LIONESSES OF AFRICA DIGITAL ACCELERATOR
Dates: Feb - May 2019 | Times: 8.45am to 12.00pm on Mondays
Venue: Workshop 17 Firestation, 16 Baker Street, Rosebank, Johannesburg
Duration: 12 weeks, one morning a week
Status: Applications closed; Accelerator in progress.
PROGRAM DIRECTOR - KAREN WESSELS
"Entrepreneurs are a different breed and the space we move in is dominated by sheer persistence, innovation, ambition and utter passion." ~ Karen Wessels
Karen Wessels is the co-founder and CEO of VA Connect, Africa’s largest virtual assistant platform that provides outsourced administrative support; and is also the co-founder and CEO of SnappSales, a company that generates quality sales leads for its clients.
Prior to establishing her companies, Karen spent over 15 years in different sales, marketing & admin support roles. This experience has equipped her with the invaluable skills required to run her multiple international business ventures successfully. — email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DIGITAL ACCELERATOR COHORT MEMBERS
ACCELERATOR VENUE PARTNER
Workshop 17 Firestation, 16 Baker Street, Rosebank, Johannesburg
The venue partner for the Lionesses of Africa Digital Accelerator is Workshop 17 Firestation situated in the heart of Rosebank in Johannesburg and with easy access to public transport, shops and restaurants. Workshop 17 environments are for working, meeting and innovating – designed for physical and virtual networking. Workshop 17 creates a community that is entrepreneurial, creative and inspiring.