Having worked in advertising, marketing and PR before getting into radio and television, Pearl Shongwe offers a unique glimpse into what happens on both ends of the influencer spectrum. She spoke to the Heavy Chef community at The Influencers 'Inspire' session about some of the things she’s observed and experienced as a media rising star and a woman of influence.
Mo Flava is a man of true influence. One of the hardest working celebrities in South Africa, Mo speaks to an audience of millions of people every day. His Morning Drive show on Metro is one of the biggest in the southern hemisphere, and his own social channels are growing like gangbusters. In this Heavy Chef talk, Mo Flava explains what it means to be an influencer and tells the behind-the-scenes story of how he came to be so popular. Spoiler alert: it wasn't easy.