STRATEGIC EVENTS CREATED FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL IMPACT

Team

Simphiwe Masiza
SIMPHIWE MASIZA
CEO
Mr Simphiwe Masiza is an entrepreneur, business leader and the CEO of Empowaworx Group. Masiza holds qualifications from WITS and GIBS, amongst other institutions. He is qualified in project management, strategy, organizational development, organizational management, event management, reputation management, business management, governance and executive leadership. He is the founder and passionate leader of Empowaworx.
Dumi-Le-Roux
DUMISILE LEROUX
ACTING GM & EMPOWAYOUTH LEAD
Dumi is an event manager and a PR nomad with over 8 years' experience in the PR and events industry. Dumi's role at Empowaworx is Acting General Manager and Head of EmpowaYouth.
Zazini-Molo
ZAZINI MOLO
THE SPEAKERS FIRM LEAD
Mbali Mavuso
MBALI MAVUSO
EVENT MANAGER
Mbali is an events coordinator with over 10 years' experience. Mbali's role at EmpowaWorx is events lead for EmpowaWomen, EmpowaMen and EmpowaYouth Industry summits.
Jessey Matlou
Jessey Matlou
EVENTS AND LEADERSHIP LEAD
Jessey Matlou is an events specialist and strategist with over 15 years' experience. Jessey’s role at Empowaworx is Speaker's Management and Project Coordination.
Kirsten Alexander
SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Kirsten is a communications professional and marketing strategist with over 25 years’ experience. Kirsten’s role at Empowaworx is strategic creative copywriting, content creation and event ideation.
Nono-Shabangu
NONO SHABANGU
EVENTS AND PARTNERSHIP LEAD
Nono is an events manager with a marketing background held in various organisations in her 15 years work experience. Nono's role at Empowaworx is Events & Partner Lead for EmpowaYouth Weekends which is a product of EmpowaYouth Transformation Week.
Neo-Mathebe
NEO MATHEBE
TALENT MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR
Neo has 12 years' experience in administration, he also has 12 years' experience in the aviation industry and 5 years' experience in events management. Neo’s role at Empowaworx is talent management coordination, social media content and marketing for The Speakers Firm.
Anita Tirkey
ANITA TIRKEY
EVENTS ADMINISTRATOR
Anita is a seasoned event management expert with a track record of orchestrating successful events. At Empowaworx, Anita serves as an event administrator, specializing in seamless speaker confirmation and event execution.
Oupa-Setale
Oupa Setale
LEAD PUBLICIST
Oupa Setale is a publicist and Lead Activations at Empowaworx. Prior to his current role, Setale had an unconventional career trajectory, starting as a taxi driver before transitioning into the media industry. With over 19 years of experience in radio broadcasting, Setale has developed an extensive understanding of media communications, advertising, branding, events management, and communications. His early career includes notable positions such as Programme Manager at VUT FM and Station Manager at Sedibeng FM, where he gained valuable insights into the operational aspects of radio stations
Lesego Sebola
LESEGO SEBOLA
OPPORTUNITY PAVILLION ADMINISTRATOR
Lesego is an administrator with 4 years’ experience in the administrative field. Lesego’s role at EmpowaWorx is Opportunity Pavilion Administrator.
Mbali Monalisa
MBALI MONALISA MODISE
FRONT DESK/LEAD RECEPTIONIST
Mbali Monalisa Modise is an astute Front Desk / Lead Receptionist, with a passion for delivering excellent administrative support. Mbali’s role at empowaworx is to handle logistics for events, business reports/documentation, customer service.
Carshiefa Sissing
CARSHIEFA SISSING
SOCIAL MEDIA & COMMUNITY MANAGER
At the forefront of EmpowaYouth Activations, Carshiefa Sissing has her finger on the pulse of the youth of our country. A graduate of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy and subsequently, of Wits University. Carshiefa's core role at EmpowaWorx is valued as a Research & Insights, Data capture and Activations Strategist.
SIZWE 'PASTOR MBHOBHO' MAGWAZA
SIZWE ‘PASTOR MBHOBHO’ MAGWAZA
A renowned South African singer, composer, vocal coach, song writer and record producer. He has worked with the likes of Simphiwe Dana, Zulu Boy, Lira, Benjamin Dube and Themba Mkhiza, only to mention a few. Sizwe is an is a profound proformer on the activations team and is extemely passionate about spreading the message of economic empowerment through edutainment.
Lefa-Masiza
LEFA MASIZA
Lefa Masiza 's experience ranges from production to content creation through Parks Media, Sedibeng FM and YFM. Lefa has championed logistics and branding at EmpowaWorx for the past 8 years and continues to bring life to our events through his resilient energy.
Thabiso Mohloki
THABISO MOHLOKI
Thabiso's experience in research stems from his work with various local aid organizations. Through the EmpowaYouth Activations, he passionately drives the Youth to equip themselves with the tools needed to help them lead this country. Thabiso's role is reflected in branding, data capture and activation strategy.