Celebrating 20 successful years in business
Celebrating 20 successful years in business

In July 2017, Moving Tactics celebrated an incredible milestone - 20 successful years in the digital signage industry!..

Issued by Moving Tactics 20 Sep 2017

Alliance Media voted Best Media Owner Africa 2017 at South African media awards
Alliance Media voted Best Media Owner Africa 2017 at South African media awards

Alliance Media was awarded with first place in the Media Owner Africa category at the Most Awards in Johannesburg...

Issued by Alliance Media 20 Sep 2017

Vizeum SA walks away with two Most Awards
Vizeum SA walks away with two Most Awards

Vizeum South Africa took two Most Awards at the 9th Most Awards ceremony, which took place on 15 September at The Wanderers Club in Johannesburg...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 19 Sep 2017

Ads24 snaps up best-of-the-best accolades at 2017's MOST Awards
Ads24 snaps up best-of-the-best accolades at 2017's MOST Awards

Ads24 snapped up two hefty accolades at this year's MOST Awards, winning Media Owner of The Year in the Newspaper category and coming second in the overall Media Owner of The Year Award...

Issued by Ads24 18 Sep 2017

Jenna Murray-Smith: A driving force behind the Red Cherry legacy
Jenna Murray-Smith: A driving force behind the Red Cherry legacy

Jenna Murray-Smith, one of the driving forces behind the 23-year-old Red Cherry legacy, has recently been appointed managing director...

Issued by Red Cherry Interactive 14 Sep 2017

ABF hosts Poker Night on 28 September
ABF hosts Poker Night on 28 September

With media agency OMD as a headline sponsor, the ABF is looking forward to hosting media and creative agencies, and media owners at its next fundraiser on 28 September...

Issued by Advertising Benevolent Fund 12 Sep 2017

Here's how CPL needs to change
Here's how CPL needs to change

Brands are being pinched between the scrawny forefinger of recession and the oppressive thumb of an interminable political kleptocracy...

Issued by ACME Digital 12 Sep 2017

Janine Lazarus
From attack dog to mentor

Life is a funny thing. But the one thing it has taught me is that the only constant is change. It doesn't come easily to most - not least of all to me. It can be a terrifying prospect, a leap into the unknown, and an utterly overwhelming inevitability...

By Janine Lazarus, Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 1 Sep 2017

Meltwater acquires Algo to supercharge its industry-leading media intelligence platform
Meltwater acquires Algo to supercharge its industry-leading media intelligence platform

Meltwater, a global leader in media intelligence, has announced the acquisition of Algo, a real-time data analytics platform powered by the most advanced machine-learning techniques available...

Issued by Meltwater 1 Sep 2017

Kantar announces four new senior appointments in South Africa
Kantar announces four new senior appointments in South Africa

Kantar recently appointed Karin Du Chenne as CEO for Insights, Stephany Brewer as Chief Client Officer, Africa & Middle East for Insights, Noeraan Hendricks as Transformation Director for Kantar, and Gisela Seeley as Country Leader for Kantar Media...

Issued by Kantar South Africa 29 Aug 2017

Digital is a revolution, not a media type
Digital is a revolution, not a media type

Being in the advertising industry, digital is often referred to as a media type: "Let's complement our above-the-line media with digital.” I can't help but chuckle a little inside every time I hear this phrase...

By Elaine Loeb, Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 22 Aug 2017

Meltwater acquires Cosmify to bolster its data analytics offerings and machine-learning engine
Meltwater acquires Cosmify to bolster its data analytics offerings and machine-learning engine

The fifth deal in Meltwater's ongoing M&A streak adds machine-learning, data-science experts to in-house machine learning team...

Issued by Meltwater 16 Aug 2017

TMI wins Woolworths South Africa
TMI wins Woolworths South Africa

TMI Media, formed in Oct 2016, has been awarded the prestigious above-the-line media business of Woolworths South Africa after a robust pitch process...

Issued by TMI (The Media Image) 16 Aug 2017

The state of digital media
The state of digital media

When writing about the state of digital media in South Africa, one needs to understand the climate of trust and how that which has traditionally been seen as news, has changed so dramatically...

By Genevieve Cutts, Issued by MANGO-OMC 15 Aug 2017

Mom in media
Mom in media

It was really a daunting thought of coming back to the world of media, after spending a year away from the industry upon having my first baby. After all, a year away from media is like dog years, multiplied by seven...

By Hemlata Naidoo, Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 15 Aug 2017