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Ready for unrivalled opportunity at Fame Week Africa 2022These are our stories, told by us, for us and the world. This was the overarching theme for the Road to Fame Week Africa 2022 function, held at Hotel Sky on 1 June, where organisers RX Africa outlined its plans for this year's edition of show. 13 Jun 2022 Read more

Let Nagging Panda deal with late payers, says TechZoo Corporation's Elan LeaIf anyone understands the constrictions and damage late payments have on small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and corporates alike, it's serial entrepreneur and TechZoo Corporation CEO, Elan Lea. 13 Jun 2022 Read more

USA for Africa at Fame Week AfricaFame Week Africa, headlined by MIP Africa and Muziki Africa, is set to welcome the United States of America as its first guest country at the 2022 event, taking place from 24 to 26 August in the host city of Cape Town. 1 Jun 2022 Read more

Roy Davies takes the reins as Noble Resorts operations managerNoble Resorts - an independent property development company that is redefining retirement - has appointed hospitality industry veteran, Roy Davies, as its operations manager. Davies will oversee day-to-day operations at Noble Resorts, ensuring that residents will experience service that matches the best at the world's finest all-inclusive resorts. 27 May 2022 Read more

The 'winner takes it all', as Hot 102.7FM and Dis-Chem send lucky listener to Abba VoyageAfter a month-long on-air campaign, over 400,000 entries, countless Abba hits, and a party for the ages, Viki Botha will be winging her way to London to watch the Abba Voyage concert, courtesy of Hot 102.7FM and Dis-Chem. 16 May 2022 Read more

Hot 102.7FM's 70s & 80s party rocks JoburgAs the dust settles on the party of the year, Hot 102.7FM and its growing audience are reflecting on a night to remember and are already looking forward to what Johannesburg's newest commercial radio station comes up with next. 12 May 2022 Read more

Hot 102.7FM's Gimme Gimme Gimme ABBA Party sells out in four days!Hot 102.7FM's Gimme Gimme Gimme ABBA Party - the disco event of 2022 - has sold out in just four days. 11 Apr 2022 Read more

Hot 102.7FM... The big switch!You listened, we heard! 25 Mar 2022 Read more

Celebrating superwomen in the restaurant industryThe Restaurant Collective, founded by Natasha Sideris, founder and CEO of Tashas Group, and Grace Harding, CEO of Ocean Basket, is celebrating International Women's Day on 8 March to highlight the contribution South African woman are making to the SA and International restaurant industry. Like most societies, only 26% of leaders are woman and the higher up the corporate ladder, the fewer are woman with only 23% being at a director level, (Source: catalyst.org/research/women-in-management) and the hospitality industry is only now starting to see women entering the boardroom. 10 Mar 2022 Read more

ProfitShare Partners fitting sponsor for Gibs Entrepreneurship Development Academy 2022Fintech company ProfitShare Partners, a disruptive company that provides funding for entrepreneurs and start-ups without the tangle of traditional banking red tape, has signed up to sponsor the Gibs Entrepreneurship Academy's Slaying In Your Lane series from March through to November 2022. 8 Mar 2022 Read more

Fame Week Africa 2022 set for new heightsAccording to a Business Insider article, Apple, Warner Music, Sony Music and Universal Music are seizing the opportunity to be part of the African entertainment boom, setting up offices and acquiring African music labels. Global streaming giant Netflix and other major entertainment companies are increasingly investing in African-made programming and content. The African TV market is expanding, and companies not focused on this emerging market may lose out on massive opportunities. 16 Feb 2022 Read more

Sugendhree Reddy takes the reigns as Access Bank SA's CEOThe appointment of Sugendhree Reddy as Access Bank SA's new CEO bodes well for the bank at the start of a new year after a successful launch in South Africa last year. 4 Feb 2022 Read more

Join JEFF as they go even bigger than last year's record-breaking 25-hour workoutGet ready for a 26-hour fitness and entertainment marathon, all in support of a great cause! 25 Jan 2022 Read more

ReboundSA launches NooBounce 'Rebounding for Kids' programmeTo find out what NooBounce is all about and meet Igg & Oogi Noo see here: https://youtu.be/9B5FsKdSxNM; and here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngccAIVbAvc. 3 Dec 2021 Read more

Penultimate round of the Pozidrive VW ChallengeThe penultimate round of the Pozidrive VW Challenge took place at the Zwartkops Raceway, Pretoria this past Saturday. Charisse van der Merwe, racing the Hot 102.7FM-sponsored VW POLO finished the races in third position overall in Class B. This is an outstanding achievement in that there were 21 cars racing in the class. Charisse is currently the leading woman in the Pozidrive VW Challenge. 23 Nov 2021 Read more

Calling talented designers: Your opportunity to win in the PNA Creative Collab - Heritage Design CompetitionWhat better time to introduce the PNA Creative Collab than Heritage Day... We are a country of phenomenal creativity and diverse cultures, and PNA wants you to combine your love of stationery and design with your magical heritage, and WIN! 4 Oct 2021 Read more

Fintech ProfitShare Partners announced as J.P. Morgan's Abadali Fund official short-term funding service providerProfitShare Partners is delighted to announce its appointment as the official short-term funding service provider for the recently launched Abadali Equity Equivalent Investment Programme (EEIP), an initiative between J.P. Morgan and the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (dtic). 30 Aug 2021 Read more

Rentoza: Leveraging the agility of a fintech to radically scale a new businessIn response to the 16 million South Africans unable to afford essential home and business equipment, along with those locked into inflexible contracts for outdated technology, Rentoza has created a secure online marketplace that allows consumers to subscribe for the use of products for a specific time period. 4 Aug 2021 Read more

Profitshare Partners tackles Sportsnation's dream opportunity for win-win result"We were approached by one of South Africa's largest banks to help Sportsnation using our unique model," says ProfitShare Partners CEO Andrew Maren. "Captained by Malusi Mbambo, the Sportsnation team had a great opportunity of being one of the exclusive official tour operator partners to the 2023 Rugby World Cup to market and sell ticket inclusive packages to the event." 26 Jul 2021 Read more

ARC induction programme brings online solutions to HOA leadersEstablished in 2008 to proactively support the volunteers and/or members of Homeowners Associations (HOAs) and Bodies Corporate and their management teams to establish, maintain and enhance the value of properties and the lifestyles of their residents, the Association of Residential Communities (ARC) works to support and optimise estate leadership writes Jeff Gilmour, president of ARC. 23 Jul 2021 Read more

Access Bank's Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Africa welcomes South AfricaAre you a woman who owns and runs her own innovative business, looking for a grant that will assist you to expand? Perhaps you're seeking expert training to grow your business? Sounds like you're a womenpreneur, and you could qualify for a grant of up to R200,000 and a mini MBA to get you soaring to success. 12 Jul 2021 Read more

Early investors to share in profit from UK government-backed SA vertical business jetWhat would Naspers do to find another investment as rewarding as Tencent, and Sequoia Capital, the only venture investor in WhatsApp, which turned its $60m investment into $3bn when Facebook acquired the messaging service, do to find another winner like that? 27 May 2021 Read more

Rifumo Holdings the hottest of the lot and wins the #GSAW campaignThe 12-month Get South Africa Working Campaign (#GSAW), a partnership between Hot 91.9 FM and ProfitShare Partners, culminated in the announcement of Rifumo Holdings (Pty) Ltd as the R1m cash prize winner. 21 May 2021 Read more

Goodbye Grobank, hello Access Bank South AfricaFollowing the completion of all regulatory procedures, Grobank Limited has been officially renamed Access Bank South Africa Limited. The deal was consummated after Access Bank's acquisition of controlling shares in the former Grobank Limited, South Africa. 11 May 2021 Read more

TPW: Responding to turbulence with courage, agilityThe Publicity Workshop (TPW) is one of South Africa's leading PR agencies for its agility and flexibility under pressure. 3 May 2021 Read more

SA's Pegasus Vertical Business Jet gets ready for lift-offThe Pegasus Vertical Business Jet (VBJ), being developed in South Africa, is entering its next phase with two quarter-scale models to be ready for testing and engineering by May 2021 and a full-scale unmanned hover model by the end of the year. 1 Apr 2021 Read more

AgendaWorx answers anywhere, anytime call of business 2021As the Covid-19 pandemic moved the world rapidly into working from home in 2020, South Africa was no exception, says Zeldeen Muller, CEO of inSite Innovative Education Solutions. Now, chief technical officers (CTOs) are working to ensure all software meets work and security demands. 15 Feb 2021 Read more