Cartoon Network Africa Wins Awards At Three Recent Award Events For Marketing And PR

Cartoon Network Africa Wins Awards At Three Recent Award Events For Marketing And PR

Cartoon Network Africa Wins Awards At Three Different Recent Award Events For Marketing And PR

Over the last 12 months, Cartoon Network Africa has had a successful year and has walked away with awards from three different award events in the region. Cartoon Network Africa’s ‘Cartoon Network Introduces Africa‚Äôs Very Own Powerpuff Girl’ campaign has won African SABRE (Superior Achievement in Branding, Reputation & Engagement) Gold Award in the Media, Arts and Entertainment category, as well as a runner-up Certificate of Excellence in the “Marketing to Consumers (Existing Product)” category.

Cartoon Network Africa’s Powerpuff Girls art event – “The Powerpuff Girls Art Factory” also won a SABRE Certificate of Excellence in the Southern Africa Public Relations category. The channel’s anti-bullying campaign – CN Buddy Network has won two African SABRE Certificates of Excellence, one in the “Arts and Excellence” category and another in the “Cause-Related Marketing” category, this year’s campaign was fronted by Paralympian medalist, Ntando Mahlangu.

Cartoon Network Africa also won a Bronze PRISM Award at the 2018 PRISM Awards for CN Buddy Network in the “Corporate Social Responsibility” category. At the annual POPAI Awards, Turner won a POPAI Gold Award in the “Informal/Traditional Market Execution” category for its public event at the 2017 DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival.

In Africa, Burson-Marsteller is Cartoon Network’s PR consultant agency.

Commenting on Cartoon Network’s recent wins in Africa for its marketing and public relations campaigns, Adrien Fallu, marketing, communication and digital director for Turner France and Africa said:

“We are so pleased with the results achieved with all our local partners. Cartoon Network enjoys a strong following on the continent, and we continually strive to create a viewing experience that resonates with our African audience. Our localisation strategy that identifies the cultural differences of our African markets, and which we have implemented for the three years, has undoubtedly contributed to the winning of all these amazing awards.”

Cartoon Network To Attend DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival In South Africa

DStv Delicious

Coming 6th June is the DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival and Cartoon Network will be attending and will be part of the DStv Kids Zone at the festival. This year’s festival will take place at Huddle Park Golf and Recreation Club in the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. Finn and Jake from Adventure Time and Gumball and Darwin from The Amazing World of Gumball will be there to keep kids entertained. There will be quizzes with prizes, character dance-offs, rainbow bowling and a whole host of other activities, not to mention prize giveaways.

Meanwhile, adults can go shopping for gourmet food at the market and dine in at one of the pop-up restaurants that will be run by popular South African and international celebrity chefs.

General admission for the DStv Delicious Festival is R450, kids under 12 can enter at R200 and that includes access to general access areas and the DStv Kids Zone, which hosts a whole lot of entertainment. Kids under 3 will enter for free.

Tickets are now on sale from