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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