Business Of Food
Celebrity entrepreneur and quintessential opportunist, Miles Kubheka unpacks innovation within the food and beverage sector.Tuck In
Miles has always had the desire to make a meaningful mark on the world and in 2012 he became the first person in the entire world to create a business based on a TV advert. The advert was about a character named “Vuyo” who starts off selling wors rolls from a food cart and then makes it “beeeg”. Miles is deeply concerned about the food industry in the wake of the current crisis and will be talking about the innovative initiatives he's created to solve the sector's problems.
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Below is a preview of what you can expect to learn in this recipe.
1 - How Did The Amazing Story Of Vuyo's Originate?
2 - What Is Your Big Hairy Audacious Goal?
3 - How Do You Define Who Should Be An Entrepreneur?
4 - What Advice Do You Have For Food Entrepreneurs With Global Ambitions?
5 - Is There A Need For Entrepreneur Incubators In The African Context?
6 - If I m A First Generation Entrepreneur How Do I Teach Myself To Be An Entrepreneur?
7 - What Is Your Advice To Entrepreneurs Who Want To Enter The Food Sector?
8 - How Do You Retain Your Passion While Building Your Business?
9 - What Excites You About FoodTech?
10 - What Areas Of The Food Sector Are The Most Interesting?
About This Recipe
South Africa has a rich and illustrious legacy within the food and beverage sector. We have world-class brands such as Steers, Vida, Spur and Nandos. SAB dominated the beer sector in emerging markets for decades, while closer-to-home we're seeing fast-growing enterprises such as Chill Beverages and Bos Ice-Tea. Throughout the countless examples of local innovation, the smiling visage of Miles Kubheka is always close to the action. The founder of Vuyo's Restaurant and Wakanda Food Accelerator is one of the best-known and most-connected luminaries in the industry. In a fascinating entrepreneurial recipe, Miles shares what it takes to make it in this brutal sector.
What You'll Learn
In a fascinating entrepreneurial recipe, Miles shares what it takes to make it in this brutal sector. Miles has always had the desire to make a meaningful mark on the world and in 2012 he became the first person in the entire world to create a business based on a TV advert. Miles is deeply concerned about the food industry and in this recipe, he will be discussing some of the current crises and initiatives he's created to solve the sector's problems.
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