Is overthinking one of the problems plaguing the communications industry and, especially, the public relations sector of that industry?
Africa is a hot bed of opportunities. If you look for that opportunity you will find it, says Robyn de Villiers, vice chair of APRA and chair and CEO of Burson Cohn & Wolfe Africa...
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
The top finalists for the "Of-the-Year" awards to be presented at the 2017 Clio Entertainment Awards have been announced...
20 Oct 2017
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
As virtual reality (VR) experiences become more prevalent and impressive, are we using VR for VR's sake?...
David Limbert 1 Aug 2017
This week marked the launch of The Plus Network, founded by WE Communications...
Jessica Tennant 12 May 2017
Key findings from the USC Annenberg CPR's global communications report...
Daniel Munslow 19 Apr 2017
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”.
Andy Walker 15 Feb 2017
The African Media Agency has expanded its communications media channel to distribute press releases to media in the United States...
22 Sep 2016
Coffee mugs are one of the most popular promotional items, and they can be customised in a myriad of ways...
PR disasters are all too common among multinational corporations, but there are steps that they can take to recover...
James White 30 Oct 2015
NEW YORK: US public relations giant Edelman said on Tuesday, 15 September, it will no longer represent coal producers or take assignments that seek to deny climate change...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
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
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
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
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
NEW YORK CITY, US: The closing date for entries into New York Festivals World's Best Advertising competition is getting closer.
17 Jan 2014
NEW YORK CITY, US: Final 2013 Awards deadline extended to January 15
10 Jan 2014
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
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
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
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
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
NEW YORK, US: The organisers have extended the entry deadline to 22 March.
13 Mar 2013
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
NEW YORK, US: The One Show deadline has been extended to 15 February 15*.
12 Feb 2013
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
NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards has announced the second round of appointments for the 2013 Executive Jury. Since 2011, NYF has assembled the "dream team," an elite group of worldwide creative officers brought together to select the "World's Best Advertising."
22 Jan 2013