Burson-Marsteller selected as PR communications agency for AfricaCom 2016

Burson-Marsteller has been selected as the PR communications agency for AfricaCom, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 14-18 November 2016. The relationship will be managed by its Johannesburg office, with support from its Cape Town team and its extensive African...

2 days ago

New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards close for entries next week

Entries for the 2016 New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards close on Tuesday 26 July 2016. The competition is open to winning campaigns or an individual who goes beyond just doing his or her job and deserves an award. New entrants are welcomed. Entries can be submitted manually via the Excel...

2 days ago

Still time to enter London International Awards

The London International Awards (LIA) has extended the entry deadline to 29 July 2016 and has added features to save entrants time when entering multiple categories. It has also added a feature that allows entrants to copy their credits between media. Work submitted must be broadcast, published or...

14 Jul 2016

Association of African Exhibition Organisers, Event Greening Forum in partnership

The Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) has announced its partnership with the Event Greening Forum (EVF), which will advance sustainability causes in the industry and afford members a unique opportunity to render services in a healthy and environmentally friendly manner. It creates...

11 Jul 2016

Take a leap with TEDxTableMountain

TEDxTableMountain, in partnership with Carat South Africa, will be hosting the next talk, Dynamic Leaps, on Wednesday 25 May 2016 at the Artscape Theatre, Cape Town from 5pm to 9.30pm. Tickets are R190 per person and are available via Quicket....

20 May 2016

Next CCDI Creative Exchange this week

The next CCDI Creative Exchange will take place on Thursday 7 April 2016 at The Glass Box, Harrington and Barrack Streets, Cape Town from 4.30-5.30pm. The speakers are Brent Peters and Clint White of Neon Grey Creative Marketing; Gareth Pearson and Michael Tymbios of First Thursday; Emile Jansen of...

5 Apr 2016

Showtime at the SAFTAS for Litha Communications

Litha Communications, an events and marketing consultancy, headed up by Andile Ncontsa, will once again manage the South African Film and TV Awards (SAFTAS) on 18-19 March 2016. The consultancy has concluded its second three-year term contract, as a joint venture with Gallagher Convention Centre, to...

17 Mar 2016

Pop-up entertainment launches Union Bar's new logo with Black Bottle

The Union Bar is collaborating with Black Bottle blended Scotch whisky to offer the who's who in Jozi a world-class pop-up production to run for 13 weeks, starting 11 March 2106 at the newly converted Norman Goodfellows Dispatch Warehouse in Illovo, Johannesburg. With speciality cocktails...

29 Feb 2016

2016 My Business Expo

My Business Expo, directed at those looking to start or grow their business, is set to take place on 10 March at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand. Hosted by the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC), the expo will incorporate Business Start-Up Expo, Access to Finance Indaba, The...

17 Feb 2016

Annual AdFocus Awards this month

The Annual AdFocus Awards event will be held on 25 November at RoomFive in Rivonia, where the winners will be selected from the 14 agencies and individuals, recognised for their excellence in October by the judges. For more information, email Marcia on...

4 Nov 2015

"Breaking the Ceiling" with The Creative Counsel

Recently named Sanlam/Business-Partners Entrepreneur of the Year 2015, Gil Oved and co-founder and joint CEO Ran Neu-Neur are at the helm of South Africa's biggest activations agency - The Creative Counsel. Young Business for South Africa is proud to host these trailblazers in the next upcoming...

15 Oct 2015

Highway Africa extends deadline for submissions to Making All Voices Count (MAVC)

The deadline to make submissions of pitching ideas has been extended to 19 August 2015 for the #HA2015 #CityJournalism conference, Making All Voices Count (MAVC). It will host a panel discussion on 'Citizen Participation in an Era of Technology Innovation. The panel discussion will highlight new...

14 Aug 2015

LIA extends entry deadline to 17 August

The London International Awards has extended its deadline to Monday 17 August. LIA's unique eligibility period includes work released from 1 April 2015 through 31 July 2015. This offers you the chance to enter work that has not yet been entered into other major festivals. LIA offers the...

3 Aug 2015

Reward good small business service with 702/CapeTalk Small Business Awards

The 702/CapeTalk Small Business Awards with Sage One are underway, offering more than R1 million in prizes for the winners and runners-up in the Western Cape and Gauteng. The annual Awards seek out small businesses with big dreams and enormous potential, recognising their achievements and providing...

28 Jul 2015

My Business Expo opens in Durban this week

The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) seventh My Business Expo is back in Durban at the Durban Exhibition Centre on Thursday 4 June 2015. The Expo incorporates Business Start-up Expo, Access to Finance Indaba - New to South Africa and My Business Seminars. The latter is an experience where top...

2 Jun 2015

Register to network at SAITEX
Register to network at SAITEX

Those wanting to register for business networking opportunities at SAITEX can do so now, as delegate registration has opened on the show's convenient online business matchmaking facility, available on the web and via a new mobile/networking app, enabling visitors and exhibitors to pre-arrange...

18 May 2015

Haffajee to address 10th Annual Women's Leadership Conference

The 10th Annual Women's Leadership Conference will take place at Hyatt Regency Hotel, Rosebank, on 19-20 March 2015. Keynote speaker Ferial Haffajee, Editor-in-Chief of City Press and all-round 'shaker-upper', will open this year's conference. Haffajee will focus on "The Media - what challenges does...

12 Mar 2015

CLIO Healthcare Awards open for entries

NEW YORK CITY, US: The CLIO Healthcare Awards are open for entries. The CLIO Healthcare Awards is an extension of The CLIO Awards, one of the world's most recognised awards competitions for advertising, design and communications. Over the last several years, healthcare has become one of the most...

10 Mar 2015

Talk on ethical leadership at Cape Town Press Club/Big Issue

The next guest speaker at the Cape Town Press Club/Big Issue breakfast series is Rhoda Kadalie, the human rights activist and executive director of the Impumelelo Social Innovation Centre, a NPO that identifies, rewards and champions creative South Africa solutions to the country's problems. She...

5 Mar 2015

International Networking event in Cape Town

The Entrepreneur Club Cape Town will be hosting an international networking event offering a panel of dignitaries, ambassadors, consuls as well as local and international business owners. The event will unlock international opportunities for members and networking partners. The event takes place on...

25 Feb 2015

Series of seminars for businesswomen

As part of its annual congress, the SA Council for Business Women (SACBW) is hosting a series of seminars, starting on 20 February 2015 at Forever Hotel in Centurion. Under the theme, 'Women leading the way', Dineshrie Pillay will talk about your contract with yourself, Dr Peter Tobin will discuss...

19 Feb 2015

ASAIB Annual Conference 2015 call for papers

The ASAIB 2015 Award for best index and/or bibliography published during 2014 will be made at the conference taking place on 21 and 22 May at Willows Country Lodge in Pretoria. R800 per person per day including conference attendance, conference pack, coffee/tea and refreshments, lunches, and...

13 Feb 2015

Okuhle Media takes homes Western Cape entrepreneurship award

Women-owned TV production and Media Company, Okuhle Media was this week recognised as the Western Cape's most deserving entrepreneurs in the Established business category of the Premiers Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards. The awards ceremony took place on Thursday, 20 November 2014 at the Cape...

21 Nov 2014

Diarise February for KDay 2015 in Cape Town

The next KDay musical festival will be held on 28 February 2015 at the Newlands Cricket Ground, Cape Town. Sponsored by KFM and MTN, acts so far include Micasa, Prime Circle, DJ Kent, Beatenberg, Elvis Blue, Goodluck, Jimmy Nevis, Lloyd Cele, Matthew Mole, with more to come. Tickets are priced from...

10 Nov 2014

South African to head up ICCA

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) elected Nina Freysen-Pretorius, owner of South African-based The Conference Company, as its new president. ICCA represents the main specialists in organising, transporting and accommodating international meetings and events and...

4 Nov 2014

Workshop on how competitive African Nation brands contribute

Brand South Africa, in partnership with the Angolan Embassy and the Department of International Relations & Cooperation, will host a consultative workshop, 'Active Citizenship in Building Competitive African Nation Brands', on Friday 31 October 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg...

28 Oct 2014

First conference for Romance Writers of South Africa

Romance Writers of South Africa will hold its first conference on 25-26 October 2014 in Melrose, Johannesburg. The speakers will feature guest speakers, panel discussions, writing workshops and a gala dinner. Authors will also have the opportunity to pitch their unpublished manuscripts to editors...

17 Sep 2014

Entry date for Assegai Awards extended

The entry date for 2014 Assegai Awards is extended to Tuesday 23 September 2014. The Assegai Awards Dinner will be held on Thursday 6 November at the Museum of African Design, Maboneng Precinct in Johannesburg. For more information, go to www.assegaiawards.co.za....

15 Sep 2014

Learning from Cannes Lions breakfast features SA judges

The 'Learning from Cannes Lions' breakfast, featuring South African Cannes Lions judges, Brett Morris (Outdoor), Marina O'Kelley (Radio) and Kirk Gainsford (Film), will take place on 2 October at 8:30am at Ster-Kinekor Cedar Square in Johannesburg and livestreamed to Ster-Kinekor Cavendish in Cape...

11 Sep 2014

Tickets still available for MOST Awards

There are still tickets left for the 2014 MOST Awards, at the Linder Auditorium on 4 September and the organisers wish to exceed last year's total of 800 tickets. To buy tickets, call Crystal +27 (0) 11 447 7241 or email az.oc.puosenots@latsyrcbRev('brev-6b833f14-fee3-44e6-9ab6-18a2ae45a654',...

28 Aug 2014

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