First AMEC Awards shortlist for Africa
First AMEC Awards shortlist for Africa

Ornico's campaign analysis of the inaugural CEO SleepOut in 2015 has been shortlisted in two categories for the prestigious AMEC Awards recognising excellence in communications measurement and evaluation...

Issued by Ornico 24 May 2016

Independent Media grows market share and titles show stable performance in latest ABCs
Independent Media grows market share and titles show stable performance in latest ABCs

Independent Media grew its share of the South African daily newspaper market by 3,2% and the weekend newspaper market by 1,6% compared to the same period last year...

Issued by Independent Media 23 May 2016

Media freedom cannot be divorced from transformation
Media freedom cannot be divorced from transformation

There is no genuine freedom for the media as long as control is concentrated in the hands of a small privileged elite, says Vukani Mde and Karima Brown...

By Vukani Mde and Karima Brown, Issued by Independent Media 20 May 2016

Media monitoring: Much more than hashtags, words and clips
Media monitoring: Much more than hashtags, words and clips

The media is evolving and the demand for immediate insight and intelligent analysis of past and present media to benchmark and predict the future is at the heart of ROi Africa's offering...

Issued by ROi Africa 19 May 2016

RSG takes home 10 ATKV Awards
RSG takes home 10 ATKV Awards

The annual ATKV (Afrikaanse Taal en Kultuur Vereniging) media awards were presented at an event at Vodaworld in Midrand. RSG shined in the radio category, boasting with 10 Media Veertjies wins...

Issued by RSG 19 May 2016

Thuli Madonsela to speak on empowerment, government and business
Thuli Madonsela to speak on empowerment, government and business

The Public Protector, Adv. Madonsela, one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world, will share some of her experiences of bridging the gap between business, government and civil society at the Top Women Conference...

Issued by Topco Media 19 May 2016

At Indy, I'm a storyteller with a licence to disrupt
At Indy, I'm a storyteller with a licence to disrupt

It's great being afforded the leeway to play, and try new things, says Cape Argus deputy news editor Lance Witten...

By Lance Witten, Issued by Independent Media 19 May 2016

We have no choice but to transform
We have no choice but to transform

Isolezwe's success has helped Independent Media transform through adding a new and powerful voice, says editor Mazwi Xaba...

By Mazwi Xaba, Issued by Independent Media 18 May 2016

Transformation isn't about race, it's about excellence
Transformation isn't about race, it's about excellence

As the first white editor of The Star in 13 years, Kevin Ritchie wasn't sure he was right for the job - but he soon learnt otherwise...

By Kevin Ritchie, Issued by Independent Media 17 May 2016

Rollercoaster ride into a new media landscape
Rollercoaster ride into a new media landscape

Under Sekunjalo's ownership, Independent Media has evolved rapidly, says Sandy Naudé, Independent Media's group executive for direct advertising and community newspapers...

By Sandy Naudé, Issued by Independent Media 16 May 2016

3S Media appoints Alastair Currie as editor of IMIESA and managing editor of Infrastructure brands
3S Media appoints Alastair Currie as editor of IMIESA and managing editor of Infrastructure brands

Alastair Currie joins 3S Media as the editor of IMIESA magazine and the managing editor of the company's Infrastructure brands, which include Water & Sanitation Africa, ReSource and the Infrastructure News website, newsletters and social media platforms...

Issued by 3S Media 16 May 2016

Spark Media's Digital Sales Academy produces outstanding students
Spark Media's Digital Sales Academy produces outstanding students

Spark Media, a division of Caxton CTP limited, introduced its first-ever digital sales academy in September 2015 with seven interns, after a vigorous interview and selection process...

Issued by SPARK Media 11 May 2016

Celebrating African business communities in May
Celebrating African business communities in May

Bizcommunity is celebrating Africa Day, 25 May, with a special Africa focus all month and the appointment of a senior editor to produce daily Africa media and marketing news...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 11 May 2016

Independent vindicated as Dasnois settles over Mandela coverage
Independent vindicated as Dasnois settles over Mandela coverage

Independent Media and former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois have reached a settlement in the Labour Court case in which she was suing the company over her December 2013 removal from the post...

Issued by Independent Media 10 May 2016

ABC Quarter 1 2016 multi-platform data release
ABC Quarter 1 2016 multi-platform data release

The ABC has for the first time issued data relating to multi-platform certification. In addition to print circulation data, website traffic and email newsletter delivery data are also provided...

Issued by Audit Bureau of Circulations 9 May 2016

MyGaming welcomes nine new partners
MyGaming welcomes nine new partners

MyGaming.co.za has shown excellent readership growth after appointing a new editorial team, and has announced its new advertising partners to drive the website forward...

By Vicky Sidler, Issued by MyBroadband 6 May 2016

Media for social change
Media for social change

Independent Media is not simply a news organisation, it's the centre of a media revolution...

By Dr Iqbal Survé, Issued by Independent Media 6 May 2016

Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads
Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads

Independent Media's decision not to run Oakbay Investments adverts in its newspapers was solely based on legal reasons, the company said on Sunday...

Issued by Independent Media 5 May 2016

AMASA Joburg hosts annual golf day in May
AMASA Joburg hosts annual golf day in May

The 2016 AMASA Open will take place at the Parkview Golf Course on Thursday, 12 May. The sponsors for this event have come in fast and furiously...

Issued by AMASA 5 May 2016

22Seven appoints NATIVE VML Media as through-the-line media agency
22Seven appoints NATIVE VML Media as through-the-line media agency

NATIVE Media recently won 22Seven's full media business across both traditional and digital channels...

Issued by NATIVE VML 21 Apr 2016