Alta Schoultz has 25 years' experience in the cement and lime manufacturing industries. She is currently driving the innovation strategy as the head of Innovation at PPC and also heads the Technical Marketing team.
Boris Dzhingarov graduated UNWE with a major in marketing. He writes for several online sites such as Tech.co, Semrush.com, Tweakyourbiz.com, Socialnomics.net.
Group Editor at Bizcommunity.
Chris Wild is a young, dynamic ecopreneur who was an industry analyst in the banking and retail sectors for many years. He did this while living a sustainable lifestyle and practicing permaculture on a small holding in the Eastern Cape, eventually leaving the corporate sector to focus on environmental education and climate change action.
Danette Breitenbach was the editor and publisher of Advantage, the publication that served the marketing, media and advertising industry in southern Africa. Before her editorship, she was deputy-editor as well as freelancing for over a year on the publication before that.
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Daniel van der Merwe graduated in architecture from the University of the Witwatersrand in 1988. He was a senior lecturer at the University of Johannesburg.
Donia Kamstra has a 22-year track record in the property industry that includes a number of high profile developments. She has worked with property and construction solutions company Profica since 2006 in a variety of roles that have included client development manager, project manager, and championing the company's sustainability focus as a technical working group member of the Green Star SA rating tool.
Douglas Ackerman is regional director and head of VDC/BIM at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Africa..
Frans Pienaar has served as Inyatsi Construction Group chairman since December 2012. His assignment is to guide business strategy and employees, to unlock potential, motivate growth and development throughout the organisation..
Ian Massey is director and co-founder of MDA Consulting. A chartered civil engineer by profession, Massey has over 18 years of contracting construction experience and over 30 years commercial consulting experience.
Jan Venter is chief executive officer of the South African Plastic Pipe Manufacturing Association (SAPPMA) which is a non-profit association that represents more than 80% of the plastic pipe produced in South Africa. It focuses on ensuring pipe systems that are correctly designed, leak-free and durable for long-term use, as well as on the rehabilitation of old pipelines..
Jess is Retail Editor at Bizcommunity.com. She is also a contributing writer.
John Loos is Household and Property Sector Strategist at FNB Home Loans..
John Schooling is the founder and MD of STAG African - a multi-dimensional green property development, student accommodation and renewable energy group..
Karen Petersen currently works for Tongaat Hulett, a large JSE-listed agricultural and agri-processing business which includes integrated components of land management and property development..
Kroshlen Moodley is GM: Public Sector and Utilities at SAS..
Larry Feinberg is currently the executive director of the Association of South African Quantity Surveyors (ASAQS), a voluntary association for the membership of quantity surveyors..
Linda Trim is a director at Giant Leap. For more information, call Giant Leap on +27 (0)11 880 1490 or visit www.giantleap.co.za..
Lionel Moyal is Managing Director at Intervate - a T-Systems business unit in South Africa and the country's foremost provider of Enterprise Information Management (EIM) solutions. For more information, please visit: http://www.intervate.com/Pages/default.aspx..
Martin Vergunst is Business Solutions Executive at T-Systems South Africa..
Melissa Baird is a multi-faceted communications strategist, workshop facilitator, public speaker and talented wordsmith whose career has spanned traditional advertising, interactive television, digital marketing and book and magazine publishing. Currently Baird is an independent sustainability communications strategist, writer and editor after a five-year tenure heading up strategy at Ogilvyearth..
Nadir Jeeva is CEO of Afri-Corp Properties International, a progressive Southern African commercial real estate and facilities management company based in Port Elizabeth. Jeeva holds 20 years' experience in real estate marketing, brokering and tenant relations.
Neil Cameron is the general manager at Johnson Controls Building Efficiency, Systems & Service: Africa..
Nicci Botha has been wordsmithing for more than 20 years, covering just about every subject under the sun and then some. She's strung together words on sustainable development, maritime matters, mining, marketing, medical, lifestyle...
Editorial Assistant at Bizcommunity.
Paul holds a B.Sc in Electronic Engineering from the University of Natal and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Pretoria, as well as completing the Programme in Business Communication from the University of South Africa Centre for Business Management. He has more than two decades of experience in the telecommunications and technology space..
Paul Williams is the country manager SADC for Fortinet..
Ravi Kumar is director of IDE..
Richard Gray is CEO of Harcourts Real Estate South Africa. He joined the group in September 2010.
Roger Metcalfe is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker specialising in environment, alternative energy and medicine. He received the SA National Cancer Association's Award for Enterprising Journalism for televised documentaries (MRI & Breast Cancer).
Simon Black is MD of Black Pepper Properties..
Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is managing editor at Bizcommunity.com. She can be reached at ..
Theunis Coetzer is an entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in water treatment systems and processes. He has launched various innovative water treatment products over the years which include the soon-to-be-launched non-electrical waste water treatment plant set to revolutionise the sanitation industry.
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Werner van Antwerpen is the head of sustainability at Growthpoint Properties. His mission is to ensure that Growthpoint's properties are on the forefront of technological innovation in their drive towards greener buildings.
William Johnston is regional director of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Structures, Africa. With 14 years' experience as a professional engineer in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and the UK, he has covered a varied range of projects, from a prestigious high-rise office block in central London, to the emergency rehabilitation of a township school in KwaZulu Natal; from extensions to Gauteng's largest sewage works, to the development of Africa's first "green" city in Pretoria..
Yashaen Luckan is the president of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP). A registered practising architect himself, he is also an academic at the Department of Architecture at the Durban University of Technology.