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Joe Public tops the 2019 Pendoring rankings
The official rankings of the 2019 Pendoring Awards, held at the UJ Arts Centre last week, have been released. The rankings provide an overview of the performance of agencies and schools based on advertising and brand communications content submitted to this year's awards. 27 Nov 2019 Read more

#Pendoring2019: Congratulations, Dorings!
It was a night filled with cultural celebration, thrilling entertainment and big wins at the UJ Arts Centre as the best creatives in Johannesburg gathered to celebrate creativity in our indigenous languages at the 24th Pendoring Indigenous Advertising Awards, which took place on 31 October 2019. 4 Nov 2019 Read more

The Pendoring Awards to celebrate creative work in indigenous languages on 31 October at UJ Art Centre
Celebrate the best indigenous language creative work with the 2019 Pendoring Awards. Exceptional work created in South Africa's 10 indigenous national languages will be awarded Gold or Silver Pendorings, with the highlight of the evening being the Prestigious Umpetha Award. Winners will be announced at this year's prestigious gala scheduled to take place on 31 October 2019 at the University of Johannesburg's Art Centre. Ticket sales for the awards ceremony have officially opened and are available for purchase on 28 Oct 2019 Read more

Skud solank die vere reg vir nog 'n glansryke Pendoring-bekroningsaand
Soos die afgelope 21 jaar, beloof die Pendoring Reklametoekennings se bekroningsaand - op Vrydag, 27 Oktober 2017 - om vanjaar weer 'n reklame-opskop sonder weerga te wees. Nie net gaan die beste bemarkingskommunikasie in Suid-Afrika se inheemse tale bekroon en gevier word nie; vermaak deur van die land se voorste kunstenaars en groepe soos die komediant Pietman die Skot, SA's Got Talent-wenner DJ Arch Jnr, die kletsrym- /hiphop-groep Bittereinder en die SAMA-benoemde kletsrymer Zubz, kitaar-en-viool-duo DECA en The Voice-ster Sofaya, beloof ook om vir 'n onvergeetlike aand te sorg. 11 Oct 2017 Read more

It's all systems go for Pendoring's glittering gala event
For the past 21 years, the glittering gala event of the Pendoring Advertising Awards has been a firm favourite on the advertising calendar. This year's awards ceremony on 27 October 2017 at Vodacom World, Midrand, promises to be yet another unparalleled advertising extravaganza. 11 Oct 2017 Read more

Mzansi Magic continues to delight viewers with prime local content... making its debut as Pendoring sponsor
By providing a wide range of prime, local-content programmes in six South African languages, TV channel Mzansi Magic (161) has earned itself the sought-after position of ‘most viewed' on the DStv bouquet in a relatively short span of seven years. 28 Sep 2017 Read more

Sum of 21 set to produce pulsating audiovisual content for Pendoring gala event
In line with its commitment to promote and reward excellence in the advertising industry and encourage and develop young talent - South Africa's future creative/industry leaders - the Pendoring Advertising Awards have appointed Sum of 21 Academy, skills development school of Etiket Brand Design, to produce the audiovisual (AV) presentation for its prestigious gala event on 27 October 2017. 31 Aug 2017 Read more

Virseker backs Pendoring all the way
South Africa's only proudly Afrikaans insurance brand, Virseker, underlined its passion for the language with the announcement of its co-sponsorship of the 2017 Pendoring Advertising Awards. It is Virseker's debut as a Pendoring sponsor. 11 Aug 2017 Read more

Miami, here I come!
2016 Pendoring Umpetha-winner embarks on a new advertising adventure in the USA 25 Jul 2017 Read more

2017 Pendoring judges seasoned experts
Entries for the 2017 Pendoring Advertising Awards, which promotes and rewards excellence in indigenous language advertising, will once again be judged by the cream of South Africa's creative crop. 21 Jul 2017 Read more

2017 Pendoring-beoordelaars gesoute reklameskeppers
Inskrywings vir die 2017 Pendoring Reklametoekennings vir die bevordering en bekroning van voortreflike inheemsetaal-reklame, gaan weer eens deur die room van Suid-Afrika se skeppendes beoordeel word. 21 Jul 2017 Read more

Pendoring Prestige Award winner revels in her Texan adventure
“From riveting short films to Spiderman karaoke at SXSW” 24 May 2017 Read more

If vernacular advertising performs well, the results cannot be ignored
“Afrikaans and indigenous advertising are increasingly under pressure owing to globalisation. It can only survive if it sets creative standards that other people would want to emulate and if it can reach different target markets so effectively that the results simply cannot be ignored. If all role-players who deem this important, joined forces and focused on working towards this end, we could assist in ensuring the future of our indigenous advertising industry.” 23 May 2017 Read more

2015 Pendoring winners: King James Group walks away with Prestige Award
A captivating, topical and highly effective campaign by King James Group for the Sanlam Music Festival (Sanlam Musiekfees) garnered Pendoring's highest honour - the Prestige Award - at the 20th Pendoring Advertising Award ceremony. 2 Nov 2015 Read more

84 finaliste ding mee on gesogte Pendoring-trofee
Nie minder nie as 84 finaliste ding mee om 'n gesogte Pendoring-trofee. Die wenners word op 30 Oktober by die twintigste Pendoring-bekroningsaand by Vodacom World in Midrand aangekondig. 23 Sep 2015 Read more

84 finalists competing for sought-after Pendoring trophy
No less than 84 finalists will be competing for the honour of winning a sought-after Pendoring trophy at Pendoring's 20th Awards ceremony, which will be held at Vodacom World in Midrand on 30 October. 23 Sep 2015 Read more

The mother of all parties is waiting!
It's time again for the party of the year - the glittering event of the Pendoring Advertising Awards at Vodacom World in Midrand on Friday, 30 October. And with Pendoring celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the gala event promises to be the mother of all parties! 9 Sep 2015 Read more

Jol van die jaar
Dis weer tyd vir die jol van die jaar - Pendoring-reklametoekennings se glansryke bekroningsaand op Vrydag 30 Oktober by Vodacom World in Midrand. En met Pendoring wat vanjaar sy 20ste verjaardag vier, kan dit nie anders as om die moeder van alle jolle te wees nie! 9 Sep 2015 Read more

Media24's loyal Afrikaans audience remains a priority
In a fast-changing world that makes constant demands on audiences, it's important to give loyal Afrikaans audiences great content in their mother tongue. Media24 is the custodian of the strongest and most established Afrikaans media brands and has 100 years' experience in providing excellent content to the Afrikaans market. "We know who our audience is, and its members are loyal to brands that have served them well for the longest time," says Esmaré Weideman, CEO of Media24. 26 Aug 2015 Read more

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