by Carey Finn. The MD of Capacity Relations speaks to us about the changing nature of PR in SA — and how her agency has handled it.
by Herman Manson. marcusbrewster’s service will match a curated pool of comms professionals with brands requiring such expertise short-term.
by MarkLives. South Africa walked off last night with one Lion in Design and one Campaign Lion in Outdoor. Congrats to all!
by Emma King. So what is the answer? How should we be innovating?
by Emma King. Why isn’t the public relations industry in South Africa innovating more?
by Erna George. The question, however, is not should they but do they?
by Rachel Irvine. PR is heading into a crisis, and it’s not the economy — it’s the sorry state of tertiary institutions.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) Where do journalists go as their industry divests from original content? To industry doing the exact opposite, of course — like marketing, to be exact. Tom Manners and his business Clockwork Media are an apt example.
The International Festival of Creativity, Cannes Lions, has held the first of its four awards nights, announcing this year’s winners in the Creative Effectiveness, Direct, Promo & Activation and PR categories. Two bronzes went to FCB South Africa (Johannesburg) for Coca-Cola and the third bronze to TBWA Hunt Lascaris for Tiger Brands.
a trendMARK feature by Francois van Dyk. There is a revolution around the corner facing PR and communications professionals, as modern, more reliable effectiveness measurement standards are introduced.