Tag Archives: south africa
23
Feb

Fiercely Independent: Mail & Guardian’s Chris Roper on Media and Independence

Chris Roper, Editor-in-Chief of the Mail & Guardian answers questions about editorial independence, honest information and offers deep insight into the M&G brand and future trajectory.   This article was first published in The Media Report. Click here to download it and get more insights by some of South Africa’s leading media and marketing minds. […]

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04
Feb

Esmaré Weideman on Independence, Power, Monopoly and Africa

Undoubtedly the most influential and powerful woman in the media in South Africa, former Editor-in-Chief of Huisgenoot, You and Drum, Esmaré Weideman has a colossal challenge. As the boss of Media24 she is responsible for the commercial success of Africa’s largest publishing group, which includes top news titles like Beeld, Rapport, City Press and the […]

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22
Jan

Gareth Cliff. Radio Reinvented.

This article was first published in The Media Report. Click here to download it and get more insights by some of South Africa’s leading media and marketing minds. Once enfant terrible of SA’s airwaves, Gareth Cliff, caused a major stir when he left his former employer, 5FM, for the brave new world of streaming digital […]

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08
Jan

The meaning of media independence

This article was first published in The Media Report. Click here to download it and get more insights by some of South Africa’s leading media and marketing minds. Anton Harber writes on the fine balance that delivers autonomy in newsrooms, and enables journalists to produce more interesting, impactful and useful journalism.   Journalists seldom choose […]

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