Corporate Membership

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Enjoy business advantages and be a part of something great

 

Our profession is highly competitive. However, the co-operation and participation of agencies within a collective body ensures professional respect and recognises the collective efforts to protect the intellectual property of our members and represent the interests of our profession. Your ACA membership also gives your agency distinct business advantages.

 

Collective experience

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Insights into common operational issues Proven approaches to managing
business.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save on costly business consultants by tapping into existing industry know-how.

Credibility

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Establishes a sense of trust and governance for clients, prospective clients, stakeholders, and investors

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Reassure clients, prospective clients, stakeholders and investors with professional sector credibility.

Direct notification of regulatory issues

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Updates of all government regulatory issues within our sector.  Direct access to MAC Charter Council.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Keep abreast of regulatory issues that could affect your business.

Legal advisory service

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Solid legal advisory on television commercial scripts and advertising profession related matters
Templates for agency/client contracts.
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Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Offer your clients peace of mind with experienced legal advisory on scripts before costly production is incurred.
Protect your business interests/ Mitigate business risk with established best practice agency client/contract templates.

Participation in surveys

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Have your say in matters that your agency cares about and ensure that your agency’s opinion is heard.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Have an impact on the things that affect your agency and give your opinion a chance to be heard by those who can make the change

Exclusive industry rates

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In association with a major insurer, ACA agencies enjoy preferential insurance rates to cover film abandonment for commercial shoots. As and when feasible, the ACA may also negotiate special rates (such as travel and accommodation) for industry events. Exclusive rates to industry suppliers as well all events that are hosted by the ACA when possible.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Flat rates on cancellation and abandonment weather day insurance As and when feasible, the ACA may also negotiate special rates (such as travel and accommodation) for industry events.

Insurance

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Flat rate for all shoot related insurance.
Shorter lead time to apply for insurance for shoots.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Offer your clients the best TV Shoot insurance rates and turnaround times.

Industry networking

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Access industry networking opportunities like:

  • ACA Board & Committees
  • Mentors and Mentees
  • Future Ballers
  • Guest Speakers
  • ACA Events

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Strengthen business connections.
Access to possible opportunities and partnerships.
Obtain different industry prospective.
Motivate your junior staff through industry networking and mentorship.

Effie Entries and Events

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Cost saving on entry fees and attendance to events.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Profile your agency within the industry without breaking the bank.

Industry monitoring and resolution

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ACA can endeavor to assist in resolving some client/agency issues and act as a sounding board for these types of issues and endeavor provide guidance to prevent lengthy legal battle.
The ACA offers dedicated access to experienced and informed legal advice to all its member agencies. While this does not extend to counsel or representation, it is particularly useful when requiring professional advice in mitigating risks that could possibly occur.

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Save on costly legal consultations, access legal and professional advice to mitigate potential business risks.

MAC charter council

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Members kept abreast of all significant factors that influence MAC Charter in order that members may better plan their Transformation Strategies

Benefit : What’s in it for you?

Stay updated on regulations that affect your sector to plan better transformation strategies for your business.

New business opportunities

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The ACA does not make recommendations on behalf of any member agencies. However, clients looking for a marketing communications partner will be referred to the ACA website. As an ACA agency, with your credentials listed on the ACA website, you are effectively giving yourself the desired credibility that a potential client can believe and have faith in.

Benefit: What’s in it for you?

Expand your business and your reach without the need for paid marketing which allows your business the opportunity to grow!

Please download the application form using the button below. Complete & sign this form and please return together with all supporting documentation to: Ashogan@acasa.co.za

Principal Membership Fees Table

27 Fricker Road, Illovo, Johannesburg, 2196

010 880 3399 | ceo@acasa.co.za

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