Natalie Govender is our social media expert, with over 7 years experience running social media accounts, digital community management, as well as managing social media teams. She has a sharp eye for the social media faux-pas and believe social media success is as much about cultural relevance as it is about the tools and platforms.
Director of Technology for WPP’s Global Stream Africa un-conference, a judge of the New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards and formerly the Digital Director at The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town, Dale Imerman's diverse background spans 15 years across a number of industries like retail, automotive, healthcare, financial markets, education and advertising.
Musa Kalenga is a change agent for the marketing landscape within Sub-Saharan Africa. He is currently head of the brand portfolio of the Interactive Advertising Bureau South Africa.
From being in a globe-trotting rock band, to a DJ on 5fm and a writer for Rolling Stone magazine, Jon is currently a film director and the Creative Director of the multiple Loerie and SAMA award winning production company, Thread.
Christopher Mills is the Director, founder and lead SEO strategist at iMod Digital, a digital marketing agency based in Cape Town that services clients locally & internationally. Chris loves talking money, and his Performance Marketing & SEM classes are all about helping you up you earn more from the web.
Stephen Ballot joined OLX South Africa in October 2013 as Head of Product where he launched the company’s first South African localised website. He is currently the CTO/CPO for OLX for Sub-Saharan Africa delivering locally relevant products to OLX's focus countries in Africa.
As COO of AWA Digital, a leading UK-based Conversion Rate Optimisation agency, he has built a deep understanding of how to influence online behaviour from observing thousands of a/b tests. He's co-author of "Ecommerce Optimization" (Kogan Page, London), on pre-order for 2017.
Daniel Guasco is an entrepreneur and investor. He is the founder and Director of Team Africa Ventures and currently serving as Chairman of Silicon Cape and as advisor and Director of Groupon Africa.
Paula Raubenheimer, Managing Director of SouthernX, has over 9 years’ experience in the digital media landscape. Paula was recently named as one of The Mint Top 40 Under 40 most influential people in media by The Media Online.
Tim Shier has been actively involved in the marketing, innovation, crowdsourcing and startup environment for the last 9 years. Tim is a facilitator and consultant specialising in Online Reputation Management, Social Media Analytics & Insight Hacking.
Andy Hadfield is a marketer, product guy and proud corporate disruptor. Capable and charismatic, Andy is persuasive and memorable as a speaker and facilitator. Topics include innovation, entrepreneurship, social impact, digital marketing, and social media brand building.
Gareth is a YouTuber, comedian, eSports personality, gym owner and part time human being. His Pitch Perfect class and talk draws on his experience working at ad agency, corporate client, and performer level.
Heidi is a Johannesburg-based marketing consultant with expertise in several marketing disciplines and a specific focus on digital marketing and social media.
Neil is a digital marketing strategist with a passion for getting teams to consider the leadership aspects of digital excellence. He is a firm believer that in age of disruptive technologies, the killer apps for businesses are vision, leadership and empathy combined with technical skill and insights.
Rapelang is a technology entrepreneur, currently working on educational software. As a speaker, she’s been taking this message across the globe, and changing the way organisations adapt and thrive in a knowledge economy.
Tinus Le Roux is CEO of FanCam. He's a compelling, insightful, and engaging speaker & mentor on the topics of digital media and advertising business models & the startup journey.
William, Co-Founder of Man&Machine is a travel, destination marketing expert and social media junky with more than 20 years digital experience.
Matt Roux is an e-commerce specialist with a strong technical background, having previously been
Fran is a world leading advertising creative strategist. Her recent work deals with how organisations, particularly advertising agencies, can be more creatively impactful and innovative.