Poster and Pitch Competition
Our first Poster and Pitch event was held at our central office in Muizenberg on the 9th of September 2016.
Initially we had 23 entrants from all our 5 campuses, 15 went through to show-case their posters on the day of the event.
There was an amount of R55 000 to give away to the winners towards their business; proudly sponsored by Future Managers with an amount of R30 000, Rotary Newlands R15 000 and Serina Trading R10 000. Nedbank provided all the participants with goodie bags.
The prizes were divided into 6 categories:
- 1x Gold Award R15 000
- 3x Silver Award R10 000
- 2x Bronze Award R5 000
- Gold Award
Yandisa Langa: Management Assistant, Fish Hoek campus graduate. He’s in the Agriculture industry running a tomato growing business called Mountain Tomatoes.
- Silver Award
Jenna Hendricks: Plumbing and Solar Engineering graduate of Westlake campus. She’s in the Construction industry and owns a company called JIG Plumbing & Construction Projects.
Keiokantse Botlholo: A current level 4 IT student at Khayelitsha campus. She’s in the ICT industry and has developed an app that translates basic things in all 11 languages in pictures and sound.
Nicole Petersen: She graduated in Business Management in Fish Hoek campus and is in the Events and Management industry, her company is called Frenzy Events.
- Bronze Award
Vuyolwethu Rubusana and Malebo Sambo: Vuyolwethu is an IT graduate of False Bay College in Khayelitsha campus, partners with Malebo in a company called Tree Tech Academy which is in the ICT industry, they provide IT skills to learners from Grade 6-12 and companies that would use them for their own beneficiaries on request.
Elmarie Els and Nathan Kunz: Elmarie is Business Management N5 student and Nathan is a Financial Management N6 student both at Fish Hoek campus. They are partners of E&N’s TRC, a company that recycles old and fairly new tires to create new products.