Malepa finally got foreign tourists to ‘get off the bus’ and visit his home town, but he’s still hoping to get ordinary South Africans to do ...
What started as a hobby has become a successful business inspired by delectable French confections
After his bursary fell through, Maseko found suppliers of smart watches not available in SA, and an investor, and is now in business
A former correspondent in Afghanistan who almost went into banana farming opens a gym with difference in Illovo
Mimecast co-founders decided to bet on the internet going mainstream and to help companies manage e-mail and data security
These entrepreneurs have created a platform that provides investment advice from a robot — and they’ve just taken their company international
This entrepreneur has built a community advocacy organisation that makes your cellphone a tool to build democracy
Ahead of a planned listing in a few years, this investor wants to add more internet companies to his portfolio — and he is excited about SA’s ...
The reformed drug addict leads a start-up with R35m in turnover, and has turned to the US for growth
After winding up his tenure at the helm of Dimension Data two years ago, the tech sector veteran has shifted gear to incubate disruptive start-ups
The developer of award-winning local app-based start-up Giraffe has raised a fresh batch of funding to grow the platform
With the launch of skin-care products that target women with dark skin, this entrepreneur has tapped into a market that could take her brand all over the ...
An alcohol-free gin and tonic — developed by two local entrepreneurs — sounds like the ideal accompaniment to a business lunch
Avid gamer runs two innovative firms in the advertising space, and helped create a nonprofit organisation to empower young girls in science and technology
From a lab outside Cape Town, the entrepreneur developed a neck brace for extreme sports that has attracted worldwide demand
The ‘crowd-farming’ founder has enjoyed great success in just two years, and he has ambitions to grow his business elsewhere in Africa
The former government bureaucrat’s beekeeping venture is a return to her roots, but she is using a modern method to draw in investors and expand her business
The head of SA’s new digital bank brings experience gained over 26 years in the field to the venture
She’s not old enough to vote — but Ghoor’s make-up and skin-care brand could make her SA’s very own Kylie Jenner