The Nike Soweto Marathon held in November this year was revived as a result of a collaborative effort by multiple entities led by the Soweto Marathon Trust, with sponsorship agency, Octagon, as the catalyst for the race's successful partnerships.
Issued by Octagon South Africa 15 Dec 2014 12:42
Octagon is thrilled to announce that Simon Wardle, chief strategy officer, has been included in the SportBusiness International's 2014 Innovator of the Year list. Wardle, the architect of Octagon's proprietary research platforms Passion Drivers® and The Passion Shift and leader of the agency's Strategies & Insights team, is No. 15 on the impressive list of leaders in sports business.
Issued by Octagon South Africa 5 Dec 2014 10:36
Following the signing of a three-year deal as a Nedbank Golf Challenge sponsor, Klipdrift has upped the ante for those participating in the prestigious golfing event this year.
Issued by Openfield 4 Dec 2014 10:57
Integrated sports agency MSCSPORTS tops the scoreboard as they Make Sport Count with four nominations for the most prestigious sports awards on the continent: The Discovery Sports Industry Awards 2015.
Issued by MSCSPORTS 25 Nov 2014 14:24
The South African market recently saw groundbreaking innovation from the popular Shield deodorant brand as it gave away free talk time to consumers.
Issued by Justpalm 21 Nov 2014 08:08
Soccerex has established itself as a global leading conference, bringing together the business of football. At a recent edition held in Durban, Optimize was asked to speak at this prestigious event attended by the world and the continent's leading footballing brands.
Issued by Optimize Enhancing Effectiveness 21 Nov 2014 06:57
Optimize agency, a football niched sports marketing agency, has just secured a three-year contract with BTCL, Botswana Telecommunications Company Limited, as their sports marketing agency and Foundation consultants.
Issued by Optimize Enhancing Effectiveness 19 Nov 2014 15:31
Klipdrift has signed a three-year deal as a Nedbank Golf Challenge single-hole sponsor from 2014 due to take place at the prestigious Gary Player Golf Club in Sun City. As one of South Africa's most esteemed annual events on the sporting calendar, the Nedbank Golf Challenge has drawn some of the sport's most celebrated local and international stars to its course.
Issued by Openfield 17 Nov 2014 09:36
Sport specialist advertising agency, Brand inc Creative Group, has been shortlisted in the prestigious 2015 Sport Agency of the Year category. This is the fourth year in a row that the Discovery Sport Industry Awards has nominated the agency for the coveted award.
Issued by Brand inc 14 Nov 2014 10:55
Engen's recently announced new partnership with Supersport United FC's 'Proud to be Blue' campaign has been shortlisted for the 2015 Discovery Sport Industry Awards, which will unveil all winners on 12 February 2015 at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.
Issued by Openfield 14 Nov 2014 09:38
In a bid to leverage their sponsorship of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, official logistics partner, DHL Express, has set off on a grand and ambitious journey to pass a single rugby ball from hand to hand, through 45 countries over a period of 45 weeks. Starting in Cape Town and ending in the host city of London, the 'Africa As One' concept was created by Jozi agency, 7 Different Kinds of Smoke (7DKS), while working in tandem with specialist agencies in different sectors.
Issued by 7 Different Kinds of Smoke 12 Nov 2014 12:04