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Solutions for events in the time of COVID-19
Solutions for events in the time of COVID-19

The world faces an unprecedented challenge in terms of combatting and defeating COVID-19. Creative solutions for those who operate within the marketing space are necessary...

By Angelique Shekleton, Issued by Multi-Media 17 Mar 2020

Smile 90.4FM Live Inside and Win the Ride postponed due to Covid-19
Smile 90.4FM Live Inside and Win the Ride postponed due to Covid-19

The Smile 90.4FM Live Inside and Win the Ride, in association with Bidvest McCarthy Parow, has been postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic...

Issued by Smile 90.4FM 16 Mar 2020

Live Inside and Win the Ride: Meet the contestants
Live Inside and Win the Ride: Meet the contestants

The excitement is building as five contestants prepare to battle it out to win the brand-new Volkswagen Polo Vivo...

Issued by Smile 90.4FM 11 Mar 2020

Castle Lite hides 2020 Unlocks headliner in plain sight!
Castle Lite hides 2020 Unlocks headliner in plain sight!

It is now a well-established fact that Castle Lite is the coolest brand around and if there was ever any doubt, the past two weeks have proven it...

Issued by MSports 6 Mar 2020

Ebony + Ivory pulls off Brand SA's Giyani Activation Constitution Awareness Campaign in under a week
Ebony + Ivory pulls off Brand SA's Giyani Activation Constitution Awareness Campaign in under a week

Ebony + Ivory recently facilitated Brand South Africa's Giyani Activation Constitution Awareness Campaign...

Issued by Ebony+Ivory 6 Mar 2020

HaveYouHeard pulls together three-at-a-time activations for Diesel
HaveYouHeard pulls together three-at-a-time activations for Diesel

HaveYouHeard recently pulled together three #DieselDenimFridays - or #DDF - experiential activations at the same time in three different Diesel stores nationwide...

Issued by HaveYouHeard 6 Mar 2020

SnapnSave introduces personalised promotions
SnapnSave introduces personalised promotions

South African cashback grocery coupon service, SnapnSave, has added personalised promotions to the popular app...

6 Mar 2020

#FairnessFirst: How to end office ageism with a perennial mindset
#FairnessFirst: How to end office ageism with a perennial mindset

You need to upskill yourself to stay relevant in the age of experience. Here's why a 'Perennial mindset' is said to be the office sweet spot against age discrimination, which affects those at the start and end of their careers alike...

By Leigh Andrews 24 Feb 2020

Women's Health Fit Night Out Cape Town kicks off the 2020 calendar
Women's Health Fit Night Out Cape Town kicks off the 2020 calendar

Women's Health South Africa hosted its 11th annual Fit Night Out - and its 4th in Cape Town - last weekend at GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 19 Feb 2020

HaveYouHeard appoints new MD
HaveYouHeard appoints new MD

HaveYouHeard, the full-service agency launched in Cape Town 11 years ago and now with satellite offices in Johannesburg and London, has appointed its head of integrated execution, Victoria Gabler, as managing director...

Issued by HaveYouHeard 18 Feb 2020

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New research: Face-to-face meetings most effective for business success

The new study, conducted by Talk2 Media & Events, surveyed over 200 buyers and exhibitors from across the Asia Pacific region looking at industry challenges and the most valued attributes...

10 Feb 2020

Future Females launches five-day challenge
Future Females launches five-day challenge

Future Females has launched an activation in support of 5,000 female entrepreneurs to help in executing their business goals...

10 Feb 2020

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How will future generations disrupt meetings and events?

Just when you thought you'd started to understand what makes millennials tick, a new generation has reared its head: Gen Z. And, they're about to disrupt the MICE industry drastically...

6 Feb 2020

#FairnessFirst: Enough waiting. Take this pledge, be the change you want to see
#FairnessFirst: Enough waiting. Take this pledge, be the change you want to see

Today's socially conscious citizens can use Change.org to request 'change' from a specific corporate power or even to inspire behaviour change in a nation as a whole. Take this pledge and pay forward the insights needed to turn your 'make the world a better place' dream into reality...

By Leigh Andrews 3 Feb 2020

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Sometimes a yacht needs a horse

In my head, I went through all the answers I thought he could give. But I was way off...

By Damon Stapleton 29 Jan 2020

Dion Chang, founder of Flux Trends.
#BizTrends2020: The politics of rage; the quest for middle ground

By the end of 2019, the rising anger around the globe was palpable, as were the divisions that fuelled the rage...

By Dion Chang 6 Jan 2020

The Best of Biz: Marketing & Media 2019
#BestofBiz 2019: Marketing & Media

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Marketing & Media site over the past year below...

17 Dec 2019

#FairnessFirst: Taking action beyond #16DaysofActivism
#FairnessFirst: Taking action beyond #16DaysofActivism

Unfortunately, gender-based violence is a harsh reality of everyday life for the majority of South African women. Here's what's being done to not just take a stand but also act to end GBV this #16DaysofActivism and beyond, with UN Women's global #OrangetheWorld campaign...

By Leigh Andrews 2 Dec 2019

SA handcrafted gin Inverroche looks stateside with Charlize Theron
SA handcrafted gin Inverroche looks stateside with Charlize Theron

As part of its efforts to further expand its presence in the United States of America, South African handcrafted gin brand, Inverroche, has been hosting a series of exclusive events in New York City...

29 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Teacher turned events extraordinaire, Amanda Rabinowitz
#EntrepreneurMonth: Teacher turned events extraordinaire, Amanda Rabinowitz

Durban-born Amanda Rabinowitz started her career as a school teacher, but the "entrepreneurial bug" soon bit and she's now the proud owner of a growing experiential events business...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Nov 2019

Brand Factor adds 6 new brands to its client roster
Brand Factor adds 6 new brands to its client roster

Every agency has that slide in their credentials deck which shows the logos of all the clients in their stable - and the Brand Factor team has had to find space for a few more over the past six months...

Issued by Brand Factor 28 Nov 2019

Neo Mashigo, chief creative officer of M&C Saatchi Abel, announced as the FM AdFocus industry leader 2019. Image credit: M&C Saatchi Abel.
#FMAdFocus2019: Creativity holds keys to exciting solutions for old problems

Creativity is a word that carries a magical, if not mystical, aura. Creatives are often seen as different people, in a different room, while the suited folk get on with the business of running companies and the country...

By Neo Mashigo 28 Nov 2019

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SA's VMLY&R wins Silver at 2019 Epica Awards

The 2019 Epica Awards winners have been announced with South Africa's VMLY&R's "Don't Tell Me What To Do" campaign for Edgars winning Silver in the Branded Content - Music Video category...

22 Nov 2019

Sandton Central launches new logo, tourist information kiosk
Sandton Central launches new logo, tourist information kiosk

Positioned at the Sandton Gautrain Station, the tourist kiosk will be staffed by two of Sandton Central's 12 new multilingual tourism ambassadors...

18 Nov 2019

Hundreds of Takealot shoppers score free TVs if Bokke triumph
Hundreds of Takealot shoppers score free TVs if Bokke triumph

Takealot's recent #backthebucks promotion saw the online retailer partnering with Samsung to offer South Africans the opportunity to win a free TV if the Springboks win the Rugby World Cup...

1 Nov 2019

Kabelo Lehlongwane joins Riverbed as director of strategy
Kabelo Lehlongwane joins Riverbed as director of strategy

Monalisa Sibongile Zwambila, founder and CEO of full-service creative agency Riverbed, proudly announced the appointment of industry heavyweight, Kabelo Lehlongwane as the agency's director of strategy and member of its executive leadership team...

Issued by Riverbed 22 Oct 2019

Do you have 2020 vision?
Do you have 2020 vision?

Soon your consumers will be focussing on 2020 and all its challenges, as they travel home from their summer holidays...

Issued by AutoReach 22 Oct 2019

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What not to do when planning a corporate event

Raylene de Wet, director of event sales at Hyatt Regency Johannesburg, shares her five tips on what not to do if you want your corporate event to be a success...

21 Oct 2019

Shopping mall activations - why it's important and how to execute one successfully
Shopping mall activations - why it's important and how to execute one successfully

Creative shopping experiences are a prime example of how to increase foot traffic and keep shoppers in the mall...

By Amanda Rabinowitz 10 Oct 2019

The power of brand activations - Nestlé road show
The power of brand activations - Nestlé road show

Brand awareness is no longer enough of a return on investment (ROI) when it comes to achieving desired marketing goals. Marketers mostly want measurable results that translate into increased revenue for the bottom line...

Issued by XZIBIT Marketing 4 Oct 2019

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