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Aadil PatelAadil Patel

Aadil Patel is a director and national practice head of the employment practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. Aadil has broad experience in employment law and has acted extensively for various employers, both public and private entities.

Abram MolelemaneAbram Molelemane

Abram Molelemane is a journalism graduate at the Tshwane University of Technology. In 2011 he was nominated for the Record print journalist of the year award.

Abram Molelemane and Anton ResselAbram Molelemane and Anton Ressel

Abram Molelemane is a journalism graduate at the Tshwane University of Technology. In 2011 he was nominated for the Record print journalist of the year award.

Adrian DommisseAdrian Dommisse

Adrian Dommisse is the founder of Dommisse Attorneys. He has experience in the fields of corporate finance and acquisitions, structured finance and commercial law.

Alan RussellAlan Russell

Managing Director at Antal International.

Alex MartinAlex Martin

Alex Martin is founder and MD of Recruit Digital, a specialist recruitment consultancy focused on the digital sectors throughout SA. After a successful career in London and Dubai, he is fast becoming a recognised name in the recruitment sector, working with leading online start-ups, corporates, marketing agencies and digitally-focused businesses.

Andrea TaylorAndrea Taylor

Andrea Taylor is an senior associate in Employment at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. Email Andrea at ..

Angelique RobbertseAngelique Robbertse

Angelique Robbertse is Job Mail Product and Marketing Manager at Job Mail..

Anja HartmanAnja Hartman

Anja Hartman is the HR director of Sage VIP and has been involved in the Human Resources field for the past 20 years. Anja completed her BCom degree at the University of Stellenbosch then went on to graduate as an Honours student in Labour Relations..

Anton HarberAnton Harber

Anton Harber, Wits University Caxton Professor of Journalism and chair of the Freedom of Expression Institute, was a Weekly Mail (now Mail & Guardian) founding editor and a Kagiso Media executive director. He wrote Diepsloot (Jonathan Ball, 2011), Recht Malan Prize winner, and co-edited the first two editions of The A-Z of South African Politics (Penguin, 1994/5), What is Left Unsaid: Reporting the South African HIV Epidemic (Jacana, 2010) and Troublemakers: The best of SA's investigative journalism (Jacana, 2010)..

Anton ResselAnton Ressel

Anton Ressel is an experienced business development consultant, mentor and SME specialist. He is the Senior consultant at ED and CSI specialist agency Fetola ( ), a winning mentor on the SAB Kickstart Entrepreneur Competition, and a published author across multiple publications.

Arno KempArno Kemp

Arno Kemp has spent more than fifteen years in human capital management and employee development roles across varied industries, including hospitality, banking and academia. Arno is an expert in the fields of adult learning, employee and management development, and human resources management global best practice, he also holds an MSc in Training and Human Resource Management from Leicester University in the United Kingdom..

Ayanda DlaminiAyanda Dlamini

Ayanda Dlamini is the business development manager at LGR Telecommunications. He joined the company in 2012 and is responsible for growing and maintaining business development among LGR clients.

Banele RewoBanele Rewo

Banele Rewo - Creative Director of Authentic Creatives Outdoor Platforms. A maverick start-up outdoor media company specialising in mural and freestanding outdoor advertising in LSM 3 to Afropolitan markets Founder of I Create We Create, an Education Development Agency facilitating the development and showcasing of entrepreneurial creatives developing, showcasing entrepreneurial creatives in creative disciplines and businesses.

Bongani MgagaBongani Mgaga

Bongani Mgaga was admitted as an attorney in October 2006 and joined Garlicke & Bousfield as a director in the Employment and Constitutional Law Department in 2011. Bongani is currently a member of the Durban Chess Club and chairperson of the Durban Metro Chess Academy.

Boris DzhingarovBoris Dzhingarov

Boris Dzhingarov is an enthusiast when it comes to the internet and everything related. He gladly shares all his opinions and is a frequent contributor for Blog For Web..

Brett BowesBrett Bowes

Brett Bowes is the managing director at TerraNova. He has a long history of strategic marketing and brand communications management in multinational companies.

Brigitte Brun

Brigitte Brun is co-author of the new LexisNexis publication, The Practical Guide to the Amended B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice..

Bruce von MaltitzBruce von Maltitz

Bruce von Maltitz is the director of 1Stream. He was instrumental in bringing the hosted call centre model to South Africa and has helped many large multinationals set up call centres - including and Amazon..

Candace (McDonald) BoschCandace (McDonald) Bosch

Candace McDonald has her Masters in Communication and Media Studies. She is a conference producer at ITWeb..

Catherine Milward-BridgesCatherine Milward-Bridges

Catherine Milward-Bridges is a passionate communication specialist and founder of Catherine guides her clients in taking their engagement efforts from good to great; and helps them optimise social media with strategic know-how..

Catherine WijnbergCatherine Wijnberg

Catherine Wijnberg is the Director and Founder of the Fetola Foundation (

Chandrakumar BJGChandrakumar BJG

Chandrakumar BJG is an industry analyst in the Metals & Minerals Practice at Frost & Sullivan, South Asia & Middle East..

Chemory GunkoChemory Gunko

Chemory Gunko is a seasoned Creative Director, a certified NLP Practitioner, Ericksonian Hypnotherapy Practitioner, Energy ReSourcing Practitioner & Life Coach, among others. She works as a marketing consultant and provides copywriting, SEO, graphic design and Joomla! website services..

Chris MoerdykChris Moerdyk

Apart from being a corporate marketing analyst, advisor and media commentator, Chris Moerdyk is a former chairman of Bizcommunity. He was head of strategic planning and public affairs for BMW South Africa and spent 16 years in the creative and client service departments of ad agencies, ending up as resident director of Lindsay Smithers-FCB in KwaZulu-Natal.

Christelle BureChristelle Bure

In 2013 she was appointed as Director of Education with PBS College, and has changed the College's core direction from Credit Management into Leadership Development. Her goal is to ensure that all courses are aligned to SAQA regulations, and to bring personal development into the life of every working person..

Christelle FourieChristelle Fourie

Christelle Fourie is the managing director of MUA Insurance Acceptances, one of South Africa's leading underwriters specialising in insurance solutions specifically tailored for high net worth individuals. Fourie is notable for being one of only a few women to hold such a position in the South African insurance industry..

Colleen McLintockColleen McLintock

Colleen McLintock is a senior consultant at Omnicor and specialises in executive training and career development. A wellness expert, she is a qualified nurse and midwife, a seasoned trainer, facilitator and coach, entrenched in people and organisation development.

Courtney BentleyCourtney Bentley

Starting his first business at 19 Courtney Bentley is a South African entrepreneur, thought leader and soon to be author who has founded 2 companies and is developing education tools and platforms designed to break new frontiers for business and education in South Africa..

Courtney BentleyCourtney Bentley

Founder of 3 companies, entrepreneur at heart love creating innovative environments, author in progress and always learning..

Danette BreitenbachDanette Breitenbach

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.

Daniel PinchDaniel Pinch

Dan is the founder and creative director of Society, one of the fastest growing social media and content agencies in South Africa (and part of the King James Group). Since moving to Cape Town from London in 2004 he has worked on award winning social media and PR campaigns for the likes of, Santam, Johnnie Walker and Steri Stumpie among others.

David GitongaDavid Gitonga

David is an entrepreneur and seasoned software developer with Wema Software Solutions. He has led software development projects for several clients across South Africa.

Deirdre Elphick-MooreDeirdre Elphick-Moore

Deirdre Elphick-Moore, has an Honours Degree in Psychology and over 10 years of international experience in human capital management at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Co-founding The Office Coach in 2009, she now focuses on personal and workplace effectiveness training and development.

Deon OberholzerDeon Oberholzer

Deon Oberholzer is the co-founder and CEO of Veri-Com, a SANAS-accredited BEE verification agency. He has been involved with Black Economic Empowerment at various levels since 2004..

Donna RachelsonDonna Rachelson

Donna Rachelson is the CEO and founder of Branding & Marketing YOU, a company that specialises in personal branding and marketing - and the author of the best-selling book of the same name. Donna can be contacted on or visit

Doreen NixonDoreen Nixon

Doreen Nixon has been director of human resources (HR) at Sandoz SA's commercial business since July 2010, having previously worked for what was then known as Wyeth South Africa..

Douglas KrugerDouglas Kruger

Douglas Kruger is a professional speaker and author of the books 'Own Your Industry - How to Position Yourself as an Expert,' and 'Relentlessly Relevant - 50 Ways to Innovate.' He helps brands to become the leading names in their industry through innovation and expert positioning. See him in action, or sign up for his free newsletter, at

Dr Felicity Coughlan

Dr Felicity Coughlan is director of The Independent Institute of Education..

Dr Robin WoolleyDr Robin Woolley

Dr Robin Woolley is director of Transcend Corporate Advisors..

Duduzile MkhizeDuduzile Mkhize

Duduzile Mkhize is an award winning director with BA Audiovisual Production degree from the University of Johannesburg. She freelances as a producer and Director in the commercials and television industry.

Ed HerbstEd Herbst

Ed Herbst is an author and a prize-winning reporter. He worked for SABC television news for 28 years but left in 2005 without other employment in prospect because of the pervasive news and other corruption at all levels of the corporation.

Elmarie PretoriusElmarie Pretorius

Elmarie Pretorius is an international speaker, trainer and author, as well as the managing owner of The Mind Spa. Her passion for business and people in particular has led her to apply her extensive experience and passion in the field of designing and delivery of innovative business and people solutions through strategic training interventions..

Elsa GouwsElsa Gouws

Strategist at Yellowood Future Architects.

Emmanuel ZvadaEmmanuel Zvada

Emmanuel Zvada is a motivational speaker who writes on his own, He is also CEO of 3rd Eye Human Capital Consultancy Group. For comments inbox or .

Erika van der MerweErika van der Merwe

Erika van der Merwe, CEO of the South African Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SAVCA)..

Eugene BesterEugene Bester

Eugene Bester is a director of the Dispute Resolution practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr with experience in general commercial litigation. Eugene specialises in banking and insolvency litigation and has extensive experience in High and Magistrate Court litigation with an emphasis on banking, employment and labour law.

Eulalia SnymanEulalia Snyman

Eulalia Snyman is a freelance journalist. Contact her at ..

Frew MurdochFrew Murdoch

Mission: To be recognised as an authority in the domain of online publishing, content creation and journalism. Career goal: To be appointed as editor of an online platform and/or print publication Email me at or call me on 0760510790..

Gary HendrickseGary Hendrickse

Gary Hendrickse is the founder and CEO of Sherpa Business Communications and brings that extra perspective to the table having led brand, marketing, sales, product development and communications portfolios for some of South Africa's top brands. He was also shareholder and MD of a leading digital design and communications company prior to founding Sherpa..

Gavin StansfieldGavin Stansfield

Gavin Stansfield is director, employment practice of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. His areas of specialisation include all types of labour law including strikes and lock-outs, unfair dismissals, collective bargaining, unlawful competition and restraint of trade and occupational health and safety.

Gerhard JacobsGerhard Jacobs

Gerhard's first love is writing and communication in all its forms. He has a degree of affection for food, politics, talking loudly and staring at plants.

Gizelle McIntyreGizelle McIntyre

Director at The Institute of People Development.

Glenda NevillGlenda Nevill

Glenda Nevill is a journalist, editor and communicator with 25 years experience working in media. She worked for The Sunday Times in various roles for nine years.

Glenn GillisGlenn Gillis

Glenn Gillis is the managing director of Sea Monster Entertainment, one of South Africa's pre-eminent animation, gaming and augmented reality companies. He has a Business Science degree from UCT and has been an entrepreneur, hired gun, and consultant with growing, knowledge-intensive businesses around the world for over 25 years..

Godfrey MadanhireGodfrey Madanhire

Professional motivational speaker and life coach, Godfrey Madanhire is the driving force behind leading motivational company, Dreamworld Promotions. Through Dreamworld Promotions, and based on his life experiences merged with extensive knowledge of the concepts and skills around motivating and inspiring individuals, Godfrey has held seminars helping people grow and organisations such as MWeb, Engen and the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants to build their workforces. Twitter @godfreyinafrica.

Graham PaulsenGraham Paulsen

Graham Paulsen is a specialist consultant at Network Finance, a division of Network Recruitment..

Grant VineGrant Vine

Grant Vine is the technical director and co-founder of Cybervine IT Solutions, a leading IT solutions architect across all IT aspects ranging from integration, networking, server infrastructure, virtual environments, desktop delivery to optimisation services of applications and databases. His client-centric approach to design has evolved over the last decade and is well-respected across the industry.

Greg Brown

Greg Brown is a director in Risk Management & Compliance Solutions at LexisNexis South Africa..

Greig SinclairGreig Sinclair

Greig Sinclair is a partner at Hobbs Sinclair Chartered Accountants..

Gugu MjaduGugu Mjadu

Executive General Manager at Business Partners Limited.

Guy JelleyGuy Jelley

Guy Jelley is one of the founders of project portfolio management (PPM) and collaboration solution provider, Project Portfolio Office, and is the company's CEO. Project Portfolio Office was established in 2000, with the sole aim of developing a cost effective, easy to use and simple to implement PPM system and providing it to the local market..

Harry Welby-CookeHarry Welby-Cooke

Harry Welby-Cooke is a leading business and executive coach and South Africa's master licensee for global franchise company ActionCOACH. For more information visit

Helene VermaakHelene Vermaak

Helene Vermaak is a consulting psychologist at The Human Edge..

Ilse van den BergIlse van den Berg

Ilse is a content creator and editor, currently travelling around Northern Italy. She is the former editor for Marketing & Media Africa (@Biz_Africa) at and is a contributing writer for the Bizcommunity Lifestyle section.

Ina van der MerweIna van der Merwe

Ina van der Merwe is the CEO of Managed Integrity Evaluation (MIE)..

Inez Moosa

Inez Moosa is an associate in the Employment Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..

Ingrid von SteinIngrid von Stein

Marketing Manager - firstcoast.

Ivan EpsteinIvan Epstein

Ivan is the co-founder and CEO of the Softline Group. His current role is that of CEO of Sage AAMEA which includes Softline/Sage in Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia.

Ivanna GranelliIvanna Granelli

Ivanna Granelli - a teacher by training - moved into the corporate world as an IT trainer at SAPPI and First Paper House between 1991 and 1993. She decided in 1994 to create a business that combined her twin passions for education and technology and established Can!Do with the vision of helping companies to unlock the business value of their ERP systems through end-user training..

Jacques van WykJacques van Wyk

Jacques van Wyk is a director in Labour and Employment Law at Werksmans Attorneys. He was named as a recommended lawyer in Labour & Employment by the Legal500 (2010-2012), and co-authored 'Labour Law in Action - A Handbook on the new Labour Relations Act - 1997' with Frances Anderson.

James HurfordJames Hurford

James Hurford | Professional Speaker | Trainer | Author, 'Powerful secrets of persuasion and influence.' | Download my FREE eBooks at: Call: 0742 545 811 Email: .

James McKerrellJames McKerrell

CEO at CRS Technologies.

James SiddallJames Siddall

James Siddall is a Durban-based author, freelance writer, motivational speaker, and media consultant, contributing to a variety of outlets from The Sunday Independent to Autodealer. He is also the author of the newly launched book Dystopia, which chronicles his battle with addiction.

James TimpsonJames Timpson

James, a self-styled business fanatic with a passion for technology and writing. Having spent many years working in the city James has recently moved to a more rural area of the UK and now focuses his efforts on writing and expanding for portfolio..

Jane StevensonJane Stevenson

Named by CEO publication as SA's most influential government businesswoman in the SME sector in 2012, she's big on vision, strategy and effective communication. Start with a successful business strategy and executive coaching consultancy to leading national brands...

Jason XenopoulosJason Xenopoulos


Jenny ReidJenny Reid

Jenny Reid is Managing Director of iFacts..

Jessica TaylorJessica Taylor

Jess is Group Editor at She is also a contributing writer.

Joanne BushellJoanne Bushell

Joanne Bushell is currently the vice president for Regus Africa.She joined Regus in October 1998 as a national corporate account manager South Africa and has worked her way up through the ranks..

Jody DoyleJody Doyle

Jody completed a BA LLB at the University of Cape Town and thereafter worked at Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs Inc. He subsequently joined Dommisse Attorneys where he is currently a partner..

Johan BotesJohan Botes

Johan Botes is a director of Employment Law at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, a business law firm specialising in employment law and labour relations. Johan is an internationally accredited change management practitioner.

Johan PoolmanJohan Poolman

Manager at Mindset Management Programs.

John FrenchJohn French

John French is a communication strategist and communication skills coach with 20 years extensive experience in the communication training industry. John heads up Communication Guru, a communication skills training company operating both nationally and internationally.

John HarveyJohn Harvey

John Harvey is Media Relations Consultant at Roger Wilco, an established, award-winning digital marketing agency based in Cape Town. He was weaned and came of age on a very unhealthy diet of newsprint and post-midnight deadlines - yet still comes back for more..

John Mc LoughlinJohn Mc Loughlin

John Mc Loughlin is a visionary entrepreneur that has been involved in the setup and management of a number of start-up businesses. For the past seven years, he has been working towards changing the security landscape for SMEs in South Africa through his company, J2 Software, which provides solutions around reducing risk and improving compliance. John is an industry specialist and thought leader in the security space, and his particular areas of expertise lie in planning and strategising..

JP LandmanJP Landman

JP Landman is a political analyst at Nedbank Private Wealth. JP joined BoE Personal Stockbrokers in 2000 as a part-time political analyst.

Julie CheungJulie Cheung

Julie Cheung is a freelance online marketer with a keen interest in business, investment and finance. She can be found writing on Finance Girl Blog and can be contacted via Twitter at @juliecheung or on LinkedIn..

Juliette AttwellJuliette Attwell

Juliette Attwell is Head of Marketing & Operations at Recruitgroup. Recruitgroup has won Careerjunction Recruiter of the Year in 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014 as well as Fast Growth Business of the Year at the National Business Awards 2014.

Jurgen VogtJurgen Vogt

Jurgen Vogt is Head Internal Brand Engagement at HKLM..

Karen BurkeKaren Burke

Karen Burke is the President and Founder of Kare Products. Karen has over 30 years of expertise creating ergonomic furniture that helps avoid injury and promotes health for all types of discomfort and body sizes..

Kathi ClarkeKathi Clarke

Kathi Clarke is an Industrial Psychologist, international award winning and certified ActionCOACH Business Coach and a business growth expert..

Katlego LedimoKatlego Ledimo

Katlego Ledimo is driven by learning and results keep a smile on her face. She is currently an Account Manager, working in the PR and Marketing Industry.

Kay VitteeKay Vittee

Kay Vittee is the CEO of Quest Staffing Solutions..

Kevin LiebenbergKevin Liebenberg

Kevin Liebenberg is the Managing Director of Actuate; a position he has held for the past 4 years. Before his arrival at Actuate, Kevin spent 9 years with Nedbank in various positions including strategic marketing, client value propositions, sales management, CRM, organisational development, change management and leadership development.

Kevin PhillipsKevin Phillips

Kevin Phillips is the MD of idu Software. He is an entrepreneur who has built a successful business, and so has a solid understanding of the challenges and questions business owners face..

Kirsten CaddyKirsten Caddy

Kirsten Caddy is an associate in the Employment law practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. She studied at the University of Pretoria and graduated cum laude in respect of both her BCom: Law and LLB degrees.

Kirsten MorgendaalKirsten Morgendaal

Kirsten Morgendaal is area director for Regus. She has been with Regus for eight years.

Laura ChiwesheLaura Chiweshe

Laura Chiweshe is a Content Manager at CREACHA - a full service Agency, where, with the rest of the CREACHAs, they have embarked on a journey to creatively change the world..

Lauren PaulLauren Paul

Lauren is marketing manager at Paragon Interiors, an office design firm. She holds a Honours degree in Marketing Communications from the University of Johannesburg.

Lehlogonolo MbuliLehlogonolo Mbuli

Lehlogonolo (Lelo) Mbuli is a seasoned human capital professional with over 10 years experience in all facets of human resources management. He started his career as a talent sourcing (recruiter) consultant for leading consulting firms, and worked himself up to become one of the leading HR professionals involved in formulating HR policies, procedures and systems for SMME's, in-house talent strategy and business turn-around strategy..

Leigh AndrewsLeigh Andrews

Leigh Andrews (@leigh_andrews) is senior editor of the marketing and media industry at She loves word play and alliteration, and can be reached at ..

Lesley Donna WilliamsLesley Donna Williams

Lesley Donna Williams is founder and managing director of Impact Hub Johannesburg, a co-working space and accelerator for social entrepreneurs. She is also an Impact Hub Association board director, representing a network of over 40 hubs in major cities around the world.

Lia MarusLia Marus

Lia Marus is the editor of HR Pulse, which is an online HR publication published by ITWeb. She has a BA in French, Italian and Linguistics from UCT, an MA in translation from Wits and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management from the Wits Business School.

Linda TrimLinda Trim

Linda Trim is the marketing and sales director of Giant Leap. For more information, call Giant Leap on +27 (0)11 880 1490 or visit

Liza van Wyk

Liza van Wyk is the CEO of AstroTech Training..

Louise RobinsonLouise Robinson

Louise Robinson is Sales Director at CG Consulting and Database360.

Louise WorsleyLouise Worsley

Louise is currently the Director of PiCubed, a project management education and consultancy company based in Cape Town. With twenty years in a senior management role in the consultancy and education fields, sheis an expert in project and programme management.

Luke Wingfield DigbyLuke Wingfield Digby

Luke Wingfield Digby is the founder and CEO of Total Send, an easy-to-use, low cost email marketing service. His experience lies in web development and affiliate marketing.

Lyndsey MoorhouseLyndsey Moorhouse

As Can!Do's managing director, Lyndsey Moorhouse oversees the delivery of high-impact ERP education solutions that help companies drive real ROI from their investments into applications. Lyndsey has been working in the ERP end-user education and change field for 20 years, 10 of those with Can!do Consulting.

Mari LateganMari Lategan

Marí Lategan is an independent management consultant based in Cape Town, and the founder and owner of In Context, a strategy business consultancy. She has recently become an accredited facilitator of Reboot! and Disruptive Ideas.

Mario LandmanMario Landman

Mario Landman is the head of the Institute of Logistics and Supply Chain Management..

Mark GrayMark Gray

Mark Gray is head of Graylink. His vision to re-engineer recruitment using a combination of traditional marketing principals and digital technologies was realised when he founded Graylink in 2002.

Mark OrpenMark Orpen

With an undying entrepreneurial spirit, Mark Orpen founded IPD in 2000. His main area of operation is currently governance, while his primary responsibilities include governance, finance, strategy and marketing.

Mark WijsmanMark Wijsman

Mark Wijsman is a Career Consultant at Standing Out Career Coaching in Cape Town..

Matt HarrisMatt Harris

Matt Harris is a content writer at Feel Good Contacts Lenses. Matt has great experience in human resource services and has worked as an HR advisor for a large IT company.

Matthew GrayMatthew Gray

Matthew Gray is client service director at cloud based e-recruitment company, Graylink. Passionate about the growth of digital and its role in rapidly changing business processes, Matthew has been at the forefront of solutions delivery, driving recruiting process change to Graylink's customer base, since the inception of the business in 2003..

Matthew JankelowMatthew Jankelow

Matthew Jankelow is the CEO of VentureWeb, which began as a digital agency, and now is establishing itself as a leading supplier of outsourced marketing services to global clients..

Mbongeleni HlomukaMbongeleni Hlomuka

Mbongeleni B. Hlomuka is a marketing specialist who offers an extra-mile approach to branding.

Michael GreylingMichael Greyling

Director at Grow Consulting.

Michelle CaldeiraMichelle Caldeira

Michelle Caldeira is the managing director of Blue Moon Corporate Communications, specialists in Integrated Employee Engagement. Blue Moon turns 25 in 2014, marking a quarter of a century of loving what we do!.

Michelle ShippelMichelle Shippel

Talkwell specializes in harnessing the power of your most valuable asset, your staff and turns every interaction into a new opportunity to drive business, showcase your brilliance and create lasting relationships with customers..

Mike StopforthMike Stopforth

Mike Stopforth is a Web 2.0 entrepreneur, writer and speaker. He heads up Cerebra ( – South Africa’s dedicated social and mobile media company, is a co-founder of blog aggregator Afrigator ( and a founder of the 27 Dinner movement (

Nicholas OwsleyNicholas Owsley

Nicholas Owsley is an Assistant Project Manager at Fetola. He recently graduated with an Honours Degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics and has been published in the Sowetan, Engineering News, Business Report, and others..

Nicholas PrestonNicholas Preston

Nicholas Preston is a senior associate in the Employment practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, specialising in employment law and litigation. He has a Master's Degree in Labour Law, and appears in the CCMA, Bargaining Councils, Labour Court and High Court.

Nicole PaulsenNicole Paulsen

Nicole Paulsen is associate, tax of Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..

Niteske MarshallNiteske Marshall

Niteske Marshall is the managing director of Network Recruitment, a division of the AdvTech Group..

Nomonde NjiloNomonde Njilo

Nomonde Njilo is a candidate attorney in the Employment Law Department at Garlicke & Bousfield Inc..

Nonkululeko GobodoNonkululeko Gobodo

Nonkululeko Gobodo is the executive chairman of SizweNtsalubaGobodo..

Norah AbrahamNorah Abraham

Freelancer Writer.

Olga MeshoeOlga Meshoe

Olga Meshoe is a transformation facilitator and manager at Transcend Corporate Advisors..

Patrick BarkerPatrick Barker

Patrick Barker is a private client portfolio manager at Cannon Asset Managers..

Paul FickPaul Fick

Paul Fick is the divisional MD of Jasco Enterprise. He became a part of the Jasco Group in 2010 with the merger of Spescom and Jasco.

Peter DavidsonPeter Davidson

Peter Davidson is a business analyst who loves to share entrepreneurship and marketing secrets with the world. Overcoming business challenges is his passion and he aspires to reach at the highest rung of this field..

Peter TownshendPeter Townshend

Peter Townshend is managing director of Know More Waste, the environmental consultancy division of Know More. Know More is the research and consultancy arm of workplace specialists, Giant Leap.

Pieter ScholtzPieter Scholtz

Pieter Scholtz is the Co-Master Franchisor for ActionCOACH in Southern Africa. The fastest growing and largest business coaching company globally.

Pieter Steyn

Pieter Steyn is a director at Werksmans Attorneys..

Portia SokkiePortia Sokkie

Portia Sokkie is a Human Resources professional who has been in the working world since 1998 and has over 13 years human resource experience. Her industry proficiency ranges from banking, insurance, entertainment industry, consulting, health care and NGO.

Professor Paul BenjaminProfessor Paul Benjamin

Professor Paul Benjamin has been at the cutting edge of labour law practice and policy for over three decades. He has worked at the Legal Resources Centre and the Centre for Applied Legal Studies and has been a director of Cheadle Thompson & Haysom Inc.

Queenie BatesQueenie Bates

I'm a freelance writer, where my office is my bedroom and my platform is the World Wide Web. I'm still interested in the marketing game, but I get involved as a pen-monkey from behind my laptop.

Richard FirthRichard Firth

A stalwart of the South African IT industry, Richard has been involved in the technology arena since 1989. With diplomas in Information Technology and Business Process Re-engineering, his successful career in IT has spanned various roles, including programming, IT implementation, and various management positions culminating in his current responsibilities as Chairman & CEO of MIP Holdings.

Richard PembertonRichard Pemberton

Richard Pemberton is an executive consultant in the Employment Law Department at Garlicke & Bousfield Inc..

Roane SwindonRoane Swindon

Having been in the media industry for nine years, I have plenty of experience in every aspect of media, including writing, editing, proofreading, social media, and syndication. I also enjoy a challenge and love to widen my knowledge at every turn..

Robert ReddickRobert Reddick

Robert Reddick, an independent recruitment communications consultant with over 40 years experience of the industry gained both here and in the UK, was the co-founder of South Africa's first full-service recruitment ad agency, the genesis of what is today JSE-listed Adcorp..

Rod BakerRod Baker

Rod Baker is Content Director at A journalist since before computers, he worked on a wide range of magazines and, in his youth, rose through the ranks from being a lowly and abused sub-editor, to a high and still abused editor and publisher.

Rowan BelchersRowan Belchers

Rowan Belchers is the founder and CEO of The Fresh Group, a boutique consultancy specialising in the development of people - primarily in the corporate sector..

Sally PikeSally Pike

passionate about human development, learner with insatiably curiosity, believer in community networks, strategically orientated and driven by a desire to do life well.

Sandra RobertsSandra Roberts

Sandra Roberts is Writing Unit Manager at the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism. Follow @SandraRoberts_ on Twitter..

Sid PeimerSid Peimer

Sid Peimer is a freelance strategist resident at

Sindy PetersSindy Peters

Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is Group Head: Content at She can be reached at ..

Siobhan ViljoenSiobhan Viljoen

Siobhan Viljoen is a partner at Shepstone & Wylie and a contributory author of the LexisNexis Practical Guidance Labour Law Practice Area which provides regularly updated digital content on labour law issues. Email her at ..

Sonwabise SebataSonwabise Sebata

Sonwabise Sebata is a PR account manager at Positive Dialogue Communications. She has seven years' experience in public relations in both the public and private sectors..

Su-Mari Du BruynSu-Mari Du Bruyn

Su-Mari Du Bruyn is co-founder of the company Adapt To Change. She is a qualified HR practitioner and logistics specialist and is passionate about Continuous Improvement and people development..

Sue NorthamSue Northam

Sue Northam is a curious Capetonian with a desire to discover and capture stories of innovative and inspiring projects and people. She explores initiatives that are impactful and making a difference in her city.

Suzanne PattersonSuzanne Patterson

Suzanne Patterson is a staff development professional, accomplished trainer, coach and facilitator. With more than 15 years' experience in helping teams, managers and individuals work toward their potential, Suzanne believes personal development need not come at the expense of bottom-line considerations, or vice versa.

Tara TurkingtonTara Turkington

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