Gwen Watkins
Heads up

Effective headlines captivate audiences, essential as attention span is now around 15 secs (think billboard). Media websites want click-through, print media want purchasers - all depend on great headlines...

By Gwen Watkins, Issued by Freelancers Writing Services 12 Sep 2017

An abbreviated year
An abbreviated year

This year has seen Litha Communications supply PR and events management services to multiple organisations in both the private and public sector...

Issued by Litha Communications 6 Sep 2017

Levergy to go BOS
Levergy to go BOS

Emerging player in the sports drinks market, BOS Sport, has appointed Discovery Sports Industry Awards Agency of the Year, Levergy, as their new creative agency...

Issued by Levergy 5 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

Chris Moerdyk
What has the Bell Pottinger saga taught us?

A lot of South Africans would have clapped their hands with joy after hearing that Bell Pottinger had been found guilty by their UK representative body of breaching the PR code of ethics. But, as the biblical saying goes, let him who is without sin cast the first stone...

By Chris Moerdyk, Issued by Chris Moerdyk 29 Aug 2017

UFI LOC appoints UFI NGL grant recipient to manage PR and sponsorship for the 84th UFI Global Congress
UFI LOC appoints UFI NGL grant recipient to manage PR and sponsorship for the 84th UFI Global Congress

Seven Colors Communications has been appointed to be the PR and sponsorship service provider for the 84th UFI Global Congress taking place 1 to 4 November at the Sandton Convention Centre...

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 25 Aug 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Tips to sell products in controversial markets

Creating services or products in industries that are highly regulated or controversial is obviously difficult. However, with proper planning it can be done in a proper way...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 23 Aug 2017

DigitLab, representing digital innovation at the Loeries
DigitLab, representing digital innovation at the Loeries

Digitlab's work with SA CAN in creating the TrackBox Emergency Response App has earned them a finalist spot in the Loeries' Digital and Interactive Communication category...

Issued by DigitLab 17 Aug 2017

Call to social media content managers and strategists to participate in survey
Call to social media content managers and strategists to participate in survey

Arthur Goldstuck of World Wide Worx and Oresti Patricios of Ornico invite SA's social media specialists to contribute to the understanding of their industry...

Issued by Ornico 16 Aug 2017

Revlon selects WPP's Grey and MediaCom as global agencies of record
Revlon selects WPP's Grey and MediaCom as global agencies of record

Revlon recently announced the appointment of Grey as its global creative agency of record and MediaCom as its global media agency of record...

Issued by Grey 15 Aug 2017

PR industry to kill AVEs - learn more at #AMECMM
PR industry to kill AVEs - learn more at #AMECMM

A major global initiative has been launched by the International Association for Measurement and Evaluation of Communication (AMEC) and other industry bodies to eradicate the use of Advertising Value Equivalents (or AVEs) in modern public relations...

Issued by Ornico 14 Aug 2017