Turner selects Mediamark as media sales representative

Turner has selected Mediamark as media sales representative for its key TV channels in South Africa. The partnership will allow Mediamark clients access to advertising solutions on TV channels TCM - Powered by Movies, Cartoon Network and Boomerang. Mediamark representation of the Turner brands was phased in and started with TCM on 13 December 2017 and Cartoon Network and Boomerang will be from 1 February 2018. 9 Jan 2018

Black Inks seals deal with Fox Networks

Black Inks has signed a deal with Fox Networks Group (FNG) Europe and Africa to deliver linear and video-on-demand content from 21st Century Fox. The entertainment service will be available on Android/ iOS via apps, will have its own set-top box, and on web-browsers. The deal brings linear and non-linear services to Black, such as eight distinctive channels and Fox+, the new service that will be launching in South Africa for the first time. 17 Nov 2017

Netflix partners with SA media team

Netflix has partnered with a media relations team in South Africa. 26 Sep 2017

Sony TV Asia appoints Mediamark

Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) has appointed MediaMark as its advertising sales agency for the South African and sub-Saharan Africa regions. 29 Sep 2016

JAG Communications wins The Bomb account

JAG Communications has been appointed PR agency for the award-winning film and TV production company The Bomb, makers of TV shows such as Isibaya, Jacob's Cross and The Road and the acclaimed feature film For Love and Broken Bones. 13 Oct 2015

Soapbox Communications & Events appointed by Okuhle Media

Soapbox Communications & Events has been appointed by Okuhle Media as the media relations and communications agency for Showville , the local version of Sony's international hit TV series. 2 Oct 2015

JAG Communications awarded PR account for Hummingbird Media Investments

JAG Communications, a boutique agency headed up by Grant Bushby and Janine Walker, has been awarded the PR contract for Hummingbird Media Investments. 8 Apr 2015

Listen Up secures SAFTAs 2015 account

Listen Up! a full-service business marketing agency that was established in 2006 and built on referrals and repeat business, has been awarded the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) account for the second year in a row. 2 Mar 2015

TWO.AM Agency signs with MK

DStv's Afrikaans music channel, MK, signed up for the services offered by the team at TWO.AM. 8 Aug 2014

Retroviral spread the word for three new clients

Retroviral recently conceptualised and carried out successful digital media campaigns for three new clients. 22 Jul 2014

Urban Espresso and AlternaTV teaming up again

24/7 Online TV channel, AlternaTV, has appointed boutique PR agency, Urban Espresso, to handle all the publicity relating to the launch of their app and second music feed. 6 May 2014

Comedy Central partners with VWV

Comedy channel Comedy Central (DStv Channel 122) has appointed leading experiential activations agency, VWV to work on this year's stand-out comedy event, The Comedy Central Roast of Kenny Kunene Fired up by Nando's. Working hand in hand with Comedy Central creative, marketing, digital and PR teams, VWV has been appointed to deliver key parts of the Roast from scripting to staging and editing of the Roast TV show to booking talent, activation of surround events, and the creation of digital promotions and web content. 19 Mar 2014

Mushroom Media growing at a steady pace

Mushroom Media has completed the grading of new television commercials for MTN, BMW and Vodacom, among others. 25 Sep 2013

Primall's parkade media platforms capture M-Net viewers

M-Net has selected Primall Media and its dominant parkade advertising sites in Montecasino and the Menlyn Park shopping centre to promote a host of new TV shows in a consumer engaging campaign that runs until March 2014. 15 Jul 2013

Adcheck adds Mix Telematics to its growing client base

Mix Telematics is the latest company to sign up for competitive advertising tracking from Adcheck. 5 Jul 2013

AfricaCom 2013 teams up with Networx PR

Informa Telecoms & Media has reappointed Networx PR to get the word out for the 2013 AfricaCom conference and exhibition taking place in Cape Town 12-14 November. 3 Jul 2013

HaveYouHeard notches up several more clients

HaveYouHeard recently scooped several more heavyweight brands, namely DStv Mobile, MyPlanet and Equisweet. 12 Jun 2013

BEYONDred and GreenQueen win the Pitch & Polish 2013 account

BEYONDred and GreenQueen Communications win the Pitch & Polish 2013 workshop and competition account for the fourth time. 10 Jun 2013

Publicity Stunt appointed at Jam Sandwich

Publicity Stunt, entertainment marketing management company, has been appointed for a third time to develop and manage the music strategy for the all new season three of the SABC 2 music reality TV show Jam Sandwich. 10 Aug 2012

Mpumalanga arts and film academy

Mpumalanga is set to open an Arts and Film Academy to be located in Middleburg, Mpumalanga. 14 Jun 2012

Rank TV and SABC renew partnership

Rank TV, a broadcasting platform of ComutaNet, and SABC have renewed their content partnership. 17 Jan 2012

New accounts for Havas Sports & Entertainment

Havas Sports & Entertainment conceptualised and managed and implemented the DStv BoxOffice launch to media and key stakeholders. 28 Sep 2011

Sony Max partners with Street Cred 2011

The Street Cred 2011 Festival aims to celebrate the street culture and youth interests of Mzansi through street ball, skate boarding, graffiti, BMX, Parkour, street fashion, workshops and music, along with its partner Sony Max, and DStv channel 126 as a broadcast partner. 6 Sep 2011

KFC partners with Idols South Africa

KFC has partnered with Idols South Africa to celebrate some of the country's rising talent and entertain audiences with all the drama, emotion and singing that have become synonymous with the battle for this title. 4 Aug 2011

Southern Comfort sponsors third season of True Blood

Southern Comfort, the New Orleans brand, is proud to announce its exclusive sponsorship of True Blood, season three, on M-Net Action. 12 Oct 2010

AT Vogue Communications wins two new accounts

Public Relations Specialists, At Vogue Communications have won the Fox and National Geographic PR and media accounts for Southern Africa. 18 Aug 2010

Conduit awarded SARS TVC

Conduit Productions has been awarded a 45" TVC and Cinema commercial for SARS and their advertising partner Y&R. 3 Mar 2010

DSTV renews contract with Mamba Media

Satellite television broadcaster DSTV has chosen to renew its "Stay Tuned" campaign for a further six months to inform readers of the DSTV Compact channel offering. 25 Jun 2008

DSTV appoints Provantage Media

Provantage Media, a leading provider of brand activation, experiential marketing and transit media, has been awarded the DSTV Compact and Premium account. 23 Apr 2008

etv ink third consecutive contract with Mamba Media

Free-to-air channel etv began its sponsorship of Mamba Media's Vusi Vuzela animation in the Daily Sun in July of 2007 and has since renewed a total of three times. 19 Mar 2008

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