NZME managing editor Shayne Currie takes a short break from captaining the ship to chat to StopPress about the state of news media.
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StopPress understands Air New Zealand has appointed its media account across Australia and New Zealand to the Dentsu Aegis Network, bringing an end to the long-winded pitch process stretching back to September. UPDATE: Carat will manage the account in New Zealand, while Vizeum will take charge in Australia.
From the page to the screen and everywhere inbetween: how magazines are morphing into many-tentacled consumer brands
Following on from its recent win of Manukau Institute of Technology, Hamilton-based agency King St has now picked up the media account for Beaurepaires.
Dentsu Aegis' Alex Radford provides a thought-provoking explanation as to why marketers need to think seriously about talking to bots over the next 12 months.
At a time when words like 'feminazi', 'man hater' and 'snowflake' are thrown around quite freely, Bridget Taylor thinks the gender debate is still worth having.
When Mark Jennings and Tim Murphy first announced their news venture, they were in no doubt aware that they needed something substantial to coincide with the launch—a story befitting the promise that Newsroom would be covering ‘things that matter’. On day one, they delivered.
StopPress understands that Levi Slavin is returning to New Zealand to take up a creative leadership role at Colenso BBDO.
Beyond the familiar names of Facebook and Google, Ben Rose encounters a few new tech players he thinks might be worth keeping an eye on.
Augusto has just added Discovery’s Everest Rescue Series to its growing portfolio of global TV series and documentaries. We chat to agency's general manager Oliver Sealy and executive producer Cass Avery about the arduous journey it took to get this thing off the ground.
In an industry based entirely on the quality of its creativity, Hunch founder Michael Goldthorpe reckons standout ideas are rarer than they should be.
Supercheap Auto is on the hunt for a new TVC, but rather than going to an agency, it's hoping its customers have what it takes in the ‘Big Break’ competition.
Next month, some 25,000 international athletes will descend upon Auckland to compete in the 2017 World Masters Games and celebrating the event as presenting sponsor is Barfoot & Thompson in a campaign via Big Communications.
Over the last two years, the Track team has more than doubled its headcount, added new accounts and grown existing business. We chat to managing director Rob Limb about rebranding his agency and turning things around after the departure of Spark.
Woollen shoe company Allbirds may now be a major international brand, but it’s not forgetting its Aotearoa roots – at least not if its role in a recent eight-day festival in Wellington is any indication.