Patience Z.

South Africa


A highly experienced professional with over 10 years work experience who has been heavily involved in Business Development and Marketing Communications in various sectors of industry including NGO, Banking & Finance, FMCG, Freight & Logistics & Tourism & Hospitality. Experienced in the development of structures for monitoring and evaluating the effectives of the marketing plans; Training of stakeholders on the importance of marketing; Facilitate marketing support to processing centres – brand and packaging for CBOs / SMEs and making recommendations on key intervention areas so that marketing can be more competitive, profitable and productive. Experienced in work that provides clients with the necessary business insights to scale their business, specifically in relation to improving the smallholder business models, and in turn the lives and livelihoods of the farmers they work with. Believes in a participatory approach in Business Development Consultancy and experienced in employee soft skills development and training in Sales, Marketing and CRM areas in a bid to build strong Brands through personnel that deliver seamless service to customers. Exposure in the area includes skills development in the Tourism and Hospitality Sector as well as a Local Capacity Building in the Business Development Arena for Dairy Farming USADF funded projects in Zimbabwe.


  • development
  • market research
  • private sector development
  • events / training
  • research & development
  • united states
  • zimbabwe
  • south africa
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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