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[WDC2014] Cape Town shows off for WDC2014 convocation ceremony
[WDC2014] Cape Town shows off for WDC2014 convocation ceremony

Cape Town's reign as the official World Design Capital city of 2014 has come to an end. Here's what you can expect as Taipei takes on the creativity chalice as WDC2016...

By Leigh Andrews 20 Oct 2014 09:30

Grand Prix at the end of rainbow for The MediaShop
Grand Prix at the end of rainbow for The MediaShop

The MediaShop has been awarded the Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA) Roger Garlick Grand Prix Award for the Coke Rainbow campaign. It also won Gold for the campaign in the Best Experiential /Event category. The Awards took place last night at Summer Place, in Johannesburg.

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Oct 2014 10:41

[FutureTech]: Embracing technology trends to satisfy consumers' wants
[FutureTech]: Embracing technology trends to satisfy consumers' wants

'Altered Realities', a World Design Cape Town 2014 initiative, presented by Popular Mechanics in association with Autodesk and BMW, last week, gave a glimpse of the techie future...

By Leigh Andrews 16 Oct 2014 08:00

Annual Soweto Conference on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development
Annual Soweto Conference on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development

The fifth annual Soweto Conference on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development has as its theme, 'Promoting Township Business Competitiveness: Co-existence of Immigrants, Big and Small Township Enterprises' and asks, "Can local and foreign owned township enterprises co-exist while learning valuable lessons from each other to promote competitiveness?"

10 Oct 2014 10:05

Danette Breitenbach
It's coming... The Internet of Things

One of the biggest shifts since the start of the internet is coming, actually it is already happening. The Internet of Things is, and should be, the most hyped subject at the moment.

By Danette Breitenbach 10 Oct 2014 08:54

[African Cristal Awards] What winning continent-wide awards means for the local ad industry
[African Cristal Awards] What winning continent-wide awards means for the local ad industry

South Africa's King James Group was crowned Agency of Year at this weekend's African Cristal Awards. But what does that say about the state of the African ad industry?

By Leigh Andrews 9 Oct 2014 10:00

Adv Thuli Madonsela to address Extraordinary South Africans - Litha Communications
Adv Thuli Madonsela to address Extraordinary South Africans

Continuing its run of Extraordinary South Africans, Adv Thuli Madonsela will address delegates over lunch at Gallagher Convention Centre on 15 October 2014, from noon until 3pm.

Issued by Litha Communications 7 Oct 2014 12:55

The state of South Africa's not-so-fly conference Wi-Fi
The state of South Africa's not-so-fly conference Wi-Fi

So your speaker line-up is awe-inspiring, your venue is comfortably air-conditioned and there's ample parking - but is your conference Wi-Fi good enough for your tech-savvy attendees?

By Leigh Andrews 3 Oct 2014 10:19

Be creative, be a troublemaker
Be creative, be a troublemaker

Everyone is creative, but only 25%* of people feel they are living up to their creative potential. If organisations could tap into the other 75%, they would have a competitive advantage over their rivals.

By Danette Breitenbach 1 Oct 2014 10:08

Louise Marsland
'Doing good, is good business'

Brands that do work that does 'good', will also do well in today's marketplace. This was the core message from Loeries 2014 - not only from the great talks, but it was also reflected in the work that won the top accolades.

By Louise Marsland 22 Sep 2014 13:20

Loerie Awards: Part 2 - What happened on the night
Loerie Awards: Part 2 - What happened on the night

The Loeries wrapped up last night with a final round of awards focusing on the various TV categories, radio, Africa and Middle East, events and PR and the special awards, namely Effective Creativity, Integrated Campaign, Media Innovation, Young Creatives Award and the Hall of Fame award.

By Staff Reporter 22 Sep 2014 10:43

Bizcommunity covering the Loeries since 2002
Bizcommunity covering the Loeries since 2002

To celebrate 12 years of Loerie Awards coverage by Bizcommunity's online Advertising, Marketing and Media news site, 1500 multi-coloured balloons rained down on the unsuspecting audience from the CTICC auditorium's roof, causing a major disruption shortly after the start of the opening night of the Communication Design Loeries held in Cape Town on 20 September 2014, bringing the already-excited crowd to fever pitch, as a riot of batting, popping and shrieking ensued.

22 Sep 2014 10:17

Keith Rose inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame
Keith Rose inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame

On Sunday evening, 21 September, another legendary figure in South African brand communication was inducted into the society of individuals who helped put the industry on the global map.

22 Sep 2014 09:47