About Me

I am a Social Entrepreneur who has a passion for marketing

different brands and sports and someone who has gained a lot of

knowledge about the economics of South African townships. I am

the Founder and CEO of Ike Bam Pty Ltd, a below the line brand

communications company that specialises in township sales and

marketing.

I was on assignment to ASEM as Social Media & Community Manager for the Varsity Cup and Varsity Sports

Brands.

I have held customer service and sales & marketing positions at

Alpha Communications, VW Barons N1 City and Hyundai

Culembourg.

Previously, I was Regional Manager (Western Cape) for Minanawe

Marketing working on brands such as: Herdbuoys, Parmalat, PSI

and Unilever. I have also project-managed Trust Condoms, Monsta

Pops, Danone, Bonnita Long Life Milk (Department of Basic

Education), Mpesa (Vodacom) and Securex Hygiene Soap launch

(Bliss Chemicals).

I am well experienced in brand promotions, brand re-launch,

event management, business development, business facilitation,

business operations, project management, relationship

management, sales & marketing, township activations and startups.

I have a keen interest in education and sports. I have been a

Diversity Tutor/ Sports Coach at Diocesan College (Bishops),

Activities Coach with Sporting Chance, Boarding Master at SACS,

Boarding House Master/Student Teacher and Sports Coach at

Western Province Preparatory School.

I have studied part-time for a Business Management &

Administration course at Varsity College (Sandton). I hold a

Diploma in Sports and Health Management and a Certificate in

Public relations from Varsity College (Rondebosch). I matriculated

from the South African College School (SACS).

I have played for SACS first rugby team and took part in two tours

to Zimbabwe in 1996 and the UK in 1997. I have also coached and

managed various rugby teams at UCT from the u19’s to UCT’s 3rd

team. I was part of the coaching staff at Wanderers Rugby Club (JHB) where I was Assistant Coach of the u19’s and 21’s.

I was also a Player Coach with Rugby Club Etten-Leur, in Netherlands.

Let’s do business.

‘Carpe Diem’

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2 thoughts on “About Me

  1. Ike, your website is coming along great. Looking forward with anticipation to develop our partnership and work with you to achieve common goals. Help you realise your dreams. With Great Respect and Thanks, D.

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