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Spotify x Machine host SA's first ever Gaming Zone – ‘Powered by Music’
Spotify partners with creative agency Machine to launch an ingenious fusion of music and gaming at Melrose Arch on 13 July 2024. This will be a first-of-its-kind gaming zone powered purely by music. 12 Jul 2024 Read more

Rimmel uncover – and displays – Beauty in Real Time
When Rimmel London wanted to introduce its newly updated Lasting Finish 35HR Foundation to South Africa, it partnered with Machine_, a leading creative solutions agency that’s part of Publicis Groupe Africa. 3 Jul 2024 Read more

Publicis Groupe’s Le Cubs Programme creates real career opportunities for youth throughout Africa
Publicis Groupe Africa has evolved its youth development and internship programmes to ensure real, sustainable impact and growth for young individuals looking to work in the creative industry across Africa. 24 Jun 2024 Read more

Publicis Groupe’s Le Cubs programme graduates share their experiences
Publicis Groupe Africa has evolved its youth development and internship programme “Le Cubs”, to ensure real, sustainable impact and growth for young individuals across Africa. Here, we speak to five individuals who went through the Le Cubs programme and are now fully employed at Publicis Groupe across various agencies. 20 Jun 2024 Read more

Applying for a job in the creative industry? Read this!
In celebration of Youth Month and Youth Day this past weekend, we asked our chief people officer, Yevenia Naidoo and chief creative officer, Pete Little to share information about the Publicis Groupe Le Cubs internship and graduate programme as well as their top tips and advice for growing a career in the creative industry. 19 Jun 2024 Read more

Publicis Groupe Africa boasts 12 judges at 2024 IAB Bookmarks
The IAB Bookmark Awards measure not only excellence in craft and original, innovative work, but true effectiveness in the digital media and marketing industry. Publicis Groupe Africa is proud to have 12 jury members from the group across eight different panels. Here, we speak to South Africa’s No.1 executive creative director, Pete Little, and the head of the IAB Agency Council, Robyn Campbell, about what they’re looking for in 2024. 11 Jun 2024 Read more

Publicis Groupe Africa’s “Golden Lions” Internal Awards winners announced
Publicis Groupe Africa awards its internal agencies and teams for their successful work in 2023 with the Golden Lions Awards at the 2024 re_fresh conference. 15 May 2024 Read more

Giraffe Creative Awards 2024 winners announced
The Giraffe Creative Awards are hosted by Publicis Groupe Africa (PGA) annually to acknowledge the creative work from the agencies within the Groupe in Africa as well as its network of partner and affiliate agencies across the continent. Here are this year’s winners. 14 May 2024 Read more

Publicis Groupe Africa is flying the flag high for Africa at Cannes
Publicis Groupe Africa is proud to have the largest African representation by a group at the 2024 Cannes Lion International Festival of Creativity. Here, we speak to the judges about the upcoming awards, what they look for in the work and what being on their panels means to them. 29 Apr 2024 Read more

The power of women empowerment in your teams
As we wrap up International Women’s Month, we highlight how focusing on empowering women within your teams and striving to nurture your existing talent can truly lead to creating successful teams and businesses. Lynette Naidoo, managing director of well-known media agency, Zenith South Africa, shares how they are investing in women in their business. 28 Mar 2024 Read more

Advice from the top for Africa’s future female leaders
This International Women’s Day, female leaders across Publicis Groupe Africa share their advice, tips for success and pearls of wisdom for African future female leaders in the advertising, media, production and communications industry. 8 Mar 2024 Read more

Publicis launches PXP in South Africa
PXP, Publicis Groupe’s future-facing content production solution, expands its global footprint with a newly launched hub in South Africa. 5 Feb 2024 Read more

Publicis Media making waves
Publicis Groupe Africa’s Media Practice ends the year strong with a series of accolades for the Starcom team, growth and innovation for the Zenith team, and high praise for vice president and Publicis Media Practice lead, Celia Collins as well as the welcoming of new trading director, Strini Naicker. 14 Dec 2023 Read more