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Episode 108: Fred Robertson - Entrepreneur of the Year

Date: 10 Oct 2014
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Date: 3 Oct 2014
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Date: 19 Sep 2014
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Toshiba top Notebook vendor, sponsors tablets
Toshiba top Notebook vendor, sponsors tablets

According to the International Data Corporation's (IDC) CY 2013 final results, Toshiba Gulf FZE is the number one vendor for Notebook market sales in East Africa including Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania.

11 Mar 2014 08:25

Airtel Tanzania once again sponsor for Mwanamakuka Awards
Airtel Tanzania once again sponsor for Mwanamakuka Awards

This week Airtel Tanzania announced that it will once again be sponsoring the Mwanamakuka Awards, an initiative that aims to support women to achieve sustainable economic development from chronic poverty.

6 Mar 2014 09:32

East AfricaCom gets sponsors
East AfricaCom gets sponsors

Airtel, Liquid Telecom, East Africa Data Centre and SEACom have all pledged to sponsor East AfricaCom 2014, making preparations for the event much easier.

13 Feb 2014 09:24

MultiChoice sponsors BFMA conference
MultiChoice sponsors BFMA conference

MultiChoice Kenya has announced that it will be taking up lead sponsorship for Broadcast, Film and Music Africa (BFMA) conference, a creative content and electronic broadcasting event in East Africa that promotes knowledge sharing and networking among high-level electronic media professionals. BFMA 2013 is scheduled to take place in Nairobi at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre from 17-18 June 2013.

22 Mar 2013 11:23

BASA's model positively received at African Creative Economy Conference - Business and Arts South Africa
BASA's model positively received at African Creative Economy Conference

Business and Arts South Africa's model of engagement between business and arts was positively received at the recent African Creative Economy Conference.

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 21 Nov 2012 10:02

Short film competition offers African filmmakers US$100 000
Short film competition offers African filmmakers US$100 000

The Afrinolly Shortfilm Competition, launched late last week, offers budding filmmakers and documentary/animation content creators the opportunity to win prizes in a competition valued at US$100 000.

6 Nov 2012 07:44

CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2012 finalists announced
CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2012 finalists announced

The finalists in the 17th CNN MultiChoice African Journalist competition were announced on 18 May 2012, by Ferial Haffajee, chair of the independent judging panel. This year the competition received entries from 42 countries across the continent, including French and Portuguese speaking Africa.

18 May 2012 11:49

Support for International Change, Engen partner to fight HIV/AIDS

Support for International Change (SIC), a Tanzania-based organisation and petroleum company, Engen, have partnered together to help drive its awareness campaign to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS and also to empower rural communities.

21 Feb 2012 10:33

Multichoice overwhelmed with Big Brother response
Multichoice overwhelmed with Big Brother response

Multichoice Malawi says it has been overwhelmed with interest that Malawians are showing soon after the announcement of the seventh season of Big Brother Africa.

By Gregory Gondwe: @Kalipochi 16 Jan 2012 10:30

Standard Bank Group secures finance for Helios Towers Tanzania
Standard Bank Group secures finance for Helios Towers Tanzania

The Standard Bank Group has announced that they have secured financing worth US$85million for Helios Towers Tanzania Ltd (HTT), a subsidiary of Helios Towers Africa Ltd (HTA), to finance the next phase of its network of telecommunications towers across Tanzania.

7 Dec 2011 08:38

Kenya: Bank sponsors business reality show

CfC Stanbic Bank will sponsor a television reality show, CfC Stanbic Bank Magnate, which seeks to find and nurture Kenya's future entrepreneurs. The business reality show, which started yesterday, Thursday 27th October 2011, will air on national television broadcaster Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) and Kiss TV.

By Carole Kimutai: @CaroleKimutai 27 Oct 2011 16:56

How to contribute to Bizcommunity, from op-ed pieces to news - Bizcommunity.com
How to contribute to Bizcommunity, from op-ed pieces to news

Bizcommunity.com has now expanded its operations into 16 new sectors and will soon venture into another 17, providing a whole new range of target audiences for advertisers. The most critical aspect of this is the quality of content and this is a formal invitation to you to become a recognised contributor on Bizcommunity.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 3 Oct 2011 14:57

Bizcommunity launches new dedicated sectors, newsletters - Bizcommunity.com
Bizcommunity launches new dedicated sectors, newsletters

Bizcommunity.com - South Africa's largest online B2B publisher - is set to grow even more with the introduction of 16 new content channels, with weekly newsletters, as from last week Tuesday, 20 September 2011.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 20 Sep 2011 15:45

MTN still supports African journalism after 10 years
MTN still supports African journalism after 10 years

While maintaining its decade-long relationship with the Highway Africa Conference, which starts in Cape Town, South Africa today, Friday, 16 September 2011, MTN has reaffirmed its commitment to the advancement of journalism and the media in Africa.

16 Sep 2011 11:22

Expedition to promote education across Africa

In an expedition through Africa, sponsored by Gabriel, the shock absorber brand, Justin Patrick Brogan of Write to Zero Degrees will travel through 12 countries to distribute educational material and to encourage governments en route to give priority to education for children.

14 Sep 2011 08:44

Nando's sponsors Holgate's expedition to South Sudan

Nando's founder Robert Brozin is helping launch "A Journey To Juba", the most recent expedition by adventurer, Kingsley Holgate, in his quest to distribute mosquito nets in every country in Africa. As the sponsor of the expedition, Brozin and other Nando's representatives were part of a gathering at Lesedi Cultural Village to wish Holgate well as he heads for the Republic of South Sudan.

21 Jun 2011 10:38

MTN Business Kenya sponsors 2011 Banking Awards
MTN Business Kenya sponsors 2011 Banking Awards

KENYA: MTN Business Kenya sponsored two categories - Best bank in the use of technology and Best bank in online banking - in the "Think Business" 2011 Banking Awards in Kenya.

9 May 2011 10:37

SABMiller plc invests in the future of African journalism
SABMiller plc invests in the future of African journalism

SABMiller has announced that in 2011 it will become a co-sponsor of the David Astor Journalism Awards Trust, the UK-based charity which aims to promote, strengthen and support independent journalism in Africa.

22 Mar 2011 12:09

[2011 trends] It's a Wild. Wired. Wellthy. World!
[2011 trends] It's a Wild. Wired. Wellthy. World!

The recent global recession has changed our world forever. In a new digital age, characterised by oversupply and too many product types in almost every market, the challenge for companies will be to locate and capture pools of high-profit demand and be able to move with speed and flexibility to take advantage of them. Here are 11 trends for 2011.

By Gisele Wertheim Aymes 18 Jan 2011 14:17

Official 2010 Loeries rankings
Official 2010 Loeries rankings

While there can be many ways of analysing any competition, this year the Loeries has introduced official winners rankings which aim to be a transparent mechanism for reporting the outcome of the awards. With the release of the printed Loeries annual, additional rankings will be published, including top 10 tables for all the individual credits, eg ECD, illustrator, writer and director, as well as post production/VFX, etc.

4 Oct 2010 12:38

Four Loerie Grands Prix this year
Four Loerie Grands Prix this year

Four Grands Prix were handed out this past weekend at the 32nd annual The Loerie Awards, held for the second time at Good Hope Centre in Cape Town: King James once again in TV & Cinema Commercials for Allan Gray's 'Legend'; the VWV Group in Experiential: Live Events for the 2010 FIFA World Cup closing ceremony; Boogerman+ Partners Architects in Architecture & Interior Design for Soccer City aka FNB Stadium aka National Stadium; and Grid Worldwide Branding and Tonic Design in Design Mixed-Media Campaign for the Comair/British Airways SLOW Lounge.

4 Oct 2010 10:41

Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference early-bird deadline extended
Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference early-bird deadline extended

HANGZHOU, CHINA: The 2nd Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Conference, hosted by FIPP and CPA (China Periodicals Association) will take place on 14-15 October 2010 at the InterContinental Conference Centre, Hangzhou, China and the early bird registration discount has been extended to 1 September 2010.

10 Aug 2010 07:12

Emirates takes young Football for Hope players under its wing
Emirates takes young Football for Hope players under its wing

DUBAI, UAE/JOHANNESBURG: Emirates, the award-winning airline of the United Arab Emirates, is helping a team of Australian youths get off to a flying start at the Football for Hope Festival 2010 in Johannesburg.

29 Jun 2010 10:52

Second African Experiential Marketing Summit - final agenda and speakers announced - EXP
Second African Experiential Marketing Summit - final agenda and speakers announced

The finalised agenda and lineup of speakers for the second African Experiential Marketing Summit have been announced.

Issued by EXP 18 Aug 2008 15:55

Powerful sponsorships

Kim Skildum-Reid, who heads up Power Sponsorship and is one of the world's top corporate sponsorship consultants, trainers, speakers, and authors, will be presenting a keynote speech on Last Generation Sponsorship at the African Experiential Marketing Summit on 3 September 2008, in Johannesburg.

Issued by EXP 4 Aug 2008 12:26

Experiential marketing guru Bernd H. Schmitt in SA - EXP
Experiential marketing guru Bernd H. Schmitt in SA

Founder and director of Columbia Business School's Center on Global Brand Management, Bernd H. Schmitt brings his wealth of expertise to South Africa at the 2nd African Experiential Marketing Summit in September.

Issued by EXP 28 Jul 2008 17:26

African Experiential Marketing Summit - EXP
African Experiential Marketing Summit

The second African Experiential Marketing Summit will be held on 3 September 2008 at Montecasino, Johannesburg.

Issued by EXP 30 Jun 2008 15:28

Exp Nigeria implements another successful activation for Heineken - EXP
Exp Nigeria implements another successful activation for Heineken

With Heineken in the third year of its global sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League, Heineken Nigeria has rolled out a campaign called the Heineken Champions Planet for the second consecutive year.

Issued by EXP 21 May 2008 15:17

Telecom sponsors Ugandan football club

Uganda Telecom has announced its official sponsorship of Sports Club Villa for the 2008/9 Super League Season.

30 Apr 2008 11:24

ACP launches film production support programme

The African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) presents the ACP-EU Support Programme for the ACP Cinema and Audiovisual Sector. The Secretariat of the ACP Group of States and the European Union have designed a new support programme for the ACP audiovisual sector, ACP Films (ie. cinema and television). ACP Films is managed by the ACP Secretariat and financed by the 9th European Development Fund (EDF).

25 Apr 2008 11:00

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