurement.”They went on to say, It said the talent management arm of the business will no longer be effective from 1 November 2022.
“While this means that the company no longer has the direct representation of the following talent, Kwesta, Jessica Nkosi, Mihlali Ndamase, Bonko Khoza, Somizi Mhlongo, Motshidisi Mohono, the business will still offer procurement of talent for special projects and campaigns and maintain a good working relationship with all the talent it has previously managed,” the statement continued.
“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.It’s not the end of the road, just a redirection which we’re happy to take on as we’ll continue to look for ways in which we can up the ante to deliver exceptional creative services for all clients.”