Collaborations and Doing Business Through The Creative Womxn Hookup

The Creative Womxn Hookup is a great and safe space for women in the creative industry to meet and discuss or share ideas and advice on how to excel in their chosen careers, as well as do business together and collaborate. Pioneered by creative entrepreneur  Landa Willie, the hookup has had three successful installments in…

Lebo Mphela Pioneers Black Owned Nail Polish Brand in South Africa

Nail grooming is a very important part of most women’s lives because women feel great when they have their nails filed and polished. It is also comes as no surprise that nail grooming is unisex as men have also started to take nail grooming seriously, salons and nails bars have had an influx of men…

The Fashion Torch Incubation Hub Launch

  After three months of product testing, evaluation and thorough research, on 25th June 2016  my friends at Fashion Torch Africa officially launched East and Central Africa’s first Business incubation and mentor ship hub for fashion and and creative arts brands and ideas. FTA HUB works with a vision of Growing Africa Fashion and creative arts…

The Culture Of Entrepreneurship

So while researching on African Cultures for my blog series I decided to add a segment on business in Africa. Businessman and creative Jermaine Charles tells us how Entrepreneurship began in his family. As Africans we have always been entrepreneurs. ********************************************************************   The Culture of Entreprenuership – A Perspective Written By Jermaine Charles  @charlesjaymr on…

Africa Reign: Zaid Philander

Zaid is bag designer and he teaches people with disabilities and from disadvantaged communities how to create their own products within their home. Zaid started I Scream & Red a planet friendly company that creates bags made from recycled seat-belts, reused car/homestead upholstery and rejected sample fabric  books. They use natural organic cotton and materials to…

Africa Reign: Bayda Daniel

Daniel Bayda is  the Founder and CEO of PAVIT-Karatu a non-profit organisation that aims to empower the youth through capacity building. Daniel is also an environmental conservationist. In 2011 he started planting fruit trees at different places in his district and he has planted over 200 fruit trees that range from mango to orange tree…

Africa Reign: Cameron Kat

Hailing from Windhoek, Namibia Cameron Kat is a youngster who is always pushing boundaries and as such started his own Marketing and Design company in 2014. His company focused  predominantly in logo design, graphic design for print and brand activation. As a young African who is always thinking better and bigger, he started another company…