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Heavy Chef to host global digital marketing expert, Rand Fishkin in Cape Town - World Wide Creative
Heavy Chef to host global digital marketing expert, Rand Fishkin in Cape Town

Moz co-founder and digital marketing author, Rand Fishkin will make a reappearance at Heavy Chef on 10 November 2014 at World Wide Creative's new event space in Cape Town. Entitled, The Paradox of Exceptional Marketing, the session will identify barriers to scale and the web marketing tactics that take companies from run-of-the-mill to remarkable.

Issued by World Wide Creative 1 Oct 2014 13:24

Golden Arrow Buses renews contract with Tractor Outdoor and Corne Krige Outdoor - Tractor Outdoor
Golden Arrow Buses renews contract with Tractor Outdoor and Corne Krige Outdoor

"We have been partnered with Golden Arrow for almost five years and are pleased that they have extended our contract for a further term," says Simon Wall of Tractor Outdoor.

Issued by Tractor Outdoor 1 Oct 2014 11:43

Drinking Miller Genuine Draft just got more rewarding - Publicis Machine
Drinking Miller Genuine Draft just got more rewarding

If bankers can reward you for using their bank, why shouldn't beer brands reward you for drinking their beer? That's the message from Publicis Machine, which recently initiated South Africa's first always-on rewards programme aimed at beer drinkers, in collaboration with Miller Genuine Draft.

Issued by Publicis Machine 1 Oct 2014 11:29

Terry Sutherland
How to ensure that your corporate year-end functions are a success

It's the time of the year that fatigue starts to kick in, and dreams of lazing away the summer hours are (frustratingly) just out of reach. Silly season is nearly upon us, and for event planners, this means one thing and one thing only: corporate year-end functions.

By Terry Sutherland, Issued by The RSVP Agency 1 Oct 2014 10:54

Lasher Tools partner with The Cousin in a new TVC by Red Cherry Media - Red Cherry Media
Lasher Tools partner with The Cousin in a new TVC by Red Cherry Media

Red Cherry Media Holdings is proud to be working with Lasher Tools on its latest Lasher Tools campaign. This, the newest in a series of commercials with comedian Barry Hilton, highlights one of Lashers USP's of Proudly South African tools made with a lifetime guarantee.

Issued by Red Cherry Media 1 Oct 2014 10:47

Finalists announced for the 12th Annual National Business Awards - Topco Media
Finalists announced for the 12th Annual National Business Awards

PPC Ltd, Business Connexion and Pfizer Pharmaceuticals are among the elite organisations to have been shortlisted as finalists for the 12th Annual National Business Awards.

Issued by Topco Media 1 Oct 2014 10:31

Igniting a partnership with Knorr - Joe Public
Igniting a partnership with Knorr

Ignite Joe Public has recently been awarded the Knorr Soup business. The below-the-line specialist agency has been awarded the business as part of Knorr's long-term strategy to redefine its role within the soup category.

Issued by Joe Public 1 Oct 2014 09:42

Women on Boards programme attracts noteworthy board vacancies - Business & Professional Women South Africa (BPW)
Women on Boards programme attracts noteworthy board vacancies

We are thrilled to announce that both the public and private sectors appear to recognise the value of board diversity as BPW SA has been approached in the last month alone, to assist with eleven board vacancies for women on our register. Women and men have different interests and perspectives in important areas, and boards are starting to see the importance of utilising these varying experiences to tackle the tremendous challenges.

Issued by Business & Professional Women South Africa (BPW) 1 Oct 2014 08:58

Final countdown (and lowdown) for the Integrated Marketing Communication Conference - Integrated Marketing Communication Conference
Final countdown (and lowdown) for the Integrated Marketing Communication Conference

This time next week, the Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) Conference will be in full swing at The Maslow Hotel in Johannesburg, bringing a host of workshops, keynote speakers and relevant information from the marketing industry, making this one of the most anticipated marketing and communication conferences in the country.

Issued by IMC Conference 30 Sep 2014 13:55

Durban HOMEMAKERS Expo - HOMEMAKERS
Durban HOMEMAKERS Expo

Durban Exhibition Centre | 3 to 5 October 2014

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 30 Sep 2014 13:16

Mikateko cleans up at the SA Publication Forum Awards, for the second year in a row - Mikateko Media
Mikateko cleans up at the SA Publication Forum Awards, for the second year in a row

It's been another bumper year at the SA Publication Forum Awards for Mikateko Media, who walked away with two awards and 26 certificates of merit. ONE magazine, the internal publication for staff of Transnet, won the award for Best Internal Magazine for the second time. Masihambe, also a Transnet publication, won the Loretta Steyn Award for Best Publication Cover. The same honour went to Juice (also produced by Mikateko) last year.

Issued by Mikateko Media 30 Sep 2014 13:06

GraphicMail launches transactional email application TransSend - GraphicMail
GraphicMail launches transactional email application TransSend

GraphicMail has recently launched the Beta version of its transactional email platform, TransSend. This platform enables existing as well as new clients to send out transactional communication to their clients automatically and efficiently.

Issued by GraphicMail 30 Sep 2014 12:24

Recruitgroup, finalist in three categories in the National Business Awards 2014 - Recruitgroup
Recruitgroup, finalist in three categories in the National Business Awards 2014

On Friday, 26 September, Recruitgroup was announced as a finalist in three major categories in the National Business Awards 2014. CEO Laura Reynolds is a finalist in the Top Performing Entrepreneur of 2014 Award for the second year running, Juliette Attwell is a finalist in the Top Young Executive of the Year Award 2014 and Recruitgroup is a finalist for the Fast Growth Award 2014. The awards evening will be taking place at Emperors Palace on 5 November 2014 and is sure to be a show-stopper as always.

Issued by Recruitgroup 30 Sep 2014 12:04

Donna Rachelson
Startups, avoid these four marketing mistakes

As an entrepreneur, I network extensively with other entrepreneurs and I am always inspired by their energy, expertise and passion. Yet as a professional in the marketing industry, I often find that entrepreneurs and startups do not know how to tackle marketing effectively. This means that they may miss out on the business growth that they could be enjoying.

By Donna Rachelson, Issued by Branding and Marketing YOU 30 Sep 2014 11:29

Locally made interactive road tripping tools unlock South Africa's potential - Nightjar Travel
Locally made interactive road tripping tools unlock South Africa's potential

The difference between a road trip and a long drive is subtle, but crucial. It elevates petrol station coffees and a monotonous montage of trashy pop on the radio into a quest that forges lifelong memories and friendships, and is absolutely worth the extra planning.

By Erik Brits, Issued by Nightjar Travel 30 Sep 2014 10:01

"A new R650,000 car? No, thanks." Experiential! Part 3 - Mo-Tseleng
"A new R650,000 car? No, thanks." Experiential! Part 3

Experiential. We talk about talking to the heart, the feels, and the goose bumps of consumers gathered. So let's do that - realistically. Nthabiseng from the North West or Engela from Ermelo - both LSM 3 - might love a brand-new R650,000 car - but it's not a requisite that's on either one's everyday radar. So? What does an off-brand promo like that do for either of these examples?

Issued by Mo-Tseleng 29 Sep 2014 12:53

Driving while inTEXTicated? - OFM Radio
Driving while inTEXTicated?

Research shows that texting reduces steering control by 91%. In addition, 70% of South African drivers admit to texting while driving, even though it increases the chances of collision fourfold.

Issued by OFM Radio 29 Sep 2014 12:31

Why perform marketing research?
Why perform marketing research?

Active research is a vital part of any business. It is the platform that allows for a better understanding of client and customer needs in an ever-changing world; which enhances the trusting relationship between businesses and their consumers.

Issued by W5 Partners 29 Sep 2014 12:16

Electra Mining Africa 2014 and Africa Aerospace and Defence 2014 - SSQ Exhibitions
Electra Mining Africa 2014 and Africa Aerospace and Defence 2014

Organised by Specialised Exhibitions, and hosted at the Joburg Expo Centre in Johannesburg, Electra Mining Africa 2014 took place from 15 - 19 September 2014. Supported by media partners such as Brooke Pattrick Publications and EE Publishers, and attended by over 40,000 visitors annually, Electra Mining Africa is renowned as the biggest mining, industrial, machine tools and electrical trade and exhibition show in Southern Africa.

Issued by SSQ Exhibitions 29 Sep 2014 11:38

Openfield announces new appointment on blue chip client - Openfield
Openfield announces new appointment on blue chip client

Meagan Fester has been promoted to Client Service Director at Openfield and will be responsible for managing the Engen Sponsorship account which is made up of Soccer, Cycling and Motorsport.

Issued by Openfield 29 Sep 2014 11:33

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