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On the 20th July at a prestigious white tie gala event held at the Sandton Convention Centre, the Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) hosted the 2015 APEX awards gala dinner. Much was celebrated including the 20th anniversary of the awards.
When people relax in front of their TVs, they feel most at home when the programmes they are watching are in their home language, depicting their culture. And that is why kykNET is once again sponsoring the Pendoring Advertising Awards as Platinum sponsor. It is all about Afrikaans.
On Thursday 9th July 2015, The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) held its 68th Annual General Meeting when the following captains of industry were elected to the Board of Directors for 2015/2016.
Bonitas, the open medical aid with the highest claims pay-out in South Africa, is ‘diving’ straight through the clutter on the country’s television screens with a commercial from FCB Joburg to remind viewers of its focus – no frills, just great medical aid.
The importance of family for marketers and brand managers is undisputed. They are our bread and butter; from the life policy that leaves a lasting legacy for loved ones to the frozen vegetables we want on their dinner tables.
The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) announced the retirement of industry stalwart, author and respected academic Dr. Ludi Koekemoer – Principal and MD of the ACA’s AAA School of Advertising – effective from the 31st August 2015.
In an agency where insight, idea and impact is core to its culture and creative product, Y&R South Africa is thrilled to have renowned ad-man, Alistair Duff, join the team as head of strategy, responsible for agency clients nationally.
The universal theme of why and how people earn, save and spend money is beautifully illustrated in ABSA’s new music video “Save for Change.”
Save money, budget for upcoming expenses and manage your cashflow like a pro. You can use these apps to turn your mobile device into a personal finance advisor that’ll help you identify where and when you overspend and how you start saving the smart way.
The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) has announced that tickets are on sale for the 2015 APEX awards gala event that is taking place on 20 July 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.
Despite tough macro-economic conditions, Promise has achieved 24% growth in revenue across the group over the past financial year. This includes an astonishing 80% increase from the digital division, Promise Digital.
A new appointment in the leadership of Shift Joe Public signals more growth for the strategically lead design agency. Terri-Leigh Blomeyer, joined the creative talents at Shift Joe Public as the agency’s managing director in March this year.
Specialist Out-of-Home (OOH) Communications Agency, Posterscope, and its specialist partners Outdoor Auditors are currently in the field auditing billboards across South Africa.
This year saw a strong Joe Public delegation attending Cannes, along with attendees from clients Clover and Nedbank.
Labstore South Africa, the shopper-marketing business unit of Y&R South Africa, recently won a highly coveted trio of brands in the General Mills stable: Häagen-Dazs, Old El Paso and Nature Valley original granola bars.
Following this year’s Cannes International Festival of Creativity, Y&R South Africa has achieved its best-ever ranking in the Creative Circle Ranking for Group Agencies in South Africa.
There are only 28 days left to enter the Pendoring Advertising Awards! If you dream of the R100 000 Prestige prize and how a Pendoring award can give your career a real boost, don’t delay and get your entry ready.
Visa has brought RADAR on board as one of its specialist BTL agencies in South Africa.
The Friday Street Club has been brought on board by Edward Snell as the PR agency of record in South Africa for the Remy Martin brand and the Remy-Cointreau niche brand portfolio (consisting of The Botanist gin, Mount Gay rum and Bruichladdich whisky).
The judges for this year’s Pendoring Advertising Awards have been appointed and represent some of the top creatives in the country, as well as some of the best and most awarded agencies in South Africa.