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Humanitarian, Family Man, CEO

Bio

Bio

I am currently the CEO and acting head of Finance, Marketing and Operations for 3 business all based within the liquor industry covering an array of services from bar, eventing and project management. I currently oversee 12 positions under my direct supervision, as well as provide have provided indirect, part-time and contract employment to over 2000 within South Africa. The group’s goal for the next years period that is active renewed involvement in a large CSR / CSI campaign as well as international expansion into Europe.

In the past 7 years I have been requested to act on a consultancy level to many firms. I have a passion for business and enjoy learning. I have Bachelors Degree in Marketing, Post Graduate Honours BComm in Business Management, as well as recently acquired my NQF5 Principle Property and Realtors Qualification. I have used most of what I have learned within studies to implement within my businesses. I feel that it is vital for me to further my intellectual development through education so that I can continue to grow the businesses locally and internationally, provide employment to more South Africans take care of the financial well being of my family. I plan to engage in the study of my MBA with a thesis on topics of Corporate Strategic Growth Initiatives.

Experience

Experience

The Eden Experience, Finance, Marketing and Operations Director
2015 – Present (1 year 8 months)

The Carbon Group , Marketing Director
2010 – Present (7 years)

Carbon Events Management, Marketing Director
2008 – Present (9 years)

ADO Research Labs, Contracted Business Development Manager
2012 – January 2014 (2 years)

Parklands Blue Bottle Liquor & Distribution, Marketing Director
2013 – 2014 (1 year)

AV Direct, Marketing Manager
2009 – 2010 (1 year)

Education

Education

EAAB – Estate Agency Affairs Board, NQF5 – Principal Property Agent
2016 – 2016

University Of South Africa (UNISA), Post Graduate Honours Degree, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
2013 – 2015

Varsity College, Bachelor’s Degree, Marketing/Marketing Management, General
2008 – 2013

Bergvliet High School, Matric Certificate
2003 – 2008

Languages

Languages

English
Full professional proficiency

Afrikaans
Limited professional proficiency

Dutch
Limited professional proficiency

Connect

Connect

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