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Abey MokgwatsaneAbey Mokgwatsane

Abey Mokgwatsane is CEO of Ogilvy & Mather South Africa (www.ogilvy.co.za; @OgilvySA). Apart from being one of South Africa's Mail & Guardian top 200 young leaders in 2011, he was voted one of the country's top 25 "game-changers" in The Annual 2012.

Adrian MorrisAdrian Morris

Adrian Morris studied architecture at Wits, graduating in 2000, and then studied strategic brand communication at Vega, giving him the benefit of understanding design and architecture and its close affiliation to brand strategy. He worked at Old Mutual Properties Development division from 2001 to 2004 before becoming a partner at DZMSpace in 2004.

Aki KalliatakisAki Kalliatakis

Aki Kalliatakis is the Managing Partner of The Leadership LaunchPad, a business focused on customer loyalty and radical marketing. Contact him on +27 (0)83 379 3466, +27 (0)11 640-3958 or .

Alan HaarhoffAlan Haarhoff

Dad, African, Mobile Evangelist, Business Manager @alwaysactive, Grommet Surfer, Newbie Runner, Durban Lifestyle Lover..

Andre le RouxAndre le Roux

Managing Director at African Region Interactive Intelligence.

Andre SteenekampAndre Steenekamp

As CEO of 25AM, Andre Steenekamp leads the company's expansion in South Africa's fast-growing digital marketing and advertising space. His 25-year career has seen him work in a range of sales, marketing and management positions for leading traditional and digital publishers and agencies.

Andrea MitchellAndrea Mitchell

Digital Marketing "veteran" specialising in training, mentoring, coaching, digital strategy and PPC.

Andrew CookAndrew Cook

Andrew is the CEO of Smoke Customer Care Solutions (South Africa) and part of the solutions team helping to take the company's voice of the customer technology - Eyerys - to all corners of the globe. Great customer service is Andrew Cook's mission in life.

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 VukicAnton Vukic

General Manager at First For Phoenix.

Bernadette KissaneBernadette Kissane

Bernadette is a graduate from University of Westminster with an honours degree in Fashion merchandise management. She possesses a considerable amount of experience working in the retail environment both on the shop floor as a sales manager and in head office as a merchandise assistant, prior to her current position at Euromonitor International..

Bonnie RamailaBonnie Ramaila

Bonnie Ramaila has extensive experience in marketing, advertising, PR, research, branding, and media and communications across government, public entities and the private sector. She is one of the few women marketing and communication specialists with solid and vast experience in these fields and across the three sectors.

Boris DzhingarovBoris Dzhingarov

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.

Brandon BesterBrandon Bester

Brandon is a Director at Neural Sense - a South African Neuromarketing research company. Hailing from the technology industry, Brandon has a keen interest in technology.

Brent LeesBrent Lees

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..

Brett HornBrett Horn

Brett Horn is a qualified Industrial Designer who, after spending 5 years in design and marketing companies joined Barrows in 2002. Barrows is a Durban based retail marketing solutions company with a footprint in New York, London, Singapore and Sao Paulo. Brett has been intimately involved with the development of hundreds of brands at retail and has spent 6 months embedded in Coca-Cola's Global Design team developing global design strategy and brand guidelines..

Brian BerkmanBrian Berkman

Brian Berkman can be contacted on 083-441-8765 or email ..

Brian Tebogo MashegoBrian Tebogo Mashego

Hailing from a village called Mphanama in Limpopo, grew up in the streets of Atteridgeville in Pretoria, and a resident of Johannesburg since his enrolment at Wits University. Brian Tebogo Mashego is currently working at e.tv as a Media Analyst..

Bruce von MaltitzBruce 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.

Callie van der MerweCallie van der Merwe

Callie van der Merwe is CEO of Design Partnership..

Candice GoodmanCandice Goodman

Candice Goodman was the first Certified Mobile Marketer in SA and the Head of the Education & Training committee of the Mobile Marketing Association of South Africa..

Cari Van WykCari Van Wyk

Group Editor at Bizcommunity.

Catherine Milward-BridgesCatherine Milward-Bridges

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

Chantel BothaChantel Botha

Chantel has been providing business-consulting services for over 20 years across multiple industries. She had led large customer experience transformation projects in financial services over the last 8 years.

Chantelle GladwinChantelle Gladwin

Chantelle Gladwin (@chantellegladwi) is a partner at Schindlers Attorneys specialising in all areas of commercial and residential property practice and litigation, including sectional title body corporate management, eviction, general property management and property-owning enterprise management, as well as corporate restructurings and corporate taxations matters..

Charlene OlivierCharlene Olivier

As a solutions-driven creative with a passion for collaboration, Charlene is the newly appointed creative director at Grey Johannesburg's shopper division..

Charles MburuguCharles Mburugu

Charles Mburugu is a Kenyan-based content developer and online marketer who is passionate about technology, small business and ecommerce. With over 5 years experience, he is committed to creating quality, relevant and optimized content that will attract traffic to the client’s blog or website..

Charles PittawayCharles Pittaway

Charles is the founding partner of Sage Pay (formerly Softline Netcash) which was established in 2002. In his role as Managing Director, Charles is responsible for the strategic direction and growth of Sage Pay within the Sage Group.

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 BrewerChris Brewer

Having joined the ad industry in London, Chris Brewer spent most of his career in media analysis and planning - but has performed just about every advertising task from Creative to Research. He's an honorary lifetime member of the Advertising Media Association and regularly advises agencies and clients regarding their media plan costs and strategies. He is also often asked to talk at industry functions. Email: .

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.

Claire CobbledickClaire Cobbledick

Head of Marketing at Gumtree South Africa.

Claudelle NaidooClaudelle Naidoo

Audience Insights Specialist for a multi media organisation.

Clinton SmithClinton Smith

Clinton Smith is Senior Marketing, Technical and Sales Manager at Green Worx Cleaning Solutions..

Clive EvansClive Evans

Well versed in leveraging information into insights, opportunities and ideas to help build strong brands. As a master of the brand building discipline, I have both the the experience and people skills to help earn me the position of 'trusted advisor' among both clients and staff. Specialties: Brand and Communication Strategy.

Craig RossouwCraig Rossouw

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.

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.

Dave NemethDave Nemeth

A leading blue chip international company recently identified Dave as one of the top creative influencers in the country. Dave Nemeth is a qualified designer who has held a variety of senior as well as executive positions with some of the countries leading retail groups, spanning a career of twenty years. Email Dave at , follow @davenemeth on Twitter and connect on Facebook..

David TelfordDavid Telford

David Telford is the senior director, sector group and industry partner lead at Qlik..

Davina MyburghDavina Myburgh

Davina Myburgh is Senior Manager: Product Development and Product Management of Core Solutions at TransUnion..

Dawie BotesDawie Botes

Dawie Botes is a Senior Systems Analyst at Digiata Technology Services..

Dion ChangDion Chang

Trend strategist, Dion Chang, is the founder of research trend specialists, Flux Trends. He is an innovator, creative thinker and walking ideas bank.

Donovan MaraisDonovan Marais

Donovan Marais, Channel Manager at Sage Pay.

Donvay WegierskiDonvay Wegierski

Donvay Wegierski is director of Werksmans Attorneys. Her main practice areas are intellectual property and Africa.

Dora JurdDora Jurd

Dora Jurd co-founded Innovative Matters, a strategic innovation lab, with Amandine Robin in 2014. The company is dedicated to designing innovative concepts and building consistent brand experiences.

Doug MayneDoug Mayne

Doug Mayne, MD of Primedia Lifestyle, founded his marketing and advertising career at Ogilvy Durban, where his leadership qualities ensured his progression from account executive to group account director. Joining Primedia Lifestyle in 2007 as KZN regional marketing manager, Doug was appointed MD in July 2011.

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 www.douglaskruger.co.za.

Dr Andrew GoldingDr Andrew Golding

Dr Andrew Golding, chief executive of the Pam Golding Property group, was originally in private practice as a General Practitioner on the Atlantic Seaboard from 1991 to 1996, after which he joined the family business as MD in 1996, followed by his present position..

Dries BadenhorstDries Badenhorst

I am a Digital Media specialist with experience in many facets of the industry. I'm a editorial contributor, new business developer, digital entrepreneur and sales specialist with more than 10 years sales management experience.

Dylan BalkindDylan Balkind

Even the person who can sell ice to Eskimos needs have a way of letting the world know. Words.

Estee CockcroftEstee Cockcroft

Estee Cockcroft is Business Unit Manager at Boomtown..

Eugene YigaEugene Yiga

Eugene graduated from the University of Cape Town with distinctions in financial accounting and classical piano. He then spent over two-and-half years working in branding and communications at two of South Africa's top market research companies.

Evan-Lee CourieEvan-Lee Courie

Evan-Lee Courie is Group Editor and Social Media Manager at Bizcommunity.com, as well as a Biz Lifestyle contributor. Follow him on Twitter at @evan1985.

Ezra NdwandweEzra Ndwandwe

Ezra Ndwandwe is the convener of the upcoming African Business Leaders Forum and a leading promoter of entrepreneurship in South Africa and on the rest of the African continent. His entrepreneurial initiatives includes South Africa's first entrepreneurial reality TV show, The Big Break Legacy and a business incubation facility launched recently in Johannesburg..

Françoise HendersonFrançoise Henderson

Françoise Henderson, Chief Executive Officer, is a the co-founder of Rubric. She oversees Worldwide Production and is responsible for localisation methodology and human resources.

Franz RentelFranz Rentel

Maximising new business development opportunities by developing new ideas for climate neutral products and services in collaboration with clients.

Gaby de AbreuGaby de Abreu

Gaby de Abreu is creative director at Switch Brand Communication..

Gareth PearsonGareth Pearson

Gareth Pearson, CEO and shareholder of BMi Research (www.bmi.co.za), is a market research specialist with particular focus in the industrial and FMCG markets in various sectors, including the retail market. He serves as a member of the South African Institute of Packaging's Regional Committee and is involved with the South African Packaging Council.

Gary AllemannGary Allemann

MD of Master Data Management He is passionate about Information Communication Technology (ICT) and more specifically data quality, data management and data governance..

George GoldingGeorge Golding

A natural-born entrepreneur, George is as fervent about IT as he is about affordable communications services and business integrity. He is driven by a burning ambition to see the promise of cloud computing translated into tangible business benefits, and to providing fellow entrepreneurs with better alternatives to the services of South Africa's landline telecoms incumbent.

Gideon GallowayGideon Galloway

Gideon Galloway is the CEO of King Price Insurance..

Gordon BarkerGordon Barker

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.

Gordon GeldenhuysGordon Geldenhuys

Gordon Geldenhuys heads up the Social Media & Insights division of 25AM, a strategic digital consultancy and Salesforce Marketing Cloud Authorised Reseller. He is responsible for developing social media strategies and facilitating the licensing of Salesforce Marketing Cloud to companies in South Africa..

Grace BelgerGrace Belger

Grace Belger runs the Meropa media training division and has conducted media training and crisis communication workshops for over 100 clients who have ranged from multi-nationals, listed entities, government entities, a rock band and a Kgosi..

Graeme PalmerGraeme Palmer

Graeme Palmer is a director in the commercial department of Garlicke & Bousfield..

Grant DunningtonGrant Dunnington

Grant Dunnington was appointed Group CEO of SBV Services (Pty) Ltd in September 2001..

Grant MarshbankGrant Marshbank

Grant Marshbank is COO of VSc Solutions..

Grant ShippeyGrant Shippey

Grant Shippey is the CEO and Founder of Amorphous New Media in Johannesburg. Grant has incubated and launched a number of digital initiatives.

Hansie SmitHansie Smit

Hansie Smit (@freehance) is a freelance copywriter. He lives for deadlines and enjoys Marie biscuits.

Hein PretoriusHein Pretorius

Hein Pretorius is founder and CEO of Onpro Consulting..

Henrie Geyser: motoring editorHenrie Geyser: motoring editor

Bizcommunity.com motoring editor Henrie Geyser () has worked as a journalist in Cape Town, London and Windhoek for the Argus Company (now Independent Newspapers) and spent 12 years at The Cape Argus in Cape Town. He then owned and ran a public relations consultancy for 13 years.

Hiten ParmarHiten Parmar

Hiten Parmar currently serves as the acting director of the national uYilo eMobility Technology Innovation Programme. Hiten is one of the founding staff members since the establishment of the uYilo Programme in 2013 when he joined the programme as senior engineer in electric vehicle systems..

Ilse van den BergIlse van den Berg

Ilse is a freelance writer and editor at WordUp Communication. She is the former editor for Marketing & Media Africa (@Biz_Africa) at Bizcommunity.com and is a contributing writer for the Bizcommunity Lifestyle section.

Jaco BarnardJaco Barnard

Jaco Barnard is Head of Retail at Wipro South Africa..

James WhiteJames White

James White is a content specialist for SEO Company Go and blogs in his free time at InfoBros. His articles have been published by ConverStations, Thought Catalog and IP Watchdog..

Jason (Frich) FricholJason (Frich) Frichol

My passions are shopper marketing, consumer packaging, visual merchandising, ideation, bankable innovation, integrated marketing, tangible ROI, and execution efficacy. My motto is, "Passion and persistence will get you everywhere." I strive for simplicity, practicality and information frugality..

Jed HewsonJed Hewson

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.

Jeff OsborneJeff Osborne

Jeff Osborne heads up the Gumtree Automotive Team from their office in Johannesburg. Jeff has decades of experience in the motor industry and served as the CEO of the Retail Motor Industry for 13 years.

Jessica TennantJessica Tennant

Jess is Retail Editor at Bizcommunity.com. She is also a contributing writer.

Johan BothaJohan Botha

Johan is an Anthropologist by education, but his career took him on a journey of being a passionate educator and mentor to many students in Business Studies and Visual Arts. He is a certified digital marketer and social media storyteller.

Johan WaltersJohan Walters

Johan Walters, Digital Marketing Specialist, helps organisations to use data and analytics to track the performance of their online campaigns against their business objectives. Walters has over 14 years of experience in the digital and online market.

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 LoosJohn Loos

John Loos is Household and Property Sector Strategist at FNB Home Loans..

John SaneiJohn Sanei

Specialties: Speaker, Trend Curator, Innovator, Business Strategist, Inspirator, Entrepreneur.

Joseph NeusuJoseph Neusu

Joseph Neusu is the Group Digital Marketing Manager for Adclick Africa. He also offers digital marketing consulting services.

Justin SmithJustin Smith

Justin Smith is head of the Woolworths Good Business Journey (Sustainability Programme). He is responsible for the strategy, structure and integration across the business to deliver its over 200 targets across transformation, social development, environmental issues and climate change..

Jyoti WadhwaJyoti Wadhwa

Jyoti Wadhwa is an entrepreneur. She is a web programmer and developer by profession.

Kate StubbsKate Stubbs

With a degree in Business Management, Ms Stubbs joined Barloworld Logistics in 2002, prior to which she worked both locally and internationally. Following five years' experience as general manager marketing at Barloworld Logistics she was promoted to Executive: Marketing and has held that position for the past two years..

Kele PuleKele Pule

Customer Experience Professional and Facilitator. Founder of Kele Communications.

Kim GentleKim Gentle

With over 18 years' experience as an advertising professional, and with her main focus on FMCG brands, Kim's primary motivation is to provide outstanding shopper marketing services which makes her popular with Grey's clients. Kim has a true passion for FMCG with long standing brand experience and understanding of shopper marketing and activation..

Kim LawrenceKim Lawrence

Course Consultant at GetSmarter and Contributor for Bizcommunity..

Kirsty SharmanKirsty Sharman

Kirsty Sharman is the CEO of RetroMedia, an online media buying agency that gives brands the ability to target their paid online content to specific and relevant audiences in order to achieve maximum reach and return on investment.

Krystal SchärKrystal Schär

Krystal Schär has been working as a strategic planner at FCB Cape Town for two years on a number of brands across various categories..

Lauren DurantLauren Durant

Lauren Durant is Director at Isilumko Activate. She's been with the company since its inception over two decades ago, and has contributed significantly to the evolution of the business to one of the market leaders in the activations space.

Lauren HartzenbergLauren Hartzenberg

Automotive/ICT Editor at Bizcommunity.com, and Lifestyle contributor..

Leana EngelbrechtLeana Engelbrecht

Leana Engelbrecht is a senior associate in the Competition Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr..

Leanne FreemanLeanne Freeman

Leanne Freeman is the Consumer Research Manager at BMi Research (www.bmi.co.za). She has been involved in market research for over 13 years, having worked internationally as well as locally across all methodologies.

Leigh AndrewsLeigh Andrews

Leigh Andrews (@leigh_andrews) is Editor-in-Chief: Marketing & Media at Bizcommunity.com. She loves word play and alliteration, and can be reached at ..

Lindsay BritzLindsay Britz

Lindsay Britz is the Regional Marketing Manager for Magic Software South Africa. She is responsible for marketing functions including proliferation of the Magic brand into SA and Sub-Sahara.

Lionel MoyalLionel Moyal

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..

Lisa ReidLisa Reid

Lisa Reid joined Truth as Managing Director in July 2014. Prior to Truth, she worked for Virgin Active South Africa as Head of Customer Relationship Management to drive the business towards Customer Centricity.

Louise MarslandLouise Marsland

Louise Marsland is currently Africa Editor: Bizcommunity.com; a Content Strategist and Trainer; and Trend Curator for Bizcommunity.com and her own TRENDAFRiCA.co.za. She has been writing about the media, marketing and advertising communications industry in South Africa for over 20 years, notably, as the previous Editor of Bizcommunity.com Media & Marketing; Editor-in-Chief AdVantage magazine; Editor Marketing Mix magazine; Editor Progressive Retailing magazine; Editor Business Brief magazine and Editor FMCG Files ezine..

Lucy SignorelliLucy Signorelli

Lucy Signorelli is a partner at Adams & Adams..

Lynette HundermarkLynette Hundermark

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.

Magdalena WerminskaMagdalena Werminska

Magda is an English-speaking marketing manager at International Coupons, a Poland based e-commerce group that maintains a chain of coupon code sites in 12 countries. She looks after South Africa's Picodi.co.za - a coupon code website that collects online codes and deals from popular online retailers..

Manfred KubeManfred Kube

Manfred Kube is the Head of M2M Segment at Gemalto.

Mareli SmitMareli Smit

Creative, focused, goal driven, loyal and a team player with a passion for relationship building through targeted communication and networking - with a knack for organising almost anything under the sun!.

Mario LandmanMario Landman

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

Marion MaraisMarion Marais

Digital communications director at Boomtown.

Martin VergunstMartin Vergunst

Martin Vergunst is Business Solutions Executive at T-Systems South Africa..

Matt ZajechowskMatt Zajechowsk

Outreach Manager at Digital Third Coast.

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold

Matthew is Head of Media at NATIVE VML. He is addicted to everything and anything digital.

Mbongeleni HlomukaMbongeleni Hlomuka

Behold Mbongeleni Hlomuka. A slinger of words, a super content writer working on his cape.

Michael FransMichael Frans

Michael Frans is Head of Business Development: Business Operations Automotive at T-Systems in South Africa.

Michael WoodMichael Wood

Michael Wood is co-founder and Director of Aperio, a business consulting company focused on accelerating growth of FMCG brands in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. Michael has many years international experience where he held the positions of Marketing Director, Sales Director and Managing Director with the Gillette company and Procter & Gamble..

Mike SaundersMike Saunders

An expert in digital marketing, social media, digital customer experiences and helping business engage people in a digital world. Mike Saunders is the CEO of DigitLab, an international speaker, and has had the privilege of working with some of the worlds most prestigious organisations including Vodafone, IBM, Microsoft, KPMG, Norton Rose, Mr Price, Toyota and Exxaro. Along with his experience in business, Mike has also contributed to leadership programmes for Gordon's Institute of Business (GIBS)..

Mike SharmanMike Sharman

Mike Sharman is the owner of Retroviral Digital Communications, an online communications consultancy specialising in communication strategy, social media and content creation..

Mogorosi MashiloMogorosi Mashilo

Mogorosi is part of McCann Johannesburg strategy team and has seven years' experience as strategic planner. His passion lies in finding insights that will unlock a brand's full potential and value. LinkedIn: Mogorosi Mashilo Twitter: @mogorosi28.

Motunrayo ShafauMotunrayo Shafau

Motunrayo Shafau is a public relations associate at Jovago, Africa's leading hotel booking website. She loves to edit and create content on a wide range of topics ranging from faith to international relations and everything in-between..

Musa MsaneMusa Msane

Managing Director and Founder at Voiceland An avid reader of literature, biographies & business magazines. A serial jazz collector who has a practical approach to life! www.voiceland.co.za.

Nadia RawjeeNadia Rawjee

Nadia Rawjee is the director of strategy and finance at Uzenzele Holdings (Pty) Ltd. Nadia Rawjee has experience in industries ranging from FMCG to manufacturing and mining because of family interest and her involvement in an influential African network called Intra Business Network.

Naseem JavedNaseem Javed

Naseem Javed is a corporate philosopher and founder of the Image Supremacy Movement. He is a world recognised authority on global digital trends, image complexities how they impact business performances and create global age skill shifts.

Neil KirbyNeil Kirby

Neil Kirby is director: health care and life sciences law of Werksmans. He is the chair of the Medicine and Law Committee of the International Bar Association.

Neville MelvilleNeville Melville

Former Ombudsman for Banking Services, Advocate Neville Melville has extensive experience in the dispute resolution field. He founded the Independent Complaints Directorate before becoming Banking Ombudsman, in which capacity he served for seven years.

Nicci BothaNicci Botha

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...

Nick JakubowskiNick Jakubowski

SEO Manager at AdFicient.

Nick PaulNick Paul

I started out in the world of social media growing Africa's largest Online Travel Agency, Travelstart's presence from just around 1500 followers to over 3 million across the globe, a community which was also one of the most highly engaged in the industry. A creative problem solver who values honest marketing, I believe in demystifying what happens on social so that businesses are more clued up as to how they're achieving their goals..

Nivin XavierNivin Xavier

Nivin Xavier is an entrepreneur and marketer from his eighth grade. Failures and success seasoned Digital Marketer exploring the relationship between business, humans, data and technology for refined human experiences.

Nkem Ndem VNkem Ndem V

Nkem Ndem V is a young, dynamic, and brisk freelance writer and online journalist with interests in online writing(web content and blogging), social media, internet marketing, PR, SEO and mobile marketing..

Paul DivallPaul Divall

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 RobertsPaul Roberts

Paul is the co-­founder of WhySatisfy. A business that is dedicated to providing brands with the technology, training and support to take control of their digital interactions with customers, helping ensure they deliver amazing customer service and experiences.

Peter CowanPeter Cowan

Peter Cowan, Chairman of Unilever South Africa joined the company as Senior Vice President Unilever Philippines in September 2011, as a result of Unilever's acquisition of Alberto Culver..

Peter du ToitPeter du Toit

Peter du Toit is the founder and CEO of Soccer Laduma, the second biggest-selling newspaper in South Africa, and one of the world's top five best-selling football newspapers. Soccer Laduma is also the sixth biggest mobile site in South Africa..

Peter GrobbelaarPeter Grobbelaar

Peter is passionate about helping businesses create great customer experiences by providing tools to measure critical retail and service analytics. His skill set includes operational retail and back office experience, as well as customer service management..

Pieter ScholtzPieter Scholtz

Pieter Scholtz is the Co-Master Licensee in Southern Africa for ActionCOACH, the fastest growing and largest business coaching company globally. Pieter and his partner, Harry Welby-Cooke developed ActionCOACH across Southern Africa, which now boasts over 30 franchisees.

Quinton PienaarQuinton Pienaar

CEO of Agilitude.

Rhys EvansRhys Evans

Rhys Evans is the Director of ALCO-Safe, suppliers of superior drug and alcohol testing equipment and accessories throughout Africa.

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 RattueRichard Rattue

Richard Rattue is MD/Compliance Officer at Compli-Serve SA..

Riona NaiduRiona Naidu

Riona Naidu is the Head of Consulting Services & Marketing at Knowledge Factory where she currently manages the analytics team and is responsible for driving innovative product development. With an inherent passion for accuracy, creativity and innovation, Riona's goal, and that of Knowledge Factory, is to provide information that makes a difference.

Robbie JohnsonRobbie Johnson

Robbie Johnson is Retail Manager at DCC..

Robyn CookeRobyn Cooke

Robyn has worked as a marketing leader in the technology and internet field for over 20 years for some of the globe's largest companies based out of London. Robyn returned to Cape Town to merge this experience with her first love, fashion and was South Africa's first fashion blogger, commentator and stylist, and ran the popular blog www.robyncooke-styleguide.co.za, since 2008....

Robyn HazekampRobyn Hazekamp

As a Knowledge Officer at Red & Yellow, Robyn Hazekamp contributes to the online learning side of the business, ensuring that course content meets the highest possible standards and is always up-to-date, relevant, and accessible to everyone from recent school-leavers to people who have been in the marketing business for years..

Rod BakerRod Baker

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.

Rolf AkermannRolf Akermann

Passionate Marketing / Brand Strategist with substantial industry experience - Thrives on building and growing successful brands....

Ruth CooperRuth Cooper

Ruth is the production manager at Bizcommunity, as well as a editor of the Lifestyle section. .

Sachin Ram-AsarySachin Ram-Asary

Sachin Ram-Asary is principal consultant at BSG..

Sane MdlaloseSane Mdlalose

Sane Mdlalose is an associate consultant at Aperio, a business consulting company focused on accelerating growth of FMCG brands in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa..

Sarah BoumphreySarah Boumphrey

Sarah Boumphrey is Head of Strategic, Economic and Consumer Insight at Euromonitor International..

Saurabh KumarSaurabh Kumar

Managing Director at In2IT Technologies South Africa.

Scott CundillScott Cundill

With 18 years of personal experience in the internet communications field, Cundill researches and pioneers communication and technology solutions that have proven potential to change the face of business. Fiercely authentic with a drive - he is passionate about empowering any kind of business with the technology to inspire and cultivate sincerity and relevance through original 'Communication Journeys.'.

Shaneev BoodooShaneev Boodoo

Shaneev Boodoo is research analyst at BMi Research..

Shawn HenningShawn Henning

Shawn Henning is analytics director at BMi Research, a leading full-service consumer and industrial retail research service provider and pricing specialist with more than 30 years' experience in the South African and African research industry working across a wide range of methodologies and markets..

Sid PeimerSid Peimer

Sid Peimer is the executive director of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry..

Simon Campbell-YoungSimon Campbell-Young

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 PetersSindy Peters

Sindy Peters (@sindylp) is managing editor at Bizcommunity.com. She can be reached at ..

Sophie BakerSophie Baker

Sophie Baker is the content producer at Biz4Afrika, a Microsoft-owned online hub providing help, information and networking opportunities for small businesses, through Content Studio..

Stephen SandmannStephen Sandmann

Stephen Sandmann is a Senior Digital Strategist at Quirk. He has a keen interest in everything digital..

Steven CohenSteven Cohen

Steven Cohen is the MD of Sage One AAMEA (Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia).

Stuart GonsalStuart Gonsal

Co-founder and MD at Lava Digital Agency.

Stuart InnellStuart Innell

Lead Strategist at Boomtown Strategic Brand Agency.

Sumesh RahavendraSumesh Rahavendra

Head of Marketing at DHL Express sub-Saharan Africa..

Sven HammarSven Hammar

Sven Hammar is co-founder and CEO of Apica, a provider of powerful, best-in-class technology for testing, monitoring, and optimizing the performance of cloud and mobile applications. He has decade-long experience and expertise in web performance and web optimization, e-commerce, cloud services, IT entrepreneurship and the Internet.

Tatjana von BormannTatjana von Bormann

Tatjana von Bormann has spent the past seven years catalysing transformational change in food-agriculture markets. She joined WWF to develop the strategy for GreenChoice, a conservation sector collaboration aimed at reducing production impacts in food and fibre.

Tauriq MoosaTauriq Moosa

Tauriq Moosa contributes to various business and news publications around the world. He is content writer at Cape Town-based digital marketing company Rogerwilco..

Terry Levin

Multi-disciplinary agency with a passion and proven track record for building legacy African brands for the future. We are Afrophiles offering strategic brand design and architecture, brand content and standout PR activations.

Tralone KhozaTralone Khoza

Tralone is a writer, marketer, loves anything, marketing, brands and PR related. She has a BA communication degree and holds a post graduate diploma in Marketing (IMM).

Val Bourdos NichasVal Bourdos Nichas

Owner of VBN Consultants. A respected leader and visionary with solid business experience spanning nearly 30 years.

Walter PikeWalter Pike

Walter has decades long experience in advertising, PR, digital marketing and social media both as a practitioner and as an academic. As a public speaker; Speaks on the future of advertising in the post - broadcast era.

Warren HardingWarren Harding

Warren Harding is a public speaker, event Emcee and the presenter of BizTakeouts, the marketing and media show on 2oceansvibe radio. Each week Harding chats to the industry leaders and newsmakers from the African and South African marketing, media, digital and advertising industries.

Yaron AssabiYaron Assabi

CEO at Digital Solutions Group (DSG).

Yegs RamiahYegs Ramiah

Yegs Ramiah joined the Sanlam team at the end of 2012 as chief executive of Sanlam Brand. Ramiah is responsible for Group Brand, corporate affairs, marketing and communications at Sanlam.