The aim of the event is to create a knowledge-gaining and confidence-boosting experience for attendees that will help them grow their businesses and personal brands by connecting them with inspirational speakers who are not only relatable, but will share their stories and challenge them to what is next.
The speaker line-up for the day includes Sandras Phiri, Managing Director and Founder of the Africa Trust Academy, and Suhana Gordhan, Creative Director at FCB and Chairperson of the Loeries Awards. The two boast a wealth of knowledge and accolades in their respective fields, and will captivate the audience with their journey to date. Host of Heart Breakfast
Aden Thomas will be on MC duties for the day.
Legendary Springbok rugby captain Mornè du Plessis will also be on the speaker bill for the day. Du Plessis is often described as one of the most successful rugby captains in the game. He also led the Springboks to victory as their manager during the 1995 World Cup campaign. A businessman in his own right, Du Plessis co-founded the Sport Science Institute of South Africa with Tim Noakes.
Managing Director for Heart FM Renee Redelinghuys says the partnership is a natural fit. “Our success has really been based on partnering with businesses who engage with communities, place a strong focus on customer experience and embrace innovation which is why this partnership with Standard Bank is a good fit. As the biggest radio station in the Western Cape, we need to constantly stay ahead of the curve asking ourselves what is next, to provide the best experience for our listeners, in order for us to maintain our number one positioning.”
“The Standard Bank Business Breakfast Series is just one of the many ways we help South Africa’s entrepreneurs achieve their business 'nexts' – along with innovative, efficient banking solutions and access to capital,” says Willie Chavalala, Head: Business Banking Gauteng Region, Retail and Business Banking SA at Standard Bank. “These events aim to motivate and inspire, while offering small business-owners the valuable opportunity to network with like-minded, ambitious individuals – an opportunity that could take their business to the next, prosperous level.”
Tickets for the event are priced at R250 and are available at Computicket