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Nunu Ntshingila to head up Facebook's first African office
Nunu Ntshingila to head up Facebook's first African office

Based in Melrose Arch, Facebook opened its first African office to further the company's commitment to help businesses connect with people. Ogilvy veteran, Nunu Ntshingila, will be the company's new Head of Africa.

30 Jun 2015 07:22

Dlamini and Galgut take Sunday Times book prizes
Dlamini and Galgut take Sunday Times book prizes

Authors Jacob Dlamini and Damon Galgut were announced as the winners of this year's Sunday Times Literary Awards at a gala ceremony at Summer Place in Sandton on 27 June.

29 Jun 2015 09:34

All the SA Cannes winners
All the SA Cannes winners

South African agencies brought home a handful of Cannes Lions trophies this year... (video)

29 Jun 2015 09:14

All the 2015 Cannes Lions Film winners
All the 2015 Cannes Lions Film winners

The full list of winners for the Cannes Lions Film category has been announced, with three South African agencies bringing home wins... (video)

27 Jun 2015 22:00

Rolf Akermann
Beware... Winter is coming!

As a matter of fact, winter has been coming (as in the case of "The Game of Thrones") for decades. Consumers have been demanding more clarity as to what the contents/ingredients/nutritional values are of the products they buy...

By Rolf Akermann 26 Jun 2015 14:28

Minister welcomes court ruling on set-top boxes
Minister welcomes court ruling on set-top boxes

WALVIS BAY: Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has welcomed the North Gauteng High Court's ruling to dismiss an application by etv over set-top box (STB) encryption...

25 Jun 2015 16:25

Nobody cares about you - they care about themselves, their problems and their dreams
Nobody cares about you - they care about themselves, their problems and their dreams

Show people how you can solve their problems and help them reach their dreams, and you'll capture their hearts and minds.

By James Hurford 25 Jun 2015 12:36

The celeb PR way with CSA
The celeb PR way with CSA

If you've ever wondered what the realm of celebrity PR's really like, you're in luck. CSA (formerly Celebrity Services Africa) communications director, Davin Phillips lets us in on the power of the Instagrammer and what PR and communications is actually all about...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Jun 2015 12:00

How to build great global brands
How to build great global brands

In a debate-styled Cannes Lions seminar titled 'Have idea, will travel', Co-founder of Net#work BBDO and BBDO South Africa CCO Mike Schalit; as well as Diageo CMO Syl Saller, and Chris Curtin, Chief Brand & Innovation Marketing Officer at Visa Inc discussed how you make a great global campaign that the world will love...

By Ann Nurock 25 Jun 2015 12:00

Pete Khoury of TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris on SA's uplifting Cannes Radio wins
Pete Khoury of TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris on SA's uplifting Cannes Radio wins

Last night was a big one for South African ad agencies with our first 2015 Gold Lions awarded in the Radio category. Pete Khoury, Chief Creative Officer of TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris, tells us what the win means for SA creatives...

By Ann Nurock 25 Jun 2015 09:06

SA agencies walk off with 16 Cannes Lions radio wins!
SA agencies walk off with 16 Cannes Lions radio wins!

The full list of winners for the Cannes Lions Radio category has been announced, with three South African agencies walking off with wins, including our first Gold Lions... (audio)

24 Jun 2015 22:00

All the 2015 Cannes Lions Cyber winners
All the 2015 Cannes Lions Cyber winners

The full list of winners for the brand new Cannes Lions Cyber category has been announced...

24 Jun 2015 22:00

The next decade in social media: Overload, filter failure and narcissism
The next decade in social media: Overload, filter failure and narcissism

Attendees discovered just why Peter Kim, the Chief Digital Officer at Cheil Worldwide is referred to as a 'digital marketing expert' when he spoke at Cannes Lions this past weekend on helping brands prepare for the future of social media...

By Ann Nurock 24 Jun 2015 12:00