Consumers are increasingly willing to participate in campaigns, become a part of the brand and open up to companies they love. Digital is often impersonal and communication can appear cold and fragmented. Knowing consumers' willingness to connect in this digital age is an opportunity for brands to connect in the real world with consumers. A killer event strategy is key to exploiting this.
Issued by Magnetic Storm 27 Nov 2015 11:43
espAfrika, organiser of the annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF), has shared more of the glittering names that will join the all-star line-up at next year's festival happening on 1 and 2 April 2016.
Issued by espAfrika 25 Nov 2015 12:15
Providing a fresh alternative to conventional shell scheme structures at exhibitions and events, Scan Display has recently introduced the Fabric Shell Scheme option. These shell scheme structures are not only easier to transport, but also offer a greener alternative.
Issued by Scan Display 24 Nov 2015 07:32
Over the past 13 years, the National Business Awards in association with the Top Performing publication has celebrated South Africa's most prestigious companies and organisations across various industry sectors. These esteemed companies are acknowledged on the basis of innovative business practices, product development, enterprise, sustainability and the overall success of the business. In addition, they are recognised for their social and environmental contributions through excellence of service, commitment to customers, ethical behaviour and environmental sustainability.
Issued by Topco Media 23 Nov 2015 12:55
When 75 of the world's leading event technology services providers unite to form the world's most comprehensive event technology network, the resultant formidable force in the event industry generates unlimited opportunities to share knowledge and stimulate industry growth through engagement between its members.
Issued by Gearhouse SA 23 Nov 2015 11:15
Halloween 2015 saw the unveiling of Halloween Festival South Africa's (HFSA) breakout theme, "A Nightmare on Bree Street" - the most thrilling Halloween party in South Africa.
Issued by Mamba Media 16 Nov 2015 10:31
The year has been a phenomenal one for the Ticketpro Dome and this past month has been no exception as the venue continues to go bigger than ever with record-breaking events.
Issued by Ticketpro Dome 11 Nov 2015 12:57
Are you an arts writer, blogger or photographer who wants to broaden your horizons? Do you lead an arts reporting team and need fresh ideas about inspiring and energising team members?
Issued by espAfrika 10 Nov 2015 10:34
Every year, stakeholders across the local entrepreneurial landscape look forward to one special event, the Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). Over the years, the GEW has become the premium gathering that unites communities of entrepreneurs to learn together, collaborate, connect and celebrate the power of the entrepreneurial spirit. This year, the GEW has over 29 local partners with 96 activities taking place in South Africa.
Issued by Global Entrepreneurship Network South Africa 9 Nov 2015 09:44
Education is currently under the spotlight following the #feesmustfall campaign, which attracted international interest. Other subjects to be tackled to ensure that the Vision 2030 National Development Plan (NDP) is implemented include: Financial Services, Enterprise Development, Rural Development, Healthcare, Water Infrastructure, Building a Capable State, Construction Infrastructure, Safety and Security, and Social Protection.
Issued by Topco Media 4 Nov 2015 09:50
Today, project management is globally recognised as an essential function when it comes to safeguarding the success business endeavours across the board. All organisations implement projects of some kind: you're probably managing projects in your current role, whether you realise that or not.
Issued by GetSmarter 2 Nov 2015 09:51
At Blue Moon, we love the challenge of conceptualising events from start to finish. To crack "the beautiful big idea" that's brand-aligned and spot-on, strategically and tactically, you need to keep your wits about you in the brief and pitching stages. Blue Moon's Events MD, Deana Heslop-Mthembu, shares her insights...
Issued by Blue Moon Corporate Communications 26 Oct 2015 10:52
BSK Marketing held a Stokvel Academy session in Rockville, Soweto on 20 October. Stokvel Academy offers and organises various educational programmes aimed at uplifting stokvel members. Sponsored by Builders Superstore, it was attended by 80 stokvel members from in and around Soweto. The discussion of the day was on what stokvel members could do to increase property value.
Issued by BSK Marketing 26 Oct 2015 10:43
SA music stars Zakes Bantwini and AKA will once again hit the soccer pitch in the name of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Last year saw Bantwini challenge AKA to select a celebrity soccer team and go head to head against him for Bantwini's initiative called 1Goal4Cancer. Team AKA walked away victorious, resulting in AKA shaving off Bantwini's hair. This year, Bantwini has a score to settle!
Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 22 Oct 2015 08:33
Moving Tactics' Digital Impact team were once again called upon to design technology elements for the 2015 Mercedes Benz Cape Town Fashion Week.
Issued by Moving Tactics 22 Oct 2015 08:08