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Outdoor network expands digital rotator network with new site in George
George is a fast-emerging favourite for affluent South African “semigrators” leaving the likes of Gauteng to work remotely or take advantage of the area’s more laid-back lifestyle. These financial decision-makers are active consumers with disposable income at-hand and are primed to engage with top-tier brands. 27 Jun 2024 Read more

Visionet launches at Kruger Mpumalanga International following Airport Ads’ media rights extension
Airport Ads®, part of the Provantage family of companies, has announced the extension of its exclusive airport advertising rights at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) – the gateway to the world’s most iconic game reserve, the Kruger National Park, the Blyde River Canyon, ancient caves and many scenic and heritage attractions. 5 Jun 2024 Read more

Out-of-home Golf Ads – At work while consumers play
South African golf legend Ernie Els said, “If you don't believe you can make every putt, why bother trying?”And try is something regular patrons of any of South Africa’s 450 golf courses keep doing – in droves. According to data from, in 2022, 4,27m rounds of golf were played, equating to over 11,700 rounds every single day of the year – a staggering increase of approximately 20% since 2015. With an estimated 66.6 million players worldwide, golf is a fast-growing pastime – and a captive market for advertisers looking to connect with this affluent, relaxed and discerning audience. 30 May 2024 Read more

Provantage launches SA’s first real-time, place-based media audience measurement tool – Protrack
Provantage, a leading provider of Out-of-Home (OOH) media and full-service marketing solutions, is pioneering the first comprehensive, globally recognised audience measurement tool for Place-Based Networks (PBN) in the South African OOH sector. Provantage Tracking – or Protrack – employs the internationally proven AllUnite audience measurement technology platform, which provides verifiable audience measurement in the OOH context. This proprietary platform has launched in key DPBN (Digital Place-Based Network) and digital billboard sites – environments in which Provantage has the largest holding in South Africa – and will be extended to additional PBNs including static media in the near future. 30 Apr 2024 Read more

Provantage and T+W launch Ant Lion - A full service digital content agency
Integrated Out-of-Home (OOH) media and marketing services group Provantage and T+W - an award-winning agency and production company renowned for sports and entertainment storytelling – have launched digital content agency, Ant Lion. 10 Apr 2024 Read more

Outsurance announces partnership with South African Schools Netball
Outsurance is proud to announce their partnership with South African Schools Netball (SASN), in sponsoring the attire of approximately 3,000 nationally accredited umpires while officiating netball matches. 3 Apr 2024 Read more

Cape Town International Airport makes the top 3 in the world – and big brands are noticing
Based on the latest data from the AirHelp Score for 2023, Cape Town International Airport has been voted the third-best airport in the world. And with Cape Town ranked as the second-best city in the world by Time Out Magazine, the Mother City is attracting more visitors than ever before – both locally and internationally. 6 Mar 2024 Read more

Outdoor Network’s rotating digital billboard network goes national, maximising ROI for advertisers
Outdoor Network, part of the Provantage family of companies, has achieved national presence with its digital rotator network, having launched an additional rotating site in Kimberley. The network of large-format digital 3x6m screens now spans all nine provinces, with 20 digital rotators countrywide. 5 Mar 2024 Read more

Brands maximise DOOH domination as Springboks land at OR Tambo
The Springboks have returned to South Africa following a record-breaking victory at the 2023 Men's Rugby World Cup. When the team landed at OR Tambo International Airport, thousands of fans gathered to welcome the champions home as they made their entrance via the airport's international arrivals terminal. Brands took advantage of the moment by ensuring their visibility on the Airport Ads® atrium screens. These large format digital advertising screens provided innovative brand messaging to connect with the elated audience as the local heroes arrived. 27 Nov 2023 Read more

Pioneering sustainability: Provantage goes green
To lower its carbon footprint and contribute to more sustainable energy usage, integrated OOH media and marketing services group Provantage has installed a 100kW solar power solution at its head office in Johannesburg. The complete renewable energy solution, supplied and installed by Averge Technologies, is now up and running, ensuring that the Randburg office is 90% self-sufficient while supporting government’s sustainability initiatives. 22 Nov 2023 Read more

Out-of-home (OOH) media, sports and the omnichannel approach – A winning formula
Following South Africa's record-breaking fourth win at the 2023 Rugby World Cup, many forward-thinking brands are winning, too. These tapped into the nation's zeitgeist, achieving maximum impact with omnichannel advertising platforms, generating widespread engagement and emotional connections with audiences riding the wave of positivity. 21 Nov 2023 Read more

IRT Media retains media rights to MyCiTi network for 11th year
IRT (Integrated Rapid Transport) Media, part of the Provantage family, has been awarded the exclusive advertising and media rights for the City of Cape Town's highly successful MyCiTi Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service for the 11th consecutive year. This achievement reinforces Provantage's status as a dominant force in Out of Home (OOH) media. 2 Nov 2023 Read more

Provantage launch Provantage Sport - Xhanti-Lomzi Nesi appointed as managing director
Provantage, a leader in integrated marketing solutions, has launched Provantage Sport, significantly expanding its reach into the expansive South African sports sponsorship and media arena, which is estimated to generate around R40-45 billion in annual revenue through activations, sponsorship, media rights, ticketing and hospitality locally. 19 Oct 2023 Read more

Airport Ads launches The Atrium - 160sqm of large-format digital - at OR Tambo
Airport Ads®, one of the most innovative airport media companies in the Middle East and Africa Region (MEA) and part of the Provantage family of companies, has announced the launch of The Atrium, its latest digital airport media solution situated within the International Arrivals Atrium at Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport. 7 Sep 2023 Read more

Outdoor Network completes rollout of backup power for its Always On OOH advertising solution
In a strategic move to combat the adverse effects of load shedding on the digital out of home (DOOH) advertising industry, Outdoor Network - part of the Provantage family of companies and a leader in digital and static billboard advertising - has successfully completed its installation of 20 backup power generators at key sites throughout South Africa. This national initiative is the culmination of Outdoor Network's full-scale alternative power programme, ensuring uninterrupted visibility and impactful advertising campaigns even during power outages. 1 Sep 2023 Read more

Golf Ads introduces Golf Digital to engage affluent consumers
Golf Ads™, part of the Provantage family of companies and a leader in the golf media advertising market, recently launched its new product, Golf Digital. The Golf Digital offering features the strategic placement of three high-definition digital screens at the nineteenth hole of selected golf clubs in affluent areas across the three main metros in South Africa. 20 Jul 2023 Read more

Outdoor Network: Flipping the switch on load shedding
Outdoor Network, part of the Provantage family of companies and a leader in the digital and static billboard advertising market, has installed 12 generators to keep digital billboards running when the lights go out due to load shedding. 7 Jul 2023 Read more

Bright lights, big engagement - Malls rise again in South African consumer culture
The Covid-19 pandemic and resulting lockdowns that wreaked havoc on the broader retail environment were amplified by looting during the July 2021 riots. Additionally, e-commerce and the largely subdued economic climate which immediately followed, left South African shopping malls with significantly lower traffic levels and turnover between 2020 and early 2022. But South Africans - known for their resilience amid uncertainty - feeling the lockdown fatigue and weathering the ever-present load shedding schedule, steadily began heading back to the malls last year. 15 Jun 2023 Read more

From local to hyperlocal - Street-level media brightens up urban landscapes
Bus shelters, street poles, curbside dustbins, street name ads and shopping centre parking lots in South Africa's major metropolitan areas are among the spaces via which Street Network (a Provantage company) has adopted a "hyperlocal" advertising approach to connect with pedestrians, shoppers and commuters in their urban and suburban backyards. 7 Jun 2023 Read more

The rise of the Visionet network: Large format digital screens take over SA airports
Visionet™ from Airport Ads® (a Provantage company) is a large-format digital media platform available at key national airports in South Africa. With large-format digital Visionet screens in OR Tambo, Cape Town International, King Shaka International, Lanseria, and more recently, George Airport, reaching an audience of 1,2 million people monthly, the Visionet footprint is growing in the airport advertising arena. This dynamic, expansive environment connects with an affluent, receptive audience with travel time on their hands. This is seeing more big brands capitalising on digital out-of-home (DOOH) advertising in airports. 6 Jun 2023 Read more

Outdoor Network launches its first rotating digital billboard in East London
Outdoor Network, part of the Provantage family of companies and a leader in the digital and static billboard advertising market, has installed their 19th digital rotator in Beacon Bay, Eastern Cape. The 3x6 rotator is the first of its kind in the region, and stands tall over Old Transkei Road, between Putney Avenue and Beaconhurst Drive, East London - a primary arterial route with high traffic volumes. This location makes the rotator perfectly positioned for advertisers looking to reach targeted audiences as Outdoor Network continues to strengthen its national foothold across key metros and urban areas. 11 May 2023 Read more

Noordvaal school rugby secures major sponsorship deal with SDC Group to boost prestigious tournament
Noordvaal School Rugby is proud to announce that a three-year sponsorship deal has been secured with The SDC Group. 9 May 2023 Read more

Why LSM is giving way to SEM - How we live vs. what we have
ProActive™, the dedicated activation agency of leading marketing and Out of Home media owner, Provantage, consistently gathers measured insight into consumer habits, economic segments and behaviours. LSM (Living Standards Measure) has traditionally served as the accepted audience measurement benchmark for many years. However, Proactive is upholding new industry standards by moving towards SEM (Socio-Economic Measure), which is becoming more widely used. ProActive explains why SEM is becoming increasingly more prevalent in the South African context. 19 Apr 2023 Read more

Provantage evolves into an integrated media and marketing powerhouse
Since its inception in 2003, Provantage Media Group has grown exponentially, establishing itself as one of the top Out of Home Media specialist companies in Africa. In a fast-moving, fluid industry, Provantage Media Group will now rebrand, streamlining its name to Provantage, and positioning itself as a multifaceted marketing services business. Provantage's Out of Home media offering will continue to operate as a component in its bigger basket of services. 28 Feb 2023 Read more

The commuter's media journey - Transit Ads launches Commuter Chronicles Project
Transit AdsTM - South Africa's largest transit media company - has launched the Commuter Chronicles Project. The project is a qualitative and quantitative study of commuters within the South African transit environment. The revealing study demonstrates the relevance and importance of transit media in daily urban lives, highlighting real passenger perceptions of the transit environment and the advertising they are exposed to. 15 Feb 2023 Read more

Digital Out of Home Advertising - The answer to a cookieless future?
Google's announcement that third-party cookies will be phased out in 2023 has left many brands at a loose end. As no alternative identifiers to track individuals will be implemented in the future, hyper-targeted advertising based on consumers' internet activity will become more of a challenge. 2 Feb 2023 Read more

Street Network launches audience measurement for Street Furniture formats
For brands to achieve maximum exposure coupled with consumer 'buy-in', they not only need to identify premium media locations, but identify those locations that provide access to a desired target audience. This is key to ensuring that advertising campaigns are effective in keeping consumers engaged and ultimately making purchases. This is where the Out of Home (OOH) industry is getting it right with a strategic focus on big data designed specifically to elevate clients' advertising campaigns. 27 Jan 2023 Read more

Another digital milestone for Provantage
Provantage, a leader in Digital-Out-Of-Home (DOOH) innovations across Africa is excited to announce that it is currently the only media owner on the continent to have joined the Global Digital Out of Home community via its membership of the DPAA. 16 Jan 2023 Read more

PMG in Africa: Evolving OOH in a time of growth
PMG is a long-established out of home (OOH) media player in Africa, with a strong footprint across the continent's key territories. We believe that the OOH industry is set for substantial growth that will drive the multifaceted modernisation of OOH mediums and environments in the coming years, and we are preparing accordingly. 20 Apr 2022 Read more

PMG and H&A merger heralds substantial new growth
Provantage Media Group (PMG), a leading marketing services company, has acquired 51% of end-to-end retail specialist business H&A. The merger confers PMG's 52% Black-owned, Level 1 BEE status on H&A and offers lucrative growth opportunities across Africa. 30 Mar 2022 Read more

PMG challenges businesses to help combat GBV
The Provantage Media Group (PMG) has donated R6m of their inventory to spotlight gender-based violence (GBV) in South Africa. During a webinar presented with Shared Value on 7 December 2021, PMG's head of Human Capital and Group Projects, Chris Hitchings, called on businesses to stand up and help - now. 17 Dec 2021 Read more

All change at the taxi rank
I have witnessed the transformation of the minibus taxi industry over the last 20 years and the industry has remained the most dominant public transport mode and a very significant driver of our economy. 23 Nov 2021 Read more

AVBOB campaign optimises national reach with Outdoor Network
Insurance and funeral service provider AVBOB has undertaken a national, geographically targeted approach to ensure maximum out-of-home (OOH) media exposure in partnership with billboard industry leader Outdoor Network. 22 Nov 2021 Read more

Why middle market malls matter
Middle market malls have been springing up countrywide post 1994. These have proven resilient even through the Covid pandemic and related lockdowns. During the recent riots, communities frequently banded together to protect what some referred to as their 'pride and joy' - all of which demonstrates just how important these malls are to their communities. This should make marketers sit up and take notice. 14 Oct 2021 Read more

Street Network granted key street pole advertising rights in Bloemfontein
Provantage Media Group (PMG) is strengthening its presence in South Africa's judicial capital Bloemfontein, thanks to a transformative piece of business won by its division Street Network. 26 Aug 2021 Read more

Adidas prioritises maximum visibility with iconic outdoor network site
Leading international sports brand Adidas has partnered with Outdoor Network to take ownership of an iconic Johannesburg out of home (OOH) site and drive awareness of one of its most memorable campaigns. 5 Jul 2021 Read more

PMG invests in human capital with Chris Hitchings appointment
With an eye on human capital as a cornerstone of any successful business, Provantage Media Group (PMG) has bolstered its senior management team with the key appointment of media industry veteran Chris Hitchings as PMG's new head of human capital and group projects. 18 Jun 2021 Read more

Outdoor Network: Driving a proudly South African agenda in an untransformed billboard industry
In September, it will be five years since Provantage Media Group (PMG) and Outdoor Network (ON) announced the merger of their respective out of home media operations; making the coming months a good time to reflect on the journey that ON has taken with PMG and how it has impacted transformation within the South African OOH sector. 19 May 2021 Read more

First hybrid billboard in SA - offering the omni-presence of static and the flexibility of digital billboards
Outdoor Network has strengthened its market-leading position in the South African Out of Home (OOH) industry by launching an innovative hybrid billboard that is set to provide advertisers with an enhanced media solution designed specifically to deliver greater levels of impact and recall of brand communication. 13 May 2021 Read more

PMG unleashes a new 'force' in retail sales and marketing solutions
Provantage Media Group has taken up a strong position in the field sales and marketing arena, thanks to the launch of a new division - Field Force. 1 Dec 2020 Read more

PMG partners with TAPTAP to launch groundbreaking geo-location technology to drive greater integration of mobile and OOH
Provantage Media Group has taken its digital offering to the next level with the launch of 'Sonar', an audience-powered mobile geo-location offering that will allow for the extension of campaigns from out-of-home (OOH) into the digital realm. 29 Oct 2020 Read more

Mall Ads relaunches Mall TV for mass market audience
Mall Ads™ has relaunched Mall TV™, with a renewed focus on targeting the mass market segment of the South African population. 3 Aug 2020 Read more

The evolution of the billboard - a look at the growth of digital billboards in South Africa
As we all know by now, the traditional billboard has evolved and we have seen a rapid expansion of digital roadside billboards in the South African urban landscape. 3 Jul 2020 Read more

Transit Ads to roll out digitally enhanced network of Powa Towas
Transit Ads™ is once again pushing the boundaries in the commuter space, with the unveiling of a ground-breaking branding structure combining digital and large format static out of home formats in South Africa's taxi and shopping mall environments. 25 Jun 2020 Read more

Airport Ads bolsters Visionet network with massive OR Tambo screen
Airport Ads has significantly strengthened its Visionet™ - Southern Africa's largest indoor airport screen - network with the addition of a new large format digital out of home site at OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA) in Johannesburg. 24 Jun 2020 Read more

Transit Ads unveils groundbreaking insights community with TransitGo
Unfazed by the national lockdown, Transit Ads™ has put its time behind closed doors to good use and developed a progressive and groundbreaking new product that is able to provide brands with regular insights directly from their targeted consumers. 9 Jun 2020 Read more

Old Mutual creates impact in Ghana with huge building wrap in Accra
Financial services giant Old Mutual is driving awareness of its brand in Ghana with a massive building wrap on a strategic Global Out of Home Media site in the heart of the capital city of Accra. 25 May 2020 Read more

Global Out of Home Media strengthens relationship with Ivory Coast government
Global Out of Home Media has gone a long way to strengthening its relationship with the Ivory Coast government, thanks to a highly-successful meeting in Abidjan with the country's minister of communication and media, Mr Sidi Tiemoko Touré. 6 Mar 2020 Read more

The key trends within the airport environment in 2020
Mzukisi Deliwe, Deputy CEO of Provantage Media Group and head of leading airport environment out-of-home player Airport Ads, unpacks the most pertinent trends for 2020. 20 Jan 2020 Read more

Transit Ads rolls out large-format digital screens in key commuter nodes countrywide
Transit Ads™ is in the process of launching Transit XL, a network of 3x6m digital screens expected to be viewed by around 5.5 million consumers a month - demonstrating the efficacy of digital-out-home (DOOH) within the transit environment. 2 Dec 2019 Read more

Transformation a business imperative for Provantage Media Group
Proudly South African out-of-home company Provantage Media Group is 52% black owned and 39% black female owned - but it says transformation is about so much more than ownership. 21 Nov 2019 Read more

Standard Bank unveils 'spectacular' campaign at OR Tambo International
Breaking through the clutter, Standard Bank has embarked on an innovative and striking outdoor campaign with Airport Ads that looks set to leave a lasting impact on travellers making their way through OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, generating increased levels of awareness. 20 Nov 2019 Read more

Provantage Media Group consolidates operations into new head office
Provantage Media Group (PMG) has seen substantial organic and acquisition growth over recent years rendering the well-known head office location on Republic Road to no longer be suitable for the leading out-of-home media company. The group has consolidated all of its operations and divisions into a new 6,500m2 made-to-fit head office situated at the corner of York and Bond Streets in Ferndale, Randburg. 12 Nov 2019 Read more

Golfers and luxury brands: a match made on the golf course
Understanding what golfers want is the best way for brands to reach this highly desirable target market. Golf Ads™ Director Johan Scholtz reveals who plays golf in South Africa today, and how best to engage with these high-income individuals. 11 Nov 2019 Read more

Pernod Ricard unveils massive Chivas Regal building wrap in Accra
Pernod Ricard has identified Ghana as a key growth market for its Chivas Regal brand and has partnered with Global Out of Home Media to roll-out a campaign in capital city Accra that mirrors the leadership of the famous whisky brand. 26 Sep 2019 Read more

Airport Ads unveils strategic rebrand
One of South Africa's most trusted integrated airport media advertising specialists, Airport Ads® has refreshed its corporate identity to mark the company's next step of its journey into the future. 10 Sep 2019 Read more

IRT Media renews strategic partnership on the MyCiti bus network with Street Network and Transit Ads
Integrated Rapid Transport Media (IRT), part of the Provantage Media Group (PMG) stable of companies, has once again successfully retained, the advertising rights to the MyCiTi infrastructure in the City of Cape Town. 9 Sep 2019 Read more

Multiple shelters drive a significantly better return on investment
Small format out-of-home advertising has earned its stripes as an effective marketing tool, but the real value lies in fully understanding this medium and the impact that multiple small format sites can have on the growth of a business. 6 Sep 2019 Read more

Sharjah Airport Authority awards commercial advertising management to Provantage
Sharjah Airport Authority (SAA) has signed an agreement with Provantage Media Group (PMG), which specialises in commercial advertising at international airports. PMG will manage the advertising spaces at Sharjah Airport for eight years. 5 Sep 2019 Read more

Transit.TV unveils new look and feel
Transit.TV™, South Africa's largest digital placed-based network, has been refreshed with a new look and feel, and extended offering, ensuring that it holds its own within the space of more established and traditional 'linear' television stations. 4 Sep 2019 Read more

Outdoor Network achieves milestone with 10th rotating digital billboard added to growing national network
Outdoor Network has taken the next step in the continued growth of its national footprint and digital-focused development strategy, with the milestone achievement of its 10th digital site in South Africa, meaning the out of home market leader is in a position to offer increased value to advertisers. 23 Jul 2019 Read more

Outdoor Network unveils rotating digital site in Pietermaritzburg
Digital is a key focus area in the Outdoor Network development strategy, and the OOH market leader has taken the next step in the continued growth of its national footprint with the unveiling of its latest digital site in Pietermaritzburg. 22 Jul 2019 Read more

Why out-of-home is withstanding the threat of digital and growing with it
With digital and mobile continuing to grow its market share, most traditional mediums have seen their slice of the pie cut dramatically, but not out-of-home, according to Jacques du Preez, CEO of leading South African and African out-of-home media owner, Provantage Media Group. 19 Jul 2019 Read more

Outdoor Network building growing national large format digital presence
With digital at the heart of its development strategy, Outdoor Network has grown its digital national large format network to five highway sites, offering increased value to advertisers and an expanding national footprint, with a focus on key high impact metropolitan highway sites. 18 Jun 2019 Read more

Global Out of Home Media 'goes green' with solar site in Cameroon
Global Out of Home Media has launched a number of initiatives in its drive toward reducing its carbon footprint and supporting its environmentally-responsible stance. Within this approach, the company recently unveiled the first of its solar-powered gantry billboards in Cameroon's largest city and economic capital, Douala. 18 Jun 2019 Read more

Outdoor Network adds two new digital sites in KZN to grow footprint
Outdoor Network has broadened the scale and reach of its national digital network with the addition of two new rotating digital LED billboard sites in the prestigious town of Ballito on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast. 25 Mar 2019 Read more

Global Out of Home Media appoints Marcell Entres to head up Ghana operation
Global Out of Home Media - a division of the Provantage Media Group - has appointed experienced industry professional Marcell Entres as the new general manager of its Ghana operation. 18 Feb 2019 Read more

Golf Ads ensured no holiday 'down time' for brands
Corporate South Africa may have shut down over the holiday season, but for brands wanting to continue speaking to a targeted audience, Golf Ads™ continued offering an effective solution over a time period when most traditional advertising often misses the mark. 15 Feb 2019 Read more

Airport Ads and Global Out of Home Media support ACI Africa General Assembly
Airport Ads® in association with Global Out of Home Media recently played a key sponsorship role in the Airports Council International Africa's 27th Annual General Assembly, Regional Conference and Exhibition, which took place in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, from 13 to 19 October. 13 Dec 2018 Read more

Outdoor Network unveils SA's largest digital billboard in KZN
Outdoor Network has taken the latest step in growing its already sizeable network, by unveiling a large-format double-sided digital billboard site on the M3 highway in close proximity to the Durban CBD. 12 Dec 2018 Read more

Global Out of Home Media rebrands for the future
2018 has been a year of change for Global Out of Home Media - a division of the Provantage Media Group - in which it has implemented and put in place foundations upon which to capitalise on its market-leading position in the African market and deliver tangible results for its customers. 11 Dec 2018 Read more

Heineken invites football fans to share the drama in a South African out-of-home first
What do you do when one of the world's biggest beers and one of the largest sports events on the planet ask you to "share the drama"? 10 Dec 2018 Read more

Halls SA 'owns the moment' with Street Network
Halls, the maker of the internationally renowned menthol throat sweets, took to the streets of Johannesburg to drive awareness of its "Own the Moment" campaign, promoting the online competition and social engagement, and encouraging Google search. 4 Dec 2018 Read more

Global OOH Media ramps up investment in Nigeria with upgrade to its Abuja roadside network
Global Out of Home Media (Global), one of the largest African out-of-home media owners, recently undertook a major refurbishment exercise of its holding in Abuja. The investment saw the media owner upgrading its entire network of 3m x 6m and 7m x 5m billboard sites across the city. 20 Nov 2018 Read more

Global Out Of Home Media secures rights in Yaoundé, Cameroon
Global Out Of Home Media, which provides advertising solutions across Africa, continues to expand its footprint of quality sites following the renewal and extension of its contract with the Urban Community of Yaoundé, Cameroon. 16 Nov 2018 Read more

Outdoor Network launches rotating digital LED outside Cresta Mall
Outdoor Network has unveiled its latest state-of-the-art rotating digital billboard site, adjacent to one of Johannesburg's busiest malls - Cresta Shopping Centre - as it continues to grow its national network in key commuter nodes. 16 Nov 2018 Read more

Transit Ads awarded rights to Johannesburg's Rea Vaya
Transit Ads™, South Africa's largest transit media company, has been awarded the exclusive advertising rights to the Rea Vaya Rapid Transit System (BRT) 1B in Johannesburg, along specific routes. 16 Oct 2018 Read more

Transit.TV delivers incremental reach to TV campaigns
Shamendran Naidu, Executive: Transit Ads™, shares key research insights into how and why digital television network Transit.TV delivers highly effective, incremental reach when bundled with terrestrial TV campaigns. 29 May 2018 Read more

Zee World bus shelter campaign creates industry hype
Digital satellite television channel Zee World, which offers mainstream viewers in Africa the best in award-winning Bollywood movies and series, a variety of food, kids' and talent shows and lifestyle programmes, elected to use Street Network bus shelters in order to extend the reach of its latest It's Happening campaign. 23 May 2018 Read more

Outdoor Network gets heads turning in Centurion with their new digital billboard
Outdoor Network has unveiled its 3x6m rotating digital billboard at the intersection of Hendrik Verwoerd and John Vorster Drives in Centurion, Tshwane. The roadside digital billboard forms part of Outdoor Network's expanding national digital network rollout. The launch further enhances the ability of advertisers, at the flick of a switch, to implement a national digital out-of-home campaign across the entire network, with immediacy and great flexibility in terms of creative execution. 20 Apr 2018 Read more

Increase in mall foot traffic drives consumer-brand engagement
While mall occupancy levels and foot traffic have decreased in some malls, other malls have experienced excellent growth over the six months to December. So what does this mean for brands? Brands need to be where the consumers are and what better place than the mall environment. John Faia: GM of Mall Ads™ unpacks the status quo. 29 Mar 2018 Read more

Golfing environment a 'grand slam' for brands
Johan Scholtz, head of Golf Ads, explains how brands can achieve a grand slam across reach, recall, targeting and engagement in the golfing environment. 19 Mar 2018 Read more

Transit.TV celebrates 10 years
Shamy Naidu, Executive: Transit Ads™, outlines the milestones on the growth trajectory of national digital television channel Transit.TV™. 20 Feb 2018 Read more

Provantage Media Group acquires majority stake in Global Outdoor Systems
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group is proud to announce that they have acquired a majority stake in Global Outdoor Systems, a leading African billboard company with a footprint in a large number of African markets. This cements its OOH position as one of the largest OOH media owners on the continent, where it is already well known for successful activations. 9 Feb 2018 Read more

Mall Ads appointed non-GLA partner service provider for SA Corporate Real Estate Fund
Provantage Media Group (PMG) is proud to announce that MallAds™, one of its subsidiaries, has been selected to partner with SA Corporate Real Estate Fund to fulfill the role of non-gross lettable area (non-GLA) service provider. SA Corporate has contracted Broll to manage the property portfolio of the JSE-listed fund, which was the third-best performing property stock in 2016. 15 Dec 2017 Read more

Why FMCG brands should target consumers with small-format OOH
When it comes to marketing FMCG products, one would presume that virtually every consumer is a target, and that the brand communication is going to reach those targets across the entire demographic spectrum. The default platforms for most brands are broadcast, TV, print, large-format out-of-home (OOH) and more recently online and social media. However small-format OOH, one of the most effective platforms driving engagement and influencing purchasing decisions, is often ignored. A fact FMCG brands would do well to rectify. 29 Nov 2017 Read more

Outdoor Network expands its network with new solar-powered Lanseria site
As a growing airport that is strategically important to Gauteng, Lanseria International Airport provides an ideal location to showcase premium-quality brands to an ever-increasing number of passengers (and a large number of VIPs). The airport recently introduced a SLOW lounge for its more discerning upper LSM passengers and is currently in the process of constructing a new multi-storey parkade. 13 Nov 2017 Read more

Provantage Media Group's Airport Ads launches Visionet at Lanseria
Digital Out of Home (DOOH) is becoming increasingly popular within airport environments - according to Airport World magazine, it now accounts for between 20% and 40% of sales at large international airportsi. The global trend towards making use of this highly effective advertising medium points to its relevance and immediacy - and luxury brands are particularly excited by the possibility of reaching travellers poised to shop in the 'third space' that airports have become. 31 Oct 2017 Read more

Transit Ads outlines new taxi branding regulations
Shamy Naidu, executive of out-of-home transit environment specialist Transit Ads™, outlines the new taxi advertising regulations as recently gazetted by the South African Department of Transport. 24 Oct 2017 Read more

Creating ‘big brand love' with the right activation partner
Activations have a great track record when it comes to boosting the bottom line - which may be why marketers love them. In April this year, the ANA Brand Activation Conference in Chicago showed that the industry spent nearly three times on activations compared to what it spent on traditional advertising, with spend likely to reach anything from $600bn to $1 trillion. That's nearly 8% of the GDP in the US!* 29 Sep 2017 Read more

Outdoor Network's new LED digital billboard captivates Pretoria
Garstfontein Road, Tshwane, is the latest recipient of one of Outdoor Network's state-of-the art 3x6 LED digital rotating billboards. Positioned at the heart of one of the business centres of the city of Tshwane, it is just a stone's throw from newly renovated Menlyn Mall, which is one of the largest malls in Africa and soon to become the city's first green mixed-use precinct. 18 Sep 2017 Read more

Outdoor Network's burning billboard keeps it legal
British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) and Joe Public United have teamed up with Outdoor Network in association with Beith Digital to create an eye-popping ‘burning billboard' that draws attention to the problem with smoking illegal cigarettes. 28 Aug 2017 Read more

OOH flies high in airports as passenger numbers increase
Air travel is booming. The number of trips taken by plane somewhere in the world could increase to around 13 billion by 2030 and demand for air travel has doubled every 15 years this century, according to Global Construction Review magazine. The global industry is expected to grow by an average of 4.7% a year, which means a huge increase in passenger numbers. All this suggests that airports are changing in a way that works in the marketer's favour - who wouldn't want to reach a burgeoning market of largely affluent business and leisure travellers, some of whom are the SADC region's key decision-makers? 14 Aug 2017 Read more

The critical role of out-of-home in the marketing mix
With almost two-thirds of all consumer purchases made within half an hour of being exposed to Out-of-Home (OOH) advertising, it's time to revisit the critical role the medium plays in the broader marketing mix. Roadside Outdoor Audience Data (ROAD) now provides rich data on the consumption and impact of billboards, and integrated with other media stats allows brands to further craft effective, integrated campaigns. OOH should play a key role in this space, argues Howard Lonstein, Marketing Manager for Outdoor Network. 11 Aug 2017 Read more

Creative is the key to effective OOH
Often the most strikingly visible part of our environment, advertising can enliven a city and add something vital to one's early-morning commute. While not every ad can light up an urban precinct like the immersive displays Samsung used in New York's Times Square to debut its S8 and S8+, or thrill onlookers like Toyota's 100-foot-tall billboard for its RAV4 Hybrid, creative excellence remains a must in the industry. It's curious, however, that best business practice is so often adopted by South African creatives - why do we not adopt internationally recognised design principles, given that we follow textbook guidelines for radio, print and TV? The tried-and-tested formulae of OOH, the world's oldest broadcast media, are just not widely adopted and applied. 26 Jul 2017 Read more

Provantage Media Group: 100% South African and Black-owned with BEE Level 1 status
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group is proud to announce that they have just been awarded a Level 1 B-BBEE rating by Grant Thornton - the highest BEE rating achievable. This makes Provantage one of the largest OOH media companies to have achieved a Level 1 rating and one of a small group of enterprise organisations within the Marketing and Communication sector to qualify as being truly empowered within the context of South African legislation. In addition to the level 1 B-BBEE rating, Provantage recently completed an equity transaction, which has resulted in the company becoming Black-owned. 20 Jul 2017 Read more

Transit Ads rebrands to offer bigger, bolder and better
Transit Ads™ and its widespread digital television network, Transit.TV™, have been rebranded and refreshed in line with the wants and needs of its target audience, providing advertisers with opportunities that are bolder, better and more powerful. 18 Jul 2017 Read more

ProActive selected activations partner to DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival
Leading activations agency ProActive™ has been selected as the exclusive activations and exhibitions partner for the DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival. The event is the biggest and most influential lifestyle event in South Africa. Now in its fifth year, the event will take place at the Kyalami International Grand Prix Circuit in Johannesburg on 7 and 8 October 2017 and is set to attract over 40,000 consumers over two days. 19 Jun 2017 Read more

PMG Training Academy brings learners into mainstream economy
There was great excitement in the air on 9 May, when learners, teachers and Provantage Media Group (PMG) executives came together to celebrate the two-year anniversary of the founding of the PMG Training Academy, as well as kick off two new learnerships for 2017. 12 Jun 2017 Read more

The rise of malls and mall advertising
The mall industry is expanding and with it the ability for brands to reach consumers in this environment. John Faia, GM of Mall Ads™ outlines the growth of the industry and how it provides more opportunities for brands to communicate with consumers at the point of purchase. 9 Jun 2017 Read more

Mall Ads launches Mall Talkers
Mall Ads™, a company of Provantage Media Group, has launched a brand-new media product into the mall environment. With a long history in the mall space, the team at Mall Ads™ has created a solution for brands that is cost-effective and delivers on reach, frequency and impact - Mall Talkers. 18 May 2017 Read more

Golf Ads lands exclusive rights to in-cart screens
Golf course media specialist Golf Ads™ has recently added 2,500 in-cart screens to its highly engaging Golf TV™ platform. 11 May 2017 Read more

Outdoor Network launches innovative roadside digital rotating billboard network
Outdoor Network has launched its latest state-of-the art digital rotating billboard in Durban, and will be rolling out this innovative platform to numerous other sites around the country in the months to come. 4 May 2017 Read more

Path to purchase... OOH or POS?
Competition among retail brands has never been as fierce as it is now, and marketers face the challenge of winning the attention and spend of easily distracted consumers. But out-of-home is a winning strategy, comparable to point-of-sale when it comes to achieving return on investment, argues Howard Lonstein, marketing manager for Outdoor Network. 20 Apr 2017 Read more

Taxi advertisers ‘own the road'
Affordability and instant brand recognition make taxi advertising a no-brainer - yet this hugely effective marketing medium is still under-utilised by brands. It's time to stop begrudging the taxi driver and seeing taxis for their worth and their valuable contribution to the country and to the economy, not to mention the advertising industry. 19 Apr 2017 Read more

Provantage Media Group launches Mall Ads
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group has launched a new media company that will provide innovative solutions to brands and marketers wanting to target consumers in the mall environment. Mall Ads™ has been added to the group's extensive portfolio of out-of-home offerings and will provide advertisers with innovative and bespoke solutions to their mall advertising requirements. 3 Apr 2017 Read more

Golf TV in full swing
Golf TV™ by Golf Ads™ is the very first fully fledged digital television channel created especially for golfers. Broadcasting within 90 of South Africa's top golf clubs, the place-based television network flights niche content and advertising to the affluent golfing community. 27 Mar 2017 Read more

Multicultural marketing and activations - the African context
We talk about the 'rainbow nation'. One in which everyone is considered to be part of one big 'melting pot'. We talk about being 'African'. And again this indicates a type of 'one-ness' that paints everyone in Africa with the same brush. This is true in so many ways, however when it comes to engaging with consumers, it may not be so, and is not that clear cut. 21 Oct 2016 Read more

ProActive Shoppa Show platform revamped
ProActive™, a division of leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group, has relaunched its highly effective Shoppa Show™ platform, this time offering clients the added benefit of even more sophisticated staging elements. 12 Oct 2016 Read more

Provantage Media Group and Outdoor Network announce merger
Provantage Media Group (PMG) and Outdoor Network (ON) are pleased to announce the merger of their respective out-of-home media operations. The merger, which has been approved by the Competition Commission, sees Provantage Media Group taking up the major shareholding in Outdoor Network. The balance of the shares in the company will be held by Sanlam Private Equity. 21 Sep 2016 Read more

Airport Ads secures exclusive media rights at Polokwane International Airport
Airport Ads®, a division of leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group, has been awarded the exclusive media rights for advertising opportunities within the Polokwane International Airport precinct. 20 Sep 2016 Read more

Captivating golfers - why brands should be on the green
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group has recently launched a new division called Golf Ads™. The division specialises in out-of-home marketing in the golfing environment and with 170 of South Africa's top golf courses in its portfolio, the offering is highly targeted, exciting and effective. 29 Jul 2016 Read more

Activating on African soil: the time is now
Stephan Botha of ProActive™ outlines the reasons why FMCG brands wanting to expand business in Africa can benefit hugely from activations. 26 Jul 2016 Read more

Shamendran Naidu appointed Executive: Transit Ads
With feet firmly cemented in the transit environment, Shamendran (Shamy) Naidu has been appointed to Executive: Transit Ads™. Since starting at Provantage Media Group in 2009, Naidu has assisted the company in making significant strides in the outdoor space and has been instrumental in the creation of the Airport Ads® division and the growth of the Transit Ads™ division. 18 Jul 2016 Read more

SA airports provide audience of over two million well-heeled consumers
Mzukisi Deliwe, spokesperson for Airport Ads®, shares the key findings of independent research on how many feet travel through airports, and how digital out-of-home (DOOH) in these environments is benefiting brands. 15 Jul 2016 Read more

Mzukisi (Mzi) Deliwe appointed deputy CEO of Provantage Media Group
Mzukisi (Mzi) Deliwe, former executive director of Provantage Media Group, has been appointed to deputy chief executive officer; broadening his scope and further strengthening the company's leadership team. 12 Jul 2016 Read more

Green Advertising rebrands to Golf Ads
Provantage Media Group and Green Advertising are proud to announce the launch of Golf Ads™ - a division that focuses exclusively on the golfing environment, adding yet another sought-after out of home space to an already extensive and exceptional portfolio of offerings. 28 Jun 2016 Read more

Transit Ads offers Metrorail dominance to advertisers
Transit Ads™ - South Africa's largest transit media brand - is now offering marketers the opportunity to regionally and nationally dominate Metrorail media platforms. Shamy Naidu of Transit Ads™, outlines the bigger picture. 15 Jun 2016 Read more

Provantage Media Group Training Academy - Making a difference
Since it opened its doors in August 2015, the PMG Training Academy is in full swing, training individuals who have been especially recruited to pursue a career in marketing. The Academy provides an intensive 12-month Learnership programme that is accredited by the Services SETA. Graduates receive a FET Certificate in Marketing, which is on an NQF Level 4. This certificate provides them with the skills and expertise to start a career in brand management and brand marketing. 9 Jun 2016 Read more

Airport Ads erects gantries at Lanseria International Airport
Airport Ads®, a division of Provantage Media Group, will now be providing another golden opportunity to advertisers wanting to reach high-end consumers in an airport environment. The new opportunity comes in the form of enormous gantries in the Lanseria International Airport precinct. 30 May 2016 Read more

Powa Towas dominate in taxi environment
Powa Towas are the largest branding structures to be erected in the taxi rank and shopping mall environments in South Africa. Measuring 12m in height, they are highly visible and offer advertisers the opportunity to brand 152m² of high-impact space in strategically selected, bustling, high-volume commuter traffic flow areas. 24 May 2016 Read more

Activations - delivering on client expectations in tough economic times
Peter KohlÖffel - National Sales Manager - ProActive™, believes that delivering on client expectations hinges a great deal upon delivering on consumer needs. 17 May 2016 Read more

Airport Ads acquires rights to regional airports
Airport Ads® is proud to announce the acquisition of sole concessionaire rights to all the interior inventory advertising opportunities at ACSA's six Regional Airports. These airports include coastal and inland airports namely Port Elizabeth, George, East London, Upington, Bloemfontein and Kimberley. 22 Apr 2016 Read more

Activating effectively in Africa
Africa is a burgeoning market for brands wanting to make a significant mark on its target audience. Stephan Botha, Business Development Manager of ProActive™, one of the leading activations agencies on the continent, says that activations are one of the most effective means of getting a brand into the hands of the consumer. 21 Apr 2016 Read more

Brand activations - Knowing your customer
Vaughan Berry, Director: Provantage Media Group outlines the reasons that brand activations need to be about the consumer, not just about the brand. 26 Feb 2016 Read more

Provantage Media Group launches Environment Media Mapping
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group has developed a highly innovative, cutting-edge media mapping tool and process that enables the identification and development of media solutions that optimise ROI in a specific environment. Jacques du Preez, MD and Founder of Provantage Media Group, outlines the highly effective Environment Media Mapping (EMM) process: 9 Feb 2016 Read more

Taking activations to the next level in 2016
ProActive's Vaughan Berry, Director at Provantage Media Group, outlines his top activations trends for 2016. 3 Feb 2016 Read more

Provantage Media Group acquires Green Advertising
Leading out of home company Provantage Media Group is proud to announce that they have acquired a controlling share in specialist media owner Green Advertising. Green Advertising has media rights at the top 170 golf courses in South Africa and will add yet another highly sought-after out of home environment to Provantage Media Group's portfolio. 2 Feb 2016 Read more

TRANSIT.TV reaches 10 million milestone
Provantage Media Group's TRANSIT.TV™ has substantially increased its national footprint and now broadcasts to an impressive 10 million viewers each month. Whether in a taxi, at a taxi rank, at a train station or a bus station, commuters are engaging with the highly entertaining and informative digital television channel. 18 Nov 2015 Read more

Airport Ads awarded media rights at Lanseria International Airport
Airport Ads®, a division of the leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group, has been awarded the rights for advertising opportunities within the Lanseria International Airport precinct. 12 Oct 2015 Read more

Provantage Media Group launches Transit Ads
Provantage Media Group is proud to announce the launch of South Africa's largest transit media brand - Transit Ads™. Transit Ads™ consolidates a variety of transit media offerings into one exceptional and comprehensive portfolio. Transit Ads™ will be staffed by a team of transit media specialists with access to a wide range of media opportunities and sophisticated research, enabling them to develop integrated Transit Media campaigns that will be unmatched in the industry. 30 Sep 2015 Read more

ProActive launches highly anticipated PMG Training Academy
ProActive™, a division of Provantage Media Group, is proud to announce the launch of the PMG Training Academy. The highly anticipated training programme will provide ground-breaking opportunities not only for individuals wanting to embark on a career in marketing, but for brands in need of professional, skilled, knowledgeable brand ambassadors. 15 Sep 2015 Read more

Provantage Media Group launches Street Smart Media
Leading out-of-home company Provantage Media Group has launched Street Smart Media. The portfolio encompasses street furniture within the commuter shelter network in the greater Johannesburg and Cape Town areas. 31 Aug 2015 Read more

Provantage amplifies OOH with Hollard bus shelters
The new Hollard bus shelter campaign is set to significantly change the out-of-home landscape in Johannesburg. Through the highly innovative use of old bus shelters, M&C Saatchi Abel created a concept that illustrates the type of living spaces that Hollard insurance can insure. 21 Aug 2015 Read more

Research confirms efficacy of TRANSIT.TV
The latest wave of TRANSIT.TV™ Research conducted by Millward Brown for Provantage Media Group shows once again that the digital channel - which airs in taxis, taxi ranks, train stations and bus terminals across South Africa - is a highly valuable tool for communicating with the LSM B market, aged 16 - 50+. 29 Jul 2015 Read more has extended its reach to the international terminal in OR Tambo
Airport Ads®, a division of Provantage Media Group, has unveiled its new® screens located in key areas across the international departures terminal at OR Tambo International. 23 Jun 2015 Read more

Proactive launches real-time data tool
In most instances, measurement and ROI (the holy grail of marketing campaigns) are looked at in retrospect. What is lacking in the activations space is a tool that provides real-time data for real-time insights that lead to real-time results. Reflecting on the success or failure of an activations campaign will be relegated to history once marketers make use of a new tool implemented by Proactive™. 1 Apr 2015 Read more

Transit environments are evolving, so are shopping habits
Jean Coetzee of Provantage Out of Home Media shares insights on how the transit environment is evolving, how this is changing the way commuters consume advertising and why this is affecting purchasing behaviours. 11 Mar 2015 Read more

TRANSIT.TV brings digital OOH to Nelspruit Bus Terminal
Provantage Media Group's highly successful TRANSIT.TV™ channel can now be enjoyed by commuters at the busy Buscor Bus Terminal in central Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. With over 1 million monthly passengers and 580 buses passing through the terminal, the channel provides a golden opportunity for advertisers to reach this economically-active, highly influential consumer market. 30 Jan 2015 Read more

Digital out-of-home - changing the airport media landscape
Mzukisi Deliwe, Director of Airport Ads®, unpacks the reasons behind the success of digital out-of-home media in airport environments. 13 Jan 2015 Read more

Airport Ads awarded advertising rights at Lusaka Airport
Airport Ads®, a division of Provantage Media Group, has won the rights to the digital advertising platforms at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in the Zambian capital, Lusaka. This exciting acquisition marks the successful start of the out-of-home media group's strategic move into the travel and transit sector on the continent. 13 Nov 2014 Read more

Provantage Media Group opens new Operations Centre
In line with Provantage Media Group's core philosophy of ensuring that client needs are not only met, but surpassed, the leading out-of-home company has opened a new Operations Centre in Johannesburg. 11 Nov 2014 Read more

Transit Track confirms TRANSIT.TV's brand appeal
It's just over a year since Provantage Out of Home Media launched TRANSIT.TV™, the digital channel that flights in taxis, taxi ranks and train stations, and so far it has proven its worth in terms of growth, national commuter appeal and advertising ROI. 21 Oct 2014 Read more

Provantage Media Group's Airport Ads launches VisioNet
Airport Ads®, a division of Provantage Media Group, has unveiled the biggest indoor screen in an airport environment in southern Africa. The screen measures an impressive 8m by 5m (37m2) and is a high definition digital billboard that offers brands a powerful advertising opportunity at Durban's King Shaka International Airport. The screen is the first in Provantage Media Group's new "VisioNet" network of large format digital billboards that will be rolled out in key high density nodes. 7 Oct 2014 Read more

TRANSIT.TV expands its static footprint to Denneboom
Provantage Out of Home Media's highly successful TRANSIT.TV™ has expanded to Mamelodi's Denneboom Station. This is a significant move for the fully-fledged digital channel as the station is set to become an important transport hub within the greater Tshwane area. 25 Sep 2014 Read more

TRANSIT.TV's content a win for both commuters and advertisers
Fact: In South Africa 19.8 million people commute by taxi and by train; and Provantage Out of Home's TRANSIT.TV™ provides advertisers with the opportunity to communicate with this audience. The channel now has a captive audience of over seven million commuters. Why? TRANSIT.TV™ is a channel that adds value to the journey. The channel's content stream is entertaining, relevant, informative and has a uniquely South African feel, providing a win-win digital platform for both commuters and advertisers. 27 Aug 2014 Read more

ProActive launches CommuterActive - a significant, new commuter marketing offering
Leading activations agency and out-of-home media company Provantage Media Group has launched yet another significant offering as part of its ProActive™ division. 4 Aug 2014 Read more

Airport ads partners with Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
Airport ads, a division of Provantage Media Group, has partnered with Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA). The mutually beneficial partnership means that Airport ads has the exclusive rights to sell all advertising space in this iconic, privately owned airport. 15 Jul 2014 Read more

Airport ads brings Grolsch to life
Grolsch's new international campaign, "Choose Interesting", is turning heads at Cape Town International Airport with its massive three-part building wrap. 26 Jun 2014 Read more

TRANSIT.TV amazes crowds at Park Station and Cape Town Station
With its new tagline, "We are the people of TRANSIT.TV™", Provantage Media Group's refreshed digital offering was launched at Park Station and Cape Town Station. 13 Jun 2014 Read more

TRANSIT.TV's new image is bolder, bigger and better
With its new tagline, 'We are the people of TRANSIT.TV'™, Provantage Media Group's hugely successful offering has been refreshed in line with the culture, the energy and the vibe of its sought-after audience. 5 Jun 2014 Read more

Why brand activations in Africa are evolving
Stephan Botha of PMG division ProActive explains that, in Africa, to rise above the clutter a fully integrated approach is key and this includes the ever-growing use of social media. 14 May 2014 Read more

Provantage unveils its rebranding
Leading out of home company Provantage has just unveiled its new corporate structure and brand identity and will now be known as Provantage Media Group (PMG). The rebranding was driven by a new vision and expansion strategy that will deliver focus, innovation and specialisation in selected sectors within the southern African media landscape. 8 Apr 2014 Read more

Commuter shelters - Street furniture that is both public amenity and advertising platform
Skhumbuzo Nkosi, director at Provantage, outlines the transformation of commuter shelters and why they are beneficial for brands, advertisers and commuters. 26 Mar 2014 Read more

Transit media in China - Provantage shares key insights
Jacques du Preez, MD of Provantage, shares his learnings from a recent trip to China 6 Feb 2014 Read more

Standard Bank dominates International Arrivals at OR Tambo
To connect with upper LSM travellers arriving at OR Tambo International, Standard Bank has embarked on an Airport Ads campaign that has allowed for complete dominance of various international arrivals areas. 8 Jan 2014 Read more

Overhaul of Provantage's comes with sophisticated changes, inside and out
The unique network with its close-on 500 HD screens in the nine biggest ACSA airports nationwide, broadcasts to a captive monthly audience of 2.1 million passengers and has established itself as an exciting new player in the local broadcasting and media scene. But recent developments at Provantage Out of Home Media have prepared the channel for an even more promising new chapter in its history. 9 Dec 2013 Read more

Provantage corrects facts around contract
The Star recently published a story stating incorrect information with regards to and Provantage. The story titled, Airport TV tender 'irregular and unfair' by Angelique Serrao is malicious and factually incorrect. 14 Nov 2013 Read more

Provantage enhances brands through bus and commuter shelter advertising
Skhumbuzo Nkosi, media director at Provantage, describes the value and the benefits of bus advertising, especially in a public transport environment where commuter audiences are changing and segmenting at a rapid pace. 31 Oct 2013 Read more

Provantage's Most Rising Star shines bright
For the fourth consecutive year Jacques du Preez, founder and MD of Provantage, was presented with a MOST 2013 Rising Star Award in the media owner category. 11 Sep 2013 Read more

What the modern consumer really wants: Less choice
Jacques du Preez, MD of Provantage, unpacks the benefits of focus, quality and simplicity in the media industry in order to add value to consumers in this crazy, complex world we live and work in. 22 Aug 2013 Read more

Provantage launches ProActive
Vaughan Berry unpacks the benefits of their latest offering. 8 Aug 2013 Read more

Provantage celebrates 10 years in operation
Provantage was started in 2003. Together with Brendan Taylor and Vaughan Berry, MD Jacques du Preez grew the business into one of the fastest-growing and most innovative media and activations companies in the country. The guiding principles of starting the business were twofold: to create jobs and to have an impact on the industry. 2 Jul 2013 Read more

PRASA and OOH - a perfect match
Jean Coetzee of Provantage explains the efficacy and visibility of OOH in train station environments. 2 May 2013 Read more celebrates first year of operation
A year after its successful launch,™ continues to fly as the only national digital TV network in the airport environment. The fully-fledged television network runs in all nine ACSA airports in South Africa and offers advertisers an LSM A captive audience of over two million passengers per month. 26 Apr 2013 Read more

Transit.TV passes the test as it goes live in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town
Provantage has successfully installed Transit.TV in all the major PRASA intermodal nodes, namely Park Station (Johannesburg), Durban Berea Station, Pretoria Station and Cape Town Station. In order to ensure that commuters are targeted effectively, the screens have been positioned strategically in key viewing and high dwell time areas within the station environments, thus securing maximum exposure and recall for brands. 25 Apr 2013 Read more

Provantage reveals valuable airport insights and research
One of the continent's leading out-of-home companies, Provantage, shares valuable insights and research results from a study conducted on their platform, a fully-fledged television channel which airs in all nine ACSA airports across South Africa. 15 Apr 2013 Read more

Provantage announces yet another large scale digital media platform - Transit Television
Following on from the extremely successful implementation of, leading Out of Home agency Provantage announces the launch of Transit Television. The groundbreaking platform comes at a time when advertisers worldwide are adopting Digital Media networks as an innovative method of growing their reach and frequency in the ever fragmenting media landscape. 15 Feb 2013 Read more

Provantage launches world-class commuter shelters
Yesterday, at an official ceremony in Alexandra, the City of Johannesburg's Public Transportation MMC, members of the media, members of Public Transport Media, Provantage Out of Home Media, members of the Taxi Operating Investment Companies and VIP guests witnessed the unveiling of the city's new commuter shelters. 30 Jan 2013 Read more

Sasfin renews sponsorship on
A great partnership is being enjoyed between Sasfin and Provantage's, with the specialist banking and financial services group renewing its sponsorship for a period of two years. 23 Jan 2013 Read more

Provantage/IRT Media awarded exclusive advertising rights to IRT Cape Town
Provantage, in a consortium with TransPeninsula Investments and Kidrogen (Pty) Ltd, and trading as Integrated Rapid Transport Media, was recently awarded the exclusive advertising rights to the Integrated Rapid Transport (IRT) Bus System in Cape Town. Also known as MyCiti, the system is set to vastly improve public transport. 25 Oct 2012 Read more

Provantage launches specialised airport media brand
Provantage has announced the formation and launch of a new brand, Airport Ads, which will spearhead Provantage's airport advertising portfolio. 10 Oct 2012 Read more

Provantage launches ProCare
- an experiential marketing company specialising in pharmaceuticals 26 Sep 2012 Read more

Provantage wins three MOST Awards
On 6 September, leading out of home media owner Provantage walked away with 3 prestigious MOST Awards - Provantage took first position in the Out of Home Category, received the MOST Award for Overall Best Media Owner of the Year and Managing Director Jacques du Preez collected the MOST Rising Star Award, for the third year in a row. 11 Sep 2012 Read more

The power of taxi advertising
When it comes to Taxi advertising, all forms of taxi advertising, the facts speak for themselves. Every week in South Africa, 18 million people commute using taxis. Most of them fall into the 4 to 7 LSM bracket; they are economically active and most are the buying decision makers at home. Taxis therefore transport over 80% of the country's economically active consumers. 8 Aug 2012 Read more

Cape Town's beat Hearts Provantage
Cape Town radio station Heart 104.9FM has just taken the wraps off an outdoor marketing campaign with Provantage, aimed at reinforcing their music positioning and spreading the word that they "only play the greatest RnB". 31 Jul 2012 Read more

Provantage puts on shows for Big Brother Africa StarGame
Following the evictions of well-known celebrities and reality TV personalities from the much talked about Big Brother Africa show on DStv, an event is put on every Tuesday to celebrate the recently evicted contestants. 10 Jul 2012 Read more

Provantage and ACSA launch
Leading out-of-home media company, Provantage, in partnership with ACSA, has launched a fully-fledged, dedicated television network in ACSA owned airports nationwide.™ will be flighted on a large network of screens, optimising dwell time in high traffic zones throughout each airport. A first for South Africa,™ will offer advertisers exceptional value and unparalleled access to the upper LSM market and Business travellers. 26 Apr 2012 Read more

Zico and Provantage Out of Home Media team up
Zico (Zungu Investment Company) have acquired a significant shareholding in Provantage PTY (Ltd). 25 Jan 2012 Read more

Provantage brands Durban Station for KDG Auto Exports
Provantage Out of Home Media have recently branded pillars at Durban Station for motoring client KDG Auto Exports. 18 Jan 2012 Read more

Leading out-of-home agency Provantage has recently won the tender to brand all commuter shelters in the City of Johannesburg. 13 Jan 2012 Read more

Provantage takes Sony to the car wash
Provantage was commissioned by well-known electronics brand, Sony, to run activations at selected car wash sites. 14 Dec 2011 Read more

Sta Sof Fro and Provantage style consumers
The recent Sta Sof Fro activations added a healthy sheen to hair and a spring in the step of consumers. Implemented by Provantage, the activations took place in a number of busy malls frequented by shoppers in the Sta Sof Fro target market. 2 Dec 2011 Read more

Train stations wake up to a fresh breakfast
To promote the mouth-watering KFC am breakfast special, highly visual branding has been put up by Provantage at main train stations in South Africa. 17 Nov 2011 Read more

Provantage's SETA Learnership Programme sees students graduate with jobs
On the 4th of November, Provantage's SETA Learnership Programme held a grand graduation ceremony for its students in Gauteng, Limpopo and Delmas. 16 Nov 2011 Read more

Provantage promotes Zodiac
Zodiac is currently running an in-store campaign in a variety of stores nationally. Promoters in branded golf shirts and caps, who are well-versed in the Zodiac range of pool cleaners and accessories, are highlighting the benefits of the products, the new MX8 pool cleaner in particular. 25 Oct 2011 Read more

Provantage launches Mobilites
Provantage Out of Home Media has launched Mobilites™ - a fleet of new, internally illuminated mobile billboards. A great alternative to the traditional static billboard, Mobilites™ are an exciting new way of reaching a variety of target audiences. 4 Oct 2011 Read more

Provantage's Jacques du Preez takes home MOST Innovator award again
On the 5th September, Jacques du Preez, MD of Provantage Out of Home Media, was presented with the MOST Innovator of the Year Award for the second year in a row. Innovation is at the core of the company ethos - Jacques has just returned from a two-week overseas fact-finding mission where he investigated new out-of-home offerings and products in Europe and America. 7 Sep 2011 Read more

Provantage powers Mageu Number 1 Smooth
A taxi campaign implemented in various provinces is working smoothly for Mageu Number 1 Smooth! 5 Sep 2011 Read more

Provantage ranks 8.ta
To create brand awareness for funky new cellphone service provider 8.ta, Provantage have branded numerous taxi ranks nationally. The branding, with messaging such as Free Minutes. Any number. Any time and Unlimited Call Mes, dominates the commuter environment and is clearly visible to passing traffic and taxi commuters. Each rank has 120m² of branding which is up for four months at a time. 29 Aug 2011 Read more

'A Team of Millions' for King Shaka Airport
Rugby fans travelling from King Shaka International airport will stand proud at the sight of a 294m² ABSA Rugby World Cup creative that dominates the departures hall. 22 Aug 2011 Read more

Provantage drives Jacobs Kronung
Provantage is driving Jacobs Kronung customised vehicles around town, turning heads with sharp creative and the aroma of fresh coffee. 27 Jul 2011 Read more

Provantage turns heads with Metropolitan Life campaign
Provantage have harnessed their vast experiential marketing knowledge to take Metropolitan Life's products to the target market. 14 Jul 2011 Read more

Mini Countryman lights up the runway
With trailing lights that mimic an airport runway, the Mini Countryman billboard at OR Tambo is not only turning heads but creating a giant buzz in the out-of-home industry. 7 Jul 2011 Read more

On the 30th June 2011 in Sandton, a presentation by Millward Brown CEO Charles Foster unpackaged Provantage's In-Taxi TV station TTV. The results were astounding and showed that TTV firmly held its own against traditionally used above-the-line media. 5 Jul 2011 Read more

Provantage brands metered cabs
The Cape Town city bowl and surrounds is home and workplace to numerous consumers in the upper LSM bracket, but with tight legislation surrounding out of home media, how can advertisers get to this extremely desirable market? The answer is deceptively simple - by having their brands move around areas that are most appealing to this consumer group. 13 Jun 2011 Read more

Airport zone exclusivity impacts high flyers
Provantage have done their homework with regards to airport advertising. With more than three million passengers passing through our international airports every month, airports are an excellent space for advertising upmarket brands. 26 May 2011 Read more

Township branding comes clean - the car wash provides a new communication medium
For advertisers wanting to target the Emerging Middle Class, in areas where billboards are limited or don't provide enough visibility, what is the solution? Formalised car washes. 19 May 2011 Read more

Sta Sof Fro goes big with BrandVantage
Making full use of an innovative platform, renowned hair care product range Sta Sof Fro launches its first burst of television promos with BrandVantage. A joint venture between Brand Republic and Provantage, BrandVantage takes a fresh approach to branding and sales with a 360 degree solution, which includes TV, Radio, online advertising, SMS competitions as well as Activation solutions. For Sta Sof Fro, BrandVantage offers a real return on investment. 26 Apr 2011 Read more

Provantage Out of Home Media and Silverstone CIS have joined forces to create a joint venture called Provantage Interactive. 14 Apr 2011 Read more

Marketing made memorable
Every brand has a story to tell. BrandVantage will get the story seen, heard and felt in a way that nothing else does. 22 Mar 2011 Read more

Provantage, leader in Out of Home Media, awarded PRASA Tender
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) has officially awarded the exclusive media rights for all their sites, nationally, to the Umjanji Media Consortium led by Provantage Out of Home Media. The highly sought-after sites include interior and exterior train station branding, rail reserve, platform branding, and digital advertising including television and radio, as well as electronic and static advertising boards. 14 Mar 2011 Read more

Provantage Events and the next big Audi A1
In celebration of the highly anticipated arrival of the Audi A1, a number of adrenalin-fuelled events and parties were held around the country last month. Provantage Events were proudly commissioned to manage the Audi AreA1, the Dealer and Brand Ambassador parties, and the Audi Underground Advanced Driving Experience on a track that was fast and exhilarating! 10 Mar 2011 Read more

Skhumbuzo Nkosi joins Provantage Out of Home Media
Out of Home Media veteran Skhumbuzo Nkosi has joined the Provantage board and will be responsible for leading the company's Media Businesses - Transit, Outdoor and Tavern. 10 Feb 2011 Read more

Eskom brightens the way at King Shaka International
Since the start of Eskom's National Power Lightbulb Exchange Programme, 43 million old lightbulbs have been replaced with new energy efficient lights, creating a nationwide energy usage saving of 1 800 Megawatts. That's enough electricity to power Durban! 8 Feb 2011 Read more

Volvo SA event dazzles
To celebrate 10 successful years of presence back in South Africa, Volvo SA held a glittering gala staff awards function at the dazzling Emperor's Palace. Held on Saturday, the 11th of December, the function recognised staff who had been part of the Volvo team for the past decade. 25 Jan 2011 Read more

Dance Academy brings hope
Forget about the litter-strewn streets, the poverty and violence, the seedy bars and the risky nightclubs because downtown Jo'burg is more than this. It is also home to a thriving dance academy supported by Provantage Out of Home Media. The academy brings hope, purpose and employment to hundreds of teenagers and young adults with a talent for the performing arts. 12 Dec 2010 Read more

Provantage Out of Home Media takes roadshows to the next level
Provantage is proud, thrilled and excited to announce the launch of the state of the art Super Show Rig, set to move into new frontiers of experiential marketing. This one of a kind audio visual offering will allow brands to reach more people with more wow. The rig, designed to address huge crowds, offers a variety of branding opportunities which also includes a large LED screen and massive sound. 1 Dec 2010 Read more

Outdoor media in South Africa has evolved in leaps and bounds over the past two decades but there are certain key elements that allow some media owners to outshine the rest. While traditional outdoor media has its place in building and sustaining brands, there are a handful of iconic outdoor sites that stand out from the rest. 22 Nov 2010 Read more

Provantage takes corporate citizenship to new levels
Skills Development and Job Creation aren't just another two boxes that need to be ticked, they're vital cogs in the wheels that make our new society work. Provantage is a people intensive company so these elements are truly taken to heart. 1 Nov 2010 Read more

Rainbow Chicken full of Shoppa Show flava
With the launch of Rainbow Chicken's new Spice Flava range, a Shoppa Show took the products to retailers in Gauteng, Limpopo and Mpumalanga. The key messaging and benefits of the new range were amplified through entertainment, education and sampling. 11 Oct 2010 Read more

Provantage grows into bigger warehouse
Provantage Out of home Media have recently moved to a new warehouse as their current warehouse was literally bursting at the seams. The solution lay 2,5km away - a large spacious warehouse facility that now includes a state of the art training facility. 15 Sep 2010 Read more

On Wednesday evening, at the Venue in Melrose Arch, Provantage Out of Home Media received two prestigious MOST awards. Managing Director Jacques Du Preez was the recipient of the MOST Media Owner Innovator Award. Provantage came runner-up in the Out of Home category. 7 Sep 2010 Read more

Provantage's Digital Walls entice travellers at King Shaka
On the back of securing the exclusive media rights at the new King Shaka International Airport, Provantage Out of Home Media has added a new media innovation for advertisers - state-of-the-art Digital Walls. Reaching LSM 8-10, the Digital Walls are positioned in the security check-in ensuring every traveller gets to see the advertiser's message. 6 Sep 2010 Read more

Provantage Out of Home Media activates KFC Fangaea foosball
As a wind-up of KFC's Fangaea campaign, a foosball activation was rolled out, giving excited sports fans an opportunity to come together and have fun. 19 Aug 2010 Read more

Taxis show Energizer's new look
Provantage Out of Home Media have been tasked to brand 58 Quantum taxis in the Gauteng region and 58 Siyaya taxis nationally to showcase Energizer's new look. The energized taxis will make use of routes that pass the main shopping centres in the specified areas and will be up and running for three months. 2 Aug 2010 Read more

Acer activation at OR Tambo International Airport
The latest range of Acer products, including notebooks, 3D monitors and smartphones, are currently on display in various sections of OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. 2 Aug 2010 Read more

Provantage Events works exotic magic for Acer Axiz
Provantage Events were recently tasked with launching Acer's exciting Axiz staff incentive programme and with the grand prize being a trip for 15 Axiz staff members to the Dubai 7's Rugby tournament in Dubai, an Arabian Nights theme worked magically. 27 Jul 2010 Read more

Telkom gets Closer to consumers
Provantage Out of Home Media recently ran a Mall Activation to create awareness for Telkom's Closer packages and encourage consumers to go to Telkom Direct stores. 23 Jul 2010 Read more

Coca-Cola IRT bus advertising in Cape Town
Coca-Cola branded the new Integrated Rapid Transport (IRT) busses in Cape Town to amplify their FIFA World Cup sponsorship in the Mother City. 14 Jul 2010 Read more

Adidas taxi advertising
Provantage Out of Home Media branded a large fleet of Quantum taxis for Adidas during the FIFA World Cup. The branded taxi fleet operated on key routes in all the major cities throughout South Africa, generating huge awareness for Adidas, reinforcing the brand's status as an official World Cup Sponsor. 13 Jul 2010 Read more

Provantage Events & Experiences launch 3D TV for LG
Guests were nodding in appreciation after the prestigious launch of the world's first full LED 3D TV. Put together and managed for LG Electronics by Provantage Events & Experiences, the swanky cocktail party had guests and media sashaying around Athol Place, a boutique hotel in Sandton, experiencing this world-first in television technology. 5 Jul 2010 Read more

The Investment Academy, a Stanlib initiative, designed and implemented in conjunction with Provantage Out-of-Home Media, has been successfully delivering accredited financial literacy workshops to students over the past five years. 8 Jun 2010 Read more

Provantage Events and Experiences launch the Huawei MTN E2010
Provantage Events and Experiences put together a glittering affair recently at the Westcliff Hotel for Huawei Technologies SA to launch their innovative E2010 fast-link modem in conjunction with MTN. Media and trade were treated to a fun-packed soccer-themed evening with speciality entertainment to boot! 7 Jun 2010 Read more

The Good Food & Wine Show happened in Cape Town between 13 and 16 May and Sedgwick's Old Brown Sherry was there to share in the festivities. 28 May 2010 Read more

Provantage Events take LG Infinia TV range national!
Provantage Events are proudly taking the amazing LG Infinia TV range to malls all over the country on a roadshow that started off with Bafana Bafana defender Matthew Booth and his gorgeous wife, former Miss South Africa first princess and international model, Sonia Booth, signing over 700 soccer balls in Soweto at a hugely popular public appearance event. 18 May 2010 Read more

Provantage Media conduct their 6000th Shoppa Show
Provantage Media have recently conducted their 6000th Shoppa Show. After five years of offering this service to the industry, the out-of-home media specialists are proud to announce this milestone. 28 Apr 2010 Read more

Nedbank Cup Soccer Tournament takes the bus with Provantage Media
Soccer mania is fever pitch, South Africans are donning their soccer shirts, blowing their vuvuzelas and getting into the spirit of winning with the Nedbank Cup Soccer Tournament which is currently underway. To raise awareness for the Nedbank Cup and to remind consumers about the tournament Nedbank commissioned Provantage Media to wrap single-decker and double-decker buses. 26 Apr 2010 Read more

Provantage Media clients enjoy a week of entertainment
Provantage Media recently entertained and thanked its clients for their ongoing support. On Monday 20 October clients were treated to a snacks and cocktail feast at the Montecasino Teatro and thereafter they were whisked off to enjoy front-row seats at the magnificent Cats musical. 9 Nov 2009 Read more

Since its debut on the market Perfect Fit® Cat Food has made it a priority to inform and educate consumers on the benefits derived from feeding their furry friends Perfect Fit®, the super-premium cat food. 31 Aug 2009 Read more

Serving up healthy lifestyles
For the second consecutive year, Provantage Events has been coordinating a national roadshow for Tastic, and the month of May saw them serving the public with a healthy dose of the Tastic Nature's Choice experience. 17 Aug 2009 Read more

The Provantage operations team is growing with the addition of seven new team members: Project Managers to manage activation campaigns and assistants to ensure that all runs smoothly on the admin side. 5 Aug 2009 Read more

Activate joins Provantage Media
Activate, the BEE out-of-home (OOH) company, has purchased 10% of Provantage's out-of-home inventory in order to establish a new OOH presence in the market and the two companies have entered into a co-operation agreement that will include skills transfer and mentorship programs. 22 Jul 2009 Read more

KFC added a little magic to Mothers' Day
The key insight behind this Mothers' Day campaign is that most Moms lead such busy lives as they juggle all the roles and challenges that make up every day. KFC therefore decided to not only spoil treat their Moms but also give Moms a little time to themselves on Mothers' Day and as their ad campaign promises, give Moms one less thing to worry about. 9 Jul 2009 Read more

New appointment at Provantage Events
Tracey-Lea Tait, newest member of the Provantage Events team, has an illustrious and exciting background within the performing arts and entertainment industry. She has been blessed to have performed both on international and local stages. 24 Jun 2009 Read more

Provantage and Magnetic show the cricket fans - “It's what you put in”
There is a school of thought that says every brief is a challenge, but some are more of a challenge than others. Energade planned to leverage their longstanding relationship with Cricket South Africa as the official sports drinks supplier to the Proteas cricket team. The challenge they gave to Magnetic Communications and Provantage was to leverage the brand association and ensure that consumers who attend the home cricket series against Australia have an affinity to Energade. 28 May 2009 Read more

LG tames the four elements at annual Dealer Convention
Amongst the electronics industry, it is well known that the annual LG Dealer Convention is an event not to be missed. It is on that one night a year that all LG's important trade partners and media guests nationally are treated in three cities to an extravaganza and product line-up that manages to entertain, impress and excite year after year! 19 May 2009 Read more

Provantage drives ANC election messages
Provantage helped to ensured that the ANC election campaign reached all South Africans in all nine provinces as many times a day as possible by deploying ANC-branded taxis, buses and mobile trailers. 14 May 2009 Read more

Zodiac finds InStore success
Zodiac Pool Care has run a successful mall campaign for the past few years to launch their new product ranges. But this last summer they challenged Provantage to find a means of having a more direct influence over buying behaviour. The solution was a smaller InStore Theatre stand that allowed Zodiac to have a presence at the store entrance and was flexible enough to be used at a variety of different stores in different size configurations. 4 May 2009 Read more

Provantage Events, part of the Provantage Group, were tasked to add special flair to the 20th Anniversary of World Aids Day for Khomanani, which was held at Sahara Kingsmead stadium last year. 15 Apr 2009 Read more

For over four years STANLIB has been providing free financial education to previously disadvantaged students via the STANLIB Investment Academy. 8 Apr 2009 Read more

Provantage Media celebrates five years
Provantage Media is celebrating their fifth dynamic year of brand activation, transit media and experiential marketing in South Africa. 30 Jul 2008 Read more

Provantage Events launches the next big thing in TV
Provantage Events organised the launch event for the latest ‘big thing' in TV at a gala red carpet evening at The Roundhouse on Constitution Hill. The event marked the culmination of an integrated international teaser campaign for the 'hit new TV series' LG Scarlet campaign. The LG Scarlet was launched globally in May, with South Africa proudly hosting the second launch event in the world. 22 May 2008 Read more

Provantage roll out the red carpet for moms across the country on Mother's Day
Provantage Media rolled out the red carpet for moms on Mother's Day in all 500 KFC outlets in South Africa, on behalf of Magna Carta. 21 May 2008 Read more

Provantage Media has announced the launch of Provantage Tavern Media, a new media platform enabling brands to reach a large segment of the young, fashionable black population through targeted brand activations in township taverns and bars. The launch of Tavern Media bolsters Provantage Media's ability to deliver focused and integrated township marketing campaigns. 12 May 2008 Read more

Provantage Transit TV goes national
Provantage Media has announced the national rollout of Transit TV. An additional 500 taxis have been added to the fleet of 600 operational taxis in the Gauteng, Kwa-Zulu Natal and Western Cape regions, bringing the total fleet running the in-taxi television station to 1100. 15 Apr 2008 Read more

As part of the Irish Prime Minister's recent trade mission to South Africa, Provantage Events hosted and executed a flawless luncheon for 320 guests, which included the Prime Minster's Irish delegation, captains of industry and top SA businessmen and women. 31 Jan 2008 Read more

Provantage Media has enjoyed spectacular growth since launching in 2003, but their unprecedented success in 2007 has now cemented their place as market leaders in the ambient marketing, activation, events and transit communications industry. 13 Dec 2007 Read more

With the rise of the ‘black diamond' and emerging middle class consumer market, marketers need to take a fresh look at how they conduct in-store brand activation and promotional campaigns. 21 Oct 2007 Read more

Direct marketing through brand activation has gained a great deal of traction in the eyes of marketers, as well as the ever evolving South African consumer in recent years. With the abundance of one-way communication, through the cluttered media of television, radio and print media, brands require effective ways to extend and cement their share-of-mind, as well as a share-of-pocket with consumers. 18 Oct 2007 Read more

As from 1 October 2007 the head office of Provantage Media, leading provider of transit and brand activation marketing solutions, will be operating from brand new premises, located at 23 Republic Road, Bordeaux, Johannesburg. 28 Sep 2007 Read more

Provantage Media a leading provider of transit media advertising and communications have announced the launch of an innovative national in-taxi television station called Provantage Transit TV, which will feature in 500 taxis countrywide. 1 Jun 2007 Read more

In South Africa there are currently up to 18 million economically active consumers that use some form of public transport every day. These consumers make up the majority of the South African consumer base, a fact that has not gone unnoticed by the country's marketers. Accordingly, there has been a boom in out-of-home media spend over the last few years, but the question must be asked, are these somewhat isolated communication platforms really reaching and impacting on this market? 13 Apr 2007 Read more

With the increasing lack of available premium outdoor advertising space, transit media continues to become an increasingly popular form of outdoor advertising. South Africa's public transport remains largely underutilised as a communications platform, despite being used by around 17 million economically-active people on a daily basis. 17 Mar 2007 Read more

Provantage Media, a leading provider of activation marketing platforms has announced the conclusion of the initial phase of an innovative education campaign for investment firm STANLIB, aimed at university students in the greater Gauteng area. The Investment Academy was created and implemented to aid students in understanding how to build personal wealth and avoid debt. The success of the campaign will see its expansion into 2007. 26 Feb 2007 Read more

Provantage Media, a leading provider of the ambient marketing platforms, activation and transit communications have concluded an innovative three month in-store activation campaign for the Masterfoods products, Pedigree dog food and Whiskas cat food. 20 Jan 2007 Read more