Award Category Winners 2019

Congratulations to the Winners of our second Summit!
We applaud your tenacity and hard work in contributing towards a positive South Africa as a brand.

  • CORPORATE INFLUENCER BRAND

    Winner:  Palabora Mines

  • SMME INFLUENCER BRAND

    Winner:  Tania Hibamana
    Runner up: African Equations and Mpho Sekwele

  • CITIZEN INFLUENCER BRAND

    Winner: Jonathan Maliboho
    Runner up: Benon Lutaaya

  • NGO INFLUENCER BRAND

    Winner: Dr Lucille Meyer & Chrysalis Academy
    Runner up: Feenix

  • PUBLIC INTELLECTUAL INFLUENCER BRAND

    Winner: Kamogelo Mangena
    Runner Up: Jonathan Maliboho

  • INFLUENCER OF INFLUENCERS

    Winner: Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu
    Winner: Bonang Mohale
    Winner: Marlene Le Roux

Awards are given to any natural person, company, organisation or group which were nominated by the public who feel they represent the African brand.

Awards Categories

  • Corporate Brand Contributor

  • SMME and Startup Brand Contributor

  • Citizen Brand Contributor

  • NGO Brand Contributor

  • Global South African Corporate Brand Contributor

  • Political Brand Contributor

  • Public Governance Brand Contributor

  • Media Brand Contributor

  • Public Intellectual Brand Contributor

Nomination Criteria

  • SA Brand ambassadorship, locally and abroad

    • South African origin
    • Promote South African Products & Services
    • Reflects South African values in global conduct (as per Constitution)
    • Ethical leadership
    • Attracts positive interest in Republic of South Africa
    • Drives positive media coverage about and / the South African industry
  • Socio-economic development

    • Invests in South African manufacturing
    • Promotes local skills development
    • Environment best practice
    • Supports Non-Profit Organisations
    • Promotes youth development
  • Embraces and promotes diversity

    • Build bridges between communities
    • Promotions opportunities for nation building
  • Position South Africa as a leader in …

    • Innovation
    • Research
    • Global Benchmarking

Judges Panel

Tshepo Matseba
Tshepo MatsebaMD
Reputation 1st
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Lolly Chibi
Lolly ChibiGlobal Corporate Marketing Manager
Dust-A-Side
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Mia Azam
Mia AzamSenior Communication Manager
Woolworths Financial Services
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John Binns
John BinnsChartered Marketer
John Binns Marketing
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