APO named as official newswire for Africa Finance & Investment Forum 2015

APO has been named as official newswire of the Africa Finance & Investment Forum 2015 (AFIF), the annual pan-African forum, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa from 24 to 26 November 2015. 6 Jul 2015

Tribeca PR signs Saab Grintek Defence

Saab Grintek Defence has appointed Tribeca Public Relations (Tribeca) to be its strategic communications partner for sub-Saharan Africa. 30 Mar 2015

SES appoints Grey as digital agency across Africa

Following an extensive multi-agency pitch process, Grey has been appointed the digital agency of record for world-leading satellite operator, SES. 17 Feb 2015

Mimecast SA appoints Clockwork Media to manage communications account

It will be business unusual for the IT company, as Clockwork Media's strategy dives into the heart of Mimecast's service offering to represent the brand across the business and technology sectors. 7 Aug 2014

AfricaCom 2013 teams up with Networx PR

Informa Telecoms & Media has reappointed Networx PR to get the word out for the 2013 AfricaCom conference and exhibition taking place in Cape Town 12-14 November. 3 Jul 2013

DUO wins execMobile and Framework One PR accounts

Two additional clients joined DUO Marketing + Communications, an IT PR agency serving B2B clients across SA, Nigeria and Kenya. 17 May 2013

M&C Saatchi appointed by EFC AFRICA

The South African arm of M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment (MCSE) is to be responsible for PR and communications on behalf of mixed martial arts organisation EFC Africa and its contracted athletes. 9 Apr 2013

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group signs with marcusbrewster

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has appointed the PR firm of marcusbrewster to manage the corporate PR account for its Africa Business Development division. 2 Feb 2012

New accounts for Havas Sports & Entertainment

Havas Sports & Entertainment conceptualised and managed and implemented the DStv BoxOffice launch to media and key stakeholders. 28 Sep 2011

New Africa Analysis gearing up in South Africa

New magazine to launch in South Africa with a progressive view of Africa The UK based 'New Africa Analysis' the fortnightly magazine on progressive Africa is extending its reach by launching into South Africa. 'New Africa Analysis' is among the most well-written, balanced and informative news sources on Africa. 1 Oct 2010

M & C Saatchi Abel gains new account

Maarten Van Den Nieuwenhuijsen Regional Director Southern Africa for The Rezidor Hotel Group announced that he had appointed M & C Saatchi Abel to handle his brands for both South Africa as well as the African Continent. 10 Mar 2010

Realm Digital appoints MBP

Realm Digital, a software development solutions firm, has appointed Marcus Brewster Publicity (MBP) as its PR agency. 21 Jan 2009

Moringa Ogilvy has been awarded Warid Telecom account in Uganda.
22 Jan 2008

Catalyst Publicity and Events wins BBDO Cape Town account

Cape Town-based PR agency, Catalyst Publicity and Events has been awarded the BBDO Cape Town corporate PR account with effect from March 2007. 14 Mar 2007

Zimbali Coastal Resort appoints Hunt PR

South Africa’s premier coastal residential and resort development, Zimbali Coastal Resort, recently appointed Durban-based agency Hunt PR to handle all aspects of its extensive public relations portfolio. 9 Mar 2007

BulkSMS.com affirms its faith in Red Ribbon Communications

BulkSMS.com has re-appointed Red Ribbon Communications to handle its marketing and PR in South African and the UK for 2007. 1 Mar 2007

Red Ribbon Communications secures new account

Red Ribbon Communications has been appointed by The Coaching Café to handle their marketing and PR from February 2007. 19 Feb 2007

Triple account gain for Trinitas

Trinitas Consulting recently obtained three new accounts in just one week! Trinitas gained the public relations accounts for Ambit Recruitment, Currin’t Events and Pattern Matched Technologies. 16 Feb 2007

The Public Service Commission appoints Britespark Communications

The Public Service Commission (PSC) and the Public Service Commission Bargaining Council (PSCBC) have appointed Midrand based PR Agency, Britespark Communications to organize, manage and ensure the efficient running of their first joint International Biennial Conference to be held in Johannesburg from 26th to 28th March 2007. 9 Feb 2007

HMC Seswa partners with African Heritage Foundation

HMC Seswa has announced that it has joined forces with the African Heritage Foundation (AHF) Trust - a non-profit organisation whose main objective is to identify and address national and international socio-economic issues and assist in these resolutions in the interests of the development of South Africa. AHF will be spearheading a lot of new exciting programmes for the year ahead such as the International Trade Development for SA, International Cultural Exchanges, and other socio-economic development projects to empower South African and Africa as a whole. 6 Feb 2007

Relais & Châteaux appoints The P.R Team

Relais & Châteaux Southern Africa and Indian Ocean Islands has appointed The P.R Team to manage its corporate public relations and publicity requirements. 26 Jan 2007

HMC Seswa concludes 2006 with a succession of big wins

HMC Seswa, IT and business-to-business specialist PR company, has announced a number of new business wins in the final quarter of 2006. 12 Dec 2006

Microsoft SA extends PR offering with Kilimanjaro

Microsoft South Africa has extended its relationship with Kilimanjaro to include PR for its consumer hardware and software, including keyboards, mice, Encarta and the LifeCam range. 27 Nov 2006

Kezi Communications wraps up 2006 with three new account wins

The three accounts: thatseasy.co.za (an innovative new online presence in SA), ProdStrat (product management) and ssir (online courses), look set to expand Kezi Communications' reach into the SMME, advertising and education markets. 24 Nov 2006

Santé appoints Jenny Handley Promotions

Cape-based PR company, Jenny Handley Promotions, has secured the PR and brand management account for the Santé Winelands Hotel and Wellness Centre, a five star deluxe property owned by the Fidentia Group. 21 Nov 2006

Double account gain for Magna Carta, Cape Town

Corporate, financial and brand public relations agency, Magna Carta Cape Town have added the following two new clients to its portfolio:

  • Robertson & Caine, one of the world's largest manufacturers of luxury boats;
  • PRONTO condoms, a new innovation enabling the application of a condom in about three seconds flat without removing the condom from the package. 21 Nov 2006

  • SACC pops the cork with Marlene Truter Communications

    The South African Cork Council (SACC) has appointed Marlene Truter Communications to spearhead the organisation's PR and communications drive over the next 12 months. 14 Nov 2006

    Manley Communications to run SA PR campaign for Artseasons 2007

    South Africa, Cape Town, November 2006 - Manley Communications in association with Michelle McLean PR and Events has won the account to represent Artseasons 2007, which is to be held in South Africa in February 2007. 14 Nov 2006

    Splash out in Knysna

    Splash PR has launched an office in Knysna to complement its operation in Cape Town, and to offer a point of contact for clients and the media based on the Garden Route. 9 Nov 2006

    The Lime Envelope secures two new accounts

    The Lime Envelope is thrilled to announce that it has secured two new accounts - Creative Technologies (a world leader in digital entertainment products for the personal computer and the Internet) and Multipath (call centre specialists). 3 Nov 2006

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