Leave The Couch blog wins three SA Blog Awards, including Overall Best Blog
Leave The Couch blog wins three SA Blog Awards, including Overall Best Blog

Leave The Couch blog won the Overall category at the 2016 South African Blog Awards, as well as Best Lifestyle Blog and Best Sport Blog.

23 Feb 2017

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Sprout Performance Partners share key insights from DoubleClick programmatic masterclass

Sprout Performance Partners recently attended the DoubleClick Programmatic Masterclass in London.

21 Feb 2017

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Getting heavy-handed on fintech community disruption with Heavy Chef Tours

Heavy Chef founder and CEO Fred Roed shares why he resigned from agency WWC at the end of last year to take the Heavy Chef ‘side project' community to the doers, globally…

By Leigh Andrews 21 Feb 2017

South Africa's Stick Man wins four awards at Kidscreen Awards
South Africa's Stick Man wins four awards at Kidscreen Awards

The Triggerfish Animation Studios' collaboration with Magic Light Pictures, Stick Man has added four more awards, bringing its total to 11 international awards on three continents.

20 Feb 2017

South African Film and Television Awards announce nominees for 2017
South African Film and Television Awards announce nominees for 2017

The SAFTAs 11 Golden Horn nominee's announcement took place today, 16 February, in Bryanston at The Forum. It was attended by members of the media, the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) stakeholders and respected members of the South African film and television industry, as well as the nominees.

16 Feb 2017

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Brandnew Creative Agency launches internship programme

Brandnew Creative Agency, based in Salt River, Cape Town, has launched its 'Brandnewbies' internship programme, comprising seven internship positions from March to August 2017. The application deadline is Monday, 20 February 2017.

13 Feb 2017

#DesignMonth: 140 BBDO launches third issue of I Get Paid for This zine
#DesignMonth: 140 BBDO launches third issue of I Get Paid for This zine

140 BBDO launched the third issue of its zine, I Get Paid for This at First Thursdays on 2 February to an overwhelming response.

10 Feb 2017

IAB SA partners with Accenture Interactive
IAB SA partners with Accenture Interactive

IAB SA has announced its partnership with digital agency network Accenture Interactive for the third annual IAB Digital Summit on 16 March at The Galleria in Sandton.

6 Feb 2017

Voting open for Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards
Voting open for Nickelodeon's 2017 Kids' Choice Awards

Voting has opened for the Nickelodeon 2017 Kids' Choice Awards, a live event where kids' votes count and the biggest stars of the day line up to get slimed. This year there are nine new categories, such as ‘Favourite Frenemies', ‘Most Wanted Pet' and '#Squad'.

3 Feb 2017

Cape Town International Animation Festival opens in March with Oscar nominee film
Cape Town International Animation Festival opens in March with Oscar nominee film

The Cape Town International Animation Festival (CTIAF), presented by Animation South Africa, takes place 3-5 March 2017 at The River Club in Observatory, Cape Town.

3 Feb 2017

A beach in Krugersdorp, you ask?
A beach in Krugersdorp, you ask?

Sand, sun and plenty of fun was enjoyed by the thousands of patrons who flocked to the Silverstar Casino Beach festival between the 8 and 22 December 2016. Experiential marketing experts Oomph! Media were charged with bringing this vision to life.

Issued by Oomph! Africa 3 Feb 2017

Collaborative initiative addresses business development and the unemployment crisis
Collaborative initiative addresses business development and the unemployment crisis

Unemployment and lack of business skills are proving to be major drawbacks in advancing the economic well-being of the country, noting that unemployment is at the highest in 13 years. To tackle these problems, a number of businesses in the private sector and NGOs joined together to stage a business-readiness springboard and employment doorway, The Business Warm-Up, to confront head-on the economic challenges facing South Africa's youth.

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 30 Jan 2017

National Film and Video Foundation announces changes to the SAFTAs
National Film and Video Foundation announces changes to the SAFTAs

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) held a media breakfast on Thursday, 26 January to formally announce the changes it's made to the 11th edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs 11).

By Jessica Tennant 28 Jan 2017