Australian Magazine Awards finalists for 2018 revealed

Australian Magazine Awards finalists for 2018 revealed yesterday

The Australian Magazine Awards shortlist has arrived. Check out which entrants made the cut and join us to celebrate success in publishing.

Campaigns

Western Australia urged to look up with phones causing deaths on road

Western Australia urged to look up with phones causing deaths on road

RAC are keeping their eyes on the road with their new campaign and they are encouraging Western Australia drivers to do the same and not look at their phones.

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Kathmandu launches its first ever global campaign

Kathmandu launches its first ever global campaign

Kathmandu tells the world that their products are a staple for adventure - and adventure is a staple for learning.

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Technology and poetry collide to launch the 2018 Google Impact Challenge

Technology and poetry collide to launch the 2018 Google Impact Challenge

$5.5 million will be awarded to nonprofits and social enterprises in a ploy to encourage the use of technology to tackle some of the world’s greatest social challenges.

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Opinion

ShareRoot CEO Noah Abelson-Gertler
ShareRoot CEO Noah Abelson-Gertler

Consumer data and privacy: What every brand needs to prioritise

ShareRoot's Noah Abelson-Gertler explores five ways in which brands can protect their customers from the threat of data breaches.

Engaging.io general manager Fraser Gordon
Engaging.io general manager Fraser Gordon

Fighting the myth of the e-commerce monopoly

Barely a month goes by without some news article claiming that Amazon is taking over the world, or that a few big players are pushing the little guys out. But Engaging.io's Fraser Gordon argues its largely all smoke and mirrors.

Pippa Chambers
Pippa Chambers

AdNews traverses no-fuss New Zealand

In the October 2018 edition, our first New Zealand special, you’ll find all the wonderful regular AdNews features, only this time we’ve booted out the Aussies and swapped them for Kiwis instead.

Kyle and Jackie O take out best on-air team at this year's ACRAs 6 hours ago

Kyle and Jackie O take out best on-air team at this year's ACRAs

The winners of the 2018 Australian Commercial Radio Awards have been revealed, with the infamous breakfast duo taking out multiple awards.

'Slick, confident and consistent': Industry reacts to Nine's upfronts 2 days ago

'Slick, confident and consistent': Industry reacts to Nine's upfronts

Hot on the heels of 9Upfront's upfront showcase, media agency execs have applauded the network's position of content consistency, advertiser opportunity and a commitment to ad buying innovation.

Aussie Home Loans seeks new creative agency as marketing boss exits yesterday

Aussie Home Loans seeks new creative agency as marketing boss exits

Aussie Home Loans is pitching its creative as the company prepares to demerge from CommBank and undergoes a wider shakeup of its marketing team.

James Warburton exits APN as Steve O'Connor takes helm of merged businesses yesterday

James Warburton exits APN as Steve O'Connor takes helm of merged businesses

APN Outdoor CEO James Warburton has confirmed his exit from the out of home business after weeks of speculation. JCDecaux Australia CEO Steve O'Connor will assume leadership for the combined JCDecaux and APN Outdoor businesses.

Commercial radio sector leads Spicer’s list of ‘most toxic’ for women yesterday

Commercial radio sector leads Spicer’s list of ‘most toxic’ for women

“I’ve worked across all the mediums and some of the most toxic workplaces I have worked in have been in commercial radio and I think that’s a terrible shame,” the Australian newsreader and journalist and advocate said at Radio Alive.

SBS appoints James Taylor as managing director yesterday

SBS appoints James Taylor as managing director

Taylor, who has been acting managing director since 2 October, replaces Michael Ebeid who left after more than 7 years in the role.

WPP lands global creative for Panadol yesterday

WPP lands global creative for Panadol

GlaxoSmithKline has handed WPP the global creative account for Panadol following a competitive pitch.

Radio Alive 2018: Boosted Alexa skills, better measurement and industry unites for podcasting yesterday

Radio Alive 2018: Boosted Alexa skills, better measurement and industry unites for podcasting

Commercial Radio Australia has launched a 'super pilot' for radio listening measurement, advancements in automation, a bolstered Alexa offering and is uniting with SBS and ABC to drive podcast investment.

BCM poaches Chris Platt from UM Brisbane yesterday

BCM poaches Chris Platt from UM Brisbane

BCM managing partner Phil McDonald says Chris Platt's hire signals the agency's commitment to offering an alternative to the "traditional, siloed media and creative agencies".

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