AUCKLAND, Today: The Comms Council has this morning advised it intends to extend the 2021 Media Agency of the Year deadline to Friday 16 April.
NEW YORK, Thursday: Despite fierce opposition from Facebook and Google, Apple says it’s close to going live with a new system that will let users stop apps tracking their online and real-life activity without the user’s permission.
AUCKLAND, Today: Ponsonby indie Pitchblack Partners has welcomed three new hires in positions across the business, citing new business wins and growth within the existing client portfolio.
AUCKLAND, Thursday: The NZ Marketing Association has issued its entry call for the 2021 NZ Marketing Awards.
CHRISTCHURCH, Thursday: Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury and Strategy Christchurch have created a 90sec film to inspire prospective, current and past UC students to celebrate the power their own self-belief has to shape their world.
AUCKLAND, Friday: Colenso BBDO has launched a new campaign for World Wildlife Fund NZ which aims to tackle microplastic pollution in our seas.
AUCKLAND, Thursday: Automotive site Autotrader.co.nz has signed an exclusive deal for ad representation with Scroll Media. On a monthly basis, Auto Trader receives 200,000 unique users per month with a session duration of 5+ minutes.
PARIS, Thursday: The Cannes Lions 2021 will be fully digital, running as Cannes Lions Live, from Monday 21 June to Friday-25 June. The event in Cannes, France, will not take place this year.
AUCKLAND, Today: Discovery Inc has this morning unveiled its Australia and New Zealand leadership team, its first move towards combining its businesses across the region into one organisation spanning both countries.
AUCKLAND, Today: Social media and content agency Culture, part of the Stanley St Group, has announced the appointment of James Douglas to the newly created position of head of content.