Related Speakers

Sibusiso Ngwenya

Abiot Ledwaba

Tshepo The
Jeanmaker


Tokologo Phetla

Speaker | Entreprenuer | Writer


Tokologo's vision is to contribute to the creation of an economically and politically independent African continent. He aims to do this through entrepreneurship, industrial development, food security and the building of what he terms "a New African Consciousness." He is the co-founder and MD of Black industrialists (Pty) Ltd, a company that distributes dry groceries and fresh produce to informal markets in a bid to transition them into the mainstream economy. He was dubbed “The Commodore” by his business associates who see him as the emerging ‘ranking officer’ in African business.

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

Co-Founder, Director: Feranetix (Pty) Ltd
Feranetix (Pty) Ltd was a distribution company of a fuel-additive product (Xtreme Fuel Treatment). We distributed it to taxi ranks across Gauteng, Free State and the Western Cape, while in Grade 11. (2011-12).

Director | Head of Operations & Strategy: Student Investor (NPO)
Student Investor is an organization which inspires young people in South Africa to learn more about finance and investing, www.studentinvestor.co.za (2013 – 16).

Founder, Millenium Magazine
Youth publication distributed to universities & colleges around South Africa, https://issuu.com/commodoremedia (2015 - 17).

Co-founder and Managing Director: Black Industrialists (Pty) Ltd
An aspiring leading distributor of Private label, Secondary Brands & General Merchandise Products to the widest footprint of bottom end customers in SA, www.blackindustrialists.com (2014 – present).

Co-founder: Mister Media (Pty) Ltd
roprietary reseller of a digital media technology called Christopher, www.christopher.za.com (2016 – present).

Bookings