Kendal Makgamathe talks about Digital Lab Africa’s call for projects which aims to provide a springboard to the creators of next-generation content
A screening of Bokang Phelane‘s comedy web-series Angry Amber continued the night’s festivities as it set the stage for the night’s most anticipated event item; an exclusive preview of the anticipated South African horror film, Tokoloshe, provided by Ster-Kinekor.
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