Out of Office is no longer just an automatic reply, but a new talk series that features inspirational, informative and high-profile speakers in unusual spaces, and also what marketers and brand managers alike ought to be if they're to make any meaningful difference in the lives of consumers.
By Jessica Taylor 25 Nov 2014 08:58
Customer Experience World returns to Johannesburg on 10 and 11 March 2015 for its fourth year. The event will build on its previous success, bringing the same mix of excellent speakers, interactive sessions and practical next steps on how organisations can improve the customer experience.
Issued by The Focus Group 24 Nov 2014 11:28
The 2015 Loeries Creative Week will be held from 10-16 August 2015 at the Durban ICC, as the prestigious event moves a month earlier from its Cape Town home.
18 Nov 2014 08:43
Have you factored slow EDGE and desktop link incompatibility into your mobile app design process? These hot topics were bandied about on the last day of AfricApps at AfricaCom 2014.
By Leigh Andrews 18 Nov 2014 08:00
The 26 November event, which brings together the previously competing AdFocus and The Annual awards, will celebrate 13 winners - including, for the first time, Student of the Year.
13 Nov 2014 13:55
One of the keys to a successful venue is the ability to transform itself to suit any performance. At the Coca-Cola dome this sometimes happens literally within 24 hours! The Coca-Cola dome's professional team has 15 years of exceptional experience and is able to configure the venue to suit the artist's requirements while providing the best experience for the audience...
Issued by the Coca-Cola dome 13 Nov 2014 12:43
I can't seem to believe that it's been yet another year since the last Advertising Week... Prior to leaving for the USA, the excitement and expectation of this year's conference was somewhat the same as last year, but in reality, this year's version was - in classic stereotypical American style - bigger, better and faster. Despite breaking the bank splurging on Fifth Avenue and having officially put my credit card into rehab on arriving back in South Africa (#firstworldproblems), AWXI has, as it did last year, inspired, energised and excited me all over again, about the advertising industry.
By Mark Zeller 12 Nov 2014 05:15
The Southern African Direct Marketing Association Assegai Awards is one of the highlights of the industry's calendar. Presented at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 6 November at a gala dinner, the Assegai Awards celebrated and rewarded the innovation, creativity, strategy and return on investment within the direct marketing industry.
7 Nov 2014 14:39
Children's favourites Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants and Nick Jr's Dora the Explorer will be performing live in their own shows at the DStv Kids Xtravaganza, which takes place at Vodacom World in Midrand from 12 to 15 December.
Issued by VWV Group 6 Nov 2014 09:17
The International Public Relations Association's (IPRA) World Congress, being held in Johannesburg in September 2015, offers José Filipe Torres, CEO and Founder of Bloom Consulting, and Msindisi Fengu, senior journalist at the Daily Dispatch, as keynote speakers.
31 Oct 2014 07:37