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[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 46: Agency focus - Y&R Advertising

Tonight's Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, streamed live from 5pm-6pm via 2oceansVibe Radio, will have Y&R Advertising as its agency focus. The studio guest this Thursday evening, 22 November 2012, will be Y&R Cape Town's business unit director, Rowena Fester. [twitterfall]

This evening's lineup

  • Show host: Bizcommunity marketing manager Warren Harding (@BizcomWazza)
  • In-studio guest: Y&R Cape Town's business unit director, Rowena Fester (@RowenaInCPT), who, with 17 years in consumer communications and support to marketing departments, has built her experience by working on high profile global and local brands across the spectrum from FMCG and fast food to financial services.

    Y&R ( is a full service creative powerhouse. 'Resist the Usual' isn't just the company's mantra that founder Ray Rubicam coined, it's the company's DNA - how it hires employees, approach client challenges and how it develops creative ideas that build brands and business.

  • Discussion topics:
    • Y&R from the beginning
    • Clients Y&R work with
    • Traditional vs digital advertising
    • How much work is Y&R doing with mobile?
    • The agency of the future
    • Current advertising trends
    • Special projects Y&R are currently working on
    • Advertising measurement

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