Industry Updates: June 2013

Delta Faucet Celebrates Five Years of Leadership in Touch and Hands-Free Technologies | 30 Jun 2013

Delta Faucet Company has been at the forefront in research and design of touch and hands-free faucet technologies in the home for more than a decade. Since 2008 when the Delta® brand introduced Touch2O® Technology, the first faucet technology of its kind, Delta Faucet has continued to enhance the way consumers interact with their kitchen and bath faucets. more

Johannesburg Zoo’s Tweeting Honey Badger A World First | 30 Jun 2013

Looking for an ingenious way to build its digital presence the Johannesburg Zoo has handed over its social media account to ‘someone’ who knows the Zoo inside out. BG, a honey badger residing in the Zoo (and its mascot) has taken on the responsibility. more

Mid-Year Investec International Rugby Academy course hailed a resounding success | 30 Jun 2013

For years the Investec International Rugby Academy has played an integral part in charting the path to top level success and achievement for its coaches and players. 2013 has been no different with the selection of several of the academy alumni for national teams at the recently concluded IRB Junior World Championships in France. more

Highline Tours & Travel offer special packages | 30 Jun 2013

As the first bauma Africa, International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles, is to take place from 18 to 21 September this year, the organiser and its travel partner, Highline Tours & Travel, have put together several tailor made packages for attendees travelling to Johannesburg for the event. more

VML expands Global Network to South Africa with launch of Native VML | 30 Jun 2013

Continues Its Global Growth with South African Digital Agency; Investment Represents Y&R’s Commitment to Growth of Africa Network more

CEIR Announces Search for Next President and CEO | 28 Jun 2013

The search for a successor to the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) President and CEO Douglas L. Ducate, CEM, CMP has begun in preparation for his departure at the end of the year. more

VWV selected to execute Red Bull X-Fighters Global Series | 28 Jun 2013

Leading brand experience agency VWV has been appointed to stage the Red Bull X-Fighters Global Series on 7 September this year. VWV’s award winning concepts and existing relationship with Red Bull secured it a place in the worldwide challenge to execute the Red Bull X-Fighter finale; the last stop of the world tour. more

Cameraland BE INSPIRED event on mobile photography | 28 Jun 2013

Cameraland captured the thoughts of Cape Town’s creative elite with another dynamic Be Inspired evening, sponsored by Samsung, in Long Street last night. The event featured a gathering of both professional and amateur photographers who shared images, opinions and experiences of mobile photography. more

Winning Watershed Year For Dummett & Co. | 02 Jul 2013

2013 is proving to be quite a year for Dummett & Co. Recently being appointed the strategic PR agency for The Midas Group, Quizzical Pictures (formerly Curious Pictures Johannesburg), Mushroom Media (Post production editing studio), Distell Mainstay and Gavin Rajah Concept. more

Youth Month commitment sees Point help educate our future leaders | 28 Jun 2013

After investing in sponsoring the MAD (Make a Difference) award for the Top Student in Gauteng in 2012, Point has announced that it will once again be contributing to youth development and education in this country through a corporate sponsorship with MAD. more