Sentosa Development Corporation appoints creative and digital duties to GOVT Singapore, Section and Oliver consortium

Sentosa Development Corporation appoints creative and digital duties to GOVT Singapore, Section and Oliver consortium

The consortium of GOVT Singapore, Section and OLIVER has been appointed by Sentosa Development Corporation for its creative and digital duties.


“Naturally, we’re thrilled to have been chosen as Sentosa’s partner. We have a big task in front of us, as the brand has consistently rolled out great pieces of work over the years. And we can’t wait to get started alongside our partners Section and OLIVER,” said Tim Chan, ECD/Partner of GOVT Singapore in a statement.

Alvina Seah, Managing Director of GOVT Singapore, said: “Sentosa has always given Singaporeans that warm sense of familiarity, and it has also never stopped reinventing itself. As a team, we are very proud and humbled to be chosen for such an important brand for Singapore.”

“It is definitely an exciting proposition to be onboard and working in a collaborative model with the creative minds of GOVT and one of Asia’s premier destinations. We are humbled and eager to unlock new ways of elevating the Sentosa experience with technology and the diverse expertise at the table,” said CK Tham, Head of Business of Section.

“We’re elated to partner with Sentosa, one of the most iconic homegrown brands in Singapore. With Sentosa and our partner agencies, we look forward to building new and more effective ways of working that produces brilliant work with the OLIVER inside agency ecosystem, all brought together by our proprietary marketing technology, Oliver Marketing Gateway (OMG),” said Paul Bonnette, Managing Director, OLIVER and Inside Ideas Group APAC.

Under the consortium arrangement, GOVT will undertake the role of Strategic Creative Agency, and Section will take on digital and UI/UX duties, while OLIVER will oversee creative and digital production and connect the entire ecosystem with their proprietary MarTech, OMG.

Creative duties were previously handled by BBH Singapore.

In a separate appointment UM, the full-service media and marketing solutions agency within Mediabrands, has retained their relationship with the client as media agency of record. As the incumbent on the media business, this win is UM’s second term as media agency of record for SDC.

Pictured above from L-R: Paul Bonnette, Jaslyn Lam, Alvina Seah, Timothy Chan, CK Tham and Yap Soon Min