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With over 25 years of experience in Franchise Management, Business Consulting, Skills Development, Agribusiness, Operations, Marketing, Procurement, Real Estate, HR, and Accounting, I'm dedicated to helping SMEs and entrepreneurs reach their full potential and build sustainable businesses. Additionally, I can assist entrepreneurs with advice on franchising opportunities. Let's work together for your business success.
I'm Rick Kingma, a seasoned hospitality and restaurant industry professional with over 35 years of experience. Leveraging the 80/20 principle, I provide tailored mentorship to entrepreneurs in the hospitality sector, focusing on key factors for business success. Let's collaborate to elevate your ventures and achieve sustainable growth.
Embark on a game-changing journey with a serial entrepreneur. I'm a curious, creative, and tech-savvy force with a passion for turning cool ideas into reality. Let's ditch the old-school Business Plan approach and dive into a world of Lean Methodologies, strategic thinking, and entrepreneurial flair. I'm all about helping you crush challenges, tweak your business game, and maximise your growth potential. Your future self will thank you!
I am deeply committed to mentoring aspiring entrepreneurs towards achieving their goals. With over 14 years of formal business and work experience, I successfully launched my first profitable venture while studying at the University of Pretoria. My expertise lies in business management and entrepreneurship. Currently, I run Ostibel Africa, a natural skincare brand. I am passionate about developing SMMEs, entrepreneurship, business development, leadership, and women's empowerment.
I am an accomplished and dynamic SMME Consultant, Program/Project Manager and Senior Geologist with more than 12 years of professional working experience. Well known for my ability to meet, achieve and exceed company and project objectives.
I am a venture capitalist, transaction advisor and investment executive with success in leading investment and business growth initiatives in small to medium sized organizations, right through to exits. I evaluate and validate personal growth , business and investment opportunities and guide through their effective and successful execution. I provide guidance on all aspects of personal and business growth; starting up, marketing, sales, operations, team building and financial management.
I have a Finance, Strategy, Compliance & Risk and Sales background in the Automotive and Financial Services sector. . However, I always had a desire to leverage my knowledge, experience and skills to help SMEs specifically! Serving this sector particularly, is important to me, given the inequality gap that exists, in South Africa and the high failure rate of SMEs in general! My consultancy focuses on accounting, tax compliance and payroll services, digital marketing and business advisory.
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