We are a leading intermediary consultancy that specialises in and focuses on the optimal marketer-agency relationship. Through transparency and impartiality in the selection processes, we are able to build mutually beneficial relationships. As we understand and value the difference between the various disciplines, we are able to provide specific services to our diverse clients. We offer a full spectrum of innovative tools and techniques for the efficacy and accountability of our clients, leading to overall excellence in the industries. IAS was founded in association with the AAR Group, and was established in South Africa by the Mazole Holdings Group in 2006.Close >>
Bizcommunity is Africa’s premier promotional and news distribution channel, with a mix of daily industry news designed to enable and connect business communities in our region. 2.63 million monthly page views and 4.7 million monthly newsletters make Bizcommunity.com the go-to place for advertisers, PR professionals, companies and individuals to share business news, opportunities and events. Bizcommunity.com’s Press Offices allow distribution of professional business-to-business news to more than 370,000 African marketing, media and business communities in Africa and the rest of the world.Close >>
TheMarketingSite.com offers free access to a wide range of business and marketing knowledge, including basic principles, industry updates and trends, research and statistics, case studies, opinion pieces, and thought leadership articles. We also host an interactive community of users that includes everyone from marketing and communications practitioners to industry specialists and subject matter experts. We are passionate about sharing knowledge and experiences, giving each other advice and guidance, and opening doors to new ideas and technology, so that we can stimulate not only one another, but also the industry as a wholeClose >>
MarkLives.com, the advertising, design and media site getting known for exacting content. Run by Herman Manson, the site provides a journalism-driven platform for industry news, opinion, analysis, case studies, profiles and marketing innovations. The result is a fresh, independent and investigative view of southern Africa’s changing communication landscape.
Manson is a respected business journalist, with a long track record in both writing and publishing. He was recently awarded as the inaugural Vodacom Social Media Journalist of the Year (2011), and was the co-founder of the much lauded Brand magazine.
MarkLives is a must-read for senior level marketing people, media editors and publishers as well as senior advertising executives. The site has gained influence through breaking industry news and in-depth features.Close >>
Never underestimate the importance of your database. The database is more often than not the first port of call as a marketing and business development tool. A brilliant marketing campaign is worthless if your core target market database is not accurate, current and relevant. Your database is an inexpensive executive manager. List Perfect offers you extensive information that is telephonically cleaned in full every month, on your behalf by an experienced team of telephone research consultants. Winner of a GOLD ASSEGAI award for excellence in database management from the Direct from the Direct Marketing Association of SA. www.listperfect.co.zaClose >>