Keagan Clack, an art direction student at the Stellenbosch Academy, was recently announced as one of three finalists in the student category of the 2017 AdFocus Awards. I caught up with Clack and his lecturer, Caroline Piotrowski to find out what they're expecting from the gala evening taking place on Wednesday, 22 November 2017 in Johannesburg.
Juanita Pienaar 12 hours ago
APO Group and Africa's rugby governing body, Rugby Africa, sign a ground-breaking strategic partnership to develop the sport across Africa.
13 hours ago
"This piece has been burning a hole in my head for the past five or six years," says Lebogang Mashile about her appearance at Design Indaba 2018, for which she is developing an original theatre piece that interrogates aspects of black feminine identity through the exploration of the experiences of Sarah Baartman.
13 hours ago
To say that the most entertaining slice of television during the Springbok-Ireland game was an advertisement is not so much a compliment for a clever piece of creative marketing inspiration as it is an indictment of how badly the Boks played.
Brendan Seery 13 hours ago
This extended entrepreneur month, we find out more about Suzanne Stevens, one of three founders and currently executive director of marketing at BrightRock in 2011, chosen for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women programme in 2013.
Leigh Andrews 15 hours ago
M&C Saatchi Abel has joined forces with tyre fitment specialists BestDrive, creating an ad that is sure to make this challenger brand top of mind.
M&C Saatchi Abel 16 hours ago
Michelle Dobson's recent promotion from business unit director to MD dovetails with digital marketing agency Lumen progressing to the next level.
Jessica Tennant 17 hours ago
Kfm 94.5 invited the people of the Cape to join the Kfm Mornings team with Darren Simpson, Sherlin Barends and Sibongile Mafu for the city's first dancing billboard. Wesley Moolman (producer for Kfm Mornings) reported live on air from a helicopter which circled all the action and shared updates of the aerial view with the Kfm Mornings team.
Primedia Broadcasting 17 hours ago
"The elephant in the room remains the unanswered question of 'what is the role of digital in the industry'," says current FM AdFocus Awards chairperson, Craig Page-Lee.
19 hours 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
Apple's special edition iPhone X release - like the new iPhones before it - brings thousands of people lining up in front of Apple stores around the globe. It raises the seemingly obvious question: what sane person would queue overnight for an over-priced, at best incrementally-changed gadget?
Harald Wieser 16 Nov 2017
The One Club for Creativity has opened the call for entries for the 2018 One Show awards, and kicked off yesterday, Wednesday, 15 November 2017, with the humorous "Be Famous Famous" campaign developed by J. Walter Thompson New York.
16 Nov 2017