Kaya FM, SPARK Media, OMD, Mediamark and Ebony+Ivory sponsor MOST

The MOST Awards, now in its ninth year, is a much anticipated annual celebration of excellence in service delivery, knowledge and innovation in the media sector. The success and credibility of this initiative is due, in large part, to the continued support of its loyal sponsors. This year the winners will be announced on 14 September 2017 at The Wanderers Club in Illovo, Johannesburg and guests can expect a unique, bespoke experience hosted by innovative sponsors.

Konica Minolta South Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bidvest Group of Companies, recently announced that it would be leveraging off its proven, world-class printing technology to break into the local labeling and packaging industries. 

Hendrick’s gin guides how to cut the perfect cucumber this world cucumber day

Hendrick’s Gin shares the secret on how to cut your cucumber on World Cucumber Day

14 June 2017 marks World Cucumber Day and Hendrick’s Gin plans to forever enhance your life by acclaiming the pleasures of the unusual slice. We declare the importance of cucumbers role in a Hendrick’s Gin and Tonic and share a quick guideline to cutting the perfect slice.

Mark Willis the new Area Senior Vice President for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa.

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Willis as the new Area Senior Vice President for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. 

In his new role, Willis assumes responsibilities for the African continent, in addition to the Middle East & Turkey.

MediaCom sponsors winners’ champagne at MOST

MediaCom has come on board as a sponsor of the ninth annual MOST Awards, ensuring that this year’s winners have an ample supply of bubbly with which to celebrate their achievement. Directly after the awards ceremony, the top winners will be invited to an exclusive area with champagne on ice, to celebrate, network and participate in media interviews, before they join in with the general celebrations.

Ask Afrika partners with the FIA Awards in financial services benchmark

Ask Afrika partnered with the Financial Intermediaries Association of Southern Africa (FIA) to conduct the research survey that culminated in the highly anticipated 2017 FIA Awards ceremony, held on 8 June 2017 at the Sandton Convention Centre. The Awards celebrate the financial services brands that provide the best overall product, relationship and service to the country’s financial advisors and insurance brokers.

FCB Joburg Helps South African Tourism Launch New Product, New Campaign

FCB Joburg helped South African Tourism launch two new initiatives to delegates at INDABA 2017 last month.

The first of these, called Good Times in a Box, is intended to stimulate domestic tourism by revolutionising the way the hospitality and tourism industry packages itself.

TOYOTA 86 potentially sets new Guinness world record

Gerotek Testing Facility, Pretoria West, South Africa - In a feat or bravery, determination and sheer concentration, seasoned motoring journalist Jesse Adams of Star Motoring fame, has potentially set a new Guinness World Record for the longest drift in a motor vehicle.

Brand South Africa calls on citizens for humanitarian support

The Western Cape Province is tackling massive wild fires in the Knysna area and after overcoming rain storms in the city which left thousands of local residents displaced. Although the storms have subsided the wild fires continue to cause havoc and a number of homes have already been burned down with over 10 000 residents being evacuated.

The math program that is changing paradigms worldwide is now available in South Africa

  • The ‘Uber' of  maths learning, Smartick, has enabled eight out of ten students between the ages of 4 and 14 to improve their grades.
  • 94% of children using the Smartick methodology improve their calculation, reasoning and problem-solving skills with just 15 minute daily practice.
  • The method is a pioneer in applying Artificial Intelligence to education that studies the child’s learning style.
  • Smartick has been chosen among the 2016 Top 30 best global startups in New York by The Next Web.
Smartick, the online afterschool math program, supported by the European Union, arrives in South Africa with extraordinary results and high expectations.