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Entrepreneur Store

Heavy Chef has partnered with best-of-breed entrepreneur organisations that are committed to serving the entrepreneur sector. Check out what's currently on offer. 

What's In Store? 

  • The world's most beautiful accounting software.
  • The accounting software of choice for Heavy Chef members. 
  • Heavy Chef and Xero have co-created a series of best-selling entrepreneur guidebooks free for Heavy Chef members. 
  • Heavy Chef members get 50% off their Xero subscription for 3 months.
  • Offer valid from 01 September 2022 - 30 November 2022.
  • Use the promo code HEAVYCHEF at checkout when registering with your email address.

Get started with Xero now.

  • Workshop17 has been named 'Best Coworking Space In The World' at the Global Startup Awards.
  • Workshop17 is offering individuals in the Heavy Chef community an exclusive startup package of 8 monthly credits.
  • 8 credits is the equivalent of 8 half-days, available exclusively to Heavy Chef members for only R600 pm in addition to your Heavy Chef membership fee. 

Get started with Workshop17 now. 

  • Payfast is an original African tech success story.
  • Payfast is easy, quick and accessible.
  • Payfast provides you with a safe mechanism to transact online.
  • Heavy Chef and Payfast have designed a series of 'how to get started with e-commerce' recipes exclusive to Heavy Chef members. 
  • Payfast and Heavy Chef curate monthly events exclusive to the South African entrepreneur sector. 

Get started with Payfast now.

Get Your Event Codes Here:

Heavy Chef offers all members access to our events. Use the following member codes when booking your in-person tickets: 

  • 2022 Nov 15 - Brand Building: HC2022-NOV15
  • 2022 Dec 1 - SA's Top 5: HC2022-DEC01    
  • 2023 Jan 31 - The Futurists: HC2023-JAN31

Each member gets two event tickets included in their membership every month. 

Heavy Chef in-person events include complimentary Backsberg wine, Sir Fruit drinks, Goodleaf CBD water and Creed Living vouchers and products. 

Heavy Chef Event: South Africa's Top 5 Most Exciting Startups Awards

Heavy Chef Event: Brand Building

Heavy Chef Event: The Futurists 2023

Entrepreneur Resources

  • xneelo is South Africa's largest website hosting provider. 
  • xneelo is a long-term champion of SA entrepreneurs. 
  • xneelo and Heavy Chef are co-creating a guidebook on how to build an e-commerce site. 
  • xneelo has a host (geddit?) of SME-friendly website options. 

Get started with xneelo now. 

  • Capitalise is the leading aggregator of SME finance solutions in the UK and South Africa. 
  • Capitalise provides entrepreneurs with the best view of which alternative lending service provider to choose.
  • Capitalise has been serving the UK entrepreneur sector for over five years and is now committed to making capital more accessible in South Africa. 

Get started with Capitalise now.


  • Whipping The Cat is a multi-winning legal firm based in South Africa. 
  • WTC has won awards for its innovative 'new law' approach to legal processes.
  • WTC has offered Heavy Chef members a unique set of legal guidelines for setting up and scaling their companies.  

Get started with Whipping The Cat now.

  • Creed Living is one of the largest suppliers of quality collagen in South Africa.
  • Creed is the home of the internationally renowned Sally-ann Creed brand. 
  • Creed Living stocks a wide range of health products and pantry suppliers. 
  • Creed Living offers all Heavy Chef members 20% off its products using a unique promotional code.  

Get started with Creed Living now.

Lifestyle Partners

  • Backsberg is one of the oldest wineries in South Africa, with 100 years of family heritage behind it. 
  • Backsberg has been providing South African entrepreneurs with world-class wines for over 4 years at Heavy Chef events. 
  • Heavy Chef and Backsberg are in the process of creating a range of entrepreneur-friendly wines. 

Learn more about Backsberg wine.

  • goodleaf is a startup based in South Africa, supplying health-conscious people with CBD products. 
  • goodleaf is one of the fastest-growing CBD brands in South Africa. 
  • goodleaf provides Heavy Chef events with a steady supply of tasty, healthy CBD beverages. 

Learn more about goodleaf products.

  • Sir Fruit is an old-school family-owned entrepreneur story. 
  • Sir Fruit has been passionate about providing healthy beverages to Heavy Chef's fast-growing community of entrepreneurs. 
  • Each event features a great range of Sir Fruit drinks for attendees. 

Learn more about Sir Fruit products. 


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