#WomensMonth: Lixesha Series - Jos Dirkx
#WomensMonth: Lixesha Series - Jos Dirkx

TEDxCapeTownWomen will take place on 29 October 2016, under the theme "Lixesha | It is Time". Inspired by Huffington Post's Sophia project, TEDxCTWomen asked some previous speakers to share their thoughts on time, lessons learnt from inter-generational sharing, and what important skills have taken them years to acquire.

13 hours ago

Y&R SA and NATIVE VML partner up to form VML and Y&R Africa Group
Y&R SA and NATIVE VML partner up to form VML and Y&R Africa Group

Y&R South Africa and NATIVE VML are partnering to form the VML and Y&R Africa Group, a digitally integrated offering that will be positioned to deliver on the needs of an increasingly connected world.

14 hours ago

[Orchids & Onions] DStv gets a gold for its top Olympics coverage
[Orchids & Onions] DStv gets a gold for its top Olympics coverage

It wasn't old Wayde van Niekerk's triumph that had me glued to DStv over the past fortnight - I have rediscovered the fascinating, multifaceted world of international sport and have been watching events I never would normally dream on wasting time on - gymnastics, archery, shooting, even the lesser attractive field events like women's discus.

By Brendan Seery 14 hours ago

Arcade scoops four Silvers at the Loeries
Arcade scoops four Silvers at the Loeries

At only the second Loerie Awards since it was founded, Arcade Content continued its steady rise, dominating the Music Video category with two Silvers and picking up another two Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft Certificate for its brand films.

Issued by Arcade Content 14 hours ago

Be brave: Differentiate with digital
Be brave: Differentiate with digital

Digital presents a powerful opportunity for brands to differentiate themselves against competitors. We've all heard the stories of great digital projects and wonder how we could create the same traction for our own brands. In our quest to thrust our brands into the digital era, we have found it to be more difficult than we initially anticipated.

By Mike Saunders 15 hours ago

Terence Neale scores Direction Craft Gold hat-trick at Loeries
Terence Neale scores Direction Craft Gold hat-trick at Loeries

Egg Films - the top ranked South African production company last year - had another great Loerie Awards, with its directors taking home three Golds, Silver, Bronze and two Craft Certificates.

Issued by Egg Films 15 hours ago

Ipsos pre-election forecasting on the mark nationally
Ipsos pre-election forecasting on the mark nationally

Ipsos in South Africa again delivered a very close forecast on the final local election results. At its latest release of its poll findings (released Monday, 1 August), Ipsos suggested that the ANC would garner 54% of the votes, the DA 26% and the EFF 8%.

Issued by Ipsos 15 hours ago

LM&P stages 2016 Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre Spiritus Awards evening
LM&P stages 2016 Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre Spiritus Awards evening

LM&P (Lynne Mackenzie and Partners), a Mortimer Harvey OmniChannel company, was tasked to stage an awards evening on Tuesday, 2 August, for the Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre Spritus Awards, now in its second year.

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 16 hours ago

Riverbed appoints new head of client service and events
Riverbed appoints new head of client service and events

Integrated creative agency Riverbed recently announced two significant promotions, namely that of Felicity Pegram to head up the client service portfolio and Nash Zwambila to head of events.

Issued by Riverbed 16 hours ago

#WomensMonth: There is no glass ceiling if you keep building
#WomensMonth: There is no glass ceiling if you keep building

Taryn Copeman is the director of strategy at Mark1, a digital media company. Coming from a creative and publishing background, Copeman brings 12 years of experience into her role.

By Beverley Klein 16 hours ago

The Art and The Beat with someone who may seem familiar...
#WomensMonth: SummerTime lets female creativity shine

The lyrics go "Summer time, and the livin' is easy", and that happy, relaxed vibe is exactly what you're left with after chatting to SummerTime strategic design studio's founders, Sandhya Singh and Raksha Mahabeer, who clearly love what they do. Here's why.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Fox Networks Group announces new Africa executive team
Fox Networks Group announces new Africa executive team

Fox Networks Group Europe and Africa has announced a new executive structure for Fox Networks Group, Africa. Gary Alfonso will join the organisation as general manager with complete strategic and operational responsibility for the sub-Saharan operations of FNG and National Geographic Partners.

1 day ago

Simple marketing lessons learned from Trump's presidential aspirations
Simple marketing lessons learned from Trump's presidential aspirations

Billionaire businessman, and presumptive Republican nominee, Donald Trump officially became his party's choice in the American presidential race.

Issued by Wetpaint 17 Aug 2016