What are your kids watching on the Internet right now?

This is our first AdZouk Insights – two part blog series   We look at our Kid’s and the Digital Advertising industry in the MENA region and, why new media outlets are scrambling to understand Generation Z and the soon to emerge Generation Alpha. As part of our upcoming announcement with Super Awesome later this week, we delve into Gen Zs and their obsession with consumerism, how Gen X & Y parents have an uphill battle on their hands when it comes to the home front with their kids and screen time! You don’t always get the chances to read specific articles […]

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AdZouk and StackAdapt Launch Regions First Video Native Advertising

 AdZouk partnership with StackAdapt grows from strength to strength!  DUBAI, March 2016: AdZouk, a premium MENA SSP, and StackAdapt, pioneers in native advertising technology are expanding their advertising solutions with the launch of the first Video Native Advertising platform in the MENA region. Joining forces in 2015, the powerful duo first introduced Programmatic Native Advertising to the Middle East to allow advertisers to tap into the native advertising ecosystem to buy premium placements with the efficiencies of real-time bidding. Now, new and existing StackAdapt users will be able to promote their video campaigns using the same technology.   The demand […]

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@AdZouk #PledgeForParity

With today marking International Women’s Day, AdZouk wanted to acknowledge the IWD 2016 campaign theme #PledgeForParity Everyone, and I’m including every man, woman and child in this round up  – can make a difference in achieving gender parity! Don’t just celebrate this year, actually make a difference – stand up and be counted; make a pledge to help women and girls achieve their ambitions, raise your voice on gender-balanced leadership, talk to your HR and develop more inclusive and flexible cultures or root out workplace bias. Each of us can be a leader within our own workplace, industry or social circle and commit to […]

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What it’s like to be Yasmine Al-Turk @AdZouk

She reveals what it’s like being the only woman in the office, and what it takes, to keep up with this super woman! Cecile: What are you doing here @AdZouk? Yasmine: Building Relationships with Tier 1 and Boutique agencies, and educating them about Native Ads and mobile advertising through new platforms such as “Keek”, as well offering our various solutions that can be customised to a client’s specific requirements. Cecile:  So, what were you doing before you were at AdZouk? Yasmine: Building new partnerships and working to introduce new offerings at Boost Communications to meet the market’s trends. Cecile: What do you get up to in your […]

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NEW FACES, NEW YEAR

The staff here at AdZouk is a diverse group of people — we have the tech savvy bunch who speak only the language of “programmatic”, and “native”, some of our group are obsessed with data analysis, we have a select few, who live and breathe content. And to keep things interesting we have a few urban hipsters, a socialite here and there, couple of gym junkies, an aging iron man, an adrenaline loving skydiver, a master of coin, and plenty of them, unsurprisingly, have had careers in the advertising industry.   But two of our newest faces are making all […]

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AdZouk Launches ‘Konnect’

AdZouk Launches ‘Konnect’ Regions First Arabic Only Content Recommendation Platform     Dubai, UAE, January 2016: Always at the forefront of digital advertising for the Middle East and North Africa, AdZouk has introduced ‘Konnect’, a native content recommendation platform, solely in Arabic. As a premium MENA SSP, AdZouk designed “Konnect” to give advertisers and other clients that wish to promote their content the ability to target exclusive audiences specific to their brand via a number of cutting edge formats that can be managed and analysed in real time. Jamie Atherton, Managing Director for AdZouk said, “We pride ourselves on being […]

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AdZouk looks at Digital, Social & Mobile in the UAE

  At AdZouk we live and breathe digital advertising We are not just a digital serving platform. We are not just an ad network, nor are we just a media company. We are “Konnect[ors]” innovators, and builders dedicated to transforming the way brands engage with people.   Do you need to kick start your campaign? Stop bombarding. Start engaging. BUILD A CAMPAIGN

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Matchmaker, Matchmaker, what’s on the horizon for 2016

  With the end of the year rapidly approaching, it’s time to reflect and look forward to 2016 – and what it brings for all things programmatic. I thought it was appropriate to rework the old classic “Matchmaker” from “Fiddler on the Roof”… and give it a relevant twist to the theme of the blog, as data can be dry topic – lets inject some light relief… (Keep in mind I’m not a poet!)   Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Automate my match, A cross screen consumer, CPM to match, Matchmaker, Matchmaker Search through your data, Find my campaign, the perfect match.   […]

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Live the AdZouk life

After kicking up our heels last last week at our industry party we thought we would share some of the highlights. We were lucky enough to have one of Dubai’s top..

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