Managing Director at Dial a Nerd.
AJ Hartenberg is the portfolio manager: data centre services at T-Systems South Africa.
Alexander Mehlhorn founded Framework One in 2008 and is currently the CEO. Email him at ..
Country Manager at Beachhead Solutions, Inc..
I am brand sales manager at WD South Africa. WD, a Western Digital company, is a long time innovator and storage industry leader.
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)..
Channel Director at Phoenix Software.
Avi Rose, is the regional sales manager Africa at DocuSign.
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.
Bez received an MBA from Schiller International in London. Joined the family business and established offices in several countries including Greece, Turkey, Portugal, Spain, Mozambique and South Africa.
|Brendan Mc Aravey|
Country Manager at Citrix South Africa.
As Media and Marketing Editor at Independent Media, Brendan Seery has been in the news business for most of his life, covering coups wars, famines - and some funny stories - across Africa. Brendan Seery's Orchids and Onions column runs each week in the Saturday Star in Johannesburg and the Weekend Argus in Cape Town.
Brendon Williamson is general manager of business development at PayGate, which is an international payment gateway that simplifies payments for online retailers, which can be a very complex part of running a business..
Brent is senior product manager at Riverbed Technology. Brent joined Riverbed Technology early in 2012 following a career in IT & Communications spanning over 30 years..
Bruce Busansky is an Enterprise Solutions Specialist at Aptronics - one of South Africa's foremost black empowered IT solutions providers. Standing firmly upon a foundation of strong client partnerships, dedication to service delivery and trusted industry knowledge, Aptronics holds the key to business success through technology optimisation..
Bruce Byrne is the visual communication specialist at Drive Control Corporation..
|Bruce von Maltitz|
Bruce von Maltitz is currently the MD of 1Stream, a cloud-based contact centre technology provider. He has over 20 years experience in the service industry focusing specifically on contact centres for the last twelve.
Channel Manager at CommVault in South Africa.
|Carey van Vlaanderen|
Carey van Vlaanderen is CEO of ESET Southern Africa. ESET is a global provider of security software for enterprises and consumers and is dedicated to delivering instant, comprehensive protection against evolving computer security threats..
|Cari Van Wyk|
Group Editor at Bizcommunity.
I'm a professional blogger with more than four years experience. I have written on a wide range of topics including health, finance, technology, real estate, travel and career.
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..
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.
Chris Moseley manages partner supply and consumer sales at Lenovo Africa. He has 23 years' experience in the retail industry, covering various market channels such as retail, distribution and vendor relations.
Regional Director at Riverbed Technology.
Coerene Vosloo is currently completing her third year of studies towards a BA majoring in Communication Science at UNISA. She enjoys community involvement and recently been appointed as the Western Cape Regional Communication Chairperson for the Girl Guides South Africa.
Digital Manager at Channel Mobile, devising strategies, improving usability, design and content is all in a day's work. I also ensure management of the various digital platforms and responsible for Channel Mobile's online reputation. Social Media SEO Mobile Marketing Content Marketing Blog Event and charity sponsorship's.
Interested in Digital Marketing Strategy..
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 Marcus, is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Magnetic, a cloud-based small business management tool that streamlines the day-to-day administrative functions needed to maintain steady growth in a small business. Additionally, Daniel also manages and co-own Living Your Brand, one of South Africa's leading events and conference agencies, which counts Bentley SA, FNB Wealth, Nedbank Capital, Sanlam Investment Management, Vodacom and Standard Bank among its client list.
As general manager of Sage Pastel Accounting, Daryl Blundell helps to oversee the growth of the business and the development of business solutions that help SMEs to grow and succeed. He brings to his role 20 years of experience in a range of sales, business development and management positions with organisations such as Ariel Technologies, Sun Microsystems, Systemsfusion, Burlington Air Express, and Xerox..
David is an entrepreneur and seasoned software developer with Wema Software Solutions. He has led software development projects for several clients across South Africa.
David Hochner has been CEO of SatLink Communications since 1995, joining SatLink from Scientific Atlanta after running its Israeli branch. He joined in 1989, assisting with the implementation of Israel's cable infrastructure.
David King is CEO of Flexenclosure, a specialist developer of hybrid power systems and pre-fabricated data centres for the ICT industry. He has decade-long experience from C-level work with many international high-tech companies, many in emerging markets.
David Palmer-Stevens is SI Manager EMEA, Panduit at Panduit..
David Telford is the senior director, sector group and industry partner lead at Qlik..
Managing Director at QlikView South Africa.
Dawie Botes is a Senior Systems Analyst at Digiata Technology Services..
Managing Director of Information Technology (IT) consultancy ModernBusiness.
Deidré Jonker is the marketing manager for BitCo, licensed Tier 1 ISP and telephone operator. She is passionate about consumer education and the advances of SA ICT.
Derek Friend is the Channel Director for Commercial and Strategic Business Development at Huawei Technologies, Enterprise Business Group, South Africa. Managing the Large and Mid Markets.
Dina Destreza is a raving IT professional, blogger and speaker..
|Dion Chang and Raleen Bagg|
Dion Chang (@dionchang) is the founder of Flux Trends. He is an innovator, creative thinker and visionary.
Donvay Wegierski is director of Werksmans Attorneys. Her main practice areas are intellectual property and Africa.
Doros Hadjizenonos, sales manager at Check Point South Africa, is responsible for Check Point's business in Southern Africa from a sales perspective. Hadjizenonos joined Check Point in 2010 as a channel manager, and brings more than 15 years of IT security experience to the organisation.
|Dr Pieter Streicher|
Dr Pieter E Streicher is MD of wireless application service provider Bulksms.com (www.bulksms.com). He also sits on the management committee of the Wireless Application Service Provider Association (WASPA).
|Drew van Vuuren|
Drew Van Vuuren is one of South Africa's most dynamic bastions of information technology security. With over 18 years' experience in corporate security and privacy, Drew currently heads up 4Di Privaca - an innovative specialist information security and privacy practice.
Duaan is currently the Marketing Manager at Field Office, a software development company known for its sales management app, Honeybee. Duaan finished his Bachelor and Honours degrees of commerce at Stellenbosch University, after which he went to China to study a Master degree in Economics at Hunan University.
Award-wining Duncan McLeod is the founder and editor of TechCentral (wwwTechCentral.co.za, @TechCentral]]), South Africa's latest technology news site offering breaking news, in-depth analysis and opinion that launched in September 2009. Before that, he was associate editor at the Financial Mail/FM.
Business Development Manager at The Jasco Group.
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.
|Edzai Conilias Zvobwo|
Edzai Conilias Zvobwo is passionate about improving education as a precursor to a knowledge economy that is self-reliant. He is a well-known keynote and motivational educational speaker in the areas of problem solving and innovation..
I am a driven and extremely hard working individual, with a keen eye for business ideas and opportunities..
Chief technology officer at Stone Three Venture Technology.
Gareth Tudor is the CEO at Altonet, an ISP and provider/integrator of backup and restore solutions. Tudor started his career in finance after he qualified as a chartered accountant (SA) and has subsequently garnered a wealth of experience in a number of businesses, including his own..
MD of Master Data Management He is passionate about Information Communication Technology (ICT) and more specifically data quality, data management and data governance..
CEO of at Logikal Consulting.
Elingo (Pty) Ltd is an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) business, focused on connecting people with people. We are a well-established Johannesburg, South African based ICT company partnering with our customers to deliver the best possible solution and service..
Gordon's passion and driving force is in Internet technology, building brands and bringing new ideas to the web and has recently launched a live web streaming service. www.epnet.co.za.
Gregory Anderson is the country manager for Trend Micro South Africa..
Harriet Beamish is a senior associate in Bowman Gilfillan's Corporate Department, practising in the firm's technology law practice group. She has worked on the supplier and customer side of transactions regarding the provision of services, software and IT solutions and software development and licensing agreements, and has advised international and local clients on general corporate matters, as well as advising and assisting local telecommunications companies commercially..
|Ilse 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 Bizcommunity.com and is a contributing writer for the Bizcommunity Lifestyle section.
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..
Jack Peterson is an expert on Wordpress and feels that the whole concept of blogging has only succeeded because of it. He likes writing articles about the various aspects of Wordpress so he can enlighten the world about them.
Jaroslav Cerny founded RDB Consulting. He leads a team of 35 employees and his goals are to further grow the business and build on the success they have accomplished thus far.
Jayson joined DRS in November 2012 after being in the vendor community for over 12 years. His experience and exposure to industry experts and global customers have allowed him the opportunity to get involved at the grass roots where it matters most..
Jed Hewson is a director at 1Stream (Pty) Ltd (www.1stream.co.za), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based contact centre technology in South Africa. He studied at York University and has spent the last 15 years in the IT industry.
Jerker Hellström, CEO of the Handheld Group, is a pioneer and industry veteran in the mobile rugged computer industry. In both entrepreneurial and managerial positions, he has 25 years of experience from developing, designing, manufacturing and marketing rugged computers globally..
Jess is Group Editor at Bizcommunity.com. She is also a contributing writer.
BI Consultant at PBT.
Director and Co-founder at Keystone Electronic Solutions.
|John 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..
Jonas Thulin, security consultant at Fortinet.
Jose Capelo is a business marketing consultant and speaker with a passion for all things digital. He is the founder of Marquetingquery and has years of experience in the field of digital marketing.
Joy Mali is a certified digital analyst who helps online businesses to perform better on the web with best solutions & advice. Her content is featured on many mainstream sites & blogs..
Justin Lee has over 15 years of IT experience specialising in Network and Security. He is currently the Regional Sales Manager for Blue Coat Systems in South Africa, and is responsible for leading sales and channel initiatives for Sub-Saharan Africa.
Sales Manager at WD South Africa.
Keith Fenner, Senior Vice President Sales for Sage ERP X3 AAMEA (Australia, Asia, Middle East and Africa).
Kerry Evans is the MD of Quintica..
Leana Engelbrecht is a senior associate in the Competition Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..
Leigh Andrews (@leigh_andrews) is senior editor of the marketing and media industry at Bizcommunity.com. She loves word play and alliteration, and can be reached at ..
I am responsible for the marketing of Magic within South Africa and Africa. My core responsibility is to improve brand awareness and increase lead generation within the channel..
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..
|Luke 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.
In 2011, Blaeser founded Intact Security, building on his knowledge and experience of the reseller market. His main focus at Intact Security is to continue building the Avira Antivirus market but also provide additional solutions into the offering.
With over 15 years of experience in the tech, digital marketing and mobile solutions space, Hundermark co-founded specialist mobile solutions consultancy Useful & Beautiful. With a passion for developing mobile products that are aligned to business goals, Hundermark's appetite for keeping abreast of the latest industry trends is fast establishing her as an expert tech commentator and opinion leader in South Africa.
Manfred Kube is the Head of M2M Segment at Gemalto.
|Marco Da Silva|
Marco Da Silva is the managing director of Power Solutions, The Jasco Group.
Mark Chertkow is Managing Director of Graphic Image Technologies..
Martin Doyle is a Data Quality Improvement evangelist and run a software development business, DQ Global, which likes to help businesses succeed in their CRM and MDM initiatives through the use of higher quality data. you can contact Martin on .
Michael Fletcher is sales director for Ruckus Wireless sub-Saharan Africa, a position he assumed in July 2010. In this role, Michael is responsible for the day to day operations of Ruckus Wireless - focused on identifying and increasing the company's partner footprint across Africa, exploring new business opportunities and driving the company's revenue and customer outreach locally.
Michael Frans is Head of Business Development: Business Operations Automotive at T-Systems in South Africa.
As Director of Search and Analytics at 25AM, Michael heads up the search engine marketing team and helps clients to maximise their use of search and analytics in their online marketing strategies. He has 11 years of experience in the online world, including eight years with leading e-commerce site Kalahari.net.
Mitchell Barker is the founder and managing director of www.whichvoip.co.za, which provides a central view of all the credible VoIP operators in South Africa. Under his leadership, the site has expanded to include hosted PBX and Connectivity operators, and has grown into a VoIP and Hosted PBX information resource in sub-Saharan Africa..
Nafisa Akabor is a freelance journalist and blogger. For more than seven years, Akabor has been an influential voice in consumer and business technology media - across both print and online.
Naseem Javed, recognised as a world authority on corporate image and global name identities, is a harsh critic of casual and accidental naming. He is a dynamic speaker on corporate image and branding issues, and is also the author of Naming for Power and Domination, the GTLD Name Game.
Neal Bricker has accumulated a significant amount of experience in the telecoms industry over the course of his career. He is also a writer who crafts useful pieces aimed at empowering enterprises with the information they need to make informed decisions ahead of major tech procurement drives..
Neil Cameron is GM of Johnson Controls Building Efficiency.
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...
Nilesh Talaviya works as a mobile strategist for Cygnet Infotech, a leading enterprise mobility company offering tailored app development solutions. He is fascinated with the direction mobile development is taking and loves to write about current trends.
Nkululeko Mthethwa is a developer 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 Fick is the chief technology officer for The Jasco Group. He became a part of the Jasco Group in 2010 with the merger of Spescom and Jasco.
Perry Hutton, regional director of Fortinet for Africa, comes from an accounting background and has spent the last 22 years in IT, the last 10 of which have been in IT security specifically. Contact him at ..
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..
Co-founder and CMO at Kemp Technologies.
VP Product Marketing, Pace.
Pippa Wilson is the manager of Cloud Solutions for Jasco Enterprise, The Jasco Group.
President Ntuli is business critical systems manager of HP Enterprise Group, South Africa..
CEO of Agilitude.
A Data Analyst at Mark 1, Riaan graduated from UCT with a Bachelor of Commerce, specialising in Statistics and Economics. He is never discouraged by a daunting task and he carries the same attitude when it comes to his passion - tackling a tricky data set.
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.
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..
Rob Lith is the Director of Connection Telecom. ICT Industry aficionado and internet specialist, he has been involved in the industry for the last 20 years.
Robert Boccia is the chief information officer at Lion of Africa..
Joint CEO at Integr8 Group.
Rod Baker is Content Director at Bizcommunity.com. 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.
sales Exective at Nashua.
Ruben Naicker is a product specialist at Drive Control Corporation.
|Rudolph von Abo|
Senior Systems Analyst at Digiata Technology Services.
Russel Brand is Innovation Consultant: Solution Sales and Portfolio Management of T-Systems in South Africa..
Ryan Murphy is a small business owner of Chillibuzz - a digital brand management company that specialise digital public relations. Previously a Public Relations Account Executive at a Cape Town based PR agency, Ryan has PR experience which assists on a daily basis in servicing Chillibuzz clients..
Managing Director at In2IT Technologies South Africa.
Shane Chorley is Vox Telecom Executive Head of Network and Operations.
Senior Vice President Telecommunication Solutions for Middle East and Africa at Gemalto.
Simeon Tassev is the director of Galix, a reseller of Mimecast Solutions in South Africa.
Having started his career as a startup partner for FSA Distribution in 1990, Simon Campbell-Young went on to start his own company called Memtek Distribution in 1995. This was sold to a Public Company called Siltek Holdings between 1998 to 2000.
Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is Group Head: Content at Bizcommunity.com. She can be reached at ..
Siyanda is a doer, creator, thinker, and an explorer, obsessed by the Web's ability to unite, connect and empower. More and more, people's primary interaction with your business takes place here.
Sophie Baker is the content producer at Biz4Afrika, a Microsoft-owned online hub providing help, information and networking opportunities for small businesses, through Kagiso Digital..
Stephen Sandmann is a Senior SEO Specialist at Quirk. He has a keen interest in everything digital..
Steven Cohen is the MD of Sage One AAMEA (Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia).
Co-founder and MD at Lava Digital Agency.
Sufyan Mkwanda is the founder of a small IT managed service company called SM Global Tech.
Country manager at CommVault.
In his role as Technical Director, Sven is responsible for the technical infrastructure and development of the Sage Pay (formerly Softline Netcash) system within the Sage Group. His key focus is directing his team in the research and development of transactional services offered by Sage Pay. Sven brings extensive experience in the IT and financial sectors and in-depth knowledge in the fields of internet based business solutions and transactional services..
Tim graduated from Cambridge in 1992, was a banker in London for 4 years, before getting involved in the European telecommunications industry in 1996 with LDI. In 1999, he moved to South Africa to set up Storm Telecom.
Tom Manners is Managing Director of Clockwork Media..
|Vijay Sai Pratap|
Vijay Sai Pratap, Director-Business Development and head of the m-governance & Life impacting services unit with OnMobile Global Ltd, has been associated with the Mobile Telecom value-added services industry for over nine years..
Warren Olivier is the regional manager for Southern Africa at Veeam Software.
VP and CTO at Amazon.com.
|Wimpie van Rensburg|
Wimpie van Rensburg is the country manager for sub-Saharan Africa at Riverbed Technology.
Yossi Hasson is the CEO of SYNAQ, leading provider cloud messaging and communication services for South African business..
Zubin Kutar is the founder of an internet marketing blog where accomplished writers and bloggers share their tips, strategies and stories. Read some of his motivational posts and connect with him on Google+.