Jessica is a Social Media Manager at BountiXP. The KZN born creative speaks about boundaries and why these are important in setting up a work-life balance. Definitely important as we learn to normalise working from home. Let’s learn more about her on this segment of Women In Marketing 🇿🇦

LET’S GET PERSONAL

I grew up in a small town in Kwa-Zulu Natal called Estcourt. Some of my fondest memories are riding my bicycle to school and back with the beautiful Drakensberg mountains in view. …


A UAE based Rooibos stan and ambitious marketer, Ayeshah is definitely here to slay! The Grand Hyatt Dubai Marketing Communications Manager talks about the adversities brought by the COVID-19 pandemic on the hospitality sector and provides a how-to guide for online learning for those looking to be ahead of the curve. Let’s dive into this segment of Women In Marketing

“There may be more women CMOs in the Top 50 list, but does that statistic apply to the Top 100 list? Not only is that still dominated by men, the pay gap still exists.”

Ayeshah Ahmad

THE JOURNEY TAKEN

Firstly thank you for asking me to participate in this interview! My full name…


Yoko is Infinity Brands’ CMO. We explore a myriad of themes such as being a mother in the modern workplace as well as why it’s important for marketing and sales teams to have a symbiotic relationship. Welcome to our latest segment of Women In Marketing

“Earning acceptance in the workplace by male colleagues is a challenge and women absolutely need to prove their intelligence and competency in a way that men do not”

Yoko Bewick

COULD YOU TELL US A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOURSELF AND YOUR CAREER IN MARKETING? HOW’D YOU END UP AT INFINITY BRANDS?

My journey to marketing was born from a love of communications.

Having joined a large corporate in an administrative role…


“Stop paying lip service and just do it. For companies promoting diversity, there have been big rewards in growing their equity and market share.”

Mondé Süssmann

An aspiring Ironwoman, Mother and also, the Head of Corporate Communications for ARMSCOR. Mondé shoots down the notion that women cannot be multifaceted. We salute you! Let’s learn more about her in this segment of Women In Marketing

THE JOURNEY TAKEN

I started my marketing career at Unilever, first as a sales rep, then SAB in brand management launching various cider brands. Worked on Simba…


Jacqui is the Global Director of Digital Marketing at Clickatell. Coming from a strong matriarchal family, she shares her journey with us on this edition of Women In Marketing

“Success isn’t about how much money you make, it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives”.

Michelle Obama

THE JOURNEY TAKEN

I’m fortunate enough to come from a family of strong women, with my mom, sisters, and I being particularly close. Mom taught me from an early age to embrace my independence…


Maria is an upbeat and highly talented social media manager from Singapore based restaurant, Merci Marcel. We learn more about her in the latest segment of Women In Marketing

“The living space is now a working space too so discipline is crucial to living a well-balanced life. I’m a firm believer in that”

Maria Marinay

COULD YOU TELL US A LITTLE BIT ABOUT YOURSELF AND YOUR CAREER IN MARKETING? HOW’D YOU END UP AT MERCI MARCEL?

During my university year, whilst I was still running my own business, I found out that digital marketing and sales were two of the…


Danica is Travelcheck’s Marketing Manager. We enter her space for this segment of Women In Marketing.

“I firmly believe that influencer marketing will have an even bigger role in marketing as we learn to live with the COVID-19 pandemic”

Danica Helfrich


“My message is to stop seeing gender. It’s easier sometimes to network with women, but don’t look at gender when you approach people”

Yael Tamar

Yael is a CMO and Partner at SolidBlock. She lets us into her world for this segment of Women In Marketing.

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