Industry Updates

Roundtable Debates Get Bigger and Better

26 Feb 2015

The Redzone Round Table breakfast sessions have become an established landmark on the South African marketing calendar.

And in 2015 they’re set to get bigger and better.  Hosted by broadcaster and writer Jeremy Maggs the three planned events this year will again stimulate discussion in a sector that is always open to new ideas and fresh thinking.

Be sure to save the date for all three events, the topics for 2015 are:

  • 19 March – Branded Content
  • 25 June – Sports sponsorship
  • 17 September – The Annual Marketing lecture
In the first Redzone Round Table Maggs will lead a discussion on branded content and how brands can play successfully in the earned media space.

The panel members are all leading players in the space and will bring thought provoking insights to the table. Joining Maggs are:
  • Patrick Conroy – eNCA, Group Head: News    
  • Gordon Patterson – Omnicom Media Group, Business Director
  • Rene Vosloo – Discovery, Head of Corporate Communication and Media Relations
  • Trevor Ormerod – Times Media Group, General Manager: Group Sales
They’ll talk about brands that have got it right; strategy and effective implementation.

Date: 19 March 2015
Time: 07h00 for 07h30 to 09h00
Venue: Michelangelo Hotel, 135 West Street, West Tower Sandton Square, Sandton
Price: R550 ex VAT
Contact to book your tickets.

Zandile Mabena │ PR Account Manager │ 011 280 5372 │

About The Future Group
Future Group – a division of Times Media Group - has a proud 18 year history of providing premium quality, well-respected products and services for the Media, Automotive, Business Travel, Corporate, Hunting and Outdoor sectors. The business also provides strategic marketing communications, hosts leading events, and publishes industry-leading reference publications. A portfolio of events that includes: MTN Radio Awards; ON AIR Radio Conference; the Future of Media and Advertising Conference; Business Traveller Africa Awards;  People’s Wheels Awards as well as publications such as The Annual; the Redzone magazine; The Auto Annual; IMPERIAL Auto, Future Trucking & Logistics, Fleet, Automobil and Business Traveller Africa magazine.
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