GLOBAL

#CannesLions2018: CEO Phil Thomas on the creative year ahead

Jon Ratcliffe sat down with Phil Thomas, CEO of Cannes Lions Festival, and spoke to him about his belief that there has been more change in marketing in the last year than the 10 years preceding it, and why they're launching 'ecommerce', 'experience', and 'social and influencer' Lions...

By Jon Ratcliffe 9 Mar 2018

GLOBAL

#FairnessFirst: Why you'll see #MoreLikeMe from #CannesLions2018

Diversity is good for business, especially creative business, so little wonder that diversity is an increasingly hot topic at Cannes. With the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity kicking off later today, if you're covering the festivity from afar, you're likely to see the #MoreLikeMe hashtag trending on your timeline, in addition to #SeeitBeit and more...

By Leigh Andrews 18 Jun 2018

GLOBAL

#CannesLions2018: Health & Wellness and Pharma shortlists!

The Cannes Lions Pharma and Health & Wellness Lions shortlists have been released, with SA seeing a single entry make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

17 Jun 2018

AFRICA

French President Macron announces $76m Africa startup fund

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced the launch of a €65 million ($76.14 million) fund dedicated to providing access to small ticket funding for African startups, as part of the unveiling of a 'Digital Africa' initiative...

By Gabriella Mulligan 31 May 2018

GLOBAL

Cannes Lions 2018 festival programme released

The 2018 Festival programme features new formats, simplified navigation and more than 70 brands...

17 Apr 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Cannes Young Lions: Call for entries

If you have what it takes to create an award-winning advert under pressure and in the most extreme of conditions - and still come out smiling on the other side - Cinemark is looking for you...

3 Apr 2018

GLOBAL

Philip Thomas announced as new chairman of Cannes Lions

Philip Thomas, CEO of Ascential Events, has been announced as the new chairman of Cannes Lions...

22 Mar 2018

GLOBAL

Cannes Lions announces See It Be It ambassador and chair

Chloe Gottlieb has been announced as the 2018 See It Be It ambassador and Madonna Badger has been announced as See It Be It chair...

9 Feb 2018

AFRICA

APO Group on the search for new Head of Media Relations Division based in Paris or London

APO Group, the leading media relations consultancy for Africa and the Middle East, has begun its international search for a Head of Media Relations Division...

Issued by APO Group 17 Aug 2018

UNITED KINGDOM

Burberry picks Riccardo Tisci as new creative officer

Luxury British fashion house Burberry on Thursday announced the appointment of Riccardo Tisci, formerly of Givenchy, as its new chief creative officer to replace Christopher Bailey...

5 Mar 2018

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