"Our primary focus is to drive the development of smart young people in our industry." AMASA's Johannesburg Outgoing Chairperson, Lyn Jones.

AMASA recognises the need to constantly look at how to evolve the media and advertising industry through its committee, the members, challenges, talent that it nurtures and uplifts, sharing trends and innovation.
We understand the power of collaboration and co-creation, and AMASA is a platform for industry growth, conversation and education.

Our industry is fun, frenetic and fulfilling! Let’s promote it!

 

AMASA

AMASA stands for the Advertising Media Association of South Africa.

AMASA champions the media and advertising industry by focusing on grooming bright young talent, bringing like-minded people together through networking, forums and online conversations.

MEMBERSHIP

The AMASA membership is a collaborative education, information and networking platform for media owners, media agencies, brands, consultants, students, media innovators and strategists in South Africa who represent all the different disciplines of media in agencies and client companies.

NEWS+VIEWS

@mzansimedia makes a pertinent point about the community stations & papers "please will the industry ensure they are represented" & if not?
Tensions growing as the tough questions come out. Audience = price. What does that mean for competition? @mzansimedia

MEMBERSHIP

Are you passionate about the media and advertising industry?

 

Being a member

How to become a Member

EDUCATION

AMASA’s core focus is to attract bright young minds into the exciting world of media, and ensure that the individuals not only excel, but remain within the industry.

Courses & Learnership

Workshops

Textbook & Tools

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 18
    Mar

    Next AMASA Forum 18th March 2015

    Exactly where are we with Audience Research in SA?   Over the past few years we’ve had huge debates on what went wrong with our media research – and who was at fault – and even who paid for it!  Today we know the answers to these questions but more importantly we know that collectively we have… Read more »

  • 14
    May

    AMASA Golf Day

    The 2015 AMASA Golf Day is set for the 14th of May. So keep the date booked, get those clubs out and look out for more information on the upcoming event to book your 4 ball or arrange sponsorship.

  • 16
    Jul

    AMASA Workshop

    More information and dates to follow. Please enquire for more information

NEWS+VIEWS

  • The Iconic Group invests in an a golden asset – Snippet Video

    16 March 2015

    Press release – Johannesburg, 12 March 2015 The Iconic Group invests in an a golden asset – Snippet Video   “Video presents a substantial opportunity for magazine media, in the words of Bloemberg Media CEO Justin Smith, it is a ‘golden asset’ on which companies are taking ‘large bets’. Video presents magazine media companies with… Read more »

  • Invitation to Tender (ES/01/2015) Establishment Survey

    13 March 2015

    NOTICE: Invitation to Tender for the Establishment Survey: Media and Marketing Industry Please click here for more details. ES_Tender Advertisement_Feb 15_FINAL

  • GET YOUR TICKETS FOR THE FIRST EVER AMASA AWARDS WITH ROGER GARLICK GRAND PRIX

    10 October 2014

    On the 16th of October, for the first time in its 40 year history, AMASA (Advertising and Media Association of South Africa) is hosting its own AMASA AWARDS ceremony. The AMASA AWARDS will celebrate ‘all-rounder’ media campaigns; ones which are based on sound insights, underpinned by great ideas, followed through with perfectly executed strategy to… Read more »

  • AMASA COMMITTEE NEWS

    20 February 2014

    2014 brings more positive change as the AMASA Board has been increased. The new board will provide umbrella support to the AMASA committee, whilst focussing on re-writing the AMASA constitution in line with new company legislation and their fiduciary responsibilities. The Board will drive the strategic direction, in collaboration with the committee, to take AMASA… Read more »

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