Lathitha Media

about us

Lathitha is a Nguni name and it means “sunrise or sunshine”. Based on this profound meaning, we aim to become a major player in the South African outdoor industry and bring delight to our clients, suppliers, partners and society at large. 

LATHITHA MEDIA was established in 2012 as a brand activations company before streamlining its services to focus on out-of-home (OOH) advertising. This emerging black-owned outdoor media company specialises in digital and static billboards. Our inventory comprises of existing and forthcoming billboards in strategic locations in Gauteng. These billboards are used by clients to expose their brands to a diverse target audience. The core team has over 20 years combined experienced in marketing, branding and sales. Our objective is to provide clients with advertising platforms in prominent locations in support of their brand campaigns.

The company is a member of:

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Our Team

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Chuma Diniso

Founder and Chief Executive

Chuma has approximately 15 years of vast experience in marketing, sales, promotions and academia. In this period, he held various positions ranging from marketing and promotions co-ordinator, business development representative to sales manager in prominent companies such as Lifestyle Communications, Grandslots, Brandhouse Beverages, KWV, SAB and the Times Media Group.

This experience is complemented by the following academic qualifications: National Diploma (Marketing), BTech (Marketing), Bcom (Hons) (Management), BA (Hons) (Brand Management and Leadership) MCom (Business Management) and PhD (Marketing).

 

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Sandi Msimang

Managing Director

Sandi Msimang has over 10 year experience in sales and marketing and have worked in a number of companies such as ABSA, SAB , Afr’Euro Cuisine , Kunene Health Care and Soweto Gold.

Sandi is a BCom and Post Graduate graduate in Marketing Management.

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Why Outdoor Advertising?​


70% of consumers spend their hours away from home and are exposed to out-of-home in transit or on foot .

Out-of-home is often the last message a consumer receives before making a service or buying decision.

70% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert affirm that they are influenced to make a purchase.

58% of consumers who’ve seen an out-of-home advert declare that they search more information about the brand.

39% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert talked about the product advertised.

40% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert visited the restaurant advertised.

26% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert visited the store or business advertised

39% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert talked about the product advertised.

18% of consumers who have seen an out-of-home advert called the phone number advertised.

When out-of-home is added to a media plan, it can increase reach by 18% for TV and up to 45% for Radio.

62% and 37% of consumers notice static and digital billboards, respectively every week.

*Sources: Arbitron Out-of-Home Industry Report (2013); AC Nielsen Out-of-Home Advertising Study (2016).

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Our Clients

We view our partnership with clients as a two-way street and is based on mutual trust and respect. We work closely with a diverse range of clients from the private and public sector. Some of our past and current clients include:

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Get in Touch

Contact Details

 Tel: +27 11 540 0115
Mobile: 
+27 72 668 1866 (Sandi) 
+27 73 799 6317 (Chuma)
Fax: +27 86 604 1139
email: info@lathithamedia.com

Address

Physical Address:
Block A, Wedgefield Office Park,
17 Muswell Road,
Bryanston, Johannesburg, 2021

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 97541,
Petervale,
Bryanston, Johannesburg
2151

Copyright Lathitha Media

Copyright Lathitha Media 2019

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