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Loeries appoints new chairperson

Joe Public’s Creative Director Xolisa Dyeshana has been confirmed as the newest Loeries Chairperson. Xolisa takes over the reins from Bonsiswa Pezisa as he begins his two year tenure. “Firstly I would like to thank the Loeries board and committee who found it befitting to entrust me with this position,” says Xolisa. “I would also [...]

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Vega dominates at Loeries and Pendorings

The Vega School of Brand Leadership’s (Vega) reputation as a leader in brand innovation has again been cemented having recently won one Gold, three Silver, and three Bronze awards, and claiming three out of four craft awards at this year’s Loeries. In addition, its students also collected two silver Pendoring Awards for the Owl Rescue [...]

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Adam&Adams 2012 Creatives Award Winners

“Enquiring minds make for exquisitely crafted creative works.  The portfolios of this year’s Adams & Adams Young Creative Winners shows curiosity manifest itself in uniquely conceptualised work on a par with the best in the world,” says Mariette du Plessis, partner at law firm Adams & Adams – the sponsor of the Adams & Adams [...]

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Good luck Loeries finalists

AdVantage Magazine would like to wish all the 2012 Loerie  finalists the best of luck.  The judging is complete and  took place between 17-20 September. AM1A: AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST – COMMUNICATION DESIGN No finalists for this category AM2A: AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST – DIRECT & PR COMMUNICATION ENTRANT TITLE BRAND PRODUCT Advantage Y&R Namibia [...]

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MarkLives editor welcomes Loeries announcement

Herman Manson posted his thoughts on his website in reply to the Loeries accreditation saga: MarkLives doesn’t normally publish press releases in its main content feed but since this joint statement by SANEF and the Loerie Award relates, at least in part, to the issue of limited media accreditation that was initially raised on these [...]

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SANEF meets on Loerie Award accreditation

A South African National Editors’ Forum delegation met on Monday, 3 September 2012, with the organisers of the brand communication industry’s prestigious annual Loerie Awards to discuss concerns that terms and conditions of media accreditation and access to the event were in conflict with the Constitutional principle of freedom of the press and the public’s [...]

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