Suhana Gordhan appointed chairperson of the Loeries
Suhana Gordhan appointed chairperson of the Loeries

Suhana Gordhan, creative director at FCB Africa, has been named the Loeries' newest chairperson. She takes over the reins from Neo Mashigo who completes his two-year tenure this year.

Issued by Loeries 22 Aug 2016

A showcase of talent at the Loeries as Young Creatives Award winners are announced
A showcase of talent at the Loeries as Young Creatives Award winners are announced

The Adams & Adams Young Creatives Award, for the exceptional achievement of individuals aged 27 or younger, has been awarded to Katie Mylrea, art director at Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town and Amori Brits, head of design at Shift Joe Public.

Issued by Loeries 22 Aug 2016

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The future of social media analytics

Crimson Hexagon, a global social media analytics company based in Boston, recently launched in South Africa in partnership with YouKnow Digital.

By Jessica Tennant 22 Aug 2016

Ogilvy celebrating their Grand Prix win backstage. © Roy Esterhuysen/2016 Loerie Awards, Gallo Images
#Loeries2016: Full winners' list

All winners of the 38th Annual Loerie Awards, which took place on 20 and 21 August 2016 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to the winners!

21 Aug 2016

#Loeries2016: Ntshingila inducted into the Creative Hall of Fame
#Loeries2016: Ntshingila inducted into the Creative Hall of Fame

Nunu Ntshingila, head of Facebook Africa, has just notched up another success on her career belt, with the announcement at the Loerie Awards tonight that she's being inducted into the Creative Hall of Fame...

By Ann Nurock 21 Aug 2016

The Newspaper Advertising Grand Prix winner: 'Youth Day' by Black River FC for client Channel O. Image credit: .
#Loeries2016: Saturday winners' list

The Saturday night winners of the 38th Annual Loerie Awards, which took place 20 August 2016 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to all the winners!

20 Aug 2016

#Loeries2016: Finalists summary table by agency, production company
#Loeries2016: Finalists summary table by agency, production company

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Saturday, 20 August, and Sunday, 21 August at the Durban ICC.

19 Aug 2016

#Loeries2016: All the Digital & Interactive finalists
#Loeries2016: All the Digital & Interactive finalists

Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' Digital & Interactive category.

17 Aug 2016

Five technologies that will change customer service by 2021
Five technologies that will change customer service by 2021

Rather than obsessing about driving efficiencies, savvy business leaders will look to emerging technologies to find new revenue streams and, more importantly, covert normally fickle customers into loyal supporters.

16 Aug 2016

L to R, top to bottom: McPherson, Lang, Khoury, Davenport, Gainsford, Van Vuuren, McManus, Williams. Rangaka, Clerke, Carter, King, Willoughby, Ray, Welsh, Varkel.
#Loeries2016: What to look forward to

I caught up with a few more of the industry's top creative minds to find out what they're most excited about as Loeries® Creative Week™ Durban gets underway.

By Leigh Andrews 15 Aug 2016

Kyle Lewis directs new Cassper Nyovest music video
Kyle Lewis directs new Cassper Nyovest music video

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis directed Mr Madumane (Big $pendah), Cassper Nyovest's new music video.

Issued by Arcade Content 11 Aug 2016

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#TRENDING: What does it take to be a "breakthrough" brand?

In this 'Year of Disruption', change is also being amplified by those brands that are disrupting the market. Interbrand has packaged this new generation of brands, these "upstarts and challengers", to the established market as "breakthrough brands".

By Louise Marsland 8 Aug 2016

Interbrand identifies the global 'Breakthrough Brands' disrupting markets
Interbrand identifies the global 'Breakthrough Brands' disrupting markets

Interbrand has released its inaugural 'Interbrand Breakthrough Brands and Future Growth Report' to celebrate the "next generation of brands" that will shape the market. All share one major characteristic: growth. These are the brands making it happen today.

By Louise Marsland 5 Aug 2016