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Episode 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South Africa.

Date: 22 May 2015
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[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South Africa

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Daniel Gross, Gerhard de Kock and Scott Cundill...

22 May 2015 09:45

Marrying new-age and traditional marketing skills

The principles of marketing have fundamentally changed over the last decade and we continue to see the change year on year...

By Farren Roper 22 May 2015 06:00

Online TV, live from Africa

Two young, black females. One hot new online TV platform. Welcome to Aza TV, launched by Sorele Media on 20 May 2015...

By Leigh Andrews 21 May 2015 14:00

I'm not a communication strategist - I am a consumer advocate

We, as communication strategists, often get drowned by our own jargon, statistics, consumer mapping and landscapes that we forget the very essence of being an effective communication strategist...

By Mogorosi Mashilo 21 May 2015 11:05

Empowering women, one brand at a time

Women are everywhere. No surprise right? They do, after all, make up 50% of the world's population. Smart brands are getting in on the conversation, but several are missing the mark...

By Leslie Pascaud 21 May 2015 14:00

Wayne Zwiers appointed to strengthen iProspect's performance in SSA

iProspect's newest senior management member, Wayne Zwiers has been appointed Managing Director of the Johannesburg team...

Issued by iProspect 22 May 2015 10:14

Political parties are big brands

The other day I had a rude awakening around brands and corporate identity. I wore a red beret, no, it did not have Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) or African National Congress (ANC) logo on it - it was just plain...

By Bonnie Ramaila 22 May 2015 08:46

Welcome to the new campaign, Appetite for Good! Support this cause and walk for someone who can't

Over the years Worx Group has quietly found ways to involve themselves in small ways in their community...

Issued by The Worx Group 22 May 2015 09:48

Tech sales lead generation as important as other industries

In many industries, technical expertise forms the basis of the company, leaving sales lagging. This is particularly true in the IT space...

22 May 2015 09:17

More on Most Africa awards

Wag the Dog Publishers are branching out into Africa and launching two new awards in the Most Awards category...

22 May 2015 08:16

We are because of PR

A paraphrase of the definition of Ubuntu - we are because you are - goes some way to explain that apart from our pride in being Africa's premier B2B news distribution channel, Bizcommunity is also proud to be home to a great many of the continent's foremost PR, marketing and digital communications professionals...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 May 2015 12:06

Hlaudi: SABC will now start DTT with five TV channels

The SABC's chief operating officer (COO) Hlaudi Motsoeneng says the public broadcaster will now launch with only five TV channels once the long-delayed commercial start of South Africa's switch from analogue to digital...

By Thinus Ferreira 21 May 2015 11:48

Word-of-mouth marketing is dead

I love 'word-of-mouth' marketing. Or I did, right up until it died. I loved it because it provoked a wonderful sense of privilege to be 'in the know'...

By Tim Wyatt-Gunning 21 May 2015 10:45

Barney Simon's Rock On app launched

Multiple award-winning radio legend Barney Simon and Kagiso Media have launched a 24-hour rock music channel...

Issued by Kagiso Media 21 May 2015 11:58

Corporate identity: Your logo is not your brand

Your logo reduces everything about your company into one vital visual, your name. Or in some instances, merely a symbol. And, naturally, it needs to be designed in a way that will make it unique and memorable...

Issued by Ayanda Mbanga 21 May 2015 11:17

It's never too early to secure the perfect venue

Have you started thinking of your company year-end function for 2015? It's never too early to secure the perfect venue and, having the right venue for your function makes all the difference...

Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 21 May 2015 12:49

Giant Films welcomes first female director, Karien Cherry

"When your newest director's debut starts winning awards at the One Show, you know you're onto something, or someone," says Giant Films Executive Producer, Emma Lundy...

Issued by Giant Films 21 May 2015 11:22

McCann Johannesburg hosts third annual Portfolio Night in SA

McCann Johannesburg hosted the Art Director's Club (ADC) Portfolio Night 13, the world's largest advertising portfolio review, in Johannesburg for the third year running and second year running in Cape Town...

Issued by McCann Worldgroup 21 May 2015 11:42

Five reasons not to miss the EXSA Conference

The EXSA Conference takes place from 8 -9 June at the CSIR ICC, Pretoria, with less than three weeks to go. If you have not booked yet here are five reasons why you definitely should...

Issued by EXSA 21 May 2015 12:35

SA organisations need a special brand of project management to see them through current chaos

Business-focused project management can help business extract more value from their projects in tough times...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 21 May 2015 11:38

2015 South African mobile location-based advertising report released by Vicinity Media

A newly released report aims to inform marketers, agencies and brands just how effective mobile is becoming and recognises the early adopters that are getting it right...

Issued by Vicinity Media 21 May 2015 10:47

Openfield to run with Springbok Sevens

Openfield has been appointed by SARU to manage and implement the PR for the Blitzboks for the upcoming HSBC World Sevens Series 2015/16 and the Road to Rio for the Olympics...

Issued by Openfield 21 May 2015 12:30

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[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 132: Digicape launches iBeacon technology in South Africa

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Daniel Gross, Gerhard de Kock and Scott Cundill...

22 May 2015 09:45

Zimbabwe's Econet reports 41% drop in profits

HARARE: Zimbabwe's biggest mobile company Econet Wiresless reported a 41% drop in profits, dragged down by significant tariff cuts, punitive regulatory measures and a deflationary economic environment in the country...

By Malcom Sharara 22 May 2015 08:35

Launch of African Economic Outlook 2015

The African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will publish their joint African Economic Outlook 2015...

22 May 2015 08:29

More on Most Africa awards

Wag the Dog Publishers are branching out into Africa and launching two new awards in the Most Awards category...

22 May 2015 08:16

Online TV, live from Africa

Two young, black females. One hot new online TV platform. Welcome to Aza TV, launched by Sorele Media on 20 May 2015...

By Leigh Andrews 21 May 2015 14:00

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ICANN chief stepping down in early 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, US: The head of the group that oversees all internet addresses will step down early next year, after a plan to end US oversight is delivered to Congress...

22 May 2015 08:08

IWMF announces Courage in Journalism Award winners

WASHINGTON DC, US: The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) has announced the 2015 Courage in Journalism and Lifetime Achievement Award winners

22 May 2015 07:48

China makes major changes to its advertising laws

NEW YORK, USA: Responding to changes in the marketplace and the increasing importance of the internet to advertisers, China recently enacted its first major changes to its advertising laws in twenty years...

21 May 2015 12:35

Creative capers at Cannes, liven up Lions Health

CANNES, FRANCE: Filmmakers, poets, comedians and more will provide unexpected new perspectives at Lions Health, the global creative festival for the healthcare communications industry being held 19-20 June 2015 at Cannes...

21 May 2015 11:27

Free retail fraud conference in New York in September

NEW YORK, USA: Retail Knowledge will stage a free conference on Retail Fraud in New York on 24 September 2015, in association with the National Anti-Organised Retail Crime Association of America NAORCA...

21 May 2015 11:23

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