Creating content on social platforms has become one of the popular new marketing forms in South Africa.
21 Nov 2013 10:44
The Loeries has released its Official Rankings for 2013, providing a transparent overview of the awards as well as helping to promote creativity and innovation as primary business tools in the brand communication arena.
20 Nov 2013 07:38
For young people embarking on a career in advertising or marketing, few skills are as important as good presentation skills.
By John Cooney 21 Oct 2013 07:00
It has recently come to the attention of the Loeries that the 'Project Uganda' entry for MTN, created by MetropolitanRepublic, does not meet the Loeries entry criteria.
19 Oct 2013 11:12
Confound it! We know about clothing and luxury goods, but apparently now you can get counterfeit anything - prescription drugs, alcohol and even chocolate.
By Lauren Frizelle 1 Oct 2013 06:30
Biz Takeouts show host, Warren Harding (@BizcomWazza), dragged his one and only suit out of the recesses of his cupboard, shook out the mothballs, and hit the Red Carpet at the 35th annual Loerie Awards... (video)
30 Sep 2013 07:52
It can look creative and clever, but unless it can be backed up by data, the impact of a campaign on boosting a brand's bottom line is pretty much pie in the sky. And nowadays brand owners are most definitely looking for a return on their investment.
By Staff Reporter 27 Sep 2013 07:16
Presenting some of the awards at the 35th Annual Loerie Awards, guest creative director from Hamburg, Gotz Ulmer, was heard to wonder why those receiving prizes were so blasé, so "like Germany" and when they might start behaving "a bit more African"!
By Terry Levin 26 Sep 2013 10:18
Screeds have been written about whether advertising creates or reflects pop-culture. Marketing philosopher Marshall McLuhan, was quoted as saying 'Advertising is the richest and most faithful reflection that any society ever made of its entire range of activities'.
By Terry Levin 26 Sep 2013 10:08
Two Grand Prix awards, a new category, an ad that never aired and honouring a doyen of the advertising industry were just some of the highlights of the much-anticipated Sunday night Loerie Award ceremony.
By Staff Reporter 23 Sep 2013 12:33
The dti, the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) and South African Breweries (SAB) created the You Decide campaign programme in a successful public private partnership to reduce the amount of underage drinking.
9 Dec 2013 09:54
According to a recent survey, South African lecturers must adapt to the changing environment of their students by meeting them where they are most comfortable - in the social media space.
By Natasha Madhav 3 Dec 2013 09:54
The You Decide programme has launched the next phase of its campaign to curb underage drinking, with the creation of a new reality TV show.
Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 26 Nov 2013 10:53
The SAB KickStart 2013 youth entrepreneurship competition winner is Anda Maqanda, an engineer from the Eastern Cape, who owns AM Group, an engineering firm.
20 Nov 2013 11:25
John Brown Media received top honours at this year's MPASA PICA Awards, winning the Youth Market category for Totem magazine, walking away with Columnist of the Year for Fresh Living magazine, and being highly commended in three other categories.
Issued by John Brown 20 Nov 2013 10:26
The fourteen finalists in the South African Breweries (SAB) youth entrepreneurship development programme, SAB KickStart, have created 68 jobs during 2013.
12 Nov 2013 08:22
The 2013 Making the Difference through Design competition, presented by Woolworths, Sappi, Design Indaba and the Western Cape Department of Education, has selected Megan Laughton, who created a prototype of a lightweight, easy to store and use, space-saving desk and chair as the winner.
6 Nov 2013 08:17
For the fourth year in a row, BlackBerry took home top honours in the 2013 Student Village Makoya Youth Awards after winning The Real Makoya award.
6 Nov 2013 07:49
A new 13-part reality TV show, called Future Leaders, debuts on SABC 1 tonight, 5 November 2013 at 10pm.
5 Nov 2013 10:20
Luma Animation held a panel discussion on key trends, ideas and challenges, as part of the build-up to International Animation Day (IAD), which fell on 28 October 2013.
31 Oct 2013 11:40
A new ad campaign for Fanta, Saving Play, is playing at cinemas to remind teenagers just how fun it is to be a kid again. (video)
28 Oct 2013 08:41
Khumba teaches kids about the importance of friendship, kindness and bravery; and has even started a new dance revolution which had hundreds of kids and teachers getting on their feet and learning the unique "Dassie Dance".
Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 25 Oct 2013 12:23
Terry Levin interviews Financial Mail Agency Leader of the Year 2012, Draftfcb CEO John Dixon in advance of his role as Jury President of the Bookmarks Awards.
By Terry Levin 24 Oct 2013 05:52
With the launch of its recent initiative to appoint interns on a 12-month programme, McCann Johannesburg has appointed seven new candidates.
23 Oct 2013 11:53
The Wavescape Surf Festival has launched an adventure sports film contest, Wavescape Shortcuts, celebrating sports such as surfing, skating, kite surfing, body boarding, MTB and snowboarding.
17 Oct 2013 08:02
This morning at 1000 thousands of eager gamers will pour into the Coca-Cola Dome as rAge, the technology and gaming expo, kicks off.
By Danette Breitenbach 4 Oct 2013 09:02
The winners of the inaugural Times Press Challenge were announced recently at a cocktail event during Creative Week Cape Town.
1 Oct 2013 10:40
Founder and CEO, Patrick Walton, launched Just1R.com, on 20 September 2013 as a digital platform that supports creativity by providing a platform for "people with ideas and dreams" to be noticed and garner financial support through crowd funding.
1 Oct 2013 09:21
The South African Heineken Dropped campaign is now over and congratulations to the winner, Simon Good. (video)
1 Oct 2013 08:53
The screening of the new season of Ben 10: Omniverse took place at the Barnyard Theatre on Saturday, 31 August 2013.
Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 26 Sep 2013 13:35
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