Publishing Council

The Publisher Council is responsible for publisher members and ensuring various publisher-related issues are dealt with and that publisher members are represented at IAB SA board level.

Council members

Head: Nathi Maramnco (TMG)

Deirdre Ingpen (24.com)

Lisa MacLeod (Times Media)

Izak Minnaar (SABC)

Marc du Plessis (Caxton)

Styli Charalambous (Daily Maverick)

Chris Borain  (M&G)

Tim Spira (ENCA)

Kyle Hauptfleisch (Primemedia)

 

Responsibilities

  • Responding on behalf of IAB SA publisher members to various issues affecting the industry.
  • Providing information, education and regular updates to publisher members.
  • Appointing publisher judges for The Bookmarks Awards and assisting in establishing categories and criteria for the awards.
  • Representing IAB SA members at various regulatory bodies and involved in appointing the IAB SA measurement vendor and managing the relationship and drafting of vendor contracts on behalf of members.

Objectives

  • Education on latest developments in the industry
  • Regulation
  • Issues affecting publishers
  • Benefits

Current projects

  • Working on IAB publisher member event.
  • Working with industry bodies on regulation of the industry.
  • Various other projects with regards to publishers and benefits for publisher members.