WeBuyCars revealed as buyer of sold Ticketpro Dome
WeBuyCars revealed as buyer of sold Ticketpro Dome

WeBuyCars has confirmed that it has purchased the TicketPro Dome in Northgate, Johannesburg. This comes after news broke that the property was sold to a third party that does not operate in the event space. "This will allow the company to increase its footprint in the Johannesburg area as the result of the recently concluded purchase agreement between WeBuyCars and Sasol Pension Fund," the company said in a statement.

20 Jul 2021

Media titan Selae Thobakgale to host the upcoming IAB Bookmark Awards
Media titan Selae Thobakgale to host the upcoming IAB Bookmark Awards

It's a momentous period of transformation for the digital marketing industry, which has continuously evolved over the years. New technologies and integrated strategies are refined, devotedly, for effective brand building and marketing performance. The IAB Bookmark Awards will be celebrating 13 years of this digital excellence, giving recognition to pioneering agencies, brands and publishers, whose campaigns, platforms and impactful creative executions, set the benchmark for excellence in digital media and marketing.

Issued by IAB South Africa 12 Jul 2021

Kantar announces South Africa's Top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2020
Kantar announces South Africa's Top 20 Best Liked Ads for 2020

Kantar's Best Liked Ads celebrates South Africa's favourite TV commercials. These are the ads that have been rated as the best liked by the South African audience, whom we believe to be the most important critic - the person who, ultimately, chooses to buy your brand or not.

Issued by Kantar 8 Jul 2021

The impact of PoPIA on advertising and communications
The impact of PoPIA on advertising and communications

The day has come when we must comply or face the consequences. The additions to the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) came into effect on 1 July 2021 and aim to protect companies against data breach and the misuse of personal information.

Musa KalengaBy Musa Kalenga 5 Jul 2021

Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Census extended
Global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Census extended

In June, the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) announced the launch of a global census of the marketing and advertising industry, designed to provide hard data on the people who are working in the profession.

2 Jul 2021

Joburg's hottest new commercial radio station launches
Joburg's hottest new commercial radio station launches

At 6am this morning, Hot 102.7FM, the first new commercial music station to launch in the Johannesburg market this century, made its presence known with the McFadden and Whitehead hit "Ain't No Stopping Us Now". The station, which plays Joburg's best old skool and R&B, from a powerful transmitter which reaches the greater Johannesburg area - and beyond.

Issued by Hot 102.7FM 1 Jul 2021

RIP Dan Maswanganye
RIP Dan Maswanganye

Fondly known as Bra Dan, Dan Maswanganye passed away in hospital on Tuesday night due to Covid-19 complications. Maswanganye was the technical manager at Primedia Broadcasting in Johannesburg.

1 Jul 2021

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