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Episode 84: Agency focus - Source

Date: 2 Apr 2014
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Date: 24 Feb 2014 | Time: 39:00min
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Mark Tomlinson joins Cannes' judges

Mark Tomlinson, co-founder of Hellocomputer, has been selected as the judge for the Mobile jury at the Cannes Lions international festival, which takes place from 15-21 June 2014.

17 Apr 2014 12:42

It's champ time with the Blackball Premier League playoffs

Stay out of the water on the closing weekend of the Rand Show, because there's a 100% chance of sharks... pool sharks that is, as the Gauteng Blackball Federation hosts the final showdown of the Blackball Premier League, starring South Africa's top 10 pool players.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 17 Apr 2014 12:30

Inspiring cuisine at the SA Chefs Theatre

It's showtime at the Rand Show, which means it's "Gourmet time" in Hall 6, the venue for the crowd-pulling SA Chefs Theatre, powered by the culinary might of the South African Chefs Association (SACA).

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 16 Apr 2014 13:12

SME workshop on PR

To help business owners market their products and services, Ohana Public Relations Services is presenting a half-day introductory workshop on effectively managing your business on a shoestring budget.

16 Apr 2014 10:47

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

For eleven days, Rand Show visitors will be able to experience the excitement of the ski slopes, as South Africa's biggest consumer show brings winter early to the Highveld. From 10am to 5pm daily, Africa's premier snow-making company, Snow Productions, will turn Hall 8 into a snowy playground.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 15 Apr 2014 12:32

Judges selected for Decorex Cape Town

The stand design judges for Decorex Cape Town have been selected, they are Alayne Reesberg, CEO of World Design Capital 2014, Heath Nash, a product designer best known for turning waste materials into covetable designs, plus interior designers Salome Gunter and Bobby Breen.

15 Apr 2014 10:43

MTN Bushfire - Swaziland's music and arts festival

MTN Bushfire is Swaziland's three day music and arts festival from 30 May to 1 June, 2014, which celebrates creative expression whilst promoting social responsibility, stimulating the economy, and drawing talent and tourists from across Africa and around the world. More than simply a music festival, it's a creative space where expression, learning, sharing and inspiration take hold.

15 Apr 2014 10:31

Chivas celebrates Modern Gentleman campaign

Chivas 18 celebrated its Modern Gentlemen campaign at a 'Chivas 18 Crafted for the Senses' event, held at the modern Circa gallery in Rosebank. Johannesburg.

15 Apr 2014 09:38

It is the time to honour, recognise and appreciate all South African working class

In commemorating workers' month, Community Divine Connection, in conjunction with BMK Advanced Corporate Training, is hosting the Workers Recognition and Appreciation Ceremony on 4 May at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg.

Issued by SA Workers Ceremony 14 Apr 2014 13:40

Something is in the Worx

With their first ten years of great work with great clients behind them and with new horizons ahead, Eventworx has taken the time to reflect on their successes, learn some valuable lessons and ask themselves what kind of a difference they want to make for their clients in the future.

Issued by Eventworx 14 Apr 2014 13:26

It's playtime at Tumble Town, a world of fun for kids

If you want to treat the kids to a fantastic day out, where there's fun and excitement to be had at every turn, then take them to the Rand Show. Because it's showtime at the Rand Show, South Africa's biggest consumer show, which means top quality entertainment for the whole family.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 14 Apr 2014 09:34

SA radio's 'Oscar' winners announced

Proof of the extent to which the MTN Radio Awards has grown in stature in just five short years was the more than 1,000 industry stalwarts and young guns in attendance at this year's award's ceremony held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

By Luise Allemann 14 Apr 2014 07:11

Radio Awards: How radio gives a voice to the voiceless

South Africa's Minister of Communications Yunus Carrim was that rarest of things - a politician with a personality - last night (Saturday) as he opened the fifth Annual MTN Radio Awards.

By Luise Allemann 14 Apr 2014 06:46

WTM Africa attracting exhibitors from all over the globe

The inaugural World Travel Market (WTM) Africa will take place at the CTICC, Cape Town from 2-3 May as a leading B2B exhibition for Africa's travel industry.

11 Apr 2014 11:44

It's time for the big guns

The Rand Show is South Africa's biggest consumer event, making it a natural choice for the SANDF to get its nation-serving message across. From 18-28 April, the Rand Show is going to be positively bristling with exhibits and displays to showcase the SANDF's capabilities.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 11 Apr 2014 10:19

AdReview Awards: Waiting for Godot

The judging is over and the AdReview Agency of the Year has been selected. But its identity will be a closely guarded secret until 22 May, when the Awards take place.

11 Apr 2014 07:21

It's wild time in Animal Kingdom

For entertainment on the wilder side, head to the Rand Show's Animal Kingdom, where a stampede of animal fun awaits.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 10 Apr 2014 13:42

World Design Capital 2014 legacy programme for design schools

As part of the World Design Capital 2014 legacy programme, some of Cape Town's design schools have collaborated to create a programme that will leave a mark on the country's future design landscape.

10 Apr 2014 11:38

It's thrill time for adrenalin junkies

A world of choice family entertainment awaits at the Rand Show, South Africa's biggest consumer exhibition. For those who have a need for high-powered speed, the Rand Show race track has a line-up of unforgettable stunt shows, while classic cars are on display in Hall 5.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 9 Apr 2014 13:27

Between 10and5 to host Show & Tell creative talks

On Wednesday, 16 April Between 10and5 is hosting its very first Show & Tell event to kickstart an ongoing series of creative talks that it plans to host throughout the year.

9 Apr 2014 08:15

Here they are... 2014 MTN Radio Awards My Station listener votes finalists

The one MTN Radio Awards category where listeners are totally in control of the outcome is the My Station category...

9 Apr 2014 07:10

The Rand Show 2014... It's showtime!

South Africa's biggest consumer show is gearing up for another bumper entertainment extravaganza. Get ready for 11 action-packed days of family fun at this year's Rand Show.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 8 Apr 2014 12:31

Gearhouse ICS provides ICT support at the 15th Cape Town International Jazz Festival

ICT solutions provider Gearhouse ICS is known for its conferencing support in areas like registration and touch screen systems, presentation management, RFID tracking and audience response, but what are they doing when they are not providing IT solutions to major conferences around the country? Well, they are innovating in other areas of the event industry, of course.

Issued by Gearhouse SA 8 Apr 2014 10:26

Ericsson launches Media Vision 2020

Ericsson's Media Vision 2020 project is based on more than six months of research and brings together the concerted efforts of hundreds of people from across the global Ericsson organisation to map out the future of TV and the media industry.

8 Apr 2014 10:06

Why it's crucial to report on event management for successful future events

It's critical to report on event management in order to determine what's working and what's not. This will ensure that any future events don't suffer from past mistakes, and that they'll benefit from useful lessons learned.

By Terry Sutherland 8 Apr 2014 07:12

[PRISM Awards 2014]: PR is at centre of today's communication mix - Maggs

The 2014 PRISM Awards' guest speaker, and a judge this year, Jeremy Maggs, says 'PR is at the centre of the communication mix today and an effective part of the communication mix.'

By Danette Breitenbach 7 Apr 2014 10:08

[PRISM Awards 2014]: Atmosphere Communications a whopping success

Cape Town-based public relations consultancy Atmosphere Communications has scooped top honours in the first-ever Campaign of the Year category in the PRISM Awards, for its launch of Burger King in South Africa.

7 Apr 2014 08:58

Call for entries to SAB KickStart 2014

The R6-million grant funding youth entrepreneurship competition, SAB KickStart 2014, has opened for entries to entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 35.

7 Apr 2014 08:58

[PRISM Awards 2014]: All the winners

The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) 2014 PRISM Awards took place last night in Sandton. And here are the winners! Congratulations to all of you.

7 Apr 2014 06:59

[SXSW Interactive 2014] Creativity. Inspiration. Innovation

AUSTIN, US: Austin Kleon is the author of two influential and best-selling books: "Steal Like An Artist" and "Newspaper Blackout". His third book, "Show Your Work!", was published in March 2014. He was one of the keynote speakers at SXSW Interactive 2014.

By Mark Schefermann 4 Apr 2014 14:00

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