Janine Hills, Vuma Reputation Management founder and CEO, will step aside as chief executive of the company on 1 June 2019. Palesa Madumo, executive director of strategy, and Tshepo Sefotlhelo, executive director of operations, will succeed her as joint CEOs, and the new company structure will be ratified by the board at the end of […]
Vuma Reputation Management has concluded a BBBEE transaction with three members of the company’s executive team. As a result, the company is now 51% black-owned and 30% black female-owned. Tshepo Sefotlhelo, executive director of operations, Palesa Madumo, executive director of strategy, and Kgomotso Moalusi, executive director of client centricity and media, have acquired the 51% […]
by Sabrina Forbes. Melissa Attree, Palesa Madumo, Bridget Johnson and Mike Abel share their broader thinking on some of the key themes that emerged out of “Marketing Gets Nak*d”.
by MarkLives. Palesa Madumo, Kate Kenny, Reatile Tekateka, Sasha Kupritz and Marisa Louw each share something they believe their PR peers would benefit from reading.
by MarkLives. We ask a handpicked selection of PR execs to each select ONE feature, news article or research report (accessible online) that they believe would benefit their peers to read and why.
The following businesspeople have been appointed to serve on the board of trustees of the Brand South Africa Trust for a period of three years — minus controversial businessman, Ajay Gupta: New members Khanyisile Kweyama, CEO of Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) — chairperson Babalwa Ngonyama, chief executive officer of Sinayo Securities — deputy chairperson […]
TRENDAFRiCA has published its first digital magazine, the TRENDAFRiCA 2014 Trends Annual, featuring the key mega trends and cultural indicators for 2014, in association with JWT Intelligence New York/South Africa. TRENDAFRiCA was recently rebranded from TRENDlives.info to broaden the focus of the start-up trendwatching website to include consumer insight and research and trends on the […]
by MarkLives. Glen Bvuma, Samantha Watt, Larry Khumalo, Sam Swaine and Franco D’Onofrio each share something they believe their PR peers would benefit from reading.
by Herman Manson. We list the agencies you made time to read about here on MarkLives during 2016.
by Oresti Patricios. The current ad from Telkom, by DDB and directed by Figment’s Robin Goode, draws upon both the celebrity and the cute factor.