Tag: Anitha Soni
The 2011 Brand Africa Forum, sponsored by Brand South Africa and Brand Leadership Academy, saw an impressive range of pan-African, diasporan and global thought leaders, influencers and decision-makers coming together to debate how Africa can drive its growth, reputation and competitiveness.
Brand South Africa chairperson Anitha Soni, speaking at the Brand Africa Forum in Johannesburg on Thursday, challenged African nations to co-operate in developing strong country brands to improve the continent's global competitiveness.
Anitha Soni started her career after graduating in Hotel Management in 1978 (31years ago). She was chosen to participate in the US–SA Executive Leadership Development Program (USSALEP) in Boston, USA. After serving in the Tourism corporate sector and education she founded ASA Tourism Services Group in 1989.
Brand South Africa board member Anitha Soni shares what she hopes to be the outcome of the Global Diaspora Summit 2012 taking place in Sandton City, Johannesburg. She also relays what Africa Day 25th May means to her.
Many influential figures in South African government, business and civil society serve on the Board of Brand South Africa.