Durban Image: The media brief

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. The media brief Image by Oxfam International International NGO experts from Oxfam, ActionAid and Greenpeace discussed civil society reflections on the first day of COP17, looked into challenges and expectations for outcome on Finance, and highlighted the importance of getting a decision on the Kyoto Protocol. Find out more about Oxfam's work at UN climate summit 2011 in Durban, South Africa Credit: Ainhoa Goma/Oxfam … [Read more...]

Dynamic Duo to Host Empowering Seminar on How to Attract Media Attention

Dynamic Duo to Host Empowering Seminar on How to Attract Media Attention: Join experienced PR consultant, Olivia Jones Symcox, and seasoned journalist, Sheetal Cross, on 25 September 2018, at The Benjamin Boutique Hotel, Durban, for an explosive day seminar poised to change the face of any business. The unique offering is aimed at enhancing brand credibility and visibility of businesses in mainstream media. The seminar, which is offered in English and isiZulu, will highly benefit media liaisons, members of communication and marketing … [Read more...]

Launch of Umhlanga Lagoon Litter Boom – media invitation

Launch of Umhlanga Lagoon Litter Boom – media invitation: Plastics|SA hereby cordially invites all media (in particular KZN-based media) to attend the launch of the Umhlanga Litter Boom on Saturday, 9 June 2018 in celebration of World Ocean Day. The event will begin at 09:00 with a clean-up of the Umhlanga Lagoon, followed by the boom launch at 10:00 and a shark dissection at 11:00 at the Millenium Stage on the main beach. For more information, visit the uMhlanga UIP website. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to Click HERE … [Read more...]

The Mainstream Media are not interested in my Sport/Business/Event

The Mainstream Media are not interested in my Sport/Business/Event: One often hears the refrain from people that the mainstream media are not interested in their news. In this article MyPR will help you understand why that perception exists and lay out some methods that you could use to overcome the mainstream media’s ‘disinterest’. Let’s define Mainstream Media: A media instance – commonly print – that has a large reach and has been in operation for many years. The perception still exists in most … [Read more...]