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5 SA Tech Innovators You Should Know About
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5 SA Tech Innovators You Should Know About

Each of these amazing tech innovators turned their seed of an idea into a concrete business that is changing the world one step at a time. Inspired? Follow the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Innovation Challenge today!

Regina Kgatle

The founder of 67games and Educade, believes that a heightened focus on educational games and playful media will encourage children to learn in new and different ways. Educade in particular draws attention to the integration of teaching within new technologies. 

Boitumelo Menyatswe

If you have 'fur-kids' then you've no doubt experienced the anxiety of having to leave them behind when you're on holiday. What do you do? Put them in kennels? Ask a friend to house sit? Or you could just call Minderz – the pet/house/walkies sitter person you never knew you had. Boitumelo Menyatswe is the founder, or as she puts it, 'magician' behind this furry friend startup.

Suzana Moreira

MoWoza is the brainchild of Suzana Moreira, a South African who moved to Mozambique to launch this innovative mobile commerce platform. MoWoza offers access to products without the need for small-store owners to travel long distances carrying large amounts of cash in order to buy stock. MoWoza then sources the goods and delivers them directly to the stores.  

Annette Muller

Annette Muller is the founder of DotNxt, a 'strategic innovation management' firm. The company, which focuses on a range of digital, social and mobile platforms, services high-end corporate clients in managing the execution and strategy of their 'next-generation branding projects'.

Mathebe Molise and Sihle Mchunu

Beauty on Tapp may sound rather superficial, however it's anything but! The app connects customers with service providers in their area and provides visibility to small businesses. It also incorporates a rating system that allows feedback to ensure constant quality control.

Follow the Mercedes-Benz South Africa Innovation Challenge to see who will be South Africa's next big tech innovator.



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