To make marketing the force behind business in Kenya and beyond.
She is the Founder and Executive Director of award-winning Terracotta Moon Agency since 2010 under the stable of Décolletage Limited other business brands - Studio Saizi, Shoppe n’ Drop, The Mastery Talks.
●Vice President of COMFWB Kenya under FOWEK since 2022.
●Co-Founder of NASABA Communications Group since 2018.
●Co-Founder and past Secretary of the Board of Women in Real Estate (WIRE), since 2016.
●Genos Certified EI Practitioner Coach since 2023.
●Started my career at the United Nations (UNEP, UN-Habitat, UNICEF) and has worked in creative and marketing communications agencies and telecommunications 1994 - 2000 and 2003
●Quoted in Time Magazine, Dec 2004 Edition.
●Master Networking Expert through BNI as a chapter member as Director Consultant from 2013-2016.
●Knows a little about a lot, knows how to create and nurture brands to profitably.
●Has got jokes; very good with accents and theatrics. A fine and graphic artist. A good writer, singer, speaker, and dancer, she owns a huge collection of music from vinyl, cassettes, CDs and now virtual apps, she loves creating good living and working spaces and is a foodie.
Gitonga is a chartered marketer with over 16 years’ experience, he holds a BSc (Biochemistry)degree, an MBA, a Ph.D. in consumer behaviour and is a Fellow of the chartered institute of Marketing...
Gitonga holds a consistent track record in generating leads and new business for large, mid-size and start-up companies in enterprise software, Real estate, FMCG, Finance and investment, Non-profit and wireless telecom industries.
Specialties: Lead Generation, Sales, Marketing Automation, Sales Operations, Product Marketing, Product Management, Strategic Planning, Brand Design, Social media, Digital Marketing, Strategic brand management Channel Marketing, Market Research, Demand marketing Global Alliances and Business Development
Socially, Gitonga is currently the Director in Charge of Governance and Ethics, Rotary Club and also an advisor to the CEO at the Kenya National Innovation Agency and a Judge at the Hult Prize foundation.,
Educating and inspiring people to create, publish and flourish by designing life and business for happiness and fulfilment
Dr. Mugo, a distinguished scholar and leader, has extensive experience in organizational management and strategic planning, as evidenced by her executive positions in various sectors.
Dr. Mugo's exceptional talent for leading and mentoring teams with integrity to achieve desired outcomes has earned her awards such as Employee of the Year and Teaching Staff Award at Multimedia University of Kenya, where she is a Senior Lecturer. Her academic achievements at the University of Nairobi earned her the title of Best Final Year Business Administration Student. Her leadership experiences along with her academic pursuits of a PhD in Business Administration with a focus on Strategic Management, make her an invaluable asset to any organization striving for excellence.
Dr. Gateru is strategy and a marketing consultant with over 25 years of experience in managing and leading sales & marketing commercial divisions in the fast moving consumer goods industry, with vast knowledge.
Matilda is a seasoned, high performing Commercial Leader with vast knowledge and experience in Strategic Marketing, digital transformation and global payments in local and regional markets serving in both B2B and B2C capacities.
She has had a robust career in both Telecommunications and Payments industries spanning across various commercial roles in Business development and Partnerships, Driving customer Acquisition, Usage and Retention, Enterprise Marketing, Mobile money, Payment transaction services, Customer segmentation, Brand management (Media, advertising, research and digital)
Matilda has extensive experience being at the center of interweaving consumer insights and data to develop and execute Strategic, Innovative, relevant and impactful consumer products in the Sub Saharan region.
Matilda is M-CIM certified, Holds a Global Executive MBA from USIU & Sol Bridge university in South Korea. Serving on various boards and giving back through Universities mentorship programs.
Mary has extensive Marketing experience in FMCG, Manufacturing, Energy and Cosmetics Strategy development and implementation.
James O. Onditi is the Manager Administration and Finance at Kenyatta University Women Economic Empowerment Hub.
Evelyn Olunja, CEO Kenya USA Diaspora SACCO, is a seasoned marketing professional with 17 years of expertise in both the Publishing and SACCO industries.
Before making her mark in the SACCO sector, Evelyn demonstrated exceptional skills in sales and marketing at the Jomo Kenyatta Foundation, where she specifically oversaw the Nyanza region.
Evelyn's commitment to the marketing profession is underscored by her previous service on the MSK board, where she played pivotal roles in the Membership and Learning & Development Committees. Beyond her professional achievements, Evelyn is a fervent advocate for social impact, actively engaging in volunteer roles and initiatives aimed at fostering positive change.
Benson is Marketing and Communications professional with over 25 years’ experience in Marketing& Sales, Communications and Customer service spanning the Media Industry, FMCG and Financial sector.
He is well-seasoned in marketing and is zealous in adding value to the youth through mentoring and empowerment programs in personal branding with aim of developing themselves to emerge as strong brands to face the dynamic work and business environment.
He is a member of the Marketing Society of Kenya and is the Marketing and Communications Manager at Postbank Kenya.
Florence Ochola is a strategic business consultant majoring in leadership and marketing advisory. She is the founder of EMC Market Consult and has over 13 years of experience in the marketing space.
Tom is an accomplished and dynamic marketing professional with over 15 years of experience in diverse senior marketing roles across industries, ranging from FMCG to services industry.
Tom is involved with charity work notable at The Nairobi Hospital where he raised millions of kenya shillings for children from needy backgrounds who required open heart surgery. He worked closely with a team of highly skilled clinicians who gave their time and skill for this noble cause.
Tom has authored articles for "Marketing Africa," showcasing his thought leadership and insights in the healthcare arena. A registered tutor with the Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK). His aim is to mentor and educate the next generation of marketing professionals.
Beyond my professional endeavors, I am an avid golfer, an ardent supporter of Arsenal Football Club, and a passionate fan of Formula 1 racing. These interests reflect my dedication to excellence, both in my personal life and in the professional world.
Tom is an alumni of the University of Kent, Canterbury Business School and the University of Nairobi.
Amos has been in sales and marketing for over 16 years in the financial sector. He has held various positions in different companies the industry and been involved in developing marketing strategies.
Amos is also a trainer on leadership, communication, customer service, and office etiquette. He is outgoing and likes to meet new people and ideas.
Amos holds an MBA in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi. He currently works as a Branch Manager at Credit Bank PLC, Kenya.
Dr. Lydia is the Head of Marketing Implementation strategy at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology where she is also a Lecturer teaching Marketing and Management courses
George inspires and educates business owners and managers on how to leverage current marketing trends. He has a distinct background in the consumer goods, hospitality, microfinance...
Esther has over 16 years' experience designing and executing experiential brand campaigns for clients within FMCG and Telco industry at Exp Agency the largest and leading experiential marketing agency
I am passionate about personal growth, enabling teams to contribute fully to achieve business objectives and gardening.
Esther is currently the Brand Experience Director at Exp Kenya and is a member of the Marketing Society of Kenya.
Warau is a Chartered Marketer with over 14 years Marketing experience and has a proven success record of delivering brand growth. She is currently the Marketing Director for Beiersdorf
She is currently the Marketing Director for Beiersdorf in Central, East and West Africa (CEWA).
She has had a robust career in FMCG working on brands like Omo, Sunlight, Lifebuoy, Blue band, Royco, Knorr, and now NIVEA, in Marketing, Sales and Customer Marketing.
Nelly is a self-motivated and success-driven business development specialist with over 10 years’ experience in providing business growth solution. She is also vast in business admin and management.
She is in her third year pursuing MBA (Strategic Management option) at St. Paul’s University and Holds a Bachelor Degrees in Business Administration and Management (Marketing Option) from the same University.
Victor is a Marketing and Brand Management Professional with proven experience in planning and coordinating marketing policies and programs, such as determining the demand...
Victor is currently the Marketing Manager at Regent Management Ltd.
With over a decade of practical and pertinent experience, Ms Mwangi has acquired valuable skills to formulate and evaluate marketing and business development strategies that align...
Throughout her extensive professional experience, Levinah has developed a fervent passion for identifying innovative approaches and solutions to complex business challenges. This drive has inspired her to remain abreast of industry advancements and the latest trends. Levinah is an active member of the Marketing Society of Kenya and was a panellist in the 2022 MSK Galla Award judge in six categories, https://msk.co.ke/2022-judges/ and currently pursuing an MBA (Global Business Management) program at USIU- Africa.
Additionally, to her undergraduate degree in International Business Administration (Marketing Concentration) at USIU- Africa, Ms Mwangi has undergone an Advanced Entrepreneurship Program at Strathmore University and a Leadership and Business Development Program from Insight Leadership Coaching.
Jimmy is the marketing and Innovations manager at Appkings Solutions LTD, an ICT company based in Nairobi that deals in Microsoft Dynamics ERPs.
Wangari is currently commercial Head of beauty, Personal and Homecare at Jumia Kenya and is an alumna of the Economics school at the University of Nairobi.
She has a passion for shopper marketing and has worked in the region of East Africa, West Africa and Brazil setting up future centric, world class -value driving working models on promotion ROI tracking, route to market, category management and retail-customer collaboration.
Wangari is currently putting digital learning into action and testing out best practice models for the African market in the HPC category.
She is big on giving back to the society through the Rotary organization where she has serves as the New Generations Director at Rotary Club of Langata
Her hobbies include hiking, backpacking like an 80s hippie and hot yoga
George Were is a Sales and Marketing professional with over 10 years of diversified experience having worked in marketing, retail operations and commercials in the Oil and Gas Industry.
Esther works as a management consultant with a focus on business analytics and innovation. She has over a decade of experience in development of award winning marketing campaigns.
Communications Specialist with 15 years of experience in the communications field. Highly organized expert in web and print content development and public speaking.
Mr. Alex Wachira is a dynamic marketing enthusiast and professional with about a decade’s worth of experience in teaching and consulting in the industry.
Having over 15 years experience, Catherine has worked in various sectors and successfully transformed brands in some of the leading companies in E.Africa.
She holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing (CIM) and is pursuing and MBA in Marketing. Catherine is a creative mind and loves storytelling. She is on a mission to empower the next generation, through mentorship, paving the way for their personal growth and unlocking a world of opportunities for professional growth. She is dedicated to making a positive impact and contributing to the success of organizations with her strategic brilliance.
He is an experienced marketing and business development professional in B2C, B2B and B2G for over 17 years. Results oriented and has excelled in identifying customer needs and providing solution.
Has effectively handled major assignments including new product development and introduction, brand building, trade marketing management, distribution management and projects management.
Demonstrated competencies in Strategy formulation and execution, Sales Maximization, Negotiations, Customer relationships, Corporate Communication and Stakeholder Management.
Seasoned Trade Judge
• Appointed Senior Trade Judge by MSK during the Annual ASK Nairobi International Show - 2019.
• Appointed Judge by Kenya Libraries Association (KLA) during their Annual Library of the Year Awards (Maktaba Awards) in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Jackson Ilasemwa Gevera is a highly experienced and accomplished Marketing and Branding Practitioner with over 15 years experience in driving business growth and development
Jackson is a master of customer service, marketing strategy being a specialist in product redesign, repositioning and promotion and has a deep understanding of managing, motivating and leading sales teams. He raises the flag in Brand positioning, customer attraction and retention with string acuemen in business planning, contract negotiation, communications design, implementation and monitoring, market research, analysis and budgeting.
He currently sits on the Boards of Marketing Society of Kenya, chairing the Learning and development committee, Boards of Various private schools and Not for profit organization, and Mentors many young persons in business from Small and Small and medium enterprises.
He continues evolving in his Marketing career journey being a holder of bachelor of commerce with a Major in Marketing form the UON, a Masters of Project Management from the JKUAT and currently pursuing a PHD in Business development with a Major in Marketing from one of the leading public universities in Kenya.
Being a great Soccer Fun ,he has been a Chelsea FC Loyal supporter for over 25 years
Florah is a seasoned marketing professional with a decade- long track record driving impactful marketing initiatives in both agency and corporate environments.
Has immense expertise in crafting and executing successful GTM strategies that not only ensure maximum market penetration and revenue growth but also adapt to evolving market landscapes. Her approach blends strategic vision with hands-on execution, leveraging data-driven insights and industry trends to drive innovative marketing solutions.
She thrives in collaborative environments, inspiring teams to achieve and exceed set objectives through a combination of creativity and strategic acumen.
Currently she is Integrated Marketing & communications manager-SSA at TRANSSION, where she is navigating the dynamic landscape of Sub-Saharan Africa's diverse markets as she develops strategies that resonate across cultures and diverse audiences.
Benson is a professional in marketing and sales, communications, and customer service in the hotel industry and tours and travel and event management with over 15 years of Experience
He has professional qualifications in sales, marketing, journalism, and public relations and has had a robust career spanning these fields for over 15 years.
Benson is passionate about building mutually beneficial partnerships and brand relatability with target audiences.
He is a member of the Marketing Society of Kenya and is also a rotarian.
Brian Njagi is a Creative Director whose distinguishing characteristic is cutting edge creative that pushes boundaries. He is a seasoned creative who has worked on international brands as Netflix, Airtel, WWF, Total, Coca Cola
Gladys Warindi possesses extensive expertise as a digital marketing strategist, having amassed a decade-long tenure in this domain. Throughout her career, she has continually demonstrated exceptional achievements
Gladys has exhibited her exceptional abilities in formulating and implementing highly influential marketing and communication strategies across various channels for esteemed organizations including Brookside, PZ Cussons, KWAL, Coca-Cola, Betway, and NIVEA, among others. This serves as evidence of her aptitude for fostering innovation and revitalizing brand encounters on a nationwide level.
In addition to her notable accomplishments in the corporate space, Gladys possesses a profound enthusiasm for disseminating her strategic expertise and abilities. She plays an active role in fostering the development of future digital marketers by conducting workshops for students at Strathmore University and USIU.
Recognized as one of the Top 25 Women in Digital in 2018, Gladys remains a prominent figure in the ever-evolving realm of digital marketing, exerting a significant influence on both brands and professionals.
A seasoned content creator and digital strategist with 10 years communication experience across East Africa and West Africa. Francis joined the advertising industry 14 years ago as a copywriter and worked with Unilever
Two years later, due to his passion for digital marketing – he was tasked with setting up the first digital unit within SCANAD.
12 strong years later, through his leadership – SCANAD Digital changed the face of digital marketing in the region. Leading teams and brands in sparking conversations, delivering measurable results and creating a unique connection with consumers all because of their unique take on digital and mobile marketing.
He oversaw work on PSK, L’Oreal, Jambojet, STANBIC, KRA, RUBIS, APA Diageo, Sanlam amongst other local and international brands.
He is currently the VP, Kenya at IndaHash - the world’s largest influencer management solution, helping businesses power their growth through influencer marketing
George is a passionate and dynamic marketing professional with over 9 years of experience in banking, FMCG and Insurance Industry.
He is actively involved in developing, revamping and enhancement of banking products and product papers to provide a blend of collaborative and tailor-made solutions which have led to increased customer retention, product uptake and increase in the bank’s wallet share.
He currently serves as a Relationship Manager-Trade Finance at Family Bank Limited’s Commercial Banking Division and is a full member of the Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK).
Prior to this role, he has previously served in various capacities at Family Bank Limited, Faulu Microfinance Bank and Excel Chemicals Limited.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, BBM (Marketing Option) from Moi University and is currently pursuing a Master in Business Administration (Marketing Option) degree programme at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology (JKUAT). Moreover, he also holds a Certificate in Salesforce Development Programme from Strathmore University Business School and a Certificate in Credit Management from the Kenya School of Credit Management
Lilian is a self-driven and highly accomplished Marketing Strategist Practitioner leveraging a solid finance, sales, and service background
Lilian possesses proven ability to adapt pragmatic methods that blend international perspectives and local market knowledge. Proven record of 12+ years of strategic business development, sales and Account management, resulting in substantial revenue growth.
Her specialties include; Lead generation, Business development, Brand management, Product knowledge, strategic management, Digital marketing, Market research and Social media. She has been recognized as the Top students of the MSK Marketers Practitioner’s Course, January 2022 class and also the 2nd Runner-up Best student in the Practitioners Diploma in Marketing Course _ December 2022 KASNEB Exam Series.
Lilian is a member of Agricultural Society of Kenya (ASK), Mombasa Branch and had Judged The Mombasa International show from 6th-10th September 2023. She is equally passionate about mentoring the upcoming generation of marketing mavericks and is honored to engage in Mentorship Program at Marketing Society of Kenya
With over 13 years of experience in traditional & digital marketing, I've excelled in strategic planning and managing operations.
As a proven social media influencer, I've ranked among Kenya's top influencers, where I blend adaptability with digital journalism and SME management for comprehensive expertise.
Mercy Mukami Nderitu is the Brand Champion for Youth Products at Postbank Kenya. She possesses a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field of Development Communication
Mercy is deeply committed to advancing financial literacy and inclusion, particularly among the youth. She combines her expertise in development communication with a genuine passion for fostering financial empowerment and inclusion among the youth. Her contributions have not only earned recognition for Postbank but have also positively impacted the lives of many young individuals in Kenya.
She is an active participant in community service initiatives, with a strong focus on education and environmental conservation.
Austin is a multi-skilled Sales and Marketing professional with over 10 years of experience in diverse industries. He has built strong client relationships in FMCG, service sector and corporate sustainability.
Yvonne is a seasoned, strategic, results-driven commercial professional, with a strong passion towards combining finance, marketing, business development and client relationship management..
Doncaster Maboha has over 10 years of expertise in the media industry, public relations, and communications.
He specializes in branding, leveraging brands to tell stories in many ways and creating strong brand awareness, visibility, and brand purpose while fostering good relationships with other organizations.
He is the CEO of Don's Image Consultant
She is the MD of Branoy Media Solutions, a company dealing with outdoor, print, broadcast and digital media.