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Episode 98: FastCompany SA magazine, The Lean Startup methodology and Buying Cutomers with Brad Suga

Date: 18 Jul 2014
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Date: 10 Jul 2014
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Date: 4 Jul 2014
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D&AD opens call for entries for 53rd annual Professional Awards

LONDON, UK: Entries for the 53rd D&AD Professional Awards have opened with a number of new sub-category additions in response to the evolving creative landscape.

18 Jul 2014 06:33


How RTB works for you

LONDON, UK: Real Time Bidding (RTB) is an increasingly popular advertising and monetization avenue for business owners/advertisers and publishers.

9 May 2014 06:27


Rollin' with Halfords

LONDON, UK / CAPE TOWN, SA: Halfords launches a summer offensive on the UK's road warriors: Keep On Rollin' campaign launch features new ads and a reinvigorated brand world. Mother has created a new campaign that attempts to unite the UK's transport factions - by highlighting their mutual love of the open road. And the campaign was shot in South Africa.

6 May 2014 11:47


Grey London leads the way at D&AD Awards 2014

LONDON, UK: The UK looks set to take home the title of most awarded country at the 2014 D&AD Awards, with 136 In Books and 43 Nominations*, totalling at 179 Awarded entries for the year. Across the Atlantic, the United States is in second place in the country rankings with 118 (82 In Book and 36 Nominations).

2 Apr 2014 07:51


ADBLAH from London

Can someone clear the animals out of here?

By Mark Fiddes 25 Mar 2014 05:52


D&AD previews White Pencil award for newest film in 'I Wish I'd Done That' series

LONDON, UK: Fernanda Romano the latest luminary to step into the D&AD hot seat. (Video)

28 Jan 2014 08:08


SA tops Midas Awards 2013 Award Winners

NEW YORK CITY, US: The Midas Awards World's Best Financial Advertising has announced the 2013 award winners - and so often, South Africa was well represented among the winners.

20 Dec 2013 06:52


D&AD's White Pencil/The International Exchange (TIE) join forces, create 'social intrepreneurs'

LONDON, UK: Nominees get the chance to go on a groundbreaking NGO placement; fighting major obstacles faced by worldwide NGOs at a grassroots level.

9 Dec 2013 12:13


It's time to get your D&AD annual

LONDON, UK: Here comes the 2013 edition of the much sought-after annual from D&AD featuring the year's best creative work.

3 Dec 2013 11:38


Greenlight, Mortgage27 partner to deliver analysis of online search behaviour in the mortgage market

LONDON, UK: Leading independent digital marketing agency, Greenlight, is delighted to announce a partnership with Mortgate27, to provide, via subscription to the companies' Mortgage Market Intelligence Reports, a detailed monthly analysis of online search behaviour relating specifically to the mortgage sector.

29 Nov 2013 11:26


Ogilvy & Mather: LIA 2013 Network Of The Year

LONDON, UK: LIA has announced that Ogilvy & Mather is the 2013 Network of the Year, being awarded a total of 126 awards, including one Grand LIA, 28 Gold Statues, 40 Silver Statues and 57 Bronze Statues. The network also secured 42 Finalists at LIA 2013.

19 Nov 2013 11:08


D&AD releases Black Pencil Judging Film

LONDON, UK: D&AD has released a Black Pencil Judging Film from the 2013 Awards, showing behind-the-scenes footage of the rigorous judging process employed by the awards. (Video)

7 Nov 2013 05:44


Consumer searches for insurance at their highest

LONDON, UK: Consumer online searches for insurance have been at their highest yet this year, reveals the latest report from leading independent digital marketing agency, Greenlight.

29 Aug 2013 08:36


Introducing Vodafone Red

LONDON, UK / BERLIN, GERMANY / LISBON, PORTUGAL / MADRID, SPAIN: Vodafone celebrates a new era in telecoms by literally turning everything red.

26 Aug 2013 07:38


Ovum issues warning: Ignore marketing automation at your peril

LONDON, UK: Marketing automation is becoming a business imperative for attracting and keeping customers, and is central to the long-term survival of the modern enterprise, finds Ovum.

15 Jul 2013 07:32


Comment: The launch of the Nokia 1020

LONDON, UK: Malik Saadi, Principal Analyst at Informa, says the Nokia 1020 is smashing all camera innovation records but it will not be successful without a huge marketing boost.

15 Jul 2013 07:16


London International Awards - deadline looming

LONDON, UK: The London International Awards are closing soon - you have just five days left to enter!

11 Jul 2013 09:24


London International Awards: Three days left to enter!

LONDON, UK: You have just three days to submit your entries to the London International Awards.

11 Jun 2013 11:14


The Bees Awards announces nominations

SAN FRANCISCO, US: The 4th edition of The Bees Awards - 1st international social media marketing awards - has announced their 2013 nominations.

21 May 2013 09:07


M&M Global Awards call for entries

LONDON, UK: The M&M Global Awards have been recognising and celebrating the most innovative and effective pan-regional advertising campaigns for over 20 years. Could your campaign be eligible?

16 May 2013 10:14


D&AD Awards: The nominations

LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.

22 Apr 2013 11:05


Clean Slate Brands are the future

LONDON, UK: Heritage is the new baggage. The future belongs to Clean Slate Brands.

By David Mattin 22 Apr 2013 09:09


Webinar: The Insider Track to Mobile Marketing

LONDON, UK: It's you chance to get the insider track to mobile marketing so here is a quick reminder about tomorrow's webinar that will review the mobile advertising ecosystem and the exciting opportunities mobile marketing has to offer.

20 Feb 2013 13:35


Google's 'Enhanced Campaigns' - a challenge for advertisers?

LONDON, UK: Leading London-based digital marketing agency, Greenlight, says Google's "Enhanced Campaigns", will prove a challenge to advertisers, the biggest being that of how third party tracking solutions can integrate into it. As it currently stands, advertisers could be forgiven for thinking Google is upping its game against third party tracking solutions and trying to create a system whereby any solution outside of Google's is rendered less useful, says Angela Knibb*, campaign manager at the agency.

13 Feb 2013 10:29


Virgin consumers: It's their first time - why not make it special

The staggering pace of consumer-facing innovation means that everyone is now at times, if not constantly, a virgin consumer: one who is unfamiliar with many of the products, services and experiences they experience. However, far from being coy, virgin consumers will try out, experiment with and lust after these new brands, products, services and experiences more than ever before: as long as they are effortlessly simple, intuitive, and, of course, enjoyable.

By David Mattin* 4 Feb 2013 13:29


D&AD Awards 2013: Deadline extended

LONDON, UK: Not even a man-eating shark can wipe the smile off a D&AD winner's face.

31 Jan 2013 09:17


D&AD Awards 2013: Win one, die happy

LONDON, UK: One meteorite... Four extraordinary creatives... Earth's imminent destruction... What will they do?

17 Jan 2013 10:14


Excellence in visual thinking, Taschen releases D&AD50

LONDON, UK: Taschen and D&AD are launching a new book that gives a special insight into the last 50 years of design and advertising, and offers a rich visual history of the society the creative industry helped to shape.

14 Jan 2013 06:37


Midas Awards 2012 Winners: King James Cape Town wins Grand Midas for Santam Insurance

NEW YORK, US: The Midas Awards, for the World's Best Financial Advertising, announced the award winners for the 2012 competition. This year's Midas Grand Jury awarded one Grand Midas, 26 Gold Ingots, 46 Silver Ingots, and 63 Finalists. The 2012 Midas Awards competition received entries from 28 countries and is reputed to be the only international competition that recognises excellence in financial services communications on a global scale.

21 Dec 2012 08:23


D&AD calls for entries for the 2013 Student Awards

LONDON, UK: D&AD is providing ambitious creative students with the ultimate platform to launch their careers in design or advertising. The annual D&AD Student Awards are now open for entry, offering a range of real briefs set by clients from some of the world's top brands.

12 Dec 2012 11:18

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