Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize wins the social media business for Bushmills South Africa - Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize
Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize wins the social media business for Bushmills South Africa

Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize recently won work for Ireland's oldest whiskey, Bushmills, extending their portfolio of alcohol brands within the Edward Snell group...

Issued by Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize

Viral email helps Charlotte Rhys net a 44.34% open rate and 17.10% response - Digital Fire
Viral email helps Charlotte Rhys net a 44.34% open rate and 17.10% response

Digital Fire continues to provide incredible results for brands through its email marketing campaigns. Charlotte Rhys is no exception, achieving an incredible 44.34% open rate. This is how...

By Tendai Matsika, Issued by Digital Fire

What are South African singles up to this Valentine's Day? - Columinate
What are South African singles up to this Valentine's Day?

Columinate decided to quickly survey just over 600 single South Africans to find out what they are up to this Valentine's Day and there were some interesting differences between the sexes...

Issued by Columinate

Playmakers win Sport Agency of the Year for the fourth year in a row - Playmakers
Playmakers win Sport Agency of the Year for the fourth year in a row

Playmakers, celebrating 15 years in the industry, have been named the Sport Agency of the Year at the prestigious Discovery Sport Industry Awards, which took place in Sandton on Thursday, 11 February...

Issued by Playmakers

Five big ideas that build brand love from two innovators - Brand inc
Five big ideas that build brand love from two innovators

Two innovators - Brand inc Creative Group MD, Chris Heaton, and Tag 8 Media Consultancy MD, Andrew Franks - expand on trends that 2015 brought to life, and that 2016 will improve on...

Issued by Brand inc

Do you know your audience? - WhyFive Insights
Do you know your audience?

A crystal-clear picture of your target audience is the holy grail of all marketers but as media fragments and trading conditions get tighter it is the publishers and content marketers who need this clarity the most.

Issued by WhyFive Insights

Grey Africa launches Volvo LifePaint in South Africa - Grey
Grey Africa launches Volvo LifePaint in South Africa

LifePaint is a unique reflective safety spray. Invisible by daylight, it shines brightly in the glare of car headlights. Making the invisible, visible...

Issued by Grey

espYoungLegends announce Cape Town songbird Lana Crowster to perform at CTIJF 2016 - espAfrika
espYoungLegends announce Cape Town songbird Lana Crowster to perform at CTIJF 2016

The espYoungLegends competition attracted a significant number of high-quality entries in its debut year. After much deliberation, the panel of judges selected Lana Crowster as the inaugural winner...

Issued by espAfrika

Zubair Timol
Nurture not nature: develop your talent from within

At Meltwater, over 70% of our senior management started in the line organisation on our International Management Trainee Programme. So what's stopping other businesses from promoting within? This is what I'm urging other leaders to do...

By Zubair Timol, Issued by Meltwater

Landmark #RacismStopsWithMe campaign launched in South Africa - Independent Media
Landmark #RacismStopsWithMe campaign launched in South Africa

Independent Media has announced the roll-out of a landmark anti-racism campaign that is one of the company's biggest and most ambitious projects it has ever undertaken...

Issued by Independent Media

Shrinking confidence amongst South Africans that the government is doing its job well - Ipsos
Shrinking confidence amongst South Africans that the government is doing its job well

Only about half of adult South Africans (48%) are of the opinion that the National Government is doing its job well. This is down 8 percentage points from May 2009, when President Zuma took office...

Issued by Ipsos

Sabinet signs up to Publishing Technology's ingentaDrive platform solution - Sabinet
Sabinet signs up to Publishing Technology's ingentaDrive platform solution

Combining essential features of Publishing Technology's bespoke build platform product with the speed and efficiency of a packaged solution, this out-of-the box product will enable Sabinet to go live with a fully branded, cloud-based, responsive site...

Issued by Sabinet

New York Festivals announces the final round of 2016 Executive Jury
New York Festivals announces the final round of 2016 Executive Jury

New York Festivals International Advertising Awards has announced the final round of prominent worldwide chief creative officers and executive creative directors appointed to the 2016 New York Festivals Executive Jury...

Issued by New York Festivals

Bad marketing decisions cost South Africa billions every year - Chris Moerdyk
Bad marketing decisions cost South Africa billions every year

A growing number of chief executives and members of corporate boards in South Africa are becoming alarmed at the amount of money their companies are wasting every year through bad marketing. The average wastage on marketing budgets for corporate South Africa runs at about 25 percent...

Issued by Chris Moerdyk

Heidi Myers
Let's talk ice cream - Brand attachment vs brand loyalty

When it comes to brand buzzwords, you've probably heard them all: brand engagement, brand development and brand loyalty, but have you heard of brand attachment? And, how is it any different from brand loyalty?...

By Heidi Myers, Issued by Meltwater

African Genius scholarship recipients announced - UCT Graduate School of Business
African Genius scholarship recipients announced

The MTN Solution Space Class of 2016 at the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) has been announced following a rigorous selection process...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business

Online business portal a boost for SME employment - Amorphous
Online business portal a boost for SME employment

With the launch of an online business portal designed to facilitate streamlined and de-risked employment, Harambee's Business Portal offers unique and tailored value to SMEs...

Issued by Amorphous

Save a Tamar becomes The Rahab Project to align with international programme - Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
Save a Tamar becomes The Rahab Project to align with international programme

The Rahab Project is an initiative by UCKG pastors' wives who work with victims of traumatic experiences and people suffering from deep-seated complexes, feelings of insecurity and low self-esteem...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God

Introducing the Top 5 finalists for the espYoungLegends 2016 initiative - espAfrika
Introducing the Top 5 finalists for the espYoungLegends 2016 initiative

Following the announcement of the Top 20 bands and performers who entered the espYoungLegends competition, votes for the public-chosen winner to be added to the Top 5 are in...

Issued by espAfrika

Finance and admin manager wanted - The Worx Group
Finance and admin manager wanted

A busy, vibrant and growing marketing services company, Worx Group is looking for a mid-level finance and administration manager to create, improve and manage day-to-day financial and administration processes...

Issued by The Worx Group