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Episode 142: Graham Warsop on his IMC keynote speech: Marketing - where to from here?

Date: 30 Jul 2015
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[CEM Africa Summit]: Keeping your customers connected

CEM Africa Summit attendees ate popcorn during a presentation by Elouise Kelly, head of marketing at SABC, following afternoon tea on the second day. The popcorn was fitting as she spoke of all things advertising and entertainment-centric...

By Leigh Andrews 31 Jul 2015 06:00

Find bright new ways to connect to readers

News reporting followed a tight style and format for decades, largely driven by technology and deadlines. We call it the inverted pyramid: the most important information should be at the top of a report and the material that can most easily be cut out sits at the bottom...

By Anton Harber 31 Jul 2015 07:53

Ogilvy Johannesburg co-ECD resigns

Neo Mashigo, co-Executive Creative Director of Ogilvy & Mather (O&M) South Africa's Johannesburg has announced his resignation...

30 Jul 2015 06:55

Maintaining focus amidst social media clutter

Social media usage amongst millennials is a given, if you don't embrace it you fall behind - fast! It is also becoming a very necessary marketing option for South African business to engage their market and build their brand in the digital space...

By Ronel Gerber 30 Jul 2015 14:00

Saluting Vizeum's single-minded media innovation focus

RECMA recently named Vizeum the world's fastest growing media network in its Overall Activity Billings 2014 report, with Vizeum South Africa ranking fourth locally. Here's how they got this right, in a time of matchy-matchy results...

By Leigh Andrews 30 Jul 2015 14:00

Grey Africa's Jessica Wheeler wins Rising Star Award

The annual Standard Bank Rising Star awards honour those between the ages of 28 and 40 whose inspiration and passion combined with their capacity for achievement and success make them stand out among their peers...

Issued by Grey 31 Jul 2015 12:09

Adam Brandt joins Gorilla Creative Media as ECD

It's exciting times for the Durban-founded agency, as Adam Brandt "fires" up the jungle...

Issued by Gorilla 31 Jul 2015 11:25

AAT's Isolezwe Asidlale soccer campaign shortlisted for two Smarties awards

Always Active Technologies' Isolezwe Asidlale campaign has been shortlisted for two prestigious Smarties Awards, in the Lead Generation and Cross Media/Cross Mobile category...

Issued by AAT - Always Active Technologies 31 Jul 2015 10:49

Web design and development - How two different disciplines work together

Many people often lump web design and web development together as if they were the same thing. They certainly sound similar enough to mean the same thing, but they're actually vastly different disciplines...

Issued by 360eight 31 Jul 2015 10:08

Howard Audio: Wired for sound

McCann recently commissioned Howard Audio to score an original track for their latest commercial, "Wire Car", and South African Tourism and Ireland/Davenport asked Howard Audio to compose a track for their latest TV commercial...

Issued by Howard Audio 31 Jul 2015 10:28

New head of marketing for Expo!

Expo Africa has announced their latest acquisition, Eric Plant, who will be the head of marketing and also heading up their office operations, as well as growing their customer base, in Johannesburg...

Issued by Expo Africa 31 Jul 2015 10:29

The Loeries Integrated Campaign judges announced

A panel of 11 judges will assess the Loeries Effective Integrated Campaign categories...

31 Jul 2015 11:46

Three reasons not to miss the 2015 IPRA World Congress in Johannesburg

The 60th International Public Relations Association 2015 World Congress and Exhibition taking place in South Africa in September will include exciting speakers and new concepts that simply cannot be missed...

Issued by IPRA 31 Jul 2015 11:51

Pricecheck aims to bring feet through shop doors, via the internet

With a strong focus on helping merchants get more shoppers through their doors, PriceCheck's digitising of real-world catalogues is set to change the South African retail landscape...

Issued by PriceCheck 31 Jul 2015 09:18

Cape Town TV and 1KZN TV resign from Act-SA

Cape Town TV and 1KZN TV have resigned from the Association of Community Television - South Africa (Act-SA), citing unbridgeable differences with the initiative...

31 Jul 2015 10:00

Wired Communications twins with Athene Communications in the UK

In an arrangement that allows both companies to share experiences and employees to develop new ways of working, Cape Town PR and communications agency, Wired Communications has twinned with PR and communications consultancy Athene Communications, based in Cambridge, UK...

31 Jul 2015 12:00

South Africa's best new boats and engines under one roof

South Africa's largest indoor leisure boating event, the Johannesburg Boat Show, officially kicks off the outdoor season from 14-16 August at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec...

Issued by Bike, Boat and Outdoor Show 31 Jul 2015 09:46

The DStv Seminar of Creativity's exciting line-up

A highlight of Loeries Creative Week Durban is the DStv Seminar of Creativity, where seven global leaders in creativity will share insights on brand communication trends by interpreting the topic 'Creativity Adds'...

Issued by The Loeries 31 Jul 2015 09:25

Startup Grind Cape Town hosts James Fisher

Startup Grind Cape Town, part of the international circle to build up entrepreneurs, will host James Fisher, co-inventor of the 'Snake-Board'...

31 Jul 2015 09:33

The evolution of the camera

Picture yourself taking a selfie, holding up the camera, tapping through to the front-facing camera, trying to keep your hand steady...

By Deon Prinsloo 31 Jul 2015 07:47

Google adds 20 languages to instant translation app

SAN FRANCISCO, USA - Google has announced it is adding 20 new languages for its mobile translation application that reads text and instantly converts to another tongue...

31 Jul 2015 07:40

Ultra-local 'Facebook' turning city neighbours into friends

VIENNA - Perched on makeshift seats next to a buffet with fresh fruit, elderflower cordial and homemade muffins, neighbours laugh and chat on a leafy patch amid modern apartment blocks in Vienna's 15th district...

31 Jul 2015 08:11

Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health!

TLC Marketing Worldwide-Africa sat with Adriano Salgado, the new director of family-run business, Gaby's Earth Foods, to find out how he is adjusting to the role and what he has planned for the company going forward...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 30 Jul 2015 13:48

Success for the 2015 Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo

The Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo, held at the Boardwalk Exhibition Centre from 23-26 July, was very well received by the public as well as the exhibitors...

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 30 Jul 2015 13:25

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Future Women of Africa conference reaches 1,200 young women

The Robin Hood Foundation hosted its first Future Women of Africa conference, where 1,200 young women between the ages of 15 and 36 were taught important practical skills that would enable them to go out and change their own lives and the lives around them...

31 Jul 2015 12:00

Ziff 2015 winners announced

On Friday, 24 July 2015, as part of the Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) 2015, the Zuku Bongo movie awards ceremony took place and the winners were announced. On Sunday, 26 July, the ZIFF 2015 Awards were announced...

31 Jul 2015 12:00

No verdict on Al Jazeera trial

The retrial of Al Jazeera's journalists in Cairo has been adjourned...

31 Jul 2015 09:02

A sub-Saharan branding journey

There is no doubt that Africa is on the rise and global brands are looking at the continent as very fertile ground for growth, but brands need to be aware of logistical and cultural factors...

By Graham Deneys 30 Jul 2015 14:00

Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health!

TLC Marketing Worldwide-Africa sat with Adriano Salgado, the new director of family-run business, Gaby's Earth Foods, to find out how he is adjusting to the role and what he has planned for the company going forward...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 30 Jul 2015 13:48

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