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Prisa president, Dr Dalien Rene Benecke – senior lecturer Communication at the University of Johannesburg.
#2020AfricaBrandSummit: The role of PR and communication during crisisArticle

Dr Dalien Rene Benecke, Prisa president and senior lecturer of communication at the University of Johannesburg, presented on the role PR and communication play in helping city, regional/provincial and country government communicate better in times of crises...

Juanita Pienaar 13 Oct 2020

Tshegofatso Phetlhe, art director at M&C Saatchi; Ann Nurock, senior partner: Relationship Audits and Management; Hellen Ndebele of Everlytic, Thalissa Pillay, NetFlorist marketing manager; Riaan Wolmarans, head of digital: media at Arena Holdings and Timothy Spira, global head of digital content at Investec.
#IABInsightSeries: Marketing partnerships in the digital economyArticle

The IAB SA discussed marketing partnerships in the digital economy, and shared insights on those relationships that enable brands to beat the benchmark in digital in its next webinar that was held on Thursday, 8 October...

Juanita Pienaar 5 Oct 2020

#DoBizZA: Just Brands Africa gives back to SA by helping educate future leaders
#DoBizZA: Just Brands Africa gives back to SA by helping educate future leadersArticle

Just Brands Africa develops creative experiences for established brands and businesses seeking new ways to communicate with their audiences...

Juanita Pienaar 30 Sep 2020

Digital market expert and influencer, Deshnie Govender.
#Newsmaker: Deshnie Govender launches new podcastArticle

Award-winning digital marketing expert and influencer, Deshnie Govender discusses the launch of her podcast, Influence Insider by Digi Hype, her stance on diversity and inclusion in the industry and she talks us through some of the highlights in her career...

Juanita Pienaar 25 Sep 2020

New study aimed at assessing damage caused to market by pandemic
New study aimed at assessing damage caused to market by pandemicArticle

Percy Shangase, founder of Amashuku Marketing Solutions recently announced that the company will undertake a study to help brands, schools and companies to get an aerial shot of the market, assess the damage caused by the pandemic and align their brands, product offerings and services accordingly in the consumer headspace...

Juanita Pienaar 23 Sep 2020

Africa Brand Summit convenor, Solly Moeng.
#AfricaBrandSummit: Solly Moeng shares his passion and vision for AfricaArticle

WATCH: In this exclusive interview with Africa Brand Summit convenor, Solly Moeng, Bizcommunity's Marketing & Media editor Juanita Pienaar finds out more about the summit, Moeng's passion for Africa and his vision for the event going forward...

Juanita Pienaar 17 Sep 2020

#Newsmaker: Fara Naomi Macias, new head of marketing at GC Aesthetics
#Newsmaker: Fara Naomi Macias, new head of marketing at GC AestheticsArticle

With her experience in the aesthetic business in the last eight years Fara Naomi Macias has been able to deliver tremendous results by launching the GCA brand in Mexico in 2014 with distributor Grupo Venta Internacional. Here, Macias shares with us more about her career journey and what it took to get to where she is today...

Juanita Pienaar 16 Sep 2020

#WomensMonth: Claire Denham-Dyson, 'It's essential that young womxn see this industry as a safe and fruitful space'
#WomensMonth: Claire Denham-Dyson, 'It's essential that young womxn see this industry as a safe and fruitful space'Article

Claire Denham-Dyson, head anthropologist at Demographica shares why she hopes that marketing becomes more of a lucrative space for creatives and why she thinks it's essential that young womxn see this industry as a safe and fruitful space where they can be properly remunerated...

Juanita Pienaar 27 Aug 2020

Keri-Leigh Paschal, executive trustee of social impact organisation Nation Builder.
#WomensMonth: Nation Builder's Keri-Leigh Paschal; 'We need supportive men to walk alongside us'Article

Keri-Leigh Paschal, executive trustee of social impact organisation Nation Builder, shares what drives her passion for social impact development and how she thinks that even though we are consciously looking to support one another as women, we need supportive men to walk alongside us...

Juanita Pienaar 27 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Tracey Jones, "Our strength as South Africans is our diversity"
#WomensMonth: Tracey Jones, "Our strength as South Africans is our diversity"Article

With 20 years of experience in PR and communications across a range of sectors, Tracy Jones, founder and MD of Positive Dialogue is a force to be reckoned with. Here, she shares some amazing career highlights and personal tips on getting to the top in the comms industry...

Juanita Pienaar 26 Aug 2020

Tech standards that enable improvements in measurement and experience
Tech standards that enable improvements in measurement and experienceArticle

Coverage of presentation by IAB Tech Lab's Amit Shetty on tech standards that enable improvements in ad experiences and measurement...

Juanita Pienaar 25 Aug 2020

IAB SA and IAB Tech Lab's virtual open forum on ad experiences and measurement
IAB SA and IAB Tech Lab's virtual open forum on ad experiences and measurementArticle

Coverage of Angelina Eng, VP of Measurement and Attribution at IAB Tech Lab's presentation on the subject of ad experience and measurement...

Juanita Pienaar 24 Aug 2020

Sherlin Barends returns to Kfm Mornings after emotional on-air revelation
Sherlin Barends returns to Kfm Mornings after emotional on-air revelationArticle

Kfm's Sherlin Barends talks to us about being back on air after she revealed last week that she had to take a break to deal with mental health issues...

Juanita Pienaar 21 Aug 2020

#Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platform
#Newsmaker: Producer Eddie Chitate launches Africa's newest streaming platformArticle

Eddie Chitate, through his production company, Brainstorm Entertainment, has launched a streaming platform called NoFTV...

Juanita Pienaar 20 Aug 2020

Steph van Niekerk, creative director at Grey/WPP Liquid.
#WomensMonth: Steph van Niekerk; 'we should celebrate each woman's victories as if it were our own'Article

Steph van Niekerk who is ranked No.1 Creative Director and No.1 Copywriter in South Africa for 2019, and who is the runner-up for Woman of the Year 2020, shares why she still thinks it's the work that matters and why it's the work that will get you where you want to be...

Juanita Pienaar 20 Aug 2020

Kriya Gangiah, founder of Kri8tive Media.
#WomensMonth: Kriya Gangiah; 'we need to push past the ceiling'Article

Kriya Gangiah, founder of Kri8tive Media elaborates on her company's business offerings, share her personal tips on getting to the top in the digital marketing industry, specifically as a woman, and more...

Juanita Pienaar 18 Aug 2020

Television and Jacaranda FM radio presenter Danny Painter.
#WomensMonth: Danny Painter on her new venture and why we need more women in the driver's seatArticle

TV and Jacaranda FM radio presenter Danny Painter tells us about her new venture, The Jo and Danny Show and how she wants to see more women in the driver's seat when it comes to the radio industry...

Juanita Pienaar 18 Aug 2020

Radio host, voice-over artist and TV presenter, Carol Ofori.
#WomensMonth: Carol Ofori - 'Leadership is within us'Article

Carol Ofori, seasoned voice-over artist, radio presenter, TV host and motivational speaker shares her thoughts on female leadership in the radio industry and the portrayal of powerful women in the media...

Juanita Pienaar 13 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: One Custom's Lisa Hoflinger on her passion for data and what it says about customers
#WomensMonth: One Custom's Lisa Hoflinger on her passion for data and what it says about customersArticle

Co-founder and data and customer insights lead at One Custom, Lisa Hoflinger tells us about her passion for data analysis, her journey in the data/tech space as a woman and shares her personal tips on getting to the top in the marketing industry...

Juanita Pienaar 12 Aug 2020

#StartupStory: Women's sports, how this sets Sports Mvt apart
#StartupStory: Women's sports, how this sets Sports Mvt apartArticle

Bhekani Bright Ndebele, founder of Sports Mvt, a digital sports media and entertainment agency, talks to us about their exclusive focus on women's sports and how it sets them apart from other digital agencies...

Juanita Pienaar 4 Aug 2020

#NedbankIMC2020: Advanced TV, what you need to know to work it [Part 2]
#NedbankIMC2020: Advanced TV, what you need to know to work it [Part 2]Article

CEO of DStv Media Sales, Fahmeeda Cassim Surtee elaborates on what exactly advanced TV is and how marketers should adapt and be more addressable in their approach...

Juanita Pienaar 29 Jul 2020

CEO of DStv Media Sales, Fahmeeda Cassim Surtee presenting at the Nedbank IMC Conference.
#NedbankIMC2020: Advanced TV, what you need to know to work it [Part 1]Article

CEO of DStv Media Sales, Fahmeeda Cassim Surtee's presentation focused on what advanced TV really is, how the TV landscape is changing and what this means for marketers...

Juanita Pienaar 28 Jul 2020

Radio presenter and digital media boffin, Jacaranda's Renaldo Schwarp.
#Newsmaker: Renaldo Schwarp's new journey at Jacaranda, his book and next film projectArticle

Radio presenter and digital media boffin, Jacaranda's Renaldo Schwarp lets us in on what's next for him after wrapping his shows at the station over the past weekend...

Juanita Pienaar 28 Jul 2020

#NedbankIMC2020: Marketing works... but what about during the pandemic [Part 2]
#NedbankIMC2020: Marketing works... but what about during the pandemic [Part 2]Article

Verusha Maharaj, advertising and marketing lead at Deloitte Consulting unpacks how marketers can retain their existing customer base and embrace the new and also elaborates on how they can start building trust and get consumers to fall in love with their brands during the pandemic...

Juanita Pienaar 27 Jul 2020

#NedbankIMC2020: Marketing works... but what about during the pandemic [Part 1]
#NedbankIMC2020: Marketing works... but what about during the pandemic [Part 1]Article

Verusha Maharaj, advertising and marketing lead at Deloitte Consulting unpacks how marketers can retain their existing customer base and embrace the new and also elaborates on how they can start building trust and get consumers to fall in love with their brands during the pandemic...

Juanita Pienaar 24 Jul 2020

#BizUnity: How The Insider SA is expressing an appreciation of ubuntu
#BizUnity: How The Insider SA is expressing an appreciation of ubuntuArticle

Patience Stevens, producer of The Insider SA tells us how the show was conceived, how they managed to shoot during lockdown and the importance of it launching during the pandemic...

Juanita Pienaar 23 Jul 2020

#Newsmaker: Keleabetsoe Rammopo, Thinkerneur's new strategy consultant
#Newsmaker: Keleabetsoe Rammopo, Thinkerneur's new strategy consultantArticle

Keleabetsoe Rammopo was recently appointed as strategy consultant at Thinkerneur, working alongside founder and strategy director, Bogosi Motshegwa...

Juanita Pienaar 22 Jul 2020

#Newsmaker: Lester Kiewit is the new host of The Midday Report on CapeTalk
#Newsmaker: Lester Kiewit is the new host of The Midday Report on CapeTalkArticle

Lester Kiewit has recently taken over The Midday Report on CapeTalk, which is no longer simulcast with Johannesburg-based sister station 702...

Juanita Pienaar 15 Jul 2020

Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts on starting Mind Your Own Biz
Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts on starting Mind Your Own BizArticle

Ivan Botha and Donnalee Roberts chat to us about their new venture, Mind Your Own Biz, a live chat, showcasing local entrepreneurs on Instagram/IGTV...

Juanita Pienaar 3 Jul 2020

#StartupStory: Black Coffee Films - first black-owned and only black director-based company in Cape Town
#StartupStory: Black Coffee Films - first black-owned and only black director-based company in Cape TownArticle

We talk to Black Coffee Films' Amanda Dlamini and David Leite about how their startup has tried to represent black directors in the country and consciously adding female and young directors to their roster...

Juanita Pienaar 1 Jul 2020

#StartupStory: How Simulpass app is resetting expectations for digital privacy
#StartupStory: How Simulpass app is resetting expectations for digital privacyArticle

CEO of Simulpass, Michael Kramer explains how he's working on resetting expectations for digital privacy through this new app...

Juanita Pienaar 1 Jul 2020

Creative Effectiveness Lions president, Pernod Ricard's Ann Mukherjee.
#LionsLive: Creative Effectiveness Lions president Ann Mukherjee's briefingArticle

Simon Cook interviewed the president of the Creative Effectiveness Lions, Pernod Ricard's Ann Mukherjee to hear her briefing for 2021...

Juanita Pienaar 26 Jun 2020

President of the Titanium Lions, FCB's Susan Credle.
#LionsLive: Titanium Lions president Susan Credle's briefingArticle

Simon Cook interviewed the president of the Titanium Lions, FCB's Susan Credle to hear her briefing for 2021...

Juanita Pienaar 25 Jun 2020

Digital growth consultant at Google Africa, Sashin Pillay.
#YouthMonth: Brands need to reverse-engineer the way they think about marketingArticle

Digital growth consultant at Google Africa, Sashin Pillay tells us more about some of the highlights of his young career and shares his views on what is key for brands to keep in mind when marketing to the youth...

Juanita Pienaar 23 Jun 2020

Morena Moletsane, a Gauteng-based illustrator.
#YouthMonth: Use your time effectively and challenge the normsArticle

This Youth Month we talk to one of the Design Indaba's emerging creatives for 2020, Morena Moletsane...

Juanita Pienaar 22 Jun 2020

#ACACaresCovid19: Liquidity and the economics of advertising
#ACACaresCovid19: Liquidity and the economics of advertisingArticle

In the first episode, industry leaders Thabang Skwambane, MD of FCB Joburg/Hellocomputer and Robbie Brozin, co-founder of global chicken empire Nando's, discuss the topic of liquidity and the economics of advertising. ...

22 Jun 2020

Filmmaker Dugan Bridges on Upward Globility and FMF's Khaya Lam episode shot in SA
Filmmaker Dugan Bridges on Upward Globility and FMF's Khaya Lam episode shot in SAArticle

We talk to Dugan Bridges, an award-winning filmmaker about a new video series produced by Atlas Network in the USA, which pilot episode focuses on the Free Market Foundation's Khaya Lam project in South Africa...

Juanita Pienaar 22 Jun 2020

Cape Town-born actress, Schelaine Bennett.
#YouthMonth: Be truthful in your marketingArticle

Cape Town-born actress, Schelaine Bennett plays the role of Tamara in the new IGTV daily soapie called Lockdown Heights. Here, she shares her views on how young actors can help bring change in the industry, especially with regards to diversity and inclusivity.

Juanita Pienaar 12 Jun 2020

Karabo Ntshweng.
#YouthMonth: We want brands that care for the community and the planetArticle

Radio and digital marketing boffin Karabo Ntshweng tells us how she juggles working on branded content within the digital marketing space while managing her own brand, and what is key for brands to keep in mind when marketing to the youth...

Juanita Pienaar 11 Jun 2020

#Newsmaker: The New Norm - Bliss Yeni talks Covid-19
#Newsmaker: The New Norm - Bliss Yeni talks Covid-19Article

We speak to Bliss Yeni, the presenter of a new daily factual-entertainment talk show on SABC 3, The New Norm, which started on 1 June 2020...

Juanita Pienaar 3 Jun 2020

Boutique PR and digital agency, The Platinum Club's Lee-Roy Wright and El Broide.
#StartupStory: The Platinum Club's fresh and youthful approach gives them the edgeArticle

Fully-fledged boutique PR and digital agency, The Platinum Club's, Lee-Roy Wright says that apart from the fact that they are young and vibrant, they understand the ever-changing landscapes of PR and digital and are able to evolve and adjust quickly because of it...

Juanita Pienaar 1 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Creativity is really about problem-solving
#LockdownLessons: Creativity is really about problem-solvingArticle

Wayne Flemming, founder and managing director of Brandtruth//DGTL shares his views of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the company is navigating these unusual times...

Juanita Pienaar 28 May 2020

Lauren Shantall, Scout PR & Social Media director.
#LockdownLessons: Practice generosity and camaraderie within the communications spaceArticle

Lauren Shantall, Scout PR & Social Media director, shares her lockdown lessons and how Scout is navigating the lockdown in stages by keeping hope alive and preparing for the new normal...

Juanita Pienaar 22 May 2020

JD Engelbrecht, managing director at Everlytic.
The importance of marketing automation in the time of Covid-19Article

We spoke to JanDirk (JD) Engelbrecht, MD at Everlytic about marketing automation and its importance for modern businesses, especially under the current restrictive circumstances...

Juanita Pienaar 18 May 2020

Nevo Hadas, partner at Dydx.
#LockdownLessons: This is a golden opportunityArticle

Nevo Hadas, partner at Dydx shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Juanita Pienaar 15 May 2020

Photos taken by Nina Leen for Life.
Digital Agency Showcase 2020: King James [Part 2]Article

King James co-founder and group creative director Alistair King draws up a comparison between Covid-19 and WWII, specifically how ad agencies dealt with the impact of the war and how it relates to current events...

Juanita Pienaar 14 May 2020

Tshepo Sefotlhelo, CEO of Vuma Reputation Management.
#LockdownLessons: Digital is no longer cool, it's necessaryArticle

Tshepo Sefotlhelo, CEO of Vuma Reputation Management, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Juanita Pienaar 12 May 2020

A day in the lockdown life of Publisher Research Council CEO Josephine Buys
A day in the lockdown life of Publisher Research Council CEO Josephine BuysArticle

Publisher Research Council CEO, Josephine Buys' account of work-life in the time of Covid-19, part of a series of articles looking into how agencies and agency folk are responding to the crisis and viewing it through a creative lens.

Juanita Pienaar 8 May 2020

King James co-founder and group creative director, Alistair King.
Digital Agency Showcase 2020: King James [Part 1]Article

King James co-founder and group creative director Alistair King, gives us some insight into what agencies are faced with during the Covid-19 pandemic and how it's affecting creativity...

Juanita Pienaar 7 May 2020

The IAB's Digital Audio Committee members, Francois Retief (Iona FM), Gavin Kennedy (Solid Gold Podcast Studio) and Julian Jordaan (365 Digital).
[Radio & Podcasts] IAB's Digital Audio Committee members on the future of digital audio broadcastingArticle

For our April radio and podcasting feature, IAB's Digital Audio Committee members, Gavin Kennedy, Francois Retief and Julian Jordaan discuss the role Covid-19 plays in the current digital audio broadcasting space and what the future holds for the industry as a whole...

Juanita Pienaar 29 Apr 2020

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