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SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has announced the final jury presidents.
4 Jul 2014
SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has announced the five jury presidents set to lead the Design; Digital and Mobile; Direct and Promo & Activation; Integrated; and Media juries.
30 May 2014
SINGAPORE: Don't miss your chance to take part in the Festival of Media Asia Pacific 2014.
17 Jan 2014
SINGAPORE: The hotly anticipated Spikes Asia Awards Ceremony has taken place at the Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands. Over 1,000 delegates attended to be the first to hear this year's winners and celebrate the best of creativity in communications from across Asia Pacific.
19 Sep 2013
Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, has presented this year's award to Metro, Melbourne's train system.
10 Sep 2013
SINGAPORE: Taking place in under two weeks, the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, Asia Pacific's premier event for the creative communications industry, is set to offer its biggest content programme to date across an unmissable three days.
4 Sep 2013
SINGAPORE: The final jury members who will make up the judging panels at this year's Spikes Asia have been announced, completing a line-up of 78 members who will judge the 16 entry categories at the 2013 awards.
19 Aug 2013
SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, Asia Pacific's premier festival and awards for the creative communications and advertising industry, has today opened for delegate registrations.
18 Apr 2013
SINGAPORE: The winners of The Festival of Media Asia Awards have been announced at the Awards Ceremony at the W Singapore-Sentosa Cove attended by over 350 guests.
7 Mar 2013
SINGAPORE: Here's your festival roundup for the Festival of Media Asia 2013, taking place at Sentosa Cove, Singapore from 3-5 March 2013.
19 Feb 2013
SINGAPORE: The Festival of Media is committed to connecting people and businesses, rewarding great work and showcasing thought leadership. With talent so essential to the media industry that we celebrate, we are proud to launch the following initiatives at this year's Festival of Media Asia.
23 Jan 2013
NEW YORK, US: The Midas Awards, for the World's Best Financial Advertising, announced the award winners for the 2012 competition. This year's Midas Grand Jury awarded one Grand Midas, 26 Gold Ingots, 46 Silver Ingots, and 63 Finalists. The 2012 Midas Awards competition received entries from 28 countries and is reputed to be the only international competition that recognises excellence in financial services communications on a global scale.
21 Dec 2012
SAN FRANCISCO, US: Gadget lovers have flooded Apple with pre-orders and set up camp outside the company's real-world stores to get their hands on the new generation iPhone 5 set for release today. [Video]
21 Sep 2012
SINGAPORE: The winners of the Spikes Asia 2012 Awards were announced last night at the hotly anticipated Awards Ceremony which took place at the Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
19 Sep 2012
SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has today opened its doors for a three-day programme of outstanding content. Industry professionals from 27 countries will be present at the 2012 Festival, benefiting from 30 world-class seminars, The Forum - a new stream of content and dedicated evening networking events.
18 Sep 2012
SINGAPORE: A record number of Spikes Asia entries have been submitted this year totalling 4860 from 23 countries. The largest creative communications festival in Asia Pacific, which kicks off on Sunday in Singapore, is also set to welcome industry professionals from 27 countries who over two insightful days of learning, networking and celebration will have the opportunity to view Asia Pacific's creative excellence in advertising and communications.
12 Sep 2012
SINGAPORE: Cinemark is the official local representative of Cannes Lions and its affiliates. For a second year, the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity is offering young marketers an unrivalled opportunity to understand better the impact that creativity can have on their business. The Academy runs across the three-day Festival, providing an inspiring and enhanced learning environment, from 16-18 September 2012.
11 Sep 2012
SINGAPORE: Spikes Asia has announced the final juries; Craft, Creative Effectiveness, Branded Content & Entertainment and Integrated, who complete a world-class collective of 75 regional industry experts. Jury members will convene in Singapore during the Festival to judge entries into Spikes Asia, the regional creative advertising and communications festival for Asia Pacific, taking place 16-18 September.
20 Aug 2012
SINGAPORE: Spikes Asia, the regional creative advertising and communications festival for Asia Pacific, is pleased to announce that this year's final three jury presidents are Yang Yeo who will chair the Design Jury, Glenn Osaki will lead the PR Jury, and Michael Hilliard has been appointed the first Branded Content & Entertainment Jury president.
23 Jul 2012
CANNES, FRANCE: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 17-23 June, has announced the members of a further four juries: Creative Effectiveness, Design, Film, and PR Lions. South Africa is represented on the Design jury (Shelley-Ann Atkinson, Grid Worldwide Branding & Design) and on the Film jury (Catherine Ireland, Amplified).
30 Mar 2012
SINGAPORE: A total of 3647 entries from 17 countries will be competing at this year's Spikes Asia Festival, which kicks off this forthcoming Sunday in Singapore, an overall increase of 19% versus last year, with growth in most categories.
14 Sep 2011
SINGAPORE: Spikes Asia has announced the members of three more juries - Design, Digital & Mobile, and PR.
5 Aug 2011
CANNES, FRANCE: A total of 28 828 entries from 90 countries (725 from SA) have been submitted to the Cannes Lions 58th International Festival of Creativity, the international annual awards for creative advertising and communications. This is the most entries in the history of the festival.
1 Jun 2011
SINGAPORE: The organisers of Spikes Asia have announced that the 2011 Festival will take place 18-20 September and will return to the Suntec, Singapore, with the awards ceremony taking place at the Esplanade Theatre.
21 Feb 2011
David Chubb and Graham Frost of PwC were appointed joint administrators of Archial Group PLC ("the Group") and certain subsidiaries (see Notes) on 22 September 2010.
23 Sep 2010
SINGAPORE: A total of 3058 entries from 22 countries will be competing at this year's Spikes Asia Festival, which kicks off this forthcoming Sunday, 19 September 2010, in Singapore, a 14% increase versus last year.
15 Sep 2010
SINGAPORE: For the second year, Spikes Asia has teamed up with Cheil Worldwide to form a dedicated Academy for 15 students from across Asia Pacific offering a unique educational programme during the regional annual advertising and communications festival.
27 Aug 2010
NEW YORK, US: The United States has topped the YoungGun Top 10 rankings of the most awarded countries of the past decade, making it the number one country in the world for emerging and young creatives. South Africa is ranked sixth.
4 Aug 2010
SINGAPORE: Spikes Asia 2010 has announced the final three of the seven juries. The craft jury will be chaired by Akira Kagami, of Dentsu; media will be led by Jon Wilkins, of Naked Communications; and the integrated jury, comprising members from all the other juries, including jury presidents, will be chaired by David Lubars, of BBDO North America who also heads the Film, Print, Outdoor and Radio jury.
28 Jul 2010