May 2017

GroupM names Lindsay Pattison chief transformation officer to lead group-wide change initiative

According to the agency holding group, Pattison will lead a number of change programs across its agency structures.

The Drum

The numbers behind Google’s online empire

More than two billion Android devices are actively used around the world and six of Google’s services have reached over 1 billion users.


New ad platform for brands in Africa

Brands will now be able to utilise the Truecaller app to reach more than 40 million users in Africa through Truecaller Ads.


New online calculator tracks economic impact of events, festivals

SACO will enable SA festival and event organisers to track the economic impact of their events by launching the online SA Festival Economic Impact Calculator (SAFEIC).


Darren Scott joins OFM

He will be at the helm from 3 July as the host of the brand-new afternoon drive show, Just Plain Drive.