Archive for the 'Press Release' Category

Merger to create full service Digital Agency

The original New Zealand online media buying agency, The Internet Advertising Bureau (IB), is set to join forces with digital acquisition experts Catch!Media to create a full service digital agency. Read more »

Phil Bilbrough: Hubris and Nemesis

Hubris and Nemesis

By Phil Bilbrough

As a part time environmentalist I have begun to see a new side of social media – one that niggles and hurts me, yet like a sadomasochist it makes me love it more. Read more »

Saatchi & Saatchi Nz Wins Big At Admedia & Axis

Press Release – Saatchi and Saatchi

The award season kicked off in style for Saatchi & Saatchi’s New Zealand offices with the announcement of the 2009 Fairfax AdMedia winners, closely followed by the CAANZ AXIS award show.
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“Hidden Vodka Bottle” Reveals Print’s Innovation

Press Release – Pride In Print

A unique method of inviting customers to celebratory drinks has been devised by a Wellington brand agency — hiding a miniature vodka bottle in a book. Totem Communications created an intriguing two-tiered “detective story” invite, which commenced when …
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Sex Shop Ad Highly Offensive to Families

Press Release – Family First

Family First NZ is slamming a Wellington sex shop advertisement as highly offensive and tacky and is perfect evidence of the need to have a pre-vetting procedure on public billboards.
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CAANZ Awards

Press Release – CAANZ

The top award of Grand AXIS at the 2009 CAANZ AXIS awards was presented to Colenso BBDO for their work on Read a Book at Work for client New Zealand Book Council.
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New Zealand company’s digital work voted the best

Press Release – AIM Proximity

At the 31st John Caples Awards for Direct Marketing Excellence held in New York today, AIM Proximity won the Sackheim Best In Show award for their interactive ‘Get in on the secret’ Valentine’s Day campaign for client The Warehouse. In a move that …
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MySpace Helps Users Stamp Out Cyber Bullying

Press Release –

MySpace New Zealand has launched new cyber bullying safety tips and announced a partnership with Girlfriend Magazine to promote a new online ‘Code of Conduct’ to combat cyber bullying.
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NZ Business embraces DraftFCB’s 1000 Hours Project

Press Release – DraftFCB

The 1000 Hours Project, recently launched by advertising agency DraftFCB, has received a positive response from NZ business. The initiative sees 1000 free hours of advertising expertise offered by DraftFCB to help maintain and create jobs.
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Joan Withers resigns as Fairfax Media NZ chief

Article – Businesswire

March 13 – Joan Withers resigned as head of Fairfax Media’s New Zealand operations after almost five years in the job.
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