The 13th Annual Metro FM Music Awards were held in Durban at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Conference Centre on Saturday 1 March, 2014. The awards' theme was "Celebrating 20 Years of Beat", and the event had the audience dancing through two decades of South African musical history. The show, produced by the events division of Blue Moon, was a spectacle of never-before seen collaborations showcasing musical diversity, as well as celebrating 20 years of democracy in SA. Viewers at home watched on SABC1 or, for the first time, via a live stream on YouTube. For the second year in a row, comments by fans on Twitter, using the tag #MMA13, saw the event trend globally.
Issued by Blue Moon 10 Mar 2014 11:32
Kirk Whalum "The Gospel According To Jazz Africa" Chapter I to play the Summer Jazz Series Finale
Issued by espAfrika 10 Mar 2014 11:22
espAfrika, organisers of the annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival, is pleased to announce that all tickets are sold out! For South Africa's first live multi-stage music festival and one that is known as "Africa's Grandest Gathering" this is yet another reason to celebrate as the CTIJF approaches its 15th anniversary.
Issued by espAfrika 6 Mar 2014 11:32
On Thursday, 27 February 2014, Corporate Games South Africa hosted the official launch of the third annual Cape Town Corporate Games. In attendance was a number of high profile, regional based corporates and governmental leaders.
Issued by Corporate Games 4 Mar 2014 10:13
Imagine a contemporary private member's club, which allows you to work, play and enter into an exclusive forum for progressive thinkers. Welcome to The Office - a transient space for individuals to share their ideas and network in the utmost comfort. Head back to the nostalgia of time well spent, impeccable service and face-to-face conversation, and never lose another wasted moment.
Issued by The Office 3 Mar 2014 13:14
Audience insight groups Lumi Mobile and IML Worldwide have launched a new brand identity following last year's combination of the two businesses.
Issued by LUMI Insight 3 Mar 2014 12:01
South Africa's corporate arena is an incredibly competitive space where businesses strive for the betterment of society through equality. At 20 years of democracy, the nation has flourished remarkably in the areas of transformation and the empowerment of its people. The 13th Annual Oliver Empowerment Awards distinguishes the excellence in businesses that have furthered the country in economic empowerment, inclusion, and transformation since South Africa's liberation.
Issued by Topco Media 26 Feb 2014 11:25
Manually managing a guest list - whether via Excel or with a pen and paper - can be the stuff of nightmares. Not only is it a massive waste of time, it's confusing too, and more often than not leaves event planners frazzled, which sets the tone for the rest of the event - something you definitely want to avoid.
By Terry Sutherland, Issued by The RSVP Agency 26 Feb 2014 10:56
On Thursday, 27 February 2014, Corporate Games South Africa will be pleased to welcome a high-profiled audience of regional-based corporate and governmental leaders, at the official launch of the third annual Cape Town Corporate Games.
Issued by Corporate Games 24 Feb 2014 11:23
Business and Arts South Africa is kicking off its 2014 Africa Breakfast series in March and has lined up a trio of risk-takers and innovators for the event.
Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 21 Feb 2014 11:29
Over the past decade and more, multi-award winning songstress, Judith Sephuma, has crafted an instantly recognisable sound that has earned her a devoted following. From her very first record she has been driven by the desire to inspire and uplift as far as her voice can reach and the South African songbird will ensure she carries on this wish as she takes to the stage on Saturday, 1 March 2014.
Issued by espAfrika 21 Feb 2014 10:25
Two of South Africa's longest-standing players in the South African technical services production industry came together this week to sign a landmark deal within the local event industry.
Issued by Gearhouse SA 19 Feb 2014 11:03
After twenty-one years, Complete Exhibitions has come of age and, after an extensive review, has rebranded itself as Compex®. Dean Gunningham, director of operations says, "This became a necessity because we are so much more than just a provider shell scheme. Following an extensive investment over the last five years in stock, staff and training, the company is now well positioned to provide our clients and the industry with a turn-key solution."
Issued by Compex (Complete Exhibitions) 19 Feb 2014 10:31
One of the most oft-used items of branding equipment that any company owns is a graphic standee of some sort or another. Widely used are the common roll-ups and X-banners that dominate the bottom-end sector of the market however these have their limitations both structurally as well as aesthetically.
Issued by Rocket Creative 18 Feb 2014 16:22
The production of the 13th Annual Metro FM Music Awards (MMAs) has been awarded to the events division of Blue Moon, who partnered with SABC1 and the Metro last year to deliver one of the most talked about live events in South African music history. The Awards will take place in Durban for the second year running, on 1 March, at the International Conference Centre (ICC) with the ceremony airing live on SABC1 at 8pm.
Issued by Blue Moon 14 Feb 2014 10:15
Alternative pop music singer/songwriter and producer, Jimmy Nevis, will entertain the crowds at the Liquifruit Amphitheatre, Paarl as part of the Summer Jazz Series presented by Lion of Africa. Nevis, who is currently riding high on the radio charts across the country and with a number one music video on Trace TV, will woo the audience on Sunday, 16 February 2014, with musical favourites such as: Heartboxing, Elephant Shoes and In Love with You.
Issued by espAfrika 10 Feb 2014 12:46
What is the Cape Town Corporate Games and why should my business participate? Numerous companies have asked this question before and have realised that the only way to truly understand the concept of this unique multi-sports festival is to experience it for themselves. The Corporate Games is not just a team building event, it is a four day entertainment weekend that increases staff morale, employee relationships, staff loyalty and staff motivation, and these are only to mention a few.
Issued by Corporate Games 10 Feb 2014 10:42
Now in its third successful year, the New Generation Social & Digital Media Conference will be held on 20 May at the Focus Rooms, Sunninghill. Hosted by New Generation Events, this one day conference will comprise of 10 Individual Specialised Tracks covering mega trends that will become evident in 2014.
Issued by New Generation 29 Jan 2014 10:16
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