RedCube Porter Novelli scoops Samsung Electronics

Independent brand public relations agency RedCube Porter Novelli has been selected to handle the Samsung Electronics account nationally, it was announced yesterday, Thursday, 6 November 2008. Responsibilities will include managing all strategic brand PR activity for the corporate, mobile and electronics giant in southern Africa going forward.

7 Nov 2008 09:15

Nivasha Naidoo to market “station for the nation”

With a background in the broadcasting and marketing industries, Nivasha Naidoo has been promoted from SABC2 brand manager to SABC2 marketing manager to oversee the various brand portfolios at the national broadcaster, it was announced yesterday, Wednesday, 29 October 2008.

30 Oct 2008 09:10

News for the boyz

Newsstands are crowded with successful magazines aimed at teenage girls, but there are few, if any, general interest magazines for teenage boys, and yet there are over 4.75 million young men in this demographic in South Africa. With this in mind, DevAd Publishing & Promotions is launching Boyz Only magazine, targeted at young men between the ages of 10 and 18.

28 Jul 2008 15:31

CIO conference to unleash tools for successful IT

The CIO Challenge, powered by Deloitte and hosted by Topco Media, to be held at The Campus, The Forum, Bryanston on 10th and 11th September, is a conference targeting individuals involved in the IT industry.

Issued by Topco Media 28 Jul 2008 12:42

Call Centre Training

In any efficient organisation, often the voice on the other end of the phone is the client's first and most important point of contact. The call centre agent thus becomes the all-important voice of the organisation.

Issued by Janine Lazarus Media Consultancy 28 Jul 2008 12:32

Show a little respect!
Show a little respect!

The Loeries Awards have come a long way and have grown in leaps and bounds to become the annual industry event. At the still youthful age of 30, this year the Loeries aimed to make mom proud but, unfortunately, there were incidents that definitely must have disappointed her as much as they did the chairman of Draftfcb Nkwenkwe Nkomo.

By Tshepiso Seopa 28 Jul 2008 12:28

MSI - June 2008 - TNS Global
Market Sentiment Index drop wipes out gains of the last five years

TNS Research Surveys (Pty) Ltd, South Africa's leading marketing and social insights company, has released their Market Sentiment Index (MSI) results for metropolitan adults for June 2008 (the study was conducted from 5 to 15 June).

Issued by TNS Global 28 Jul 2008 12:17

What happens in Margate, shouldn't just stay in Margate
What happens in Margate, shouldn't just stay in Margate

The Loeries weekend is officially over but it didn't go off without a few shenanigans here and there. While it may be very funny to name and shame the drunk and disorderly, we're not going to. We're rather going to post their pics up on Facebook and poke fun at them that way. We've also handed out a few awards of our own.

By Sindy Peters 28 Jul 2008 11:00

Sunday night Loeries winners
Sunday night Loeries winners

Tonight, Sunday, 27 July 2008 at the 30th anniversary of the Loerie Awards in Margate, a total of 112 Loeries were handed out, of which only two were Grands Prix: King James in TV & Cinema Commercials for Alan Gray ‘Beautiful', and Net#work BBDO and Gloo Digital Design in Experiential Digital Mixed-Media Campaign for ‘Youngblood5'.

27 Jul 2008 22:53

Loeries heading for Cape Town?
Loeries heading for Cape Town?

While the atmosphere on the last day of Loeries 2008 turned out to be rather mellow, it seems most people agreed that something was missing this year as the energetic vibe just wasn't here, with most of the daily activities either cancelled or not quite as entertaining as they ought to have been.

By Sindy Peters 27 Jul 2008 22:35

Countdown to SAB Sports Journalists of the Year Awards

“While entries from print and internet journalists predominated, it [has been] pleasing to receive entries from the regional commercial and local radio stations, as well as from e.tv,” comments judge Robin Kempthorne in advance of the 2005 SAB Sports Journalist of the Year Awards, to be announced at a Sandton gala event on Thursday, 11 May 2006.

2 May 2006 12:01

A change is as good as a holiday

Say goodbye to The M-Connection Show and say hello to "The MNET Show". That's right, MNET's much loved viewers reward show is undergoing a name change for its 10th season.

Issued by Red Cherry Television 23 Aug 2005 09:27

M&C Saatchi wins BA/Comair account

M&C Saatchi, who has run a very successful campaign with the Comair "no frills" airline kulula.com, has been awarded the rest of the British Airways/Comair advertising account.

1 Oct 2001 21:07

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