As part of our strategic objectives, Urban Brew Studios focuses on transformation in the workplace. We also encourage ambitious, hard-working, loyal and fun-loving people from all walks of life to visit us and consider partnering with the team!
Calvin SefalaChief Executive Officer (Acting)
In charge of the overall success of the company, including strategic direction, culture and values. With more than 12 years’ experience, half in the media industry, Calvin has participated in various boards in South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya. He is a full member of SAICA and the Institute of Directors SA. Calvin enjoys a good laugh and watches entertaining comedy.
Lufuno SiphuguHead of Finance (Acting)
Accountable for financial oversight and management, governance including audit, risk management and internal controls of the company. Worked across various industries for more than 12 years, representing different management and board structures across the African continent, including South Africa, Kenya and Ghana. Audited across various industries including Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Motor industry, Construction and Services, as a full member of SAICA.
Ryan PaulsenBusiness Operations Manager
Responsible for the efficient business operations across the company, whilst driving business KPIs and streamlining systems and processes. Experienced in front of the camera as a TV presenter for a national brand, and over a decade of experience with multinational companies across the Middle East & Africa managing a $400M portfolio. Ryan enjoys his classic cars and traveling the world.
Adelaide Joshua-HillHead of Content and Platforms
Leading, guiding and mentoring the team to deliver value, by creating world class productions. Adelaide has over a decade of experience within the television industry, having worked across different genres on live and pre-record shows such as YOTV, Live AMP and iKhaya. Previous experience includes being a youth educator, developing young minds to explore their creativity and unleash their potential.
Kenosi MsibiHuman Resources Manager
Provides overall HR leadership for Urban Brew Studios, including the implementation and management of strategic HR initiatives. Key focus areas include the retention and development of key talent, since joining the company nearly 3 years ago. She gained additional experience working in Insurance, IT and Radio. Kenosi is fun loving and enjoys having a great time.
Theunis Du ToitHead of Facilities
Responsible for managing all technical facilities, infrastructure and teams, Theunis drives the technical expansion of facilities in line with the long-term business strategy. With more than 12 years’ experience in the media industry, including sound engineering, music composition, audio and TV studio construction, live sound engineering, music copyright and lecturing. Theunis also enjoys playing his favourite guitar.
Tshepo MashishiHead of Urban Rhythm Factory (Acting)
Tshepo joined the team in 2010 as an audio-post engineer and composer and now heads up the sound and music department at Urban Brew Studios. Being equipped with a BA in Motion Pictures, majoring in Sound Design, has helped him lead a competent team of composers and audio technicians. Tshepo also enjoys the piano and is an avid piano player.
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Work with us
At Urban Brew Studios, we are PASSIONATE, INNOVATIVE and CREATIVE! We love what we do and enjoy delivering the best quality standards to our clients. We’re a fun bunch and enjoy a healthy balance between work and play! Visit us at our Johannesburg offices, drop us an email or give us a call today!
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