Oct 2023

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  • B&B - L-R 2021, 2022, 2023

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    Boomtown Graphic Designer makes it a hat-trick for Brands & Branding

    Member of the Boomtown Brand Design team, graphic designer Michelle Conway-Cleaves, has designed her third Brands & Branding South Africa in a row – the hat-trick began with Brands & Branding 2021, continued with Brands & Branding 2022 and now, with the publication of Brands & Branding 2023, comes full circle. Boomtown typically briefs two […]

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  • L-R: Mzi Deliwe (Deputy CEO: Provantage); Jacques du Preez (CEO: Provantage); Xhanti-Lomzi Nesi (MD: Provantage Sport); Chris Hitchings (Director: Provantage Sport)

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    Provantage launch Provantage Sport – Xhanti-Lomzi Nesi Appointed as Managing Director

    Provantage, a leader in integrated marketing solutions, has launched Provantage Sport, significantly expanding its reach into the expansive South African sports sponsorship and media arena, which is estimated to generate around R 40-45 billion in annual revenue through activations, sponsorship, media rights, ticketing and hospitality locally. Heading up Provantage Sport as Managing Director is Xhanti-Lomzi […]

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    Effie South Africa and Ipsos Partner to Present 2023 Effie Trends Report

    Effie Awards South Africa proudly announces its partnership with Ipsos, a global leader in research and creative effectiveness, to launch the inaugural Effie South Africa Trends Research Report. This collaboration represents a significant milestone in the South African marketing and advertising sector, providing invaluable insights for entrants, marketers, and advertising agencies. The Effie South Africa […]

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    House of Brave Announces Strategic Rebranding

    The House of Brave, part of the Brave Group, today announced a major rebranding emphasising its independent status as majority Black-owned South African marketing and brand communication agency. This transformation showcases the agency’s commitment to understanding the evolving South African consumer and setting the course for the future. A key highlight of this journey is […]

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    Boomtown Johannesburg wins first Gold Loerie

    The momentum of business wins and growth keeps building with Boomtown Johannesburg winning its first Gold Loerie – a Campaign Craft Gold for South African Non-English Writing for ‘Tiny Truths’, radio work for A Million Girls Foundation. The campaign was conceptualised and written by Creative Director Thule Ngcese and crafted by himself and creative team […]

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    AI app scoops four New Generation Awards

    “It is a real thrill to have won four New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards for developing an application (app)  that uses artificial intelligence (AI),” says Flow Communications chief technology officer Richard Frank. The four awards won in recognition of the app are part of a set of 11 New Generation Social & Digital […]

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  • RAPT Creative’s CEO Garreth van Vuuren makes it to the top at the 2023 M&G’s 200 Young South Africans

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    RAPT Creative: Adland newcomer proves its mettle, again

    RAPT Creative, the agency that opened its doors with three employees just months before the global Covid-19 lockdowns yet emerged from the pandemic years having added international brands like Sol, Miller, Fox, Strongbow, Ballentine’s and Windhoek to its stable and over 100 people to its staff complement, has proven its mettle – again. This achievement, […]

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