Louis JR Tshakoane is a social & serial entrepreneur who at the age of 16 was given training equipment worth $200 000 by billionaire Sir Richard Branson to open a community gymnasium called Botho Gym; powered by Virgin Active. This initiative was started with the aim of empowering and igniting the fitness passions of previously disadvantaged youth in the township of Tembisa.
In 2008 he received an International Certification from Autodesk in 3D Design, Character Animation and Special Effects.
Between ages 17 & 18 he was a Marketing Consultant for international companies Lamborghini and UBS AG in attracting high-net worth individuals to purchase luxury products and wealth management services.
He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Marketing Management at the University of South Africa (UNISA)
Louis JR has also worked as General Manager at Avatar Agency which is the biggest black owned Digital Marketing Agency in South Africa. Under the mentorship of its CEO, World Economic Forum Global Youth Leader Mr. Zibusiso Mkhwanazi. Louis has spent the last year at the company to learn and lead a company of over 30 experienced digital marketers servicing clients such as SAA, KPMG, Brand South Africa, BET, BCX, Fox International Channels as well as National Geographic Africa.
He has been CEO and Head of Design at Frame Digital Media for 4 years; a multimedia services company that provides graphic design, website design & content marketing in South Africa. It’s purpose is to cater for well established businesses that desire professional, accountable and beautiful digital marketing expertise.
Louis JR Tshakoane currently serves as the Founder & President of Undercover Millionaires International, which is an exclusive professional business network, wealth academy and luxury brand. With a core focus on personal development, business opportunities and social responsibility. – www.undercovermillionaires.com.