5 Tips for Business Success from The Founder of MoFaya

Dj Sbu

From humble beginnings as a volunteer on community radio, DJ Sbu has juggled multiple successful careers, projects and businesses, including being the first black owner of an energy drink company in the world – 26% of which he sold to Coca-Cola for a cool R493-million.

5 Tips for Business Success from the Co-Founder and MD of Payfast


As a self-proclaimed technophile, Jonathan Smit was born at an auspicious time for an aspiring geek. Having grown up alongside the evolution of the internet and its associated applications, Smit started off tinkering on a typewriter before moving into DOS, modems, forums and, eventually cutting edge e-commerce payment platforms.

5 Tips for Business Success from the Founder of Sorbet


It was Anita Roddick who coined the title Business As Unusual, for her memoir on building the international beauty product empire, The Body Shop. But if she hadn’t gotten there first, it could well have belonged to serial entrepreneur Ian Fuhr – South Africa’s unlikely king of cosmetology.

5 Tips for Business Success from the Co-Founder of Hirsch’s


Having come from humble beginnings, Margaret Hirsch, leading business woman, co-founder and CEO of the multi-million rand appliance and electronic retailer Hirsch’s, takes a fearless approach to hard work and finding opportunity in life’s hard knocks.