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.
Jessica Tennant 1 day ago
TBWA\Worldwide recently appointed David Uribe, co-founder of SmartBeemo, as regional data director for Africa and the Middle East.
Jessica Tennant 2 days ago
The 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity continued on 20 June with the 2018 Cannes Film Craft, Digital Craft and Industry Craft Lions announced during the Craft award ceremony, with SA bringing home a Bronze Lion.
2 days ago
This #YouthMonth, we go behind the selfie with 'just-35' Anna Vaulina - head of retention and customer experience for Showmax, she also moonlights as the head of marketing for the IAB SA, holds an MBA from the Gordon Institute of Business Science and has completed both a Harvard business and innovation leadership course and a Massachusetts Institute of Technology big data and analytics course.
Leigh Andrews 3 days ago
Nedbank has appointed The Odd Number to manage its digital media services.
3 days ago
Publicis, the global advertising conglomerate headquartered in Paris, France, recently announced the launch of its bespoke artificial intelligence (AI) platform, Marcel. The platform was Publicis' major focus for the best part of the year and saw it pull out of all industry awards and events until it was complete.
Shaune Jordaan 3 days ago
Nearly 60% of South African children have absent fathers, says a five-year study conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and the South African Race Relations Institute (SARRI).
OnPoint PR 19 Jun 2018
The Cannes Lions Digital Craft Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing a single production company feature in the final round at Cannes Lions 2018.
19 Jun 2018
Shaka Sisulu has announced that he has acquired ROi Africa, a smart technology media monitoring and intelligence provider from Ecsponent Limited.
19 Jun 2018
Gone are the days of customer service consisting of treating buyers with common courtesy. Customer service has been disrupted by an expectation of a total customer experience that is dictated by the customer, not company policies.
Juanita Vorster 19 Jun 2018
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.
incuBeta 18 Jun 2018
Many facets of the digital ecosystem are complex and fragmented but, as the opaque and largely unverified world of data collection comes under scrutiny and the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force in Europe, ignoring a data's source is no longer an option.
Nick Bester 18 Jun 2018