Ms Zama Phakathi is an astute businesswoman who has boldly navigated the business world to reach greater heights of success. She holds ownership and leadership positions in various entities which include the following:

  • CEO of Splendid Marketing and Communications
  • MD of Splendid IT (Pty) LTD
  • MD of Impeccable Skills Development & Training
  • Founder & MD of the Zama Phakathi Foundation

   

 

Board / Council Memberships:

As a leader in business, Ms Phakathi lends her expertise and knowledge as a Council / Board Member to various institutions:

  • Media, Information, Communications and Technology SETA
  • Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI)
  • South African Library for the Blind (SALB)

Recognition and Awards

Ms Zama Phakathi is a nationally recognised businesswoman, who has been conferred numerous awards for her business acumen and leadership:

  • 2018 – TopCo National Business Awards: Top Young Executive of the Year
  • 2014 – Standard Bank Women Achiever Awards: Fast-Growth Women-Owned SMME Award
  • 2012 – Durban Chamber of Commerce: Alec Rogoff BBBEE Award

She is well networked nationally and has delivered talks at numerous events and conferences throughout the country and internationally as well as facilitated multiple business strategy workshops and seminars. Zama is a dynamic businesswoman with an incredible zest for life. She believes in being a diligent entrepreneur, and that if you believe big, you can achieve big!