Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries
Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries

Into its third year, the AMASA Awards is back to celebrate and share even higher standards of work, innovation, executions, trends and strategy within the media and advertising industry.

Issued by AMASA 19 Aug 2016

Velocity Africa wins big at 2016 Media Awards
Velocity Africa wins big at 2016 Media Awards

Velocity Afrika has been awarded the 2016 Media Award for the Best African Production Company, as well as an award for the Best African Alcohol Campaign for the Hennessey 'Never stop, Never Settle' commercial...

Issued by Velocity Afrika 16 Aug 2016

Independent Media condemns campaign of disinformation on its restructure
Independent Media condemns campaign of disinformation on its restructure

After a recent article in the Cape Messenger alleging that a purge was underway in the company, Independent Media has issued a press release to set the record straight...

Issued by Independent Media 15 Aug 2016

Media monitors don't know what they're letting themselves in for!
Media monitors don't know what they're letting themselves in for!

One does not simply turn on print and broadcast in a media monitoring company with a mere flick of a switch. Often our market doesn't realise the level of work involved in bringing accurate tracking...

By Tonya Khoury, Issued by ROi Africa 11 Aug 2016

Cannes, creative media and connected solutions
Cannes, creative media and connected solutions

In their endless pursuit to be more creative in media, Tag 8 looked to the Cannes Awards in search of answers... and found more questions. Here are their favourites...

Issued by Tag 8 4 Aug 2016

Karima Brown resigns from Independent Media
Karima Brown resigns from Independent Media

It is with regret that Independent Media announces the resignation of its Chief Content Officer, Karima Brown, with effect from 31 July...

Issued by Independent Media 29 Jul 2016

Statement on the death of Gordon Patterson
Statement on the death of Gordon Patterson

The Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA) is devastated by the news of the untimely and tragic death of Gordon Patterson...

Issued by AMASA 22 Jul 2016

Mindshare's Huddle is back for the second year
Mindshare's Huddle is back for the second year

Huddle is an "unconference" event that brings together local and international industry leaders and cutting-edge mavericks to debate and explore the future of the industry and the world we live in...

Issued by Mindshare South Africa 14 Jul 2016

Adclick Africa enhances viewability of standard banners
Adclick Africa enhances viewability of standard banners

Adclick Africa's ad serving technology now offers increased viewability on standard banner ads, leading to improved campaign performance and better results for clients...

Issued by Adclick Africa Media Group 14 Jul 2016

Vizeum South Africa welcomes Cape Town media director appointment
Vizeum South Africa welcomes Cape Town media director appointment

Following key management changes to the Vizeum South Africa office, Eben Gewers has been appointed to the team, coming on board as Media Director Cape Town...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 13 Jul 2016

Janine Lazarus
Adapt or Die (with my apologies to Pieter-Dirk Uys)

It's no easy task to put the crazy trajectory of over three decades in journalism down on paper - let alone to make sense of it all. Save to say that apart from a few well-meaning 'tweaks' here and there, I would have had it no other way...

By Janine Lazarus, Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 12 Jul 2016