Month: Sep 2018

PRC and Nielsen launch first fused survey in South Africa

The PRC (Publisher Research Council) and Nielsen launched the first ever fused dataset in South Africa at packed out launch events in Johannesburg and Cape Town. This new and comprehensive brand dataset is changing the face of research in this country while adapting to current consumer behaviour. According to Jonathon Wells, Senior VP at Nielsen […]

Emerald makes a difference to education

The winners of Emerald Resort & Casino’s annual readathon challenge have been announced as Mqiniswa Primary, Batloung Primary School  and Dr Molefi Oliphant Secondary Schools which have reaped great rewards as a result of their learners acing their reading categories. This challenge was aimed at local schools in the Sedibeng area. Ten schools put their three […]

Does big data make us understand less?

Isla Prentis, Business Unit Manager at The MediaShop says that Big Data was pegged as a trend at the beginning of this year. For the sixth year in row. Something’s wrong with this picture. “Understanding is deeper than knowledge. There are many people who know you but very few understand you.” I came across this anonymous […]

Good times at Emerald’s 20th birthday bash!

Good weather, good friends, good entertainment and good times as over 6000 visitors attended Emerald Resort & Casino’s 20th birthday celebration and annual Family Fun Day this last weekend.Emerald Resort & Casino was particularly excited to share this day of celebration with all their guests, friends and family as they turned 20, and what a […]

Data fusion launches!

The PRC (Publisher Research Council) and Nielsen’s first fused dataset, comprising PAMS (Publisher Audience Measurement Survey) and CPS (Consumer Panel Survey) will be launched this month on Wednesday 26 September in Johannesburg and Friday 28 September in Cape Town.  #Fusion2018, the newly fused PRC PAMS and Nielsen CPS data is an exciting innovation in South […]

AdColony wins big at The MOST Awards!

AdColony South Africa, one of Nfinity Media’s investments, has been named Overall Media Owner of the Year and Digital Media Owner of the Year at the 2018 MOST Awards. AdColony SA’s Head of Sales Mike van Tonder was also named Rising Star of the Year in the media owner category. Globally, the company is one […]

Emerald brings the best Craft Beer

‘Emerald on Tap’, on 29 September at the Emerald Arena, celebrates craft beer, gin, wine and cocktails. Look forward to a variety of drinks on tap, live entertainment and appetising food items.This one day showcase and tasting extravaganza of eight craft breweries producing 30 different beers is a great opportunity for beer connoisseurs and those […]

SPARK Media wins at Most 2018

SPARK Media has won the highly competitive newspaper category at The 2018 MOST Awards. “This has been a complete team effort and we’re extremely excited to have been declared the winners of the newspaper category,” says Gill Randall, Joint CEO of SPARK Media. “We’re extremely happy that our firm belief in revolutionary, evidence-based marketing principles […]

The MediaShop wins Media Agency of the Year and Decade!

At this year’s tenth anniversary of The MOST Awards, The MediaShop was crowned the inaugural Media Agency of the Decade, Full Service Media Agency of the Year and Overall Media Agency of the Year.  “The MediaShop’s 30th birthday year is turning out to be pretty incredible, this is really the perfect icing on the cake […]

Tickets available for #AMASAAwards2018

Calling all media magicians! BUY TICKETS NOW for the highly anticipated AMASA 2018 Gala awards & dinner now to avoid disappointment. To add to the magic of this year’s event, AMASA AWARDS will be presenting the first AMASA AGENCY OF THE YEAR AWARD, honouring the highest scoring agency assessed by a panel of industry experts. […]