SOUTH AFRICA

Grey Adventures rolls out to SA
Grey Adventures rolls out to SA

The Grey Group's Grey Adventures startup incubator is now operational in its Johannesburg office as it continues to roll out across the global network. Here, an interview with Francois du Preez, chief digital officer at Grey Africa, to find out more about this open culture of collaboration from a local perspective...

By Jessica Tennant 20 Jul 2018

UNITED STATES

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The line between news and advertising is blurring, according to study

According to the Global Communications Report, 64% of public relations professionals surveyed predict that in five years the average consumer will not be able to distinguish between news stories (earned media) and promotional content (paid media)...

20 Apr 2018

GLOBAL

Clio Awards announce "Of-the-Year" finalists
Clio Awards announce "Of-the-Year" finalists

The top finalists for the "Of-the-Year" awards to be presented at the 2017 Clio Entertainment Awards have been announced...

20 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Leo Burnett acquires Radar
Leo Burnett acquires Radar

Cape Town-based advertising agency Radar has joined Publicis-owned Leo Burnett as part of a drive by the global giant to increase their profile and presence in Africa as a full-service agency...

29 Sep 2017

GLOBAL

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VR content should be engaging, relevant and appropriate

As virtual reality (VR) experiences become more prevalent and impressive, are we using VR for VR's sake?...

By David Limbert 1 Aug 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

WE Communications launches global network of independent, specialist agencies
WE Communications launches global network of independent, specialist agencies

This week marked the launch of The Plus Network, founded by WE Communications...

By Jessica Tennant 12 May 2017

GLOBAL

87% of PR executives believe the term “public relations” does not describe their future
87% of PR executives believe the term “public relations” does not describe their future

Key findings from the USC Annenberg CPR's global communications report...

By Daniel Munslow 19 Apr 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

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Amazon wants to take over the boardroom, silence Skype with Chime

Internet behemoth Amazon has announced a new workplace messaging and conferencing facility. Dubbed Chime, the product is billed as a “communications service that transforms online meetings with a secure, easy-to-use application that you can trust”.

By Andy Walker 15 Feb 2017

AFRICA

African Media Agency launches US-Africa business distribution
African Media Agency launches US-Africa business distribution

The African Media Agency has expanded its communications media channel to distribute press releases to media in the United States...

22 Sep 2016

UNITED STATES

Boris Dzhingarov
Promotional marketing: Having customised mugs that are filled with impact

Coffee mugs are one of the most popular promotional items, and they can be customised in a myriad of ways...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

UNITED STATES

Here's how your company can recover after a PR screw-up
Here's how your company can recover after a PR screw-up

PR disasters are all too common among multinational corporations, but there are steps that they can take to recover...

By James White 30 Oct 2015

UNITED STATES

Edelman ends work for coal producers, climate deniers
Edelman ends work for coal producers, climate deniers

NEW YORK: US public relations giant Edelman said on Tuesday, 15 September, it will no longer represent coal producers or take assignments that seek to deny climate change...

16 Sep 2015

UNITED STATES

One Show announces PR categories, quarterly submissions
One Show announces PR categories, quarterly submissions

NEW YORK, USA: The One Club has announced that it has introduced a quarterly entry system for The One Show, as well as a set of public relations categories...

17 Jul 2015

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals International Advertising Awards: 2014 Shortlist
New York Festivals International Advertising Awards: 2014 Shortlist

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards honouring the World's Best Advertising announced the 2014 Shortlist for a number of competitions.

25 Apr 2014

UNITED STATES

Pirelli's 2012 Annual Report wins PR News award
Pirelli's 2012 Annual Report wins PR News award

WASHINGTON, US: The PR News' CSR Awards, announced at a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on 8 April 2014, selected Pirelli's 2012 Annual Report as the winner of the Annual Report category.

10 Apr 2014

UNITED STATES

NYF: Five more Executive Jury appointments
NYF: Five more Executive Jury appointments

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition has appointed five prominent worldwide creative officers and executive creative directors to the 2014 Executive Jury.

14 Feb 2014

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals: Third round, Executive Jury appointments
New York Festivals: Third round, Executive Jury appointments

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition has announced five additional appointments to the 2014 Executive Jury.

27 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals: Breaking moulds, and closing entries soon
New York Festivals: Breaking moulds, and closing entries soon

NEW YORK CITY, US: The closing date for entries into New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition is getting closer.

17 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

IMA Web Interactive Media Awards deadline extended
IMA Web Interactive Media Awards deadline extended

NEW YORK CITY, US: Final 2013 Awards deadline extended to January 15

10 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

NYF International Advertising Awards 2014 calls for entries; launches new award
NYF International Advertising Awards 2014 calls for entries; launches new award

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals for the World's Best Advertising is now accepting entries for their 2014 competition and has launched a new award - 'Agency of the Year by Region'.

16 Oct 2013

UNITED STATES

Q&A: Rose Anderson, NYF executive director
Q&A: Rose Anderson, NYF executive director

In this in-depth Q&A with Rose Anderson, NYF Television & Film Awards executive director, she looks at (among other issues) what makes the Awards what they are, how they impact on the sectors they cover and why it reflects its 'one world' approach.

14 Oct 2013

UNITED STATES

All the LatAm 2013 winners
All the LatAm 2013 winners

MIAMI, US: The Festival of Media LatAm Awards 2013 winners were announced on Friday evening at an awards ceremony with over 360 guests.

1 Oct 2013

UNITED STATES

NYF International Advertising Awards: 2013 shortlist
NYF International Advertising Awards: 2013 shortlist

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards for World's Best Advertising has announced the 2013 Shortlist for a number of its competitions.

26 Apr 2013

UNITED KINGDOM

D&AD Awards: The nominations
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

UNITED STATES

Ted Leonhardt
How to become a new business power player

SEATTLE, US: Fred is the owner of a small design firm. His work has recently become recognised for using design thinking to build brands through social media.

By Ted Leonhardt 20 Apr 2013

UNITED STATES

Creative Week: Only three weeks to go
Creative Week: Only three weeks to go

NEW YORK, US: Creative Week in New York is only three weeks away! Don't miss our exclusive events, presentations, panel discussions, exhibitions and showcases that all celebrate creativity in advertising, design, music, the arts and communications. Check out our festival schedule now and book your tickets.

16 Apr 2013

UNITED STATES

One Club extends deadline
One Club extends deadline

NEW YORK, US: The organisers have extended the entry deadline to 22 March.

13 Mar 2013

UNITED STATES

International AME Awards announces 2013 Shortlist
International AME Awards announces 2013 Shortlist

NEW YORK, US: The AME Awards for The World's Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness has announced the Shortlist for the 2013 competition. The Grand Jury of interactive and multidisciplinary marketers, planners, and creatives selected the Shortlist from entries submitted from 27 countries worldwide.

14 Feb 2013

UNITED STATES

2013 One Show deadline extended!
2013 One Show deadline extended!

NEW YORK, US: The One Show deadline has been extended to 15 February 15*.

12 Feb 2013

UNITED STATES

New York Festivals: Six additional Executive Jury appointments
New York Festivals: Six additional Executive Jury appointments

NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards, now in its 56th, year announced six additional appointments to the 2013 Executive Jury. This elite group of worldwide chief creative officers and executive creative directors were chosen to select the World's Best Advertising across all mediums from the shortlist selected by the online Grand Jury.

30 Jan 2013

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