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Absa collabs with AWS to train staff in cloud computing skills
Absa collabs with AWS to train staff in cloud computing skillsArticle

Absa has launched a cloud incubator initiative in collaboration with Amazon Web Services to enhance its cloud computing skills across its operations in Africa...

2 days ago

About us - Thirst Bar Services
About us - Thirst Bar ServicesArticle

Thirst Bar Services' mobile bars transform any function into something truly special - only professional mixologists staff them, and they use the best available, quality beverages and ingredients.

Issued by Thirst Bar Services 3 days ago

All the Marketing Achievement Awards 2021 winners
All the Marketing Achievement Awards 2021 winnersArticle

The Marketing Achievement Awards (MAAs) took place last night by way of a premium virtual event, giving everyone the opportunity to safely participate in the evening's festivities...

Issued by Marketing Achievement Awards 1 Apr 2021

IAB SA Future of Measurement committee
IAB SA Future of Measurement committeeArticle

In August 2020, the IAB South Africa launched the Future of Measurement committee with the aim of better understanding the current and anticipated future needs of the industry...

Issued by IAB South Africa 31 Mar 2021

Harbour Arch development
Absa adds another R1.43bn to Harbour Arch developmentArticle

In one of its largest deals in recent years, the Absa Commercial Property Finance division has provided a loan of R1,43bn, in addition to an existing facility of R210m, to develop the first tower of the Harbour Arch project ...

31 Mar 2021

Marketing Achievement Awards announces Rising Star finalists for 2020/21
Marketing Achievement Awards announces Rising Star finalists for 2020/21Article

The Marketing Achievement Awards (MAAs) has announced the finalists for its Rising Star of the Year Award - the best and the brightest under the age of 35 who have consistently demonstrated excellent performance and who have the potential to become outstanding leaders in their profession...

29 Mar 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Meet Adam Deane of RocoMamas
#BehindtheBrandManager: Meet Adam Deane of RocoMamasArticle

With a broad range of skills under his belt, RocoMamas national brand manager Adam Deane sits comfortably in the coveted 'unicorn' category of employees...

Lauren Hartzenberg 26 Mar 2021

#EntrepreneurshipIssues: Lessons learnt from starting my own PR business
#EntrepreneurshipIssues: Lessons learnt from starting my own PR businessArticle

When I started my PR business in 2012, the only thing I knew very well was my profession: Public Relations (PR). Little did I know that running my own business needed far more than that...

Miranda Lusiba 24 Mar 2021

Entries for the 13th Annual Bookmark Awards are open
Entries for the 13th Annual Bookmark Awards are openArticle

The 2021 IAB SA Bookmark Awards are open for entries. The online entry platform is live and accessible here, offering an easy and simplified way to enter...

Issued by IAB South Africa 16 Mar 2021

Superunion designs new DStv Premiership identity and trophy
Superunion designs new DStv Premiership identity and trophyArticle

Following the announcement last year that DStv would take over as the title sponsor of the Premier Soccer League (PSL), Superunion Africa was commissioned to design the sponsorship identity and trophy...

Issued by Superunion 15 Mar 2021

Youth most optimistic about property investment - survey
Youth most optimistic about property investment - surveyArticle

According to the recently released Absa Homeowner Sentiment Index, aspirant buyers between the ages of 18-24 have the highest positive sentiment towards property investment...

15 Mar 2021

The battle of the banks hits a high in digital Covid economy
The battle of the banks hits a high in digital Covid economyArticle

Banks responded rapidly and empathetically to their account holders' financial crisis when the country went into hard lockdown around this time last year...

15 Mar 2021

TownshipTech competition: All the winners!
TownshipTech competition: All the winners!Article

The Tech Township competition is an initiative that shines a light on the entrepreneurial ingenuity that is thriving in township communities...

12 Mar 2021

Remote working and digital-first emerge as key influences in the IAB SA Digital Skills Gap Report
Remote working and digital-first emerge as key influences in the IAB SA Digital Skills Gap ReportArticle

The IAB SA has published The 2021 Digital Skills Gap Report - an industry-wide survey that highlights the key challenges faced by brands, agencies and publishers...

Issued by IAB South Africa 11 Mar 2021

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MAFR take up stands at 43% among JSE-listed companiesArticle

Forty-three percent of the JSE Ltd main board listed companies have already voluntarily rotated auditors more than two years before the Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation (MAFR) comes into effect on 1 April 2023...

8 Mar 2021

RIP Peter Matlare
RIP Peter MatlareArticle

The Absa Group Ltd. deputy CEO died Sunday afternoon after succumbing to Covid-19 related complications, according to a statement issued by his family...

8 Mar 2021

IAB SA Research Council empowers the industry with data-driven insights
IAB SA Research Council empowers the industry with data-driven insightsArticle

The objective of the IAB SA/PwC Online AdSpend Report is to effectively quantify the size of internet (online and mobile) revenues in South Africa based on actual figures...

Liesl Sadie, Issued by IAB South Africa 5 Mar 2021

Real estate under the spotlight: Is sustainability becoming mainstream?
Real estate under the spotlight: Is sustainability becoming mainstream?Article

As the world grapples with the uncertainty surrounding the long-term implications of Covid-19, there is a measure of agreement on one thing...

4 Mar 2021

Infrastructure spend, project execution - don't write the public sector off just yet
Infrastructure spend, project execution - don't write the public sector off just yetArticle

There is no question that the public sector and the state-owned companies (SOC) cluster in South Africa has come under enormous scrutiny from all sides...

Bakang Letshwiti 4 Mar 2021

Praekelt joins Frontify in the new age of branding
Praekelt joins Frontify in the new age of brandingArticle

Swiss-based SaaS company Frontify has partnered with Praekelt Consulting to bring their all-in-one brand management software to the South African market...

Issued by Praekelt 3 Mar 2021

#Newsmaker: Colett Naidu takes on new division at Wunderman Thompson SA
#Newsmaker: Colett Naidu takes on new division at Wunderman Thompson SAArticle

Wunderman Thompson SA recently promoted Colett Naidu as division managing director to its executive team...

Jessica Tennant 12 Feb 2021

Reimagining transformation to make supplier diversity and inclusion possible
Reimagining transformation to make supplier diversity and inclusion possibleArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced the world: governments, business leaders, citizens into unimaginable transformation...

Gary Joseph 9 Feb 2021

Welcome to Qaqamba who joins Grey Group as business unit director
Welcome to Qaqamba who joins Grey Group as business unit directorArticle

Qaqamba is a seasoned all-round marketer with the battle scars to boot, having experienced life on both client and agency-side, from Cape Town to Joburg...

Issued by Grey Africa 3 Feb 2021

Teraco finalises R2.5bn funding for data centre construction
Teraco finalises R2.5bn funding for data centre constructionArticle

The new 38mw hyper-scale data centre in Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg was announced by Teraco in November last year...

3 Feb 2021

Shirley Webber, head of natural resources and energy, Absa Corporate and Investment Banking
Sustainable energy: A fascinating dynamic for the resources sectorArticle

Issues such as climate change are no longer "soft" elements that can be tucked away in a sustainability report somewhere...

Shirley Webber 2 Feb 2021

Announcing new dates for the 13th annual Bookmarks 2021
Announcing new dates for the 13th annual Bookmarks 2021Article

Don't fret if you haven't yet submitted your entries - there's still time! And, there's a whole lot more to look forward to too...

Issued by IAB South Africa 1 Feb 2021

Wunderman Thompson SA's leadership expands with industry heavyweights
Wunderman Thompson SA's leadership expands with industry heavyweightsArticle

Wunderman Thompson SA is introducing two more senior individuals who will join the executive team namely; Colett Naidu and Tshego Tshukutswane...

Issued by Wunderman Thompson 29 Jan 2021

Accurate Agent Group helping position businesses for success across Africa
Accurate Agent Group helping position businesses for success across AfricaArticle

Accurate Agent Group has set out to help businesses and leaders across Africa thrive in 2021 and beyond, through strategic business management solutions, in the new business environment created by Covid-19...

Issued by TR Brand Communications & Events 27 Jan 2021

Re-engaging and reimagining the SA sponsorship industry
Re-engaging and reimagining the SA sponsorship industryArticle

The statement "we are not having fun together right now" really describes the current reality in the leisure activities, sport, entertainment and live events space...

Judith Mugeni 13 Jan 2021

Nominations open for MAA Leadership Awards
Nominations open for MAA Leadership AwardsArticle

The Marketing Achievement Awards (MAA) is pleased to announce that it will be introducing three Leadership Awards to its catalogue of accolades...

Issued by Marketing Achievement Awards 18 Dec 2020

Spar's successful Rural Hub initiative poised for growth
Spar's successful Rural Hub initiative poised for growthArticle

Spar's Rural Hub model forms part of the retailer's drive to support and empower small-scale local farmers, create jobs and sustain local economies by creating an ecosystem that provides affordable, nutritious food for all...

17 Dec 2020

First refinancing transaction for Bokpoort CSP concluded with R5bn deal
First refinancing transaction for Bokpoort CSP concluded with R5bn dealArticle

Located in the Northern Cape, the ACWA Power Solafrica Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant has achieved refinancing in a R5bn deal with its project financiers, led by Investec Bank...

17 Dec 2020

Top 10 things to do in Joburg this holiday season
Top 10 things to do in Joburg this holiday seasonArticle

More than just an economic hub, Johannesburg offers local and international tourists cultural, leisure, sporting, fashion and lifestyle activities - which has made the city of gold an appealing destination for those wanting to travel for business and pleasure...

8 Dec 2020

VMLY&R SA lands Vodacom
VMLY&R SA lands VodacomArticle

VMLY&R South Africa has landed the full Vodacom advertising account. The remit includes through-the-line advertising for all business units within the telecoms giant as well as the master brand...

7 Dec 2020

Six Challengers who made things happen in 2020 - against the odds!
Six Challengers who made things happen in 2020 - against the odds!Article

The folks who believe that it's possible to beat the odds, get out there and make things happen in a world that's asked us to slow down and stay indoors. While we might call our friends who do this show-offs, we call the brands that do this Challengers...

Rhiannon Rees, Issued by eatbigfish 7 Dec 2020

IAB SA Transformation Council announces new members
IAB SA Transformation Council announces new membersArticle

The IAB South Africa is thrilled to announce the names of the newly-elected members of the Transformation Council...

Issued by IAB South Africa 1 Dec 2020

2020 Smarties Awards announces judges
2020 Smarties Awards announces judgesArticle

The countdown to the 2020 Smarties Awards has begun with the judges undertaking their final rounds of assessments to announce the winners on 9 December 2020...

27 Nov 2020

Hollard celebrates the hidden figures of Mzansi's sport industry
Hollard celebrates the hidden figures of Mzansi's sport industryArticle

The Hollard Insurance Group, well known for taking the path less travelled, has done so once again with its approach to the 2020 Sport Industry Awards...

Issued by Hollard 27 Nov 2020

Hypermobility 2020: Vehicle dealerships still have important role to play in mobility environment
Hypermobility 2020: Vehicle dealerships still have important role to play in mobility environmentArticle

Vehicle dealerships will still have important roles to play in the rapidly changing global mobility environment. This is the conclusion of a panel discussion at the recent Hypermobility 2020 virtual conference...

24 Nov 2020

The OBS celebrates excellence at its 2020 Awards
The OBS celebrates excellence at its 2020 AwardsArticle

We are living in a world that is in a constant state of disruption. In this world, trust becomes a vital component of any relationship...

Issued by Bullion PR & Communication 24 Nov 2020

Bhavtik Vallabhjee, head: power utilities and infrastructure, Absa Corporate and Investment Banking
Energy and infrastructure: The African economic multiplierArticle

Forward thinking investors and entrepreneurs in the African energy sector will deliver significant downstream benefits for the continent in the coming years...

Bhavtik Vallabhjee 18 Nov 2020

Pink meets purple - The indelible art of Banele Khoza
Pink meets purple - The indelible art of Banele KhozaArticle

Visual artist, curator and gallery director Banele Khoza is the featured artist for the 23rd annual Business and Arts South Africa (Basa) Awards, partnered by Hollard...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 17 Nov 2020

Basa Awards 2020 Q&A
Basa Awards 2020 Q&AArticle

Basa CEO Ashraf Johaardien describes the 2020 iteration of the annual Basa Awards as "an integrated online experience available to the public from 19 November 2020". Sascha Polkey chatted to him to find out more...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 13 Nov 2020

IAB SA Youth Action Council virtual town hall
IAB SA Youth Action Council virtual town hallArticle

The IAB South Africa's Youth Action Council is calling on all interested parties in the digital media and marketing space to attend its inaugural town hall on 20 November 2020 via Zoom from 11am to 12pm...

Issued by IAB South Africa 10 Nov 2020

South African Small Business Awards 2020 announces Top 20
South African Small Business Awards 2020 announces Top 20Article

Ending off its 12th successive year, the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) in association with World Famous Events, announced South Africa's 'Top 20' for the 2020 South African Small Business Awards...

9 Nov 2020

IAB South Africa Digital Skills Gap Survey
IAB South Africa Digital Skills Gap SurveyArticle

The IAB SA, in partnership with the Red & Yellow Creative School of Business, is appealing to digital marketing professionals to take part in their annual skills gap survey...

Issued by IAB South Africa 4 Nov 2020

Kantar Millward Brown announces South Africa's Top 10 Best Liked Ads for Q3 & Q4 2017
Kantar Millward Brown announces South Africa's Top 10 Best Liked Ads for Q3 & Q4 2017Article

The last two quarters of the year see humorous South African stories engaging the audience's attention, with telcos and food competing for the lion's share of attention...

Issued by Kantar 3 Nov 2020

IAB SA Transformation Council calls for nominations of new members
IAB SA Transformation Council calls for nominations of new membersArticle

The IAB South Africa is calling on members to nominate their industry peers for a seat on the IAB SA Transformation Council...

Issued by IAB South Africa 30 Oct 2020

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