Partnering with Google, the Common Ground initiative has launched a global campaign that will support the Sustainable Development Goals.
3 days ago
Earlier this evening, at the 2017 Creative Circle Annual Awards held at Katy's Palace Bar, MC and outgoing chairperson Xolisa Dyeshana announced TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris' CCO Peter Gabriel Khoury - you know him as 'Pete' - as the new Creative Circle chairperson for 2018/9. Here's how he plans to reshape the industry.
Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2018
Corporate social responsibility, as a concept, sounds fine in theory... but in practice, it often turns out to be another marketing scam.
Brendan Seery 13 Mar 2018
On its purpose-finding mission the Creative Circle is undergoing a number of changes so I thought I'd catch up with Xolisa Dyeshana, Creative Circle chairperson and Joe Public CCO, to find out more...
Jessica Tennant 12 Mar 2018
South Africa's media and marketing industry attracts many women, with female employees making up well above 50% of the headcount in most of the country's leading agencies and publishers. Yet attending a recent agency event for media owner CEOs, I noticed nine out of 10 people in attendance were men.
Werner Lindemann 8 Mar 2018
Leroy Mawasaru was only 16 and still at school when he founded Greenpact, a social enterprise to provide alternative renewable energy to local communities and institutions in Kenya.
Louise Marsland 26 Feb 2018
New York-based Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) graduate and biomaterials research company AlgiKnit co-founder and COO Aleksandra Gosiewski gave a thought-provoking presentation at Design Indaba on Wednesday on why they, at AlgiKnit, believe that biology is the future of fashion and their revolutionary work in their search for a sustainable product.
Jessica Tennant 23 Feb 2018
Facebook has announced a three-year partnership to support The Nelson Mandela archive, based at the Nelson Mandela Foundation, and celebrating Nelson Mandela's centenary and legacy under the theme: 'Be the Legacy'.
20 Feb 2018
Love takes many forms. This month, we're highlighting businesses who are showing their love for our home, planet Earth, through strategically implemented shared value.