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Marketing Matters: August 29, 2018

Hosts Americus Reed and Barbara Kahn are joined by Peter Adams (Reporter, Marketing Dive) and Mpho Sekwele (Founder, SintuOnline) on the Wednesday, August 29, 2018 edition of Marketing Matters.

Air Date: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 on SiriusXM 132

Mpho Sekwele

Air Time: 6:30 pm
Featuring: Mpho Sekwele

Peter Adams

Air Time: 5:30 pm
Featuring: Peter Adams

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Peter Adams

Reporter, Marketing Dive

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Peter is a reporter at the online trade journal Marketing Dive covering digital transformation’s impact on marketing and advertising. A graduate from the Medill School at Northwestern University, he studied magazine journalism and English literature, and previously has worked at publications like New York Magazine and the investigative initiative The Medill Justice Project.

 

Twitter- @PatchAdams03
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Mpho Sekwele

Founder, SintuOnline

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 Mpho Sekwele has over ten years of corporate work experience in the retail industry, specifically focusing on retail planning and buying functions, strategic business planning, and project management for Blue Chip retail companies. In 2017, Mpho spent the year living abroad in Europe and the USA, to hone her business and entrepreneurial skills. Mpho holds an International Executive MBA from IEDC Bled School of Management (Europe), a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Witwatersrand (South Africa) and an Advanced Diploma in Business Project Management from the University of Cape Town (South Africa). She is passionate about education and is a co-founding member of Bantu Hikers; a non-profit organization which offers first generation students in South Africa a wellness, networking and mentorship platform; with the aim of reducing high university drop-outs and consequently increasing youth employability. The Bantu Hikers platform uses hiking as a metaphor for personal leadership and advocates for the occupying of uncharted spaces. Mpho has been profiled South Africa’s 200 Young Leaders, 2016 in the Mail and Guardian publication and is a 2017 Dartmouth College (USA) Fellow of the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Initiative. Mpho has been a speaker at the 2017 Women Leaders, Agents of Change in Africa conference as well as the African Economic Forum hosted at Columbia University. Mpho plans to continue empowering the youth and to create entrepreneurial opportunities where African products and services can thrive globally through her eCommerce platform- SintuOnline.com. 

 

Twitter- @Sekwel
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