For the past five years, Kushner has worked in various creative capacities across Wunderman, Y&R (before it became VMLY&R), TBWA, Leo Burnett and Arc, leading on some of South Africa's most well-known brands.

With 15 years of experience, Kushner delivered award-winning work for clients such as Amstel, Ford, MTN, Coca-Cola, VISA, Unilever, Standard Bank, Fiat and Mercedes Benz.

Digitas Liquorice executive creative director, Brian Carter, says, "Jared came in with an energy that was immediately felt across the floor. His depth of creativity and passion for digital has sparked an exciting journey at Liquorice. We are pleased to welcome him to the business, and I look forward to working with him side by side."

"I’m excited to join an agency that I believe is well geared up for the future. The future for digital is now, and we are finding that more and more brands need to play in this space," adds Kushner.

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