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Founder, The Voice within Shammah events ltd 

Nomalanga Sitole is the Founder of The Voice Within Shammah Events Pty Ltd, one of Africa’s finest storytellers and Communicator Extraordinaire. She is a rare combination of entrepreneur, Inspirational Speaker, Facilitator, MC, Program Director / Propeller, Voice-over-artist, Author and TV presenter (Teen Scene Youth Edutainment Program) with over 20 years of broadcasting, and 15 years event management and marketing leadership experience.

A multi-award winning, expert facilitator with an exceptional work ethic, Nomalanga is able to bring dynamic energy, enthusiasm, capture hearts and engage minds to any event that she hosts. Notable events and conferences including face-to-face, online and hybrid that she has hosted include the following:

Caxton Magazine events , Mrs South Africa Semi and Quarter Finals, Lionesses of Africa Business Agility and Demo Days, Lioness Lean In Events (Botswana and Lesotho), Lionesses of Africa-The Business of Funding Podcast, Financial Services staff and client events (Nedbank | Liberty | Investec | ABSA, FNB, Hollard, Access Bank South Africa), NMISA Gala Dinners, ABSIP Women’s Breakfast, AWIEF Women’s events, Gauteng Legislature 5th & 6th Annual Vita Basadi Awards, Set up a Start Up Southern Africa & Africa Start-up Ecosystem Builders, Ace Models International Conferences, Pick n Pay In Retail Store Announcer, Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA-3 Day Hybrid Conference), South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) Gala Dinners, Construction Industry Development Board (CIBD) Gala Awards.

As a change agent, with an entrepreneurial spirit and a global perspective she has carved out a corporate reputation as one of the best business-to-business Facilitators, MC, Program Director / Propeller and has received several awards and accolades for her work, Finalist – Margaret Hirsch’s Women in Business 2017/18, ZAA Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2015 and Nedbank Top Achiever 2008, Finalist and 2nd Runner Up Standard Bank Top Women Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2021, MentHer Top 20 Social Impact Founders List 2022.

Through her booklet (first released in 2018 at a Boxer Youth Leadership Program Bootcamp) entitled Be Authentic | Be Bold | Be You, Nomalanga has become a recognised voice of hope and inspiration, equipping young people to rise up into a fulfilling life through their faith, authenticity, confidence and self-worth. She believes every youth can be a world changer and history maker, simply by cultivating their gifts and talents. During the pandemic she certified as a Neuro-life Transformational Coach.