Gorilla named Agency of the Year at the Mobile Marketing Association's Smarties Awards
Gorilla named Agency of the Year at the Mobile Marketing Association's Smarties Awards

The digital creative agency walked away with seven awards at the Smarties and wrapped up the weekend with two Loeries.

Issued by Gorilla 1 day 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.

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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 1 day ago

#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Laura Jordan-Bambach
#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Laura Jordan-Bambach

Susan Credle, global chief creative officer at FCB, spoke to women in advertising during the DStv Seminar of Creativity, part of Loeries Durban. In this episode she speaks to Laura Jordan-Bambach, creative director at Mr. President.

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CEOs invigorate your marketing teams to achieve your 2017 marketing objectives

A recent study from Stein IAS, in partnership with the Chief Executive Group, revealed that CEOs have evolved their expectations for marketing. But they don't think their CMOs are evolving with them.

By Bandile Ndzishe 2 days ago

Ogilvy & Mather catches its sixth consecutive Loeries Grand Prix
Ogilvy & Mather catches its sixth consecutive Loeries Grand Prix

The O&M group took home 52 awards including a Grand Prix for KFC "Everyman Meals".

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 2 days ago

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 2 days ago

Facebook's Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame
Facebook's Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame

Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke, head of Facebook Africa, has become the first woman inducted into the Loeries® Hall of Fame.

Issued by Loeries 3 days ago

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Maputo International Advertising Festival postponed

The 11th Maputo International Advertising Festival, scheduled for 5-8 September 2016, has been postponed and the festival organisers AMEP, along with the Mozambican Association of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations, hope to announce a new date soon.

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Debra Mallowah, VP personal care at Unilever, Nairobi.
#Loeries2016: #Unstereotype advertising: good for people, good for brands

The DStv Seminar of Creativity is a highlight of the Loeries Creative Week for many, jam-packed with innovation-boosting talks by industry leaders that challenge what those in the industry think they know for sure. This year was no different.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Aug 2016

Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries
Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries

It's with much excitement that awards season is upon us as we can look back on a whirlwind year of briefs, creativity and innovative execution. Into its third year, the AMASA Awards is back to celebrate and share even higher standards of work, innovation, executions, trends and strategy within the media and advertising industry.

Issued by AMASA 19 Aug 2016

Four out of four for Tristan Holmes
Four out of four for Tristan Holmes

All four of the projects completed for Coronation Fund Managers and Net#work BBDO have been shortlisted for the Loerie Awards 2016

Issued by The Star Film Company 19 Aug 2016

Base2 welcomes new ECD, Chris Wellard
Base2 welcomes new ECD, Chris Wellard

At age seven Chris drew on his mother's dining room wall, which elicited a response. He has been using his creativity to get responses from people ever since.

Issued by Base2 19 Aug 2016