"By bringing the sales function internally, advertisers will benefit from a single point of contact that offers broader cross-platform exposure in providing impactful marketing solutions for brands," says Nina Minne, business manager: motoring at Tiso Blackstar.

Tiso Blackstar owns influential platforms catering to the vehicle trade and car enthusiasts alike. These include Business Day Motor News, Sowetan Motoring, Sunday Times Lifestyle Motoring, Herald World of Wheels, Dispatch Motoring and Ignition Live.

The Group’s motoring titles reach a combined audience of more than 3.1 million readers in South Africa.

Motor advertising sales were previously managed by Stanton Porter Marketing.

Eben Gewers, deputy GM: group sales and marketing at Tiso Blackstar, adds, "I would like to thank the company for the exceptional service and positive relationship they have experienced over the years, and wish them well in their future endeavours."

For more information, contact [email protected] or visit www.blackstaradroom.co.za.