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Fireside chat with Johanna Mukoki (Founder - Travel with Flair)

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Fireside chat with Johanna Mukoki (Travel with Flair)

Join us for a Fireside chat with Johanna Mukoki, co-founder of Travel with Flair, a company she started 20 years ago with her two partners. She started with only 3 employees and one office in Pretoria. Currently her company employs over 700 staff country wide and they have offices in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town.

Johanna Mukoki is an accountant and B.Comm graduate from Rhodes University.

She is the first person from the African continent to sit on the Global Tourism Board (ACTE) – Association of Corporate Travel Executives where she represented the Middle East and Africa. ACTE has members in over 86 countries and the membership includes senior executives involved in the purchase and supply of travel with 200 billion Euros business travel spent from Fortune 500 companies.

Johanna has been blessed with many business accolades from “Most Influential Woman in Business and Government in Tourism” and also the Ernst & Young Emerging World Entrepreneur of the Year.

Recently she has been awarded a certificate for Africa’s Most Influential Women in Business – July 2014. She has also been awarded an Exceptional Commitment Award from the ASATA Diners Club Awards.

In March 2017 Travel with Flair was awarded “Most Empowered Business of the Year 2017”.

She has been elected to sit on the ASATA Board as Vice-President – 2014/2015 and 2015/2016.

She is also a board member of the Salvation Army and assists them with fundraising for their children shelters.




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5:30 pm Networking and Food

6:30 pm Fireside Chat and Q&A

7:30 pm Networking + drinks

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Johanna MukokiJohanna Mukoki - Travel with Flair (Co-founder)

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Beth Malatji, Director

Beth Malatji is the 2x Author of The Bootstrapper's Lifesaving Hacks and Cultivating Wealthy Entrepreneurs - practically. Her entrepreneurial journey started when she founded Wealth Ladder Magazine, which was later sold to another media house. This is an interactive publication focusing on entrepreneurship, startup success stories, finance literacy, wealth accumulation, and leisure. She is the trusted voice around all issues Entrepreneurship every Wednesdays on Capricorn FM Talk. She is also an ambassador of visit.org, a New York-based travel platform for authentic travel experiences that benefit local communities which offer activities and tours, with the mission to develop responsible tourism practices around the globe organised by non-profit organizations.


Twitter: @bethmalatji

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