Stories

Meet Liz Letsoalo In today's episode, we sit down with Liz Letsoalo. Liz is the founder of Masodi Organics which is an online-based beauty shop that makes and sells 100% natural hair and skin products. She is currently working on launching Rave, a mobile beauty service that...

Meet Paballo Makupu. Paballo is a property underwriter, philanthropist and a motivational speaker. She holds a BSc Actuarial Science Degree (cum laude) as well as a BSc Honors in Actuarial Science. She serves as an innovation partner at Munich Re of Africa. She was appointed as the Head...

Meet Liat Madinane. At the young age of 22, Liat is currently working as an Operations Manager for an education-based non-profit organization. She is also the founder of Sika Creative Agency which is an agency that aims to help businesses with branding, communications, marketing and more. Liat is...

Meet Kabelo Matlala. [embed]https://open.spotify.com/episode/6wZwyjrTsK76AcF48XhAPu[/embed]   You can listen to She Brigade The Podcast on various platforms including: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Breaker, PocketCasts, Radio Public, Stitcher. Search for ‘She Brigade’. Get to know Kabelo Matlala What are the 3 words you would use to describe yourself? Resilient. Driver. Passionate. What is your biggest fear about the future? More and...

Meet Buhle Mbele. Buhle is a dynamic, vivacious woman. She is passionate about women and empowering young people. Buhle has managed to carve her way through a career in recruitment against all odds and is now heading up the Gauteng Regional Audit Graduate Recruitment Programmes for a...

Meet Luyanda Duma. Luyanda is a young 22 year old vivacious  black woman currently working as an HR practitioner. When she walks into the room you can feel her energy. She obtained her BCom (Industrial Psychology) and is currently studying towards her Honors in HR Management. Luyanda founded...

Meet Thokozile Mangwiro. Thokozile is the founder and CEO of Nilotiqa Hair Care  (pronounced Nile-o-ti-ka)which is a brand that I personally use and love. I was so excited to have the opportunity to talk to her about her journey. Thokozile is, as she refers to herself, 'the...

Meet Aurelia Nxumalo. Aurelia is an in house legal counsel for a boutique Investment and Consultancy firm. She is a social entrepreneur and founded The Professionista with her partner Buhle Mbele. The Professionista aims to empower young women by 'passing the baton' in order to impart...

Meet Phemelo Segoe. Phemelo has always been destined for entrepreneurship. Having been raised by entrepreneurs,  it was  built in her. Phemelo founded Milltribe, a branding and social media management company for SMMEs in 2018. From MillTribe, HerTribe was born, a non-profit organization aimed at empowering young girls from...

Meet Mpumi Khumalo Mpumi is a 26-year old Social Entrepreneur, Women's Activist and Marketing Professional. She has worked on major brands including YFM, Red Bull and the CHOC Foundation. Mpumi is also the  co-founder of Who Is Woman, a fast evolving organisation that has their primary focus on empowering...