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TLC celebrates its 10th birthday of entertaining South Africa
TLC celebrates its 10th birthday of entertaining South Africa

Discovery Network's flagship channel - TLC South Africa - is set to honour having been on air in South Africa for 10 years...

Issued by DSTV Media Sales 14 Oct 2021

Pictured from left: Oscar Fakude, Bobo Ndima, Lesego Mokoena (who picked up the award for her husband Thapelo Mokoena), Mbulelo Mbiphi, Njabulo Buthelezi, Teboho Cady Tsotetsi, Teddy Nkonde, DJ LeSoul, Justice Mukheli, Thabo Makhafola. Credit: Themba Mbuyisa
GQ reveals Best Dressed Awards winners for 2021

Winners on the night, who were deemed to be the epitome of 'personal style', consisted of five reader-voted winners and the balance selected from a panel of judges involving GQ's editors and past winners...

23 hours ago

Vusi Fele, chief procurement officer for Absa, at the 2019 Absa Business Day Supplier Development Awards. Source:
View the finalists for the 2021 Absa Business Day Supplier Development Awards

The awards showcase supplier development best practice and celebrate the efforts of large SA companies that have committed themselves to building thriving, inclusive and transformed supply chains...

20 hours ago

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Human Rights Commission to convene advertising industry inquiry

The SAHRC has announced that it expects to convene an inquiry into allegations of racial discrimination within the advertising industry next year...

19 hours ago

#Loeries2021: Thibedi Meso, ECD at Think Creative Africa
#Loeries2021: Thibedi Meso, ECD at Think Creative Africa

Thibedi Meso, executive creative director at Think Creative Africa, sat on the judging panel in the Craft Film category of the 2021 Loerie Awards...

Evan-Lee CourieBy Evan-Lee Courie 21 hours ago

#Loeries2021: Sarah-Jane Boden, "no one needs to get left behind"
#Loeries2021: Sarah-Jane Boden, "no one needs to get left behind"

Sarah-Jane Boden, a strategic and cultural advisor, chats to us about being on the judging panel in the Events and PR category at Loeries 2021...

Evan-Lee CourieBy Evan-Lee Courie 22 hours ago

#PulpNonFiction: A culture of trust or a culture of control?
#PulpNonFiction: A culture of trust or a culture of control?

"The apartheid government was very good at promoting white fear of black people and black fear of white people, the disingenuous but incredibly effective strategy of divide and rule." ~ Ian Fuhr, Cultureneering

Bronwyn WilliamsBy Bronwyn Williams 21 hours ago

Beyond omnichannel: Embracing 'un-retail' and the store as a stage
Beyond omnichannel: Embracing 'un-retail' and the store as a stage

Retail formats and experiences have become the new stock, says Kayleigh Fazan, founder of the International Retail Academy...

15 hours ago

#LetsTalkDigital: Brands operationalising first party data with Nicholas Leighton
#LetsTalkDigital: Brands operationalising first party data with Nicholas Leighton

LISTEN: My guest this week is Nicholas Leighton, account executive at Adobe South Africa, and we will be talking about how brands can operationalise first-party data....

23 hours ago

Savanna's agony aunt dishes out advice to SA's umjolo woes
Savanna's agony aunt dishes out advice to SA's umjolo woes

With social distancing, lockdown, and mask-wearing approaching the two-year mark, singletons have been growing their sweatpants and slipper collection, they have also let their umjolo 'dating' game down...

Issued by Grey Africa 22 hours ago

Applications for 2022 Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management admissions are open
Applications for 2022 Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management admissions are open

The Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PGDip in Media Management) is an intensive, programme accredited at the honours degree level (NQF Level 8) by South Africa's Qualifications Authority (SAQA)...

Issued by Sol Plaatje Institute for Media Leadership, Rhodes University 19 hours ago

Lucky Hot 102.7FM winner scoops a bucket list prize
Lucky Hot 102.7FM winner scoops a bucket list prize

One of the happiest people in Joburg today must be Danielle Rice. She scooped the most sensational prize of an all-expenses paid, bucket list trip for two to the Maldives on Hot 102.7FM...

Issued by Hot 102.7FM 19 hours ago

Magnetic partners with Pernod Ricard's global agency, The Mix
Magnetic partners with Pernod Ricard's global agency, The Mix

Magnetic partners with Pernod Ricard's global agency, The Mix, to create a single platform to run all marketing processes internally and with external agencies across 17 countries...

Issued by Silversoft 21 hours ago

Openview voted industry leader in Ask Africa Orange Index Awards
Openview voted industry leader in Ask Africa Orange Index Awards

Openview has been acknowledged as the best in Customer Experience within the Entertainment Industry in the 2021/2022 Ask Afrika Orange Index awards!...

Issued by eMedia 19 hours ago

New leadership for Basa board
New leadership for Basa board

Zingisa Motloba has been appointed as the new board chairperson of Business and Arts South Africa (Basa), and Hilton Lawler as the new deputy chair...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 19 hours ago

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Africa news

Coca-Cola's Bruno Pietracci talks African optimism and new ways of working
Coca-Cola's Bruno Pietracci talks African optimism and new ways of working

The Coca-Cola Company is optimistic about the African continent's economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, and is building back better to grow its business in the region...

Lauren HartzenbergBy Lauren Hartzenberg 3 days ago

Netflix and Unesco launch short film competition for African filmmakers
Netflix and Unesco launch short film competition for African filmmakers

Netflix and Unesco have partnered to launch an innovative short film competition on 'African Folktales, Reimagined' across sub-Saharan Africa...

14 Oct 2021

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Smart TV voice assistant transactions to hit nearly $500m in 2023

Spend through voice assistant-enabled smart TVs will reach nearly $500m in 2023, up sharply from the $126m expected in 2021, according to a report from Juniper Research...

14 Oct 2021

Ex-Cannes Lions chairman Terry Savage appointed as LIA's new chairperson
Ex-Cannes Lions chairman Terry Savage appointed as LIA's new chairperson

London International Awards (LIA) has announced the appointment of Terry Savage as its new chairperson...

14 Oct 2021

International

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SA rises 8% in brand value, maintains position in top 50 most valuable nation brands

Despite the backdrop of Covid-19 and the nation's longest recession in nearly three decades, South Africa has recorded an 8% rise in brand value to $175bn to maintain its position in the top 50 most valuable nation brands, according to the latest...

1 hour ago

Epica Awards announces this year's president
Epica Awards announces this year's president

The Epica Awards has announced that esteemed editor and entrepreneur Claire Beale will be president of this year's jury.

11 Oct 2021

#Newsmaker: Ursula van Niekerk to lead Leagas Delaney Johannesburg
#Newsmaker: Ursula van Niekerk to lead Leagas Delaney Johannesburg

Ursula Van Niekerk recently joined Leagas Delaney as MD of its newly established Johannesburg office.

Jessica TennantBy Jessica Tennant 8 Oct 2021





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