About Midrand Reporter

For 34 years the Midrand Reporter has been the voice of the community. No-one else delivers news and advertising messages to 28 620 doorsteps in the Midrand area every Thursday.
368 Jan Smuts Ave
Craighall
Johannesburg

Tel: 011 889 0812
Email: [email protected]

Classifieds
Tel: 087-285-0575
Email: [email protected]

The Team


Samantha Shivuri
SALES CONSULTANT
087 285 8103| 083 756 4696
Nadine Bougaard
TELESALES CONSULTANT
(011) 293-6076 | 083 748 5358
Michele Topham
HOMES SALES CONSULTANT
087 285 7927| 082 491 9154
Tessa Bester
AUTODEALER SALES CONSULTANT
082 657 0948
Lungile Dube
JOURNALIST

Classifieds


Jeanette Gcoyi
CLASSIFIED SALES SUPPORT
087 285 0575
Edgar Pobe
BIZ SALES CONSULTANT
087 285 0575
Karen Wingard
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
087 285 0575
Zoni Strydom
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
087 285 0575
Sophy Matlaletsa
CLASSIFIED ACCOUNTS
087 285 0575
Sharon Chalmers
CLASSIFIED ACCOUNTS
087 285 0575
Mbuso Sokhulu
BIZ SALES CONSULTANT
087 285 0575
Cathy van Heerden
CLASSIFIED SALES MANAGER

Distribution


Robert Mdletshe
DRIVER
Tiny Rasakanya
DISTRIBUTION ASSISTANT
Jastinah Ndlovu
DISTRIBUTION MANAGER

Debtors


Rose Motsomane
DEBTORS CLERK
Dikeledi Bele
DEBTORS CLERK
Dineo Motlalehi
DEBTORS MANAGER

Editorial


Mpho Moloto
Journalist Graduate
Aiden Eksteen
PR Marketing and Features Graduate
Beryl Knipe
Sub editor
Allan Robertson
SUB EDITOR
Daniella Potter
Group Editor
0872858108
Geshika Vorster
PR Marketing and Features Coordinator
Sarah Kingon
Journalist
087 285 8093

Production


Melanie Govender
Layout Artist and Ad Designer
Bronwyn Goddard
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Selma Du Plooy
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Nooraan Khan
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Gerrit Slabbert
AD TRAFFICKER
Ilda Dalton
PRODUCTION & LAYOUT MANAGER
087 285 7913
Patson Mashimbye
NEWSPAPER LAYOUT ARTIST

Digital


Ashley von Zweigbergk
Digital Designer
Norah Ndlovu
DIGITAL ASSISTANT
Margaret Smith
DIGITAL MANAGER

Sales


Kamogelo Maduna
SALES ASSISTANT
Nomsa Tshikudo
PA TO SALES MANAGER
Tsundo Mphuma
Sales Assistant
Eleen Du Buisson
ADVERTISING SALES MANAGER

Autodealer


Charl Bosch
AUTODEALER SUB EDITOR & PROOF READER
Zuko Bontsa
AUTODEALER DESIGNER

Special Projects


Megan Brett
DTP LAYOUT & DESIGN
Michelle Brink
LO & GET IT EDITOR
011 889 0655

Admin


Lovey Naidu
Admin Manager
Tryphina Mokoena
CLEANER
Sydney Lishiva
HR
Shereen Matthews
CASHIER
Martha Modula
CLEANER
Lorraine de Bruyn
ACCOUNTS CLERK
Esethu Ngcingwana
RECEPTIONIST
Norman Dawe
BRANCH MANAGER
Chereen Visser
MEDIA PLANNER
Mirriam Mpshe
MEDIA PLANNER

Area Statistics

Independent research shows
  • 53 percent of decision-makers living in the Midrand area read the Midrand Reporter versus only 13 percent reading The Daily Sun and 20 percent read The Sunday Times. There are 56 676 purchasing decision-makers in the area.
  • Midrand has always been a cosmopolitan community with a blended racial profile and in 2010 this is still the case with 60 percent black, 22 percent White and 13 percent Indian decision-makers.
  • It’s a younger area (40 percent aged between 25 - 34 versus northern suburbs average of 30 percent), and home language mirrors the racial profile, with 42 percent speaking English, 7 percent Afrikaans, 21 percent Zulu, and 37 percent another language.
  • In terms of communication, the Midrand has high levels of Internet usage (65 percent), residents are also more active on the internet 94 percent of internet users use the internet several times a day versus the Gauteng Average of 59 percent.
  • Midrand decision-makers are more likely to buy a second-hand car (3 percent versus 2 percent), but more likely to buy specialized cosmetics (23 percent versus 10 percent).
  • They are slightly more likely than the average northern suburbs decision-maker to work full-time (78 percent versus 71 percent) and significantly more likely to bulk shop once a month (75 percent versus 57 percent).
*calculated at 2,5 readers per copy
**SOURCE ROOTS 2010

Newspaper Contents

To cater for these demanding readers, the Midrand Reporter has a success formula of local community news. The newspaper pulls the community together by reporting on every newsworthy activity and event that happens within its distribution area. Its duty as a 'village noticeboard' is to inform and educate the local community. The Midrand Reporterhas various sections as well –Autodealer and  Property Week. The motoring supplement, called Autodealer, is an editorially-based supplement of exceptionally high standard.  Relevant motoring news attracts regular readers who follow launches, reviews and other industry news every week.  AutoDealer also includes new and pre-owned dealer advertising, making it easy for readers to find the ideal car to suit their pockets. The property section is called Property Week and showcases various properties on sale or for rent. The Midrand Reporteralso offers its readers a choice of loose pamphlets from various retailers giving them enormous choice in their shopping decisions by showcasing the week’s specials and bargains. The Midrand Reporter is the very best advertising medium to use if you want to reach this vast community in the northern suburbs. At a cost per 1000 copies of R 695.62 (based on a full page, black and white advert) it is extremely cost-effective to penetrate the Midrand market due to us reaching every front door in Midrand. Call us now for a free consultation on how we can assist you with your advertising needs.

Distribution

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Total distribution: 28 620- Delivered on Thursdays
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