POSITIVE WOMEN WORKING TOGETHER FOR SUCCESS

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Welcome!

Are you a woman in business in KZN? Looking for networking opportunities, business support, and interaction with other business women? KZN Women in Business is the organisation for you!

Founded in 1995, KZNWIB is a non-profit organisation that offers emotional and business support to women seeking personal and business growth. From the first-time entrepreneur to the professional executive, KZNWIB provides a platform for growth through our monthly networking meetings and regular charity events.

Our monthly meetings are held in Durban on the first Thursday of every month. You are welcome to attend a maximum of two meetings as a guest (non-member), thereafter you are required to become a member. This meeting offers KZNWIB members:

  • Regular networking opportunities
  • Promotional gifts / offers
  • Space to display your products and services
  • Fundraising activities to support our chosen charity
  • Presentations and workshops by guest speakers and industry partners

GROW YOUR BUSINESS, GROW YOURSELF!

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OUR COMMITTEE

The KZNWIB 2022-2023 Committee

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Front Row (Left to Right): Karen Stark, Sue St.Leger, Nicci Hosking, Bianca Johnson and Leilah Colley

Back Row (Left to Right): Kate Oliver, Camilla Leurs, Jolene Schefermann, Amanda Anderson, Tilanie Grote, Nomusa Mazibuko, and Tanya Fleischer

FEATURED PROFILE OF THE MONTH

Business Profile: Joanne Van Vuuren

What is the Name of your business and what is your role? Luxury Spas and Saunas – Director. Describe your business in two sentences. Sales of New Superior Spas. Repairs of all brands of Spas (Jacuzzis) How long have you been in business? 16 years How did you get into this business? Husband was a technician.  What’s the biggest…

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Business Profile: Joanne Van Vuuren

What is the Name of your business and what is your role? Luxury Spas and Saunas – Director. Describe your business in two sentences. Sales of New Superior Spas. Repairs of all brands of Spas (Jacuzzis) How long have you been in business? 16 years How did you get into this business? Husband was a technician.  What’s the biggest…

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Business Profile: Jude Robert

What is the name of your business and what is your role? Blue Ticket Companions. I am the Companion Coordinator who liaises between the client, family, and Travel Consultant. Describe your business in two sentences. We provide a Medical Companion to anyone who requires assistance to travel – local or international.  Examples are unaccompanied minors,…

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Business Profile: Robyn Keulder

What is the name of your business and what is your role? My business is Cherish Designs and I offer freelance graphic and web design services. Describe your business in two sentences. I am passionate about creating beautiful websites and designs that get results for my clients. I aim to offer affordable services to entrepreneurs and…

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Business Profile: Kate Oliver

What is the name of your business and what is your role? The Hilton Bush Lodge, I am the General Manager. Describe your business in two sentences.  Luxuriously comfortable accommodation, fantastic functions and creative conferences . How long have you been in business? I have been working in hospitality for close on 30 years working…

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BUSINESS PROFILE: LEILAH COLLEY

What is the name of your business and what is your role? Miss Lily Wellness Centre. I am a skin care and body therapist at the beauty salon as well as a kettlebell instructor at the fitness centre. 2. Describe your business in two sentences. At Miss Lily, we want people to feel comfortable being themselves as…

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Words of thanks to Senta

Senta :  I looked up the meaning of your name and could not have agreed more with what I found. CONQUEROR Senta, when you started your leadership of KZN WIB two years ago, life seemed so normal. You stepped up and took the helm not knowing just how turbulent the time ahead would be. When…

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BUSINESS PROFILE: DARLENE SMITH

What is the name of your business and what is your role?  Sherwood Smith Consulting and I am the Managing Director. Describe your business in two sentences. A strategic marketing consultancy who’s expertise lie in successfully conceptualizing, developing, and implementing innovative marketing proposals, strategies and projects to drive market impact and expansion for a variety…

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Our birthday celebration poem

KZN Women in Business means so much to me If you’re a local working lady it’s definitely the place to be Whether you’re just starting out or have been at it for a few years It’s your go-to tribe to take your business up a few gears You will be loved, supported and guided with…

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BUSINESS PROFILE: SHIRLEY WILLIAMS

What is the name of your business and what is your role? I am the owner of Shirley Williams Communications. Describe your business in two sentences. My company specialises in communication, marketing and publicity offering our service mainly in the B2B field.   We help medium to large businesses communicate their brand messages using pertinent communication…

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BUSINESS PROFILE: LAIELA DORASAMY

What is the name of your business and what is your role? Ahavah Corporate Gifts – I am the Owner Describe your business in two sentences. Ahavah Consulting is a Level 1 BEE, supplier of Corporate Gifts and Promotional Giveaways, including calendars, diaries and other printed stationery, branded clothing and bespoke gifts. We specialise in…

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