January 2016

Dovey appointed CEO Omnicom Media Group Africa

Omnicom Media Group (OMG) has announced that OMG South Africa CEO Josh Dovey will be responsible for the group's media operations in the whole of Sub-Saharan Africa.

Media Update

Pinterest is about to get into video advertising

Pinterest is bringing real video ads to the platform, developing a more traditional format than the Cinematic Pins it launched last year.


Mediamark takes on partnership with Digitata (MeMe) Insights

MeMe Mobile is a USSD-based customer engagement and advertising platform from Digitata Limited.

Media Update

SPARK Media launches Digital Briefcase

SPARK Media, a division of Caxton CTP Limited and a fusion between NAB and Habari Media (digital media specialists), has launched the Digital Briefcase.

Media Update

CEO of Lowe SA steps down

Julian Ribeiro has stepped down as chief executive officer of Lowe & Partners SA. Ribeiro's role involved consolidating the two Lowe agencies in CPT and JHB.