SAABC Springs into Hope

SAABC Springs into Hope

February 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

Experience a beautiful South African evening in South Florida.                 Upscale networking, luxury auction, and fundraising for A Spring of Hope. Friday, March 21, 2014 at 6PM — Delray Beach, Florida  REGISTER NOW Join us for a spectacular evening of upscale networking and socializing with old friends – […]

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A message from SA's Ambassador to US on Mandela's passing

A message from SA’s Ambassador to US on Mandela’s passing

December 8, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool shared this heart-warming message to South Africans across America following the passing of Madiba. The Ambassador was imprisoned on Robbin Island with Mandela.  

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How to register to vote in South Africa's elections

How to register to vote in South Africa’s elections

November 30, 2013 | Comments (0)

South Africa will soon be going to the polls. The Electoral Amendment Act 2013 gives all South African citizens the right to register and vote abroad in national elections. Who can register abroad? To register abroad as a voter, you must: be a South African citizen be at least 16 years old (you can only […]

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He defined the experience of using the telephone

He defined the experience of using the telephone

March 5, 2013 | Comments (0)

Born in Johannesburg on Feb. 28, 1918, and reared nearby in Germiston, where his parents owned a grocery store and tearoom, the late John Karlin is considered the father of human-factors engineering in American industry. Karlin earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, psychology and music, and a master’s degree in psychology, both from the University of Cape […]

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SAABC hosts SA Ambassador in Florida

SAABC hosts SA Ambassador in Florida

June 1, 2012 | Comments (0)

RECENT EVENTS: SAABC recently hosted South Africa’s Ambassador to the United States Ebrahim Rasool on a visit to south Florida. A key objective for the Ambassador is to build relationship with the South African diaspora and he has asked SAABC to facilitate introductions to SA business professionals working across the US. The Ambassador is eager […]

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Bootstrapping a Multi-Million Dollar Start-Up

Bootstrapping a Multi-Million Dollar Start-Up

May 24, 2012 | Comments (0)

PERSONALITY PROFILE: Gary Levitt Founder and CEO, Mad Mimi It was the music world that led him from Johannesburg to New York. But how did this entrepreneur end up being the founder of an e-business with revenues of almost $8 million? Gary Levitt of Mad Mimi shares with SAABC his fascinating journey, perspectives and philosophies. […]

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Riding the Big Waves to Success

Riding the Big Waves to Success

May 17, 2012 | Comments (0)

PERSONALITY PROFILE: Chris Bertish. Big Wave Surf Champion. Cape Town born surfer Chris Bertish entered the leagues of the great surfing championsof the world when he was crowned winner of the 2009/2010 Mavericks Surf Contest® Presented by Sony Ericsson and Barracuda Networks. Mavericks off Half Moon Bay ‘s Pillar Point near San Francisco is home […]

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Racing his way to stardom & Time Square billboards

Racing his way to stardom & Time Square billboards

May 3, 2012 | Comments (0)

PERSONALITY PROFILE: Dion von Moltke. Race car driver, Miami, USA. It was a bribe from dad that started “Africa’s 2nd Best Driver” Dion von Moltke racing when he was 13 years old. “My father said he’d buy me a go-cart if I switched schools’” said Dion, who was not excelling in the computer-oriented school he […]

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"South Africans driving innovation" at Stanford

“South Africans driving innovation” at Stanford

May 2, 2012 | Comments (0)

RECENT EVENTS: Tuesday, May 1, 2012  - Palo Alto, California.           Over 70 South African professionals and our affiliates descended on Stanford Graduate School of Business recently for our SAABC event “South Africans Driving Innovation”. See our photo gallery for visuals of this stellar community of business leaders and entrepreneurs who came in from […]

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