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Episode 124: The IMC Conference Durban

Date: 27 Feb 2015
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Entries for 2015 Sasol New Signatures competition now open
Entries for 2015 Sasol New Signatures competition now open

Entries are now open for the 2015 Sasol New Signatures competition. Under the theme, 'Eye for Potential', Sasol is challenging emerging South African artists who have the ability to see beyond what the naked eye can see...

24 Apr 2015 14:41

SA Innovation Summit calls for speakers
SA Innovation Summit calls for speakers

The eighth SA Innovation Summit is calling for inventors and innovators to submit papers before close of business on 15 May 2015, under the theme 'Innovation Intelligence'...

23 Apr 2015 14:06

178 Pencils awarded on Results Day Two of D&AD Judging
178 Pencils awarded on Results Day Two of D&AD Judging

LONDON, UK: The second set of D&AD Pencil winners for 2015 have been announced in the Crafts for Advertising, Crafts for Design, Integrated and Innovative Media, Magazine and Newspaper Design, Mobile Marketing and White Pencil categories...

23 Apr 2015 10:31

New design competition - Solve offers cash prizes and IP consultation
New design competition - Solve offers cash prizes and IP consultation

Elle Decoration magazine and law firm Adams & Adams are encouraging new creative talent to enter the 2015 Solve Competition...

23 Apr 2015 10:02

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 128: Springleap and the newly launched Creative Insights division
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 128: Springleap and the newly launched Creative Insights division

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 23 April 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Trevor Wolfe from Springleap...

22 Apr 2015 09:04

First set of D&AD Pencil Awards winners announced
First set of D&AD Pencil Awards winners announced

D&AD has announced the first set of Pencil winners for 2015, with six Pencils going to South African agencies...

21 Apr 2015 13:48

Inspire Trade Expo - The Inspired Office (INOFFICE)
Inspire Trade Expo - The Inspired Office (INOFFICE)

Inspire Trade Expo, SA's exclusive, furniture, decor and design trade show, which is taking place from 10-12 June, has announced an initiative that promises to excite the office product industry - called INOFFICE...

Issued by Inspire Trade Exhibition 21 Apr 2015 12:46

Congratulations are in order for SA's One Show finalists
Congratulations are in order for SA's One Show finalists

The full One Show finalist short list has been released, with a number of top South African agencies making the grade...

17 Apr 2015 09:05

[NewsMaker] Gavin Rooke
[NewsMaker] Gavin Rooke

It's rare these days that new agencies are launched, but veteran marketer Gavin Rooke has launched The New Order, an agency designed for innovation, which intends to lead change in marketing...

By Louise Marsland 15 Apr 2015 14:47

Sbu 'slips up' again
Sbu 'slips up' again

NEWSWATCH: 'Oops! I did it again...' Sibusiso Leope, aka DJ Sbu, is once again in hot water after using a fake SABS stamp of approval on his energy drink, it is reported...

14 Apr 2015 08:16

Keeping design thinking top of mind with #cocreatesa
Keeping design thinking top of mind with #cocreatesa

If you've been following the World Design Capital 2014 Twitter account (@WDC2014), you may have noticed the account is no longer active, but fear not...

By Leigh Andrews 13 Apr 2015 08:00

Creative Business Exchange joins Decorex Cape Town
Creative Business Exchange joins Decorex Cape Town

The second instalment of the Creative Business Exchange workshops, dedicated to building a successful creative design brand, will take place on 24 April 2015, alongside Decorex Cape Town...

9 Apr 2015 08:27

The wonderful design whimsy of Wonderland
The wonderful design whimsy of Wonderland

Wondering why you haven't heard Wonderland's name at any local award shows (yet)? There's a perfectly good reason...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Apr 2015 14:02

Cannes is calling young creatives
Cannes is calling young creatives

Cinemark is issuing a call to action to all young creatives to register for the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity 2015 and attend the Young Creative Academy, from 21 to 27 June 2015...

1 Apr 2015 14:09

How to create a killer logo
How to create a killer logo

A logo is often the first step towards developing your company's visual identity so you need to get it right... This is how you can do that...

1 Apr 2015 10:47

#bebetter campaign reaches 100,000 users on social media
#bebetter campaign reaches 100,000 users on social media

The Better Living Challenge (BLC), displayed at the Design Indaba Expo 2015, demonstrated what happens when a strategy is successfully implemented...

25 Mar 2015 11:46

Aligning creativity and business
Aligning creativity and business

Advertising and media agencies cannot afford to be static in the rapidly changing environment in which we live and work...

By Danette Breitenbach 24 Mar 2015 14:07

How to create a logo for your business
How to create a logo for your business

Your budding business will need a logo if you want to become visible to potential clients, but because logos are such a crucial aspect of your business, there are a lot of things to consider...

By Sophie Baker 23 Mar 2015 14:00

Make an impression with your business cards
Make an impression with your business cards

When you're out and about, your business cards will be the first item potential clients have to see what you offer. It is thus very important that they make a good impression, since research shows it takes only seven seconds for someone to form an opinion...

By Roane Swindon 18 Mar 2015 14:00

Business of Design back with more speakers
Business of Design back with more speakers

Business of Design is a two-day seminar for small to medium design business owners, recent graduates and design students, aimed at guiding, inspiring and offering practical tools to better their business...

18 Mar 2015 07:54

Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane wins 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award
Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane wins 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award

The 2015 Southern Guild Foundation Icon Award, sponsored by Adams & Adams, was awarded to Cape Town ceramicist, Andile Dyalvane, founder of Imiso Ceramics...

14 Mar 2015 10:20

Danette Breitenbach
More than a matter of curiosity

Describing a paper as 'revolutionary' might seem a bit extreme. However, in the case of an avant-garde' paper, Curious Matter, the claim is substantiated...

By Danette Breitenbach 13 Mar 2015 14:18

Winners at the Design Indaba Expo 2015
Winners at the Design Indaba Expo 2015

This year, Design Indaba Expo 2015 welcomed a mix of over 600 creatives from across the African continent and a full Events Arena programme hosting local and international designers, authors and artists...

13 Mar 2015 09:25

Linda Trim
Five things the Apple Watch and today's new-age office space have in common

San Francisco announced to gadget fans across the world this week what they have all been waiting for: the unveiling of the Apple Watch in all its glory...

By Linda Trim 12 Mar 2015 14:39

New desktop website for OLX
New desktop website for OLX

The site has launched a new desktop website including added search function technology; additional categories; a unique 'Favourites' list, making buying far simpler; and a sleeker design...

10 Mar 2015 08:06

Stick and AAA make a splash at Design Indaba - Stick Communications
Stick and AAA make a splash at Design Indaba

Stick sponsored 11 AAA, first-year Copywriting students to the Design Indaba 2015 Conference Simulcast, one of the world's leading forums of creativity and design...

Issued by Stick Communications 9 Mar 2015 10:38

Cape businesses support firefighters
Cape businesses support firefighters

As fires continued to rage in the southern Cape Peninsula last week, Cape Town companies supported the volunteer firefighter services...

9 Mar 2015 09:54

2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference considers intersections between business and creativity
2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference considers intersections between business and creativity

The 2015 ACT | UJ Arts & Culture Conference promises to provide many opportunities for creatives and entrepreneurs in the creative sector...

Issued by Arts & Culture Trust 4 Mar 2015 11:49

Spotlight on designer Frans Alexander at Decorex Durban - Thebe Reed Exhibitions
Spotlight on designer Frans Alexander at Decorex Durban

Visitors to Decorex Durban can expect to see KwaZulu-Natal interior designer Frans Alexander's quirky fusion of classic and contemporary in the special installation he will be creating at the event...

Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 3 Mar 2015 11:00

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