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Heavy Chef Event: Building For E-Commerce


  • Shannon McLaughlin, Ubuntu Baba
  • Matt Cohen, WooCommerce
  • Fred Roed, Heavy Chef (MC)

This event was hosted on April 20, 2023. 6pm-7:30pm. Workshop17 Kloof Street, CPT.

Watch the event video below: 

E-commerce provides entrepreneurs with the opportunity to reach customers anywhere in the world. Any business with a product should be selling their wares online. In April 2023, Heavy Chef will teach you how. We're hosting two luminaries in African e-commerce - Matt Cohen from WooCommerce and Shannon McLaughlin, founder of Ubuntu Baba - on the Heavy Chef stage on Thursday 20th April. We will be covering which platforms to use, designing your website, marketing and secret hacks to get your business flying. 

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