On Friday, 18 May 2018, Cape Town's marketing set descended on the Park Inn Radisson, for Meltwater's latest Biz Breakfast session with Treeshake's Dave Duarte on the art of social storytelling.
Leigh Andrews 2 days ago
The final Rankings for 2017 for individual agencies and groups have just been released by the Creative Circle. This includes 2017 results from Cannes, D&AD, Loeries, One Show and the Creative Circle Annual Awards.
3 days ago
Cannes Lions has announced the 413 jury members selected for the 2018 awards. This year's juries are composed of individuals from 50 countries, including for the first-time representatives from Georgia, Nigeria, Kenya and Sri Lanka.
22 May 2018
The South African consumer landscape is set for a multitude of shifts in the next ten years, not least of which is the maturing of the local market with growth in the Generation X (35-49 year old) market segment set to outpace that in the Generation Y Millennial age group.
21 May 2018
Loeries Creative Week is taking place in Durban in August and the jury presidents will guide over 160 judges in the process of selecting the best of brand communication from across Africa and the Middle East.
17 May 2018
I had the privilege of chatting to Fernando Machado, head of brand marketing of Burger King. Winner of the coveted Penta Pencil and Client of the Year at the recent One Show awards in New York as well as an additional 13 Golds, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze, 6 Merit awards.
Ann Nurock 16 May 2018
The Festival of Media has announced the winners of the Festival of Media Global Awards 2018.
15 May 2018
Business leaders attending The Directors Event taking place on 8 June, will be addressing the issues of youth employment and entrepreneurship, and the role technology plays in promoting inclusive growth in SA.
11 May 2018
Cinemark, in its role as the official Cannes Lions representative in South Africa, has announced the list of local talent who will be making decisions and rewarding the cream of the creative crop in the south of France from 18-22 June.
10 May 2018
The AAA School of Advertising CT and Lauren Bloom, now a junior designer at Superunion in Johannesburg, have been awarded 2 Bronze Cubes for campaigns, "Calculated Creative" (Illustration - Self Promotion) and "Black: A study of the darkest colour" (Limited Edition, Private Press or Special Format Book) at The One Club for Creativity Student ADC awards.
Ann Nurock 9 May 2018
The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) has named Cape Town as the number one city in Africa for hosting international association meetings. This is the tenth consecutive year Cape Town has achieved this accolade, hosting a total of 53 meetings to date.
8 May 2018
Cinemark has announced the Young Lions competition winners that will represent SA at Cannes Lions this year.
7 May 2018
AfricArena panellists offered various case studies on doing business in Africa and explained why it's time to focus on partnerships and collaboration across the continent before setting sights off our shores.
leigh andrews 4 May 2018