Dashni Vilakazi

Dashni is the Managing Director of The MediaShop Johannesburg. She is an accomplished professional steeped in business, marketing and corporate strategy.
She has been the head of marketing at various organisations. She has spent over 20 years as an esteemed leader with the capability to assimilate new and complex environments and facilitate commercial gains through innovative and inventive solutions. She has implemented exponential improvements across the Financial Services, FMCG, Telecoms, QSR and Retail & Beverages sectors. Her visionary perspective has earned her opportunities to work on projects based globally from Lagos, Hong Kong, London, New York and Mumbai.
Dashni has an MBA (Cum Laude). Her aptitude is thorough in establishing robust strategic initiation and execution capabilities with a proven track record of bottom-line elevation. Dashni has lectured at the AAA School of Advertising and at the Red and Yellow School in Cape Town and is often a guest speaker at conferences and webinars.