Dogan Exhibitions & Events, the custodian of the Rand Show brand, has appointed Seven Colors Communications to manage the Rand Show 2018 Public Relations account with immediate effect. The PR agency will handle public relations, media partnerships, activations, integrated digital campaigns and to drive the promotion of the brand across the country.
Seven Colors Communications 3 hours ago
As most South Africans made their way to the office on Thursday morning, 23 November, SA's top recruitment agencies came together to celebrate another year of recruitment excellence at the 2017 RecruiterAwards. This year marks the 14th annual RecruiterAwards, hosted by CareerJunction, one of SA's leading online job boards, which took place at Remo's Maximilliano in Sunninghill, Johannesburg.
CareerJunction 4 hours ago
Production company 7Films lets us on their successful year on the overseas award track as well as the local recognition they received from the Loeries, where they ranked second best in the land for TV, film and video production; the Pendorings, where they were ranked third overall - including agencies, and more!
Leigh Andrews 8 hours ago
Absa intends boosting card usage over cash with a new campaign from FCB Joburg that utilises television, radio, out-of-home, digital, social and internal communications.
FCB Africa 8 hours ago
Vega, a brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), is launching a Media Management in Brand Building short course, available at its Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses from 2018 onwards. The short course has been developed by the Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA), a body focused on attracting and retaining bright young individuals within the media industry.
Vega School 9 hours ago
On 14 January 2014, M&C Saatchi Abel hosted the first-ever Street Store event in Cape Town - a rent-free, premises-free, pop-up clothing 'store' for the homeless. The Street Store is stocked with donations from the public and the homeless can enjoy a dignified 'shopping' experience for free.
M&C Saatchi Abel 10 hours ago
Doug de Villiers, currently CEO of Brand Science, and his team will join Brand Union to form a dynamic new market offer. De Villiers, who is one of Africa's leading brand professionals and who previously helped build Interbrand Africa into one of the continent's pre-eminent branding consultancies, will assume the vice-chairmanship of the business.
10 hours ago
South African retailers are hoping to capitalise on the growing local interest in the annual Black Friday sale, taking place on 24 November this year. The global shopping phenomenon, initially started in the US, is shadowed only by Singles Day in China, which started out as a celebration for China's lonely hearts but has since evolved into an annual 24-hour mega-shopping spree.
Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago
APO Group and Africa's rugby governing body, Rugby Africa, sign a ground-breaking strategic partnership to develop the sport across Africa.
3 days ago
Zimbabwe's #datafree Zim News app spikes to more than 3 million daily page views as citizens seek information on crisis.
17 Nov 2017
Another shared economy, technology-led disruption is on the cards for the travel industry and it's coming to South Africa. TRVL gives everyone access to a world that has been inhabited by travel agencies only - until now. According to a TechCrunch article, "If TRVL has its way, it's the travel agencies' turn to tremble."
Cari Coetzee 17 Nov 2017