DIGITAL CONTENT HUB | SENIOR COORDINATOR CONTEXT Wits Incubator (Pty) Ltd trading as Tshimologong Precinct is wholly owned by Wits Commercial Enterprise (Pty) Ltd, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of the Witwatersrand. Tshimologong Precinct was established to develop world class entrepreneurial and employable skills for the the African digital economy. We […]
Johannesburg based innovation hub Tshimologong and its Digital Content Hub will be well represented at the Festival, first through the presence of Isabelle Rorke – animation expert at Tshimologong – as speaker of CTIAF industry programme. In addition, three experts of the third edition of Digital Lab Africa (DLA) are featured in the programme as speakers: Lesego Vorster, founder and CEO of The Hidden Hand Studio animation company, Isaac Mogajane, Co-founder and Head of Development for Diprente Films and Stuart Forrest, CEO of Triggerfish Animation, they are all collaborating with the DLA mentorship programme in the Animation category as mentors.
Patrick Palmi is a highly successful visionary African Digital Entrepreneur and Mobile innovator. Patrick holds a double bachelor degree in Engineering and IT from the University of Johannesburg supplemented with a vast experience in selling telecoms solutions, designing and building Mobile Networks in Africa for large operators including MTN, Airtel, Vodacom, Safaricom, etc.
Patrick has built over the past 10 years a highly successful multi-million rand global digital marketing agency called Justpalm.com, which specializes in helping global brands connect, engage and convert consumers to customers using smart mobile technologies.
Justpalm.com mobile innovations have won over 10+ prestigious awards and was recently shortlisted as finalist in the prestigious Loeries awards for mobile creativity.
Justpalm customers include the likes of Unilever, Nestle, SC Johnson, Tiger Brands, Distell, Heineken, GroupM, etc.
Patrick’s story is an inspiring one for many black digital entrepreneurs that aspire to grow their digital businesses to a global stage. From a start-up idea at his apartment 10 years ago to now 5 offices around the world, including SA, Kenya, DRC, Emirates and India, Patrick’s entrepreneurial and business skills has proven that everything is possible if believe in your dreams