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Issue and crisis-management specialists Aprio Credence announce new CEO

Johannesburg: Aprio Credence is pleased to announce the appointment of Esme Arendse as its Chief Executive Officer. Aprio Credence is the specialist issue and crisis management division within the Aprio Group. Having acted as trusted advisers to the boards, senior executives and legal representatives of some of the world’s most successful companies and institutions, Aprio Credence helps build,…

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The power of blogs

Blogs can become a powerful tool in your content marketing strategy. But before we discuss how, let’s clarify a possible area of confusion around the differences between a blog and a newsletter. There are common overlaps between the two, but basically it comes down to audience strategy and platforms: •      A newsletter is distributed to an…

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Crisis Simulations: practice makes perfect

When a crisis strikes   A devastating cyber-attack. Boardroom conflict that wipes 20% off your share price. A marketing misstep with resultant tide of social media advocating a consumer boycott. Racist or sexist behaviour by an employee with public calls for strong sanction against the individual. As a leader, you might not know where and when…

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Bidvest’s Mounded LPG facility milestone ceremony

Bidvest’s Mounded LPG facility milestone ceremony Bidvest Tank Terminals and Petredec recently celebrated a project milestone with an Aprio arranged event on 31 October for its R1 billion Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) import and storage facility.  This facility will ultimately ensure that Southern Africa has sufficient access to a cost-effective, reliable and safe energy source.   Members…

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Winning with Investor Relations

Management effectiveness is often assessed by the market price achieved for a public company’s shares. Not only is share appreciation an important component of shareholder return on investment, but also a company’s market valuation is critical to the public company’s cost of capital. In its core business operations, an enterprise may have only a handful…

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Aprio team attend knowledge sharing session

On 25 October 2019, the Aprio team took some time out of the office to watch The Great Hack, a documentary about the fall of a UK-based political consulting firm, Cambridge Analytica and discuss how this relates to crisis and reputation management.  Aprio Credence’s gurus, Esme Arendse and Alan Arguile shared their insights about the…

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