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TROPICS MAGAZINE To Unveil Top 200 #TropicsChangemakers

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TROPICS MAGAZINE to unveil its Top 200 #TropicsChangemakers of 2018 this coming Saturday 3rd November 2018 online. Mr. Rakesh WAHI (Founder of ABN Group, a media holding company for CNBC Africa and Forbes Africa), Alize UTTERYN (Founder and CEO of ALIZELAVIE CORPORATION), Dr. Tokie LAOTAN-BROWN (Indigenous Architect and Cultural Economist), Grace O. Wallace (Creative Director at Grace Wallace Fashion Luxury Designs), Mr. Cedrick A. Todwell (Commercial Director at Sistema Biobolsa), Fred Ebami (Multi Awards-Winning Pop Artist) & Daniella JACQUES (President of Women Entrepreneur Chamber of Commerce of Haiti), Mrs. Dina MENDES (CEO and Cofounder of HD Consulting), Ms. Beth Malatji (Managing Director of Startup Grind – Johannesburg and CEO/Founder of ReBeth Wines and Coffee) Among the 200 Amazing #TropicsChangemakers by TROPICS MAGAZINE.



JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA — (TROPICS HOLDINGS Ltd. – October 28, 2018) –  TROPICS MAGAZINE announces its first annual #TropicsChangemakers List, which highlights women and men who have made an impact over the years in everything from Arts and Culture to Politics, Education to Technology, Fashion to the Environment, and Healthcare to Journalism. The list will be featured in TROPICS MAGAZINE starting with its October issue, available in both print and digital editions. A panel event recognizing twelve (12) of these powerful individuals was held on Saturday, October 20 at the Parktonian Protea Hotel by Marriott in Johannesburg, South Africa.


The 2018 #TropicsChangemakers Laureates by TROPICS MAGAZINE and the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT are a collection of the most effective business and social entrepreneurs on the planet. Over the years, these laureates have continued to do amazing things. And so, it’s time to recognize the best of the best to drive the movement forward.

« This year’s #TropicsChangemakers List honorees are brainy, bold and brilliant and we are thrilled to be able to feature them and their outstanding accomplishments, » said Ms. Venicia GUINOT, Multi Awards-Winning Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the awards-winning TROPICS MAGAZINE. « From grassroots visionaries to well-known personalities, all of them exude passion for what they do and will undoubtedly inspire our readers. »

This year, the #TropicsChangemakers List pays homage to disruptors and innovators across different sectors. These personalities were selected for spearheading innovation in their companies or startups, rolling out visionary products, demonstrating outstanding leadership qualities and holding a successful commercial track record.  

The nomination and selection process was done by the TROPICS MAGAZINE editorial team in consultation with a panel of industry leaders at the TROPICS BUSINESS SUMMIT with experience and insight into start-ups and entrepreneurship.



For over eight (8) years, TROPICS MAGAZINE has featured the success stories of Africa and the world’s most influential individuals. It is an essential Fashion, Business and Lifestyle bible for emerging and established leaders to keep abreast of the finer things in life. The magazine is published (bi)monthly and delivered to the doorstep of global C-suite executives and top-tier professionals. It is also available in a digital/tablet edition and online at , with both platforms providing exclusive digital content.


Join us online or simply follow the hashtag #TropicsChangemakers to meet our TOP 200 #TropicsCangemakers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

Alternatively, kindly browse this link to view all profiles : and be sure to follow them right away on social media.

SAVE THE DATE : Saturday 3rd November 2018.





For more information, please contact:

Venicia Guinot, Executive Chairwoman and Founder

Telephone : +27 (0) 72 749 2347 / 060 860 1349

Email : /


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