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Featured Member

Wendy O'Connor

Title : Psychologist & Owner

Marketing Area : International

Type Of Business : Special Education & Career Planning

Industry : Education: Special Education

Expertise : Home resources training, educational psychologist, parenting skills, teacher training

Years Of Experience In Industry : 10 years

Products And/Or Services :

Children assessments for hearing disabilities, home resources training, skills development

 

Affiliations Awards :

Psychological Society of South Africa, Health Professionals Counsel Ethics Institute of South Africa

 

Featured Member

Evert Oberholzer

Title : Owner

Marketing Area : National

Type Of Business : Foreign exchange, Travel

Industry : Finance

Expertise : Travel forex

Years Of Experience In Industry : 13 years

Products And/Or Services :

I assist people with their foreign exchange requirements. Whether you are travelling overseas for Business or Holiday, my service will save you time, money and frustrations when buying currency. 

Travel Products which I will help you with includes Foreign Cash, Traveler Cheques, Bank Drafts, Telegraphic Transfers, Gift Payments and Cash Passport Cards.

The process to order foreign currency products has been simplified.
All you need to do is visit our website and download the spreadsheet. Once you have the spreadsheet, you need to complete it as per the instructions on the sheet and forward that back to us together with the documentation needed. 

Your currency will be arranged at the best rates and great commission. The deal will be prepared for you and delivered. 

 

Future Career And Business Goals :

Business goals for fx Online is to stay ahead of the rest by constantly learning more, adding more and continue with our great service!

We would like to grow our customer base tremendously every month. This means that we will have to employ more people. We will then have a small contribution to helping with the unemployment situation in South Africa. We will also save companies and individuals money by offering our great rates and great commissions. 

 

 

Featured Member

Dale Oliver

Title : Branch manager

Marketing Area : National

Type Of Business : Business management, operations, logistics

Industry : Management

Expertise : Branch management, negotiations, deals, managing resources, business development

Years Of Experience In Industry : 10 years

Products And/Or Services :

Logistics and forwarding clearing raw materials and chemicals transportation, distribution

 

Featured Member

Nico Olivier

Title : CEO

Marketing Area : National

Type Of Business : Property Funding, Development & Lease Management

Industry : Facilities Management/Maintenance

Expertise : Responsible for overseeing all operations, new projects and engaging client relationships.

Years Of Experience In Industry : 12 years

Products And/Or Services :

Exact Africa aims to provide a client-driven service baesd on the thorough knowledge of an organization's property needs combined with an in-depth understanding of the property marketplace. Exact Africa provides a total property solution package relating to most aspects of property finance and property development to ac client base that incorporates South Africa's leading corporate companies, banks, financial institutions and individuals. Also providing a service that takes professional care of the relationship of the tenant and his contractual obligations to the landlord and vice versa.

 

Affiliations Awards :

Member of the Institute of Valuers of South Africa. Donates to families that can't afford school fees and he and his wife provide lunch boxes for disadvantaged kids

 

Featured Member

James Olls

Title : Technical Director

Marketing Area : International

Type Of Business : Energy, Mining, Oil & Gas Extraction

Industry : Mining/Oil and Gas Extraction

Expertise : Leadership and training skills

Years Of Experience In Industry : 37 years

Products And/Or Services :

Direct and manage project development from beginning to end
• Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders.
• Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.
• Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
• Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis.
• Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.
• Draft and submit budget proposals, and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary.
• Where required, negotiate with other department managers for the acquisition of required personnel from within the company.
• Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and make the appropriate recruitments if necessary during project cycle.
• Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders.
• Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.
• Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.
• Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.
• Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.
• Track project milestones and deliverables.
• Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.
• Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyze results and troubleshoot problem areas.
• Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans.
• Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle.
• Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and contractors and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.
• Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.

 

Affiliations Awards :

Engineering Council of South Africa

WISA (Water Institute of South Africa)

 

Future Career And Business Goals :

To grow and develop Wise Design into an international E,C & I technology business partner.

 

Featured Member

Heather Oosthuizen

Title : Architectural technologist

Marketing Area : Local

Type Of Business : Architectural design & Draughting

Industry : Architecture & Design

Expertise : Architecture

Years Of Experience In Industry : 6 years

Products And/Or Services :

Residential and commercial architectural design & draughting.
Energy Efficiency Calculations

 

Affiliations Awards :

SACAP - South African Council for the Architectural Professional

SAIAT - South African Institute of Architectural Technologists.

BNI - Business Network International

 

Attributes Success To :

Always Reading.

Always Learning.

 

Featured Member

Paul Oosthuizen

Title : CEO

Marketing Area : National

Type Of Business : Retail Business Consultancy

Industry : Consulting Services

Expertise : Analysis, construction of plans to rescue and turn around the distressed businesses

Years Of Experience In Industry : 46 years

Products And/Or Services :

Turn around interventions for businesses around South Africa.

Business brokerage and acquisitions.

Training interventions custom designed to deliver a measurable improvement in Return on Investment.

Business efficiency assessments.

Systems and process design and implementation.

 

Affiliations Awards :

Fernridge Consulting (Pty) Ltd

SA Franchise Warehouse

Retail Plus

 

Future Career And Business Goals :

Develop business entrepeneurs that can run and grow successful businesses thereby creating employment opportunities.

 

Featured Member

Syd Oram

Title : Mr

Marketing Area : International

Type Of Business : Maritime Cargo Surveys

Industry : Nautical/Marine

Expertise : Insurance/Risk Management, Marine and transport industry

Years Of Experience In Industry : 51 years

Products And/Or Services :

  1. Cargo surveying of general and specialist cargo.
  2. Cargo claims investigation and assessment.
  3. Risk assessment of cargo handling and transportation systems.

 

 

Affiliations Awards :

  1. Commercial Member of Maritime Law Association.
  2. Affiliate Member, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, South Africa.
  3. Fellow of the Institute of Risk Managers (South Africa).
  4. Former Chartered Insurance Practitioner of the Chartered Insurance Institute, London.  
  5. Former Director of a London-based Strikes Insurance Mutual and other Companies.
  6. Ambassador SA Junior Chamber of Commerce. (Jaycees)
  7. Past President of the Port Natal Chapter of the SA Junior Chamber of Commerce. (Jaycees)

 

 

Future Career And Business Goals :

As a retired person, my focus is on developing our busines, which is cargo surveying, claims investigation and assessment and cargo transport risk assessment.

We are looking at expansion into Sub-Saharan Africa and the United Kingdom. 

Presently I am also assisting with the development of a Company introducing a specialised container-friendly cargo handling system for bulk and general cargo carriage and storage.

 

 

 

Featured Member

Ian Osmond

Title : Sales Manager

Marketing Area : International

Type Of Business : Business Services: Consulting Services

Industry : Sales

Years Of Experience In Industry : 15 years

Products And/Or Services : * Psychometric Assessments * Sales Consulting & Sales Training * Annual Sales Leadership Conference * Training Seminars

 

Affiliations Awards : Stanford Who's Who Black Book 2012,Who's Who South Africa

 

Attributes Success To : * Constant training * Reading business books * Being persistent * Believing in your product

 

Future Career And Business Goals :

 

Featured Member

Anthony O'Connor

Title : Freelance Consultant

Marketing Area : Regional

Type Of Business : Education

Industry : Finance: Banking/Credit Services

Expertise : Freelance Consultant, Teaching People about lending money

Years Of Experience In Industry : 24 Years

Products And/Or Services :

Teaching People about Lenders and How Money Works

 

Affiliations Awards :

Director of Non Profit 620-Christian Charity Ran on Donations