New senior appointments at The Broadcast Research Council of South Africa

The Broadcast Research Council of South Africa, which fulfills and maintains the needs of the South African broadcasting, media and marketing industries, has appointed three new senior heads to their board: • Interim ceo throughout the establishment phase, Claire O'Neil, has been appointed as ceo. • Television executive and media research expert, Tshifhiwa Mulaudzi has been appointed as board chair. • Radio executive, Nick Gubb has been appointed as deputy chair. Other appointments include: • Media strategist, Setshwano Setshogo as research director. • Priscilla Chinnappa as executive administrator and finance manager. • Tshego Kgame as office manager and p.a to the ceo. 13 Apr 2016

Jordaan appointed editor of Die Burger

Having served as acting editor since January 2016, Willem Jordaan has been appointed editor of Die Burger, effective 1 April. 3 Mar 2016

Four new key appointments at Times Media

Debbie McCrum has been appointed as head of content in Times Media's broadcast and content division. 23 Feb 2016

New appointments at Ringier Africa and Asia Pacific

Ringier Africa and Asia, branches of the Swiss international operating media company Ringier AG, have expanded their portfolios to incorporate new personnel. 5 Feb 2016

New editorial appointments at Times Media

Times Media has announced the appointment of Tim Cohen as editor of Business Day; Sibusiso Ngwala as editor of Daily Dispatch; and Brett Horner as editor of The Herald and Weekend Post. 2 Feb 2016

Omnicom Media Group Africa appoints new chief executive officer

Omnicom Media Group (OMG) has announced that chief executive officer of OMG South Africa, Josh Dovey, will be responsible for the group's media operations in the whole of Sub-Saharan Africa effective 1 January 2016. 25 Jan 2016

New host of CNN's 'Winning Post'

Sports presenter and journalist, Aly Vance, shall host 'Winning Post', CNN's monthly flat-racing show. 18 Jan 2016

Penquin welcomes new media director

Gary Whitaker has assumed the role of media director at Penguin. 24 Nov 2015

Yusuf Abramjee to leave Primedia Broadcasting

After over 21 years at Primedia, Yusuf Abramjee takes up the position of global communication director for Crime Stoppers International (CSI) a global charity, early next year. 19 Nov 2015

National Geographic Partners names key leadership team

National Geographic Partners has announced the appointment of its senior leadership team. 17 Nov 2015

New senior appointments at Times Media

Times Media has announced three new senior appointments to its digital division. 13 Nov 2015

CNN appoints Eleni Giokos

CNN International has hired Eleni Giokos as a business correspondent, based in the network's Johannesburg bureau. 19 Oct 2015

Three new appointments at Times Media

Times Media announced three new appointments to its leading newspapers, and magazine supplements. Effective 15 October 2015, current Sunday Times Political Editor Sthembiso Msomi assumes responsibility as deputy editor of the Sunday Times. Moshoeshoe Monare joins Times Media as Managing Editor for Sunday Times and The Times. Aspasia Karras has been appointed as Publisher of Times Media's magazine supplements. Both Monare and Karras start with Times Media as of 1 November 2015. 8 Oct 2015

Key appointments made at BOO! Surprising Media Solutions

Shirleen Beyers has been appointed as business development manager for BOO! Surprising Media Solutions. 25 Sep 2015

Times Media makes two executive appointments

Times Media has announced the appointment of two executives: Philani Mgwaba as group executive - editorial and Vernon Matzopolous as head of broadcast. 28 Jul 2015

Velocity appoints two executive producers

Velocity Films is proud to announce the appointment of Helena Woodfine and Karen Kloppers to their executive producer team. 22 Jul 2015

Mediamark appoints new group sales director

Cindy Diamond has been promoted to group sales director at Mediamark. 2 Jun 2015

TRACE appoints new senior vice president for Southern African region

TRACE welcomes media and broadcast expert Leonardo Manne to the TRACE family as the newly appointed senior vice president for the Southern African region. 15 May 2015

Wag the Dog Publishers appoints multimedia specialist

Michael Bratt joins Wag the Dog Publishers as a multimedia journalist and producer. 8 May 2015

Jam Media appoints social media executive

360-degree communications agency, Jam Media, has appointed Adelaide Piet as social media executive. 4 May 2015

Health24 appoints in-house doctor

Health24 has appointed Dr Owen J Wiese as their resident doctor. 21 Apr 2015

Group executive to spearhead growth in packaging and tissue

Novus Holdings, leading print and manufacturing professionals, is pleased to announce the transfer of Jandré De Milander from his position as group executive: operations to group executive: packaging and tissue, effective 1 April 2015. 14 Apr 2015

Joanna Baikoff has joined Limelight Media Consulting

The fabulous Joanna Baikoff has joined media agency, Limelight Media Consulting as director of planning and founding partner. 9 Apr 2015

Digital authority appointed as new head of analytics and insights at MEC

Alan Morrissey will be joining MEC, the fifth largest media agency network in the world, as the company's new head of analytics and insights in April. Morrissey, who is the former MD of Effective Measure, has over 10 years of media experience in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, Middle East and South Africa, with expertise in digital audience measurement and web analytics. 25 Mar 2015

Jam Media appoints Amber April as account executive

Graduating this year from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology with a Diploma in Public Relations Management, April began work at Jam Media in January, after completing her one-year internship with communications agency, MarcusBrewster. 24 Mar 2015

Discovery Networks appoints commercial director for Africa

Discovery Networks Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA), a division of Discovery Communications, announced the appointment of Debbie Brady as commercial director for Africa, based in Johannesburg. 19 Mar 2015

New shareholding and management team announced at PMC

Panorama Media Corp (PMC) has announced a new shareholding and management structure as of January 2015. 27 Feb 2015

MEC appoints strategy star as new chief strategic officer

MEC, the fifth largest media agency network in the world, has recently appointed Lwandile Qokweni into the newly created role of chief strategic officer. 24 Feb 2015

UM appoints Greg Giessing as digital campaign manager/media analyst
11 Feb 2015

Celia Collins appointed MD for Carat Johannesburg

Carat today announced the appointment of Celia Collins as managing director Johannesburg after joining the agency as business unit director in June 2014. 6 Feb 2015

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