"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
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
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
Five years in the making, Tell Me Sweet Something is more than just a love story - it's a labour of love. While Johannesburg isn't normally seen as a romantic film location, it's exactly where Akin has wanted to make a Jozi-style Love Jones for some time. And time was just what was needed before it finally saw the light of day.
The Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA) is proud to announce the final five candidates selected to be a part of the AMASA Learnership Programme (ALP). This year, the ALP bursaries were offered to current employees or interns at any of AMASA's membership agencies or media owners.
Issued by AMASA 28 Jul 2015 12:45
The creative industry is pretty good at patting itself on the back. Let's face it; you'd be hard-pressed to name another industry with so many award shows on the calendar!
Issued by Creative Circle 28 Jul 2015 12:34
Creativity is like oxygen: hard to package, order around, and create - yet without it we would die. Also like oxygen, it fuels fires: business, ideas, and social movements. Clients will pay good money to tap into it so that their bottom line benefits.
Issued by The Mouse that Roared 28 Jul 2015 10:26
The substantial growth of Africa and the Middle East has made the region a key part of creative agencies' growth strategies, and an agency's ability to flex its creative muscle and showcase its African prowess is becoming increasingly important.
By Justin Gomes, Issued by The Loeries 24 Jul 2015 11:27
Red & Yellow School staff, students and alumni joined forces with the ad industry on Mandela Day (18 July) to provide charities, small businesses and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) with marketing and advertising support.
Issued by Red & Yellow 24 Jul 2015 11:13
When people relax in front of their TVs, they feel most at home when the programmes they are watching are in their home language, depicting their culture. And that is why kykNET is once again sponsoring the Pendoring Advertising Awards as Platinum sponsor. It is all about Afrikaans.
Issued by Pendoring 23 Jul 2015 12:22
South African marketers, agencies and publishers that are serious about helping to grow the accountability of digital advertising should embrace a shift in the international market from served ad impressions to viewable impressions.
Issued by 25AM 16 Jul 2015 12:54
The Red & Yellow School, South Africa's premier advertising college, is commemorating Mandela Day 2015 on 18 July by giving back a collective 67 industry hours to local NGOs, NPOs and SMEs.
Issued by Red & Yellow 15 Jul 2015 12:33
The universal theme of why and how people earn, save and spend money is beautifully illustrated in ABSA's new music video, "Save for Change".
Issued by Egg Films 14 Jul 2015 14:29
For some time India has been a frustrating region, according to Heekin. "Everyone sees the size and there's excitement around the opportunity. But by the same token, we've not seen the changes and reforms to make the business environment easier. But have clients pulled away? No," says Heekin. Grey is at the point where we can see solid GDP over the next decade, making India Grey's next 'famously effective' agency.
Issued by Grey 10 Jul 2015 10:43
Old Mutual incorporated Red Cherry's interactive tops/tails on TV for their 2in1 savings campaign.
Issued by Red Cherry Media 10 Jul 2015 08:14
A blue travelling couch took three months to visit scores of Nashua customers across all four corners of the country. During its journey, it connected people, strengthened relationships and helped entrench a brand further into the hearts and minds of its customers.
Issued by Brand inc 9 Jul 2015 11:21