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July 7, 2014 Design INDABA Q&A:  Ikalafeng is first African Judge on Red Dot Communication Design Design INDABA Q&A: Ikalafeng is first African Judge on Red Dot Communication Design
May 12, 2014 First African On Red Dot Design Award Judging Panel First African On Red Dot Design Award Judging Panel
November 1, 2013 New York Salutes African Business Champions New York Salutes African Business Champions
November 1, 2013 Africa's Best Brands Africa's Best Brands
September 24, 2013 Brand Africa 100 Names MTN As Africa's Top Brand Brand Africa 100 Names MTN As Africa's Top Brand
August 7, 2013 Your Brand Needs Managing Your Brand Needs Managing
August 1, 2013 Telecoms, Banking Produce SA’s Most Valuable Brands Telecoms, Banking Produce SA’s Most Valuable Brands
August 1, 2013 MTN Named South Africa's Most Valuable Brand MTN Named South Africa's Most Valuable Brand
August 1, 2013 MTN Secures South Africa’s Most Valuable Brand Title Two Years Running MTN Secures South Africa’s Most Valuable Brand Title Two Years Running
August 1, 2013 Brand Finance's Most Valuable South African Brands Brand Finance's Most Valuable South African Brands
July 28, 2013 Is Bonang’s Revlon Deal A Game-Changer? Is Bonang’s Revlon Deal A Game-Changer?
June 28, 2013 Agency Appointed To Develop Public Transport Brand For Rustenburg Agency Appointed To Develop Public Transport Brand For Rustenburg
April 22, 2013 Building Valuable Brands Building Valuable Brands
April 22, 2013 Thebe On Africa Thebe On Africa
February 26, 2013 Africa Luxe Africa Luxe
February 1, 2013 South Africa's New Urban Landscape South Africa's New Urban Landscape
January 4, 2013 I'm With The Brand I'm With The Brand
November 4, 2012 2012 Ideas Expo Botswana – Recap 2012 Ideas Expo Botswana – Recap
October 31, 2012 Zuma Appoints New Muscle To Market SA Zuma Appoints New Muscle To Market SA
October 19, 2012 High Stakes In Celeb Endorsements High Stakes In Celeb Endorsements
September 6, 2012 Ghana Must Project An International Image Through Commerce Ghana Must Project An International Image Through Commerce
July 25, 2012 Ideas That Inspire Ideas That Inspire
July 24, 2012 HR Institute To Host Exhibition At Convention HR Institute To Host Exhibition At Convention
July 23, 2012 The Politics & Power Of Africa’s Middle Class The Politics & Power Of Africa’s Middle Class
July 23, 2012 Thebe Ikalafeng On Brand Africa Thebe Ikalafeng On Brand Africa
July 3, 2012 MD Of Brand Leadership, Thebe Ikalafeng Will Provide Insight Into Africa’s Impact On Brands At The DESTINY Forum MD Of Brand Leadership, Thebe Ikalafeng Will Provide Insight Into Africa’s Impact On Brands At The DESTINY Forum
June 29, 2012 International And Local Speakers To Share Expertise At The Inaugural Destiny Forum International And Local Speakers To Share Expertise At The Inaugural Destiny Forum
June 11, 2012 Top Judges For Awards Top Judges For Awards
June 8, 2012 Judges Selected For Women Of The Year Award Judges Selected For Women Of The Year Award
June 6, 2012 Africa's Top Brand Is SA Africa's Top Brand Is SA
June 6, 2012 SA Wins Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012 SA Wins Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012
June 6, 2012 SA Wins Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012 SA Wins Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012
May 31, 2012 Nigeria Among Africa’s Most Valuable Nation Brands Nigeria Among Africa’s Most Valuable Nation Brands
May 29, 2012 Improved Modern Highways Sell Kenyan Brand Globally Improved Modern Highways Sell Kenyan Brand Globally
May 29, 2012 South Africa Emerges Africa’s Most Valuable Nation Brand South Africa Emerges Africa’s Most Valuable Nation Brand
May 28, 2012 MTN Tops Local Brand Finance 50 MTN Tops Local Brand Finance 50
May 28, 2012 SA's Most Valuable Bank Brand SA's Most Valuable Bank Brand
May 28, 2012 Africa Home To World’s Fastest Growing Economies, Says Brand Expert Africa Home To World’s Fastest Growing Economies, Says Brand Expert
May 28, 2012 Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012 Announced Most Valuable African Nation Brand 2012 Announced
May 25, 2012 MTN Is Most Valuable African Brand - Report MTN Is Most Valuable African Brand - Report
May 25, 2012 MTN Tops Brand Finance South Africa 50 MTN Tops Brand Finance South Africa 50
May 25, 2012 MTN Is Most Valuable African Brand – Report MTN Is Most Valuable African Brand – Report
May 25, 2012 Which African Countries Have The Strongest ‘Nation Brands’? Which African Countries Have The Strongest ‘Nation Brands’?
May 25, 2012 Brand SA Named As Most Valuable In Africa Brand SA Named As Most Valuable In Africa
May 25, 2012 SA Most Valuable Brand In Africa SA Most Valuable Brand In Africa
May 25, 2012 Brand Africa - Flexing Its Muscles In The 21st Century Brand Africa - Flexing Its Muscles In The 21st Century
May 25, 2012 Africa: Kenya Ranked Eighth Among Continental Brands Africa: Kenya Ranked Eighth Among Continental Brands
May 24, 2012 Most Valuable South African Brands Revealed Most Valuable South African Brands Revealed
May 24, 2012 Standard Bank Gets Honoured As South Africa’s Most Valuable Banking Brand Standard Bank Gets Honoured As South Africa’s Most Valuable Banking Brand
May 24, 2012 Standard Bank Is SA’’s Most Valuable Banking Brand Standard Bank Is SA’’s Most Valuable Banking Brand
May 24, 2012 SA’s Top Brands Revealed SA’s Top Brands Revealed
May 3, 2012 Is Africa’s Negative Image Justified? Eleven Viewpoints Is Africa’s Negative Image Justified? Eleven Viewpoints
April 27, 2012 Ikalafeng To Appear On  BBC Africa Debate In Kampala, Uganda On Africa's Global Image: Justified Or Prejudiced? Ikalafeng To Appear On BBC Africa Debate In Kampala, Uganda On Africa's Global Image: Justified Or Prejudiced?
April 24, 2012 The De Facto "South Africa Brand 'Tsar' To Speak At SA Business Club In London The De Facto "South Africa Brand 'Tsar' To Speak At SA Business Club In London
March 25, 2012 SA Tourism Board Members Appointed SA Tourism Board Members Appointed
March 2, 2012 Ikalafeng Appointed Vice-Chairperson Of Brand Council Of South Africa. Ikalafeng Appointed Vice-Chairperson Of Brand Council Of South Africa.
July 18, 2011 Madiba Brand Priceless To SA Madiba Brand Priceless To SA
July 6, 2011 Jobs Battle Brewing As Booze Ads Ban Looms Jobs Battle Brewing As Booze Ads Ban Looms
July 4, 2011 Nurturing Brand Pride From The Inside Out Nurturing Brand Pride From The Inside Out
June 21, 2011 CEO Of Most Valuable African Nation Brand And Founder Of Brand Africa To Inspire Delegates At World Marketing Forum CEO Of Most Valuable African Nation Brand And Founder Of Brand Africa To Inspire Delegates At World Marketing Forum
April 1, 2011 Africa's Biggest Brands Africa's Biggest Brands
February 28, 2011 SA Company Wins Global Brand Award SA Company Wins Global Brand Award
January 27, 2011 A Brand-new Image For Historic University Of The Free State A Brand-new Image For Historic University Of The Free State
September 10, 2010 Top Ten At 10 Puts Brand Guru In The Hot-seat Top Ten At 10 Puts Brand Guru In The Hot-seat
September 1, 2010 Ikalafeng Addresses Inaugural Brand Ghana Identity Summit In Accra, Ghana Ikalafeng Addresses Inaugural Brand Ghana Identity Summit In Accra, Ghana
July 20, 2010 Thebe Ikalafeng - Leading by Example Thebe Ikalafeng - Leading by Example
May 21, 2010 Get Your House In Order Get Your House In Order
February 5, 2010 In The Travel Bag In The Travel Bag
October 20, 2009 Building Brand Africa Building Brand Africa
March 23, 2009 African Leaders Should Rebuild Africa's Brand African Leaders Should Rebuild Africa's Brand
November 26, 2008 Why The ANC Is The Coke Of Political Branding Why The ANC Is The Coke Of Political Branding
November 25, 2008 African Creators Need To Invest in Building Brands African Creators Need To Invest in Building Brands
November 24, 2008 Ikalafeng Among South Africans Lauded At Asia Brand Congress in Mumbai, India
October 17, 2008 Local, Lekker And Loved Local, Lekker And Loved
January 1, 2008 Man Of Style Man Of Style
September 1, 2005 Brand Spanking News Brand Spanking News
September 1, 2005 Leading A Brand Revolution Leading A Brand Revolution
September 1, 2005 Super Brand Super Brand
May 14, 2004 Blue Chips And Black Talent Blue Chips And Black Talent
November 1, 2001 Going For Gold Going For Gold