25 interns successfully complete FCB Graduate Programme
25 interns successfully complete FCB Graduate Programme

FCB Africa's Graduate Programme, a year-long mentorship and work experience immersion at the group agencies FCB Cape Town, Hellocomputer Cape Town, Hellocomputer Joburg, FCB Joburg and 1886, successfully capped 25 interns during the last weeks of 2017.

Issued by FCB Africa 2 days ago

TLC Marketing Worldwide gives some TLC to the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre
TLC Marketing Worldwide gives some TLC to the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre

TLC Marketing Worldwide has finally fulfilled its dream of making over the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre in order to improve the learning environment of the young children at the Early Childhood Centre Development (ECD). In partnership with JAM South Africa, employees from as far as Italy and Portugal, together with the Johannesburg team worked on the make over the Diepsloot Community Loving and Care Centre.

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 2 days ago

BASA expands Creative Futures Business Engagement into Ethiopia
BASA expands Creative Futures Business Engagement into Ethiopia

Business and Arts South Africa is significantly expanding its African partnership initiative with the implementation of Creative Futures programme's Business Engagement in Ethiopia.

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 2 days ago

It's no surprise, BMi Research's first bursary graduate is a star!
It's no surprise, BMi Research's first bursary graduate is a star!

Six years ago, BMi Research's commitment to upskill its employees, and provide them with access to additional studies, was brought to life with the launch of a new staff bursary programme. This year it came full circle, with the first employee to benefit from that initiative, Surprise Rapitsi, successfully completing her BCom in Business Management.

Issued by BMi Research 11 Dec 2017

#Newsmaker: Junior Mokoma furthers his creative studies in Holland w/ Vega, FCB
#Newsmaker: Junior Mokoma furthers his creative studies in Holland w/ Vega, FCB

It was during his internship as a copywriter at FCB Africa in Johannesburg when Vega alumni student Junior Mokoma was offered the opportunity to study transmedia storytelling at Fontys Academy for Creative Industries (ACI) in Tilburg, the Netherlands.

By Jessica Tennant 6 Dec 2017

Red & Yellow becomes South Africa's first Creative School of Business
Red & Yellow becomes South Africa's first Creative School of Business

Red & Yellow repositions as SA's first Creative School of Business, to equip school-leavers and working professionals with the essential knowledge and skills for career success in the 21st century.

Issued by Red & Yellow 5 Dec 2017

Deutsche Welle launches multimedia project for African youth
Deutsche Welle launches multimedia project for African youth

Reaching The 77 percent - Deutsche Welle launches new debate platform for young Africans to encourage conversations around politics and other issues that concern the youth of Africa.

5 Dec 2017

#Newsmaker: Kerry Hibberd to 'Change the World' w/ 'goodvertising' and Vodacom
#Newsmaker: Kerry Hibberd to 'Change the World' w/ 'goodvertising' and Vodacom

Net#work BBDO strategist Kerry Hibberd is going to be swapping creative strategy for volunteering next year, as part of Vodacom's Change the World (CTW) programme...

By Jessica Tennant 4 Dec 2017

Vega launches new media management short course in partnership with AMASA
Vega launches new media management short course in partnership with AMASA

Vega, a brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), is launching a Media Management in Brand Building short course, available at its Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses from 2018 onwards. The short course has been developed by the Advertising Media Association of South Africa (AMASA), a body focused on attracting and retaining bright young individuals within the media industry.

Issued by Vega School 24 Nov 2017

Techsys Digital awarded key Virgin Active platform
Techsys Digital awarded key Virgin Active platform

Virgin Active's recent multi-agency pitch process resulted in Techsys Digital being awarded the contract to build and support their next-generation e-learning platform.

Issued by Techsys Digital 23 Nov 2017

Red & Yellow reveals 6th edition of the world's most widely used digital marketing textbook
Red & Yellow reveals 6th edition of the world's most widely used digital marketing textbook

It is with great excitement that The Red & Yellow School unveils the much-anticipated 6th edition of its digital marketing textbook, eMarketing: The Essential guide to Marketing in a Digital world, as a beta version for review. Proudly celebrating its 10th anniversary when published early 2018, this 600-plus page tome promises to become even more of a trusted resource than its predecessors.

Issued by Red & Yellow 15 Nov 2017

John Sanei
#Newsmaker: Singularity University invites John Sanei to panel

John Sanei, business innovation strategist, trend specialist, futurist and author of South African bestseller What's your moonshot?, has been invited to join Singularity University's panel of global speakers.

By Jessica Tennant 15 Nov 2017

Richard Branson helps open #GEW2017, first GEN startup campus in Africa
Richard Branson helps open #GEW2017, first GEN startup campus in Africa

Global Entrepreneurship Week jumped off to an early start this year as Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, helped launch the first-ever GEN startup campus in Johannesburg, South Africa. The 100,000 square foot campus - offering direct and virtual support services to startups - is the largest known such facility throughout the African continent.

Issued by Mark Marich, Vice President GEN 15 Nov 2017