by MarkLives. A new monthly column in which we ask key industry execs for their thoughts on relevant issues facing the ad industry.
Following a record number of entries from South Africa’s marketers, agencies, publishers and individual, the finalists for the eighth IAB Bookmark Awards have been announced. The 2016 awards ceremony will take place on 3 March 2016 from 7pm at Turbine Hall in Newtown, Johannesburg. Comments Josephine Buys, CEO of IAB SA, “The calibre of this […]
by Herman Manson. Lowe + Partners SA has rebranded as MullenLowe SA as part of a worldwide rebranding effort by the agency network.
Cannes Lions 2015 has announced winners in the Direct, Mobile, Promo & Activation and Press categories.
by Colwyn Elder (@colwynelder) Of note is that the UK’s IPA Effectiveness Awards has recently announced a new category prize in 2016 to recognise those commercial campaigns that generate not only economic value, but also value to society.
A new business annual — #TheFutureByDesign — launches today. The magazine intends to stimulate discourse in the advertising and marketing sectors about smart design thinking and about how intelligence may help create elegant solutions to the challenges and opportunities presented to tomorrow’s Africa today. A digital publication, #TheFutureByDesign is published by brand, media and digital intelligence […]
by Herman Manson (@marklives) The annual poll by the MarkLives team amongst South Africa’s leading agency executives has already revealed which agencies, agency leaders and creatives are most admired by regional peers. This set today’s results rather nicely. Which city will play host to the most admired agency an ad execs in the country? Will it be Johannesburg with Joe Public or Cape Town with Ogilvy Cape Town?
The shortlist for the 2013 Bookmarks Awards have been announced. The final winners will be announced 14 November at the Artscape Theatre in Cape Town.
Design Annotator with Uno de Waal is a new column featuring the top design work from South Africa’s biggest online creative showcase, Between 10 and 5, curated by Publisher Uno de Waal @Unodewaal.
June is always a special month for us at Between 10and5. This month we focus on projects that young people are doing, or projects that involve the youth in some way. I’m really excited to bring you the best of what the next generation of South African creatives are bringing to the table. We also have some great illustration work as always, and a personal favourite of mine is the street photography coming from Durban.