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Episode 141: IMC speakers Mel Attree and Enzo Scarcella, plus we chat to Ben Wagner from Native.

Date: 27 Jul 2015
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Designing in the Mother Tongue - Open Window
Designing in the Mother Tongue

Open Window Institute Honours student Karabo Moletsane is a vibrant, young illustrator/designer and all-round superwoman making waves in the creative industry...

Issued by Open Window 29 Jul 2015 13:12

Creative Circle Awards: May and June 2015 winners
Creative Circle Awards: May and June 2015 winners

The winners of the May and June Creative Circle Awards have been announced. It's been a bumper two months in the run-up to Cannes at the end of June, and the upcoming Loeries in August...

29 Jul 2015 12:32



Creative Circle launches Champions of Creativity Award
Creative Circle launches Champions of Creativity Award

No one can create great work without a great client. It's for this reason that the Creative Circle has launched an award that recognises the clients who recognise the value of creativity...

Issued by Creative Circle 28 Jul 2015 12:34

New trade networking opportunities at Decorex Joburg 2015 - Thebe Reed Exhibitions
New trade networking opportunities at Decorex Joburg 2015

Extensive new opportunities for both exhibitors and trade visitors to Decorex Joburg to widen their business network have been announced by the organisers of Africa's largest d├ęcor, design and lifestyle exhibition...

Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 27 Jul 2015 11:03

Bringing #TheFutureByDesign to the present
Bringing #TheFutureByDesign to the present

Last week, #TheFutureByDesign magazine was launched at the MTN Solution Space at the UCT Graduate School of Business in Cape Town. Hosted by the hilarious comedian and advertiser Mum-Z, the night was set for a quirky and insightful event...

By Beverley Klein 24 Jul 2015 10:22

Design your tomorrow at Open Design 2015
Design your tomorrow at Open Design 2015

The third annual Open Design Cape Town Festival is a 12-day citywide event of talks, workshops, tours and interactive experiences that explore how design and innovation can be used to add great value to our daily lives...

Issued by Open Design Cape Town 17 Jul 2015 10:57

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Kira Koopman and Alistair King...

17 Jul 2015 10:34

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 140: IMC speaker Alistair King and Red & Yellow's Mandela Day plans

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 16 July 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Kira Koopman and Alistair King...

15 Jul 2015 12:18

Growing by design for Shift Joe Public - Joe Public
Growing by design for Shift Joe Public

A new appointment in the leadership of Shift Joe Public signals more growth for the strategically-led design agency. Terri-Leigh Blomeyer, joined the creative talents at Shift Joe Public as the agency's MD in March this year...

Issued by Joe Public 10 Jul 2015 11:46

Top Cape Town-based agency, 8Brand, clinches UN-funded African post offices redesign contract
Top Cape Town-based agency, 8Brand, clinches UN-funded African post offices redesign contract

Brand and 3D design agency, 8Brand, has been awarded the highly sought-after contract for the post office interiors and facades redesign and refurbishing project in four African countries: Madagascar, Ghana, Benin and Senegal...

Issued by 8Brand 10 Jul 2015 11:22

Ravi Naidoo to receive 2015 Sir Misha Black Medal
Ravi Naidoo to receive 2015 Sir Misha Black Medal

The 2015 Sir Misha Black Medal for Distinguished Services to Design Education will be awarded to Ravi Naidoo, founder of Design Indaba and Interactive Africa...

8 Jul 2015 14:34

Jessica Wheeler
Why strategic planning is stupid

I just landed this awesome 'Strategic Planning Director' job. I am a week in and while this article may lead to the shortest strategic planning career in the history of advertising, I reckon I'll throw the proverbial caution to the wind and give it a go anyway...

By Jessica Wheeler, Issued by Grey 6 Jul 2015 08:44

BID notice: Design/advertising agency required for False Bay TVET College - False Bay College
BID notice: Design/advertising agency required for False Bay TVET College

False Bay TVET College is looking to appoint a marketing/advertising agency which will provide advertising, graphic design, branding and copywriting services, wherein quality of service and economy of price are the primary considerations...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Jul 2015 09:26

The death of the annual report... As we know it
The death of the annual report... As we know it

We all want a greener, more sustainable world, yet the process of going green still seems to instil fear in some people. Good designers, on the other hand, embrace the move towards sustainability. Not only does green thinking lead to creativity and innovation, ultimately it's good for business, which to us means happy clients...

By Sam Bainbridge 2 Jul 2015 14:00

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 2 July 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Lauren Durant and Fabrizia Degli Esposti...

1 Jul 2015 11:17

Beauty is back: designer Sagmeister on Italy as muse
Beauty is back: designer Sagmeister on Italy as muse

ROME - Award-winning graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister, famed for his work with the Rolling Stones, Lou Reed and Aerosmith, says the concept of beauty in design is back...

29 Jun 2015 12:30

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed David Ferguson, Styli Charalambous and Nic Haralambous...

26 Jun 2015 11:09

#cocreateSA fund announces the winning SA-Dutch sustainability projects
#cocreateSA fund announces the winning SA-Dutch sustainability projects

#cocreateSA has announced the six winning South African-Dutch sustainability projects that are awarded a total of R600,000 from the #cocreateSA Fund 2015.

26 Jun 2015 09:37

Nobody cares about you - they care about themselves, their problems and their dreams
Nobody cares about you - they care about themselves, their problems and their dreams

Show people how you can solve their problems and help them reach their dreams, and you'll capture their hearts and minds.

By James Hurford 25 Jun 2015 12:36

Recognising the outstanding work of young creatives at Loeries
Recognising the outstanding work of young creatives at Loeries

Creativity is not only the domain of the experienced. In fact, the brand communication industry often relies on the talent and intuition of young people to provide the innovative spark that fuels the next big idea...

25 Jun 2015 12:04

Yellow Pages: Cape Town cover - Trudon
Yellow Pages: Cape Town cover

The design of the cover of the 2015/2016 Cape Peninsula Yellow Pages features a fresh new creative look thanks to MUTI, an eclectic mix of bright, positive, forward-thinking South African artists...

Issued by Trudon 24 Jun 2015 11:30

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 25 June 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to David Ferguson, Styli Charalambous and Nic Haralambous...

24 Jun 2015 09:29

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 136: This is Me, Mike Wronski & the BrightRock connection session
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 136: This is Me, Mike Wronski & the BrightRock connection session

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed David Thomas, Mike Wronski and Suzanne Stevens...

19 Jun 2015 09:50

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 136: This Is Me, and Mike Wronski on social media
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 136: This Is Me, and Mike Wronski on social media

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 18 June 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to David Thomas and Mike Wronski...

17 Jun 2015 12:02

Top 30 Under 30 African entrepreneurs includes SA design and digital agency founder
Top 30 Under 30 African entrepreneurs includes SA design and digital agency founder

Kgomotso Mautloa, founder and creative director of the design and digital agency Green Robot Design, has been named as one of Forbes Africa Top 30 Under 30 entrepreneurs across the African continent.

12 Jun 2015 09:09

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 135: Whisky Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 135: Whisky Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Jacqui Maroun, Nic Robertson and Emily Stockden...

11 Jun 2015 14:33

Digital Out of Home: Key medium influencing the media landscape
Digital Out of Home: Key medium influencing the media landscape

In the next year, DOOH will be well-positioned to attract spend from other media channels. This is the opinion of Jacques du Preez, who believes that DOOH is going to revolutionise the OOH media landscape...

By Danette Breitenbach 11 Jun 2015 11:18

The latest trends in web design that are irresistibly awesome
The latest trends in web design that are irresistibly awesome

Web technology marches on to the drumming sound of various cultures of innovation. With each beat, it makes progress and reforms the way the web is done...

By Manas Kumar 10 Jun 2015 13:22

Biz Takeouts at the BrightRock Connection Session on 25 June
Biz Takeouts at the BrightRock Connection Session on 25 June

The next Connection Session is here and is happening in Cape Town, at The Breakwater Lodge, Portswood Road, Cape Town on 25 June, with the topic: Will the set-up costs stifle your start-up dream...?

9 Jun 2015 13:20

Erica Elk a finalist in Africa's Most Influential Women in Business and Government Award
Erica Elk a finalist in Africa's Most Influential Women in Business and Government Award

Erica Elk, the executive director of Cape Craft + Design Institute (CCDI) is a finalist in 'Africa's Most Influential Women in Business and Government Award'...

7 Jun 2015 09:24

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