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Total Africa Cup of Nations - Let the games begin
Total Africa Cup of Nations - Let the games begin

The Total Group is a proud sponsor of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the title sponsor for the Total Africa Cup of Nations 2019 in Egypt, which will kick off Friday, 21 June...

Issued by Total 2 days ago

Levergy and New Balance SA launch global cricket campaign
Levergy and New Balance SA launch global cricket campaign

South African sponsorship agency Levergy has launched New Balance's global cricket campaign for 2019...

Issued by Levergy 22 May 2019

Report reveals key global and local developments in sports for rights holders and brands
Report reveals key global and local developments in sports for rights holders and brands

Nielsen Sports recently released a Commercial Trends Report that outlines the key global and local developments in sports for rights holders and brands...

16 May 2019

ICASA's plan for sport a possible red card for the industry
ICASA's plan for sport a possible red card for the industry

The idea of giving all South Africans free access to major televised sports events is wonderful in theory. But there is always a cost, and ICASA's latest proposed sports broadcasting draft could be a red card for the industry...

By Happy Ntshingila, Issued by Openfield 3 May 2019

99c sponsors second annual Ciclope Africa Festival
99c sponsors second annual Ciclope Africa Festival

Ninety9Cents (99c) is proud to once again have sponsored Ciclope Africa, as it made its return to South Africa. This year's festival was held at the Goodluck Bar in Johannesburg...

Issued by Ninety9cents 23 Apr 2019

Bizcommunity sends a clear message that Africa is open for business
Bizcommunity sends a clear message that Africa is open for business

The adoption continues for the .africa (dotAfrica) geographic Top Level Domain (gLTD) as Africa's biggest multi-industry website, Bizcommunity, announced the launch of its dotAfrica website...

Issued by dotAfrica 9 Apr 2019

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Four reasons that digital sponsorships provide exceptional ROI for SA brands

South African organisations are upping their investment in digital advertising, with the total value of Internet advertising growing 16.5 % to R5.14bn in 2017...

By Mark Botha 8 Apr 2019

Bizcommunity launches BIZ | Daily top story headlines
Bizcommunity launches BIZ | Daily top story headlines

Bizcommunity is proud to announce the launch of BIZ | Daily - a daily top story round-up, curated from across 18 industry sectors by most impressions and social media shares...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 8 Apr 2019

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Six local designers to boast afro-contempo designs at Milan Design Week

Sacrosanct, supported by Nando's will see six SA designers boast their afro-contempo designs to the world...

5 Apr 2019

Africa rising as Bizcommunity launches .Africa domain
Africa rising as Bizcommunity launches .Africa domain

Bizcommunity, the wholly independently owned media brand made in Africa for Africa, is proud to announce the launch of the Bizcommunity.africa domain...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Apr 2019

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Livestreamed massacre means it's time to shut down Facebook Live

I recommended that Facebook Live broadcasts be time-delayed, at least for Facebook users who had told the company they were under 18...

By Jennifer Grygiel 22 Mar 2019

Sports sponsorship: The new playbook
Sports sponsorship: The new playbook

When executed correctly, sports sponsorship is still one of the most powerful options to connect with an already highly engaged, highly emotional audience...

By Gareth Marshall 11 Mar 2019

Garmin announces professional cycling team sponsorships, equips world champion cyclists with top-of-the-line products
Garmin announces professional cycling team sponsorships, equips world champion cyclists with top-of-the-line products

Garmin International has announced sponsorship of 11 professional cycling teams for 2019, including world tour and mountain/enduro biking teams...

Issued by Garmin 4 Mar 2019

Hot 91.9FM set to roar with the Emirates Lions
Hot 91.9FM set to roar with the Emirates Lions

Hot91.9FM is proud to announce an exciting new media partnership with the Emirates Lions Rugby team...

Issued by Hot 91.9FM 26 Feb 2019

Ros Goldin, an independent analyst and ex-marketing director for Cricket South Africa.
Adapt or die for the modern sports fan

Over the past decade, sports audiences have changed dramatically, making relevance key for a successful sports sponsorship...

By Danette Breitenbach 26 Feb 2019

South African Sponsorship Association has been launched
South African Sponsorship Association has been launched

The South African Sponsorship Association (SASA) has been launched...

25 Feb 2019

OFM proud to sign on as VKB Knights media partner
OFM proud to sign on as VKB Knights media partner

OFM has signed on as media partner and sponsor of Central South Africa's domestic cricket team, the VKB Knights, for the remainder of the 2019 season...

Issued by OFM Radio 7 Feb 2019

Local sports marketing campaign among world's best
Local sports marketing campaign among world's best

Sasol's and SAFA's #Limitless campaign, created for the brand in collaboration with Levergy, has been named as one of Activative's top 10 sports marketing campaigns in the world for 2018...

Issued by Levergy 29 Jan 2019

KG just does it, with Nike
KG just does it, with Nike

Leading sports brand Nike has joined forces with Africa's highest ranked women's wheelchair tennis ace, Kgothatso 'KG' Montjane...

Issued by Optimize Enhancing Effectiveness 23 Jan 2019

Snapchat sponsors AR/VR categories for ADC 98th Annual Awards
Snapchat sponsors AR/VR categories for ADC 98th Annual Awards

The One Club and Snapchat partner on AR/VR for ADC 98th Annual Awards and new subcategories also launched specifically for single posts, ads and campaigns using Snapchat...

18 Jan 2019

Levergy adds Nedbank to new business wins
Levergy adds Nedbank to new business wins

Levergy will begin 2019 with a broadened client portfolio after being appointed by Nedbank as their full-service sponsorship agency...

Issued by Levergy 14 Jan 2019

#NewBiz: Nedbank appoints new marketing and communications agencies
#NewBiz: Nedbank appoints new marketing and communications agencies

After an extensive search, Nedbank has appointed the successful agencies selected to work on its through-the-line, sponsorship and digital marketing communication strategies, effective 2019...

27 Dec 2018

Unbox the festive season
Unbox the festive season

Festive goodwill is part and parcel of the holiday season and we're wrapping up our year with a hamper of promotional goodies...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 7 Dec 2018

The changing landscape of PR and sponsorship in SA
The changing landscape of PR and sponsorship in SA

The PR and sponsorship landscapes have changed, but with change comes creative thinking and new opportunities...

By Manuela Dias De Deus 23 Nov 2018

The power of publicity - When blurring the lines of sport and entertainment goes wrong
The power of publicity - When blurring the lines of sport and entertainment goes wrong

Powerful publicity is about creating a compelling story for new and prospective fans to follow. In a previous piece I examined the Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor bout as an illustration of this...

By Rob Garden, Issued by Levergy 23 Nov 2018

Turner Upfront, South Africa.
Turner reveals content plans for Africa 2018/19

Turner's Upfront reveals brand new look, slate, and local partnerships for its African markets...

19 Nov 2018

Levergy continues golden year with Assegai wins
Levergy continues golden year with Assegai wins

The 2018 Assegai Awards, which acknowledge integrated marketing campaigns delivering exceptional results, saw sport and entertainment communications agency Levergy walk away with two gold awards and two leader awards on the night...

Issued by Levergy 14 Nov 2018

Hugo Boss and Porsche sign multiyear Formula E deal
Hugo Boss and Porsche sign multiyear Formula E deal

German fashion house Hugo Boss and German carmaker Porsche have entered into a multiyear cooperation that will see the apparel giant outfitting Porsche's Formula E racing team...

14 Nov 2018

Happy at Openfield
Happy at Openfield

Happy Ntshingila, previous chief executive officer at SuperSport, has been appointed chairman of leading creative marketing agency, Openfield...

Issued by Openfield 6 Nov 2018

Nielsen Fanlinks connects sport fans with brands
Nielsen Fanlinks connects sport fans with brands

Tapping into the value of the South African sports fan market, Nielsen Sports has launched its latest offering, FanLinks, which combines the purchase behaviours of South African households with their interest across sports and entertainment...

Issued by Nielsen 6 Nov 2018

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