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Digital Agency Creative Spark expands to Johannesburg, opens up new office in Sandton

25 August 2015 | , Creative Spark, digital agency, Digital Design, Digital Marketing, memeburn

Full-service digital marketing and development agency, Creative Spark, has opened up a permanent office in Sandton, Johannesburg, to support its growing client base in Gauteng and complement the company’s existing Cape Town head office. The new branch is currently being headed up by Creative Spark’s Head of Digital Marketing, Melissa Chetty, who has been with […]

Video: Thought Leader Eric Edelstein presents e-commerce & digital trends

18 August 2015

Eric has co-founded many of South Africa’s largest Internet marketing & product companies such as global search marketing agency Click2Customers (& other companies in the holding group incuBeta) & evly.com. His portfolio includes Yola.com, Quirk, Springleap.com, Majestic & 42engines. He is currently CEO of South African eCommerce giant DaddysDeals and was included in Mail & […]

Thought Leader Friday with Sarah Rice – RSVP!

18 August 2015

Join us to listen to inspirational people offer their insights and expert knowledge at our Thought Leader Friday session on Friday, 02 October! Sarah Rice, is a technology communications specialist with over a decade’s worth of experience. (15 years to be exact…). She will be chatting to us about her journey in the tech and marketing industry. […]

Mandela Day 2015: Creative Spark jives for Madiba

18 August 2015 | , 67 minutes, 67 seconds, jive, Madiba, Madiba jive, Mandela Day

Every year, on 18 July (Nelson Mandela’s birthday), South Africans and people across the globe honour the late president’s legacy by dedicating 67 minutes of their time to a community service activity. This celebrates all that the Great Man has done in his efforts to fight for equal human rights and social justice. On this […]

Chit Chat with Eric Edelstein

15 July 2015

Eric Edelstein, Financial Analyst turned Serial Tech Entrepreneur & Angel Investor, recently joined us for a Thought Leader Friday session at our office. We asked Eric a few questions leading up to his visit. 1. Describe yourself in five words 24-7, risk taking, process driven, fun, global. 2. Describe an average Monday in the life […]

Ventureburn’s Startup Survey: A Bootstrap Nation

15 July 2015

South Africa’s Startup industry isn’t always as glamorous as it’s sometimes made out to be, according to a new survey by Ventureburn. Employees and founders of startups are often paid below-market salaries, get close to zero benefits and are subject to high-pressure environments. Moreover, just 17% of startups are profitable, with only three percent of […]