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  • You should probably take me seriously

    Penquin‘s social media manager, Nicole Glover, dives into some misunderstandings about social media teams and 6 FAQs you should know the answers to. Until very recently, many have seen social media platforms as a place for bored students and office workers to procrastinate, a place where parents post way too many pictures of their kids, […]

  • AAA School Of Advertising Johannesburg Campus has a new address

     The AAA School of Advertising today announces the move of its Johannesburg campus to Braes Office park, 3 Eaton Road, Bryanston.    The new Johannesburg campus of the AAA School of Advertising is now located within what is fast becoming the heart of ‘ad land’, where a number of leading brands and communications and media […]

  • SAB offers small business free advertising space on billboard

    Local entrepreneurs are being given a unique platform during Global Entrepreneurship Month to showcase and promote, at no cost to them, their businesses on an electronic street billboard constructed by the South African Breweries (SAB).  SAB is offering small and medium businesses (SMME’s) free advertising on the billboard beginning 10 November until early December 2017. […]

  • Movember and the Rise of the Metro Male

    Movember is so much more than just ‘the only time it’s socially acceptable for men to sport sleazy upper-lip hair’. It’s about raising awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men’s suicide. Interestingly enough, SPARK Media’s research has found that South African men are indeed becoming increasingly focused on their […]

  • Simplicity to the power of three

    By Glen Meier,  Strategic Director, Boomtown A lot has changed since Henry Ford said: ‘you can have any colour as long as its black.’ Today consumers are spoilt for choice. The question is: is the increasing number of options stimulating purchase, or causing purchase-paralysis? Product choice, marketing messages and media competing for our attention inundate […]

  • Transit Ads™ implements OOH campaign for SPAR Money Transfers

    To promote its Instant Money transfer service offering to a wide-ranging target audience, SPAR has implemented an out of home campaign with Transit Ads™. Says John Goncalves of Transit Ads™, “SPAR has partnered with Transit Ads™ on a variety of marketing projects in the past, and now they’ve partnered with us to ensure that millions […]

  • Mirror, mirror on the wall who is the most successful of them all?

    Building a business is not much of a fairytale, but it can be one of the best journeys ever. While it is often stressful, small businesses are often crafted with a personal passion and more often than not, these same businesses support the livelihood of a family, making its success vital. In its recent National […]

  • Wunderman SSA appoints Kagiso Musi

    Wunderman Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) welcomes Kagiso Musi as the digital agency’s chief client officer (CCO) and managing director (MD) of Fluid, the WPP agency established to service the Telkom account. An astute marketing and communications executive with over 16 years of operational and management experience in various influential leadership roles, Musi boasts a remarkable business […]


  • Toyota Hilux Kipling-Inspired Commercial
    Toyota Hilux Kipling-Inspired Commercial
  • Put a little F1 in your Tank
    Put a little F1 in your Tank
    The fast-paced and impactful TVC, conceptualised by FCB Cape Town
  • TBWA Hunt Lascaris's new Nissan advert
    TBWA Hunt Lascaris's new Nissan advert
    TBWA Hunt Lascaris brings Nissan’s latest ICC Champions Trophy ad to life
  • Award-Winning FCB is back in a new campaign for CANSA
    Award-Winning FCB is back in a new campaign for CANSA
    Currently airing in South Africa, “Back to Normal” features Jabu’s left testicle and Darryl’s right testicle.
  • Taste Never Goes Out Of Style
    Taste Never Goes Out Of Style
    Weylandts has launched its new advertising campaign for 2017