New board members for MDDA board
President Jacob Zuma has appointed Nkgakga Monare and Tasneem Carrim as members of the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) Board. This was done in terms of section 4 (1) (c) read with section 7 (2) of the Media Development and Diversity Agency, Act 2002. Carrim is the current... Read more
Land Rover now official partner to Springboks
Land Rover has announced that it is the new associate sponsor and official vehicle partner for the highest level of South African rugby. Land Rover enjoys a long-standing relationship with global rugby which spans over twenty years. This ranges from supporting the sport at a grass roots level, all... Read more
SA launches marketing achievement awards
A brand new South African marketing award that honours vision and innovation in a field where the parameters have been inexorably altered has been launched. The Marketing Achievement Award will reward those pioneers taking bold steps to grow and redefine the ever-changing South African marketing landscape. The winning marketers... Read more
Shopfitting: Art and science meet
Adam Dembovsky, Innovation Factory’s Managing Director says that the perfect shop fittings are at the juncture of where art and science meet. In a dream store, form follows function in the most aesthetically pleasing way to create a lasting impression on clients. Your storefront is an invitation for prospective... Read more
Have your say on SABC editorial news policy
As the deadline for inputs towards the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) news editorial policies looms, Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has encouraged young women to share their views by contributing towards the policies. “Download the draft editorial policy from the SABC website and share that with your communities, have... Read more
Dude TradePort calls for ad agency
In the latest government tender bulletin, the Dube TradePort Corporation (DTPC) has called for suitably experienced service providers to tender for the appointment of an Advertising Agency to develop highly effective marketing strategies and creative rollout, for a period of 3 years that support the organisation’s strategic objectives. The Dube TradePort Corporation is... Read more
SA launches marketing achievement awards
A brand new South African marketing award that honours vision and innovation in a field where the parameters have been inexorably altered has been launched. The Marketing Achievement Award will reward those pioneers taking bold steps to grow and redefine the ever-changing South African marketing landscape. The winning marketers... Read more
Assegai awards bags repeat sponsor
Following a successful launch of the “world’s first” Agency Credentials Award in 2016, the IAS will continue to sponsor the IAS Agency Credentials award category in this year’s Assegai Awards. The aim of the award is to recognise an agency’s credentials set – written credentials document as well as... Read more
Media key to building a better SA
Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the role of media is to ensure access to information which is essential to the health of South Africa’s democracy and its development. “We need a media that joins us in building a united, non-racial, non-sexist, democratic and prosperous society – a South Africa... Read more
Entries open for environmental media awards, environmentalist of the year
The South African Breweries (SAB) has opened entries for the annual SAB Environmental Media Awards and Environmentalist of the Year 2017. Now in its 29th year, the Awards were started by the late conservationist Dr Ian Player to recognise members of the media in reporting on environmental matters in video,... Read more