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New Age and ANN7 staff told their jobs are safe after Guptas sell to Mzwanele Manyi

Staff at the Gupta-owned ANN7 and The New Age have been told that their jobs are safe following the announcement that Oakbay are offloading their media interests.

By Genevieve Quintal 1 day ago

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Could Google become the dominant force in hospitality?

Google, whose mantra used to be ‘Don't be evil' (until it dropped it for the motto ‘Do the right thing'), is almost omnipresent in our lives these days. We use it for all sorts of online searches, whether it's trying to access arcane information or find our way from A to B.

By Stuart Pallister 1 day ago

Foschini launches “The Future is Female” creators campaign
Foschini launches “The Future is Female” creators campaign

Today women all over the African continent are finding new ways of solving challenges facing women. These creators have a world view that whatever they have battled with in the past, they have the power to change it through creative innovations. For most, this is not their day job, nor is the goal always commercial, but their outcome is always a better future for women.

Issued by The Foschini Group 1 day ago

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#Loeries2017: ALL THE WINNERS!

The full list of winners for the 39th Annual Loerie Awards, which concluded on 20 August 2017 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to all!

2 days ago

Nathan Reddy, photographed in line with Grid's brand refresh by Liezl Zwarts of Lamppost.
#Loeries2017: Hall of Fame inductee Nathan Reddy on Grid's culture refresh disruption and curation

This year's Loeries Creative Hall of Fame inductee, Nathan Reddy, chief creative officer and founder of Grid Worldwide Branding and Design, has just turned 47. In this exclusive, off-the-cuff interview he shares his views on the formidable work coming from the Middle East and why his 23-year-old daughter is his source of inspiration when creative block strikes.

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

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#Loeries2017: All the Saturday night winners

The Saturday night winners of the 39th Annual Loerie Awards, which took place on 19 August 2017 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to all!

3 days ago

#Loeries2017: Marketing Leadership and Innovation Award 2017 goes to KFC's Mike Middleton
#Loeries2017: Marketing Leadership and Innovation Award 2017 goes to KFC's Mike Middleton

It was announced at the Loerie Awards this evening that Mike Middleton, KFC Africa CMO, is the well-deserved recipient of this year's Marketing Leadership and Innovation Award, which serves to recognise his contribution to the marketing and advertising industry over the duration of his career.

By Jessica Tennant 3 days ago

#Loeries2017: All the finalists by agency, school and brand!
#Loeries2017: All the finalists by agency, school and brand!

All the finalists for this year's Loeries Awards have been announced. Here are the total entry numbers per agency, school and brand

18 Aug 2017

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#SBTopWomen Awards: A celebration of women

It's not often you attend an awards event where the recipient of the Lifetime Award breaks out into song. But this is exactly what happened at the Standard Bank Top Women Awards, when the legendary Yvonne Chaka Chaka was recognised for her lifetime commitment to women's empowerment.

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Aug 2017

Dr Judy Dlamini, executive chairperson, Mbekani Group; Phuti Mahanyele, CEO, Sigma Capital; and Glenda Grey, president of the South African Medical Research Council.
#SBTopWomen: Gender equality by 2030

Did you know that 66% of the world's work is done by women and 50% of the food produced globally is by women? Yet women only earn 10% of the world's income, only own one percent of the world's property and lead in less than 10% of the world's 196 countries. For gender equality to be achieved by 2030, women will have to overcome many challenges.

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Aug 2017

#Loeries2017: All the Integrated Campaign finalists!
#Loeries2017: All the Integrated Campaign finalists!

Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' Integrated Campaign category, which is sponsored by AB In-Bev.

16 Aug 2017

#Loeries2017: All the Digital & Interactive Communication finalists!
#Loeries2017: All the Digital & Interactive Communication finalists!

Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' Digital & Interactive Communication category, which is sponsored by Google.

16 Aug 2017

#Loeries2017: All the Communication Design finalists!
#Loeries2017: All the Communication Design finalists!

Finalists have been announced in the Loeries' Communication Design category.

16 Aug 2017