Month: Sep 2017

Koo Govender appointed Chairperson at AMF

The Advertising Media Forum (AMF) has announced that Koo Govender has been appointed as the industry body’s Chairperson for 2017/18. Board members comprise senior representatives from media groups around the country, each accountable for their own portfolio. “I’m extremely humbled to be appointed in this role, especially taking into consideration the very exciting, albeit challenging […]

Watch Manchester at Old Trafford!

Emerald Resort & Casino has given away three all-expense paid trips to Manchester, England – and there are three more to be won! Lucky winners will have the opportunity to watch one of the biggest premier football clubs in the world, Manchester United, take on Newcastle United in November 2017.  The prize includes an all-expenses […]

Establishment Survey full year results unpacked

On 3 October 2017, the two Peters, Peter Langschmidt and Peter Storrar from the Publisher Research Council (PRC) and Kantar TNS respectively will be presenting the Establishment Survey’s (ES) full year results, which for the first time includes household expenditure.  The ES is a multi-purpose, multi-media survey providing context for all media platforms and all […]

SPARK MEDIA: From Printism to Print-o-vation

Fact – local papers are thriving. Community newspapers have not followed the same declining trend that is affecting other print media. To buck the decline, newspapers must find inventive ways to retain and attract advertisers. And advertisers want innovation. “Historically, creative opportunities in print have been limited,” says SPARK Media’s Strategic Marketing Services Director, Justine […]

Catch DJs Kyle Cassim and Lady Lea at Aquadome’s Indoor Pool Party!

It’s a brilliant showcase of DJ’s this month as Emerald Resort & Casino & Synergy Production House presents the next Hot Beatz Indoor Pool Party at Aquadome on 29 September 2017. A host of performers are set to entertain, including 5FM’s Kyle Cassim and Lady Lea, supported by Classic Tank, T-Skull, Crocks and Max Da […]

Multiple reading occasions halves print’s CPT

Peter Langschmidt, consultant to the PRC (Publisher Research Council), investigates how print’s OTS (Opportunity to See) of around two per reader effectively halves the medium’s Cost per Thousand (CPT).  Print is the only medium where rate cards are based on one OTS (Opportunity to See) per reader, however new research consistently proves that the same […]

Ken Varejes talks tenacity and growing businesses

Ken Varejes, Group CEO of media innovation hub Nfinity, says that many business owners reach a point in their life cycle where growth stagnates and they’re not sure how to progress.   Tenacity is defined in the dictionary as “persistent determination”. This aptly describes the central ethos of the businesses that Ken has taken a vested […]

A day of family fun and entertainment at Emerald Resort & Casino

This September on Heritage Day (24 September 2017), Emerald Resort & Casino will once again be hosting their Family Fun Day. This year however it includes an open air market that celebrates regional talent in the Vaal. Family Fun Day promises to be a trendy, vibrant and friendly affair that features the best local components […]

Defeat the meat and eat for free!

Emerald Resort & Casino’s restaurants High Stakes and Breeze have introduced a challenge to all meat lovers – finish a meal that includes a 2kg  T-bone steak within an hour, get the meal for free and a place on the Wall of Fame. Brave diners visiting the Resort are invited to take on the Emerald […]

Krish Reedoy appointed as Executive Chef at Emerald Resort & Casino

Vastly experienced culinary master chef Krish Reedoy has been appointed as the Executive Chef at Emerald Resort & Casino, responsible for the entire food and beverage management at the Resort. “We would like to welcome Krish Reedoy to the Emerald Resort & Casino management team,” says Tanuja Gangabishun, Marketing Executive at Emerald Resort & Casino. […]