African Press Releases

Nicholas Williams Appointed as a Senior Counsel to Burson-Marsteller Africa

February 13, 2018 8:21 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 13 February 2018 – Burson-Marsteller Africa, a leading strategic communications and public relations firm, has strengthened its financial and investor relations offering by engaging Nicholas Williams as a senior counsel. Williams brings more than 20 years of experience in investor relations both in the UK and South Africa, with particular expertise in capital markets. […]

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Burson-Marsteller Africa Wins African Impact Award at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards 2017

November 24, 2017 4:55 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Chairman and CEO, Robyn de Villiers, Wins Industry Leader of the Year Award   Johannesburg, 24 November 2017 – Burson-Marsteller Africa, a leading strategic communications and public relations firm, won the African Impact Award at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards held last night in Johannesburg. The Chair and CEO of Burson-Marsteller Africa, Robyn de Villers, […]

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Robyn De Villiers, Chairman and CEO of Burson-Marsteller Africa Announces Partnership with Prologue Burson-Marsteller

November 13, 2017 8:54 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Addis Ababa, 13 November 2017 – Mrs Robyn De Villiers, Chairman and CEO of Burson-Marsteller Africa is in Ethiopia to announce an exciting development in the long-standing partnership between Cactus Advertising and Burson-Marsteller and to facilitate a training workshop entitled Reputation Management and the Role of the CEO. The half day training programme will take […]

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Burson-Marsteller Africa wins African Network of the Year at the 2017 PRISM Awards

May 9, 2017 8:20 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 09 May 2017 – Burson-Marsteller Africa, a leading strategic communications and public relations firm, won the Gold Award for African Network of the Year, for the second year in succession, at the annual PRISM Awards held on 06 May 2017 in Hyde Park, Johannesburg. The PRISM Awards are Africa’s most sought-after awards in the […]

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Burson-Marsteller Africa Wins Big at the First-Ever SABRE Awards Africa

April 19, 2017 8:13 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Scoops 10 awards and is a finalist in Platinum Award for Best in Show Finalist in three categories for the EMEA SABRE Awards   Johannesburg, 19 April 2017 – Burson-Marsteller Africa, a leading public relations and communications firm, has walked away with the highest number of accolades of any agency network at the first ever […]

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Robyn de Villiers confirmed as speaker for 2017 CIPRI Maggie Nally lecture

February 22, 2017 7:45 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 22 February 2017 – Robyn de Villiers, Chairman and CEO: Burson-Marsteller Africa, part of the leading global strategic communications and public relations firm, will be delivering this year’s prestigious Chartered Institute of Public Relations International (CIPRI) Maggie Nally Memorial Lecture in the Palace of Westminster in London on 4 May 2017. The Maggie Nally […]

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Burson-Marsteller South Africa Introduces Executive Development Programme

February 20, 2017 8:16 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 20 February 2017 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global strategic communications and public relations firm, today announced the introduction of its Cornerstones Executive Development Programme, designed to develop the future generation of leadership of the firm in South Africa.  The programme is a key initiative to attract talent and develop new leadership through on-the-job mentorship […]

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76 Percent of Technology Elites Say the U.S. Technology Industry’s Best Days Are Ahead; 59 Percent Expect the Trump Administration to be Favourable to the Industry, According to New Survey

January 6, 2017 1:35 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

The Burson-Marsteller Age of Trump Technology Policy Survey Reveals Technology Elites are Optimistic About the Current and Future State of the Country and Economy, While the General Public Expresses Concerns Johannesburg, January 6, 2017 — Seventy-six percent of Technology Elites say the U.S. technology industry’s best days are still to come compared 59 percent of […]

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Burson-Marsteller Africa Wins Big in Kenya and Uganda

November 29, 2016 1:43 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 29 November 2016 – Following Burson-Marsteller Africa’s African Agency Network of the Year award win at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards on 23 November 2016, two of its branded partners, Engage Burson-Marsteller (Kenya) and brainchild Burson-Marsteller (Uganda), walked away with top accolades at their local PR industry awards ceremonies. These wins further underscore the […]

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Burson-Marsteller Africa wins Africa Agency Network of the Year at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards 2016

November 24, 2016 1:39 pm | Posted by Burson-Marsteller Africa

Johannesburg, 24 November 2016 – Burson-Marsteller Africa, a leading strategic communications and public relations firm, won African Agency Network of the Year at the Financial Mail AdFocus Awards held on 23 November 2016 in Johannesburg. The network’s South African business was also shortlisted for the inaugural PR Agency of The Year Award. “We are thrilled […]

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