Blog – Industry


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The Advertising and Media Association of South Africa (AMASA) has announced that entries for the 2018 AMASA AWARDS are now open and that an exciting new award, the AMASA AGENCY OF THE YEAR AWARD, has been added to the programme. The annual AMASA AWARDS celebrate excellence in media strategy, media planning and the creative and… Read more »

Finalists for AMASA Awards announced

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The shortlist for the highly anticipated AMASA Awards taking place on the 10th October 2018 is finally here!  A record number of entries have been received this year from specialists across media, creative, direct, PR and specialist agencies. “This year’s edition has seen a record number of entries making 2018 the most competitive iteration yet,”… Read more »

Kaya FM headline sponsor for prestigious AMASA Awards

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AMASA (the Advertising and Media Association of South Africa) is delighted to announce that Kaya FM will once again sponsor the Roger Garlick Grand Prix for the AMASA Awards 2018, for a third consecutive year. “The Roger Garlick Award is the pinnacle of our accolades and is awarded annually to the overall Campaign of the… Read more »

Join us at the next #AMASAForum, Wednesday 3rd of February

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With the AMASA Awards behind us and Cannes Lions upon us, we’re all looking for opportunities to enter awards. But come awards season and submission time – the question arises – Who’s Idea was this? Media and creative agencies often have similar objectives of finding ‘the big idea’ that will help sell the brand to… Read more »

MTN to sponsor Most Media Owners Award Africa category award

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MTN is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Most Media Owners Award in the newly introduced Africa category. MTN’s sponsorship of ‘The Best Media Owner in Africa Award’ pays tribute to the industry that has been instrumental to the growth of the MTN brand. The MOST Awards is an independent web-based survey that was… Read more »

The Media Online snatches increasing digital space

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TheMediaOnline is broadening its digital reach , having increased its unique user base by 46% in  April alone, having scored more than 34 000 site visits, 53 000 page views and more than 5 000, twice weekly, newsletter subscriptions. This represents a 41% site visit increase and a 31% page view increase, month on month…. Read more »

21st Century Full-Service Marketing Agencies

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Before I begin with whatever hogwash will come out of my head today, let me start off with this very simple and hopefully not too scary statement. First and foremost, I have never worked in a media, creative, strategic or any other agency for that matter. In fact, due to my working for a media… Read more »