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Grey Africa's Jessica Wheeler wins Rising Star Award - Grey
Grey Africa's Jessica Wheeler wins Rising Star Award

The annual Standard Bank Rising Star awards honour individuals between the ages of 28 and 40 whose inspiration and passion combined with their capacity for achievement and success make them stand out among their peers in their various sectors.

Issued by Grey 31 Jul 2015 12:09

Three reasons not to miss the 2015 IPRA World Congress in Johannesburg
Three reasons not to miss the 2015 IPRA World Congress in Johannesburg

The 60th International Public Relations Association (IPRA) 2015 World Congress and Exhibition is taking place in South Africa in September. It is set to be an exceptional event including exciting speakers and new concepts that simply cannot be missed.

Issued by IPRA 31 Jul 2015 11:51

Adam Brandt joins Gorilla Creative Media as ECD - Gorilla
Adam Brandt joins Gorilla Creative Media as ECD

It's exciting times for the Durban-founded agency, as Adam Brandt "fires" up the jungle.

Issued by Gorilla 31 Jul 2015 11:25

AAT's Isolezwe Asidlale soccer campaign shortlisted for two Smarties awards - AAT - Always Active Technologies
AAT's Isolezwe Asidlale soccer campaign shortlisted for two Smarties awards

Always Active Technologies (AAT) is honoured that its Isolezwe Asidlale campaign has been shortlisted for two prestigious Smarties Awards. The campaign is shortlisted in the Lead Generation and Cross Media/Cross Mobile category, highlighting the impressive results the campaign delivered for the Isolezwe newspaper.

Issued by AAT - Always Active Technologies 31 Jul 2015 10:49

New head of marketing for Expo! - Expo Africa
New head of marketing for Expo!

It is with great excitement that Expo Africa announces our latest acquisition, Eric Plant, who will be the head of marketing and also heading up our office operations, as well as growing our customer base, in Johannesburg.

Issued by Expo Africa 31 Jul 2015 10:29

Howard Audio: Wired for sound - Howard Audio
Howard Audio: Wired for sound

Chevrolet - 'Wire Car"

Issued by Howard Audio 31 Jul 2015 10:28

Web design and development - How two different disciplines work together - 360eight
Web design and development - How two different disciplines work together

Many people often lump web design and web development together as if they were the same thing.

Issued by 360eight 31 Jul 2015 10:08

South Africa's best new boats and engines under one roof - Bike, Boat and Outdoor Show
South Africa's best new boats and engines under one roof

South Africa's leading boating, fishing, diving and outdoor lifestyle businesses are uniting under one roof to bring you their latest and best new products. South Africa's largest indoor leisure boating event, the Johannesburg Boat Show, officially kicks off the outdoor season from 14-16 August 2015 at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec.

Issued by Bike, Boat and Outdoor Show 31 Jul 2015 09:46

The DStv Seminar of Creativity's exciting line-up
The DStv Seminar of Creativity's exciting line-up

"Africa has huge social challenges and more potential than anywhere else on earth. Socially conscious African businesses may well be the future!" - Chris Clarke, CCO DigitasLBi

Issued by The Loeries 31 Jul 2015 09:25

Pricecheck aims to bring feet through shop doors, via the internet - PriceCheck
Pricecheck aims to bring feet through shop doors, via the internet

With a strong focus on helping merchants get more shoppers through their doors, PriceCheck's digitising of real-world catalogues is set to change the South African retail landscape. As one of the five most visited sites in South Africa, PriceCheck's focus on mobile search and product discovery is lighting the way for other e-commerce players.

Issued by PriceCheck 31 Jul 2015 09:18

Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health! - TLC Marketing Worldwide
Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health!

At just 23, Adriano Salgado has taken over as Director of this family-run business, Gaby's Earth Foods. From humble beginnings 20 years ago to a thriving brand distributed nationally and in some African countries, the brand has grown to be a true South African success story.

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 30 Jul 2015 13:48

Success for the 2015 Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo - HOMEMAKERS
Success for the 2015 Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo

The Algoa FM Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo, held at the Boardwalk Exhibition Centre from 23-26 July, was once again a great success. Even though the weather kept us all in our rain boots, the show still saw masses of visitors through the door enjoying the excessive variety of home improvement products on offer.

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 30 Jul 2015 13:25

Owen Kessel Leo Burnett wins McDonald's South Africa account - Owen Kessel Leo Burnett
Owen Kessel Leo Burnett wins McDonald's South Africa account

Global icon McDonald's has awarded its South African business to Owen Kessel Leo Burnett (OKLB), effective October 2015.

Issued by Owen Kessel Leo Burnett 30 Jul 2015 12:40

True beauty, reflected through inner qualities, is never out of fashion - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
True beauty, reflected through inner qualities, is never out of fashion

The group of professional women who have been attending the monthly Godllywood 12 Parts of Me meetings, continued their journey of self-discovery and awareness in July as hostess Marcia Pires asked them to consider what they regarded as accepted standards for true beauty. Opinions differed but all agreed that while the visible trappings of fashion and makeup could change the external appearance of a person, the internal qualities and attributes which contribute towards true beauty, are timeless and never out of fashion.

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 30 Jul 2015 12:33

Countdown to Loeries Creative Week Durban 2015
Countdown to Loeries Creative Week Durban 2015

Loeries® Creative Week Durban is less than a month away. To get the most out of the event you should plan to arrive Thursday, 13 August, and stay until Monday, 17 August.

Issued by The Loeries 30 Jul 2015 12:17

Entries open for #BreakMakeCreate15 hackathon - Hellocomputer
Entries open for #BreakMakeCreate15 hackathon

Designers, creatives, coders and techies: fire up your brains, sharpen your pencils, polish your screwdrivers or soldering irons, and get ready to hack - entries have opened for this year's Break.Make.Create. (#BreakMakeCreate15) hackathon.

Issued by Hellocomputer 30 Jul 2015 11:57

The keys to B2B marketing success, increasing sales and transforming your customer experience - Knowledge Resources
The keys to B2B marketing success, increasing sales and transforming your customer experience

Are you a B2B marketer looking for cutting-edge information and tactics to ensure better business performance and results for your company? Then this is the marketing event you can't miss!

Issued by Knowledge Resources 30 Jul 2015 10:56

Vserv unveils the first Smartphone User Persona Report (SUPR) in India - Vserv
Vserv unveils the first Smartphone User Persona Report (SUPR) in India

Report segments smartphone users based on their profile and app usage

Issued by Vserv 30 Jul 2015 10:33

Will Green
How to survive 'how to' articles

With the meteoric rise of easy-to-use, self-publishing tools such as Wordpress, Tumblr, Medium, and this platform, more people have more to say about more topics than ever before. Over the past six months I have been inundated with more content online, and I am starting to filter the good from the bad.

By Will Green, Issued by Apurimac 30 Jul 2015 10:13

The Shuffle Age: Global music fans unplugged - Havas Worldwide
The Shuffle Age: Global music fans unplugged

Havas Sports & Entertainment's second edition of its FANS.PASSIONS.BRANDS study reveals that:

Issued by Havas Worldwide 29 Jul 2015 13:49