[Press Release] - Slatecube to Officially Launch Operations In South Africa

Chris Kwekowe
Jun 6, 2019 · 2 min read
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JOHANNESBURG, June 6, 2019 — Today, Slatecube, a cloud-based recruiting service powering the up-skilling and integration of the continent’s brightest junior talents, announced it’s planned launch into South Africa.

Slatecube takes South Africa

Their AI-powered recruiting and talent upskilling platforms namely Workforce, and Accelerate respectively, were crafted in Cape Town last year, and will now be fully available to businesses and organizations in South Africa from the 20th of June.

See company overview video below.

Of the company’s proposed launch into South Africa, Slatecube CEO Chris Kwekowe said, “With a talent placement rate of 90%, thousands of top junior talents, over 100 industry-relevant skill programs cutting across multiple industries, as well as intelligent modules to evaluate personality traits and talent/culture fit, we are enabling the continent’s most profound businesses in upskilling and hiring Africa’s best junior talents seamlessly, onto their team — and we are excited to get into a market as significant as South Africa.”

To commemorate their expansion to SA, the company announced that on Thursday, 20th June 2019, they will have a launch event powered by Webber Wentzel, to host policy-makers, HR managers, recruiters, and top business executives, to an evening of networking, and to officially unveil their platforms to them. The launch event will be hosted at Webber Wentzel’s Johannesburg offices at 90, Rivonia Street, Sandton, Johannesburg. In attendance will include Warren Hero, CIO at Webber Wentzel; Rachel Masuku, HR Director at Webber Wentzel; Ndumiso Khoza, Head of Digital Venturing at Deloitte Africa; Anita Kover, Social Finance Program Manager at UBS, as well as other senior executives from some of SA’s foremost businesses.

For more information about the launch and to RSVP, visit https://www.slatecube.com/events/southafrica/. You can find Slatecube on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Explore their junior openings on Slatecube.

About Slatecube

Slatecube is Africa’s smartest cloud-based recruiting service powering the up-skilling and integration of the continent’s brightest junior talents.

The company support’s businesses in integrating top entry-level talents into the workforce and consequently aims to increase youth employment throughout the continent. Its current solutions work interdependently to include:

Slatecube Workforce™, a cloud-based recruiting service that helps businesses build active entry-level talent pipelines. Its adaptive algorithms drive a suite of smart tools that help organizations more effectively articulate their recruiting needs and find the right junior talents fast.

Slatecube Accelerate™, a learning platform that uses AI-driven technology to help job seekers identify, acquire, and assess in-demand skills, and cogently present their complete talent profiles to potential employers.

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