Shana Derman

Entrepreneur, Technology Specialist, Privacy and Security Advocate

about

Shana Derman

Name: Shana Derman

Date of birth: 16-05

Nationality: South African

About Me

I am a mom, a wife, a friend and a daughter. I am also an inventor, a business owner, a technology enthusiast, a strategist and an entrepreneur. I am passionate about connecting, sharing, and continuous learning (coupled with continuous sharing). What makes me happy? My family, dancing, my friends, sharing, giving, laughing and creating.

Hobbies

writing | walking | building websites | blogging | vision boarding

Latest Tweet

RT @LinVlinder:Dreams will get you started but in the end you're going to need some action too. 🦄 #mondaymotivation https://t.co/ULLnVZyqNP  - @shanak

education

Skills

Professional

Entrepreneurship
95%
HTML
95%
Public Speaking
90%
Fund Raising
80%
Business Development
90%

Intermediate

Android
82%
iOS
50%
Project Management
75%
WordPress Development
80%

Beginner

iOS
50%

2017

Bocconi

Entrepreneurship

Participation in the 6-week online course on Entrepreneurship, organized within the Adansonia research project of Bocconi University financed by CEPR.

2008

Maxum Business Incubator, Meridian International Center

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in South Africa – The Center for Women and Information Technology

2006

Microsoft

Microsoft Solution Selling For Partners

2007

Cape Chamber

Integrated Small Business Development (iSBDP)

2002-2004

University of Cape Town

Major in Information Systems

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2006

Damelin

Project Management, Information Systems

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2015

Coursera

Gamification

Gamification is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as business and social impact challenges. The course has taught the mechanisms of gamification, why it has such tremendous potential, and how to use it effectively.

experience

Work Experience

2010-Present

IntelliCred

CEO and Co-Founder

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2011-2012

Pragmatic Works

Business Development Manager

2011-2012

Times Media / Business Day

Senior Business Analyst

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2007-2009

Maxxor

CEO

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2004-2007

Maxxor

Business Development

2003

Fedics Food Services

Technical Support

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2000-2002

Old Mutual

CBR Consultant

process

Work Process

  • Discover

    1
  • Idea

    2
  • Design

    3
  • Develop

    4
  • Test

    5
  • Launch

    6

portfolio

facts

Fun Facts

  • 4

    Businesses Owned

  • 45

    Websites Built

  • 50000

    Hours Worked

  • 3

    Awards Won

Musings

Musings

contact

Contact Me

Location: South Africa
Email: me@shanakay.com
Phone: Email me

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