The 2016 version of Cannes Lions' Festival of Creativity has come to a close, with South African agencies roaring with pride at their 61 awards received.
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Live from the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, Ann Nurock spoke with FCB Worldwide CEO Carter Murray, about the group's showing at this year's awards. He focused on culture particularly and pointed out that it's much more than a byproduct or a corporate word.
Ann Nurock 17 hours ago
Brazil recently amended its 2009 Olympic Act to protect official event sponsors from ambush marketers. The changes took effect on May 10, 2016, ahead of the Rio 2016 Games.
3 days ago
I have an agenda and I am not ashamed to admit it. Let me start out by saying that I am a Facebook fan! My agenda is to convince you why you should be buying ads on Facebook. I do genuinely believe that Facebook is one of the most amazing and powerful media vehicles out there, and I often wonder why it doesn't get taken as seriously as it should.
Richard Lord 23 Jun 2016
Woolworths has won the Best Marketing Campaign linked to Loyalty at the 2016 International Loyalty Magazine Awards ceremony, which took place in London earlier this week.
23 Jun 2016
If ever there was a title for a talk that didn't live up to its name it was this one at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity by Glenn Cole, John Boiler and Matt Jarvis of 72andSunny, the LA-headquartered creative agency that has offices in New York and Amsterdam...
Ann Nurock 23 Jun 2016
Not many 28 year olds have achieved what Nigeria's Obinwanne Okeke has. Not only does he run a successful company spanning five African countries, but he has graced the cover of Forbes Africa, in their "30 under 30 people to watch in 2016" feature.
Nicci Botha 22 Jun 2016
The 2016 Cannes Outdoor Lions award ceremony resulted in 285 awards in total, with a campaign Bronze Lion coming home to SA
21 Jun 2016
Brian Chesky cofounder and CEO of Airbnb, kicked off his keynote presentation at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity with the following rather staggering quote: "Tonight in Cannes, 5,100 people are staying at Airbnb and 1.3million people are staying in an Airbnb somewhere in the world."
Ann Nurock 21 Jun 2016
KIA Motors Corporation recently held two ceremonies to mark the start of construction on a pair of new community-run auto mechanic training centres in Ethiopia and Kenya.
Kia Motors South Africa 21 Jun 2016