3 tips for balancing personal information while maintaining that personalised marketing edge
3 tips for balancing personal information while maintaining that personalised marketing edge

What happens when the age of big data collides with the age of personal information protection? With just over six months left for organisations to prepare for compliance with the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA), this trajectory need not change. Instead it can merge, as long as marketers embrace their role in protecting their customers' voices...

By Francois Kriel, Issued by Kriel & Co 22 hours ago

Machine_ wins Absolut Vodka digital account
Machine_ wins Absolut Vodka digital account

Machine_ is thrilled to have a brand as iconic as Absolut Vodka be part of their Pernod Ricard portfolio...

Issued by Machine_ 1 day ago

MTN Group appoints Omnicom Group as global marketing services provider across operations
MTN Group appoints Omnicom Group as global marketing services provider across operations

MTN Group names Omnicom Group as MTN's lead agency partner across its footprint following a competitive pitch process...

Issued by TBWA 2 days ago

Campari, HaveYouHeard successfully engage Nigerian audiences during lockdown
Campari, HaveYouHeard successfully engage Nigerian audiences during lockdown

At the close of 2019, marketing agency HaveYouHeard won the integrated account for the Campari Africa business in a four-way creative pitch...

Issued by HaveYouHeard 2 days ago

Loeries awards Chantal Sombonos-Van Tonder the 2020 Marketing Leadership and Innovation Award
Loeries awards Chantal Sombonos-Van Tonder the 2020 Marketing Leadership and Innovation Award

Chicken Licken's managing director and chief marketer, Chantal Sombonos-Van Tonder, has made Loeries history by being the first second-generation award winner of the coveted Marketing Leadership Award, an honour her late father George Sombonos received in 2013...

Issued by Loeries 3 days ago

Video production - How to trade with South Africa and the United States of America
Video production - How to trade with South Africa and the United States of America

The USAID TradeHub is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced organisation to develop two video series which capture the content of two export manuals...

Issued by DEVELOPMENT ALTERNATIVES INITIATIVE 3 days ago

Machine_ wins 5 content marketing awards including Best Digital Publication & Editor of the Year
Machine_ wins 5 content marketing awards including Best Digital Publication & Editor of the Year

Machine_ has taken home five awards and seven runner-up accolades at the 2020 SA Publication Forum Awards. The awards recognise Machine_'s specialist content marketing work with RCS, Sanlam and Sanlam Reality, the loyalty programme of the Sanlam Group and its strategic partners...

Issued by Machine_ 20 Nov 2020

Conversational marketing and chatbots 101: Understanding the buyers' journey
Conversational marketing and chatbots 101: Understanding the buyers' journey

In a technologically advanced world that promotes fast-paced consumerism and instant gratification, 21st-century consumers have become that much more demanding...

Issued by Vyb 20 Nov 2020

AAA cleans up at the 2020 Pendoring Awards!
AAA cleans up at the 2020 Pendoring Awards!

AAA school of Advertising is proud to announce that not only did it take the top spot at this year's Pendoring Awards, but AAA's students also won three Silver Awards...

By Loraine Greenwood, Issued by AAA School of Advertising 20 Nov 2020

The ACA unveils its new brand identity
The ACA unveils its new brand identity

With a view to preparing it for a new era in the industry in South Africa, the Association for Communication and Advertising has unveiled its new logo and corporate identity...

Issued by Association for Communication and Advertising 18 Nov 2020

Wunderman Thompson South Africa awarded the Nike account
Wunderman Thompson South Africa awarded the Nike account

In October, Nike appointed Wunderman Thompson South Africa after the agency was approached to pitch a creative concept for the Nike 'Home of Air' campaign...

Issued by Wunderman Thompson 18 Nov 2020

Hangar49 and DotModus collaborate to drive powerful marketing engagements via the cloud
Hangar49 and DotModus collaborate to drive powerful marketing engagements via the cloud

DotModus has appointed Hangar49 as its inbound marketing technology partner for its work in South Africa and the UK...

Issued by dotmodus 18 Nov 2020

TrendER acquires InfoQuest
TrendER acquires InfoQuest

TrendER is a full service 100% Black-owned advertising agency with consumer insights at the core of everything they do. TrendER has recently acquired 51% share holding of Tell Us About It (Pty) Ltd trading as infoQuest...

Issued by TrendER 18 Nov 2020

2021 media trends and predictions
2021 media trends and predictions

Boomerang subscribers, social e-commerce and analytics everywhere: these are the strategies that will shape 2021's media landscape...

Issued by Kantar 18 Nov 2020

How email enabled NetFlorist to pivot and drive innovation during lockdown
How email enabled NetFlorist to pivot and drive innovation during lockdown

A highly customised email campaign boosted visibility and online sales of new service despite a difficult economic environment...

Issued by Everlytic 17 Nov 2020

Marketing agency to provide services to regional USAID TradeHub-supported firms
Marketing agency to provide services to regional USAID TradeHub-supported firms

The USAID TradeHub is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced marketing agency to assess the most important marketing needs of selected regional export firms to enhance their capability to lure South African buyers...

Issued by Development Alternatives Initiative 16 Nov 2020

WPP creates AKQA Group
WPP creates AKQA Group

AKQA and Grey launch new network model - an industry powerhouse that offers clients outstanding creativity, innovation and brand-building at global scale...

Issued by AKQA 16 Nov 2020

Influencing the trend towards excellence
Influencing the trend towards excellence

Getting awards and plaudits is not about a pat on the back. It is not a reward. It is a challenge. It is a challenge to go further, to do better, to lift those around you...

By Stephane Rogovsky, Issued by R-Squared SA 16 Nov 2020

Nina Morris Lee takes over the reins at Moonyeenn Lee & Associates
Nina Morris Lee takes over the reins at Moonyeenn Lee & Associates

Internationally acclaimed South African agent and casting director Moonyeenn Lee passed away in July of this year. Her daughter-in-law Nina Morris Lee will now lead Moonyeenn Lee & Associates as CEO and manager...

Issued by MLA South Africa 12 Nov 2020

Why it's important to celebrate the power of African women in media
Why it's important to celebrate the power of African women in media

I am the CEO of an influencer marketing agency. Sure, we have offices in Cape Town and London. Why would I be invited to judge the APO Group African Women in Media Awards 2020...

Issued by R-Squared SA 12 Nov 2020

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