Media24 makes several new appointments

Media24 has appointed Rika Swart as its CEO of Media24 Print Media, she replaces Ishmet Davidson. Clement Singh has been appointed as the general manager of its news division, Minette Ferreira as general manager of its lifestyle division, Raj Lalbahadur as head of Media24's Project Management Office, Beulah van Rensburg as head of its digital divisions, and Tobie Vermeulen will join the company's Exco as a direct report to the CEO. All appointments are effective 1 November 2018. 8 hours ago

Heart FM celebrates 21 years, makes new appointments

In celebration of its 21 years on the air, Heart FM made a number of changes to its off-air staff. 3 days ago

ILiveIt SA names Gabi Strijp as MD

ILiveIt has named Gabi Strijp as its new managing director for South Africa and the sub-Saharan territory. In her role as managing director, Gabi manages iLiveIt's 'engine room', which is based in Johannesburg. She has more than 10 years of experience at South Africa mobile network operators. 11 Oct 2018

E4 appoints Masego Khutsoan

Digital company e4 has appointed Masego Khutsoane as its new divisional head of financial services. In his role as divisional head of financial services, Khutsoane is responsible for leading the overall direction and performance of the financial services division and maintains and enhances relationships with all key banking clients. 10 Oct 2018

Tribeca promotes intern to account executive

Tribeca Public Relations has promoted Crystelle Laljith to an account executive. 4 Oct 2018

Hill+Knowlton Strategies appoints Jennifer Leppington-Clark

International communications consultancy Hill+Knowlton Strategies has appointed Jennifer Leppington-Clark as its managing director. Leppington-Clark has been with Hill+Knowlton Strategies for six years and most recently served as its executive director. She replaces Roz Thomas, who is now the company's CEO. 4 Oct 2018

PRISA appoints Victor Sibeko as CEO

The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) has appointed Victor Sibeko as its new CEO in charge of strategic direction of the institute. 4 Oct 2018

Instagram assigns new boss as co-founders depart

Memeburn reports that Instagram has made Adam Mosseri its new head after its co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resigned last week. 4 Oct 2018

Eclipse Public Relations makes two new appointments

Eclipse Public Relations expanded its staff with two new appointments. 3 Oct 2018

Fizz Marketing makes Michelle Beckmann director

Michelle Beckmann is Fizz Marketing's new director. She crafted and delivered key events for the company over the past three years. As director, Beckmann will take on the day-to-day operational management and client liaison at Fizz. She has more than 13 years' experience in agency and corporate marketing and events management. Before joining the Fizz team, she worked in Microsoft's Central Marketing Organisation and its product marketing division, and prior to that, she worked for the Penquin creative agency. 3 Oct 2018

Relativ Group appoints new chief executive officer

The Relativ Group has appointed Sijadu Mzozoyana as its chief executive officer. 2 Oct 2018

Alex Jay, Barney Simon lead Jacaranda's midday slot

Alex Jay will take over Barney Simon's weekday 12-4pm slot on Jacaranda FM. 1 Oct 2018

Under Armour strengthens global marketing efforts with two new appointments

Adweek reports that Alessandro de Pestel and Ann Funai joined American activewear brand Under Armour's global marketing efforts. 26 Sep 2018

Nina Pfeiffer takes a seat in the director's chair

Nina Pfeiffer directed her first campaign. The executive producer at Tulips and Chimneys took on a back-to-school campaign for Fruits of the Loom titled Tales From Teacher. 26 Sep 2018

Marilyn Nel joins BMi Research

BMi Research appointed Marilyn Nel as its new research manager. 26 Sep 2018

Zolani Mkiva steps in as National Arts Council of SA interim CEO

The Board of the National Arts Council of SA has appointed Zolani Mkiva as its interim CEO, effective 25 September 2018. The appointment was made due to the Board of the National Arts Council of SA's CEO Rosemary Mangope being placed on special leave to face disciplinary charges. 20 Sep 2018

AME Awards appoints Gayle Mandel

AME Awards has appointed Gayle Mandel as its executive director. With Mandel at the helm, AME launches this year with updates that include a consolidation and restructuring of current categories, new categories, and an enhanced entry process guideline. 18 Sep 2018

Donovan Marsh to direct Nthibah Pictures' first feature

Nthibah Pictures has put Donovan Marsh at the helm of its first feature film. 14 Sep 2018

Phumzile Zonke to head SABC1

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) appointed Phumzile Zonke as the new head of bouquet: one. 14 Sep 2018

Prejlin Naidoo joins Okuhle Media as group managing executive

Prejlin Naidoo is Okuhle Media's new group managing executive. 13 Sep 2018

AVK Valves appoints Patrick Jantjies as group MD

AVK Valves has named Patrick Jantjies as its group managing director. 11 Sep 2018

Wanted appoints Sarah Buitendach as acting editor

Business Day's flagship luxury magazine Wanted has appointed Sarah Buitendach as its acting editor. 4 Sep 2018

Kojo Baffoe returns to Destiny Man

Kojo Baffoe has returned to his role as Destiny Man editor. 3 Sep 2018

Debbie McIntyre to head integrated media solutions for Spark Media

Spark Media has promoted Debbie McIntyre to head of integrated media solutions and has made her an exco member of the company. 3 Sep 2018

British multinational advertising company appoints new CEO

British multinational advertising and public relations company WPP has appointed Mark Read as its CEO and an executive director to its board. 3 Sep 2018

Tops at Spar Wine Show appoints Debbie Combrink

Owner of Tops at Spar Wine Show, Tops at Spar Bierfest, and Discovery Tough Mudder, Andrew Douglas, has appointed Debbie Combrink as a managing director and partner for his Cape Town business. Combrink will assist with plans to grow the business and will focus on the sales and marketing portfolios of the business in her role as managing director and partner. She has over 20 years' experience in the hospitality industry, specialising in marketing, eventing and entertainment. 29 Aug 2018

Andile Dlamini to fill Matt Gennrich's role at VWSA

Volkswagen South Africa (VWSA) has appointed Andile Dlamini as its new head of group communications. 29 Aug 2018

Jacaranda FM appoints Renaldo Schwarp as digital lead

Radio station Jacaranda FM has appointed media personality Renaldo Schwarp as its newest digital lead. Schwarp, who recently moved from Cape Town to Johannesburg, is currently the host of the radio station's High School Hits Weekends show and was previously a digital strategist and a cross-channel content director for Media24. 28 Aug 2018

Heineken appoints new marketing director

Beer and cider company Heineken South Africa has selected Carmen Mohapi as its marketing director for its eight brands. 21 Aug 2018

Novus Holdings welcomes new CEO

Commercial printing and manufacturing company Novus Holdings has appointed Neil Birch as its CEO. 21 Aug 2018

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