Vizeum SA strengthens its leadership team!

Sthanda Manciya and Marvin Kgasoane have joined Vizeum as the new Business Unit Heads for Vizeum South Africa. They will be responsible for managing core clients. They equally boast over 20 years of media experience having worked with clients such as Unilever, DSTV, MTN, McDonald’s and the Brandhouse. Sthanda and Marvin will be reporting directly…

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Honeywell brand refresh

Honeywell Foods has been a large and firm household favourite for over 20 years. A legacy of restructures, mergers and acquisitions had left the Honeywell Foods Group with a fragmented identity. Berge Farrell was tasked with refreshing the brand’s architecture, Masterbrand logo and packaging which led to the creation of a compelling range solution.

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Assegai Awards 2018 — celebrating greatness

Being the greatest, means showing your competition that you are sharper, smarter and have what it takes. You rise to the top and stand out as the company that delivers and exceeds your clients’ ROI expectations. The results will speak for themselves. In the words of ‘The great one’, Mohamed Ali ‘’Don’t count the days,…

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SA Tourism, FCB Joburg celebrate Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018 success

SA Tourism’s marketing team and marketing partner, FCB Joburg, again proved their mettle at Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018, which drew to a close in Durban on May 10. With high-quality buyers from across the world meeting exhibitors from across the African continent showcasing a variety of tourism products and services, Africa’s Travel Indaba – billed…

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FCB Joburg designer selected to study for masters in Sweden

An FCB Joburg designer, Nontokozo Tshabalala, has beaten out 20 000 applicants to join nine other young South Africans to be awarded a Sweden Institute Study Scholarship (SSIS) to study for her Masters degree in that country. An opportunity to further her chosen profession abroad is not a first for Tshabalala, who was selected while an…

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Company directors, officers urged to re-evaluate their exposure to IT risk — by Escrow Europe managing director, Andrew Stekhoven

‘Directors: The Steinhoff debacle highlights your exposure to personal liability’ was the warning trumpeted in the headline to a recent BGR Pyper Turner newsletter article.  The article referred to the ‘new’ Companies Act of 2008, which promised to place greater accountability and liability burdens on directors and officers (in response to directors being given greater…

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ACA seeks a CEO

The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) is the offi­cial self-regulative representative body for the advertising and communications sector in South Africa. The Association represents advertising and communications agencies that presently contribute approximately 95% of South Africa’s measured ad spend to all stakeholders including, but not limited to, the broader profession, government, the media and…

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