Reminder: Loeries Creative Week programme has been amended with awards Friday and Saturday night

Don’t miss out on the biggest creative gathering across Africa and the Middle East.   Loeries is reminding everyone that the Creative Week programme has been adjusted this year to help you make the most of your time in Durban.  MasterClasses are on Thursday, the DStv Seminar of Creativity on Friday, and Awards Ceremonies are now on Friday and Saturday night.  …

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Vizeum CPT appoints a new managing director

Vizeum SA is excited to announce the appointment of Anne Van Rensburg. Starting on the 2nd of July 2018, Anne’s new role will involve taking on the leadership of Vizeum Cape Town as Managing Director.  Anne will assist Kelvin Storie (Group Managing Director Vizeum) in the growth of Vizeum Cape Town and further strengthening the…

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Robin Adams joins Egg Films

Commercials director Robin Adams has joined the nest at Egg Films, where he’s teamed up with producer Kerry Hosford and already finished his first successful flight. After graduating from AFDA Cape Town with honours, Robin’s first ad, Ster Kinekor Vision Mission My Son The Flyer, won five M-Net TAG Awards, including Best Newcomer and Best…

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FCB Joburg’s TVC for Toyota’s new SUV a ‘total rush’

FCB Joburg’s television commercial launching Toyota South Africa’s new compact SUV is a ‘total rush’, pun intended. Dubbed ‘Rush Squad’, the TVC was created by Creative Director Tian van den Heever, Art Directors Georja Romano & Fezi Mpembe and Copywriters Tracy-Lynn King & Nhlanhla Ngcobo off a brief put together by Toyota SA’s Senior Manager…

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Computer-generated influencers: How far is too far?

Over a million followers, a designer wardrobe and world-wide Instagram fame aren’t common for a 19-year-old. But Lil Miquela is a model from California and a CGI: a computer-generated influencer.  Created by Brud, an artificial intelligence (AI) startup, Lil Miquela’s posts highlight the latest fashions and the hottest events. She isn’t the only one of…

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Meet Ramsey Naja

Don’t miss Ramsey Naja, CCO at J. Walter Thompson Middle East & Africa, Lebanon at the DStv International Seminar of Creativity on Friday 17 August. More about Ramsey #Loeries2018 Integrated and Print & Out of Home Judge. Under his stewardship, his agency has become one of the region’s most awarded networks and JWT is ranked 5th in the…

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Data protection in South Africa — sleep a little easier

Many facets of the digital ecosystem are complex and fragmented but, as the opaque and largely unverified world of data collection comes under scrutiny and the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force in Europe, ignoring a data’s source is no longer an option. This is a new era of transparency, verification and…

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