Weight-loss talk in Cape Town on 14 November

After maintaining his 70kg weight loss for three years now, PR man Brian Berkman shares the tools that helped him lose weight and keep it off on Monday, 14 November at noon at Richard's Supper Stage & Bistro in Sea Point. "The decision to package a how-to talk comes from a high demand from...

6 hours ago

Standard Bank's forex wallet app wins at Efma

Standard Banks' new foreign exchange mobile wallet, 'Shyft'-ing money was awarded a Bronze international award in the Most Disruptive Innovation category, at the 2016 Efma-Accenture Distribution & Marketing Innovation Awards held in Barcelona this week. Through the app, customers can buy a...

6 hours ago

Christmas Cheer and Magic at the Boutique Christmas Market in Hyde Park

The Boutique Christmas Market held at Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre's newest and magnificent events venue has fun and festivities - and of course, shopping - for the whole family. The Boutique Christmas Market at The Park, House of Events on 7, running from 4 to 6 November, is a bespoke...

8 hours ago

3D Shell exhibits EziXpo

3D Shell, part of the 3D Group, demonstrated its web-driven exhibitor and services management system, EziXpo at the first Exhibitions of Exhibitions that took place at the Blue Wing Conference and Events Venue at the TicketPro Dome in Johannesburg. Organised by the Association of African...

1 day ago

Fox P2 adds portfolio offering

Advertising agency, FoxP2, based in both Cape Town and Johannesburg, has added Fox P2 Design to its portfolio of offerings. Fox P2 Design previously worked on South African brand, Coronation, reworking their logo and marketing strategies in both digital and print media. They also have a client...

1 day ago

'Stick Man' is in BAFTA nominations for Best Animation

On another positive step on the road towards a Short Animation Oscar nomination, 'Stick Man', Triggerfish Animation Studios' collaboration with Oscar-nominated UK production company Magic Light Pictures, is one of four nominees for Best Animation at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts...

1 day ago

Ultimate Braai Master Season 5 takes on board top sponsors

The reality TV show, Ultimate Braai Master, has new sponsors on-board for the fifth season of the series. The major sponsors are Game, Pioneer Foods, Suzuki and Shell. Other sponsors include Lancewood Cheese, Robertsons spices, Bonfire hill wines and Kamado Jan Braai. The show will be broadcast...

2 days ago

Clockwork Media becomes official South African partner of Webfluential

Clockwork Media has been named as one of Webfluential's official South African partners. The partnership will allow Clockwork to serve its portfolio of clients better, by giving them access to powerful influencer marketing. As an agency focused on attracting and engaging audiences with valuable...

3 days ago

Hamilton gets inked in new Epson film

Mercedes-Benz AMG Petronas F1 driver, Lewis Hamilton is featured in Epson's new film, Lewis Gets Inked. The film showcases the benefits of Epson's new Ink Tank System printer. It is available to watch on Epson's YouTube channel, and Epson's website.

21 Oct 2016

iKineo launches new business unit

Customer engagement agency, iKineo has launched Fast Track, a new business unit aimed at providing small, urgent projects at a speedier rate. The new business unit will be led by Zonica Strydom with the assistance of a creative director, designer, copywriter, project manager, traffic and...

19 Oct 2016

Revlon welcomes Ciara

Entertainer, model and fashion icon, Ciara, will be joining Revlon as its newest global brand ambassador supporting Revlon colour cosmetics and its Choose Love campaign. Ciara will be the new face for Revlon's Love Is On positioning.

19 Oct 2016

Webby Awards now open

The annual Webby Awards are now open and they're calling all digital creatives to enter their best work by 28 October 2016. All work will be reviewed by online innovators like Jimmy Kimmel, Eva Chen - the head of Fashion Partnerships at Instagram and the founder of Gimlet Media, Alex Blumberg....

18 Oct 2016

Tickets on sale for Night of 1000 Drawings

Tickets for the 2016 Night of 1000 Drawings are now on sale from Quicket at R80 per head or R100 at the door on Thursday 10 November. The one night only, inner-city art exhibition will raise funds for Streetlight Schools, but organisers are hoping to double the proceeds collected last year...

18 Oct 2016

LIA shortlists Digital and Verbal Identity

The London International Awards (LIA) shortlisted 76 entries for the Digital category and 28 for Verbal Identity. Chairing the Digital Jury this year was Martin Cedergren, executive creative director and founding partner of M&C Saatchi Stockholm. Joining Cedergren on the jury were Samuel...

17 Oct 2016

DUO Marketing and Communications wins Agency of the Year award

Information technology company, Veeam, has announced DUO Marketing and Communications as the 2016 Agency of the Year winner at its annual PR Summit held in Amsterdam. This is the second time that DUO Marketing and Communications has been acknowledged by Veeam - DUO was named Collaborative Agency...

17 Oct 2016

LIA shortlists Radio & Audio

The London International Awards (LIA) have shortlisted 86 entries for the Radio & Audio category. Click here to view the shortlist. The jury members included Tom Eymundson, Larissa Kirschner, Mariana O'Kelly, Chuck Rachford, Chris Smith and Ralph van Dijk as well as jury president, Paul Wauters....

14 Oct 2016

SABC launches #KaeKapaKae

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has launched #KaeKapaKae, an online digital portal for some of its most popular television, news and radio content. Audiences can now catch up on their favourite SABC TV show on YouTube, download their favourite radio show as a podcast and stay...

14 Oct 2016

Media24 launches King William's Town Express

Media24 recently launched the King William's Town Express, a community-based tabloid newspaper which is distributed to 20, 000 homes in King William's Town and Bhiso free of charge, every week. The tabloid's content is community focused and looks at news of interest to the local community. Send...

13 Oct 2016

LIA shortlists Branded Entertainment, Production and Music Video

The London International Awards (LIA) have shortlisted 52 entries into the Branded Entertainment category. A total of 114 entries have been shortlisted in Production & Post-Production and 15 entries have been shortlisted in the Music Video category. The winners will be announced on 2 November 2016....

12 Oct 2016

ASA joins Twitter

The Advertising Standards Authority has recently activated a Twitter account to share news and updates on adjudications. ASA will update followers on rulings via the twitter handle @ASA_Rulings.

12 Oct 2016

LIA shortlists Print, Poster, Billboard entries

The London International Awards (LIA) has announced the shortlists for Print (34), Poster (11) and Billboard (18). Winners will be announced on 10 November 2016. Presiding over this year's jury was Susan Credle, global chief creative officer of FCB. Joining her on the jury was Sarah Barclay,...

12 Oct 2016

Rémy Martin selects faces for One Life. Live Them campaign

Rémy Martin has selected online and mobile technology leader, Madoda Khuzwayo and marketing entrepreneur, Sylvester Chauke to feature in its new "One Life. Live Them" advertising campaign. The campaign is aimed at encouraging South Africans to live life to its fullest. The selected...

10 Oct 2016

Pendoring ready for celebration

The 21st Pendoring awards evening will be held at the Vodacom World, Midrand on Friday 28 October 2016, celebrating the best of South Africa's indigenous language advertising. "We are proud that in its 21st year, Pendoring has once again moved the goal posts by judging all indigenous language...

7 Oct 2016

McCann gets level one B-BBEE accreditation

Fifty-one percent black-owned advertising agency, McCann Johannesburg has achieved a level one broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) accreditation. The agency forms part of the global advertising leader, Interpublic Group of Companies. An investment partnership between IPG and Identity...

7 Oct 2016

The One Club and Art Directors Club merge

Creative communications and design organisations, The One Club and Art Directors Club (ADC), have agreed to merge, forming The One Club for Creativity. The new entity will serve as the umbrella organisation for The One Show, ADC Annual Awards, Young Guns and their respective Halls of Fame,...

7 Oct 2016

PR-Net to host Tim Cohen

Business Day editor and former Financial Mail editor, Tim Cohen, will be hosted by PR-Net at the Richard's Supper Stage and Bistro in Sea Point on Thursday, 20 October. The stand-up lunch and presentation will introduce the titles' change of direction. For bookings click here....

6 Oct 2016

Kriya Gangiah is 2016 Media Star at Glamour Women of the Year Awards

At this year's annual Glamour Women of the Year Awards, celebrated on 1 October 2016 at Southern Sun Hyde Park, Jacaranda FM DJ and South African personality, Kriya Gangiah was selected as the 'Media Star' for 2016. The Glamour Women of the Year Awards is an annual event to celebrate and...

5 Oct 2016

1000 Drawings releases promo video

1000 Drawings, a creative fundraising initiative, has released its 2016 promo video. Artists and designers are encouraged to submit an A5 drawing which is then sold for R100. The video was created using stop motion. A total of 343 photographs were used to make the story come to life and about...

4 Oct 2016

2016 Clio Awards finalists announced

The finalists for the 2016 Clio Awards, the annual programme that rewards excellence in advertising, design and communication, have been announced. View the list of finalists here. The winners will be announced at the Clio Key Arts Awards ceremony on 20 October....

4 Oct 2016

702 adds new talk show hosts

702 has made the following changes to its line-up: Relebogile Mabotja is set to host 702's Early Breakfast show from 3am-6am. Relebogile is an actress, musician, producer and a SAMRO boardmember. She has been hosting various overnight slots at 702 for the past 18 months, honing her craft as a talk...

30 Sep 2016

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