The Enterprise Development Hub (redHUB) at REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL hosted an informative webinar on 07 October 2020 at 11h00. The webinar focused on innovation and entrepreneurship and showcased a job creation entrepreneurial venture.
The webinar was facilitated by Tasneem Mahomed and the panel consisted of Waseem Carrim (CEO of the NYDA), Wayne Barr (Director of Spudz Funky Fries) and Andrew Ngidi (Chairperson of SANTACO KZN Youth League and a Director of Spudz Funky Fries).
The entrepreneurial and job creation venture showcased was Spudz Funky Fries which is an epitome of entrepreneurial innovation. Spudz Funky Fries is a youth employment initiative that is set to be rolled out nationally.
Skillfully moderated by Tasneem Mahomed, together with Waseem Carrim, the webinar drew parallels between innovation and entrepreneurship. The importance of youth development and the available support stirred up much interest. These are positive contributions to recalibrate, reboot, and rebuild the economy.
The demonstration by Spudz Funky Fries prototype showcased the simplicity and ease at which youth job creation can be accomplished. Andrew Ngidi described the mode of operation of the venture and the success it could achieve in a very short time. Details about the genesis of the job creation venture and the plans going forward relating to the rollout drew praise from the facilitator and positive reaction from participants.