AFP has a new global editor-in-chief

Agence France-Presse (AFP) has promoted Sophie Huet from deputy news director to global editor-in-chief. 23 Jan 2019

Trinity Broadcasting Network appoints Loyiso Bala

Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) has appointed Loyiso Bala as the channel director of TBN in Africa. 15 Jan 2019

AFP appoints Phil Chetwynd as global news director

Agence France-Presse (AFP) has named British journalist Phil Chetwynd as its global news director in replacement of Michèle Léridon. The appointment is the first time a foreign national has been named for the agency's top editorial position. Chetwynd, who joined the agency in 1996, is currently AFP's editor-in-chief. 10 Jan 2019

Jump appoints new executive producer for LA office

Editorial house Jump has hired Therese Hunsberger to be its executive producer for its office in Los Angeles. The owners of Jump, Luis Moreno and Michael Saia, says Hunsberger's industry experience will help Jump achieve its next wave of success. 27 Nov 2018

Patrice Monti gets promotion at AFP

Agence France-Presse (AFP) has promoted Patrice Monti to director of sales and marketing; he will replace Stéphane Marcovitch. 12 Nov 2018

Media24 makes several new appointments

Media24 has appointed Rika Swart as its CEO of Media24 Print Media, she replaces Ishmet Davidson. Clement Singh has been appointed as the general manager of its news division, Minette Ferreira as general manager of its lifestyle division, Raj Lalbahadur as head of Media24's Project Management Office, Beulah van Rensburg as head of its digital divisions, and Tobie Vermeulen will join the company's Exco as a direct report to the CEO. All appointments are effective 1 November 2018. 15 Oct 2018

Prejlin Naidoo joins Okuhle Media as group managing executive

Prejlin Naidoo is Okuhle Media's new group managing executive. 13 Sep 2018

Debbie McIntyre to head integrated media solutions for Spark Media

Spark Media has promoted Debbie McIntyre to head of integrated media solutions and has made her an exco member of the company. 3 Sep 2018

AFP makes numerous international appointments

Agence France-Presse (AFP) has appointed Marc Braibant as deputy global news director. 19 Jul 2018

Media24 welcomes new chief financial officer

Media24 has appointed Mobasheer Patel as its chief financial officer (CFO); effective 1 September 2018. 3 Jul 2018

Dalila Zein to take over from Fabrice Lacroix at AFP

Dalila Zein will replace Fabrice Lacroix as Agence France-Presse's (AFP) MD. 28 Jun 2018

Rob Abraham steps in as Kagiso Media's interim CEO

Kagiso Media has appointed Rob Abraham as its interim CEO following the departure of group CEO Mark Harris. Harris resigned from his role to pursue new opportunities. Abraham has come out of from retirement to fulfill his role and was previously CEO of Bytes Technology Group. 24 Apr 2018

AFP elects Fabrice Fries as its new chairperson, CEO

Fabrice Fries has been elected as the new chairperson and CEO of the Agence France-Presse (AFP). 13 Apr 2018

Katja Wellen joins Relativ Media as sales account manager

Relativ Media has appointed Katja Wellen as its new sales account manager. 12 Apr 2018

New board members join BCSA

The Brand Council SA (BCSA) has added several new members to its board and management team. 15 Mar 2018

Zia Namooya to serve as Mindshare SA's interim CEO

Mindshare South Africa has appointed Zia Namooya as its new interim CEO. 28 Feb 2018

SABC makes two senior appointments

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has appointed Thamsanqa Zikode as its chief audit executive and Nada Wotshela as the group executive of SABC radio. 5 Dec 2017

ICASA names new acting chairperson

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has selected councillor Paris Mashile as its new acting chairperson. The new appointment comes after the departure of the previous councillor and acting chairperson Rubben Mohlaloga on 5 September 2017. 5 Sep 2017

Kagiso Media makes four executive level appointments

Kagiso Media has made several executive level appointments. 22 Aug 2017

The MediaShop appoints new business unit manager

The MediaShop has appointed Gareth Grant as its new business unit manager; Grant will lead its new Nedbank account. 14 Aug 2017

Wayne Hart joins Atlas Security

Algoa FM's afternoon drive show presenter Wayne Hart has been appointed as a marketing manager at Atlas Security. 19 Jul 2017

North LTD names Gavin Williams as its new creative director, copywriter

The multi-disciplined agency, North LTD has appointed Gavin Williams as its new creative director and copywriter. 15 Jun 2017

WAN-IFRA elects new president, treasurer at 69th annual congress

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers elected several new board members during its 69th annual congress that was held in Durban. 13 Jun 2017

Times Media announces key appointments to management team

Times Media has appointed Reardon Sanderson as GM: sales and marketing and Eben Gewers as deputy GM: sales and marketing. 29 May 2017

The Hardy Boys names Sue Napier as MD

The Hardy Boys have announced the appointment of Sue Napier as its new MD, effective from 1 June. 25 May 2017

Dillon and Meriche to lead AFP Services' revitalisation and business development

In an effort to get started on its revitalisation and business development plan, AFP Services has tasked former MD, Jon Dillon with leading the agency's corporate business development while its former marketing director, Otman Meriche will taking over as MD. 19 Apr 2017

TOCC names Michael O' Rourke as executive director

The One Club for Creativity has named Michael O'Rourke as executive director of ADC Awards and programming. 13 Apr 2017

Loubser swaps print for digital

Huisgenoot editor, Henriëtte Loubser will be taking on the role of Netwerk24 editor from 1 June 2017. 3 Apr 2017

Mediashop appoints new MD for Sandton office

Following its recent office move, The Mediashop has appointed Kgaugelo Maphai as the new MD for its Sandton office. 30 Mar 2017

Marielle Eudes to take Francis Kohn's place as AFP photo director

Marielle Eudes will be replacing Francis Kohn as AFP's photo director in May. 15 Mar 2017

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