The songs you sing along to. The TV shows you never miss. The concerts you queue for. The content you share online. IBMedia publicises and promotes entertainment in a new, contemporary way. The music industry has changed. The way you consume content has changed. It’s time the way it’s publicised and promoted changes too. Welcome to the new way. Welcome to IBMedia.
We work with the biggest names internationally and locally. Our stars come from Johannesburg, Cape Town, Sydney, London and everywhere in between. Current and previous clients include:
Europe's leading big band ensemble, the Stockholm Jazz Orchestra has confirmed a concert for Cape Town! The legendary jazz outfit will perform in South Africa for one night only, 7 July 2015, at the Baxter Concert Hall. Stockholm Jazz Orchestra, or SJO, has recorded 12 albums since they formed... Read More
A super write-up in Joburg newspaper The Citizen today about Blackbyrd's Tarryn Lamb ahead of the South African Music Awards this... Read More
Well done to the team from Blackbyrd - the new single "Better In The Morning" was released 4 days ago and has been snapped up quickly by radio: playlisted on Kfm, Ofm, Jacaranda fm & 2000... Read More
IBMedia’s MD Ian Bredenkamp has been part of the media landscape for nearly 15 years. His skill-set includes publicity, social media, commercial radio management, content strategy, music consulting and public relations.
His media entertainment business, IBMedia, specialises in plugging and publicity in the music, film and TV industry. His past and present clients include Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp, the Kings of Chaos tours, Elvis Blue, Kahn Morbee (Parlotones), Daniel Baron, Freshlyground, Just Jinjer, Tori Amos Tour, AirSupply tour, Alison Moyet tour, Suzanne Vega tour, Mike + The Mechanics tour, Bonnie Tyler tour, Jimmy Nevis and Blackbyrd.
His previous experience saw him on the development team of the award-winning LeadSA campaign. LeadSA was a finalist for the Loerie: Ubuntu Award 2011 prize. He was project-manager for the first commercial radio Facebook promotion in SA. "Fan It" was nominated for a 2011 FNB Bookmark award.
Ian has completed the Ogilvy Digital Marketing Academy course, managed the communication for the Cape Metropolitan Council during the Treasure oil spill and was acting Spokesperson for the Deputy Mayor of Cape Town. He also co-owns the PR agency The Media Menu and is a well-known voice on South African radio.