Established 2002.

Celebrating 22 years of black excellence.

Who we are


Rooted in the disciplines of journalism and media practice.

Our full-service communications agency operates as a newsroom; delivering powerful, creative, accurate work efficiently.

We are committed to the development of our people, our country, and our planet.

The bottom line for us as an integrated agency is to make our clients’ message unmistakable. We listen to our clients’ needs, speak with the voice of the brand we represent, and ensure the message is understood.

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Our 22 years in business

Our 22 years in business has allowed us to refine our offering as well as refine what it is we want to offer. We do work for good. We’re not here to sell or to confuse, we choose work that serves for the betterment of all, work we’re proud of.

As the needs of our country and its citizens shift and change, we pivot our offerings also.

How we do it

Why we do it

The way we do it

The people who get it done 

We are loud and proud, South African to the core.

We’re committed to a work ethic that sees us producing unsurpassed quality. All this while 3 words whisper through everything that we do…

Listen I Understand I Speak

Get in touch


Huawei Technologies SA

“I have found them to be customer centric, professional and creative in execution and I can confidently recommend the services.”

Vanashree Govender

Government Communication and Information Systems

“I recommend Cut to Black as a dependable agency that offers a wide range of communication services. They have a high standard of service and are able to implement rapidly.”

Andrew Mohamed

Dept of Science & Technology

“With this team you are certain to receive forward thinking strategies, detail orientated, organized and always open to constructive feedback making our business relationship both effortless and pleasant.”

Taslima Viljoen

Dept of International Relations & Cooperation

“They have a solid understanding of the work of government, and have a very competent team of people, as well as an excellent reputation for delivery. Key projects they worked on includes BRICS Summit and the Ubuntu Awards among others.”

Clayson Monyela


“I have no hesitation in recommending the agency for work in the public and private sector. They are responsive, with an understanding and appreciation of the work of government and a passion for making a positive difference to our country.”

Moabi Pitsi

Dept of Rural Development & Land Reform

“They have demonstrated excellent knowledge of the work of government and a mastery of the various digital platforms we use to communicate, and have made a positive contribution to our department.”

Phuti Mabelebele

Road Accident Fund

“Cut to Black provides high quality artwork and content, specifically when it comes to developing impactful campaign strategies.”

Bridget Peega

EMS Productions

“The work is of an extremely high standard and has been thoroughly endorsed by our end users, the Western Cape Education Government. Many schools and children will benefit from this educational guide.”

Enver Samuels

City of Johannesburg

“All the campaign elements were executed successfully. Cut to Black Pty (Ltd) is a reliable service provider that delivers within the set time frames, and we strongly recommend them as an efficient and professional service provider.”

Matsidiso Mlaba

Community Schemes Ombud Service

“During the period of their contract with us, Cut to Black Media provided consistently excellent service and a high standard of work. For these reasons, I would highly recommend them as a PR, Communication and Marketing Services partner of choice.”

Siyethemba Mthethwa

FTI Consulting

“In my role as a Senior Consultant (Communications Specialist) servicing one of South Africa’s key state owned entities I have had the opportunity to not only work but build a solid professional relationship with the team at Cut2Black. I have made use of both their videography and photography services for various events such as Ministerial Imbizo’s as well as community outreach programmes. The Cut2Black team are very agile and understand that some requirements may change while on the job which stood out for me, their ability to adapt to a last-minute change in a professional manner must be commended.”

Thobile Shongwe