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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

Clarkson leads Top Gear team to Amazon for new show

LONDON - British television presenter Jeremy Clarkson, dropped from hit BBC motoring show Top Gear for punching a producer, will make a new series about cars for Amazon Prime, the streaming service announced on Thursday...

31 Jul 2015 08:26

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

Where should I place my advertisement for media efficiency?

Imagine you are in a private train thundering along a super monorail twisting its way around the globe. Would you stay seated in your chair in the same carriage, looking out the same window for the entire journey? Or would you look out at the changing landscape from every imaginable perspective? The train is your brand travelling in a digital world...

By Mercedes Westbrook 31 Jul 2015 14:00

Facebook adds Security Checkup

Facebook has launched a new tool called Security Checkup that makes it easier to find and use the security controls for accounts. Sometime over the next few weeks, users will see a reminder at the top of the News Feed...

3 Aug 2015 08:31

Redzone, FM partnership create joint website, magazines

The Redzone and the Financial Mail have a new partnership, which will sees the Redzone website taking up residence in the 'Media & Advertising' section of the Financial Mail website...

3 Aug 2015 08:25

[Loeries 2015] Reaping the Creative Future Scholarship rewards with Banzi Kasana

Banzi Kasana is the 2014 recipient of the Loeries Creative Future Scholarship. We found out just how important it is for teachers to share scholarship information with their students... (video)

By Leigh Andrews 31 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

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

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

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

The Loeries Integrated Campaign judges announced

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

31 Jul 2015 11:46

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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AIF announces IPA 2016 call for applications

The IPA is an initiative of the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) that was established in 2011. It aims to mobilize African innovators and entrepreneurs...

3 Aug 2015 08:38

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Here Are All The Black People takes place in September

The sixth annual 'Here Are All The Black People' annual event takes place on Tuesday 29 September 2015.

3 Aug 2015 08:34

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