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Radio Pulpit

Radio Pulpit is an established, reliable, relevant media voice and preferred Christian radio station and partner in South Africa and beyond. With more than four decades of broadcasting experience, this trusted brand is a welcome voice in households and businesses across the country.

As an agile and fast adaptable media company in the digital ear, Radio Pulpit produces and broadcasts programmes, supported by publications and digital, social and electronic media.

Our multi-lingual listener base of more 400 000 listeners stretches across generations and includes both growing local and worldwide. Radio Pulpit is your Daily Companion for newsmusiclifestyle and business matters.



A community radio station, based in Springs and broadcasting throughout the Ekurhuleni area


Media partners


Engineering News is South Africa’s premier source of weekly real-economy news on projects, products, policies, personalities and technoeconomic progress, covering a wide range of industries from agroprocessing to information technology, mainly in South and Southern Africa. Each week, 13 506 copies are circulated and read by 71 582 readers.

Engineering News Online
To be found on the internet at, Engineering News Online provides real time news reportage through originated written, video and audio material. Each week, an average of over 115 887 page impressions are generated by an average of 51 145 online readers. Readers may choose to visit the free to air aspects of the site, may register for a daily email newsletter and may choose to subscribe to the sites full search function and back copy archive. A mobile-phone version of the Engineering News website is available at and an Engineering News Application is also available in the iTunes store for users of the iPhone.

Reinette Classen – Chief Operating Officer: Sales & Marketing
Email: Click here to e-mail
Telephone: +2711 622 3744

Cape Business News

Cape Business News, founded in 1980, is a specialist publication that provides business readers with comprehensive news on a monthly basis, with extensive coverage of the Cape’s general business trends, events, statistics, new products, services and projects. It is primarily a promotional vehicle for companies that have the Cape Business community as a primary target market.


EngineerIT is a business-to-business magazine published by Estates in Africa (Pty) Ltd EIA Publishing, a Now Media

company, online, twelve times a year. It is focused on the business of science, engineering and related technologies including automation and control, measurement and instrumentations, electronics and all branches of ICT.



GreenEconomy.Media is a media company focused on policy, thought leadership, best practice and innovation in the South African and regional green economy. Our aim is to facilitate sustainable growth by bringing together businesses with providers of products and services, information, capitaland other resources through a distribution omnichannel. Weengage our audience with a multi-layered approach on various platforms using crafted content that is nurtured by first-hand experience, influential insight and expert content.

Green Economy Journal highlights the stories, the policies, issues and trends that are advancing us towards a greener economy. Get involved!  Tell your story!


Global Africa Network Media

Founded in 2004, Global Africa Network Media (Pty) Ltd (GAN) is a business-to-business print and digital media company based in Cape Town, South Africa.

GAN produces annual and quarterly print journals, including:

A series of 11 annual journals profiling each of South Africa’s nine provinces as business and investment destinations and a national title, South African Business, an annual business and investment guide to the country.

Four quarterly titles, including: The Journal of African Business – a guide to business and investment in Africa, Opportunity magazine, a niche business-to-business publication that explores various investment opportunities within southern Africa’s economic sectors, Service magazine, focused on matters for relevance to all levels of government, and Blue Chip journal, the publication of choice for businesses wishing to market their products and services to the financial planning industry.

Our monthly digital newsletter TradeInvestAfrica promotes business, trade and investment opportunities in Africa to an international subscriber base of potential investors interested in Africa as a business or investment destination.

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SA Outlook

The quarterly magazine is a source of information from Current Affairs, Finance and Business development, Education, Travel & Tourism and Trade & Investment. It provides a platform for dialogue between businesses and communities. Distribution stretches from key decision makers to the public arena.

Platinum Gold Radio

Platinum Gold Radio is an internet–only radio station, combining great conversation, entertainment and feel good music. Based in Gauteng, South Africa, this magazine–style, modern radio station broadcasts to a dynamic audience across South Africa and globally, in an easy going style keeping them informed and entertained. Regular on-site broadcasts bring a fresh aspect to this up to date radio format.

Engineering & Mining Africa

Engineering And Mining Africa researches and reports back on current manufacturing techniques, product development, management, and technologies. We feature exclusive industry reports and surveys, and in-depth news, views, and analysis on engineering and mining developments and projects. As an independent voice for the engineering and mining industry, we also highlight the work of engineering and mining artisans and keep our readers abreast of the latest issues and technology. Engineering And Mining Africa focuses on creating a networking publication for decision-makers in businesses across Africa’s engineering industry. We inform, educate, and create business and networking opportunities for all companies that are interested in expanding their business across South Africa and beyond.


South African Business Integrator

South African Business Integrator is a national audited business to business publication with its focus on both the public and private sectors in southern Africa. The main focus of the publication is to synchronize business information, business cultures and align strategies and business goals between the public and private sectors.

The publication serves as an interaction medium between businesses. Its main objective is to inform, educate and advise key industry leaders on business objectives, strategic decisions, good management practice and governance, sound financial management practice and ultimately bridging the gap of transformation and transparency between the public and private sector.

SA Profile

SA Profile is an annual reference book promoting businesses and entrepreneurs in South Africa to both the public and private sector, by profiling their corporate identity.

We aim to connect diverse business strategies and networking across the corporate sphere.

To Build

To Build is an ABC certified business-to-business mainstream publication which is an effective medium to use for building your brand and communicating directly to your targeted audience. The handbook focuses on the latest developments and trends within the Built Environment as well as educating its readers through informative industry news.

The editorial is distinctive in the way it conveys information on interior or exterior décor, architectural trends, the latest building technologies and projects throughout South Africa. To Build is an easy to use tool for the industry player and consumer when planning on building or renovating.

SA Building Review

SA Building Review is a national annual resource handbook with its central focus on the identity of building products and services within the built environment in South Africa. It allows the supplier and manufacturer the opportunity to be identified and exposed in a more detailed and comprehensive manner to the building, architectural and design industry. SA Building Review’s main focus is on advertorial, therefore giving it a more informative and personal approach to the targeted audiences.

SA Polymer Technology

SA Polymer Technology is the official magazine of the Plastics Institute of Southern Africa and the Plastics Convertors Association. The magazine is published six times a year in Feb, April, June, August, October and December and has a circulation list of over 3 000. The address list comprises companies and individuals across the spectrum of the Southern African plastics industry – from equipment and material manufacturers and suppliers, their agents and principals; plastics convertors, recyclers, raw material manufacturers, product manufacturers and plastics services and ancillaries suppliers. Our readers also include members of research and development facilities in South Africa.


Energize – the leading independent power and energy journal of Southern Africa. Energize is a business-to-business journal published by Travel and Trade Publishing (Pty) Ltd t/a TTP, a Now Media company, online, twenty-four times a year, serving the electric power and energy sectors of Southern Africa.


Isikhova Media


Our greatest strength and passion is magazine publishing – custom, trade, business and retail – graphic design and advertising sales. As such Isikhova Media crafts strategies to illuminate your brand and give meaningful substance to it.  We provide clients with personalised solutions from concept and development through to finished project. In doing so we bring to life bespoke ideas, brand stories and products. And, we drive these to be compelling, results-driven and visually powerful.


PRECAST is the premiere, independent journal dedicated to PRECAST CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS (PCMs)

PRECAST is the single resource for all concrete manufacturers.

Through fostering best practice, excellence, and quality before cost, Precast guides the industry to its best performance and innovation in precast concrete and allied industries.

The precast concrete industry is one of the mainstays of the economy and ours is at an international standard.We are on a serious journey towards sustainability and doing so under unprecedented economic challenges.


The official publication of the Masters Builders association South Africa

South African Builder is the official journal of Master Builders South Africa (MBSA) and celebrates its Centenary Year in 2023!

100 Years of building and construction excellence, the publication offers the latest news as well as topical discussion on the building and construction industry, projects, products, and personalities.

The magazine is distributed to all the members of the Master Builders Associations (MBA) in South Africa as well as to the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), including architects, structural engineers, quantity surveyors, small, medium and large contractors, sub contractors and builders’ merchants.

A more recent strategic partnership with the The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) and Project Management International places SA Builder at the centre of the construction industry in South Africa today

Jewellers’ Network

Jewellers’ Network aims to connect inspiration globally by providing innovative ways to promote local manufacture, network, create opportunities for interaction, stimulate trade, explore export opportunities and spread knowledge in the Jewellery, Watch and Diamond sector. It is committed to the growth and development of this Industry in Southern Africa With The Jewel Trader published 4 times a year, The Jewel Trader Online Digital Magazine Monthly and our extremely active Website – The Jewellers’ Network is as unique as the South African Jewellery landscape. The company offers exceptional service to all trading in and with the Industry by offering unique services, valuable information, news, a detailed referral system and more. Jewellers’ Network is an exciting company that is not only creating opportunities for interaction and networking but is stimulating trade and promoting local manufacture.


SA Plastics & Rubber Technology

SA Plastics & Rubber Technology magazine was launched in 2002 by Summit Publishing, based in Cape Town and owned by publisher/editor Martin Wells. Martin has more than 30 years’ experience as a journalist and editor focusing on the plastics industry. The magazine is published six times a year in Feb, April, June, August, October and December and has a mailing list of over 2 500. Our readers include individuals across the spectrum of the Southern African plastics industry – from equipment and material manufacturers and suppliers, their agents and principals; plastics converters, recyclers, raw material manufacturers, product manufacturers and plastics services and ancillaries suppliers. Our readers also include members of research and development facilities in South Africa. SA Plastics & Rubber Technology is the official magazine of the Plastics Institute of Southern Africa and the Plastics Converters Association. is an Online Trade Magazine featuring Products, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the Advanced Manufacturing, Factory Automation & 3D Printing industries. With an emphasis on the state of the art and on the horizon technologies that have strong prospects of commercialization, our philosophy is to create an outlet where the industry can share information and report on itself.

Ourlives Marketplace

Ourlives Marketplace is a digital marketplace that gives local brands and businesses a platform to showcase their products and services. Our aim as a digital platform is to make it easier to access these small businesses thus improving their digital footprint and increasing their reach. We put them infront of potential clients who are actively searching for local brands. Ourlives Marketplace is about supporting local brands and helping create and maintain jobs by helping them succeed.



GreenEconomy.Media is a media company focused on policy, thought leadership, best practice, technology, and innovation in the green economy of South Africa and regionally.

We believe that once presented with knowledge and information, decision-makers will make the right choices. GreenEconomy.Media communicates the fundamental issues and facilitates the action needed for more environmentally responsible production into the future.

We aspire to advance the green economy community by creating powerful, responsive, and measurable media platforms that deliver insight and intelligence on all sustainable matters; as well as unparalleled access to buyers and sellers of green economy-related goods and services.


Municipal Focus Publication

The Municipal Focus Publication focuses on local government and provides an in-depth look at critical issues that affect the work of the municipalities and livelihood of the communities within them, and provides a platform for government and the private sector to showcase their products and services that will help provide an enabled environment so that the regions can thrive.

Good management practices and successes within both the public and private sectors are showcased and celebrated to provide an account of the work that is been done and to provide examples of service delivery excellence.

It is the ultimate source of information and business intelligence for government officials in local and provincial government and is also relevant to elected councillors at municipal level, officials at semi-government agencies and those wanting to do business with the government.



Devdiscourse is a media platform for development stakeholders. Be it scanning the knowledge tides, doing stories on diverse developmental themes, approaches, policies, programs or sophisticated IT and big data analytics tools to catalyze the developmental landscape or simply facilitating discussions to rejuvenate intellectual energies – all is done here.

Our media team supported by domain specialists of VisionRI meticulously cover the development news across the globe to maintain and enhance intellectual reflexes and competencies, and share the same at Devdiscourse.

The portal as well as Android app is designed and developed on the framework of deep machine learning technologies which facilitate delivery of smart content based on user interests, browsing behaviour and location. Devdiscourse – News is available globally on web as well as Android platform to deliver smart and personalised content to users.


Made in Africa

Made In Africa’s is an e-commerce platform that provides a business-to-business online marketplace where you can either sell or source various ranges of products in the agricultural, manufacturing or mining sectors. This is a gateway for your products to be sold in the African and Global markets.

We offer a free subscription, or various paid marketing subscriptions to get your product into global markets. We handle the entire logistics, payment, and possible Trade finance flows.


Lifting Africa

Dedicated to our loyal readers

Lifting Africa is the official magazine of LEEASA (Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of SA). Lifting Africa is dedicated to provide the reader with a platform to discuss and resolve problems and issues relevant to the African lifting industry. Lifting Africa assists the reader, with compliance to all legal and statutory requirements in the lifting industry. Our aim is to improve safety in the industry.



The Lifting Equipment Engineering Association of SA

LEEASA was formed by concerned industry individuals in 2003. The Association is concerned that this industry, which is inherently dangerous, could fall into disrepute if not well run and regulated. The engineering team providing the service should be well trained to the correct standards and be ethical and responsible for their actions. Safety should be paramount. Since the inception, LEEASA has grown and all Lifting machinery Inspectors (LMI) are encouraged to join.

Pipes, Pumps & Valves Africa

The magazine is endorsed by SAPSDA, SAVAMA, SAPMA and VAMCOSA.

The main focus of “Pipes, Pumps & Valves Africa” is to develop the pipes, pump and valves industry not only in South Africa but aims to develop the industry in all Southern African countries. Training is the main driving force in the development of the Pump and Valves Industry in Southern Africa focusing on Pump Systems as well as Seals, Electric Motors, Couplings and Drives.


Sustainability Handbook

The Peer-Reviewed Sustainability Handbook is collected contemporary work, assembled from many scholars in the field of sustainability of the built environment across the African region, featuring both refereed and non-refereed (popular interest) chapters and articles. The purpose of the handbook is to disseminate original research and new developments within the field and to advance scholarship.



AgroSeason is a seasonal preparedness and response marketplace for farmers, suppliers, manufactures and agro-dealers to share the latest information on turn-key seasonal production technologies, equipment, innovations, systems, information, ideas and trends.

Look forward to our monthly Petrochemicals, Power & Energy Journal, digital magazine.


ESI Africa

ESI Africa is the global leader in disseminating Africa’s utility, energy, power, mobility and water sector news and insights. Our multimedia brand is your 365-day media gateway, positioned as an impartial industry mouthpiece, delivering the latest technical developments, breaking news and analysis in print and digital formats.

Our brand presents unique market opportunities to buyers and sellers facilitating sector stakeholder engagement through our extensive event partnerships and long-standing professional relationships with industry organisations.

Industry professionals use the magazine’s evergreen content and the news-filled website to keep ahead of trends, technology, legislation and new investments. We reach them all. We provide them with essential information to drive their own businesses. They use us, they read us.