Jessica Tennant

Senior Editor: Marketing & Media at Bizcommunity.com
Location:Cape Town, South Africa

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Jess is Senior Editor: Marketing & Media at Bizcommunity.com. She is also a contributing writer. moc.ytinummoczib@swengnitekram
#BehindtheMask: Nedbank IMC speaker Sydney Mbhele

Sydney Mbhele is a speaker at this year's Nedbank IMC and will speak on the topic of 'Building True Romance When Marketing in Africa'...

By Jessica Tennant 21 Jul 2021

#BehindtheMask: Nedbank IMC speaker Pepe Marais

Taking a break from his role as MC this year, Pepe Marais, founding partner and group CCO of Joe Public United is going to be speaking at this year's Nedbank IMC on the topic of 'Basic Instinct. Have we forgotten our marketing instinct?'

By Jessica Tennant 14 Jul 2021

#BehindtheMask: Nedbank IMC speaker Khensani Nobanda

Khensani Nobanda, group executive Marketing and Corporate Affairs at Nedbank (the IMC's naming sponsor) will be in conversation with group CEO Mike Brown, discussing how to ensure your CEO doesn't see marketing as an indecent proposal...

By Jessica Tennant 7 Jul 2021

#BehindtheMask: Nedbank IMC speaker Nontokozo Madonsela

Nontokozo Madonsela, group chief marketing officer at Momentum Metropolitan Holdings, will speak at this year's Nedbank IMC on the topic of 'Jerry Maguire: Leading with Purpose'...

By Jessica Tennant 30 Jun 2021

#BehindtheMask: Nedbank IMC speaker Mike Sharman

Mike Sharman is a serial entrepreneur, perhaps best known as the founder of Retroviral, which has made more brands go viral globally than any other agency in Africa. He is a speaker at this year's Nedbank IMC...

By Jessica Tennant 23 Jun 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Serisha Pillay, senior marketing manager at Sage

As part of our ongoing #BehindtheBrandManager series, we interviewed the Marketing Achievement Awards' Rising Star finalists, concluding with this year's winning Rising Star Serisha Pillay...

By Jessica Tennant 21 Jun 2021

#CannesLions2021: "Diversity... and a healthy dose of honesty" - judging insights with Steph van Niekerk

With a week to go until two years' worth of Lion-winning work is awarded, we touched base with some of the local jury members for a preview of what to expect. Next up, Steph van Niekerk...

By Jessica Tennant 14 Jun 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Robyn Hobson, head of Sales and Marketing at Mobile Guardian

As part of our ongoing #BehindtheBrandManager series, we interviewed some of the Marketing Achievement Awards' Rising Star finalists. Next up, Robyn Hobson...

By Jessica Tennant 11 Jun 2021

#CannesLions2021: "Even a global pandemic can't stop creativity " - Fran Luckin

Cannes Lions and its official representative in South Africa, Ster-Kinekor recently announced this year's jury. With only one month to go until two years' worth of Lion-winning work is awarded, we touched base with some of the local jury members for a preview of what to expect. Next up, Fran Luckin...

By Jessica Tennant 7 Jun 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Itumeleng Matlare, brand manager at Tiger Brands

As part of our ongoing #BehindtheBrandManager series, we interviewed the Marketing Achievement Awards' Rising Star finalists. Next up, Itumeleng Matlare...

By Jessica Tennant 7 Jun 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Bianca de Beer, senior marketing manager at Telesure Investment Holdings

As part of our ongoing #BehindtheBrandManager series, we interviewed some of the Marketing Achievement Awards' Rising Star finalists. First up, Bianca de Beer...

By Jessica Tennant 2 Jun 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Tamron SA's newly appointed brand ambassador Shawn Ogulu

Not a brand manager per se, but a well-known photographer and branded content creator who has made a name for himself in the social media sphere. Shawn Ogulu was recently announced as the brand ambassador for Tamron SA...

By Jessica Tennant 1 Jun 2021

#CannesLions2021: "Rule-breaking work, craft and storytelling" - Lufuno Mavhungu

Cannes Lions and its official representative in South Africa, Ster-Kinekor recently announced this year's jury. With only one month to go until two years' worth of Lion-winning work is awarded, we touched base with some of the local jury members for a preview of what to expect. Next up, Lufuno Mavhungu...

By Jessica Tennant 31 May 2021

#D&AD21: Tseliso Rangaka, D&AD Radio & Audio jury president

With the D&AD Awards taking place tomorrow and Thursday (26 and 27 May), we connected with local jury president of this year's D&AD Radio & Audio jury Tseliso Rangaka, FCB Joburg's CCO...

By Jessica Tennant 25 May 2021

#CannesLions2021: "SA brings a unique cultural sensitivity" - Nkgabiseng Motau

Cannes Lions and its official representative in South Africa, Ster-Kinekor recently announced this year's jury. With only one month to go until two years' worth of Lion-winning work is awarded, we touched base with some of the local jury members for a preview of what to expect. First up, Nkgabiseng Motau...

By Jessica Tennant 24 May 2021

#Newsmaker: Dan Herman, Joe Public United's new chief digital officer

Dan Herman has been appointed as chief digital officer at Joe Public United...

By Jessica Tennant 17 May 2021

#BehindtheMask: Astika Chetram, co-founder and MD of Imajinnation Marketing

Astika Chetram is the co-founder and MD of a small marketing agency called Imajinnation Marketing with extensive experience in the automotive industry...

By Jessica Tennant 5 May 2021

#Newsmaker: Cassandra Wingrove heading up sales at Mickey Llew's Australian office

Performance marketing and SEO agency Mickey Llew recently appointed Cassandra Wingrove to lead growth and development at its Australian office...

By Jessica Tennant 30 Apr 2021

#Newsmaker: Pippa Misplon joins Retroviral as MD

Pippa Misplon joins Retroviral as managing director from Ogilvy South Africa where she was previously the business director for the PR & Influence Division...

By Jessica Tennant 26 Apr 2021

#Newsmaker: Khangelani Dziba to head up Rapt Creative's new PR and influencer marketing division

Following the recent news of Rapt Creative opening offices in London and Kiev, the agency has expanded its services to include PR and influencer marketing. To head up the new division, they've appointed Khangelani Dziba...

By Jessica Tennant 23 Apr 2021

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