By Daniel Mpala
A nationwide digital procurement and funding tour aimed at helping entrepreneurs to source opportunities and finance, is set to kick off on 8 June at The Innovation Hub in Pretoria.
The tour is an initiative of Pretoria-based entrepreneur platform Thriving.Network, in partnership with events and marketing agency InTouch Africa and the Southern Africa Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (Savca).
The tour, which will run into 2020, will be hosted by GEM Media Group founder Lebo Gunguluza (pictured above) and Thriving.Network founder and co-CEO Lerato Dontache.
Gunguluza said in a statement on Tuesday (14 May) that the tour seeks to provide small businesses with opportunities to access the digital economy, funding and helps small firms to take advantage of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
The digital procurement and funding tour will be hosted by Lebo Gunguluza and Lerato Dontache
The tour will feature seminars and workshops which will be held once a month on Saturdays in different cities and provinces around South Africa.
The events will bring together leaders in the field of entrepreneurship, including experts in e-commerce, e-funding and e-procurement, among others.
Attendees of these events will also get the opportunity to pitch their business ideas, procurement, as well as funding.
Source:: Venture Burn