The Zim Digital Awards previously known as the social media awards are presented and owned through a partnership between Creative Natives Africa and NK Digital. Creative Native Africa is a marketing, media and sales firm, that helps clients find, connect to and cultivate relationships with their customers.
NK Digital is a digital marketing training and mentoring company that has partnered with Internationally recognized certification body DMI; Digital Marketing Institute. Course content offered is validated by the industry leaders such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, IBM, Microsoft and many others ensuring the content is relevant and all student are industry ready.
These awards aim to recognize and award the best digital marketing projects, agencies, marketers and influencers in the industry each year. The 2019 Zim Digtial Awards include 11 Digital Marketing categories recognizing all aspects of digital marketing, from strategy to distribution and 20 Social Media Categories.
Bukhosi Mhlanga is a Zimbabwean based Entrepreneur, Web Developer, Digital Marketer and Operations Practitioner. Additionally, Bukhosi provides consultancy services on cryptocurrencies as well as consultancy to Startups. Bukhosi is co-founder and CEO of Free Web Hosting Africa, director at Creative Natives Africa, as well as co-host of two radio shows on Heart & Soul Radio.
Nikolina Kobali is fully committed to bringing innovative digital marketing solutions through high-performing, result oriented training, mentoring and expert services. She has actively trained and mentored more than 300 sales and marketing professionals and business owners all across the country of Zimbabwe, providing engaging & informative training focused on real and tangible results.
Amanda Marufu is a Digital Marketer, Writer and Producer working under NK Digital who co-founded and launched a production company known as Visual Sensation with the aim of reaching people through media and spreading awareness. The first production under it being #NoFilter which is brand for African Women by African Women aimed at providing women around Africa with a voice.
Kudzanai Thondhlana is a Digital Marketer, Business Developer, Salesman and Media Practitioner. Kudzanai is co-founder and Director of Creative Natives Africa, a Marketing, Media and Sales firm. He was also a founding member of the tribe of influencers, which hosted the inaugural Zim Sosh Awards and additionally is a producer and presenter on Heart and Soul Radio, as well as a contributing editor for The Observer Zim.