How an operations officer got invited to judge creativity at the Loeries
How an operations officer got invited to judge creativity at the Loeries

This year, Clyde Mallon, chief operating officer at McCann Johannesburg - a guy with vast experience in the technological and digital realm of advertising - has been invited to be a judge at the Loeries...

By Aisling Holmes, Issued by McCann Johannesburg 10 Jul 2018

Does your location-based mobile partner know the location of your ads?
Does your location-based mobile partner know the location of your ads?

The digital media industry's latest obsessions are brand safety and viewability - two closely linked topics born out of the controversial practice of programmatic advertising...

Issued by Vicinity Media 10 Jul 2018

Food24 migrates to New Media
Food24 migrates to New Media

Food24, one of South Africa's biggest online food platforms, will migrate to New Media on 1 October 2018 to become part of the agency's growing food focus...

Issued by New Media 3 Jul 2018

Click, Click, Go!
Click, Click, Go!

The brand formerly known as Airlines SA approached Realm Digital to assist with their rebranding and repositioning strategy...

Issued by Realm Digital 29 Jun 2018

Move over Musk: meet the 25-year-old SA tech billionaire in the making
Move over Musk: meet the 25-year-old SA tech billionaire in the making

South Africa is making room for a new tech entrepreneur - Jesse Casanova, a former student at Vega whose "next-generation social media app" idea recently gained international attention...

Issued by Vega School 28 Jun 2018

The Connected Marketer and the role of AI in marketing
The Connected Marketer and the role of AI in marketing

Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography, in conjunction with Boo-Yah, will be hosting two Masterclasses - The Connected Marketer and the Role of AI in marketing. The masterclasses will take place on 6 and 7 August 2018...

Issued by Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 27 Jun 2018

DigitLab recognised in KZN as a Top 100 Business
DigitLab recognised in KZN as a Top 100 Business

DigitLab has been included in the KZN Top Business Portfolio for 2018 and their CEO, Mike Saunders, has been highlighted as one of the province's top leaders in the KZN Leaders Portfolio...

Issued by DigitLab 22 Jun 2018

#Newsmaker: David Uribe, TBWA's data director for Africa, Middle East
#Newsmaker: David Uribe, TBWA's data director for Africa, Middle East

David Uribe, TBWA\Worldwide's regional data director for Africa and the Middle East, tells us that it took "lots of studying, trying, failing and repeating" to get to where he is today...

By Jessica Tennant, Issued by TBWA 21 Jun 2018

Reimagining parenthood and celebrating progressive families
Reimagining parenthood and celebrating progressive families

OMO looked to the old African adage, "It takes a village to raise a child," as inspiration for the brand's digital campaign...

Issued by OnPoint PR 19 Jun 2018

NMPi and DQ&A to acquire creative specialist, Joystick
NMPi and DQ&A to acquire creative specialist, Joystick

Digital media and technology specialists, NMPi and DQ&A, have announced that they are to acquire US digital creative specialists, Joystick. In doing so the global marketing group will comprise 340 employees across 16 offices globally...

Issued by incuBeta 18 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions Entertainment Jury 2017 presents: The Art of Branded Entertainment
Cannes Lions Entertainment Jury 2017 presents: The Art of Branded Entertainment

The Art of Branded Entertainment delves into the wide range of entries submitted to the annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity by thousands of agencies worldwide...

Issued by VML South Africa 12 Jun 2018

Heineken at the forefront of innovation with two media firsts in sub-Saharan Africa
Heineken at the forefront of innovation with two media firsts in sub-Saharan Africa

Heineken, an international premium brand globally known for their innovative and disruptive approach to marketing and media, introduced two media innovation firsts in sub-Saharan Africa...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 8 Jun 2018