Ian Fuhr
Sorbet's Ian Fuhr hits the nail on the head when it comes to brand loyalty

With over 265,000 loyalty members to date, Sorbet Group's CEO Ian Fuhr recently shared insights on the subject of developing brand loyalty at Business of Design in Johannesburg, where he explained why Sorbet's service culture is its competitive advantage in an industry that is first and foremost about the customer.

By Jessica Tennant 1 day ago

#Loeries2016: MMA Forum sheds light on mobile marketing
#Loeries2016: MMA Forum sheds light on mobile marketing

The Mobile Marketing Association South Africa (MMASA) held a forum titled 'The art of the possible: building businesses on innovation and creativity through mobile' during Loeries Creative Week 2016.

By Pasqua Heard 18 Aug 2016

#Loeries2016: The channels of communication have changed
#Loeries2016: The channels of communication have changed

The annual PRISA Conference dives into trends, insights, research and all subjects related to the PR industry. The second day of the 2016 version of the conference, on Thursday 18 August, saw some interesting topics emerge.

By Beverley Klein 18 Aug 2016

Free attendance to Cape Town SMME Opportunity Roadshow
Free attendance to Cape Town SMME Opportunity Roadshow

As part of the SMME Opportunity Roadshow, Cape Town will host a free function on 6 September 2016 from 8am-5pm at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. SMMEs are invited to register and receive focused guidance to assist them to make the most of their competitive advantage.

16 Aug 2016

The hangover - What the election results really mean
The hangover - What the election results really mean

In their unpacking of the recent local elections three experts believe that Zuma will be with us till 2019, that the African National Congress (ANC) might split or it might not, and the rise of leaders such as Mmusi Maimane and Julius Malema are giving South Africans different choices.

By Danette Breitenbach 12 Aug 2016

Trendsetter, Dave Nemeth appointed to Rand Show
Trendsetter, Dave Nemeth appointed to Rand Show

The 2017 Rand Show, taking place from 14-23 April, has appointed Trend Forward, headed up by Dave Nemeth, to assist in the design of the show.

11 Aug 2016

Top Women Conference features UN's Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
Top Women Conference features UN's Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

The inaugural Top Women Conference, hosted by Topco Media, features Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the under-secretary-general of the United Nations and the executive director of UN Women, amongst other top women speakers.

10 Aug 2016

#WomensMonth: Kate Schrire and The Creamery of the crop
#WomensMonth: Kate Schrire and The Creamery of the crop

Strawberry basil, white nectarine, jasmine blossom, hot cross bun, pistachio, and Catawba grape are not your average ice cream flavours and when 'garden mint' in a sugar cone tastes like exactly that, it must be true that The Creamery is the cream of the crop in the ice cream business.

By Jessica Tennant 2 Aug 2016

GSB Women in Business Conference - a 'resilient and resourceful' line-up for 2016
GSB Women in Business Conference - a 'resilient and resourceful' line-up for 2016

The UCT GSB's Women in Business Conference is returning for the 17th time, and this year's edition will offer both a major networking opportunity and a unique perspective on rising above challenging circumstances.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 28 Jul 2016

Anthon Muller, executive head: enterprise mobility pre & post sales, Vodacom Business.
#CapeTownICTSummit: The building blocks of digital transformation

When Instagram was bought by Facebook in 2012, it was only two-years old and comprised 13 people. The startup used their digital smarts to change the concept of photography as we knew it, and it paid off - a total of $1 billion in fact.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Jul 2016

Future of Media Conference focuses on engagement and content
Future of Media Conference focuses on engagement and content

The recent Future of Media Conference at the Sandton Convention Centre identified 'engagement' and 'content' as the top buzzwords for 2016.

28 Jul 2016

How soon will conference venues follow travel agencies?
How soon will conference venues follow travel agencies?

I earn my living from talking to people. Between 1995 and 2007 I booked 500 small events at hotels and conference venues in SA, each three hours long with 50 seats.

By Peter Carruthers 27 Jul 2016

Funny Or Die is live in South Africa in September
Funny Or Die is live in South Africa in September

The internationally acclaimed comedy brand, Funny or Die, is coming to South Africa on 27 and 29 September 2016 to run workshops in Johannesburg and Cape Town, respectively, with bloggers/ Instagrammers/ filmmakers, etc., on how to create compelling content and methods of global distribution.

26 Jul 2016