David Goldblatt passes away
David Goldblatt passes away

#Newswatch: The Goodman Gallery today confirmed the passing of veteran photographer David Goldblatt, who will be laid to rest on Tuesday at Westpark cemetery in Johannesburg at 12pm. A service will also be held at the Goodman Gallery from 5pm on Tuesday, where his work has been exhibited over the years.

7 hours ago

Bongani Chinkanda
Marketing to the next generation at the speed of culture

Bongani Chinkanda, CEO of HDI Youth Marketeers, the agency that conducts the research for the Sunday Times Generation Next study, released last week, provided an overview at the conference, which took place on Thursday, 14 June at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

By Jessica Tennant 3 days ago

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#CannesLions2018: The Art of Branded Entertainment according to VML's Xenopoulos

As part of the 2017 Cannes Lions Branded Entertainment jury, Jason Xenopoulos, VML global chief vision officer and EMEA CCO (currently on the Titanium Lions jury), took the opportunity to co-author a book called The Art of Branded Entertainment, edited by jury president PJ Pereira.

By Jessica Tennant 3 days ago

SA's Reach Lions-winning work...
#CannesLions2018: Reach Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 21 June, with the 2018 Creative Data, Direct, Media, PR and Social & Influencer winners announced during the Reach award ceremony.

21 Jun 2018

Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management
Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management

Applications for 2019 admissions now open

Issued by Rhodes University 21 Jun 2018

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#YouthMonth: Do's and don'ts to consider for lifelong learning

"The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it." - Brian Tracy. Lifelong learning is just that - constantly investing in your mind and therefore, your life. This #YouthMonth, I share my take on the importance of lifelong learning and why it's critical to future success.

By Leigh Andrews 21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: CNN bringing branded content to Cannes
#CannesLions2018: CNN bringing branded content to Cannes

Ann Nurock interviews James Hunt, vice president of CNN Create, who talks to her about why CNN is increasing its presence at Cannes, elaborates on what type of clients CNN produces content for and what the importance of Africa is to CNN.

By Ann Nurock 21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Media Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Media Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Media Lions shortlist has been released, with three SA entries making the grade!

20 Jun 2018

The 2018 Cannes Lions Print & Publishing Lions Grand Prix went to Brazil's Africa Sao Paolo for AB InBev Budweiser's 'Tagwords.'
#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions winners!

The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 19 June with the 2018 Cannes Print & Publishing Lions announced during the Communication award ceremony, with SA bringing home two silver wins!

19 Jun 2018

#NewBiz: Nedbank appoints The Odd Number
#NewBiz: Nedbank appoints The Odd Number

Nedbank has appointed The Odd Number to manage its digital media services.

19 Jun 2018

Terence Gregory, CEO of Ecsponent and entrepreneur and businessman, Shaka Sisulu. Image supplied.
Shaka Sisulu acquires ROi Africa

Shaka Sisulu has announced that he has acquired ROi Africa, a smart technology media monitoring and intelligence provider from Ecsponent Limited.

19 Jun 2018

NMPi and DQ&A to acquire creative specialist, Joystick
NMPi and DQ&A to acquire creative specialist, Joystick

Digital media and technology specialists, NMPi and DQ&A, have announced that they are to acquire US digital creative specialists, Joystick. In doing so the global marketing group will comprise 340 employees across 16 offices globally.

Issued by incuBeta 18 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Print & Publishing Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing two agencies make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018!

18 Jun 2018