Digital press office news


Advertise with us
Advertise & RatesMy Account
Company press officeList company
Recruitment packagesSubmit job ad
Download ratecard
DigitLab and IHS win at New Generation Awards - DigitLab
DigitLab and IHS win at New Generation Awards

We are very proud to announce that The International Hotel School website won a Bronze award for the Best Corporate Website. Over the past few years, IHS and DigitLab have worked together to create a finely tuned digital marketing strategy that has the agility to move with an ever-changing and demanding Millennial Generation.

Issued by DigitLab 24 Oct 2014 10:08

Luke Townsin on Twitter And The Mobile Stream: Heavy Chef video release - World Wide Creative
Luke Townsin on Twitter And The Mobile Stream: Heavy Chef video release

World Wide Creative's practical learning platform, Heavy Chef, was headlined by Luke Townsin, Twitter's Head of Brand Strategy (Multinational EMEA) on 18 September 2014. Presenting on Twitter And The Mobile Stream, Luke enlightened the audience on the major trends in content consumption and how brands can streamline their content to stand out in a mobile-driven age. Luke's speaker video showcases the main take-outs from his presentation.

Issued by World Wide Creative 23 Oct 2014 12:27

How does digital signage actually work? - Moving Tactics
How does digital signage actually work?

The current world of digital signage is confusing - so many buzzwords, so many channels, so many 'solutions'.

Issued by Moving Tactics 22 Oct 2014 14:18

Gloo wins more recognition for media and innovation - Gloo
Gloo wins more recognition for media and innovation

Digital agency Gloo won four awards, including two golds, at this year's inaugural AMASA event. The awards represent the best in media and innovation nationally, celebrating cut-through ideas that deliver business results for clients.

Issued by Gloo 22 Oct 2014 10:52

Striata eContact improves service levels and cuts call centre costs with intelligent email interactions - Striata SA
Striata eContact improves service levels and cuts call centre costs with intelligent email interactions

An area of considerable expense to the majority of consumer-facing companies is inbound calls. "Companies can cut their call centre costs dramatically by converting costly customer help desk calls to email-based communications," says Brent Haumann, Head of Development at Striata. Furthermore, effective customer communications is a key business driver and competitive differentiator for businesses today. This means consumer-facing companies need to ensure their call centres have adapted adequately to support this focus."

Issued by Striata SA 21 Oct 2014 13:15

Promise packs an integrated punch - Promise Digital
Promise packs an integrated punch

The advertising industry is making a move toward integrated solutions, and it's a brave brand that is willing to challenge conventions and allow an agency to create real magic.

Issued by Promise Digital 20 Oct 2014 14:15

Queue management for retail: How to maximise your sales opportunities - Global Access
Queue management for retail: How to maximise your sales opportunities

How can retailers turn queuing into a better customer experience?

By Deyasha Sukdeo, Issued by Global Access 20 Oct 2014 12:37

Rogerwilco shortlisted for three Assegai Awards - Rogerwilco
Rogerwilco shortlisted for three Assegai Awards

Rogerwilco, the digital marketing agency previously known as 2Stroke, has been shortlisted for three Assegai Awards in the SEO category of the Direct Marketing Association of South Africa's annual awards.

Issued by Rogerwilco 17 Oct 2014 10:02

adidas ZX Flux Street Party employs cutting-edge animated digital projections - Moving Tactics
adidas ZX Flux Street Party employs cutting-edge animated digital projections

Moving Tactics Digital Impact partnered with participating agencies Posterscope, Isobar and media owners, Ad Outpost, to deliver an innovative and creative animated projection experience.

Issued by Moving Tactics 15 Oct 2014 11:56

McCann scoops a digital award at the African Cristal Festival! - McCann Worldgroup
McCann scoops a digital award at the African Cristal Festival!

McCann Johannesburg, the flagship and largest office on the continent for the McCann Worldgroup, is proud to declare their win of an Emerald Award in the Digital and Mobile Online Film category at this year's African Cristal Festival. Aimed at bringing together the entire media and communication industry to network and to promote regional culture through dedicated competitions, conferences and debates, the African Cristal Awards celebrate African creativity in advertising and media.

Issued by McCann Worldgroup 14 Oct 2014 12:35

The power of a tweet: Heavy Chef October to focus on Twitter's growth in Africa - World Wide Creative
The power of a tweet: Heavy Chef October to focus on Twitter's growth in Africa

World Wide Creative's practical learning platform, Heavy Chef is set to host the CEO of Ad Dynamo, Sean Riley, in Johannesburg on 22 October 2014.

Issued by World Wide Creative 14 Oct 2014 11:49

AfriGIS Learnership, in association with CTU Training Solutions and MICT SETA - AfriGIS
AfriGIS Learnership, in association with CTU Training Solutions and MICT SETA

In 2012 AfriGIS launched a new Learnership Programme, in association with CTU Training Solutions and MICT SETA. The objective of the Learnership Programme is to empower young learners and offer them the opportunity to gain hands-on work experience at AfriGIS.

Issued by AfriGIS 14 Oct 2014 11:34

POPI compliance: Will your company culture play a supporting role? - Striata SA
POPI compliance: Will your company culture play a supporting role?

For many organisations, the introduction of data privacy and security policies such as those contained in the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) require a significant change in process, technology and employee behaviour.

By Alison Treadaway, Issued by Striata SA 14 Oct 2014 10:12

Game appoints DigitLab as lead digital agency - DigitLab
Game appoints DigitLab as lead digital agency

We are proud to announce that Game has partnered with DigitLab as their lead digital agency. "We are very excited to work with Game and are looking forward to adding real value to their bottom line through social and digital media experiences." said Mike Saunders, DigitLab CEO.

Issued by DigitLab 13 Oct 2014 09:16

Greatstock future-proofs film heritage for the digital age - Greatstock
Greatstock future-proofs film heritage for the digital age

With a proven usable lifespan of over 100 years, the medium of film provides a vivid record of life through the ages. It is thus the only medium that can assure longevity of your visual assets in a constantly changing landscape. The Film Store division of Greatstock, SA's leading provider of visual solutions, is currently the only facility in the country offering expert film storage services.

Issued by Greatstock 9 Oct 2014 13:22

A bank is a bank is a bank. And then there's Bidvest Bank. - Blast Brand Catalysts
A bank is a bank is a bank. And then there's Bidvest Bank.

When meeting a banking brand for the first time, chances are that it will be online. Your first impression of the brand is open to interpretation on this portal, which is why websites are often a repository of absolutely everything the brand could possibly offer.

Issued by Blast Brand Catalysts 9 Oct 2014 12:29

Gloo stays ahead of the rest - Gloo
Gloo stays ahead of the rest

Gloo clinched five more Loeries at this year's prestigious national advertising awards, winning for media innovation, online advertising, digital installations and digital copywriting. In addition, the agency was the only company to win in the increasingly important area of mobile marketing.

Issued by Gloo 3 Oct 2014 10:57

2Stroke rebrands to Rogerwilco, appoints Chris Vermeulen as Chief Innovation Officer - Rogerwilco
2Stroke rebrands to Rogerwilco, appoints Chris Vermeulen as Chief Innovation Officer

2Stroke, the digital marketing agency, is changing its name to Rogerwilco.

Issued by Rogerwilco 2 Oct 2014 12:08

Mike Jones
All we need is time

During the South African Advertising, Performance and Excellence Awards (APEX Awards), Graham Warsop spoke about his vision for a successful marketing and advertising future. What was clear about his views, directed at the marketing, advertising, promotions, brand building and digital fraternity, is that we need to work harder at finding the intersection between creativity and business needs. Warsop defined the output from the combination of this magic, or creativity, with logic as "innovative thinking based on relevance" rather than simply creativity.

By Mike Jones, Issued by NATIVE VML 2 Oct 2014 09:52

Heavy Chef to host global digital marketing expert, Rand Fishkin in Cape Town - World Wide Creative
Heavy Chef to host global digital marketing expert, Rand Fishkin in Cape Town

Moz co-founder and digital marketing author, Rand Fishkin will make a reappearance at Heavy Chef on 10 November 2014 at World Wide Creative's new event space in Cape Town. Entitled, The Paradox of Exceptional Marketing, the session will identify barriers to scale and the web marketing tactics that take companies from run-of-the-mill to remarkable.

Issued by World Wide Creative 1 Oct 2014 13:24

Show more