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An in-depth insight into Marketing and Media in South Africa featuring Hosts, Dr. DOUG MATTHEUS and GORDON MULLER and proudly brought to you by NFINITY MEDIA who are incubating innovative businesses in the media industry. For more info on Nfinity Media, visit www.nfinity.co.za. . #Marketing #Media #Advertising #SouthAfrica #Podcast
 
Our mission is to close the gap of digital knowledge in South Africa with real conversations. We are passionate about all things and want to reach as many people as possible to spread the word. As you embark on your digital transformation journey, you need to be equipped with the right information to make the right decisions for your business as well as your clients. This podcast should enable you find the answers you have been seeking. Follow our Instagram (https://bit.ly/2LIhxez) and Linke ...
 
"Ad infinitum" is a Latin phrase meaning "to infinity" or "forevermore". That's how long it feels listening to these occasional podcast episodes around the continual evolution that happens within the Nfinity Group of Companies. In them we cover everything from our extraordinary achievements and new developments, through to interviews with some of the remarkable people that come to our offices to share their life stories and wisdom with us and our clients. That and a whole lot of banter in-be ...
 
Urban Farming is emerging as one of the most sustainable ways to combat the growing food shortage and rising food costs. No more so than in South Africa. Join host, Chris Luyt, and guests as they share tips and tricks on how to start your own Urban Farm... and to have a lekker time doing it! You can also carry on the discussion on Urban Farming and all things Green on our Facebook Group on the following link: http://bit.ly/GreenFBGroup #UrbanFarming #UrbanAgriculture #Podcast
 
Work has changed drastically in the past few months. A tiny virus has got us all asking, "what should we do with an office, do we need an office and what does an office represent?" This series, sponsored by Giant Leap and hosted by Linda Trim, tackles many of the issues we are facing in the world of work at present and how we can make work and work life better for leaders and their employees. Tapping into the minds of great leaders and professionals to explore the question that has everyone ...
 
Ever considered a Safari in Africa? We bet you have more questions than answers... Well that's where this Podcast will assist! A 6-Episode Podcast covering everything you need to know about an African Safari, including medical precautions and the best time of the year to travel to Africa. We also look at the different experiences available... Photographic Safaris, Game Drives and Luxury Game Lodges and speak to Ranger Buck himself. For more info, check out www.rangerbucksafaris.com and follo ...
 
Society’s Super Heroes is a podcast series celebrating the men, women and organisations who have dedicated their lives to empowering communities, and who work tirelessly to improve the lives of others. Each sector commemorates an annual day. The days are occasions to educate and to reinforce achievements in humanity. These days are the perfect springboard for awareness raising actions. We will be curating conversations with Super Heroes to explore what their day means to them and shine a spo ...
 
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We discuss all of these and a whole lot more on this week’s The DOC & The GURU Podcast, as we welcome Melanie Sarjoo into the studio. Having just finished a 5-year stint at a major advertising group, Melanie shares her experiences as well as ideas on her New Next. We chat about how change brings growth and new opportunities – if you are open to it.…
 
Lindy-Lou Alexander, Brand and Marketing Head for Consumer and High Net Worth division, Standard Bank In this episode we’re in conversation with Lindy-Lou Alexander, Brand and Marketing Head for Consumer and High Net Worth division, Standard Bank. We chat about the power of enlisting experts when you have no idea; her love for the creativity of inf…
 
As you have come to expect with The DOC & The GURU Podcast, this week is again action-packed as we cover a host of interesting and critically-important topics, when chatting with Jayson Naidoo and Vivien Katzav of the newly-formed Blanchard South Africa. From the classic and best-selling ‘The One Minute Manager’, Ken Blanchard and his team at The K…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we chat with Nkgabiseng Motau Chief Creative Officer at Think Creative Africa and Jury President of the Pendoring Awards 2022. Nkabiseng is joined in studio by Eben Keun General Manager of the #PendoringAwards22 and Chief Brand Architect of Breinstorm Brand Architects. Originally created in 1995 to promote and …
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Brent Lindeque. We all know him as The Good Things Guy. He’s proudly South African and regularly featured in the media, spreading good news about South Africa and ordinary South Africans doing extraordinary things in their communities. He shares his story of becoming The Good Things Guy with us and tells u…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we chat with Lynne Krog - Senior Research Strategist and Kamogelo Aphane - Corporate Affairs Manager at Spark Media about the release of their latest media and marketing database ROOTS 8.0 Under its various noms du rechercher ROOTS research has been conducted regularly since the ‘80s. The latest release ROOTS 8…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we chat with Arabang Makaza - Senior Manager Media Strategy, Planning & Buying at MTN - about her journey across the South African media landscape since the first dawn of democracy in South Africa. The launch of Pepsi in the early 90s was a defining moment for the local marketing and media industry. Centred on …
 
This week on the Doc and Guru Podcast we chat with the one of South Africa’s most experienced and well-respected media figures - Colin Ramparsadh Business Unit Manager at The MediaShop. A great team player over the years, Colin is also a passionate and vociferous Liverpool supporter. It’s quite ironic then that the quiet man of media has over the y…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Farhaanah van Heerden: Head of Social & Influencer at MediaCom. She’s been in digital marketing for the past nine years and sees it as her calling. She loves the fast-paced, ever-changing industry. We chat about what a good tech tool and specialised agency in influencer marketing should have to be benefici…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru Podcast we chat with Sadika Fakir – Integrated Media and Digital Director at Tiger Brands. When it comes to media surely full funnel is simply that - full funnel? So at first glance a title like Integrated Media and Digital seems something of a contradiction in terms. To be sending out a mixed signal. A bit like asking…
 
Today we continue with the conversation with my next guest Nomonde Ngxola. Nomonde is a seasoned IT Executive with a career that spans across the Consulting (Accenture) , Systems Integration (Dimension Data), Telco (Vodacom) and Specialist Banking (Investec) industries. She currently assumes the role of Country Manager for MicroStrategy South Afric…
 
This week on The DOC & The GURU podcast, we chat with Shobhana Ramachandran, the Global Client Director at Kantar in Amsterdam on the use of consumer insights and the growth of brands. So, if you would like to hear about how the world’s leading data, insights and consulting company moves businesses forward, then don’t miss this episode. In a great …
 
This week the Doc and Guru Podcast is in conversation with Tshifhiwa Mulaudzi – Managing Director of MSG Group Sales Established as part of MSG Afrika Investment Holdings, with a vision to own and operate companies in broadcast media and content provision, MSG Group Sales represents two of Mzansi’s rising star radio stations Power 98,7 and Capricor…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Imbi Evenhuis, PR and Project Manager at Nedbank. Imbi’s an experienced communications manager with a history of working in the financial services industry. Her expertise includes internal and external communications, B2B communications, employee advocacy and public relations. We focus on employee advocacy…
 
This week we talking to two leading South African experts Wendy Case & Johan Walters from Incubeta on the topic of digital marketing maturity. Digital Marketing Maturity is a new set of marketing capabilities which is centred around tech, data, creative, analytics and measurement. The four stages of maturity are nascent, emerging, connected and mul…
 
Can you believe it – The DOC & The GURU Podcast celebrates 150 episodes this week! And we have another great two guests in studio, as we welcome Ayanda Mda and Papikie Seopa from the Nahana Communications Group to chat all about the important aspects of staff learning and development. So if you would like to know what skills and attributes are need…
 
This week the Doc and Guru are in conversation with Strini Naicker - VP Commercial & Content Distribution for Paramount Africa. Strini’s rich and varied journey from corporate banker, through PBS radio and TV sales management at SABC, to Pan-African content production and distribution provide a unique lens on what it takes to remain relevant and co…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with MJ Khan. He is an award-winning strategist, academic, Bookmarks judge and category vice chair, NextGen Awards Judge, keynote speaker and proud father. He heads up Group Digital Communications at Sasol and is responsible for social media, online and digital campaigns across 22 countries. We chat about the p…
 
Established over many years as a leading audio and digital solutions company Mediamark represents some of South Africa’s most iconic radio stations - and in this episode of the Doc and Guru Podcast we’re joined by CEO Wayne Bischoff. Through the recently launched COMMvibe community radio initiative in the Western Cape Kagiso Media and Mediamark are…
 
In partnership with Futuretech Media, we coming to an end to our Women's series with our guest Zumi Njongwe about her journey as a leader and how she views digital transformation from a media perspective. Zumi is passionate about being a champion of the African story and leads from the Heart. She believes that self-introspection is the fundamental …
 
This week’s guest on The DOC & The GURU Podcast is Alistair King, Co-Founder of King James and MD/Chief Creative Officer (Africa), Accenture Song. We often say it, as we continue to have such great guests, but this is really an episode not to miss. In a fantastic chat, Alistair discusses having great aspirations and dreams, detours along the way, t…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we welcome into the studio Celia Collins, one of South Africa’s most respected media executives and recently appointed VP. of Publicis Media for Publicis Groupe Africa. In many respects Celia’s comprehensive journey from a traditional media agency background, through digital innovation and high-level Pan-Africa…
 
In partnership with Futuretech Media, we are continuing our women’s month series with our next guest Shihaam Abrahams Client Lead at Carat about her journey as a leader and how she views digital transformation from a media perspective. As a digital leader, Shihaam operates in organised chaos. We have to learn to adapt and adjust to the changing env…
 
Hayley Owen; Founder and CEO of Actorvate Cat Carstens; Influencer and PR Account Manager at Actorvate In this episode we’re in conversation with Hayley Owen; Founder and CEO of Actorvate and Cat Carstens; Influencer and PR Account Manager at Actorvate. Hayley made a name for herself acting in the local soapie scene, starrring in The Wild, Generati…
 
Today on the Doc and Guru Podcast we chat again with veteran journalist and Editor of Daily Maverick 168 on the road increasingly less travelled by journalists and advertisers alike. After more than 3 decades in journalism, media and innovation project management Heather’s understanding of the challenges facing news publishers offers a unique insig…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru Podcast we chat with veteran journalist and Editor of Daily Maverick 168 on the road increasingly less travelled by journalists and advertisers alike. After more than 3 decades in journalism, media and innovation project-management Heather’s understanding of the challenges facing news publishers offers a unique insight…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we continue our chat with radio icon and MTN Radio Awards Hall of Inductee Stan Katz about his ongoing journey from Stan the Man to Stan the Manager. Stan continues to take us on a radio ride through the early days of 702 and the emergence of true local radio in South Africa - not only as a viable advertising m…
 
In celebration of Women’s month in SA, I will be chatting to some kick-ass awe-inspiring female digital leaders within the advertising industry in the coming weeks to share their incredible stories with us – their challenges, victories, & their journey to success. This series is being sponsored by Futuretech Media providing next generation technolo…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Khensani Mkhombo: Brand Manager, Castle Milk Stout. An award-winning marketer, Khensani is a marketing professional driven to elevate the building of brands with a purpose, brands that challenge the status quo and make a real difference in the word. We chat about the importance of shared values when choosi…
 
This week on the Doc and Guru podcast we chat with radio icon and MTN Radio Awards Hall of Fame Inductee - Stan “the Man” Katz. Always true to the radio man’s mantra that you should never say in one word what can be said in two – especially if you’re being paid by the word – we’ve decided to split this podcast into 2 parts. Stan takes us on a rolli…
 
On this week’s The DOC & The GURU Podcast, we chat with the multi-talented Odette van der Haar. So in a very interesting episode that ranges from the start of her entrepreneurial journey selling fried fish bones as a little school girl, all the way to running the Association for Communications and Advertising (ACA), then 2 massive advertising agenc…
 
Welcome back to Anne On Influence! In this episode we’re in conversation with Lesley-Ann Gallant, Digital Marketing Manager at Sanlam Credit Solutions. She is an incredibly passionate digital marketer, and you will hear this come through in this episode. At Sanlam Lesley-Ann is the strategic lead in planning and executing targeted data-driven acqui…
 
This week, The DOC & The GURU Podcast is renamed to The 2 PROFS & The GURU as we are joined in studio by Prof. Madele Tait, a Professor in Marketing Management at the Nelson Mandela University’s beautiful George campus. So, in another very engaging episode, we chat about a host of interesting topics as the world of academia and marketing practice i…
 
Our guest in this week’s podcast is Tymon Pinto, Creative Strategist at Ad Dynamo, talking to us about the Metaverse, Web 3.0, Blockchain, AR & VR and all things digital. He also covers some of the ways brands can start to tap into this space to start building a presence and learn to understand the metaverse. Last year we saw the launch of Africa’s…
 
This is part 2 of my conversation with Dr. Doug Mattheus and Gordon Muller aka The Doc and The Guru. So, if you haven’t watched to part 1 yet, I encourage you to do so. Today’s episode is filled with interesting insights. We look at the accessibility to smartphones with good cameras and internet connectivity as one of the reasons for the growth of …
 
In another fantastic episode that celebrates finalists in the Marketer of the Year category for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Tinyiko Mageza, the Executive Head of Marketing at the V & A Waterfront. Listen is, as Tinyiko chats passionately and authentically about her love of her job and how her precinct (wit…
 
In our 2nd episode that celebrates finalists in the Marketer of the Year category for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Firoze Bhorat, the Chief Marketing Officer at the Discovery Group. In an extremely insightful episode, Firoze discusses some of what makes Discovery such a successful company; centralised marke…
 
In our 1st episode that celebrates finalists in the Marketer of the Year category for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Asha Patel, the Head of Marketing at Google South Africa and Head of B2B marketing for Sub-Saharan Africa. In a not-to-miss episode, Asha takes us on her fascinating journey; from growing up in…
 
In our 4th episode that celebrates finalists in the Rising Stars category (top young SA marketers) for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Neliswa Mncube, the Head of Marketing at LexisNexis South Africa. In a very interesting episode, she leads the marketing discussion with the concept of growth, seeing her role …
 
In our third episode that celebrates finalists in the Rising Stars category (top young SA marketers) for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Fanelwa Xhiphu, a Brand Manager at the Prestige Cosmetics Group. A self-described all-rounder, Fanelwa shares her marketing story with us that encompasses multiple markets ac…
 
In our second episode that celebrates finalists in the Rising Stars category (top young SA marketers) for this year’s Marketing Achievement Awards, The DOC & The GURU chat with Taryn Jankes, a Social Media Specialist at Discovery Ltd. In a very interesting half-hour, she shares about her ‘always-on’ journey at Discovery and how there’s ‘never a bor…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Dr. Doug Mattheus and Gordon Muller aka The Doc and The Guru, acclaimed marketing professionals. Both have been in the industry for decades and share their experience and knowledge with us. This is a two-part podcast episode because we covered so many topics. In this episode we touch on the shift over the …
 
This week on The DOC & The GURU Podcast, we begin a series on the Marketing Achievement Awards and recognise finalists in the Rising Stars category (top young SA marketers), with our first guest being Jared Patel - Head of Marketing at the Sea Harvest Group. In chatting with us, Jared shares how he started his journey aboard a fishing vessel in ord…
 
After watching 3 really bad TV ads in a row in 2007 Gillian Rightford - our guest on the Doc and Guru Podcast this week - resolved to help rid the world of bad advertising. Founded by Gillian that same year, Adtherapy offers a range of advertising and marketing services from consulting and skills development, to coaching and mentoring. All designed…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Beatrix Fourie. At the time of recording, she was Operational Specialist at Telkom Business ZA. She describes herself as a result focused Digital Marketing ops specialist with an understanding of the digital ecosystem (owned, earned and paid). She has a proven ability to drive sales through quality lead ge…
 
We chat partnership, collaboration, synergy and a respect for time on this week’s The DOC & The GURU Podcast, as we welcome Wendy Bergsteedt, Group Head of Marketing at Coronation Fund Managers, and Independent Creative Consultant at Number 10, Ahmed Tilly. In another very insightful episode, we examine Coronation’s latest campaign – a nostalgic th…
 
Our guest this week on the Doc and Guru podcast is Nombini Mehlomakulu who is a director of Ebony & Ivory Advertising Agency. Nombini is also the Managing Director of Lwazi Investment Capital - a Women’s Investment Holding Company which had made its first investment in the communications sector by taking a stake in Ebony & Ivory just before the Cov…
 
In this episode we’re in conversation with Bradley Hall, MD at PHD South Africa. Having worked in a wide range of industries, he looks at most things marketing and media with varied lenses. He tells us about a big rugby star that influenced his clothing choices as a teen; how without resonance influencer marketing is just another brand ad, and how …
 
This week we have a BONUS episode of The DOC & The GURU Podcast, as we welcome back one of our first, and very specials guests...Napoleon Napsta Masinga. As a talented multi-potentialite, we look at what he has been up to with his creative journey, in both comedy and the advertising agency - with a specific emphasis on authentic thinking, creation …
 
This week on The DOC & The GURU Podcast, we chat with Shanaaz Nel, Media Host Group CEO, about a host of interesting marketing and media matters, including the recent acquisition of PEAR by Media Host. So, listen in to hear about Shanaaz’s journey from founder and CEO of the first black woman-owned media monitoring company in SA, to her new and exp…
 
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