#SMWiAccra Speaker Spotlight: Phil Coertzer+ Erryn Gracey (Ad Dynamo)


Phil is a product of Stellenbosch University and resides in Cape Town. Having cut his teeth working on bluechip brand activations and account management, Phil started his own experiential agency, servicing a selection of premium and lifestyle brands. A spell in brand development followed before he joined Ad Dynamo’s bustling team early in 2015.

Phil currently works as MD for Rest of Africa, tasked with educating, enabling and inspiring brands on all things Twitter. A fervent sports junkie, Phil enjoys football, cricket and rugby and is a long-suffering Newcastle United fan.


Erryn graduated in Film, Media and History at the University of Cape Town in 2013, and immediately joined TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris as a Brand Strategist. She has since worked in many marketing fields for a range of companies including SOUL and Investec. She joined Ad Dynamo‘s Brand Strategy team early in 2017, with focus shifting more recently to East and West Africa. A known music lover and a natural creative, she assists brands and agencies with developing innovative solutions for a variety of campaigns through Promoted Twitter and Blue Robot.

Phil and Erryn will be at the Silver Lounge at the Mall for the event, The Power of Twitter. Check out smwiaccra.com for more information.