On Thursday 28 September 2017, the fifth Annual New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards were held at Montecasino, drawing a crowd of over 400 people from the agency, corporate, and education sectors.
Chicken Licken has just launched their brand-new offering, the Double Chick'n Boerie Burger, which is a chicken patty infused with special boerewors flavouring. To advertise this new product to the country, brand and communications agency Joe Public United took it all the way from the south of sunny Africa to the north of icy Iceland. Shot in a documentary style, the new TV commercial and integrated campaign tell the story of an Icelandic boy who starts displaying characteristics that seem all too familiar to South Africans....
Hein Kaiser from Mix 93.8 FM chats to Phillip Britz, client service director at Demographica about billing on outcomes versus hours and Tracey Swanepoel, business strategy and creativity consultant at Thinkspiration about leadership and story telling, on his latest Marketing & Media show.
Business director for TBWA Hunt Lascaris, Mike di Terlizzi explains that the Nissan Micra Active TVC looks at setting Nissan Micra up as the solution to boredom, in a fun and unexpected way. He says, “It aims to establish Micra as the brand that won’t stand for ordinary – the brand that rescues you from boring situations and allows you to escape into a world where the city is your playground. It sets Micra up as the vehicle for those who actively choose fun”...
Native VML participated in the recent one-day shutdown of more than two dozen VML offices worldwide on 14 September 2017. During its annual foundation day, Native VML offices support non-profit organisations.
On the latest Marketing & Media show on Mix 93.8 FM we hear from Nicole Liebmann, Head of Mobile at Exponential - Asia Pacific & South Africa, about mobile adverting and Wayne Hull, MD at Accenture Digital, about their recent win at the Loeries and approach to digital. .
The team behind new dance film Pop, Lock ‘n Roll, producers Mayenzeke Baza and Pascal Schmitz, and director Ziggy Hofmeyr, hosted a VIP screening of the film at CineCentre Killarney on Wednesday night, 21 September, ahead of the film's release next Friday, 29 September.