Loeries Creative Week Durban

Chris Garbutt started his advertising career in SA and is now global chief creative director of TBWA group.
"The world needs creativity now, more than ever" - Chris Garbutt

I caught up with Chris Garbutt of TBWA Global this Mandela Day for his views on the South African advertising industry, from the 'rainbow nation advertising' he experienced under Madiba's rule to the 'hackvertising' of today...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Jul 2018

#Loeries2018 MasterClass: Female representation and the media - who controls the narrative?
#Loeries2018 MasterClass: Female representation and the media - who controls the narrative?

You have the opportunity to choose from eight (four in the morning and four in the afternoon) Loeries MasterClasses on Thursday, 16 August, and learn from leading brand communicators...

Issued by Loeries 16 Jul 2018

Meet Ramsey Naja - #Loeries2018 judge and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker
Meet Ramsey Naja - #Loeries2018 judge and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker

Don't miss Ramsey Naja, CCO at J. Walter Thompson Middle East & Africa, Lebanon, at the DStv International Seminar of Creativity on Friday, 17 August...

Issued by Loeries 12 Jul 2018

Of sightings and flightings at Loeries 2018
Of sightings and flightings at Loeries 2018

Having just landed from bringing our readers the finest edit of South African-specific and breaking news, exclusive interviews and overviews from the recent Cannes Lions Festival, we're prepped and ready to do it all over again...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 11 Jul 2018

How an operations officer got invited to judge creativity at the Loeries
How an operations officer got invited to judge creativity at the Loeries

This year, Clyde Mallon, chief operating officer at McCann Johannesburg - a guy with vast experience in the technological and digital realm of advertising - has been invited to be a judge at the Loeries...

By Aisling Holmes, Issued by McCann Johannesburg 10 Jul 2018

#Loeries2018 MasterClass: Put experience at the centre of your organisation
#Loeries2018 MasterClass: Put experience at the centre of your organisation

You have the opportunity to choose from eight (four in the morning and four in the afternoon) Loeries MasterClasses on Thursday, 16 August, and learn from leading brand communicators...

Issued by Loeries 9 Jul 2018

Sebastian Padilla. Co-founder of Mexico's Anagrama Studio and Loeries 2018 design jury president.
#Loeries2018: "Expect an aggressive shift from the minimalistic trend" - Sebastian Padilla

Learn why Sebastian Padilla, co-founder of Anagrama in Mexico, is this year's Loeries' design jury president...

By Leigh Andrews 6 Jul 2018

Meet Swati Bhattacharya - #Loeries2018 jury president and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker
Meet Swati Bhattacharya - #Loeries2018 jury president and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker

Don't miss Swati Bhattacharya, chief creative officer at FCB Ulka, India, at the DStv Seminar of Creativity on Friday, 17 August...

Issued by Loeries 5 Jul 2018

#Loeries2018 MasterClass: What's your story: Steps to build a personal brand
#Loeries2018 MasterClass: What's your story: Steps to build a personal brand

You have the opportunity to choose from eight (four in the morning and four in the afternoon) Loeries MasterClasses on Thursday, 16 August, and learn from leading brand communicators...

Issued by Loeries 2 Jul 2018

Team TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris representing SA at Cannes Lions 2018.
"You have to be pretty damn disruptive to grab anyone's attention in 2018" - Karabo Denalane

I caught up with Karabo Denalane, CEO of TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris and board member of the ACA, for insights into why 'being safe' is no longer an option when managing brands...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Jul 2018

Team TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris with their Gold Lion at Cannes Lions 2018.
"Brands: Get ahead of a problem that matters to consumers" - Pete Khoury

I caught up with Pete Khoury of TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris and the Creative Circle, for his views on why brands should get ahead of a problem that matters to consumers...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jun 2018

The Creative Circle's May 2018 judges, at Promise Agency, Johannesburg.
All the Creative Circle monthly winners: May 2018

Judging for the Creative Circle's monthly awards for May 2018 took place at Promise Agency in Johannesburg on 28 June 2018, with the winners announced that evening...

29 Jun 2018

Meet Fabian Frese - #Loeries2018 Jury President and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker
Meet Fabian Frese - #Loeries2018 Jury President and DStv Seminar of Creativity speaker

Don't miss Fabian Frese, Chief Creative Officer at Kolle Rebbe, Hamburg, at the DStv Seminar of Creativity on Friday, 17 August...

Issued by Loeries 28 Jun 2018

DStv Seminar of Creativity returns to Loeries Creative Week in August
DStv Seminar of Creativity returns to Loeries Creative Week in August

The DStv Seminar of Creativity offers advertisers, marketers and all members of the creative industry, a one-day only opportunity to see some of the best creatives in the world, all on one stage...

Issued by Loeries 26 Jun 2018

Fabian Frese, CCO at Germany’s Kolle Rebbe and this year's Loeries film, radio and audio jury president.
#Loeries2018: "How will technology impact this year's ideas?" - Fabian Frese

I chatted to the international jury presidents ahead of the upcoming Loeries Creative Week. Next in the series is Fabian Frese, chief creative officer at Germany's Kolle Rebbe and this year's Loeries film, radio and audio jury president...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Jun 2018

#Loeries2018: Suhana Gordhan's advertising journey (Part 2)
#Loeries2018: Suhana Gordhan's advertising journey (Part 2)

Loeries chair aunty and creative director at FCB Africa, Suhana Gordhan shares what creativity means to her and lessons in leadership she's learnt along her journey in advertising from the boys' locker room to the beaches of Nicaragua...

By Jessica Tennant 14 Jun 2018

#Loeries2018: Suhana Gordhan's advertising journey (Part 1)
#Loeries2018: Suhana Gordhan's advertising journey (Part 1)

Loeries chair aunty and creative director at FCB Africa, Suhana Gordhan shares what creativity means to her and lessons in leadership she's learnt along her journey in advertising from the boys' locker room to the beaches of Nicaragua...

By Jessica Tennant 13 Jun 2018

Nicolas Courant - ECD at Ogilvy Singapore and Loeries 2018 digital jury president.
#Loeries2018: "At the heart of provocative thinking" - Nicolas Courant

I chatted to the international jury presidents ahead of the upcoming Loeries Creative Week. Kicking off the series is creative problem solver Nicolas Courant, executive creative director at Ogilvy Singapore and this year's digital jury president...

By Leigh Andrews 8 Jun 2018

Creative Circle judges. © .
Creative Circle announces March and April winners

Creative Circle has announced its monthly winners for the months of March and April 2018...

1 Jun 2018

Andrew Human at the most recent Loeries.
#AfricaMonth: "It's time to celebrate cultural nuances in creativity" - Andrew Human

Loeries CEO Andrew Human on the way regional cultural nuances and differences affect creativity...

By Leigh Andrews 1 Jun 2018

Chance to win golden bird extended
Chance to win golden bird extended

Creatives in the advertising and brand communication industry across Africa and the Middle East have been given an extra week to finalise and submit their entry to stand a chance to win a coveted Loerie Award...

Issued by Loeries 31 May 2018

Pete Khoury, Creative Circle chairman and chief creative officer at TBWA\Hunt Lascaris. © .
Creative Circle Rankings 2017 released

The Creative Circle has released its final Rankings for 2017 for individual agencies and groups...

23 May 2018

Swati Bhattacharya, Nicolas Courant, Sebastian Padilla and Fabian Frese. Images supplied.
Jury presidents for Loeries 2018 announced

Four of the world's top creative leaders will guide over 160 judges in the process of selecting the best of brand communication from across Africa and the Middle East...

17 May 2018

Loeries 2018 deadline extended
Loeries 2018 deadline extended

The deadline for submissions to the Loeries Africa Middle East has been extended by two weeks to 31 May...

Issued by Loeries 14 May 2018

John Vlismas spends his time between worlds – his own and the one he shares with everyone else.
#BehindtheSelfie with... John Vlismas

This week we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with 'lord of the chance' and Loerie Awards MC of note John Vlismas, formally of Whacked Management and OGO Productions...

By Leigh Andrews 2 May 2018

Audio Militia’s co-founder and executive producer, Nick Argyros.
Audio Militia - "Stellar content means repeat business and great reputation"

Audio Militia's co-founder and executive producer Nick Argyros shares how their 2017 Loeries success proves it's time to disrupt the production industry and create content beyond the expected music and audio...

By Leigh Andrews 20 Apr 2018

Judges, Creative Circle. © .
Creative Circle announces January and February winners

Creative Circle has announced its monthly award winners for the months of January and February 2018...

6 Apr 2018

Loeries CEO Andrew Human. Image supplied.
Changes made to Loeries Official Rankings

The Loeries announced that from this year's awards in August, it is including points for finalists in its Official Rankings across Africa and the Middle East...

4 Apr 2018

Open Window's Loeries 2017 winners, L to R: Zinhle Zulu, Matthew Tager, Nicole Laxton and Samantha Kogel.
The Open Window on student creativity

Some of the academic team and most recent student award-winners from The Open Window let us in on their most recent successes based on their experimental stylistic exploration of creative briefs, which they treat as the real deal...

By Leigh Andrews 23 Mar 2018

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