SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Global 2012 for Montreux
Festival of Media Global 2012 for Montreux

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global will once again take place in Montreux, Switzerland, between 15-17 April 2012. it is intended that the agenda for next year's event will include a plenary agenda.

24 Nov 2011

UNITED STATES

Consumer Confidence Survey: Economy again top global concern
Consumer Confidence Survey: Economy again top global concern

NEW YORK, US: Global online consumer confidence fell for the seventh consecutive quarter as confidence in 31 of 56 global markets measured declined, according to from Nielsen, a leading global provider of insights and analytics into what consumers watch and buy.

9 Nov 2011

SWEDEN

'Camo Bear' launches new Nikon Coolpix AW100
'Camo Bear' launches new Nikon Coolpix AW100

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN / AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS: Perfect Fools, the Stockholm and Amsterdam creative studio, is launching 'Camo Bear', a fun viral film, as part of an online campaign for the Nikon Coolpix AW100.

4 Nov 2011

UNITED STATES

Global advertising spend up 5.7% in Q2 2011
Global advertising spend up 5.7% in Q2 2011

NEW YORK, US: Despite overall growth of 5.7% for the advertising industry in Q2 2011, adspend fell in nearly half the world's key markets in the second quarter of this year as economic concerns continued to impact the advertising industry, according to Nielsen's quarterly Global AdView Pulse report released recently.

20 Oct 2011

UNITED KINGDOM

Newspaper sites across Europe demonstrate growth in the past year
Newspaper sites across Europe demonstrate growth in the past year

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 368.6 million unique visitors went online in June 2011 for an average of 26.1 hours per person.

19 Aug 2011

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: Improve your digital marketing expertise
Festival of Media: Improve your digital marketing expertise

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Delegates to The Festival of Media Global now have an extra opportunity to brush up on their digital marketing expertise.

21 Apr 2011

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media: Learn the true value of 'like'
Festival of Media: Learn the true value of 'like'

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The final speakers have been confirmed for the fifth Festival of Media Global in Montreux.

5 Apr 2011

SWITZERLAND

CMOs and Twitter - have they joined the celebration?
CMOs and Twitter - have they joined the celebration?

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND: Twitter users now send more than 140 million Tweets a day. With more than 20% of the tweets being related to products and/or brands, this means that every day 28 million tweets potentially concern your brand or company.

By Willem Smit 4 Apr 2011

SWITZERLAND

Festival of Media Awards 2011 shortlist announced
Festival of Media Awards 2011 shortlist announced

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: OMD and Starcom lead the agency networks in the shortlist for the Festival of Media Awards 2011. Ogilvy Johannesburg has been shortlisted for its South Africa Tourism campaign.

14 Mar 2011

SWITZERLAND

Media magic in Montreux
Media magic in Montreux

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global 2011 has announced its agenda. In a radical move away from the format of previous festivals, the sessions will all form part of a single stream conference agenda, designed to be more brand centric and future focused.

10 Mar 2011

SWITZERLAND

First 'Media Accelerator Program' launched at Festival of Media 2011
First 'Media Accelerator Program' launched at Festival of Media 2011

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: The Festival of Media Global 2011 launches a brand new initiative in a bid to find the most exciting new media businesses in the world. The Media Accelerator Program (MAP) will be reaching out to the global community of media innovators to find those new companies who are set to most impact the sector in the coming years. Who will be the next Twitter or Facebook that will revolutionise the way we market to our customers?

23 Feb 2011

PORTUGAL

Lisbon to host Eurobest 2011, 28-30 November
Lisbon to host Eurobest 2011, 28-30 November

LISBON, PORTUGAL: The 4th Eurobest Advertising Festival, one of Europe's leading awards and annual events for creative advertising and communications, will be held from 28-30 November this year in Lisbon, Portugal.

9 Feb 2011

UNITED STATES

Bees Awards recognises social media marketing as worldwide phenomenon
Bees Awards recognises social media marketing as worldwide phenomenon

SAN FRANCISCO, US: The Bees Awards, claimed to be the first international social media marketing awards for communication professionals, has announced today, Monday, 24 January 2011, its 2011 jury panel members, which include Rob Hill, group head of strategy, Ogilvy Cape Town. The event will once again award winners in more than 23 specialised categories, including eight new categories in the fast-paced social media marketing world.

24 Jan 2011

SWITZERLAND

Jury chair announced for Festival of Media Awards
Jury chair announced for Festival of Media Awards

MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND: Jenny Ashmore, global marketing capability officer, Mars Inc., will be the Jury chair for the Festival of Media Awards 2011.

10 Jan 2011

GERMANY

Eurobest launches Student Academy in partnership with Draftfcb
Eurobest launches Student Academy in partnership with Draftfcb

HAMBURG, GERMANY: The organisers of Eurobest 2010, one of Europe's largest creative advertising and communications festivals and premier awards honouring and celebrating European creative excellence, has announced the launch of The Eurobest Academy, in partnership with Draftfcb.

30 Nov 2010

UNITED KINGDOM

Raymond Kieser: Schawk's new group MD, Europe
Raymond Kieser: Schawk's new group MD, Europe

LONDON, UK: Schawk, a provider of brand point management services enabling companies of all sizes to connect their brands with consumers to create deeper brand affinity, has announced Raymond Kieser, who has South African connections, as group MD of its European operations.

16 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

CNN enlists top journalism students for iReport initiative
CNN enlists top journalism students for iReport initiative

ATLANTA, US: CNN has announced the launch of a new initiative for journalism students, called CNN iReport University, linked to iReport, the network's user-generated news community.

16 Sep 2010

SWEDEN

Naughty Volvo, naughty!
Naughty Volvo, naughty!

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Swedish car manufacturer Volvo has always relied on its image for quality manufacturing and efficient design. Other car marques are well known for possessing a fun streak, such as Honda, Toyota or Mazda, which is a necessary brand ingredient in attracting the younger market.

4 Aug 2010