01
Sep

Carbon-neutral wholesale nursery collects Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

Carl Pretorius, founder of the Paarl-based business – Just Trees – walked away with the Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year®award at the annual Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored… Carbon-neutral wholesale nursery collects Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

01
Sep

Innovative gardening store owner recognised as emerging entrepreneur of the year®

Vanessa Jacobs, the innovative business woman behind Sow Delicious®, whose inspirational vegetable and herb Slab of Seed® invention is taking edible gardening to a mainstream audience, has been named the… Innovative gardening store owner recognised as emerging entrepreneur of the year®

01
Sep

Education company named innovator of the year in national entrepreneurial competition

Due to their fresh approach to education, combined with their business acumen, Stacey Brewer and Ryan Harrison, founders of SPARK Schools, have been recognised for their passion to provide a… Education company named innovator of the year in national entrepreneurial competition

01
Sep

Emalahleni woman awarded Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

Meisie Nkosi, owner of the 100% black woman-owned Bella Bonni Guest House, has been awarded the Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year® title at the annual 2016 Entrepreneur of the… Emalahleni woman awarded Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year® award

22
Jul

15 finalists named for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

Following a fiercely competitive preliminary round of the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/ Partners, a shortlist of 15 standout entrants has made it through… 15 finalists named for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition

14
Jun

What is driving SA’s drastic decrease in entrepreneurial activity?

Entrepreneurial intentions among South Africans has dropped by almost 30% in 2015 when compared to 2013, and almost halved when compared to 2010, yet the perceived entrepreneurial opportunities has increased… What is driving SA’s drastic decrease in entrepreneurial activity?

12
May

Unemployment remains the country’s greatest economic and social challenge

“South Africa should be tackling the rising unemployment rate by facilitating and driving entrepreneurship.” This is according to Christo Botes, spokesperson for the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year® competition sponsored… Unemployment remains the country’s greatest economic and social challenge