The winners of the 2016 AMASA Awards were announced on 25 October at the Montecasino Ballroom, in Fourways, Gauteng, and celebrated the best in media and marketing advertising.
1 day ago
For personal use, Facebook is an excellent way to communicate with friends, keep up to date with event lists, and of course, sneak around others' personal lives. But how do some of the world's biggest brands use the social network?
Andy Walker 2 days ago
Dentsu Aegis Network is proud to announce the appointment of Themba Nobanda, as Client Service Director for Dentsu Aegis Network Sub-Saharan Africa. He commenced his position on 6 October.
Dentsu Aegis Network 2 days ago
FCB Joburg has taken a strategic decision to further bolster its creative product by bringing the highly respected and awarded Ahmed Tilly into the agency to partner Executive Creative Director, Jonathan Deeb, in a joint chief creative officer leadership team.
FCB Africa 21 Oct 2016
Just this past week, I've had to correct grammar, fix spelling mistakes and rewrite press releases to make PR clients look better than they were portrayed, and to head off a potential social media storm. I also had to send a press release back with suggestions on how to make it newsworthy so that I could publish it. This is not my job, I'm not a PRO.
Louise Marsland 21 Oct 2016
After over a decade at Ireland/Davenport, during which the agency grew to be one of the most influential in SA, holding accounts like SA Tourism, Investec, BMW, Plascon, GM and Discovery, founding partner Philip Ireland is leaving the agency.
Ireland/Davenport 21 Oct 2016
Two retailers delighted attendees at this year's Beyond Retail event by speaking of what may sound like futuristic plans but in reality is already on offer locally - the self-service checkout, the true power of private label products and winning customer loyalty with personalised promotions.
Leigh Andrews 20 Oct 2016
It's no secret that in the digital world, the insurance industry enjoys some of the most expensive marketing costs, particularly when it comes to SEM channels like Adwords. It's not surprising then that they'll be wanting to generate awareness and leads through as many other channels as possible - particularly those like Facebook which can often deliver lower costs per lead and conversion for many advertisers.
Nick Paul 20 Oct 2016