Shaune Jordaan is the CEO of Hoorah, a digital consultancy focused on digital media, people-based marketing, data, CRM, creative and technology.
Formally the CEO of Synergize Digital, and the CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize. Having received a rugby scholarship to study English and Communications at Pietermaritzburg, Shaune transitioned into the world of advertising when he made the move to Cape Town. A passionate advocate for change and growth, Shaune believes that nothing is impossible and his energy remains a daily inspiration for his team. He encapsulates the vision of Big Love meeting Big Data, approaching everything with drive, enthusiasm and love. Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize is a full-service digital agency specialising in digital storytelling, web design, PPC, social media, Analytics and strategic campaigns. Shaune stands by the ethos that relationships with clients are core to the business and prioritises delivering outstanding service and measurable results. He has worked with a number of influential brands, from Mr Price to CarMag, Property24, Careers24, Sanlam, Checkers, Shoprite, Cadiz, Mr Delivery and Getaway. He has led his team to win multiple prestigious Bookmarks Awards, including coveted gold pixels in the organic search category, and he has transformed the original company from a small-scale operation to a global player. He also founded the White Hatters movement - a non-profit organisation which seeks to further the presence of digital in Africa. Shaune is a fervent Sharks supporter and in his spare time he loves to go surfing and travelling with his lovely wife, Amy.