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More HD channels for SuperSport

SuperSport adds a seventh HD channel to its lineup. SSHD7, the HD version of SS7, will start airing at 10am on Tuesday 22 April 2014 on channel 217 to all DStv Premium customers. It will offer all Barclays Premiership and Champions League football. It will offer a variety of sport including European...

Nick Hamman joins 5FM

5FM always offers our audience the biggest personalities; the latest introduction to our line-up is no exception. Nick Hamman will add to our breakfast line-up and he will break boundaries in the 8am - 10am weekday morning slot. Joining the Nick Hamman Morning Show will be executive producer, Thabo...

Pop-up radio for Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Primedia Broadcasting has developed "Old Mutual Live", a pop-up radio station produced specifically for Old Mutual. For five days (16 - 20 April) the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon (OMTOM) will have a live stream radio station run by Primedia Broadcasting. Old Mutual Live will start on the first day...

Brochure outlines Expand a Sign products

A new 32-paged product brochure from Expand a Sign, highlighting the sizing, features and benefits of the entire range, including several new products such as inflatable banners, event bins, wallpaper, tablecloths and windsocks. For more information, go to www.expandasign.co.za....

New Amstel ambassadors for #SAMA20

The new Amstel ambassadors for the South African Music Awards (SAMA) are Simba Mhere, Lehasa Moloi and Monde Msutwana. Their Twitter handles are Msutwana - @mondemsutwana, Mehere - @simbathe1 and Moloi - @hasaling. The brand has created a music quiz, all related to South African, where entrants can...

Mystery Ghost Bus changes ticket seller

The Mystery Ghost Bus, which runs in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town, has moved its ticket provider to Quicket. The next tours are in Johannesburg and Pretoria on 26 April and in Cape Town on 17 May 2014. The tours, for private and corporate groups of 30 or more people, offer 'Pub & Grub'...

Unilever's chairman to address Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Unilever's chairman, Peter Cowan, will address the annual dinner of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 24 April. "It is fitting that he should be our guest," said chamber president, Akash Singh, "considering that Unilever is one of nine companies to be featured at the dinner, which have...

Entry date for Rising Star Awards extended to end of April

The Rising Star Awards, a programme looking to identify young business people (aged 28-40) who are making a difference to the country, has extended its closing date for 2014 entries to 30 April, due to a high response from prospective entrants. Says Laura Barker, MD of BlackBark Productions, "Due to...

Digital networking company celebrates first year

Digital Crunch is celebrating one year of successful digital and social media networking. It holds a monthly event with over 35 business leaders, entrepreneurs, up and coming digital and social media people in the industry, leaders in brands and people interested in the digital space that are in...

AMASA pub quiz in Cape Town

The annual AMASA pub quiz will be held at Jou Ma Se Comedy Club, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on 16 April 2014 at 5pm. The quiz ends around 8.30pm and a comedy show with Kurt Schoonraad follows. This is the main fundraising event for the AMASA Bursary Fund, which awards a deserving candidate the...

Science voices 2014 - Call for entry

Interested in learning how to write about your research for a popular audience and getting published in the Mail & Guardian? We are looking for master's and doctoral candidates at South African universities who want to work with the M&G's science editor, Sarah Wild, to have their writing...

The Winners: Daily Maverick's Election Edition of The Gathering

We received many entries that merited being winners, but we could select just the five, and they are: Susanne Venter, Mashapa Abram Ramalepe, Mamash Ngwenya, Riedwan Vally, and Senzo N. Dhlomo. You will be notified shortly via email with details of how to attend the event. But even if you weren't a...

Celebrating 20 years of freedom with Heart 104.9FM begins today

Heart 104.9FM will present a series of outside broadcasts and activations to honour and celebrate twenty years of freedom. The first in the series will be held at Drakenstein Prison/Mandela's House today, Monday 7 April 2014 (twenty days to 27 April) to build awareness and excitement around this...

April issue of Getaway celebrates 25 years

The April 2014 issues marks the 25th anniversary of Getaway and to celebrate, it has announced some exciting new features and focuses. Most noticeable is the publication's fresh new design. Supported by clean headlines and a more spacious layout, each story takes on a character of its own, much...

Revamped website for Pernod Ricard South Africa

Native has designed a new website for Pernod Ricard South Africa, with improvements to increase brand awareness and as a tool to communicate company and brand messages. The new site will provide browsers with a lot more information about the company as a whole, encompassing its tagline: Authentic...

Sunday Times features relaunched Lifestyle supplement

This Sunday, 6 April 2014, the Sunday Times relaunches its Lifestyle Supplement with a sassier, more provocative take on South African culture. Award-winning journalist, Carlos Amato, promises to inject new life as editor of the re-vamped supplement, which is published weekly with the Sunday...

PR Net: Chris Roper, M&G editor on online vs print

Chris Roper made the shift from online editor of Mail & Guardian to editor in chief. He will speak to PR-Net about how news gathering and editing has changed and, in particular, if and how his thinking has morphed in this new position. Our venue for this lunch session is Sappi's Braamfontein...

Sanef appoints new executive director

Sanef has announced that Mathatha Tsedu has been appointed its executive director from 1 April 2014. The appointment is a result of a secondment deal between Sanef and Media24. During his tenure Mathatha will report to Sanef's management committee. The appointment is for at least a year. Sanef...

Student Zone, self-help tool for tertiary students launched by Oxford Press

Oxford University Press Southern Africa has launched a self-help resource called Student Zone, which is a central point where students, using a prescribed Oxford textbook, can find tools that have been developed to inform and assist them with studying, exams and preparation. Students are able to...

Grant Nash to host 5FM mornings for the month of April

With the news of Gareth Cliff leaving 5FM, the station is pleased to announce Grant Nash will be hosting the 5FM breakfast show as a stand-in for the month of April. 5FM's new lineup will be announced shortly.

Win five free tickets: Watch editors grill politicians... and others

In a special edition of the Daily Maverick's Election Edition of The Gathering, top politicians Zille, Gigaba, Ramphele; top trade unionists Vavi, Jim, and more - including the ANC's biggest pain, Thuli Madonsela - will be grilled by Daily Maverick and eNCA editors. And you can be there... Find more...

Eat24 plans to delete its Facebook page

According to their latest blog post, Eat24 is planning on deleting its Facebook page of over 70,000 fans at 11:59pm tonight, Monday 31 March. Read the blog post "A Breakup Letter to Facebook from Eat24" to find out more about their decision....

The Oscar Pistorius Trial Channel to pop down for one week

The Oscar Pistorius Trial: A Carte Blanche Channel on DStv channel 199 has popped down and will resume on Monday, 7 April. The trial has been postponed due to the illness of one of the judge's assessors. The trial will continue from 7 April 2014 until further notice, and the channel will adjust...

Bright marketing ideas need BrightSign XD

Newcomers to digital signage and the budget conscious often turn to regular personal computers to power their displays rather than dedicated hardware solutions like BrightSign's new XD range, resulting in poorer quality content and higher electricity and maintenance costs. Advertisers and...

Times Media promotes advertising to agencies with special offer

Times Media began its 'Most' campaign last week, visiting agencies across the country to promote its offer structured to allow more advertisers to enjoy full-page placements within half-page budgets. Its latest promotional campaign to maximise ROI for print advertisers strongly aligns with the...

Vega next stop for Loerie Awards Travelling Exhibition

The next stop for the free Loerie Awards Travelling Exhibition is the Vega school of brand leadership in Johannesburg from 14-17 April 2014. It will display innovative campaigns for winning brands and businesses across an array of disciplines, which include brand identity, architecture & interior...

Call for papers: SA Innovation Summit

We are calling on innovation managers, inventors, entrepreneurs, funders and policy makers and all the wonderful contributors who accelerate innovation to make this the best SA Innovation Summit yet! The Call for Papers invites academics and practitioners to submit abstracts for papers and...

Delay in transmission of MTN Radio Awards finalists announcement

The MTN Radio Awards finalists were to be announced live on YouTube at 10am this morning, which was recorded yesterday, but has been delayed. Follow the twitter stream (@mtnradioawards) and or the Facebook page (MTN Radio Awards) as the finalists will be announced on this platform as soon as it's up...

Cell C takes a swipe at MTN

On Sunday, MTN placed full pages ads in Sunday Times in which it pleaded 'guilty'... to, among 'wrongdoings' ... "investing 83% of those billions back into SA." Yesterday Cell C hit back, using the exact same advert but, according to EWN, omitting some of the text. That now presents a different...

FNB releases credit card app

FNB has added credit card functionality to its banking app for smartphones and tablets that will enable customers to manage their credit cards more efficiently from their smart device. It allows them to activate and cancel credit cards, order additional or replacement credit cards, and view credit...

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